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Some Rain Must Fall: And Other Stories by Michel Faber

Some Rain Must Fall: And Other Stories - Michel Faber

A nice selection of short stories from the author of "The Crimson Petal and The White," a book I read last year. Some of the stories made me want to read about more of the characters' stories, while others were too gruesome for me to want more.