Novels

celibate cover The Celibate

‘An exceptional book: at its core it combines the sexual with the spiritual.’
Sunday Times

pagan and her parents coverPagan and her Parents (Pagan’s Father in the US)

‘A moving novel about the survival of a modern family in the grip of death and the dead hand of convention.’
New Yorker

easter coverEaster

‘Arditti’s masterpiece and one of the first important English novels of the century.’
Literary Review

unity coverUnity

‘Strikingly original in form, its multiplicity of different voices rendered with a ventriloquist’s eerie skill, Unity is a remarkable, unsettling book.’
The Times

a sea change coverA Sea Change

‘Arditti succeeds in creating fiction that is morally serious, moving and intense.’
The Times Literary Supplement

the enemy of the good coverThe Enemy of the Good

‘A vivid picture of the religious life as it’s lived among all the conflicts and compromises of modern Britain. Our best chronicler of the rewards and pitfalls of present-day faith.’   
Philip Pullman

jubilate coverJubilate

‘Beautifully told…carries you through with humour, warmth and, above all the urgency of great romance.’
The Guardian

breath of night coverThe Breath of Night

‘A web of corruption and theology, this compelling novel uncovers the dark underbelly of the Philippines with all the pace of a thriller.’
Daily Express

Cover of Widows and OrphansWidows and Orphans

‘Michael Arditti’s hugely enjoyable new novel.  It is funny and moving and deeply tender.’
The Scotsman