Eight Days Left

Eight Days Left is a new short story that was commissioned by Manchester Literature Festival and Manchester Art Gallery in … More

Drawn from Life

Alex Clark mentioned Black Teeth and a Brilliant Smile in her cover feature for this weekend’s Guardian alongside Edward St … More

Common People

Look out for Common People: An Anthology of Working-Class Writers, which is published by Unbound in May 2019. I have … More


Backlisted Podcast is hosted by John Mitchinson and Andy Miller, and produced by Matt Hall. Each week a classic or … More