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Book award seeks thrillers with no female victims, divides opinion

LONDON (AP) --- It s a chilling cliche of thrillers that women often end up abducted, abused or dead. One writer is so sick of the violence that she has set up a book prize to reward crime novels in which no woman is beaten, stalked, sexually exploited, raped or murdered. The contest has some writers and readers cheering, but others say it could deter authors from tackling tough real-life issues. TheStaunch Book Prizeoffers a 2,000 pound ($2,800) purse and is open to published and unpublished books al

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