Musclebound

Front Cover
Mysterious Press, 1997 - Fiction - 279 pages
3 Reviews
Part-time wrestler, nighttime security guard, and all-the-time big, ugly, bad-tempered, and proud of it, Eva Wylie knows how to stand out in a crowd. She should. In the ring, she's the London Lassassin, with a reputation as one of the meanest, toughest villains in the business. She's permanently banned from the ring, broke, and out of shape, but Eva, the London Lassassin, figures it will take a lot worse than that to floor her. That's before she finds a sports bag stuffed with bank notes in one of her serially "borrowed" cars. Soon Eva has big dreams of staging a wrestling comeback. Then her newfound loot brings her a tougher audience than any she's ever faced down. It isn't long before Eva's confronting dangerously inept thugs with the nerve to shadow her all over London. Or having to show some muscle when one or two mistake her for a lightweight. Or daring to trace the money to its chilling, deadly source. Being down-and-out only makes Eva meaner than ever. And it will take more than a bunch of crooks, nosy police - and even Anna Lee, formidable private investigator - to keep Eva from fighting for the big wide world of opportunities she's glimpsed beyond the mat.

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - MuseofIre - LibraryThing

Third in Cody's Eva Wylie series, Musclebound picks up a year after the events in the last book, which have gotten Eva barred from wrestling. Stripped of her sense of identity, Eva has hit the skids ... Read full review

Review: Musclebound (Eva Wylie #3)

User Review  - Robert - Goodreads

Eva Wylie is big, brash and loud, rude, crude and dumb... and sort of likeable. Her life is full of poor choices and bad decisions. She makes poor judgments in character and treats the good people who ... Read full review

Related books

References from web pages

Grobius Shortling Mystery List
By the way, 'Musclebound' is the fantasy name of the exercise spa she dreams of opening someday, Muscle-bound, Outward-bound, get it? ...
www.mysterylist.com/ mystoth.htm

Musclebound by Liza Cody (1997) en venta en ebay.es (finaliza el ...
Compra Musclebound by Liza Cody (1997) en la categoría Books, Fiction Books de ebay España.
cgi.ebay.es/ Musclebound-by-Liza-Cody-1997_W0QQcmdZViewItemQQitemZ230230290403

The Charlie Williams Blog: Liza Cody: Where are you?
Eva Wylie's last outing was MUSCLEBOUND in 1997, and since then we've only had the standalone GIMME MORE in 2000. Is she still writing? Anyone know? ...
charliewilliams.blogspot.com/ 2005/ 04/ liza-cody-where-are-you.html

Crime
Caught at a low point in MUSCLEBOUND (Mysterious Press/Warner, $22), the hulking heroine is barred from the ring and on the verge of losing her security job ...
www.nytimes.com/ books/ 97/ 09/ 21/ reviews/ 970921.21crimet.html

Unreliable Narration in Liza Cody’s Eva Wylie Series
Wrench, and Musclebound—in a second, very different crime series starring Eva ..... (Musclebound 36–37). Although some aspects of Eva’s personality and ...
heldref-publications.metapress.com/ index/ 06171747145160P5.pdf

biggerbooks.com – Discount Bookstore. Bestsellers, New Books, Used ...
Musclebound. Author(s): Liza Cody. ISBN10: 0892966017. ISBN13: 9780892966011. Cover: Hardcover. Copyright: 09/01/1997. Currently Not Available ...
www.biggerbooks.com/ book/ 9780892966011

Liza Cody – Wikipedia
Goldmann, München 1991); 1998 Marlowe (Kategorie: International) für Musclebound (dt.: Blüten für Mama. Goldmann, München 1998. Auch unter Eva langt zu. ...
de.wikipedia.org/ wiki/ Liza_Cody

MYSTERIES (en)
Musclebound. Liza Cody. 1997. 279p. Mysterious Press (UK). Down but not out, that’s Eva Wylie, the erstwhile London Lassassin who’s been barred from ...
members.aol.com/ wmlgage/ ll/ Mysteries_E-N.html

bloomsbury Stocklist 2007
3807 3 Musclebound. Liza Cody. 6.99. 7467 5 Boy. Lindsey Collen ...... 3807 7 Musclebound. Liza Cody. 6.99. 6856 1 Kilo 17. Harry Ferguson ...
www.bloomsbury.com/ media/ bloomsburyukstocklist2007final.pdf

CODY, LIZA Autor - Unilibro
CODY, LIZA ,GIMME MORE CODY, LIZA ,MUSCLEBOUND CODY, LIZA ,LA VEUVE ROCK'N'ROLL CODY, LIZA. ... Título Libro: MUSCLEBOUND Autor: CODY, LIZA ...
www.unilibro.es/ find_buy_es/ result_scrittori.asp?scrittore=CODY%2C+LIZA& idaff=0

About the author (1997)

Liza Cody was born in London. She attended the City and Guilds of London Art School and the Royal Academy School of Art. She managed to support herself as a painter before becoming a film studio technician. Before turning to crime writing she also worked as a furniture-maker, a photographer, a graphic designer and an assistant at Madame Tussauds.

Bibliographic information