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Tales from the Folly

A Rivers of London Short Story Collection

Ben Aaronovitch



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Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc.
17 November 2020
Return to the world of Rivers of London in this first short story collection from #1 Sunday Times bestselling author, Ben Aaronovitch. Tales from the Folly is a carefully curated collection that gathers together previously published stories and brand-new tales in the same place for the first time. Each tale features a new introduction from the author, filled with insight and anecdote offering the reader a deeper exploration into this absorbing fictional world. This is a must read for any Rivers of London fan. Join Peter, Nightingale, Abigail, Agent Reynolds and Tobias Winter for a series of perfectly portioned tales. Discover whats haunting a lonely motorway service station, who still wanders the shelves of a popular London bookshop, and what exactly happened to the River Lugg With an introduction from internationally bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse series, Charlaine Harris. This collection includes: The Home Crowd Advantage; The Domestic; The Cockpit; The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Granny; King of The Rats; A Rare Book of Cunning; Device; A Dedicated Follower of Fashion; Favourite Uncle; Vanessa Sommers Other Christmas List; Three Rivers, Two Husbands and a Baby; Moments One. Discover why this incredible series has sold over two million copies around the world. If youre a fan of Terry Pratchett or Douglas Adams -- don't panic -- you will love Ben Aaronovitch.
By:   Ben Aaronovitch
Imprint:   Jabberwocky Literary Agency, Inc.
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 215mm,  Width: 140mm,  Spine: 139mm
Weight:   284g
ISBN:   9781625675095
ISBN 10:   1625675097
Pages:   238
Publication Date:   17 November 2020
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Born and raised in London, Ben Aaronovitch worked as a scriptwriter for Doctor Who and Casualty before the inspiration for his own series of books struck him whilst working as a bookseller in Waterstones Covent Garden. Ben Aaronovitch's unique novels are the culmination of his experience of writing about the emergency services and the supernatural.

Reviews for Tales from the Folly: A Rivers of London Short Story Collection

Ben Aaronovitch has created a wonderful world full of mystery, magic and fantastic characters. I love being there more than the real London -- Nick Frost As brilliant and funny as ever -- The Sun Charming, witty, exciting -- The Independent An incredibly fast-moving magical joyride for grown-ups -- The Times

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