In 1979, Felice Picano rocketed to fame with the publication of this shocking, controversial thriller. Riveting and candid in its depiction of the gay sexual subculture of the era, and praised by Stephen King as "Explosive...Felice Picano is one hell of a writer," "The Lure "thrusts young widower Noel Hathaway into a dark universe of physical and psychological violence; an unwilling lure used by the police to unmask an elusive killer.
Felice Picano is the author of 18 books, including the international best-sellers "The Book of Lies "and "Like People in History "as well as the acclaimed literary memoirs "Ambidextrous, Men Who Loved Me, " and "A House on the Ocean, A House on the Bay." He has been nominated for several Lambda Literary Awards and is a recipient of the Ferro-Grumley award for fiction. Formerly a longtime New Yorker, he currently resides in Los Angeles.
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"Yeah, but we couldn't fuck on the dance floor up at Clouds," Rick said. "We don't
fuck on the dance floor here." "But we could if we wanted to," Rick insisted. Jimmy
made a grimace, then turned to Noel. "You see the dipshit I have to put up with ...
Slowly, calmly, Noel said, "Why don't you go fuck yourself, man?" Eric moved
away. The pressure was suddenly lifted off Noel's chest. Then, pivoting quickly,
Eric slapped him backhand across the face. Noel recovered from the blow and
"What the fuck do you want me to say, thanks for the excitement?" Who would
Eric have sent? Okku? He was at home. And Eric himself couldn't have gotten
there before McWTiitter. There was no one else Redfern trusted enough to do it.
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