The anarchic relationships holding together a group of teen girls – whose lines between love and hate, jealousy and loyalty, are not so much drawn as they are furiously scribbled – are put to the test at an unforgettable birthday party.
From Kirsty Logan, Scott Prize-winning author of The Rental Heart and Other Stories and The Gracekeepers, Dog-Bait captures all the angst and uncertainty of adolescence with prose as sharp and jarring as a smashed kaleidoscope. Read Story
Steve has his own comic book store, a limitless supply of comic books, and all the time in the world to collect them. That should be enough. But eventually, everyone – even Steve – gets lonely. And when his time comes, he too has to learn that (eternal) life isn’t about what you spend it on – it’s about who you spend it with. Read Story
Romance is candlelight on cheekbones, blurring gazes and the press of heels on strange sheets. But what happens a year later? You’re sharing bath towels and bickering over who forgot to buy a light bulb. There is beauty in a familiar hand on the nape of your neck. There is love in waking up under a shared blanket. In Our House by the Sea is about the romance of domesticity. Read Story