Slim in the hand, but its impact is massive

— Ali Smith


The literary debut of the summer

— Vogue


Exquisite, daring, utterly captivating

— Bernardine Evaristo

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Virtuosic, exquisite, achingly unique

— Guardian


Mind-bending and utterly original

— Brandon Taylor


Bold, spare, agonisingly well-observed

— Tatler

Slim in the hand, but its impact is massive

— Ali Smith


The literary debut of the summer

— Vogue


Exquisite, daring, utterly captivating

— Bernardine Evaristo

SHORTLISTED FOR THE GOLDSMITHS PRIZE
2021

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKS ARE MY BAG
FICTION AWARD 2021

Read excerpts in Granta and Literary Hub.

ASSEMBLY is published by Hamish Hamilton in the UK and Little, Brown in the US.