By Force of Will, Alone, by Nicola Barker


About the short story

London’s parks are home to many an unruly character: none more unruly than the pugnacious Sydney Figge…

About the author

Nicola Barker lives in London. Her most recent novels, Darkmans, was shortlisted for the Booker and Ondaatje prizes, and won the Hawthornden. She was named as one of Granta’s 20 Best Young British Novelists in 2003.

About Park Stories

Park Stories is a fantastic collection of fiction set in London’s Royal Parks from eight of the country’s best short story writers.


  • Dimensions: 18 x 11.5 x 0.2cm

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