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You Don't Have to be Evil to Work Here, But it Helps
     

You Don't Have to be Evil to Work Here, But it Helps

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by Tom Holt
 

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Colin Hollinghead is a young man going nowhere fast. Working for his dad might have seemed like a good idea at the time, but starting at the bottom in the widget-making industry has somehow lost its appeal. And now the business is in trouble. At least his father has a plan to turn things round - a new work force that will improve profit margins and secure the

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Colin Hollinghead is a young man going nowhere fast. Working for his dad might have seemed like a good idea at the time, but starting at the bottom in the widget-making industry has somehow lost its appeal. And now the business is in trouble. At least his father has a plan to turn things round - a new work force that will improve profit margins and secure the company's future for eternity. The deal looks great on paper, but they do say that the devil is in the detail - and the old rogue certainly seems to be involved in some capacity. Colin needs help. Perhaps his new friend from J.W. Wells & Co. (Practical and Effective Magicians, Sorcerers and Supernatural Consultants) can help. Sparkling with wit and oozing charm, Tom Holt's new comic caper will delight his readers and prove once and for all that going to work can actually be hell.

And now the business is in trouble. At least his father has a plan to turn things round - a new work force that will improve profit margins and secure the company's future for eternity. The deal looks great on paper, but they do say that the devil is in the detail - and the old rogue certainly seems to be involved in some capacity.

Colin needs help. Perhaps his new friend from J.W. Wells & Co. (Practical and Effective Magicians, Sorcerers and Supernatural Consultants) can help.

Sparkling with wit and oozing charm, Tom Holt's new comic caper will delight his readers and prove once and for all that going to work can actually be hell.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841492841
Publisher:
Little, Brown Book Group
Publication date:
05/28/2007
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
814,148
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.00(d)

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Tom Holt is the author of such comic fantasy classics as: Expecting Someone Taller, Who's Afraid of Beowulf?, Flying Dutch, Ye Gods!, Overtime, Here Comes the Sun, Grailblazers, Faust Among Equals, Odds and Gods, Djinn Rummy, My Hero, Paint Your Dragon and Open Sesame.

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You Don't Have to Be Evil to Work Here, but It Helps 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was the book that caught my eye and turned my brain on to the humor of Tom Holt - a must read for those who appreciate that all need not be as it seems!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
So glad his books are available. They are hard to find in the US but SO funny.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago