BK: Josh Cook presents An Exaggerated Murder

03/05/2015 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Bookseller turned noir stylist Josh Cook presents his debut novel, An Exaggerated Murder. Kirkus Reviews gave the book a starred review, calling it, “A beautifully written postmodern novel of deduction that merrily, wittily blows up its genre’s conventions while at the same time re-energizing possibilities for the 21st-century detective story.”

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ISBN: 9781612194271
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Melville House - March 3rd, 2015

How can you solve a murder when the clues are so dumb?
 
Private investigator Trike Augustine may be a brainiac with deductive skills to rival Sherlock Holmes, but they’re not doing him any good at solving the case of a missing gazzilionaire because the clues are so stupefyingly—well, stupid.