The Outgoing Man is happy to follow the instructions he's been given, which will deliver him safely to his next destination, but he is derailed at his first port of call and ends up in a huge red brick edifice where nothing seems to get done and nobody knows who's supposed to be doing it. Things begin to unravel further when he misses his connection and is placed under the jurisdiction of an invisible bureaucrat assigned to 'deal directly with his claim'. He befriends Walter, who promises him a way out, but they soon fight ...

Outgoing Man 2006, Portobello Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781846270024


The Outgoing Man 2005, Portobello Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781846270000

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