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Bloodthirsty

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Bloodthirsty

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
72218
publisher:
MacAdam/Cage
genre:
Fiction, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B

In Marshall Karp?s Bloodthirsty, two L.A. detectives are set to meet with an A-list a–hole Hollywood producer about turning their last big case (i.e., Karp’s last novel, The Rabbit Factory) into a movie. But the producer’s found stuffed in a trash can drained of all his blood. That’s showbiz.

Local Color
A morgue attendant moonlights as a screenwriter.

Lowdown
With its har-har banter and well-paced, undemanding plot, Karp’s Tinseltown kiss-off reads like a solid Hollywood buddy-cop thriller. B

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