By Michael Ebner
Named one among Kirkus reports top Books of the yr. “The book’s choked with laugh-out-loud traces and discussion. the writer having a Charles Portis-like present for writing” (Kirkus Reviews). resort concierge, Joel Wilson, has lately befriended the foyer pianist, Wade Farley and his course will quickly switch in methods he may perhaps by no means have imagined. either have expertise, ambition and large plans for different careers. yet they‘ll have to visit nice lengths to chop in the course of the pageant. Their scheme to hit the massive time takes them to big apple and kick-starts a perilous video game. Underestimating tune magnate Lance Martin makes it a dangerous one. He’s the explanation one hit wonders vanish from the face of the earth.
Copyright 2009. e-book released 2013.
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