About the Book
Eight short stories: "Miss Mauritius is Missing!", "Old Hat," "Little Privacy, Please," "Misalliance," "Ship of Fools," "A Green Girl," "The Duke of Alvahria," "Droll Story."
A sex farce set in the Bahamas, a political comedy in a Canadian suburb, a tale of break-ups and breakdowns in the Philippines...as well as travels to distant planets inhabited by beautiful women, imaginary medieval kingdoms, revisted Greek myths...and more...feature in this book of lively, engaging tales.
Martin Phipps is the author of: The Sexes; The Concentrationists; More Wine?; Rue des Mensonges; Imaginary Friends; The Hard Way; and three books of short stories. He's written for the newsletter of The Anthony Burgess Center and of The International Anthony Burgess Foundation.