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The Custodian of Stories and Other Tales from The Book of Reasons

Author: Bob Stone

Language: English

Published: 4th August, 2022

Publisher: Beaten Track

Edition: 1

ISBN: Print ISBN: 978 1 78645 552 9
eBook ISBN: 978 1 78645 553 6

Length: 59,500 words (approx.)

Category: Fiction

Genre: Fantasy, Urban Fiction, Short Stories

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About the Book:

Everybody has a wish. Everybody has a dream. Sometimes those dreams and wishes can come true, but there is always a price to pay. The stories of people who have paid this price are recorded in The Book of Reasons.

This new collection from the author of the Missing Beat trilogy contains some of those stories. Read about an author’s toxic relationship with his own creation, a gardener who wages war on snails, a policeman who is haunted by his last case, what happens when pupils begin to disappear from a school photograph, and, in the title story, you will learn the identity of The Custodian of Stories and what his job entails.

These are stories of the bizarre and of the macabre, but all must be read with the lights on.

About the Author:

Liverpool born Bob Stone is an author and bookshop owner. He has been writing for as long as he could hold a pen and some would say his handwriting has never improved. He is the author of two self-published children’s books, A Bushy Tale and A Bushy Tale: The Brush Off. Missing Beat, the first in a trilogy for Young Adults, was his first full-length novel and was followed by Beat Surrender and Perfect Beat, completing the trilogy. A complementary novella Out of Season was first published in... Read More

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