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8 edition of Golden Gizmo found in the catalog.

Golden Gizmo

by Thompson, Jim

  • 286 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Mysterious Press .
Written in English


About the Edition

Toddy Kent was born with a talent for finding easy money, but Toddy"s gift has the habit of deserting him when he needs it most. When he discovers a seemingly limitless ( and illicit) source of pure gold, Toddy"s wife suddenly is murdered and he himself is on the run from a sinister man with no chin and a singing Doberman.

Edition Notes

GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7535048M
ISBN 100445406712
ISBN 109780445406711
OCLC/WorldCa19283325

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  Horrid Henry was up early in the kitchen getting cereal boxes of sweet tweets looking for the gold gizmo he needs for the last one in his gizmo collection. Then Perfect Peter came to the kitchen carrying his books and got very surprised when he saw Henry getting out the gizmo from the cereal because it was Peter’s turn. Peter shouts "NO!" and ran to the cereal on the table, but Henry trips Episode: The Golden Gizmo by Jim Thompson. Little Brown & Company, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and.

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The Golden Gizmo is a tall tale which meanders aimlessly, ultimately winding up nowhere. Written with sufficient surrealism to easily accomodate a supporting character that happens to be a talking dog, there just isn't anything here to engage the reader's interest/5(9).

The Golden Gizmo is a sort of 6th Sense that the protagonist has that either leads him to hidden riches or hidden trouble. As one would expect from Thompson, it was an excellent crime novel with a few surreal touches to keep it from being bland/5.

The Golden Gizmo is a tall tale which meanders aimlessly, ultimately winding up nowhere. Written with sufficient surrealism to easily accomodate a supporting character that happens to be a talking dog, there just isn't anything here to engage the reader's interest/5(9).

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