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Beggar's Banquet - Ian Rankin
Beggar's Banquet
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Over the years, Ian Rankin has amassed an incredible portfolio of short stories. Published in crime magazines, composed for events, broadcast on radio, they all share the best qualities of his phenomenally popular Rebus novels. Ten years ago, A GOOD HANGING - Ian's first short story collection -... show more
Over the years, Ian Rankin has amassed an incredible portfolio of short stories. Published in crime magazines, composed for events, broadcast on radio, they all share the best qualities of his phenomenally popular Rebus novels. Ten years ago, A GOOD HANGING - Ian's first short story collection - demonstrated this talent and now after nearly a decade at the top of popular fiction, Ian is releasing a follow-up. Ranging from the macabre ('The Hanged Man') to the unfortunate ('The Only True Comedian') right back to the sinister ('Someone Got To Eddie') they all bear the hallmark of great crime writing. Of even more interest to his many fans, Ian includes seven Inspector Rebus stories in this collection ...
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780752849591 (075284959X)
Publisher: Orion
Pages no: 376
Edition language: English
Series: Inspector Rebus
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Crime-on-thrill
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I am not a fan of short stories. But, I also agree that a good short story can provide a lot more thrill than a long drawn novel. It’s almost like a tequila shot, instead a mug of beer. The sensation is strong sharp, and it’s easily forgotten once the next shot comes in hand.But, for this sensation ...
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Read by James Macpherson. Broadcast on:BBC Radio 7, 1:45pm Monday 9th August 2010Duration:15 minutesAvailable until:2:02pm Monday 16th August 2010Categories:Drama, Crime
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