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The counterfeit tackle

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Mona's pimp sells her to a plastic surgeon in New York and she's turned overnight into someone else. The pimp winds up dead. Mona weeps for him. She's a sweet, dumb girl … so far.

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And Mona is set for overdrive. Rapture is on the agenda for both of them, but others greedy for money and power will fight them to the death, whatever 'death' means.

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Gibson's most accomplished book to date, a futurist hybrid of Fleming and Deighton and BesterTIME OUT

Gibson can spin a gripping yarn. He builds up a great head of steam within the first few pages and doesn't relax until the endTIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT

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Grouped Work ID 66e142c7-cdd7-998c-03f4-8047c0ed9cdf
Full title counterfeit tackle
Author christopher matt
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-20 22:58:42PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-19 23:55:53PM

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publishDate 1965, 1990, 2009
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series Matt Christopher sports fiction
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subject_facet Football -- Fiction, Football stories, Twins -- Fiction
title_display The counterfeit tackle
title_full The Counterfeit Tackle, The counterfeit tackle / by Matt Christopher ; illustrated by Foster Caddell, The counterfeit tackle / by Matt Christopher ; illustrated by Paul Casale, The counterfeit tackle, by Matt Christopher. Illustrated by Foster Caddell
title_short The counterfeit tackle
topic_facet Fiction, Football, Football stories, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Twins