An apartment full of guns. A hundred unsolved murders. An explosive, utterly unique crime novel from world-famous comics writer Warren Ellis.
--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Some of the writing is brilliant, almost hypnotic, but the plot is too preposterous for words.Published 1 month ago by Simon
Well, this surprised me. I wasn't greatly thrilled by Crooked Little Vein and Ellis' comics offerings are of mixed quality at best. Read morePublished 3 months ago by PaulC
Warren Ellis is best known for his strip work for Marvel. This foray into a full length novel is just what you'd expect - exciting, innovative and a "page turning" plot. Read morePublished 14 months ago by HeLaHu
If you know the name Warren Ellis you're probably a comics fan, and you know he is one of the handful of greatest writers in that genre. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Mr. G. Lawrence
An imaginative crime novel which sidesteps the usual police thriller genre conventions. Read it if you want something original and fun.Published 16 months ago by Alastair
Hard-hitting prose that leaves you gasping for air. Poetic imagery and vivid characterization makes this an unforgettable read. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Lia Zografou
This was my first time reading a book by Warren Ellis & I regret to say I wasn't impressed. The story started well and kept my interest until about half way. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Orinoco