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by Martyn Bedford

Category: Thrillers and Suspense
Subcategory: Suspense and Thriller
Author: Martyn Bedford
ISBN: 0670886548
ISBN13: 978-0670886548
Language: English
Publisher: Penguin Books; Open Market Ed edition (1999)
Pages: 320
Fb2 eBook: 1498 kb
ePub eBook: 1326 kb
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Thank you Martyn Bedford for a fantastic book. The Houdini Girl is definitely my book of the Year. It is a thriller with a murder, or at least an assisted involuntary death, it is also a love story in the Shakespearean mould with double identities confounding the course of love.

Thank you Martyn Bedford for a fantastic book. From the beginning illusion is a theme, even the opening paragraph misleads. Bedford explores the difference between illusion and deceit in a witty, moving and tense novel that gathers pace like the train that the eponymous character leaves with such tragic affect.

The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.

In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession. Fletcher "Red" Brandon is a master magician who uses his talents to seduce Rosa, a flinty Irish woman

In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession. Fletcher "Red" Brandon is a master magician who uses his talents to seduce Rosa, a flinty Irish woman.

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Houdini Girl Bedford Random House (USA) 9780375704765 Девушка Гудини Бедфорд: Unusually deft and witty dialogue . In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession

Houdini Girl Bedford Random House (USA) 9780375704765 Девушка Гудини Бедфорд: Unusually deft and witty dialogue-. With great aplomb, Bedford] has brought off an erotic thriller. In The Houdini Girl, award-winning mystery writer Martyn Bedford explores the pulsing spiritual chaos that lies at the heart of erotic obsession. Fletcher Red Brandon is a master magician who uses his talents to seduce Rosa, a flinty Irish woman.

Red is a magician who performs complicated illusions on stage. When his girlfriend, Rosa, is killed in strange circumstances he discovers that her life was an illusion of a different kind. As he sets out to find out what really happened we learn a lot about magic and concealment as well as Rosa's secrets. Find similar books Profile. Watch that one Rosa, he's a magician,' said one of my friends as the introductions were completed. Rosa, drawing deeply on a cigarette, exhaled across the table. There,' she said, 'I've made him.

The Houdini Girl book. Using magic as a metaphor, Martyn Bedford has written a clever tale full of mystery, drama, humour and love. A tragic relationship that could have and should have been so much more if the characters weren't broken and had of been more open. I loved that they were flawed and wished for them a better ending but of course, the tragedy gives us a much better story.

Unusually deft and witty dialogue-. With great aplomb, has brought off an erotic thriller.

Martyn Bedford - Writer. In this luminous collection Martyn Bedford offers us beautifully variegated and nuanced insights not only into modern society, but also into an impressive array of richly drawn characters caught up in the messy business of life. Haunting and intimate portraits of vividly different lives that get under your skin and stay there.

Bedford explores the difference between illusion and deceit in a witty, moving and tense novel that gathers pace like the train that the eponymous character leaves with such tragic affect. As the main character (Red, the master prestidigitator) explains, there is a difference between magic and lies which is defined by the relationship between the protagonists. A magician and his audience enter into a conspiracy to sustain an illusion, the magician tricks his audience, who nevertheless know that they are being tricked, therefore there is no lie.

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