By John D. MacDonald
underneath the Bahamas sunlight rages a vast strength fight. A mastermind of the dog-eat-dog international of company corruption, Mike Dean makes use of each asset at his disposal—women, liquor, his personal own magnetism—to take businessmen’s minds off their issues, melt their consciences, muddy their solid feel, and bend them to his will. yet considered one of his apartment visitors refuses to determine issues Mike’s manner. certainly one of them won’t be got. one among them has a brain, and a center, of his personal. And he’s decided to overcome Mike at his personal game.
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“The great entertainer of our age, and a enchanting storyteller.”—Stephen King
“My favourite novelist of all time.”—Dean Koontz
“To diggers 1000 years from now, the works of John D. MacDonald will be a treasure at the order of the tomb of Tutankhamen.”—Kurt Vonnegut
“A grasp storyteller, a masterful suspense author . . . John D. MacDonald is a shining instance for we all within the box. speak about the best.”—Mary Higgins Clark
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A Man of Affairs: A Novel by John D. MacDonald