Cover of Balancing on the Edge of the World

Balancing on the Edge of the World

Elizabeth Baines

These are stories concerned with ’power’, in all its forms - whether it be the hilarious tale of a naive screenwriter and the way her fledgeling script is abused by a film course, or the magical superhuman powers of a young child ignored by the numbing reality of parents getting divorced. They’re funny, and moving, and thoughtful - but above all, they’re short stories which celebrate how beguiling short stories can be. Read and be enchanted. Amazon review by Robert Shearman

Short stories
Publishing Details:
Salt, 2007

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