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Spenser novels volume 31.
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A cheating husband and a wayward wife provide Spenser with an unconventional and dangerous surveillance job. When Marlene Cowley hires Spenser to see if her husband, Trent, is cheating on her, he encounters more than he bargained for: Not only does he find a two-timing husband, but a second investigator as well, hired by the husband to look after his wife. As a result of their joint efforts, Spenser soon finds himself investigating both individual depravity and corporate corruption. It seems the folks in the Cowley's circle have become enamored of radio talk-show host Darrin O'Mara, whose views on Courtly Love are clouding some already fuzzy minds with the notion of cross-connubial relationships. O'Mara's brand of sex therapy is unconventional at best, unlawful-and deadly-at worst. Then a murder at Kinergy, where Trent Cowley is CFO, sends Spenser in yet another direction. Apparently, the unfettered pursuit of profit has a price. With razor-sharp characterizations and finely honed prose, this is Parker writing at the height of his powers.
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Grouped Work ID 6ebc0e2a-93cc-36d5-210f-220657f87a39
Grouping Title bad business
Grouping Author parker robert b
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-14 22:54:25PM
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auth_author2 Mantegna, Joe.
author Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010.
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display_description Spenser is hired by Marlene Cowley to find out whether her husband, Trent, is cheating on her. To complicate matters, a murder occurs at Kinergy, where Trent is the CFO, sending Spenser in another direction as he attempts to connect the dots and determine just how individual depravity figures into corporate corruption and murder.
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publishDate 2004, 2007
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series Spenser novels
series_with_volume Spenser novels|31
subject_facet Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Private investigators -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction, Spenser (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display Bad business
title_full Bad business / Robert B. Parker, Bad business [sound recording] / Robert B. Parker
title_short Bad business
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, American, Private investigators, Spenser (Fictitious character)