By Ken Wheaton
Bacon and Egg Man, Ken Wheaton’s moment novel, is a sly send-up of a politically right meals institution, the place the Northeast has break up off from the remainder of the USA. the recent Federation is governed by means of the electoral descendants of King Mike, a guy who made it his challenge to shape a rustic in keeping with solid, fresh living.
But you can’t retain sturdy nutrients down. And Wes Montgomery, a journalist on the final print paper within the Federation, is a mild-mannered bacon-and-egg broker at the aspect. till he will get pinched and reveals himself thrust into leader Detective Blunt’s wild-eyed plot to carry down the most important unlawful meals provider within the land. To make issues worse, Wes is partnered with Detective Hillary Halstead, the cop who, whereas undercover, grew to become his girlfriend.
Their trip takes them from submarine lairs to sushi speakeasies, from Montauk to long island, the place they must negotiate with media tycoon the Gawker ahead of a climactic rendezvous with the secretive guy who provides the Northeast with its high-cholesterol contraband, the main everlasting of all breakfast meals: bacon and eggs.
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