Calendar Girl

Imprint: Serpent's Tail
Subject: Fiction, Crime

Calendar Girl

Stella Duffy

eBook (ePUB/MOBI)?
9781847659729 (31 Oct 2012)
£7.99

About the book

Stand-up comic Maggie has fallen for "the girl with the Kelly McGillis body", a mysterious woman who can't commit herself. Meanwhile, South London detective Saz is hot on the trail of a woman known only as "September", who commutes between London and New York in a whirlwind of drug smuggling, gambling, and high-class prostitution. A murder brings Saz and Maggie and their respective mysteries together. Smart and sexy, Calendar Girl is a thriller high on attitude and eroticism.

About the author

Stella Duffy has written thirteen novels published in fifteen languages, over fifty short stories, and ten plays. She has twice won Stonewall Writer of the Year and twice won the CWA Short Story Dagger. She adapted her novel State of Happiness for film with Zentropa/Fiesta, and HBO have optioned her Theodora novels for a TV mini-series. Her story collection, Everything is Moving, Everything is Joined, and her Doctor Who novella Anti-Hero were published in 2014.
Stella is also a theatre-maker; Associate Artist with Improbable, Artistic Director of Shaky Isles Theatre, founder of The Chaosbaby Project. She is the Co-Director of Fun Palaces, the campaign for greater engagement for all - in ALL culture.

Reviews

?An unusual, cleverly constructed recital of deception... The downbeat denouement packs an unexpected, morbid wallop? San Francisco Examiner ?Funny, sharp and sexy... An impressive debut? Telegraph ?Fast, witty and clever... with cracking dialogue and exuberant characters? The Times

Additional Information

Imprint: Serpent's Tail
Subject: Fiction, Crime