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Cold Caller
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Gardners Books
Publication date January 8, 2005
Pages 218
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781842431634
ISBN-10 1842431633
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $11.85
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

A ravingly readable tale of a downwardly mobile yuppie who'll just kill to get ahead. Think Jim Thompson with an MBA.

Once Bill Moss was a rising VP at a topflight ad agency, but now he works as a "cold caller" at a telemarketing firm in the Times Square area. He's got a bad case of the urban blues. Still, he's good at his work and (he thinks) about to be promoted, when out of the blue he's fired. So Bill snaps . . . and the next thing he knows he has a dead supervisor on his hands and problems no career counselor can help him with.

In Cold Caller Jason Starr retools the James M. Cain novel of cynical suspense and murder for the fiber-optic age.

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from Gardners Books (January 8, 2005)
9781842431634 | details & prices | 218 pages | List price $11.85
About: A ravingly readable tale of a downwardly mobile yuppie who'll just kill to get ahead.
from W W Norton & Co Inc (May 1, 1998)
9780393317671 | details & prices | 218 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $18.95
About: In the story of a downwardly mobile yuppie, Bill Moss snaps when he is abruptly fired from his job at a New York telemarketing firm and discovers that a dead supervisor severely limits his career options

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