The Daylight and the Dust: Selected Short Stories

Author(s): Janet Frame; Michele S. Roberts (Introduction by)

Short Stories | NZ Fiction

'The Daylight and the Dust' is a comprehensive selection of Janet Frame's short stories. Written over four decades, they come from her classic prize-winning collection 'The Lagoon and Other Stories', right up to 'You Are Now Entering the Human Heart'.


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A collection of short stories by the author of An Angel at My Table.

She is a singular writer. No one is quite like her -- Eleanor Catton

Janet Frame (1924-2004) is New Zealand's most famous writer. She was a novelist, poet, essayist and short-story writer. Her autobiography inspired Jane Campion's acclaimed film, 'An Angel at My Table'. She was an honorary foreign member of the American Academy of Arts and Literature and won the Commonwealth Literature Prize. In 1983 she was awarded the CBE.

General Fields

  • : 9781844084623
  • : Little, Brown Book Group Limited
  • : Little Brown GBR
  • : July 2010
  • : 198mm X 126mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : July 2010
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Janet Frame; Michele S. Roberts (Introduction by)
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 823.914
  • : 304