The good thief's guide to Paris
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Published:
New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st U.S. ed.
Physical Desc:
280 pages : ill. ; 23 cm.
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
Fiction Ewan
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The moment I'd scanned the outside of the building, I turned to Bruno and said, "First impressions, it looks straightforward." Looking back, I can't help but wonder what I was thinking. I mean, put that line at the opening of a crime novel and it's practically a guarantee that everything is about to get complicated. Charlie Howard-globe-trotting mystery writer, professional thief, and poor decision maker-is in Paris. Flush with the success of his latest book reading, not to mention a few too many glasses of wine, Charlie agrees to show a complete novice how to break into an apartment in the Marais. Fast-forward twenty-four hours and Charlie's hired to steal an ordinary-looking oil painting-from the exact same address.Mere coincidence? Charlie figures there's no harm in finding out-until a dead body turns up in his living room and he finds himself evading the law while becoming caught up in a quite outrageous heist. And that's before Charlie's literary agent, Victoria (who's naive enough to assume that he looks like his author photo), finally decides they should meet face-to-face.Nobody ever said a life of suspense was easy, but Charlie, the most disarmingly charming burglar since Cary Grant, soon finds things are getting way out of control.
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ISBN:
9780312376451, 0312376456
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APA Citation (style guide)

Ewan, C. (2008). The good thief's guide to Paris. 1st U.S. ed. New York: St. Martin's Minotaur.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ewan, Chris, 1976-. 2008. The Good Thief's Guide to Paris. New York: St. Martin's Minotaur.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ewan, Chris, 1976-, The Good Thief's Guide to Paris. New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ewan, Chris. The Good Thief's Guide to Paris. 1st U.S. ed. New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2008. Print.

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