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The Earth Wire

(1994)
And Other Stories
A collection of stories by

 
 
Geoff revisits the Black Country and finds a burnt-out wasteland patrolled by soldiers and mobs bent on random sacrifice.

Sex and death Inter-City - when boy meets girl between carriages.

When David accompanies Steven on a journey home to the Welsh coast, he's not expecting a shipwreck. . . . Nor the things that come walking out of the sea.

Ian is a performer - for him, getting off with another man isn't the goal so much as the applause.

A journalist soon regrets trying to unlock the secret of the Cheshire town where every street has signs that warn drivers to watch out for the blind.

A faith healer receives a visit from a trainee electrial engineer - with vestigial wings.

Love and death. Sex and despair. In this critically acclaimed collection of short stories, Joel Lane examines the means and the cost of survival.



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Paperback Editions

September 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: Earth Wire and Other Stories
Author(s): Joel Lane
ISBN: 0-9518520-2-7 / 978-0-9518520-2-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egerton P.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK