Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2018

272 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474414852

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Twenty-First Century Popular Fiction

Edited by Bernice Murphy and Stephen Matterson

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Will be useful for teachers and lecturers who want to provide their students with a timely and accessible overview of current trends within contemporary popular fiction
  • Includes timely reassessments of recent fiction by established figures such as Stephen King, George R.R. Martin, Larry McMurtry, Neil Gaiman, J.K. Rowling, Jodi Picoult, China Miéville, Grant Morrison, Terry Pratchett and Nora Roberts
  • Also considers authors who have emerged more recently, amongst them Stephenie Meyer, Gillian Flynn, E.L. James, Hugh Howey, Cherie Priest, and Max Brooks
  • Includes upplementary material such recommended further reading at the end of each chapter will also be helpful for an academic/student audience