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The Guru Game Tinsley Collins

The Guru Game

Tinsley Collins

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Jim’s life is in turmoil. Having once been a high flying solicitor in London, circumstances have moved him to a one horse town in Somerset. His wife, Beth, has taken her life to the outer reaches of New Age spiritualism which is making his lifeMoreJim’s life is in turmoil. Having once been a high flying solicitor in London, circumstances have moved him to a one horse town in Somerset. His wife, Beth, has taken her life to the outer reaches of New Age spiritualism which is making his life impossible, he is in love with his secretary who in turn is in love with the mysterious David who Jim has never seen, and his wife’s best friend is a woman with whom he had once had a fling, so therefore hates him.In an attempt to sort out at least some of his problems he persuades his posh and very fat friend George to help him with a plan so lunatic that it might just work. At first it all goes better than he dared expect, but gradually it all starts to go wrong in ways Jim could never have anticipated. In the meantime, everybody’s relationships with everybody else seem to be unravelling and reforming in wholly unexpected patterns.When Jim is on the very brink of total disaster, George makes a surprising announcement which changes things again.Tinsley Collins proves that he has an undeniable gift of words in this comical and sometimes farcical novel. Throughout this entire story, you will wonder if there are people as bizarre as Beth and her cronies, and feel the pain of Jim’s life as he ponders what to do next.Jim’s life is in turmoil. Having once been a high flying solicitor in London, circumstances have moved him to a one horse town in Somerset. His wife, Beth, has taken her life to the outer reaches of New Age spiritualism which is making his life impossible, he is in love with his secretary who in turn is in love with the mysterious David who Jim has never seen, and his wife’s best friend is a woman with whom he had once had a fling, so therefore hates him.In an attempt to sort out at least some of his problems he persuades his posh and very fat friend George to help him with a plan so lunatic that it might just work. At first it all goes better than he dared expect, but gradually it all starts to go wrong in ways Jim could never have anticipated. In the meantime, everybody’s relationships with everybody else seem to be unravelling and reforming in wholly unexpected patterns.When Jim is on the very brink of total disaster, George makes a surprising announcement which changes things again.Tinsley Collins proves that he has an undeniable gift of words in this comical and sometimes farcical novel. Throughout this entire story, you will wonder if there are people as bizarre as Beth and her cronies, and feel the pain of Jim’s life as he ponders what to do next.