The following is from Evie Wyld and Joe Sumner's graphic novel, Everything is Teeth. Wyld's first novel, After the Fire, a Still Small Voice, won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize and a Betty Trask Award, and All the Birds, Singing won the Miles Franklin Literary Award and the Encore Award for Best Second Novel. Sumner is a London-based model maker and illustrator. Everything Is Teeth is his first book.
From EVERYTHING IS TEETH. Used with permission of Pantheon. Text copyright © 2016 by Evie Wyld. Illustration copyright © 2016 by Joe Sumner.