Barking by Tom Holt

By Tom Holt

Duncan's boss doesn't imagine he's lower out to be a attorney. He isn't a pack animal. He lacks the killer intuition. but if his ally from university barges his long ago into Duncan's existence, in addition to an entire helping solid of legal professionals, ex-wives, zombies, and snow-white unicorns, it's no longer lengthy prior to issues turn into fairly unsettling. furry, even.

Paperback: 404 pages
Publisher: Orbit (February 7, 2008)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1841492868
ISBN-13: 978-1841492865

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