The Ax

The Ax

Donald E. Westlake

The multi-award-winning, widely-acclaimed secret grasp Donald E. Westlake gives you a masterpiece with this very good, laser-sharp story of the lethal outcomes of company downsizing.

Burke Devore is a middle-aged supervisor at a paper corporation while the cost-cutting ax falls, and he's laid off. Eighteen months later and nonetheless unemployed, he places a brand new spin on his task seek -- with agonizing care, Devore unearths the seven males within the surrounding zone who may take the activity that rightfully might be his, and systematically kills them. reworking himself from mild-mannered heart supervisor to ruthless assassin, he discovers talents ne by no means knew ne had -- and that come to him a ways too simply.

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