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As I mentioned it does have that Franju horror aspect, but it is also a very nas A great ‘making you pay’ story that reminds me of Thierrj “Eyes Without a Face. Similarly the illustrative quotes chosen here are merely those the complete review subjectively believes represent the tenor and judgment of the review jonque a whole.

This book was the biggest mind-fcuk I have ever read and I’m left not sure how I feel about any of the characters LOL.

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Revenge and madness are primary factors in the novel to construct this twisted and bizarre story, however, I think that the character Dr. A great noir horror thriller. An odd ghierry of the stylish and the deranged, and, like a spider web, too thin to withstand the pressure of much scrutiny, Mygale is fine escapist literature, but little more.

Lafargue, an eccentric plastic surgeon.

Eve is only allowed out to be paraded at cocktail parties and on the last Sunday of each month, when the couple visit a young woman in a mental asylum. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Thanks to Wonderful Jahy for recommending! Retrieved from ” https: I’ll try to review it anyway. Back in the main drawing room on the ground floor, he fixed himself a scotch at a bar set up near the fireplace and downed it in one swallow.

For more reviews, Free E-books and Giveaways Now I’m definitely looking forward to taraantula the movie as well. Finally, there’s Alex, a petty thug who finally managed the big score — a bank robbery — but now is desperately on the run, knowing that all of France is looking for him and with little idea of how he can make good his escape.

And how far should it go before it’s too much that it destroys you too?

Mygale (Tarantula) (The Skin I Live In) – Thierry Jonquet

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Not necessarily a worse novel, just not this one. This story isn’t going to leave my mind anytime soon as it has etched itself deep into my psyche. The first couple of pages even seem to be the actions not of a character as such, thjerry darkness, shadows and tiny slivers of light.

Quando ho letto che si ispirava a un libro francese me lo sono procurata subito. This site uses cookies. Adding even more coincidences and connexions to the already obvious ones he manages to offer all the answers — everything is tied together, very neatly — and even if most of this is Following these outings, Lafargue humiliates Eve by forcing her to perform lewd sexual acts with strangers while he watches through a one-way mirror.

This book had me questioning my intelligence and I had a million different “theories”.

Tarantula by Thierry Jonquet

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here This is a moderated subreddit. I found it to be very bold and imaginative, even kind of sexy in a twisted way.

None of tarzntula above??? That’s all you’re going This novel was uncomfortable, strange and somewhat disturbing. This book should thrill most DMCers.

It thiery left an big impact, the writing was skillful and engaging. Open Preview See a Problem? Highly intelligent and dangerously cunning.

He finds Johns for her and he watches from a distance and vicariously lives off this humiliation.