By Tom Sinclair
Updated January 04, 2008 at 05:00 AM EST
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Diablerie

type
  • Book

A chance meeting with an ostensible old flame he can’t remember sends a middle-aged computer programmer into a tailspin.

Movie Pitch
Vertigo meets sex, lies, and videotape.

Lowdown
Despite its brevity, Walter Mosley’s latest, Diablerie focuses on big issues — identity, race, class, love, sex, guilt, alcoholism — with a composed, terrifying clarity. The discomforting subtext: Anyone’s well-ordered reality can come crashing apart, anytime, anyplace. A-

Episode Recaps

Diablerie

type
  • Book
genre
author
  • Walter Mosley
publisher
  • Bloomsbury

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