A Short Affair

Edited & Curated by Simon Oldfield, 2018

Publisher: Scribner/Simon & Schuster

ISBN: 978-1-4711-4732-8

Pages: 359

First edition hardback of A Short Affair with the orginal cover by Eddie Peake.


In this visually stunning collection, Simon Oldfield brings together eighteen original stories by bestselling authors, alongside exciting new voices from the annual Pin Drop Short Story Award, with a foreword by Tim Marlow, Artistic Director of the Royal Academy of Arts. 



Writers: Will Self, Elizabeth Day, Nikesh Shukla, Ben Okri, A. L. Kennedy, Claire Fuller, Anna Stewart, Craig Burnett, Anne O’Brien, Douglas W. Milliken, Bethan Roberts, Jarred McGinnis, Barney Walsh, Rebecca F. John, Joanna Campbell, Emily Bullock, Cherise Saywell and Lionel Shriver.


Artists: Eddie Peake, Gabriella Boyd, Jonathan Trayte, Luey Graves, Marco Palmieri, John Robertson, Coco Crampton, Fani Parali, Murray O’Grady, Kay Harwood, Pio Abad, Declan Jenkins, Mary Ramsden, Carla Busuttil, Jessy Jetpacks, Tim Ellis, Adam Shield and Nick Goss.


Cover artwork by Eddie Peake.