Praise for Moving Messages:
‘A very fine story’
‘Moving tale of parental loss and grief’
Helena Frith Powell in The National
Andrew J Keir is the first writer to have been shortlisted twice for the Kitab/M Magazine short story prize, the largest prize in the Middle East for short stories in the English language (The Sirens' Song - 2009 and Moving Messages - 2010).
Moving Messages, an episode from Bloody Flies, was runner up in the 2010 competition.
The Abu Dhabi based author holds an MA from Lancaster University's prestigious Creative Writing programme.
His first novel, Bloody Flies, will be available soon from Matador.