By Kinky Friedman
Kinky Friedman has regularly confirmed himself to be a grasp of the offbeat and irreverent, and nonetheless manages to drag off a helluva whodunit within the strategy. Now the Kinkster could have met his fit during this beautifully crafted, fiendishly smart story of a assassin who is methodically killing off unsuspecting big apple males. Gallingly, all clues aspect towards Kinky.
Greenwich Village is the surroundings for Ten Little New Yorkers, a story of homicide and mayhem as in basic terms Friedman can warble it and that includes his traditional suspects, together with Ratso -- Dr. Watson to Kinky's singular Sherlock Holmes. because the clues and our bodies pile up and the law enforcement officials strong-arm Kinky as their guy, he has to leap via hoops to discover the genuine killer, all of the whereas conserving his outrage and, in fact, his innocence. The assassin could be anyone as regards to Kinky, which ends up in a shocker of an finishing that would absolutely take Kinky devotees thoroughly through surprise.
With a wink and a nod to Dame Agatha (as in Christie), and then all resemblance to these vintage mysteries fades, this is often one in every of Friedman's most complicated and impossible to resist page-turners but. Cunningly tentous problems with existence, loss of life, guilt, innocence, love, loss, and the chance of fake confessions, this is often Kinky Friedman at his wily, suspenseful, and sacrilegious top.