Lies of Locke Lamora is a grand adventure following the exploits of master thief and fraud, Locke Lamora.
Leader of the Gentleman Bandits, Locke's flamboyantly carefree life of grand larceny comes to a crashing halt
when someone who covets his talents forces Lamora to put his life on the line to protect all he holds dear...
A web of schemes and frauds weave the pattern that makes up the Lies of Locke Lamora. Scott Lynch establishes himself as a fearless storyteller, thrusting his characters into a world doused with intricate historical and cultural information. One of the most refreshing (and unique) novels to arrive on the fantasy scene, Lies of Locke Lamora is an entertaining read that delivers on every promise it makes. Those fantasy fans riding the new wave of fantasy, pioneered by George R. Martin, China Mieville, Steven Erikson, and Scott Bakker will be delighted with Scott's effort.