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The Lies of Locke Lamora In this stunning debut, author Scott Lynch delivers the wonderfully thrilling tale of an audacious criminal and his band of confidence tricksters Set in a fantastic city pulsing with the lives of decadent nobles and daring thieves, here is a story of adventure, loyalty, and survival that is one part Robin Hood , one part Ocean s Eleven, and entirely enthralling An orphan s life is harsh and often short in the island city of Camorr, built on the ruins of a mysterious alien race But born with a quick wit and a gift for thieving, Locke Lamora has dodged both death and slavery, only to fall into the hands of an eyeless priest known as Chains a man who is neither blind nor a priestA con artist of extraordinary talent, Chains passes his skills on to his carefully selected family of orphans a group known as the Gentlemen Bastards Under his tutelage, Locke grows to lead the Bastards, delightedly pulling off one outrageous confidence game after another Soon he is infamous as the Thorn of Camorr, and no wealthy noble is safe from his stingPassing themselves off as petty thieves, the brilliant Locke and his tightly knit band of light fingered brothers have fooled even the criminal underworld s most feared ruler, Capa Barsavi But there is someone in the shadows powerful and ambitious than Locke has yet imagined Known as the Gray King, he is slowly killing Capa Barsavi s most trusted men and using Locke as a pawn in his plot to take control of Camorr s underworld With a bloody coup under way threatening to destroy everyone and everything that holds meaning in his mercenary life, Locke vows to beat the Gray King at his own brutal game or die trying [Ebook] ➨ I Blame The Scapegoats Author John O& – Lavons.co.uk author Scott Lynch delivers the wonderfully thrilling tale of an audacious criminal and his band of confidence tricksters Set in a fantastic city pulsing with the lives of decadent nobles and daring thieves [Reading] ➾ Beneath the Earth By John Boyne – Lavons.co.uk here is a story of adventure [Download] ➵ Gagged Author Richard Asplin – Lavons.co.uk loyalty [Reading] ➶ Aristocrats Author Stella Tillyard – Lavons.co.uk and survival that is one part Robin Hood ❴Download❵ ✤ A Dark and Twisted Tide (Lacey Flint, Author Sharon J. Bolton – Lavons.co.uk one part Ocean s Eleven [PDF] ✅ Wild Horses (Saddle Club, By Bonnie Bryant – Lavons.co.uk and entirely enthralling An orphan s life is harsh and often short in the island city of Camorr [Download] ➶ At Sixes And Sevens Author Rosie Harris – Lavons.co.uk built on the ruins of a mysterious alien race But born with a quick wit and a gift for thieving [PDF / Epub] ✅ Save Rafe! (Middle School Author James Patterson – Lavons.co.uk Locke Lamora has dodged both death and slavery [PDF / Epub] ☉ The Hand That First Held Mine By Maggie O& – Lavons.co.uk only to fall into the hands of an eyeless priest known as Chains a man who is neither blind nor a priestA con artist of extraordinary talent [PDF / Epub] ✅ Ghost Light By Joseph O& – Lavons.co.uk Chains passes his skills on to his carefully selected family of orphans a group known as the Gentlemen Bastards Under his tutelage ❴Read❵ ➳ LDN Graffiti Author Joe Epstein – Lavons.co.uk Locke grows to lead the Bastards [PDF / Epub] ★ Sworn to Silence ✪ Brendan Boland – Lavons.co.uk delightedly pulling off one outrageous confidence game after another Soon he is infamous as the Thorn of Camorr [PDF / Epub] ☆ Frog Is Frog Author Max Velthuijs – Lavons.co.uk and no wealthy noble is safe from his stingPassing themselves off as petty thieves ❮Read❯ ➲ Doctor Who ➵ Author David Bishop – Lavons.co.uk the brilliant Locke and his tightly knit band of light fingered brothers have fooled even the criminal underworld s most feared ruler [BOOKS] ✬ Secrets On Morgan Hill ✮ Camille Kleidysz – Lavons.co.uk Capa Barsavi But there is someone in the shadows powerful and ambitious than Locke has yet imagined Known as the Gray King ❮Ebook❯ ➧ Emma (Emma Trilogy Author Rosie Clarke – Lavons.co.uk he is slowly killing Capa Barsavi s most trusted men and using Locke as a pawn in his plot to take control of Camorr s underworld With a bloody coup under way threatening to destroy everyone and everything that holds meaning in his mercenary life [Reading] ➸ Conversations with James Baldwin By James Baldwin – Lavons.co.uk Locke vows to beat the Gray King at his own brutal game or die trying



