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Complicity By Iain Banks

Complicity
by Iain Banks

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An exploration of the morality of greed, corruption and violence. When several prominent people die mysteriously, the police beat a path to the door of an Edinburgh journalist known for his drug abuse and total commitment to computer games. By the author of "The Wasp Factory" and "The Crow Road".
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Complicity Summary


Complicity: 'A very good thriller' (Glasgow Herald) by Iain Banks

COMPLICITY n. 1. the fact of being an accomplice, esp. in a criminal act A few spliffs, a spot of mild S&M, phone through the copy for tomorrow's front page, catch up with the latest from your mystery source - could be big, could be very big - in fact, just a regular day at the office for free-wheeling, substance-abusing Cameron Colley, a fully paid-up Gonzo hack on an Edinburgh newspaper. The source is pretty thin, but Cameron senses a scoop and checks out a series of bizarre deaths from a few years ago - only to find that the police are checking out a series of bizarre deaths that are happening right now. And Cameron just might know more about it than he'd care to admit ...Involvement; connection; liability - Complicity is a stunting exploration of the morality of greed, corruption and violence, venturing fearlessly into the darker recesses of human purpose.

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Complicity Reviews


A remarkable novel ... superbly crafted, funny and intelligent FINANCIAL TIMES A stylishly executed and well produced study in fear loathing and victimisation which moves towards doom in measured steps OBSERVER Compelling and sinister ... a very good thriller GLASGOW HERALD ** 'Fast moving ... tightly plotted' SUNDAY TIMES 'One of the most able, energetic and stimulating writers we have in the UK.'

About Iain Banks


Iain Banks came to widespread and controversial public notice with the publication of his first novel, THE WASP FACTORY, in 1984. He has been a hugely popular writer of fiction ever since, and as Iain M. Banks, of science fiction.

Additional information

GOR000551888
Complicity: 'A very good thriller' (Glasgow Herald) by Iain Banks
Iain Banks
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Little, Brown Book Group
1994-09-08
320
0349105715
9780349105710
N/A
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