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The Severed Streets, Audio Book

Thursday, February 15, 2024

The Severed Streets, Audio Book (2015) Paul Cornell narrated by Damian Lynch (Shadow Police)

The Severed StreetsTW: murder (on the page), drug use, death of a main character, general horribleness

This story astounds me every single time I read or listen to it.

‘Would you please answer that,’ said Sarah, ‘and tell them to fuck off?’

Quill saw who was calling and answered the phone. ‘Lisa Ross,’ he said, ‘my wife sends you her fondest regards.’ ‘If it’s her, I actually do,’ amended Sarah.

Tunstall stopped short. ‘You what?’ Then he slumped, a tremendous weight on him again. ‘Oh, right, I get it: you’re the good cop.’

Costain pointed to himself, looking surprised. ‘Bad cop.’

‘Surreal cop,’ said Sefton, also pointing to himself.

‘Good cop,’ admitted Quill. ‘Relatively. Which is weird.’

Ross just raised an eyebrow.

Tunstall looked between them, unsure if they were taking the piss.

Being interviewed by this unit, thought Quill, must sometimes seem like being interrogated by Monty Python’s Flying Circus.

Publisher: Audible Studios

Rating: 9.5/10


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