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William Shaw is the author of several non-fiction books including Westsiders: Stories of the Boys in the Hood, about a year spent with the young men of South Central Los Angeles, and A Superhero For Hire, a compilation of columns in the Observer Magazine. A Song from Dead Lips is the first in a trilogy of crime fiction books set in London in 1968 1969. 

Starting out as assistant editor of the post-punk magazine ZigZag, he has been a journalist for The Observer, The New York Times, Wired, Arena and The Face and was Amazon UK Music Journalist of the Year in 2003.
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1. A Song from Dead Lips (2013)
     aka She's Leaving Home
2. A House of Knives (2014)
     aka The Kings of London
3. A Book of Scars (2015)
     aka A Song for the Brokenhearted
4. Sympathy for the Devil (2017)

Barry Awards Best First Novel nominee (2015) : A Song from Dead Lips

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