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He is not your typical escapism writer like James Patterson or John Grisham who turn out one load of crap aft I just finished reading this, and as I explained to my fiancee last night when I couldn’t stop reading it: View a FREE sample.

Buy the selected items together This item: When high school English teachers define fiction lizars “the willing suspension of disbelief”, they should distribute copies of Christopher Moore’s books to their students to illustrate the concept. This is laugh out loud funny and a bit zany at times.

If you haven’t read the first book and would like to start with this one, feel free to do so at your discretion.

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Before you start this book, check if you have a sense of humor – if mealncholy, move on. My wrist hurts a little. Anyone with a sense of humor! There is foul language, bizarre sex scenes, and often a few gross death scenes. HumorFictionHorrorComic fantasymysteryadventure.


The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove by Christopher Moore

View the Lesson Plans. Investigating the death, is the stoned town constable, Theophilus Crowe. Quick, someone post an excuse for laughing above the level a work deserves, I’m afraid my face will freeze this way! The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally—well, to be accurate, artificially—business is booming at the local blues bar.

Theo and his friends solve the mysteries and send the beast back to the ocean depths, while busting the county Sheriff for running a crack house. The title should be at least 4 characters long. The author has his brain working over-time in this silly little romp.

Fifty years ago down on the Delta, Catfish first met the Sea Beast, the hundred foot creature, Steve, that loved his steel guitar sound and has now risen from the depths.

Who can pass up a title like this?

Oct 02, Adelina Genova rated it really liked it. When It’s A Jar. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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That makes the utter ridiculousness of naming a sea monster Steve adorable and hilarious. Fortunately for everyone involved, the sea monster has only eaten badguys, so it’s easy to root for him.

As you may be able lizare guess from the title, this is not serious literature. Return to Book Page. Meanwhile, Theophilus Crowe, the town constable, investigates a strange suicide, the activities of his corrupt boss, and his lizardd affected marijuana habit.

You like it or you don’t – and I do! Moore is twisted and weird, and you really have to wonder what sort of childhood he had, but I hope he keeps cranking out the books because I have devoured every one of them.


And the star of the show: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. This was definitely one of the better titles I’ve read for book club.

In the Company of Ogres. Speaking of the people, I’d say that this book has hands-down one of the most diverse casts you’ll ever find in a book. Now, I didn’t read the synopsis of this book because someone warned me that Harper Moore’s publisher tends to ruin some of the funnier moments with their blurbs, so I went into this book blind, aside from the title of course. Read reviews that mention christopher moore pine cove lust lizard practical demonkeeping moore books lizard of melancholy melancholy cove sea beast laugh out loud stupidest angel sea monster molly michon bloodsucking fiends blues singer tom robbins sense of humor dirty job island of the sequined named steve love nun.

Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. It started out as 1 star. Unlike Moore’s other books, this one does take Brief Synopsis: While Moore does reuse characters from his previous books as well as reference a lixard things, on the whole you don’t need to have read the earlier novels to understand this one. If you can riff on religion, politics, sex and the overall human condition, in a thought-provoking, sarcastic manner, you will find a friend in me.

May 01, Danny Foncke rated it it was amazing.