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Guy Noir and the straight skinny

Author: Garrison Keillor
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2012.
Series: Thorndike Press large print basic series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : A large print editionView all editions and formats
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On the 12th floor of the Acme Building, on a cold February day in St. Paul, Guy Noir looks down the barrel of a loaded revolver in the hands of geezer gangster Joey Roast Beef. Joey is demanding to hear what lucrative scheme Guy is cooking up with stripper-turned-women's-studies-professor Naomi Fallopian. In this whirlwind caper Guy faces danger, falls in love, and faces off with the capo del capo del grande primo  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Noir fiction
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Garrison Keillor
ISBN: 9781410448125 1410448126
OCLC Number: 775416086
Description: 265 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print basic series.
Responsibility: Garrison Keillor.

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On the 12th floor of the Acme Building, on a cold February day in St. Paul, Guy Noir looks down the barrel of a loaded revolver in the hands of geezer gangster Joey Roast Beef. Joey is demanding to hear what lucrative scheme Guy is cooking up with stripper-turned-women's-studies-professor Naomi Fallopian. In this whirlwind caper Guy faces danger, falls in love, and faces off with the capo del capo del grande primo capo Johnny Banana.

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