Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 25th 1989
Publisher: Mysterious Press
Pages no: 189
Edition language: English
Series: Dortmunder (#2)
We all miss Donald Westlake, the creator of so many delightful books of which this is a fine example in the Dortmunder series. Dortmunder is a thief and con-man (he's been collecting deposits on encyclopedias when he runs into a little trouble). This time he's approached by his friend Kelp, who, wi...
I wanted something light between the chapters of Anna Karenina and so I grabbed a Dortmunder and his gang that can't shoot straight for some super-light reading.
Andy Kelp darkens Dortmunder's doorstep with a proposition: rob the Capitalists' and Immigrants' Trust bank. The bank is under renovation and business is currently being done out of a mobile home. Together with his usual crew of Murch, Murch's Mom, Kelp, and some newcomers, Dortmunder plans to mak...