THE INVENTION OF ANGELA CARTER & THE BLOODY CHAMBER
In this fascinating new biography, Edmund Gordon follows in Angela Carter’s footsteps to uncover a life rich in incident and adventure, and as modern and unconventional as anything in her fiction. With unrestricted access to her manuscripts, letters and journals, and informed by dozens of interviews with her friends and family, this major biography offers a definitive portrait of one of our most dazzling writers.
The jacket features illustration by Olaf Hajek, whose work also adorns a new Vintage Classics hardback edition of The Bloody Chamber.
Both books are available now from Penguin Random House