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This One's on Me (The Bandy Papers #6)

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It’s 1924 and our hero has made the USA too hot for him, thanks to his part in the Great Booze Robbery and his havoc-creating spell as an MP. Exile is urgently advisable.

In his only asset, a giant seaplane, Bandy sets off for Europe. His arrival in England makes a great splash – literally – as he lands in the Channel to rescue a downed pilot. But his fortunes are restored
Paperback, 448 pages
Published August 13th 2002 by Douglas Gibson Books (first published January 1st 1988)
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Nov 06, 2011 David rated it liked it
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This is the 6th entry in Donald Jack's 'Bandy Papers', and is set during the 1920s rather than the Great War period of the earlier entries.

As this start, Bandy is down on his luck, travelling back to England from Canada after the events of Me Too: a trip that sees him stop in Iceland on the way and meet the next great love-of-his-life.

Travelling on to England, he then saves the life of a downed pilot who later proves to be the son of the second richest man in the world, who hires him to create a
Sep 29, 2012 Brett rated it really liked it
I found this volume a better read than the last one; maybe it just hit the spot after Christmas. Overall you can see the characters developing a little bit more. I still like the series and am waiting for volumes 7, 8 & 9 to come out for the e-book
Although I am still thoroughly enjoying the antics of Bartholomew Bandy, I did not enjoy this as much as the first 4 books of the series. Comedic elements have stayed quite high throughout the entire series so far.
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Novelist, playwright, and scriptwriter. Best known for his "Bandy Papers" novels about WWI ace Bartholomew Bandy, which won Jack the Leacock award three times for volumes of the series. Also penned the first modern play performed at the Stratford Festival of Canada, and wrote numerous scripts for television and radio.
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