THE DARK NEST VOLUME 1

 

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STUMPWORK

Cicely tries to make her own embroidered version of the great paintings, with unexpected results

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THE TALKING
DOG

A dog's mistress learns to hear his voice, but she is disappointed by what he says

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THE MINK
ROOM

A fantasy in which a woman wakes up in a room lined with mink

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THE GROWLER

Clarissa's nether regions are talkative

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CARGO CULT

An attic with a mind of its own

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MRS HUDSON'S TALE

As told by Mrs Hudson, the landlady of Sherlock Holmes

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DAVID BOWIE IN BLACKWELL'S BOOKSHOP

David Bowie is accidentally reincarnated in Portsmouth

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THE CONNOISSEUR

Henry is a collector of miniature figurines, but his treasures turn against him

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THE SETTLEMENT

Sarah’s realistic doll takes on a new identity

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THE MYSTERIOUS LOVER

A lover who is not what he seems at first

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THE SHINING FURROW

A woman’s skin becomes transparent, showing the workings of the organs beneath

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HOMUNCULUS

A very unusual ventriloquist's dummy

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FIELD OF REEDS

Punishment and revenge, inspired by Ancient Egypt

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BEWARE WHAT YOU WISH FOR

A woman who falls in love with a man much younger than herself, and finds a novel way of overcoming the problem. Or so she thinks

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MARICI

The story of Sacha, a woman who grows a set of wings

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DENTAL HYGIENE

Jasper is a dentist who dislikes kissing, and this inhibits his success with    women,  but he finds a way round the problem

THE SALT PANS

In a future global catastrophe there is an acute shortage of the wherewithal for survival

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GOLDEN FLOOR

Sarah and Willliam find a sinister floor in their new house