Nobody Move

  • by Denis Johnson
  • Narrated by Will Patton
  • 4 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

From the National Book Award-winning, best-selling author of Tree of Smoke comes a provocative thriller set in the American West.Nobody Move, which first appeared in the pages of Playboy, is the story of an assortment of lowlifes in Bakersfield, California, and their cat-and-mouse game over $2.3 million. Touched by echoes of Raymond Chandler and Dashiell Hammett, Nobody Move is at once an homage to and a variation on literary form. It salutes one of our most enduring and popular genres - the American crime novel - but does so with a grisly humor and outrageousness that are Denis Johnson's own.Sexy, suspenseful, and above all entertaining, Nobody Move shows one of our greatest novelists at his versatile best.


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What the???

First of all, I don't understand why the other reviewer refers to this as a Christian religious book. It isn't.

If this book was a film it would be considered "Film Noir." I enjoyed the author's writing style. That being said, I didn't think much of the characters. The most likable of the bunch are the American Indian girl and the gambler... and that's not saying much. Also, without giving it away, I'd have to say that when the book ended I found myself unsatisfied.
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- Barry

Oh God

I couldn't finish it. I had no idea it was a christian religious book when I downloaded it.
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- Jim

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-07-2009
  • Publisher: Macmillan Audio