Pecking Order

Pecking Order

A Novel

Book - 2008
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Baker & Taylor
Entering the high-stakes business of celebrity party promotions in southern California, an ambitious young accountant finds the highly charged industry significantly shaped by big money influences, race factors, and sex.

Baker
& Taylor

Entering the high-stakes business of celebrity party promotions in southern California, an ambitious young accountant finds the highly charged industry significantly shaped by big money influences, race factors, and sex. By the author of The Last Street Novel. 100,000 first printing.

Simon and Schuster
New York Times bestselling author Omar Tyree continues to write captivating novels with Pecking Order, the tale of an ambitious young accountant, Ivan Davis, who jumps into the high-stakes racket of industry promotions and celebrity parties in Southern California.

Starting with a simple plan to promote business network events among the rich, famous, and frivolous clients he works with, Ivan begins to make a name for himself. He soon comes face-to-face with Lucina Gallo, the reigning diva of San Diego's nightlife culture. She needs a new partner she can trust, and one who knows everything about money.

For this dollar-hungry entrepreneur, the timing couldn't be better. Who wouldn't want to be partners with the most glamorous girl in the city? Ivan quickly teams up with her for business -- and for possible pleasure. However, for Lucina, business is business and nothing extra. Or is it?

After throwing a sizzling-hot birthday party for a popular San Diego Charger, Ivan finds himself babysitting Lucina's so-called girlfriends, some of the most spoiled and exotic women he has ever encountered. That's when the business deals begin to fall outside the bounds of simple promotion and parties. Ivan finds himself thrust into the limelight and lands at the doorstep of easy access to women, cash, cars, private jets, and multimillion-dollar real estate. But as the ridiculous amounts of money and power start to pile up, leaving a trail of broken hearts, fractured egos, and challenged loyalties, Ivan is forced to ask himself: How much money is enough?

Pecking Order, with its perfect blend of money, plot, sex, and vulnerability, is another urban classic novel as only Omar Tyree can write them!

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
ISBN: 9781416541936
1416541934
Branch Call Number: FICTION TYREE
Characteristics: xii, 495 p. ; 25 cm

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stewstealth
Apr 14, 2017

If conflict is the essence of drama, then this book has very little drama. That being said, the author has an interesting narrative style and along with the dialogue, characterization and perspective makes this an interesting enough novel. Read it if you are interested.

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nitetraino
Jun 06, 2012

I love this exciting, positive story of life, fortune and love! 10 of 10 stars

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