The Midnight Plan of the Repo Man: A Novel (Ruddy McCann)
W. Bruce Cameron
"The dead night Plan of the Repo Man introduces my favourite type of mistaken cynical protagonist in Ruddy McCann, former soccer famous person, now Repo guy in a small city choked with memorable weirdos. it truly is suspenseful, action-packed, romantic, and peculiarly, really humorous. I enjoyed it."―Nelson DeMille, New York instances bestselling author
Ruddy McCann, former university soccer megastar, has skilled a seismic drop in attractiveness; he's now Kalkaska, Michigan's full-time repo guy and part-time bar bouncer. His ally is his low-energy Basset hound Jake, with whom he stocks an easy lifetime of stealing autos.
Simple, that's, till Ruddy begins listening to a voice in his head.
The voice introduces himself as Alan Lottner, a useless realtor. Ruddy isn't really yes if Alan is genuine, or if he is wasting his brain. To complicate concerns, it seems Katie, the woman he is fallen for, is Alan's daughter.
When Alan calls for Ruddy locate his murderers, Ruddy comes to a decision a voice on your head looking vengeance is better overlooked. while Alan additionally calls for he freshen up his act, and residence, Ruddy tells him to backtrack, yet the place can a voice on your head cross?
With a candy romance, a homicide secret, a lazy yet unswerving puppy and a city jam-packed with cabin-fevered characters you cannot aid yet love, big apple occasions bestselling novelist W. Bruce Cameron's The nighttime Plan of the Repo Man is another laugh-out-loud, keep-you-up-late, impossible to resist read.
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