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Dr Paul Rook’s life is a mess: he drinks too much, his wife has left him for his best friend, and he spends his days teaching philosophy to students who aren’t interested at all.

Thankfully, he has another life -- a side line career as a private investigator. So when he meets Mary King, whose small-time criminal husband has been shot dead in a faraway hotel room, he gladl
Kindle Edition, 130 pages
Published June 1st 2014 by Endeavour Press
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Hans Jambor
Aug 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing
I borrowed this from a friend at their enthusiastic recommendation.

I've been having a lot of trouble finding books lately. I will start, and then stop within the first chapter. They just don't grab me. But this one did, and kept me coming back. I finished it.

It does move along at a good pace and the writing is intelligent, a refreshing change. I have found too many authors dumbing down their writing, especially when a reviewer complains they use too many big words. Yes, I've seen that in revie
Aug 17, 2014 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Lovers of British mysteries
Really enjoyed reading this book. I was impressed by the author's use of philosophy, and particularly, the parrot who spouted epic poetry and mimicked anyone he came into contact with. It was a fun read and I will read another from Mr. Attridge.
Jan 14, 2015 rated it really liked it
Pure enjoyment. Quick read. Quirky characters. Superb twists. Intellectually stimulating. Perspicacious author. Highly recommend.
It is really a great book.It grabbed me immediately
It is an original thriller.
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