The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally — well, to be. With in-your-face, South Park-worthy humor that only once slips into the truly offensive, Moore (Island of the Sequined Love Nun) has written the definitive. The town psychiatrist has decided to switch everybody in Pine Cove, California, from their normal antidepressants to placebos, so naturally—well, to be acc.
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The elements are all incredibly odd and don’t seem like they would mesh quite right. As you may be able to guess from the title, this is not serious literature.
The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove
All Moore fans have their favorite book, this is rarely listed, the reason being that many of his others Bloodsucking Fiends, Biff, and Dirty Jobs have much stronger plotlines while retaining the completely mad characters that everyone falls in love with. I wonder if I am too serious to appreciate the type of humour in this book.
This one is set in his Pine Cove creation and concerns a Puff the magic dragon with a decidedly lascivious nature.
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This one was better than the last two in the vampire series he was doing, but not as good as some of his more well known books. It’s a Christopher Moore story, so you know some people will die in funny manners. Apr 26, John of Canada rated it really liked it Shelves: Retrieved from ” https: I think, though, it’s past time to take a flensing knife and cut to the heart of the Moore Mystique.
Cover of American paperback Perennial. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Quick, someone post an excuse for laughing above the level a work deserves, I’m afraid my face will freeze this way! He has awareness that he is writing escapism and I like that. I liked the out of this world premise and enjoyed the fact that the story centered around a 20 foot lizard.
This copy is signed by the author Christopher Moore. Suddenly, morose Pine Cove turns libidinous and is hit by a mysterious crime wave, and a beleaguered constable has to fight off his own gonzo appetites to find out what’s wrong and what, if anything, to do about it.
The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove | Christopher Moore
Trouble is, those lonely slide-guitar notes have also attracted a colossal sea beast named Steve with, shall we say, a thing for explosive oil tanker trucks. Though there are many people’s lives in jeopardy, it is not edge-of-your-seat suspense, but more you wondering what kind of weird solution did the headcase author think up.
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Paperbackpages. I loved the way Moorse chose to de Where to start? Anyone who likes a good laugh. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Island of the Sequined Love Nun. A simultaneous nuclear plant leak into the ocean awakens a serotonin-deficit sea beast named Steve, who descends on the town, who is disguised occasionally as a double-wide mobile home. The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove is a far-fetched, foul-mouthed, filthy-minded pedestrian, walking the streets of the Land of Make Believe.
At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Val] came out of her office to find her new receptionist, Chloe, furiously masturbating, “her steno chair squeaking like a tortured squirrel.
Complete nonsense, this is a quick read, which leaves the reader as soon as the last page has been christopber. When It’s A Jar.
My kind of humor. At this same time, by coincidence, human-generated environmental activity stirs a prehistoric sea-beast from its underwater keep to come ashore.
Don’t get me wrong: One of the things that stood out in all the zany events that were taking place is that Mr Moore integrated some scientific elements in the plot which made everything seem even more strange. Me ha costado bastante puntuar este libro Patches of good writing break through the looniness and give hope for better things from Moore when his hare-brained imagination settles down.
In addition to its ability to change form, the beast exudes a pheromone that inspires uncontrollable lust among the residents of Pine Cove and also lures some of them as prey.
The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove (Pine Cove, book 2) by Christopher Moore
The Eye of Zoltar. This is not for everyone–serious people need not apply. Pine Cove Series Book 2 Paperback: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Every Heart a Doorway. Possibly the most low-brow novel I’ve ever finished, this book will take several points off your IQ.
Really, what other author can make you believe that a se When high school English teachers define fiction as “the willing suspension of disbelief”, they should distribute copies of Christopher Moore’s books to their students to illustrate the concept. I’d say an instant yes and move on, light of heart and wreathed in smiles, were it not for this: Las estrellas son gratis, y eso me hace sentir mejor en este caso: I love this guy!
But what christophsr I say, it’s a guilty pleasure to read about stoners and sex-crazed dragons. One of the other warnings I was given before reading this book was that The Lust Lizard of Melancholy Cove was his most lackluster work to date, so if I enjoyed this book, I’d love his other stuff.
The Final Verdict Melanchol seems that Christopher has done it yet again, penning a novel far outside the limits imposed by rules and conventions. Meanwhile, Theophilus Crowe, the town constable, investigates a strange suicide, the activities of his corrupt boss, and his adversely affected marijuana habit. When Steve the Sea Beast finds his first lover around page 60, I almost lost my mind laughing.