Strudwick's Successor

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Humor  |  House: CLOG
Set in 1960's Peckham. Strudwick runs his French polish and German sausage company as a benign proprietor, and his sudden removal from the company creates a vacuum which sets off a chain of events that could result in financial ruin. But the staff unexpectedly rise to the occasion as they fight for their survival.
A quirky story of greed and incompetence, garnished with romance and deviousness. You'll never eat a curry again without giggling.

The first of four novels that trace the fortunes of Peckham's residents. Told over 29 chapters, spanning 259 pages, Strudwick's Successor will make you think twice about eating out.

============ Health Warning ==========
This book is not suitable for senior managers of a nervous disposition.

Table of Contents

Strange Bedfellows

Submitted: October 09, 2016

  Small companies grow into large corporations. Somewhere along the way they often lose sight of their initial objective of maki... Read Chapter

How The Mighty Do Fall

Submitted: October 09, 2016

1967   For seven years the company went from strength to strength. Herbert Strudwick spent more and more time out launching ... Read Chapter

Headhunting In The Concrete Jungle

Submitted: October 09, 2016

  Simon’s first stop was the employment exchange. It was an education for Simon as he had never visited it before during his y... Read Chapter

Working The Old Boy Network

Submitted: October 09, 2016

Imagine Simon’s surprise, some hours later, when he stood outside the Town Hall, and looked about. There, just above the grubby booksho... Read Chapter

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