Running on Ice
It was this: a horse trapped in the ice; a great black horse.

Collected stories by Berlie Doherty, 1997


  • Owls Are Night Birds (first published in Streets Ahead, Methuen, 1989)
  • Ghost Galleon (first published in Cold Feet, Hodder and Stoughton, 1985)
  • Shrove Tuesday (first published in Mother’s Day, Methuen, 1992)
  • Casting Off (first published in Women and Home as Mam’s Day Out, 1996)
  • Summer of Ladybirds (first published in Summer of Ladybirds, Methuen, 1987)
  • Sweet Caroline (first published in Heart to Heart, Mammoth, 1996)
  • Hurry Please (first published in Ghostly Haunts, Pavilion Books, 1994)
  • Nightmare (first published in Beware, Beware, Hamish Hamilton, 1987)

Some of these stories have also been broadcast on BBC Radio 4. Ghost Galleon and Nightmare are now published together as Nightmare: Two Ghostly Tales.

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