|About the Book|
Hes the most notorious mobster in the South...and he isnt even in the mob!Joe Mezilli is a great guy. Known to his friends as Joey Trucks, hes a wonderful son, a terrific father, a loving husband and a trusted friend. Hes also a really greatMoreHes the most notorious mobster in the South...and he isnt even in the mob!Joe Mezilli is a great guy. Known to his friends as Joey Trucks, hes a wonderful son, a terrific father, a loving husband and a trusted friend. Hes also a really great boss. Hes just not a MOB boss.He is the third generation owner of Mezilli Trash Hauling and cartage, the largest independent trash hauling company in the Philadelphia area. His grandfather, Giuseppe,Zippie Mezilli, started the business with one beat up old truck and a legendary immigrants work ethic. His father, Giuseppe Jr. worked hard to keep things going and Joe came back from college and grew it into the success story it is. Life was good.Then one day a lawyer from the giant waste management conglomerate Waste International makes Joe an offer he cant refuse- 75 million dollars for the family business and Joes life changes forever.He decides to move his young family out of the city and down to the tiny town of Forest, Virginia, nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, near where Joe went to college. He was young, rich, had a gorgeous wife and four beautiful kids...life couldnt get any better.What Joe didnt realize was that his new neighbors have a problem...one of them thinks Joe is in the mob. Phil Lowery is an old retiree with a passion for eavesdropping and an obsession with mafia movies and TV shows. He see Joe doing what all Italians do, and thinks its Joe doing what all MOBSTERS do. The result is hysterical, lighthearted, and FUN!Its The Godfather without the crime. Its The Legend of Joey Trucks!