Lost Souls begins with the discovery of the body of a small girl, dressed as an angel, concealed in a pile of autumn leaves. It looks as if the child might have been the victim of a hit and run. It's Halloween. The streets had been full of children. But how did a three-year old come to be hiding there alone in the dark, dressed only in her flimsy costume. And why were the child's feet bare? A ghastly crime, a bungled cover-up, several guilty secrets, innocence defiled, a community isolated, a lowering landscape across which a host of dysfunctional characters stalk, a twisting plot and Michael Collins's uniquely stylish and blackly humorous prose make this latest novel a gripping read. As always the landscape and people are vividly evoked. This novel is full of unforgettable images from its haunting and chillingly beautiful beginning to its brilliant denouement.

Genre: Mystery

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August 2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: Lost Souls
Author(s): Michael Collins
ISBN: 0-670-03328-6 / 978-0-670-03328-7 (USA edition)
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Title: Lost Souls
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September 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: Lost Souls
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ISBN: 0-14-303588-6 / 978-0-14-303588-6 (UK edition)
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Title: Lost Souls
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ISBN: 1-55278-456-8 / 978-1-55278-456-3 (Canada edition)
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August 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: Lost Souls: 1
Author(s): Michael Collins
ISBN: 0-7538-1785-3 / 978-0-7538-1785-8 (UK edition)
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March 2004 : UK Paperback
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Title: Lost Souls
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September 2003 : UK Paperback
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Title: Lost Souls
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ISBN: 0-297-84718-X / 978-0-297-84718-2 (UK edition)
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November 2011 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Lost Souls
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