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Ten Stories About Smoking

Ten Stories About Smoking

(2011)
A collection of stories by

 

"Love, loss and recovery are the real themes of these quiet, haunting stories, which add up into an unexpectedly powerful book. An impressive debut."
Aravind Adiga


"In this remarkable collection, Stuart Evers winds a course through worlds of yearning, secrets and mortification in prose as lithe as a ribbon of smoke."
Wells Tower


"Evers has found possibility in even the bleakest and smallest of lives, with each delicately linked not only by a cigarette but also by a glimpse into how terrifyingly empty a life can be."
David Vann


"With powerfully understated writing, Evers has an eye for the humor that lives alongside sadness, and above all for the humanity in the smallest of actions."
Evie Wyld


This title features ten stories of allure, betrayal, nostalgia, solitude, seduction, damage, desire and loss; of silence broken by the click of a lighter; insomnia defined by a glowing ember; a magician's trick; a lover's scent; and, a final wish. These are stories that go to the heart of things.

 
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Paperback Editions

March 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: Ten Stories about Smoking
Author(s): Stuart Evers
ISBN: 0-330-52516-6 / 978-0-330-52516-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

March 2011 : UK Paperback
Title: Ten Stories About Smoking (Boxed Edition)
Author(s): Stuart Evers
ISBN: 0-330-52515-8 / 978-0-330-52515-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

March 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Ten Stories about Smoking
Author(s): Stuart Evers
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon UK   



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