There's a serial killer loose in Los Angeles and the local authorities need help fast. For some reason the killer has been leaving a string of maddeningly arcane clues at each crime scene. Each of these clues, it seems, is an indecipherable roadmap to the next murder. Onto the scene comes L, the mysterious super-sleuth. Despite his peculiar working habits--he's never shown his face in public, for example--he's the most decorated detective in the world and has never tackled a cased he hasn't been able to crack. But this time he needs help. Enlisting the services of an FBI agent named Naomi Misora, L starts snooping around the City of Angels.
** spoiler alert ** 2 ½ stars I would give this. The plot is worth 3 at least, but I shall explain below why I kept the rating so low...
I finished reading the Death Note manga before starting this. Naturally, I was hyped about this book.
I don't know if the writer of this book is a previously published author or not (looking at his bio, apparently he is a novelist and a manga writer, go... read more
I am open to any type of novel. Western, Horror, Science Fiction, you name it, I have probably read a book of its type. But one thing the younger version of me was always skeptical about was reading novels based on well...TV and movies. I mean that is pretty much fanfiction. Which is mostly written by twelve year old horny fan girls. Right? Right? Wrong. What we have here is an interesting case. Written by... read more
|Death Note (Pilot)||2006|
|Death Note Special||2007|
|Death Note: L Change the World (Light Novel)||2008|
|Death Note Rewrite 1: The Visualizing God||TV Special||2007|
|Death Note Rewrite 2: L's Successors||TV Special||2008|