The Green-Eyed Monster
Martin Smith and John Becker: bestselling authors with ordinary names and extraordinary minds. Rivals since childhood, they are natives of the northern California town of Twilight Falls, and famous for their uncanny similarity in both physical manner and literary voice. When one of them ends up... show more
Martin Smith and John Becker: bestselling authors with ordinary names and extraordinary minds. Rivals since childhood, they are natives of the northern California town of Twilight Falls, and famous for their uncanny similarity in both physical manner and literary voice. When one of them ends up dead at the other's home, an investigation is launched into their dark past, revealing a series of troubling stories from their childhood, adolescence and careers, throughout which pervades a sinister presence, an authorial entity with roots beyond our time or dimension - an entity with far-reaching designs. See Mike Robinson's other titles The Prince of Earth and Skunk Ape SemesterAlso explore other dark landscapes from Curiosity Quills, such as The Zona by Nathan L. Yocum
Publish date: October 23rd 2012
Publisher: Curiosity Quills Press
Pages no: 240
Edition language: English
I really liked the basic idea of this, and I even liked the concept behind how the book was organized, but in the end, this really didn't work for me. One of my biggest stumbling blocks is our "main" characters. They aren't present throughout the novel. Some of that is probably due to the way the...
Two boys were born on the same day. They were even neighbors and didn’t really like each other and were rivals as they grew up. I didn’t really get this book. It was kinda hard to understand. I gave up reading this before i finished just didn’t keep my attention. **I received an ARC of this story f...
Two best-selling authors, born minutes apart, only meters apart in the same hospital in a quiet northern Californian city, Twilight Falls. Although they never become friends, with each other or with some one else for that matter, they are creepily alike not only in mannerisms and appearance, also in...
*Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book on Netgalley from the publisher in return for an honest review*AuthorMike Robinson was born in Los Angeles. He has always aspired a career in writing. Besides writing he loves everything extraterrestrial. To make some extra money he he works as a prof...
3.5 starsTwo baby boys, John Becker and Martin Smith, born at the exact same time, in the exact same hospital, on the night of a raging storm in Twilight Falls. Both boys have high intelligence, a strong competitive nature, bear a physical resemblance to each other even though they are unrelated. Th...