Quick Reads: Quantum of Tweed: The Man with the Nissan Micra (Paperback)
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Quick Reads: Quantum of Tweed: The Man with the Nissan Micra (Paperback)

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Paperback 96 Pages / Published: 02/02/2012
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An exclusive short story for World Book Day from one of our bestselling authors. This brilliant comic thriller will have you on the edge of your seat.

Albert Rossi has many qualities. He's a man who can spot polyester at a hundred paces. He's the person you'd have on speed dial were you to find yourself at the centre of a tailoring emergency. He has an excellent working knowledge of Bonnie Tyler's back catalogue. These skills are essential to a Gentleman's Outfitter from Eastcote. They are not necessarily on the job description for recruiting an assassin.

When Albert hits an unsuspecting pedestrian whilst listening to `Total Eclipse of the Heart' in his Nissan Micra he is amazed to escape the inevitable knock on the door from the police. Instead he receives a mysterious phone call from a man who sounds surprisingly like Stephen Hawking telling him that his money will be left in the `usual' place. At that very moment, Albert Rossi decides to change careers.

Albert Rossi's life is about to get a whole lot more interesting...

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780007455980
Number of pages: 96
Weight: 70 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 6 mm
Edition: Quick Reads edition


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This is an amusing little story that takes an alternative look at the world of hitmen with Albert Rossi finding himself accidentally becoming one following a hit-and-run in his Micra. His strange run of luck... More

Paperback edition
15th June 2015
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“Dressed to kill.Sort of!”

This is a delightful story that's light,funny & reads like a Blake Edwards movie!
Suitable for a holiday,garden or teabreak read.It's not to be taken seriously.
I doubt if a certain Mr Bond is as dapper...

Paperback edition
29th July 2012
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“The worst book I ever read”

Albert Rossi tries to pay back his debts by working as an international assassin - without commiting a murder.

Conn Iggulden's book "Quantum of Tweed" is one of the worst book I ever read. It combines... More

Paperback edition
21st May 2012
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