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A terrific debut novel of family, organised crime, fashion, morality and fruit juice Set in LA, this is a sharply observed take on ambition and playing the game with moments which make you wince, think and laugh Two families find their paths crossing in ways they d never imagined.The Carcettis are the most powerful crime family in the southwestern US Papa s into yoga and freshly squeezed juice, prostitution and drug trafficking He and Frank, his right hand man and chief juicer, are looking f A terrific debut novel of family, organised crime, fashion, morality and fruit juice Set in LA, this is a sharply observed take on ambition and playing the game with moments which make you wince, think and laugh Two families find their paths crossing in ways they d never imagined.The Carcettis are the most powerful crime family in the southwestern US Papa s into yoga and freshly squeezed juice, prostitution and drug trafficking He and Frank, his right hand man and chief juicer, are looking for new blood.FBI agent Mario Perez is desperate to climb the career ladder and when handed the Carcetti case, sees his chance for glory It will involve sacrifice, but he s ready for that His wife, Rosalita, is muchinterested in the whereabouts of their second son Chico s run off and got in with a bad crowd, while Mario, their first born, is pretty, content and sleeping his way through all the beautiful people in LA.When the two families destinies cross, it s only going to work out for one of them.The dialogue is whipsmart, the setting subtly evoked and the characterisation is created in bold strokes One of my favourites is Gladys, a minor personage in the scheme of things, but with a superb line in verbal abuse.There s violence and injustice, loyalties and betrayals, alongside love and principles, and in all the broad strokes and bright colours of Roy Liechtenstein As the plot grows tauter andcomplex, the reader finds herself sympathising with both sides of the legal divide and wishing everyone could get what they want.Not a book to begin if you need to get anything else done that day ( READ DOWNLOAD ) ♃ Take Your Shot ☭ For as long as he can remember, Mario Jr has had nothing to talk about with his father But then he takes a job at a luxury retail shop owned by the mafia and everything changes Mario Sr, an FBI agent who ll do anything to put his career back on the fast track, suddenly takes a keen interest in his son who is now a valuable asset in a very important case If he can crack this one, he ll be one step closer to turning THE DREAM into reality From the bowels of the FBI to the taqueria around the corner, Take Your Shot is a satirical coming of age tale full of organized crime, disorganized deceit, and deadly ambition