Americans love a good con-man story. They love hearing about attractive criminals -- the charmingly deceptive leading man or intoxicatingly distracting female -- getting away with it, and the loot that provides them with another kind fantasy in the land of the super-rich.
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A good chunk of people are getting ready to head back to school in a week, so with just seven remaining days of freedom, this might be your last chance to get some luxury reading in. Or you can just read books during lectures like we did. Whatever you choose, be sure to pick up something cool ... More >>
Donald Westlake, who died on New Year's Eve at the age of 75, wrote more than 100 books, mostly crime novels, over the past half century--almost all of them highly polished entertainments from a writer who knew his craft as few ever will again.
I've probably read close to half of Westla ... More >>