Collection: Patrick McGrath

Patrick McGrath is the author of two story collections and seven novels, including Port MungoDr. Haggard’s DiseaseSpider, (which he also adapted for the screen), and most recently, The Wardrobe MistressMartha Peake: A Novel of the Revolutionwon Italy’s Premio Flaiano Prize, and his 1996 novel, Asylum, was short-listed for both the Whitbread and the Guardianfiction prizes. McGrath is the co-editor of a collection of short fiction, The New Gothic. He lives in New York.
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