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Sleeping Policemen

3.71  ·  Rating Details  ·  24 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Horror combines with noir motifs and a fast-moving plot in this tale of four college students who run over a pedestrian while driving at night in the Smoky Mountains. Finding a sheaf of hundred dollar bills and a mysterious key in the pockets of the dead man's coat, their curiosity is piqued and the friends follow clues to a bus station locker and a homemade video depictin ...more
Hardcover, 280 pages
Published June 1st 2006 by Golden Gryphon Press (first published April 6th 2006)
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Aug 24, 2014 Laura Roman rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very well written. A little darker than I'm used to reading. Saw the end coming, but overall I enjoyed reading it.
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3.5 stars. Suspenseful and well-crafted. Very descriptive but a little gory for my stomach.
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Dale was born in West Virginia in 1968, and grew up in a town called Princeton, just north of the Virginia line. His stories have appeared in lots of places—The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Asimov’s Science Fiction, Amazing Stories, Sci-Fiction, Lightspeed Magazine, and various anthologies. Several of them have been nominated for awards, and “Death and Suffrage,” later filmed as part ...more
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