Agnes and the Hitman

Agnes and the Hitman

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Agnes Crandall's problems are rolling to a boil. First, a dog-napper invades her kitchen, seriously hampering her attempts to put on a wedding that she's staked her entire net worth on. Then a man climbs through her bedroom window to save her. "Shane" (no last name) may be Agnes's hero, but he's also a professional hitman so he's no stranger to trouble himself Between a rival who wants to take him out and an uncle who may have lost five million bucks in Agnes's basement, Shane's plate is plenty full. Soon Agnes and Shane are tangled up with the lowlifes after the money, a gang of Southern mob wedding guests, a dog named Rhett, and most dangerous of all each other."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 419 pages
  • 108 x 169 x 29mm | 209g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0312363052
  • 9780312363055
  • 92,951

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"When a fiery food writer meets a hitman with a heart of gold, all bets are off in this"wildly entertaining" "(Seattle Times) "novel from bestselling authors Jennifer Crusie and Bob Mayer."IF YOU CAN'T STAND THE HEATAgnes Crandall's problems are rolling to a boil. First, a dog-napper invades her kitchen, seriously hampering her attempts to put on a wedding that she's staked her entire net worth on. Then a man climbs through her bedroom window to save her. "Shane" (no last name) may be Agnes's hero, but he's also a professional hitman so he's no stranger to trouble himself GET OUT OF THE KITCHENBetween a rival who wants to take him out and an uncle who may have lost five million bucks in Agnes's basement, Shane's plate is plenty full. Soon Agnes and Shane are tangled up with the lowlifes after the money, a gang of Southern mob wedding guests, a dog named Rhett, and most dangerous of all each other. ""Agnes and the Hitman" is fabulous fun." " Booklist" (Starred review)"
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" "“"Agnes and the Hitman" is fabulous fun.” "—Booklist" (Starred review)“A comic caper and raucous romance...laugh-out-loud funny...a fun ride.”—"Kirkus Reviews" “Wickedly funny.”—"Cincinatti Enquirer"“A bubbly novel with amusing banter and…moments of poignancy.”—"Publishers Weekly"
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About Jennifer Crusie

JENNIFER CRUSIE is the "New York Times," "Publishers Weekly," and "USA Today" bestselling author of "Maybe This Time," "Welcome to Temptation," "Tell Me Lies," "Crazy for You," "Faking It," "Fast Women," and "Bet Me." She earned her bachelor's degree from Bowling Green State University, a master's from Wright State University, and a master of fine arts from Ohio State University. Before devoting herself to writing full-time, Crusie worked as a preschool teacher, an elementary and junior high school art teacher, and a high school English teacher. She lives on the banks of the Ohio River.BOB MAYER is a former Green Beret and the "USA Today" bestselling author of thirty-two novels under his own name and the pen names Robert Doherty and Greg Donegan. He has over two million books in print.
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17,127 ratings
3.93 out of 5 stars
5 35% (5,985)
4 34% (5,799)
3 23% (3,912)
2 6% (1,026)
1 2% (405)
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