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3.34 of 5 stars 3.34  ·  rating details  ·  170 ratings  ·  5 reviews
No one can write a torrid story of sex and suspense like Lawrence Sanders. In this thrilling drama of revenge and desire, he introduces a deadly twist -- a brilliant actor, cast in the most demanding role of his career: his own death.
Mass Market Paperback, 283 pages
Published December 1st 1979 by Berkley (first published 1977)
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I have read all of Lawrence Sanders' books and loved all but a few. This was one of those few I forced myself to finish! The characters were over-the-top and the plot strange. Anyone wanting to see Sanders' true talent should read the McNally, Deadly Sins, and Commandment books.
Written by anyone else, I would not have gone past page 10. The cute twist at the end did not save it.
David Reynolds
Not sure if I really liked it or it as fast as I could but...hmm
I hadn't read any good reviews on this book yet, the language was crude, theatrical and had many sexual flashbacks but overall I really liked it. The Marlow Chronicles was a short interesting read. I'd recommend it to anyone who'd want something different and entertaining.
Dave Nichols
Yuck, yuck, yuck. Crude, crude, crude.
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Lawrence Sanders was the New York Times bestselling author of more than forty mystery and suspense novels. The Anderson Tapes, completed when he was fifty years old, received an Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America for best first novel. His prodigious oeuvre encompasses the Edward X. Delaney, Archy McNally, and Timothy Cone series, along with his acclaimed Commandment books. Stand-alone ...more
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