Client - Stanley Hastings, Bk 5 Author:Parnell Hall "What's wrong with me?" is the thought that crosses Stanley Hastings's mind when he gets his first paying client. Stanley has absolutely no interest in being a P.I., but hey, he needs to pay the bills. The novice P.I.'s first victim . um . client is Marvin Nickleson, an ex-husband on the rampage. — Stanley's first job se... more »ems easy -- just get a picture of Nickleson's ex-wife with another man -- until . well . he finds her DEAD AS A DOORNAIL. The murder weapon? In Stanley's car, of course. Stanley's second case is to save his own hide. What will this aspiring-writer-turned-detective do?« less
Stanley Hastings gets himself into another bizarre situation. He is hired by a man who wants his wife followed so they can reconcile. This is Stanley's first real client who will pay him $200 a day plus expenses. The problem is getting paid and getting set up for murder. Some hilarious parts in this book - laugh-out-loud funny. Stanley has got to be the most neurotic private investigator in New York!