Angela Carter's Book of Wayward Girls and Wicked Women (VMC 2464)

Angela Carter's Book of Wayward Girls and Wicked Women (VMC 2464)

By: Angela Carter (author)Paperback

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This bestselling collection of stories extols the female virtues of discontent, sexual disruptiveness and bad manners Here are subversive tales - by Ama Ata Aidoo, Jane Bowles, Angela Carter, Colette, Bessie Head, Jamaica Kincaid and Katherine Mansfield among others - all have one thing in common: the wish to restore adventuresses and revolutionaries to their rightful position as models for all women Reflecting the wide-ranging intelligence and deliciously anarchic taste of Angela Carter, some of these stories celebrate toughness and resilience, some of them low cunning: all of them are about not being nice.

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About Author

One of Britain's most original writers, Angela Carter was highly lauded for her novels, short stories and journalism. She died in February 1992.

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/07/2016
  • ISBN13: 9780349008462
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 416
  • ID: 9780349008462
  • weight: 328
  • ISBN10: 0349008469

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