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  • Hardcover
  • 289
  • Catch and Release
  • Lawrence Block
  • English
  • 10 June 2020
  • 9781596065710

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Catch and Release characters ¼ 107 review ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB × Lawrence Block Summary Catch and Release Some of Block's most famous characters including Bernie Rhodenbarr and alcoholic private detective Matt Scudder as well as glimpses into the minds of a rogue's gallery of frightening killers dangerous sociopaths crooked cops and lost souls whose only chance to find themselves may be on the wrong side of a gunYou'll meet a compulsive hoarder whose towering piles of trash and treasures hide disturbing secretsa beautiful young tennis star with a r. I liked the the idea of these short stories and their themes but Lawrence Block as a narrator didn t work for me OVERALL GRADE C to C plus

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Catch and Release characters ¼ 107 review ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB × Lawrence Block Summary Catch and Release The Master Returns with Never Before Collected Tales of Murder and DesireOn of the most highly acclaimed novelists in the crime genre Lawrence Block is also a master of the short story with award winning work ranging from the macabre to the slyly comic from heart stopping tales of revenge to memorable explorations of lust and greed all told in Block's unmistakable style The sixteen stories and one stage play collected here feature appearances by. I d read a scratching from Block on the back of a cereal pack so picking up a new set of short stories from the Master of Crime was a no brainer I say new but I ve come across some of these before notably in a previous collection Night and the Music and also a book he penned in 2011 under the pseudonym Jill Emerson Getting Off Though rereading these offerings was no problem in fact given the state of my memory these days it was a while before I recognised I d trodden some of these paths beforeFor the record my favourite offerings were in no particular orderClean SlateMick Ballou Looks at the Blank ScreenOne Last Night at Grogan sSpeaking of GreedSpeaking of LustWelcome to the Real WorldThere is a huge variety of tales here The second and third stories listed above feature Block s brilliant sleuth Matt Scudder They remind me what a fine body of work the Scudder series represents I really must re read these books one day Speaking of LustGreed two works previously published as stand alone novellas are very clever If you were ever in doubt you ll know you re in the hands of the master when you get to these just brilliant And the final story I listed is funny and as a fair weather golfer something I could absolutely relate toThe only reason I couldn t bring myself to give this five stars is that and it s the nature of a collection like this there are a few stories here not up the the very high standard of the very best But don t let that put you off overall it s an excellent compilation

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Catch and Release characters ¼ 107 review ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB × Lawrence Block Summary Catch and Release Ather too secret admirera dealer in stolen art who is unwilling to part with his most prized possession at any pricepoker players with agendas that have nothing to do with the cards in their handsand a catch and release fisherman whose preferred catch walks on two legsTerror and passion cruelty and vindication it's all here in a collection that will thrill you scare you and remind you why Lawrence Block is still the best there is at what he does. CATCH AND RELEASE is a collection of crime stories that run the gamut of settings We have backgrounds of golf fishing a couple on poker We get serial killers burglars retired folks a cop a priest a doctor and a soldierA couple I d read in their original appearances but it was nice to get reacuainted All were well written as one would suspect from the master and had a twist here and there with victims getting in shot here and thereThe book is available in a nice hardcover edition from Subterranean Press who do their usual handsome job as well as Hard Case Crime s trade edition and an ebook for those on that end of the reading baseHighly recommended