Days Pass Like A Shadow

Within the pages of “Days Pass like a Shadow” are thirteen dark tales covering the theme of death and loss. At the centre of every story is a beating heart. For the reader to make the journey to that centre, along the flowing veins of the words, all they need is a few minutes during a lunch break, or at the end of the day. The reader will be introduced to a rich and diverse collection of characters – a gardener, a serial killer, a time traveller, a sleepwalker and many more.

A collection of short stories by Paula R. C. Readman

“On the Streets of Kabul”, which is set in Afghanistan, a soldier faces a life-threatening situation while searching for his missing comrade and childhood friend among the narrow alleys. “Perfect Justice” finds a secretary planning a murder. “Shelved” takes a reader into the unusual librarian’s office, while “Burning the Midnight Oil” has a son uncovering the truth about his dying mother. So put your feet up, relax with a cup, or glass of your favourite beverage and let’s begin with “The Meetings”…

Here’s a link to a book trailer for Days pass like a Shadow

And if you would like to read the book please click on this link for Days pass like a Shadow

Also included in the collection is the Harrogate Crime Writing Festival/ Writing Magazine overall winning short story, Roofscapes. Roofscapes was the inspiration for my novel Stone Angels which is now available to preorder on Amazon. Here’s the link, Stone Angels

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  1. Hi Paula! Congratulations are in order! What a great trailer for your new book. I loved how you chose the images for each of your 13 stories. Nice music, too! I just purchased the kindle version. Didn’t see the hard copy which I will also buy when I find it. Congratulations, again, my good friend. I’m very happy for you and can’t wait to read your collection. I see even Roofscapes is in it. Cool!

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    1. The hard copy isn’t available until the 5th August. Thank you so much, Jim. Yes, Roofscapes will give you a taster of the novel. Roofscapes is told from the victims point of view.

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    1. Priscilla, I’m lost for words. Thank you so much for your wonderful review. I’m so glad you enjoyed my collection.

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