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A darker shade of blue

Author: John Harvey
Publisher: London : William Heinemann Ltd : [distributor] TBS The Book Service Ltd, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the life in the badlands of modern Britain. From the killing fields of the East Midlands to the mean streets of London, from the jazz clubs and clip joints of Soho to the barren fenlands of East Anglia, this title focuses on a world of broken families and run-down estates, revenge killings and prostitution, drugs, guns and corruption.
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Genre/Form: Crime & mystery
Short stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Harvey
ISBN: 9780434020331 0434020338
OCLC Number: 852017651
Language Note: English.
Target Audience: General (US: Trade).
Description: 384 pages ; 24 x 16 x 3 cm
Responsibility: John Harvey.

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Covers the life in the badlands of modern Britain. From the killing fields of the East Midlands to the mean streets of London, from the jazz clubs and clip joints of Soho to the barren fenlands of  Read more...

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"These dark, gritty, crime stories set in the mean streets of modern Britain - in Soho, Sheffield, Nottingham - and peopled by gangsters, cops, drug addicts and prostitutes ... are compelling" Read more...

 
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