The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards

The Unchangeable Spots of Leopards

Large Print - 2013
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Can a leopard ever really change his spots? Can a person ever change? These are the timeless questions that Kristopher Jansma asks in this enchanting debut novel about three great friends--two men and one woman--their triumphs and failures in life and love and their globe-spanning adventures. From the jazz clubs of Manhattan to the villages of Sri Lanka, these three remarkably engaging characters grow up and grow old, fall in and out of love, write novels and wed wealthy European aristocrats.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2013
Edition: Large print ed
ISBN: 9781410457806
Branch Call Number: LPF JAN NVD
Characteristics: 437 pages (large print) ; 23 cm


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TSCPL_ChrisB Jun 03, 2016

Kristopher Jansma's detail-laced debut novel is captivating through the end. It is a breathtaking ride through the world of metafiction and an extremely well thought out story.

ChristchurchLib May 20, 2013

"Haunted by the successes of a long-time rival and unable to let go of his love for a woman who got away, an aspiring writer determined to discover and tell the truth about the trio's falling out, travels the world and struggles to untangle a complicated web of lies." May 2013 Fiction A to Z newsletter


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TSCPL_ChrisB Jun 06, 2016

Does it sting like this because I've been robbed or because it was never mine to steal? ... Maybe an idea, like love, cannot ever be stolen away, just as it cannot ever have belonged to me and only me

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