Sucker Bet

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (5.33 hours)
Product Number: Z100012115
Released: Feb 05, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781415951958
Narrator/s: Paul Boehmer
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Description

A hardened ex-cop, Tony Valentine now nabs hustlers who rob casinos, and the Micanopy Indian Reservation Casino in South Florida desperately needs his expertise. A blackjack dealer has rigged a game, dealt a player eighty-four winning hands in a row, and then disappeared. But the missing dealer is part of an even bigger, far deadlier scheme. Valentine's trail leads him to Rico Blanco, a ruthless gangster who once worked for John Gotti; his shady, elusive partner-in-crime, Victor Marks; and a bombshell named Candy Hart, a hooker with dreams of love-a combination tailor-made to double-cross. It appears they have a con going down involving a cocky, filthy-rich Brit and his millions of dollars. Valentine's challenge: to figure out how all the pieces of the seamy puzzle fit together...?efore his luck runs out and his life goes bust.

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Author(s): James Swain
Series: Tony Valentine Series No: 3
Original Publish Date: Feb 05, 2008

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Author(s): James Swain
Series:
Product Number EB00151000
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: #9780345464187

Professional reviews

"If you like fast-paced mysteries and unusual characters, don't pass on Swain's latest. For openers, you have Valentine, a retired Atlantic City cop who can spot a cheating grifter a mile away. You also have action, deception, multiple murders, and the ultimate gambling scam. A crisp reading parlays all into a winning combination. Paul Boehmer aces this performance. The nuances in his character depictions ring true. Odds are you'll really buy into this one. A.L.H. (c) AudioFile 2003, Portland, Maine"

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