'A masterclass... not only a marvelously compelling exploration of a fantastical world, but a meditation upon the nature of fiction itself ... one of the best things Brooke has ever written.'—Adam Roberts on The Unlikely World of Faraway Frankie
(Most recent edition: July 2001; Cosmos.)
An early collection of my short fiction; now out of print.
Contents were: 'Witness', 'Queen Bee', 'The Greatest Game of all', 'Resting Place', 'Hotrider', 'Skin', 'Queen of the Burn Plain', 'Easy Never Pays', 'Passion Play', 'Beside the Sea', 'Missing Time', '.zipped', 'Segue', 'Head Shots'. All of these stories are now available in my other collections.