The New Granta Book of the Family
Excerpt from ‘Good Raymond’ Copyright © 1998 by Richard Ford for The New Yorker. Reprinted by permission of International Creative Management, Inc.
‘Doing the Paperwork’ by David Goldblatt. Copyright © 2008 by David Goldblatt. Reprinted by permission of the author.
‘Are We Related?’ from Remind Me Who I Am, Again by Linda Grant. Copyright © 1998 by Linda Grant. Reprinted by permission of Granta Books and AP Watt Ltd.
‘Like an Episode of LA Law’ from The Mistress’s Daughter by A. M. Homes. Copyright © 2007 by A. M. Homes. Reprinted in the UK by permission of Granta Books. Reprinted in the US by permission of Viking Penguin, a division of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
‘Big Milk’ from Why Don’t You Stop Talking by Jackie Kay. Copyright © Jackie Kay 2002. Reprinted by permission of Pan Macmillan, London.
‘A Blow to the Head’ by A. L. Kennedy. Copyright © 2000 by A. L. Kennedy. Reprinted by permission of Antony Harwood Ltd.
‘The Umbrella’ from Midnight All Day by Hanif Kureishi. Copyright © 1999 by Hanif Kureishi. Reproduced in the UK by permission of Faber and Faber Ltd. Reprinted in the US with the permission of Scribner, a division of Simon & Schuster, Inc., from Intimacy and Midnight All Day: A Novel and Stories. Copyright © 1998, 1999 by Hanif Kureishi. All rights reserved.
‘Early Retirement’ from Family Romance by John Lanchester. Reprinted in the UK by permission of Faber and Faber Ltd. Reprinted in the US by permission of AP Watt Ltd.
Excerpt from ‘This Be The Verse’ taken from High Windows © The Estate of Philip Larkin. Reprinted in the UK by permission of Faber and Faber Ltd. Reprinted in the US by permission of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC.