Parks, Tim Cara Massimina

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Cara Massimina

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Bored and broke, Morris Duckworth, an English teacher in Verona, stumbles on a plan for financial salvation – to marry Massimina, one of his lovelier students.

And if his intentions are frustrated by a suspicious, conservative family, is it any fault of his that the girl chooses to elope?

Obsessed by self-advancement and excitement, Morris’s dreams of blackmail, theft and murder plunge him deep into a chilling nightmare of deception and violence.

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"A triumph" ( Daily Telegraph)

"Sharp and witty, expertly paced, frequently horrific and often very funny" ( Times Literary Supplement)

"An unusually classy thriller, true to life and not to be missed" ( Independent)

"Entertaining black humour" ( Independent on Sunday)

"Tim Parks presents the real, virginal, boastful, cracked Morris lurking behind his own justifications as matters turn lethal and ugly. Clever, blandly humorous and utterly immoral" ( Sunday Times)

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Introducing unrepentant bourgeois serial killer Morris the Duckworth and his adventures in Veronese high society.

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