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Peter Ho Davies

Peter Ho Davies is the author of two collections of stories, The Ugliest House in the World (1998) and Equal Love (2000). His work has been reprinted in Best American Short Stories and Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards. He is at work on a novel, a portion of which appeared in Granta’s special issue Best of the Young British Novelists 2003.


The New Corporal

Summer 2004 | Fiction

It's dusk, the sky still light, but the sand at their feet in shadow. It slides away as they descend the dune, and ahead of him Karsten sees Wolf stumble, struggling to keep his balance with his hands up.

Interview With Peter Ho Davies

June 15, 2004

Peter Ho Davies, the son of Welsh and Chinese parents, grew up in Britain before moving to the United States in 1992 to pursue his M.A. in creative writing from Boston University. His first published story in the U.S. was anthologized in Best America [...]