The Rabbit Factory : Lomax and Biggs

  • by Marshall Karp
  • Narrated by Tom Stechschulte, James Jenner
  • Series: Lomax and Biggs
  • 14 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Marshall Karp is an acclaimed playwright known for his witty sense of humor and crackling dialogue. His debut novel The Rabbit Factory stars the irreverent LAPD detective duo of Mike Lomax and Terry Biggs. Dean Lamaar is the architect of an entertainment empire and the creator of iconic characters like Rambunctious Rabbit and McGreedy the Moose. When his company falls on hard times, the only hope to get it back in the black is Familyland - an amusement park in Las Vegas. Mere days before the grand opening, an actor playing Rambunctious Rabbit is found dead on the park grounds and everyone senses foul play. And after more characters wind up murdered, it becomes obvious that someone has it in for Lamaar. Lomax and Biggs are put on the case and together they root out a murderer. This rollicking tale is at once a multi-layered whodunit and a skewering of Tinseltown.

More

See More Like This

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Bizarre but engaging mystery.1st-rate performance.

This is the first in a series of 4 featuring Detectives Lomax & Biggs* of the LAPD. I found Lomax an engaging personality, witty, honest, and like most men, confused about his feelings. I enjoyed the repartee between the partners, but I'm not sure that it will remain fresh through another 3 books. On the other hand, the book depicts most women as sex objects, and the sexism wears a bit thin after a while. There are points of the plot that are a bit over the top, but I won't spoil it for you. If you like police procedurals with a comic touch, this is good reading for a long airplane ride or day at the beach. It's entertaining but not deep.
*The series is not so identified by audible.com; the order is
2. Bloodthirsty, 3. Flipping Out, 4. Cut, Paste, Kill.
Read full review

- MidwestGeek

Great Story, Great Storytelling!

What did you love best about The Rabbit Factory?

the sarcastic humor & the way Karp tells the story. He describes things without OVERdescribing things, if you know what I mean


Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

Didn't know until the end whodunit


Any additional comments?

100% recommend reading all of the Lomax & Biggs series

Read full review

- William

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-05-2009
  • Publisher: Recorded Books