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The Book of Liverpool

A City in Short Fiction
A collection of stories by

Spanning the last five decades of Liverpool's history, the specially commissioned pieces in this collection revel in the story of the city itself—the legendary life and culture that gave the world The Beatles, along with the struggle and tragedy that comes with growth and change in the city's communities. Compiled to coincide with Liverpool being named the European Capital of Culture, these stories include new works by Booker Prize - winner Barry Unsworth, Whitbred Poetry Prize - winner Roger McGough, and legendary horror writer Ramsey Campbell—all of whom provide insightful and colorful perspectives on Liverpudlian life.

Genre: Historical

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May 2008 : UK Paperback

Title: The Book of Liverpool: A City in Short Fiction (Reading the City)
Author(s): Margaret Murphy, Roger McGough, Brian Patten, Ramsey Campbell, Frank Cottrell Boyce, Eleanor Rees, Maria Crossan
ISBN: 1-905583-09-5 / 978-1-905583-09-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Comma Press
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July 2012 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: The Book of Liverpool
Author(s): Beryl Bainbridge, Brian Patten, Frank Cottrell Boyce, Ramsey Campbell, Paul Farley, Clive Barker, Dinesh Allirajah, Jim Friel, Margaret Murphy, Eleanor Rees
Publisher: Comma Press
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