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Steve Duffy

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About this author

Steve has written/coauthored four collections of weird short stories. TRAGIC LIFE STORIES, THE FIVE QUARTERS and THE NIGHT COMES ON are available from Ash-Tree Press. His latest collection, THE MOMENT OF PANIC, is out now from PS Publishing - buy it here: http://www.pspublishing.co.uk/the-mom... .

Steve's work also appears in a number of anthologies published in the UK and the US. He won the International Horror Guild's award for Best Short Story of the year 2000, and was shortlisted for a World Fantasy Award in 2009, and again in 2012.

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Average rating: 3.86 · 4,688 ratings · 439 reviews · 30 distinct works · Similar authors
The Night Comes On
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4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1998 — 3 editions
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Tragic Life Stories
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The Five Quarters
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The Moment Of Panic
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The Clay Party
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
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"My future ain't what it was," sang Howard Devoto in 1977; Mark Fisher's book examines this uncanny, unnerving phenomenon in the detail it deserves. Some heavy-duty critical ordnance - Derrida, Bernardi, Lacan etc - is brought to bear, but Fisher's o ...more
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