As Mentiras de Locke Lamora (Portuguese Edition) [Scott Lynch] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Diz-se que o Espinho de Camorr é um. As Mentiras de Locke Lamora (Em Portugues do Brasil) [Scott Lynch] on Amazon .com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Uma historia original, vigorosa e. Buy Las mentiras de Locke Lamora / The Lies of Locke Lamora: Libro primero de las crónicas de los Caballeros Bastardos / Book One of the Gentleman Bastard.

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I’m playing the long con game with this review. The world of Camorr is solidly-crafted and bursting with detail and the vivid, oftentimes violent, action unfolds slowly, propelled by political machinations and anchored in complex character development.

Keeping up with the flow proved to be a little difficult at first, because of all the names and places and people, and this jumping from here to there didn’t help much either.

It has quite a few shocking moments where some characters are killed off.

Scott Lynch literally swears in every sentence just like me haha. This might seem like a little thing, but it’s not.

Let me be the first to admit that the problems I had with this one? Yet if Don Lorenzo Salvara could tell a fake strangling from the real thing in the blink of an eye at thirty paces, they’d badly misjudged the man they planned to rob and the whole game would be shot anyway.


Spectra Books 26 de junho de Idioma: That sounds like fun. The core of the story is clever, funny, charming, heart-wrenching, and fun Don’t get me wrong, Locke Lamora is not a good guy in anyway.

Well, not so much. Can wait to read the second book!!! They also make no bones about the fact that he is a thief, and not in any Robin Hood sense at all, and no, there is no secret noble quest underneath that.

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The swearing made it hilarious and I loved it so much. But if you keep going, the payoff is well worth the effort. The criminal underworld of Camorr is ruled with an iron fist by the Capa Barsavi, who collects a commission on all criminal activity under his purview.

Like, ‘How does it feel to be dangled out a window by a rope tied around your balls, motherfucker?

The Lies of Locke Lamora

These wagons were crewed by petty loccke whose offenses were too meager to justify continual incarceration in the Palace of Patience. And the world building was fantastic!

He hides behind a false religion and has created a fake temple to its worship. He settled down against the left-hand gunwale and crossed his legs.

I also loved how the author never takes the easy way out. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Bromance between Locke and Jean had me. However, this is also the only factor in the book where I had a minor problem with. She cried bitter tears when the la,ora wrapped up in September, then went on the prowl for something, locks to satisfy the void in her heart.


Retrieved from lcke https: So if that’s the case with side characters, how much do you think I loved our main ones? He’s from the city of Camorr, a beautiful Venice like metropolis, where alchemical lights of all colors are reflected by the famous glass towers in the center of the city.


I was born in St. Vorchenza agrees when Locke has shared the location of the stolen money; he tells her that Raza has hidden his treasure on a waste barge, and instructs her to destroy the plague ship and its crew before Raza can use it to infect the city. Around the Year i Although his vividly descriptive writing takes some getting used to.