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The Stickup (Lagotti Family, Prequel Novella)

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The prequel to the Lagotti Family series, this stand-alone novella follows Frank Lagotti as he tries to get some bread to pay the rent and maybe make some seed capital so he can rob a bank one day.

His pal Louis might be the brains of the outfit but he also has a keen interest in sex and drugs - not a great mix when your future rests on the next robbery and he's the one who
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Published March 18th 2019
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Cheryl Drake johnson
Frank was a man who wanted the finer things in life but was not interested in getting any way but the wrong one and the chosen partners in crime left a lot to be desired. Frank was determined and setup pretty much by his trusted friend unfortunately his girlfriend didn't reveal certain things to him so he had to find out the hard way his friend was a Rat. I received an copy as a gift from the author without obligation. I am providing an honest review.
Alex Mellor
Aug 07, 2019 rated it liked it
Too much sex, drugs, rock ‘n’ roll for me!

This prequel novella, to the Lagotti family series, looks at the friendship between hustler, Frank and school-friend, Louis Verona. The boys have a habit of committing robberies and now want to up their game. I’m sure it will be appreciated by many readers, but it’s not my scene.
Jerrilynne Evitts
May 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I received this book as an Arc from the author. This is my first book by this author and it’s really great! It’s funny and graphic. It’s about a guy who’s trying to get rich fast, in all the wrong ways. Highly recommended!
Jay Williams
Jul 21, 2019 rated it really liked it
This is a short story but it serves to introduce th main characters in the Ligotti Family series. The events described are referenced in the later books, so it is best, though not mandatory to read this one first.
Raymond Dart
Feb 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Exciting from beginning to end. A different take on a crime novel.
Ray Cooke
May 28, 2019 rated it really liked it
Great read kept me turning pages from start to finish.
Amanda Clark
Jan 07, 2020 rated it it was amazing
I enjoyed this book.it was given to me as an ARC to read and review. If you like violence and romance this book is for you can't wait for rest of the series.
Liza
Aug 01, 2019 rated it really liked it
It's a short book. Planning a quick in and out robbery of the local pharmacy- but you really need to make sure that your partner is committed to the task. Good characters, well written.
mary arnold
Jun 22, 2019 rated it really liked it
Gritty novel about crime and crime family. It keeps you guessing.
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