The Monkey's Mask: An Erotic Murder Mystery
Private investigator Jill Fitzpatrick didn't know that the poetry scene could be as sticky as sex, or that words could open up your legs one minute and open up your grave the next. Mickey didn't know it either - Mickey who loved poetry and read it every day. Sweet girl, just nineteen, the life strangled out of her.
Put on the case by Mickey's suburbanite parents, Jill's up to her ears in sleazy poets, corruption and deceit. And seduction - lovely, intoxicating seduction - dished up by Mickey's former poetry professor, Diana Maitland. Like hot wine, Diana fills Jill's head, her throat, her lungs; heavy glassfuls soaking her mind.
Deep digging into the tightly knit verse community turns up some dangerous truth, truth that just isn't beauty. Jill's closer than she knows, but killers don't like to be caught, and poets' pens can bleed more than just ink.
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Review: The Monkey's MaskUser Review - Trevor - Goodreads
I preferred to read the poetry in this as prose that had been chopped up funny – and that was fairly easy to do as the poetry was so light and insubstantial that it might as well have been prose most ... Read full review
Review: The Monkey's MaskUser Review - gwscrsc - Goodreads
Remember when they brought out films in Sensurround and Smell-o-vision? You didn't really go to see the film for the plot now, didja? Writing a bog standard noir novel in verse is a little like that. Read full review
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