Once a rising VP at a topflight ad agency, Bill Moss now works as a 'cold caller' at a telemarketing firm in the Times Square area. He's got a bad case of the urban blues, and when a pink slip rather than promotion comes through, Bill snaps.
Now he's got a dead supervisor on his hands and problems no career counsellor can help him with...
If Jim Thompson had gotten an MBA, he might have written Cold Caller, a ravingly readable story of a downwardly mobile yuppie who'll just kill to get ahead.
'Well crafted and very scary' - Times
'Cool, deadpan, a rollercoaster ride to hell' - Guardian