Unfortunately for the master thief, Lydia Davis is not your average woman. He quickly finds himself in more trouble than what he can handle. But most importantly, this simple incident sets off a chain of events that is so bizarre that no one would have believed it, if it didn’t really happen and there weren’t photographic- as well of video evidence of it. This all out action thriller will take the reader through a “gentle” tour of almost all of the bigger Cape Town area The story goes from the busy CBD to a notorious Blues township on the Cape Flats. If you never heard of the Cape Flats, you will be an expert after reading this. Then it goes to the serenity of the Kuils River area, close to the rural areas of the Western Cape. The incident that happens here is so embarrassing that most gangsters would want to forget it as quickly as possible. But the action is still over the top. And finally the reader is taken into an underground storage area used by the local gangs for their illicit products. Not a good place to be, but the story concludes here in a very surprising way. Nothing in ALL OUT OF LUCK is as it seems. There are many surprises awaiting both Lydia Davis as well as the gentle reader. It is well over twelve thousand words long, but most people will read it in one sitting, just to find out what happens next.