Tony Wilson

Tony Wilson’s first piece of fiction, ‘The Lightweight Trigger’ was published anonymously in The City Life Book of Manchester Short Stories (Penguin, 1999). He has since written a novelisation of Michael Winterbottom’s film Twenty-Four Hour Party People (2002).

Anthologies featuring Tony Wilson


Real or surreal, despairing or defiant, these stories prove that far from being a genre of offcuts and unfinished ideas, the short story, if only we give it a moment, is very much alive and well.