Troubador Silent Bombs Falling On Green Grass

Released: 01/12/2010

ISBN: 9781848765139

Format: Paperback

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Silent Bombs Falling On Green Grass is an intriguing collection of stories. It spans a wide selection of genres, from comedy to the surreal, to horror and drama. Written in a way that plays with structure and expectations it presents an unpredictable world where the reader is never quite sure how the story will unfold.

Welcome to Mewlish Lull, the sort of town you pass through on your way to somewhere else without even noticing it exists. This debut collection of short fiction presents a bizarre portrait of a world just to the left of reality. In twelve stories and with a cast of oddball characters, through the most absurd of comedies, the darkest of nightmares and those quiet moments of madness that live within us all, Silent Bombs Falling on Green Grass takes us to a strange town where anything could happen… If only you could fit in. But sometimes being an outsider is the only way to be…

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Russell Mardell

Russell Mardell is a playwright, scriptwriter and filmmaker based in the South West of England.

Having trained in film production he went on to write and direct the low budget films Burn and Cool Blokes: Decent Suits. His theatre work has included the recent plays The Seventeenth Valentine and Freestate both of which premiered in London.

Silent Bombs Falling On Green Grass is his first collection of short fiction. He is currently at work on his first novel, has two stage plays ready for production and is in pre-production on his next film.

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