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  • Stephen

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFIn a word roughly translated it means your naughty bits are fired up tingly and ready to rumble In than a word Last Call is my new favoritest book by Tim Powers From a brain stimulating perspective this produced a a significant amount of tingle by skillfully stroking a number of literary pleasure points You know what I mean? First I love the way the magical elements are woven credibly into the fabric of the story They are simultaneously both elusive and omnipresent throughout the narrative The magic saturates the story and blankets the characters but it’s ju


  • Kemper

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDF“Good evening and welcome to ESPN’s coverage of the 1st World Championship of Assumption Poker Tournament at the Mandalay Bay Hotel Casino in Las Vegas I’m your host Mike Honcho and with me is three time poker champion Billy “Busted Flush” Stark Billy you can certainly feel the exc


  • Dan Schwent

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFFormer professional poker player Scott Crane's life is falling apart having just lost his wife and been on a beer binge when aspects of his past have come back to haunt him Specifically a bizarre card game twenty years before where he may have lost his soul But what do his foster father and foster sister have to do with it? And why is everyone trying to kill him?Last Call is really hard to summarize accurately You could say it was about a m


  • Bradley

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFI happen to think this Locus and World Fantasy Award winner of '93 deserves all the accolades it got Indeed I think it's as readable now as it was back thenEspecially now that we've all renewed our tastes for myths in our reading habits this one dives deep into the Fisher King while leading us across the US alwa


  • Clouds

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFSummary Reminded me of a mash up of early Stephen King and Neil Gaiman I loved itI'm running miles and miles behind on my reviewing but I have to say something about this book so let's bullet point I thought it was a fantasythriller based on poker I hadn't read any Tim Powers before and I found it hard to get psyched about the concept It won me over pretty damn uick It's excellent really truly I was a fool for not reading it soonerLet me get one hang up off my chest the blurb on the frontThe Game Poker The Stakes One man's soul That's a great tag line punchy and dramatic


  • Jason Pettus

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFNow that I'm no longer professionally obligated to review 200 contemporary novels each year as part of running the CCLaP website I've been using 2018 to indulgently make my way through the complete works of a number of authors who I've always wanted to be completists of; and one of those authors is Tim Powers who has gotten famous over the years for blending multiple types of genres into New Weird tales about secret histories that are taking place around us in plain sight I started with his 1983 Philip K Dick Award winning The Anubis Gates where he combines time travel the birth of Roma


  • Wanda

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFI wanted to like this book much than I did—there was much in it that appealed to me but as with Powers’ The Anubis Gates I found myself somewhat underwhelmed Much of this reaction will be due to my lack of familiarity with both tarot and especially poker I fooled around with tarot cards in my late 20s but never really committed myself to learning the art And I think the kids at the back of the school bus tried to teach me poker during my high school years but that was many decades ago and my memories are hazy at bestThere is a lot going on in this book and it speaks to Tim Powers’ skill as a writer that he managed to successfully weave it together into a cohesive story Here are some of the elements he incorporates archetypes Jungian psychology mythology of Egypt Greece and Rome the Arthur Legend and the Fisher King TS Eliot Bugsy Siegel Las Vegas and Lake


  • Kara Babcock

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFI was avoiding this book and then I decided to read it during my busiest weeks of the term which in retrospect was a mistake since it took me two weeks to read In Ben's reading world that is an eternityThis book comes to me courtesy of an ARC of the Subterranean Express edition which I received when they shipped me The God Engines I was pleasantly surprised and I shelve


  • Pete Williams

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFLike this one nearly as much as Powers's On Stranger Tides and than Neil Gaiman's American Gods similar subject matterPowers does a lot of research Obsessively immerses himself in whatever is available on a time andor place that interests him and then goes looking for the gaps in the facts He runs screaming from Occam's razor and fills the void with the most complicated and far fetched possibilities I love itHere he looks at Vegas from the early days to the early 90s when the book was written It stumbles with some rather silly mathematical conceits and TS Eliot falling casually from the mouths of poker hustlers but I found it to be a very entertaining read A body stealing card game played with Tarot Vegas legend and Arthurian gods an Elvis impersonator who kills his best friend in hopes of marrying his Chinese sister OH yeah


  • Adam

    eBook Tim Powers Ì Last Call MOBI ↠ Ì last pdf, call ebok, Last Call PDFLast Call should be revered as many things one is a great novel of the American West with a focus on that dark heart of it all Las Vegas A dark fantasy or magic realism pitched somewhere between Leiber and Pynchon and Eco Secret history noir and Jodorowsky styled surrealism combine in a dark demented trip through the major arcana po


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