Official Website of the Estate of Angela Carter

Novelist, poet, short story writer & one of the most original voices in the 20th century English literature. This website is aimed at the general reader.  It contains information on her books, her publishers, how to contact the Estate as well as news about forthcoming reissues, other books and links to interviews and articles.

Recent News

‘It will fascinate Carter’s admirers’

Gordon’s book reminded me of the deep pleasures of literary biography at its best. It will fascinate Carter’s admirers… (Max ...
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Far more than magic

A biography that reassesses the writer’s legacy, emphasising purposeful choices and intellectual energy over fairy charms (Alexandra Harris, Financial Times) ...
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Far from the fairytale

The otherworldly figure conjured after her death in 1992 doesn’t do Angela Carter justice. Her biographer Edmund Gordon attempts a ...
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Selected Works