Toby Litt is best-known for writing his books – from Adventures in Capitalism to (so far) Life-Like – in alphabetical order; he is currently working on P.
Toby’s story ‘John & John’ won the semi-widely-known Manchester Fiction Prize, and his story ‘Call it “The Bug” Because I Have No Time To Think of a Better Title” was shortlisted for the notoriously lucrative Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story Award.
In May 2014, Toby’s first opera collaboration, Vastation (Nichtung), with music by Samy Moussa, was performed in Munich and Regensberg.
Also in 2014, Toby wrote a monthly comic – Dead Boy Detectives – based on characters from Neil Gaiman’s Sandman. This was published by Vertigo.
In 2017, Vertigo issued the trade paperback edition of Free Country: A Tale from the Children’s Crusade.
He is working on Wrestliana, a memoir, which Galley Beggar Press will publish in the Spring of 2018.
Toby writes songs and song cycles with Emily Hall.
You can find some stories by Toby on wattpad.