juggling care worker. A bargain-obsessed shopper haunted by nightmares. A porn-hungry office playboy. All with the city of Edinburgh in common... An anthology of short stories, Edinburgh Shorts is true to its title, with a variety of tales set in the beautiful historic city. Sarah Guppy's diverse collection of short stories range from funny to bittersweet to downright unpleasant. Edinburgh Shorts displays versatility and great character development which stays with the reader long afterwards. Sarah Guppy was born in North London and migrated north to Edinburgh in 2002. She held a range of jobs before moving to Scotland: administration, charity and campaigning work, gardening. After graduating from Edinburgh University with a BA in Humanities & Social Science; she concentrated on short story writing.