“The Lies of Locke Lamora” by Scott Lynch

Over the past several weeks I’ve been participating in a readalong of Scott Lynch’s debut novel “The Lies of Locke Lamora,” the first installment of the Gentleman Bastards series.  At the end of every readalong, I like to post a spoiler-free review for anyone who didn’t follow along but is curious about the book. “TheRead more

Lies of Locke Lamora Readalong, Part V

“I’m not going to kill you,” said Locke.  “I’m going to play a little game I like to call ‘scream in pain until you answer my fucking questions.’” And now for the final week of our discussions of The Lies of Locke Lamora… time has flown! The readalong is hosted by Little Red Reviewer, soRead more

Lies of Locke Lamora Readalong, Part IV

This week’s reading was intense! To the left is another excellent piece of Locke Lamora fan art–“Falselight” by Shoughad. Many thanks to Andrea and company for hosting this.  A list of other participating blogs and discussions can be found at The Little Red Reviewer. The following questions/discussion will contain spoilers. 1.      In theRead more

Lies of Locke Lamora Readalong, Part III

I’m posting this week’s Locke Lamora answers a bit late, which is sad because this section is so good!  I’ve been sick for the past few days and have been trying to play catch-up on schoolwork. Continuing with the Locke Lamora fanart, to the left we see “Lukas Fehrwight” by TolmanCotton. ***Spoilers to follow*** 1.Read more