Quote: The Lies Of Locke Lamora, “We’re A Different Sort Of Thief…”


THE QUOTABLE QUOTE OF THE DAY

 

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“We’re a different sort of thief here, Lamora. Deception and misdirection are our tools. We don’t believe in hard work when a false face and a good line of bullshit can do so much more.”

 

Frequently described as Oliver Twist meets Oceans Eleven, The Lies Of Locke Lamora is the critically acclaimed first book of Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastard series. It’s an inventive tale with great characterisation and world building. It’s well worth a read if you can look past the fact that the protagonists are unrepentant criminal scumbags.

You can read the review of the book, posted last month here.

 


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