Full Length Play, Comedy / 5m, 2f
Nominee! 2008 Mystery Writer's of America, Edgar Award for Best Play. After robbing a savings and loan, Brian takes refuge in a quiet used book store, but things don't stay quiet for long.
- Nominee! 2008 Mystery Writer's of America, Edgar Award for Best Play.
- Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
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- Time Period: Contemporary, Present Day
- Duration: 60 minutes (1 hour)
- Setting: Small used bookstore
- Musical Style: N/A (Not a musical)
- Vocal Demands: N/A (Not a musical)
- Chorus Size: N/A (Not a musical)
BRIAN - an incompetent would-be savings and loan robber.
MADDY - who runs a less-than-successful used book store along with...
BETTY - who puts up a tough exterior
CHRISTOPHER - a lover of books who can't help stealing them
COP - who is suspicious
ROGER EDMONDS - who is a less-than-successful publis defender and an equally inept part-time clown
CLAUDIA - a no-nonsense assistant district attorney
EDDIE - Brian's partner who Claudia never gives a chance to speak