Peter Lovesey's short stories have won him international acclaim, many awards and a wide readership. This new collection again demonstrates his exceptional talent in crafting bite-sized who- how- and whydunnits of great satisfaction. As he says to the reader in his foreword, 'If these stories are comfortable reading I am failing in my job. My hope is that you will find in them crimes that make your heart beat faster and twists that take your breath away. One or two at a sitting ought to be enough - which explains the title I chose.' And the publisher should add the warning: 'DO NOT EXCEED THE STATED DOSE can seriously damage your sleep...
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Peter Lovesey's Victorian police series featuring Sergeant Cribb brought him immediate success and acclaim as a crime writer. Since then he has won the CWA Gold Dagger for THE FALSE INSPECTOR DEW and has twice been awarded the Silver Dagger for THE SUMMONS and BLOODHOUNDS
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Book Description Isis Large Print Books, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0753159368
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