The Lottery by Shirley Jackson / ISBN 9780241590539 / 240-page hardback from Penguin
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Step into the unsettling world of Shirley Jackson with a collection of her finest, creepiest short stories, revealing the queen of American gothic at her mesmerizing best. This selection includes 'The Lottery', Jackson's masterpiece and one of the most terrifying and iconic stories of the twentieth century.
'An amazing writer ... If you haven't read her you have missed out on something marvellous' Neil Gaiman