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The better mousetrap

Author: Tom Holt
Publisher: London : Orbit, 2008, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
It touches all our lives; our triumphs and tragedies, our proudest achievements, our most traumatic disasters. Alloyed of love and fear, death and fire and the inscrutable acts of the gods, insurance is indeed the force that binds the universe together. Hardly surprising, therefore, that Frank Carpenter, one of the foremost magical practitioners of our age, felt himself irresistibly drawn to it. Until, that is, he  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Holt
ISBN: 9781841495033 1841495034 9781841495040 1841495042
OCLC Number: 929902537
Description: 345 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Tom Holt.


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Praise forTom Holt: 'Wacky humour bubbles through the polished narrative ... Holt doesn't skimp on the flashes of brilliance' SFX, 'Uniquely twisted ... cracking gags' Rob Grant, The Guardian, Read more...

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