Student Fiction

Blue Speedwell

Tatiana Strauss

It was all the giant, pulley-type things and strange machinery painted in thick yellows and blues that came first, riding...

NOONE

Paul Howarth

Extract from an early draft of a novel set in Queensland, Australia, in 1877 My first real experience of the...

The Big Other

Matthew Mooney

Extract from a novel Men hate condoms but can’t admit why. Usually our excuse is the extra pressure they bring...

(Touch)

Malachi McIntosh

Chapter one of a novel * Boom. The crash rattles the house, knocks flat all the ornaments on her television...

The Attendant

Jehangir Jilani

Extract from a novel ‘Where’s your Mummy, Henry?’ Ellie asked. The boy must have been about four. He was a...