The Girl with the Long Green Heart (Hard Case Crime #14)
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: November 3rd 2005
Publisher: Hard Crime Case
Pages no: 251
Edition language: English
Pulpy Tagline!: "From the top of her beautiful, brilliant head, to the pit of her merciless soul, she was filled with larceny." (Gold Medal edition)Everyone likes reading about con artists. Stories about people using their brains and wits as weapons to fool someone and get away with are pretty hard ...
Even after taking the fall, after doing a bit in the big house (San Quentin aka Q, to be specific), it's hard for a born confidence man to keep it on the straight and narrow. That's not to say that our man, Johnny Hayden isn't trying. But, giving up the grift is never easy. The ingredients are not...
After doing a stretch in San Quentin, Johnny Hayden decides to commit to a quiet life in middle management. While saving up to buy a local motel and quietly completing a correspondence course in hospitality, Johnny is approached by an old friend with a con to end all cons. Reluctant at first, John...