10 thoughts on “The Lies of Locke Lamora

  1. says:

    My legs are so toned from climbing the stairs back to a higher moral ground after reading this book but I would still throw the version of myself who hasn t picked it up sooner down a set of stairs because this was the most fun I had in a while why did I deprive myself of it No really Is any


  2. says:

    Back when I was first published, people made a lot of comparisons between me and Scott Lynch The sentiment was mostly along the lines of Pat Rothfuss is the next Scott Lynch Here s the thing, Lies of Lock Lamora had come out almost exactly a year before my first book, The Name of the Wind It was


  3. says:

    So, I was surprised to discover we owned this book, since it s a very well known book but nobody in my house had ever mentioned it to me.Turns out my wife bought it, tried it, found it too slow, and gave up I ve convinced her to give it another go.I enjoyed Locke Lamora and his lies quite a bit Imme


  4. says:

    DNF I dunno maybe I ll try again at a later date This is strange because it wasn t because I didn t like this book butthat I didn t have any drive to finish it I had no connection with any of the characters and I found myself not caring about the story either.5 Years laterPast Regan was so wrong this bo


  5. says:

    Ocean s Eleven was great and everything, but know what would ve made it cooler If the setting had been during the late middle ages, possibly the Renaissance Better yet, a fantasy world version of the Renaissance with an intricate system of magic and a complex set of political conspiracies to add some flair


  6. says:

    locke lamora could rob me of all im worth and i would literally get down on my knees and thank him for the honour he is the most deceptively clever, enticingly cunning, and gentlemanly bastard i have ever read and i cant get enough of him or his crew you guys, this story is unreal its so morally wrong that you


  7. says:

    2.5 starsmaybe a full 3 I m having such a hard time with how I feel about this book I was looking for another fantasy heist book like The Palace Job, and The Lies of Locke Lamora has so many great reviews that I thought it would be an easy win for me.Ehhh Yes and no But mostly no.Let me be the first to admit that t


  8. says:

    The Lies of Locke Lamora is a love child of Ocean s Eleven and The Godfather With blood, deaths, betrayals, money, and drowning in horse urine With a sh tload of non PG humor All for the price of one And it s SO GOODSome day, Locke Lamora, he said, some day, you re going to fuck up so magnificently, so ambitiously, so


  9. says:

    It s not often I read a book that makes me forget I m a writer too This one succeeded, madly It stole hours of sleep It wrapped me in cozy myth It gave me the blessing of feeling like a kid again, snuggled up with a book, wondering how the hell 10pm became 4am Find Buy Consume.


  10. says:

    4.5 5 StarsDouble Fuckdamn 1 For postponing reading this book for a really long time 2 For underestimating Scott Lynch s capability to create such a strong debut novelThere s no freedom quite like the freedom of being constantly underestimatedTogether with The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss and Malice by John Gwynne, The


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About the Author: Scott Lynch

I was born in St Paul, Minnesota on April 2, 1978, the first of three brothers I ve lived in the Minneapolis St Paul area my entire life currently, just across the border in Wisconsin, about half an hour east of the Twin Cities The Lies of Locke Lamora, my first novel, was bought by Simon Spanton at Orion Books in August, 2004 Prior to that I had just about every job you usually see in this sort of author bio dishwasher, busboy, waiter, web designer, office manager, prep cook, and freelance writer I trained in basic firefighting at Anoka Technical College in 2005, and became a volunteer firefighter in June of that year.In 2007 The Lies of Locke Lamora was a World Fantasy Award finalist In 2008 I received the Sydney J Bounds Best Newcomer Award from the British Fantasy Society.In 2010, I lost a marriage but gained a cat, a charming ball of ego and fuzz known as Muse Musicus Maximus Butthead Rex I My partner, the lovely and critically acclaimed SF F writer Elizabeth Bear, lives in Massachusetts.