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That Left Turn At Albuquerque

by Scott Phillips

Crime / Mystery

That Left Turn At Albuquerque Synopsis

Longlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger Award 2020

 

Douglas Rigby, attorney-at-law, is bankrupt. He's just sunk his last Ù200,000 - a clandestine 'loan' from his last remaining client, former bigshot TV exec Glenn Haskill - into a cocaine deal gone wrong. The lesson? Never trust anyone else with the dirty work. Desperate to get back on top, Rigby formulates an art forgery scheme involving one of Glenn's priceless paintings, a victimless crime. But for Rigby to pull this one off, he'll need to negotiate a whole cast of players with their own agendas, including his wife, his girlfriend, an embittered art forger, Glenn's resentful nurse, and the man's money-hungry nephew. One misstep, and it all falls apart - will he be able to save his skin? Written with hard-knock sensibility and wicked humour, Scott Phillips's newest novel will cement him as one of the great crime writers of the 21st century.

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ISBN: 9781641291095
Publication date: 03/03/2020
Publisher: Soho Press
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781641291095
Publication date: 3rd March 2020
Author: Scott Phillips
Publisher: Soho Press
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 288 pages
Genres: Crime / Mystery,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

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