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Crompton was about to be assaulted with questions like the one that had undone his predecessor. Someone had asked why there weren’t enough helicopters to provide air cover for the boys in Helmand. He hadn’t …

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The Grand Mal by Richard Milward
April 4, 2008 – 8:42 am | No Comment
The Grand Mal by Richard Milward

Richard Milward was born in Middlesborough in 1984. His acclaimed debut novel Apples was published in 2007.
He was born half human, half mimic octopus. Now, you might not think that was perfect …

Jake by Molly Guinness
December 17, 2007 – 8:04 am | No Comment
Jake by Molly Guinness

Jake had the look about him of a man who had just killed a large rodent in a grotesque fashion; the mixture of triumph and disgust was unmistakeable. He had in fact just slept with …