Imagined Slights

The James Lovegrove Collection


Classic SF—now available as an ebook for the first time!

An collection of previously unseen stories, favourites from Interzone magazine and contributions to numerous science fiction and fantasy anthologies, Imagined Slights showcases one of the most versatile and elegant writers on the genre scene today. Whether taking you through Britworld™—Britain turned into a theme park, exploring the possibilities of the lonely hearts ad in Thanatophile Seeks Similar, or imagining the disability of a child without wings in a world where wings are the norm in the moving short story, Wings, James Lovegrove is incapable of writing a dull sentence.

From the author of the acclaimed Pantheon series.

5th Jan 2011
292 pages

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James Lovegrove Collection

About the author

James Lovegrove is the author of nearly 60 books, including the New York Times bestselling Pantheon series, the Redlaw novels and the Dev Harmer Missions. He has produced five Sherlock Holmes novels and a Conan Doyle/Lovecraft mashup trilogy, The Cthulhu Casebooks. He has also written tie-in novels for the TV show Firefly. James has sold well over 50 short stories and published two collections, Imagined Slights and Diversifications. He has produced a dozen short books for readers with reading difficulties, and a four-volume fantasy saga for teenagers, The Clouded World, under the pseudonym Jay Amory. James has been shortlisted for numerous awards, including the Arthur C. Clarke Award, the John W. Campbell Memorial Award, the Bram Stoker Award, the British Fantasy Society Award and the Manchester Book Award. His short story “Carry The Moon In My Pocket” won the 2011 Seiun Award in Japan for Best Translated Short Story. His work has been translated into fifteen languages, and his journalism has appeared in periodicals as diverse as Literary Review, Interzone, BBC MindGames, All About History and Comic Heroes. He contributes a regular fiction-review column to the Financial Times and lives with his wife, two sons and tiny dog in Eastbourne.