Burning Your Boats

Burning Your Boats

The Collected Short Stories

by Salman Rushdie and Angela Carter

Hardback Publication Date: 01/04/1996

 
"From early reflections on jazz and Japan, through vigorous refashionings of vampires and werewolves, to stunning snapshots of real-life outcasts and the glorious but tainted world of "the rich and famous," this complete collection of Angela Carter's short stories gathers together four published books - Fireworks, The Bloody Chamber, Black Venus, American Ghosts and Old World Wonders - with her early work and uncollected stories."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
ISBN:
9780805044621
Category:
Fiction
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
01-04-1996
Language:
English
Publisher:
Henry Holt & Company
Country of origin:
United States
Dimensions (mm):
237.74x159x38.1mm
Weight:
0.75kg
Salman Rushdie

Sir Salman Rushdie has received many awards for his writing, including the European Union’s Aristeion Prize for Literature.

He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres.

In 1993 Midnight’s Children was judged to be the ‘Booker of Bookers’, the best novel to have won the Booker Prize in its first 25 years.

In June 2007 he received a knighthood in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

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