Direct Hit, by Adam Thorpe


About the short story

Miss Simkin’s favourite bench had seen her through peacetime and war. What was she to think of this contender for its charms?

About the author

Adam Thorpe was born in Paris in 1956. He has written five collections of poetry and ten works of fiction, including Ulverton and Between Each Breath.

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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