Will Self is the author of ten novels, five collections of shorter fiction, three novellas and five collections of non-fiction writing. His work has been translated into 22 languages, and his novel Umbrella was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
Books by Will Self
by Will Self
***Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2012***
Weaving together a dense tapestry of consciousness and a century of lived life, Will Self sets out to understand the nature of the modern world.
“There is a genius idea in this book … what I find very funny about his central conceit is that you have this misogynistic taxi-driver called Dave who rants away and his kids have been taken into custody.” Read more...
James Miller, Literary Scholar
Interviews with Will Self
Will Self on Literary Influences
Conventional prose fiction falls short of the mark, says English author Will Self. He tells us about his modernist novel Umbrella, what the real character of London is, and why he can’t stand the Olympics
Interviews where books by Will Self were recommended
The Best Apocalyptic Novels, recommended by James Miller
British novelist James Miller recommends his choice of the best apocalyptic novels