Banes of Boys and Girls
This is Jonny Aldridge’s debut novel, first published in 2013. A coming-of-age story about first love, set at university. Available in paperback and ebook.
A debut collection of 16 stories. Infused with dark comedy throughout, Sick covers a broad array of themes from sexism and prostitution to religion and euthanasia. Available in paperback and ebook.
A story in prose and poetry
Written when Jonny was just twenty years old, Sayeh is my earliest and most experimental work, a story told in prose and poetry. Available in paperback only.
Poems from my youth
Brings together for the first time a wild variety of published and unpublished poetry written in the poet’s youth. This collection of 33 poems, written mostly during his university days, gives an insight into a young writer’s most formative years.
Set at the government offices known as The Ministry, this is Jonny Aldridge’s second collection of poetry, written during his time as a civil servant in Newcastle Upon Tyne.