Male Tears

£8.99

A debut collection of stories that brings together over 15 years of work, Benjamin Myers lays bare the male psyche in all its fragility, complexity and failure, its hubris and forbidden tenderness. Farmers, fairground workers and wandering pilgrims, gruesome gamekeepers, bare-knuckle boxers and ex-cons with secret passions, the men that populate these unsettling, wild and wistful stories form a multi-faceted, era-spanning portrait of just what it means to be a man.

ISBN: 9781526611369 Author: Myers, Benjamin Publisher: Bloomsbury Publication Date: 20th January 2022 Imprint: Bloomsbury Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:23) Pages: 267 Language: English Edition: Short stories Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

‘One of the most singular, moving and crucial voices of our times’ David PeaceIn Male Tears, a debut collection of stories that brings together over fifteen years of work, Benjamin Myers lays bare the male psyche in all its fragility, complexity and failure, its hubris and forbidden tenderness. Farmers, fairground workers and wandering pilgrims, gruesome gamekeepers, bare-knuckle boxers and ex-cons with secret passions, the men that populate these unsettling, wild and wistful stories form a multi-faceted, era-spanning portrait of just what it means to be a man.

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