Someone Like You

Sections: Information | Reviews | Covers | DutchEstonianFinnish, FrenchRussian, Slovenian, and Swedish Covers


  • First editions:
    • Alfred Knopf, 1953, USA.
    • Secker & Warburg, 1954, Great Britain.
      • Later published by Michael Joseph
  • Buy this book:


  • “Books and Authors” in July 29, 1954 issue of Western Mail (read online
  • “Collection of Curiosos” by William Peden in December 26, 1953 issue of The Saturday Review (read online
  • “Reviews in Brief” in August 28, 1954 issue of The Sydney Morning Herald (read online
  • “Short and Original” in June 12, 1954 issue of The Advertiser (read online
  • “Subtle Bludgeoner” by John Barkham in November 8, 1953 issue of The Toledo Blade (read online)


Dutch Covers – M’n liefje, m’n duifje

Estonian Covers – Keegi sinu moodi

Finnish Covers – Joku Kaltaisesi

Note: this book contains eight stories from Someone Like You and three from Kiss Kiss.

French Covers – Bizarre! Bizarre!

Russian Covers

Slovenian Covers – Takšen kot ti

Swedish Covers – Någon Som Du