Aunt Mirrie And The Child



Short story by Kate Clanchy about what we inherit and what we pass on.

A new short story from award-winning author Kate Clanchy about what we inherit, and what we pass on.

Kate Clanchy was born and grew up in Scotland but now lives in Oxford. She is an award-winning novelist, short story writer and poet. Her work includes poetry collections 'Slattern', 'Samarkand' and 'Newborn' and the acclaimed novel 'Antigona and Me'. Her first novel, 'Meeting the English', was published by Picador in 2013 and was shortlisted for the 2013 Costa First Book Award.

'Aunt Mirrie and the Child' will appear in her forthcoming collection of short stories, 'The Not-Dead and the Saved', which will be published by Picador in 2015.

Producer: Mair Bosworth.