by Alex Preston (Editor)
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What is it to pursue a goal, to strive for an ideal, to follow a dream?These are the questions explored by The Balvenie in this unique collection compiled by award-winning novelist Alex Preston. The stories - from some of the brightest and most exciting voices writing today - tell of determination, endeavour and perseverance against the odds. They range across wildly different contexts and cultures, from the epic to the intimate, in fiction and non-fiction, illustrating and illuminating the outer limits of human character and achievement.With contributions from Max Porter, Kamila Shamsie, Daisy Johnson, Eley Williams, Michael Donkor, David Szalay, Yan Ge and many more.

Alex Preston (Collaborator), Eley Williams (Collaborator), David Szalay (Collaborator), Kamila Shamsie (Collaborator), Max Porter (Collaborator), Sara Collins (Collaborator), Daisy Johnson (Collaborator), Tash Aw (Collaborator), Peter Frankopan (Collaborator), Yan Ge (Collaborator), Lawrence Osborne (Collaborator), Katharine Kilalea (Collaborator), Michael Donkor (Collaborator), Benjamin Markovits (Collaborator), Sarah Churchwell (Collaborator)
Publication date
October 03, 2019
Paper ISBN
File size
1 MB