All He Saw Was the Girl

All He Saw Was the Girl

By Peter Leonard

Story Plant, Paperback, 9781611880427, 290pp.

Publication Date: June 5, 2012

Description
Rome:
McCabe and Chip, two American exchange students, are about to become embroiled with a violent street gang, a beautiful Italian girl, and a flawed kidnapping plan.
Detroit:
Sharon Vanelli's affair with Joey Palermo, a Mafia enforcer, is about to be discovered by her husband, Ray, a secret service agent.
Brilliantly plotted and shot through with wry humor, ALL HE SAW WAS THE GIRL sees these two narratives collide in the backstreets of Italy's oldest city.


About the Author
Peter Leonard, Professor at the School of Social Work at McGill University, Canada, and was previously Professor of Applied Social Sciences, University of Warwick, UK. He has written extensively on social theory and social welfare, and is the author of five books, including "Social Work Practice Under Capitalism" (with Paul Corrig, Macmillan, 1978); and "Personality and Ideology" (Macmillan, 1984).