It is 1962. The Beatles have released 'Love Me Do' and John Glenn has orbited the Earth. But in a pit village in County Durham, everyone is looking back towards the traditions of the past . . .Everyone, apart from Gloria, the local hair stylist. With her narrow skirts, low block heels and her Mini Cooper, Gloria is a modern woman - until she's found dead, floating in the coal-polluted shallows of a nearby pond.Gloria's young niece, Kathleen, finds the body but refuses to accept the suicide explanation embraced by the ...

Blink 2002, Pan Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780330392839

Mass-market paperback