Flappers and Philosophers
Published in 1920 following the success of the novel This Side of Paradise, Fitzgerald's first collection of short stories includes many of his finest. 'The Offshore Pirate', 'Bernice Bobs Her Hair', 'The Ice Palace' and 'Benediction' present his archetypal Jazz Age heroines, the beautiful and wilful young women who became a hallmark of his fiction. Part of the Cambridge Edition series, this volume includes notes and details of the stories' composition and publication history.
The English Spy
This first novel by Scottish playwright and storyteller, Donald Smith is set in 18th century Edinburgh, as Union between Scotland and England hung in the balance. Venturing into the ancient city, English propagandist and spy, Daniel Foe engages with a beautiful Jacobite agent and uncovers a nest of vipers.