* On December 1st 2014, four new cities were given City of Literature status bringing the total amount of Cities of Literature in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network to eleven. They include Spain’s first city of literature, Granada.
Powerful and beautifully observed, ‘The Woman Under the Ground’ is
novelist Megan Taylor’s first collection of short stories. The writing
is brooding and mysterious with finely drawn characters, so often the
victims of absence and loss: a child taken to a neglected museum by her
forsaken father; a woman revisiting the scene of an ended affair; a
couple taking a road trip to try to reconcile the death of their