The Lies of Locke Lamora

They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight.

The Lies of Locke Lamora

The Lies of Locke Lamora

They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he's part man, part myth, and mostly street-corner rumor. And they are wrong on every count. Only averagely tall, slender, and god-awful with a sword, Locke Lamora is the fabled Thorn, and the greatest weapons at his disposal are his wit and cunning. He steals from the rich - they're the only ones worth stealing from - but the poor can go steal for themselves. What Locke cons, wheedles and tricks into his possession is strictly for him and his band of fellow con-artists and thieves: the Gentleman Bastards. Together their domain is the city of Camorr. Built of Elderglass by a race no-one remembers, it's a city of shifting revels, filthy canals, baroque palaces and crowded cemeteries. Home to Dons, merchants, soldiers, beggars, cripples, and feral children. And to Capa Barsavi, the criminal mastermind who runs the city. But there are whispers of a challenge to the Capa's power. A challenge from a man no one has ever seen, a man no blade can touch. The Grey King is coming. A man would be well advised not to be caught between Capa Barsavi and The Grey King. Even such a master of the sword as the Thorn of Camorr. As for Locke Lamora ...

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The Lies of Locke Lamora
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Scott Lynch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he's part man, part myth, and mostly street-corner rumor. And they are wrong on every count. Only averagely tall, slender, and god-awful with
The Gentleman Bastard Series 3-Book Bundle
Language: en
Pages: 2240
Authors: Scott Lynch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-23 - Publisher: Random House

Hailed by George R. R. Martin as “a fresh, original, and engrossing tale by a bright new voice in the fantasy genre,” The Lies of Locke Lamora introduced one of the most compelling protagonists in years and established Scott Lynch as a household name. Years later, the Gentleman Bastard series
The Lies of Locke Lamora
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Scott Lynch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-15 - Publisher: Gollancz

They say that the Thorn of Camorr can beat anyone in a fight. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor. They say he's part man, part myth, and mostly street-corner rumor. And they are wrong on every count. Only averagely tall, slender, and god-awful with
The Gentleman Bastard Sequence
Language: en
Pages: 1920
Authors: Scott Lynch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-26 - Publisher: Hachette UK

THE LIES OF LOCKE LAMORA introduced Locke Lamora and his gang of con-artists to a global readership which was delighted to embrace these witty, inventive and hugely imaginative fantasy novels. Beautifully written and cunningly plotted these novels count both George RR Martin and Joe Abercrombie amongst their fans. And now,
Red Seas Under Red Skies
Language: en
Pages: 630
Authors: Scott Lynch
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Orion Books

"Thief and con-man extraordinaire, Locke Lamora, and the ever lethal Jean Tannen have fled their home city and the wreckage of their lives. But they can't run forever and when they stop they decide to head for the richest, and most difficult, target on the horizon. The city state of

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