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Download e-book for iPad: Bone in the Throat by Anthony Bourdain

By Anthony Bourdain

ISBN-10: 1582341028

ISBN-13: 9781582341026

A wildly humorous, irreverent story of homicide, mayhem, and the mob.

whilst up-and-coming chef Tommy Pagana settles for a under glamorous stint at his uncle's eating place in Manhattan's Little Italy, he unwittingly reveals himself a accomplice in big-time crime. And while the mob makes a decision to exploit the kitchen for a homicide, not anything Tommy discovered in cooking university has ready him for what occurs subsequent. With the FBI on one facet, and his eccentric clever man superiors at the different, Tommy has to fight to do correct by way of his judgment of right and wrong, and to prevent getting killed meanwhile.

within the vein of Prizzi's Honor, Bone within the Throat is an exhilarating Mafia caper laced with unique characters and wry humor. this primary novel is a must have for enthusiasts of Anthony Bourdain's nonfiction.

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