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Dancing Towards the Blade and Other Stories

Dancing Towards the Blade and Other Stories

(2013)
A collection of stories by

 
Available together in ebook for the first time ever, this trio of brilliant short stories showcases the writing talent of number one Sunday Times bestseller Mark Billingham.

Dancing Towards the Blade:
They are waiting for the boy on his way home, the racist thugs. For Vincent, it is the latest in a string of violent events his family has faced since moving to England. But Vincent knows something that the thugs don't: he has in him the spirit of his father who, once upon a time in a far off country, also faced down fear to prove he was Grade A.

Stroke of Luck:
During a summer cricket match, Alan meets Rachel, and they start a relationship - but soon Alan discovers he is having an affair with a married woman. Though not a happily married one. Rachel's husband abuses her physically and psychologically and Rachel is at her wits' end. Alan vows to protect her - but her husband is not the only one who is a threat. Rachel is being secretly watched...

The Walls:
When Chris spots a beautiful woman across a crowded restaurant on his business trip to Texas, he never imagines that she would be interested in him, let alone be waiting for him when he returns to his hotel later that evening.As the two strangers talk, the true and haunting reason for their visits comes to light...

 
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Kindle Editions

June 2013 : Canada Kindle edition
Title: Dancing Towards the Blade and Other Stories: A Short Story Collection
Author(s): Mark Billingham
Publisher: Sphere
Availability: Amazon CA   

June 2013 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Dancing Towards the Blade and Other Stories: A Short Story Collection
Author(s): Mark Billingham
Publisher: Sphere
Availability: Amazon UK   


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