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The Wake-Up, Ferrigno, Robert

The Wake-Up

Authors: Ferrigno, Robert
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC016000, FIC022010, FIC031010
ISBN: 9780307429551, Related ISBNs: 0307429555, 0375422498, 140003387X, 9780307429551, 9780375422492
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 272
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

When Frank Thorpe, a deeply moral former undercover operative, sees a hard-charging art dealer knock down a Latino child in LAX airport, he decides to teach him a lesson. But Thorpe's plans get a little out of hand, and Thorpe becomes immersed in a criminal underworld peopled by a drug dealing surfer with a socially-climbing wife, two mentally challenged goons with a penchant for violence, and a vicious Romanian named Vlad. The Wake-Up is an absolutely irresistible, outrageously comic thriller that starts off with a bang and never lets up until the end.

 

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