- Title: Fat Chance
- Author: Malla Duncan
- ISBN: 9780987005267
- Page: 201
- Format: ebook
Comedy Thriller Two fat English ladies holiday in Italy and become embroiled in the search for a serial killer who targets only fat women A full length, fun holiday read
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If you’ve been following my reviews, you will have picked up on the fact that I am a Malla Duncan fan. I’m one of those readers who likes to play safe, so once I’ve found a good writer I really like, I tend to read everything they’ve written, confident that I won’t be disappointed. Once again, Malla Duncan has come up trumps. As a writer, this book has left me full of admiration for Malla Duncan’s writing talent. I bookmarked countless pages, wanting to read again a line or paragraph [...]
I absolutely adore this book! It's witty, intelligent, humorous (I laughed out loud often), suspenseful, has twists and turns, is set in Italy (and who doesn't love the Amalfi Coast?), and is without a doubt well-written. The details, the setting, the characters, the story--all fantastic.As for the characters, they're dynamic, funny, and real, and I loved them. I rooted for them. I laughed with them and felt bad with them. I bit my nails with them, dreamed of chocolate pudding with them, and wan [...]
Fat Chance by Malla Duncan, is a comedy murder mystery that tells the story of two, middle-aged, English women, Marsha and Milly, as they set out to visit Marsha’s friend Betty, who resides on the Amalfi Coast in Southern Italy. Their hopes for a marvellous relaxing holiday in the sun are dashed on their arrival, however, when they find that Betty is missing, believed dead! Is she the latest victim of a serial killer?While Marsha reinvents herself as a sleuth in an effort to find Betty, Milly [...]
"Fat Chance" by Malla Duncan was recommended to me by a friend. Not usually a friend of humorous crime fiction I reluctantly followed her recommendation and was pleasantly surprised to find a book that made me laugh a lot.We are in Italy and are following the investigation of a serial murder of fat women. Besides the police detectives there are a group of colourful fat women doing their own snooping amongst the suspectsThe sense of humour really worked for me, I thought those characters were bri [...]
4 and a half Stars. This is the second book I’ve read by Malla Duncan and it didn’t disappoint. A story of suspense, intrigue and murder, the novel is also outrageously funny. Malla’s genius use of description and wit moves the story along effortlessly and compels the reader to turn the pages. An underlining message of food and body-image is depicted to perfection with mockery and humour. Malla’s portrayal of characters, setting and events is outstanding. I look forward to reading more w [...]
A wonderful, funny story with the unlikely topic of murder. The characters were unique and interesting, and kept the reader entertained from beginning to end.
Funny, intelligent, delicious, intriguing What's not to love?!!
Review to come soon.
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