Comeuppance comes from unexpected directions.
'incredibly well crafted and as is traditional with Owen Marshall every single word is placed perfectly' - NZ Radio
'His poetry is bright, confident and compelling. ' - Otago Daily Times
'Owen Marshall has established himself as one of the masters of the short story.' - Livres Hebdo, Paris
A fascinating novel based on a real love triangle
'Big themes are treated delicately — mortality and memory, grief and self-discovery' - Weekend Herald
`The world's multiplicity is splendidly evoked; characters dart together and flash apart like goldfish.' - David Hill
A chance encounter leads to an appreciation of the spontaneous and passing friendship of strangers in this evocative short story from one of New Zealand's finest writers.
Winner of the Montana New Zealand Book Awards Deutz Medal for Fiction.
'Marshall’s dextrous examination of the ambiguities of relationships' - NZ Listener