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John Howard

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in London, The United Kingdom
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John Howard was born in London. His fiction has appeared in several anthologies and the collections The Silver Voices (2010), Written by Daylight (2013), and Cities and Thrones and Powers (2013). The majority of his stories have central and eastern European settings; many are set in the fictional Romanian town of Steaua de Munte. The Defeat of Grief (2010) is a novella set in Steaua de Munte and the real Black Sea resort of Balcic; Numbered as Sand or the Stars (2012) attempts a 'secret history' of Hungary between the World Wars.

Between 2003 and 2007 John Howard collaborated on eight short stories with Mark Valentine, six of which featured Valentine’s long-running series character The Connoisseur, an occult detective whose real name is nev
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NEW ADELPHI: a short story in booklet format, due soon from Zagava. Details here.
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message 1: by Tina

Tina Rath OK - seeing your mention of Basil Copper's 'Here by Daemons' I just clicked on Amazon and bought it.
Someone stop me now!
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