The Collectibles A Novel

By: J., James

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Clearance - NEW in store stock; 8.90 X 6 X 1.10 inches; 310 pages; SynopsisDo what the other fella can't. Be what the other fella ain't. And then help the other fella. Joe Hart has never let go of his uncle's words. An orphan from the unspoiled Adirondack mountains, Joe leaves his humble beginnings and goes on to distinguish himself, first as a Navy submarine commander, then as an attorney unequaled in his field. But Joe's world crashes with an unexpected tragedy. A child of wealth and privilege from New York's Upper East Side, Preston Wilson harbors a fear of financial failure. When that fear threatens to become reality, Preston tracks down the one attorney who might be able to save him. Joe reluctantly decides to help--but only after extracting a promise that Preston will fulfill and unspecified condition when called upon. Preston, desperate, agrees. Too soon, Joe calls in his unconventional IOU. The self-absorbed Preston balks when Joe tells him he must meet, earn the trust of and care for several people. Each of Joe's collectibles--none of whom Preston would ever want to know--has a serious personal challenge. Can Preston find the integrity to make good on his promise to Joe? Does he have a choice? , In his debut novel, James J. Kaufman delivers a gripping and unforgettable story of two strong men from separate wolds - one touched by tragedy, the other by greed - brought together with unexpected results. In chronicling how their lives and those they touch are dramatically changed by their encounter, Kaufman reveals the power of realtionships, the nature of love, and ultimately the meaning of life.

Title: The Collectibles A Novel

Author Name: J., James

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Downstream Publishing, LLC: 2010

ISBN #: 0982587309

ISBN # 13: 9780982587300

Binding: Paperback

Book Isle ID: 4541

Keywords: Fiction,