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- DescriptionWINNER OF THE 2015 COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2016 'Modern classics in this genre are rare, and instant ones even rarer; The Loney, however, looks as though it may be both' Sunday Telegraph If it had ather name, I never knew, but the locals called it the Loney - that strange where between the Wyre and the Lune where Hanny and I went every Easter time with Mummer, Farther, Mr and Mrs Belderboss and Father Wilfred, the parish priest. It was impossible to truly kw the place. It changed with each influx and retreat, and the neap tides would reveal the skeletons of those who thought they could escape its insidious currents. No one ever went near the water. No one apart from us, that is. I suppose I always knew that what happened there wouldn't stay hidden for ever, matter how much I wanted it to. No matter how hard I tried to forget ...
- Author BiographyAndrew Michael Hurley has lived in Manchester and London, and is now based in Lancashire, where he teaches English Literature and Creative Writing. He has had two collections of short stories published by Lime Tree Press. The Loney is his first novel - it was first published in October 2014 by Tartarus Press, a tiny independent publisher based in Yorkshire, as a 300-copy limited-edition.
- PrizesWinner of British Book Industry Awards Debut Fiction Book of the Year 2016 and Costa First Novel Award 2015. Long-listed for Authors' Club Best First Novel Award 2016.
- Author(s)Andrew Michael Hurley
- PublisherHodder & Stoughton General Division
- Date of Publication27/08/2015
- SubjectHorror & Ghost Stories
- Place of PublicationLondon
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintJohn Murray Publishers Ltd
- Weight400 g
- Width135 mm
- Height217 mm
- Spine29 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (UK)
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