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mark’s review of Pop. 1280 (Crime Masterworks)
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Dec 01, 2011 02:27AM
"evilly hilarious" sums up this novel perfectly.
I actually felt alittle guilty i thought Nick was funny and sometimes forgot what twisted killer he was.
Dec 01, 2011 02:50AM
exactly how i felt!
Dec 01, 2011 12:37PM
Reading this my first thought was that sounds a lot like The Killer Inside Me, before realizing it was the same author. I guess he knows what he's good at writing.
Dec 01, 2011 01:12PM
i love that one too. although "love" is a strange word to use in reference in Thompson.
Dec 03, 2011 04:48PM
A truly great, twisted character!
Jun 06, 2012 05:38AM
This sounds hilarious...in an evil and chilling way.
Jun 06, 2012 12:09PM
Terry you need to read it! also, read Mike Puma's review, which is quite nice.
"quite nice"... probably not the right phrase to associate with Jim Thompson.
Jun 06, 2012 01:14PM
mark wrote: "Terry you need to read it! also, read Mike Puma's review, which is quite nice.
"quite nice"... probably not the right phrase to associate with Jim Thompson."
"quite nice" indeed. You can't be talking about me. (thanks for the nod)
Jun 06, 2012 01:20PM
your review inspired me to update my review! which basically amounted to correcting some spelling errors, including what i hope is now the correct spelling of
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