What's worse that having a mobster out to kill you on the eve of your big break? How about space aliens trying to take over the world? What's even worse than that? The aliens and the mobster have now joined up and have made you part of their plan!
That is the dilemma faced by stand-up comedian Sam E. Lakeside in Louis Lowy's Die Laughing.
Take the things that make a B movie fun: Space Aliens, mobsters, a plot for world domination involving celebrity impersonations, now add character development, wit and good writing. Set it all in the 1950's and you got I was going to say a really good first novel, but it's just a really good novel period.
The book is very funny,… Read more