The Resource Road dogs, Elmore Leonard

Road dogs, Elmore Leonard

Label
Road dogs
Title
Road dogs
Statement of responsibility
Elmore Leonard
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gentleman/banker-robber Jack Foley is back in prison doing a thirty-year sentence after a week-long escape. Brought in by Karen Sisco, US marshall, who got her man after being abducted with the escapees, Jack and Karen have a thing for each other, and Karen arrests him only after a meaningful 'time'out' together. Jack is resigning himself to doing time, lots of it, and he seems to have a friendly and easy control over the hardened criminals he is imprisoned with. This easiness is enhanced in the minds of others by his fame as a bank robber. It is this ease which impresses Cuando Rey, a Cuban refugee and criminal who is doing time for murder. Cuando arranges to have Foley's sentence hugely reduced, but has favors aplenty to ask when they're both released.Cuando's wife, Dawn, is pretending to be saintly all the while (whilst quite the opposite) under the negligent eye of The Monk, a gay accountant similarly in thrall to Cuando. Foley is freed, and, as he fears, Cuando wants to use him on a job, just as his every move is being scrutinised by FBI detective Lou Adams. In an instant, though, Dawn has seduced him, and she has an agenda all of her own
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3562.E55
LC item number
R63 2009
Literary form
fiction
Road dogs, Elmore Leonard
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Road dogs, Elmore Leonard
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24 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780061733147
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008039607
System control number
(OCoLC)247442676

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