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Hero

(2016)
(Book 8.6 in the Simon Serrailler series)
A Novella by

 
 
When Simon Serrailler was a rookie constable with the Met, he did something reckless in the course of a night's work which caused a man's death. But his act was praised by his colleagues and he was called a hero.

Years later, now a Detective Chief Superintendent who has been badly injured in the course of duty, he receives a medal for bravery at Buckingham Palace, while recollecting that fateful night of his early career, when chance disguised itself as bravery.

Susan Hill has won the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham and John Llewelyn Rhys prizes, as well as being shortlisted for the Booker Prize. She has written 55 books in several genres including ghost stories. The play of THE WOMAN IN BLACK, is still running in London's West End after 25 years. I'M THE KING OF THE CASTLE has been a GCSE set text. She has also published collections of short stories, fiction for children, several non fiction books and the highly successful crime novel series about the detective Simon Serrailler, who features in this short story. Her new novel, THE SOUL OF DISCRETION, published by Chatto & Windus is the final title in the Serrailler series. SUSAN HILL is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, a Fellow of King's College, London, and was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Honours of 2012.

Genre: Mystery

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Audio Editions

July 2017 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Hero (Simon Serrailer)
Author(s): Susan Hill
ISBN: 1-5436-2530-4 / 978-1-5436-2530-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio
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July 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Hero: A Simon Serrailler Short Story
Author(s): Susan Hill
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July 2016 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Hero: A Simon Serrailler Short Story
Author(s): Susan Hill
Publisher: Audible Studios
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July 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Hero: A Simon Serrailler Short Story
Author(s): Susan Hill
Publisher: Audible Studios
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July 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Hero: A Simon Serrailler Short Story
Author(s): Susan Hill
Publisher: Audible Studios
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Kindle Editions

April 2016 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Hero: A Simon Serrailler Short Story (Kindle Single)
Author(s): Susan Hill
Publisher: Long Barn Books
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