A Temporary Thing

July 24, 2018|
A Temporary Thing by Gil Miller
Earn 60 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Out of stock online.
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Find In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store


I didn’t start out to be a criminal. I just sorta fell into it.

When Lyle Villines learns his daughter has leukemia, he searches for a way to pay the huge medical bills that come with the condition. In desperation, he takes a well-paying, under-the-table job driving a delivery van. He doesn’t know what the cargo is, but the pay is enough to make him ignore that for the sake of his child.

Lyle questions his decision when he’s hijacked on the interstate and left alive only so he can deliver a message to his employer. Turns out the load wasn’t exactly legal. Nor was it  insured, meaning he will have to pay for the loss by taking on a new job—cooking meth. Not only does it pay better, his boss says, it keeps him off the road. When Lyle objects, he’s given a simple choice. He can either take the opportunity, or his family will suffer. Faced with no other option, the only thing to do is follow orders... and hope he can get out alive.

Gil had a normal upbringing, which means his parents aren''t to blame for him going into crime (fiction). Instead, he blames a steady diet of movies, shows, and books, from Miami Vice and Scarface in the ''80s to Breaking Bad and Justified in the ''00s. To cap it all off, he discovered authors such as Michael Connelly, Robert Crais, Do...
Title:A Temporary Thing
Product dimensions:164 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.38 in
Shipping dimensions:164 pages, 9 X 6 X 0.38 in
Published:July 24, 2018
Publisher:Oghma Creative Media
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781633734692

Recently Viewed