Download e-book for iPad: A Fistful of Collars (Chet and Bernie, Book 5) by Spencer Quinn

By Spencer Quinn

ISBN-10: 1451665180

ISBN-13: 9781451665185

Everyone’s favourite detective workforce returns in a brand new experience as canines narrator Chet and his human companion P.I. Bernie Little locate that Hollywood has long gone to the dogs.

Hoping to convey a few Tinseltown cash to the Valley, the mayor lures a film studio to city to shoot their subsequent creation, a big-budget Western within the vintage culture. The famous person is none except ruggedly handsome—and notoriously badly behaved—Thad Perry. whilst the mayor comes to a decision that somebody must regulate Thad in order that he doesn’t get into an excessive amount of difficulty, Bernie and Chet are handpicked for the task. the money is sweet yet anything smells fishy, and what must have been an easy subject of babysitting quickly will get extra complicated—especially once they become aware of that Thad has a mysterious connection to the Valley that no-one desires to discuss. what sort of mystery may possibly Thad have left in the back of while he went to Hollywood to hunt reputation and fortune? the single those who may comprehend the reply have a nasty behavior of turning up useless sooner than they could speak.

As Bernie’s dating along with his longtime female friend Suzie is going long-distance, and Chet’s late-night assignations seem to have led to an unforeseen dividend, it’s all our sleuths can do to maintain Thad and his motley entourage of yes-men, handlers, and hangers-on of their attractions. Worst of all, Thad is a self-proclaimed cat individual, and his tom cat pal Brando has taken an rapid dislike to Chet.

Like the profitable books sooner than it, this 5th publication within the sequence combines a top-notch secret with real humor and a perceptive tackle the connection among human and puppy that may stick with you lengthy after the case is solved.

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50 4 Early in September came Jamie’s first day at Churchill Comprehensive School. As the day approached, Sam grew more nervous on his behalf. He couldn’t sleep. He remembered his own first day at the same school. When he thought of himself, big and clumsy in his new uniform, he felt a kind of pity, a strange desire to reach back through time and comfort himself. But it hadn’t been so bad for him. He was one of nearly three hundred First Years, blinking in the bright new light. And of course, he had Mel, his big sister.

Simply by doing some online research and bundling a series of lolloping, silver-brown Weimaranas or bewildered Afghans into the back of a Morris Traveller, followed by a couple of sinister phone calls, Unka Frank and Yeti Moocow made two-hundred thousand pounds in less than eighteen months. If the research was done well, and Frank ensured it was, the entire affair could be over in less than twenty-four hours. During this time, Frank and Yeti Moocow usually took their charge to the local park where, for a blithe hour, it was permitted to chase soggy, balding tennis balls, or gnaw promotional Frisbees.

And they didn’t get 51 NEIL CROSS back until late that afternoon. They’d bought everything Jamie needed: a new blazer, slightly too large in the shoulders and arms, to allow for growth, a yellow, blue and red striped tie, five polycotton white shirts, black Caterpillar boots and a full sports kit with reversible rugby sweater. Mel laid the stuff on the bed for Sam to inspect. It looked crisp and dense with the future. Sam looked at the school tie and felt his testicles retract. He remembered knotting an identical tie at his own throat.

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