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

Fairy Tale Day 2021: short stories from Grimm to Angela Carter

Fairy Tale Day 2021: short stories from Grimm to Angela Carter
Delve back into your childhood or discover a brand-new book with our selection of tomes (from the Independent) Whether it ...
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Why we are living in ‘Gothic times’

Why we are living in 'Gothic times'
"We live in Gothic times," declared Angela Carter back in 1974. It's a theme Carlos Ruiz Zafón took up several ...
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The much-missed vitality of Angela Carter

The much-missed vitality of Angela Carter
Alice Vincent examines the author's wild and tremendous legacy for Penguin Books This week, Angela Carter would have turned 80 ...
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Selected Works