The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits


Author: Emma Donoghue

Published: 2002

Genre: Short stories

About The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits: Collection of 17 short stories, based on true bits of history.

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  1. The Last Rabbit
  2. Acts of Union
  3. The Fox on the Line
  4. Account
  5. Revelations
  6. Night Vision
  7. Ballad
  8. Come, Gentle Night
  9. Salvage
  10. Cured
  11. Figures of Speech
  12. Words for Things
  13. How a Lady Dies
  14. A Short Story
  15. Dido
  16. The Necessity of Burning
  17. Looking for Petronilla


Nadine O'Regan, The, 23 June 2002
“ original, assured and stylish work.”
Jessa Crispin, Bookslut, December 2002
“The stories are written so perfectly and with such authority that you want to take Donoghue's word for it.”


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Added 01 May 2009.
Updated 26 February 2015.