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Samuel Miles, a.k.a. ‘Smiler’, aged 15, has been falsely convicted of theft. After escaping from a young offenders institution, he is determined to stay free until his father, a ship’s cook, returns from his current voyage in nine months’ time and can help to clear him of the charges.
A down-on-his-luck pest exterminator, all Bob Dillon wants is success with his radical new, environmentally friendly pest-killing technique. When his advertisement is answered he thinks his luck has changed, but it turns out his new client is from a dangerous world of assassins...