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Dave Dead Stick Malloy flies a Spad over war torn Europe He came by his nickname from his habit of bringing his plane in shot to pieces, often without a working engine, to land safely His friend, Propwash Jones, is the ace mechanic that keeps Dead Stick in the air.Dead Stick is flying night duty over no man s land when he spots a Gotha bomber escorted by three Fokkers headed toward Allied Lines His attack draws the Fokkers after him and, after disposing of two and moving toward the third, h Dave Dead Stick Malloy flies a Spad over war torn Europe He came by his nickname from his habit of bringing his plane in shot to pieces, often without a working engine, to land safely His friend, Propwash Jones, is the ace mechanic that keeps Dead Stick in the air.Dead Stick is flying night duty over no man s land when he spots a Gotha bomber escorted by three Fokkers headed toward Allied Lines His attack draws the Fokkers after him and, after disposing of two and moving toward the third, he s suddenly bombarded by a cloud of bats, one of them leaving a cut on one cheek.It doesn t take Dead Stick long to take out the Fokker and the bomber trying to flee back over to enemy territory.That was how it began.The Allied troops were hit several times by clouds of bats and cases of rabies began turning up A plot by the Germans and Dead Stick is determined to ferret it out before it s to late.I liked this story, one intended to be a series according to James To date, though, he has yet to follow it up I hope this ebook sells well enough to encourage him to give usadventures of Dead Stick Malloy and his mechanic Propwash Jones, a man who has his own secrets, James Reasoner is the writer I want to be when I grow up His professionalism, his work ethic, but most of all his amazing versatility, amaze me every time Devil Wings Over France proves, once again, that you name the genre and he can show you how it s done.This one is, nominally, an aviation adventure, in the spirit of those old pulp stories about air aces fighting the Huns But Reasoner ups it a few notches by presenting a unique threat rabid bats unleashed on the Allies by those filthy Hu James Reasoner is the writer I want to be when I grow up His professionalism, his work ethic, but most of all his amazing versatility, amaze me every time Devil Wings Over France proves, once again, that you name the genre and he can show you how it s done.This one is, nominally, an aviation adventure, in the spirit of those old pulp stories about air aces fighting the Huns But Reasoner ups it a few notches by presenting a unique threat rabid bats unleashed on the Allies by those filthy Huns , and even an almost throw away supernatural element that I won t spoil for you.The pacing is pitch perfect, and if you ve read Reasoner before you know he can spin an action sequence like nobody s business &Free Epub ⇺ Devil Wings Over France ⇪ A Dead Stick Malloy short story World War I air war horror adventure Originally appeared in RETRO PULP TALES edited by Joe Lansdale