Dr Mukti and Other Tales of Woe


Shiva Mukti is a hardworking and conscientious psychiatrist, who, in the inauspicious surroundings of St Mungo’s, does his level best to staunch the flow of mental illness. But Mukti is not a happy man.

ISBN: 9780140268669 Author: Self, Will Publisher: Penguin Publication Date: 27th January 2005 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.914 (edition:22) Pages: 257 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: ,

A new novella and four new short stories from Will Self (his first since 1999’s Tough, Tough Toys for Tough, Tough Boys), which see him return to the disturbing and ruckled terrain of his bestselling first collection.Dr Mukti and Other Tales of Woe is another warped window on the wibbly-wobbly world of fear and fun that Self – like some malevolent deity – has fashioned over the years.

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