Saturday, January 05, 2013

The Efficiency Expert - Edgar Rice Burroughs

A student who excels at sport but not otherwise comes from a rich family. After finally finishing uni he decides that he will go it alone, not with rich dad's help. Not so easy he finds and ends up in less than salubrious circumstances, befriends a safecracker, works as a waiter at an underworld dive and keeps running into the same well to do girl. Eventually he decides to pad his resume and fib about being an efficiency expert. Getting all he knows from a secondhand 25c paperback he gets a job at a company where his methods discover fraud. 3 out of 5