|he Last Score (1964)
Leslie Gibson was a wealthy, beautiful, seventeen-year-old brat - out for kicks at any price! And Leslie had decided that Reid Rance, adventurer and travel guide extraordinaire, was just the man to show her the hot spots of Mexico. But touring led to trouble with a capital T, and Reid was soon minus one debutante, but plus several unwanted corpses, and desperately wanted by the Mexican and American police as well as the Mexican underground. Could Reid evade the cops and rescue Leslie from the underground abductors before time ran out for them both...?(cover)
had girl, will travel...
Reid Rance was a travel agent. The kind who would take
you where the tourists seldom went. But when Mrs. May Gibson asked him to chaperon her
wild daughter Leslie around Mexico, he begged off. "Why me?" he asked.
Cast of characters included. Ghostwritten by Charles
W. Runyon. In a 2007 interview by Ed Gorman Charles
answered this to the question which of his
novels he would most like to see reprinted and
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