You are here

Download e-book for iPad: A Nasty Piece of Work: A Novel by Robert Littell

By Robert Littell

ISBN-10: 1250021456

ISBN-13: 9781250021458

ISBN-10: 125005463X

ISBN-13: 9781250054630

Former CIA agent Lemuel Gunn left the battlefield of Afghanistan for early retirement within the wasteland of recent Mexico, the place he works as a personal investigator from the creature comforts, resembling they're, of a cellular home.

Into his lifestyles comes Ornella Neppi, a thirty-something girl creating a hash out of her uncle's bail bonds company. The resource of her issues, Emilio Gava, used to be arrested for getting cocaine. Ornella has cause to think he's making plans to leap bail. until she will be able to locate him, her uncle goes to be $125,000 out of pocket.
For $95-a-day plus bills (not to say the excitement of her company), Gunn is of the same opinion to assist Ornella music the wayward suspect down. apparently, no photos of Gava appear to exist. as soon as Gunn starts his manhunt, he starts off to wonder if Gava himself existed within the first place.
Robert Littell has been largely praised as the best espionage writers of our time. Now, he is became his ambitious abilities towards crime fiction in A Nasty Piece of Work, a unique that Le Monde has already praised as "one of these page-turning detective stories that appears like an rapid classic.… A Chandleresque noir novel, as pleasant because it is suspenseful."

Show description

Read Online or Download A Nasty Piece of Work: A Novel PDF

Similar private investigators books

Download PDF by John Maddox Roberts: SPQR V: Saturnalia (The SPQR Roman Mysteries Book 5)

This eagerly awaited 5th e-book in John Maddox Roberts's Edgar-nominated historic secret sequence once more takes the reader again to the Rome of Julius Caesar and the Roman Senator Decius Caecilius Metellus the more youthful. Decius has gained himself a name as either an investigator and, so much regrettably, slightly a playboy.

Big Bang (Odd Jobs, Inc. Book 3) by PDF

His mind scrambled, Jake attempts to transparent himself of a homicide chargeJake speed involves at the flooring of a dungeon, the place a robotic jailer is killing rats. The final twenty-four hours are a clean; he doesn’t have in mind whatever in view that he stepped into his skycar, chasing a tip at the gigantic Bang murders. For weeks the killings have stumped each officer within the government—costing six of them their lives—but a soprano named Palsy Hatchbacker informed Jake she knew whatever which may holiday open the case.

Download e-book for kindle: The Tunnel (A Danny Katz Thriller) by

As soon as a promising army intelligence officer and high-functioning heroin addict, Danny Katz now makes use of his presents as a linguist and desktop programmer in his paintings as a personal investigator. His drug behavior finally derailed his past occupation, yet now he's clean-and self-employed. in brief, Katz is used to his justifiable share of anguish and all too accustomed to Stockholm's seedy underbelly.

Download PDF by : The Complete Father Brown Stories

Right here you will discover the whole Father Brown tales within the chronological order in their unique e-book. - The Innocence of dad Brown- The knowledge of pop Brown- The Donnington Affair- The Incredulity of pop Brown- the key of pop Brown- The Scandal of dad Brown- The masks of Midas

Extra resources for A Nasty Piece of Work: A Novel

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Nasty Piece of Work: A Novel by Robert Littell


by James
4.2

Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 15 votes
Top