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A Short Affair


Simon Oldfield, director of the acclaimed Pin Drop storytelling studio, brings together a beautiful anthology of short stories. A Short Affair features the giants of the short form – A L Kennedy, Will Self, Lionel Shriver, Nikesh Shukla, Ben Okri, Elizabeth Day and Claire Fuller – alongside new voices from the prodigious Pin Drop short story award.
Illuminating, beautiful, haunting and always interesting, A Short Affair is a vibrant anthology bringing you the very best in short story writing.

© Francesca Oldfield / Pin Drop Studio

Simon Oldfield is Artistic Director and Co-founder of Pin Drop, the short fiction and arts studio that presents world-renowned authors, artists, actors and thinkers at iconic institutions across the globe. Simon brings extraordinary people together to collaborate on a critically acclaimed arts programme, including Pin Drop's literature programme at the Royal Academy of Arts.

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK (September 17, 2020)
  • Length: 416 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781471147333