'Have you sold your soul to the devil?' asked the boy.
'Everyybody has sold their soul to the devil,' sighed Christmas. 'That's why you can't get a decent price.'
Harry Christmas has it all: grief, debt, gout, red trousers.
Running away to Caracas might seem like a good idea, but mischief is a greedy companion. Escape turns into tragedy and love becomes shame as he finds himself the agent of far greater havoc ...
Jasper Gibson was born in Ashbourne, Derbyshire in 1975. He first visited Venezuela in 2008 and has lived and worked there as an English teacher and on a cacao plantation. He now lives in East Sussex and is the co-founder of thepoke.co.uk , the UK's largest comedy site with over ten million hits a month. A BRIGHT MOON FOR FOOLS is his first novel.