Kleptomania by Lee Devenport

Discussion in 'Books & Comics' started by HalfEatenSurprise, Aug 31, 2010.

  1. HalfEatenSurprise

    HalfEatenSurprise Registered Member

    This book is quite an interesting read. Available online at Amazon, or such like stores, it tells the tale of a man thrust into a world of thievery and deception.
    It's not the most serious tale ever written, but is very easy going as a result. A simple action/horror/suspense affair with a few other unusual and stylised elements to it that make it pretty enjoyable.

    It is professed and boosted as a 'tall tale' which I would agree to, as the characters seem larger than life, and the events that unfold within the narrative are often ridiculous, funny and yet quite exhilarating. A bit like the sort of stuff you'll find in a lot of Hollywood blockbusters. However, even if the plot is a bit shaky and silly, the main draw is the characters themselves, that over the eleven days depicted in the book seem to develop at a quick, yet kind of believable rate. They are very much worth reading about.

    So if you like this sort of thing, and a possible twist at the end, if that's how you see it, then this may be worth a look. Especially since I doubt anybody even knows that it exists.

    Kleptomania by Lee Devenport - ?

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