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The Deadman’s Pedal

Alan Warner

‘Each man’s right hand was stained black with glossy wet muck.’

Alan Warner

Alan Warner was born in the Scottish Highlands in 1964 and published his first novel, Morvern Callar, in 1995. He has written four more novels since then, the most recent of which is The Worms Can Carry Me to Heaven (Jonathan Cape). He has won a Somerset Maugham as well as the Encore and Saltire prizes.

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