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Derek's in Trouble

4.75  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  3 reviews
'Derek's In Trouble' - As funny as ever and as unlucky as always, Derek is going through another unexpected crisis in his life. A local reporter with the partner of his dreams, his life is all set to be perfect. So, how will he explain his foray out in his wife's dress? Then, there's the leggy lady intent on making a lasting impression ...on top of that, there are everyone ...more
Paperback, 292 pages
Published July 12th 2012 by U P Publications Ltd (first published July 11th 2012)
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May 30, 2013 rated it it was amazing
The story of Derek's misfortune continues in Mac Black's Derek's In Trouble. Without doubt, Derek must be the most efficient trouble magnet to ever roam the earth. Seriously, trouble comes looking for him without him even trying to find it.

I loved this book even more than the first one Please... Call Me Derek

Mac Black displays his use of easy-going humour and fun characters well in this second book in the series. As you read these novels, you are reminded of people in your own life. The hilario
Rosie Amber
Feb 27, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Derek's in Trouble is the second book in the Derek series of witty humorous tales about newspaper reporter Derek Toozlethwaite. Derek is surrounded by a cast of delightful characters who add to the chaos and calamity which is Derek's life.

The book opens with recently married Derek caught dressing up in his wife's clothes as part of research for a newspaper article. However wife Sally doesn't see the funny side of her best pair of shoes being ruined and takes off to stay with her parents while he
Cheryl M-M
Sep 08, 2013 rated it really liked it
I would suggest reading Please... Call Me Derek
to get a better feel of the writing style and Derek's story.
Actually based on the first chapter it might just be a good idea because of the completely bizarre situation the main character is in the middle of. You have to know Derek to understand why eccentric is the norm for him.
Black has a very distinctive style. The humour is quirky and often whimsical with an underlying wit.
Think on the lines of one man telling the story of his life in a low key
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