Occasional Demons

Raymond Soltysek's collection of short stories
Published by 11:9

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" excellent, vibrant work of humour, insight and, at times menace ... a fine collection of reflections and moments."
- Caledonia magazine

"... shows considerable muscle and flexibility... this conscientious control shows [his] poise and maturity... a provocative collection of short stories... one among many fine new Scottish writers."
- Front & Centre magazine

…a bruising collection of 20 short stories from a first time author. Potent, seductive, darkly amusing tales that leave you exhausted by their very intensity.”
- Sunday Herald (Books of the Year)

…the febrile intensity of Raymond Soltysek's début is something of a revelation
- The Scotsman

“…powerful, sinuous, disturbing and at times violent - but scratch beneath the surface and you'll find Occasional Demons is an suffused with European sensibility
- Product magazine

... a very perceptive, convincing writer…
- Mondo magazine

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