Thick as thieves
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New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
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Central Adult Fiction
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A new thriller that takes us inside a hair-raising heist, where paranoia hangs as heavy as the tropical heat, and the only law is Murphy’s.Carr—ex-CIA—is the reluctant leader of an elite crew planning a robbery of such extraordinary proportions that it will leave them all set for life. Diamonds, money-laundering, and extortion go into a timed-to-the-minute scheme that unfurls across South America, Miami, and Grand Cayman Island. Carr’s cohorts are seasoned pros, but they’re wound drum-tight: months before, the man who brought them together was killed in what Carr suspects was a setup. And there are other loose ends. Some of the intel they’re paying for is badly inaccurate, and one of the gang—lately, Carr’s lover—may have an agenda of her own. Carr finds himself “working the paranoid calculus . . . mapping the shifting landscape of who-owes-who and who-owns-who, of loyalty, grudge, and pressure”—but his biggest problems are yet to come: few of his crew are what they seem to be, and even his own past will turn out to be built on a lie.Terrifically suspenseful and psychologically complex, Thick as Thieves is a rare, penetrating look into the sophisticated machinations of an unparalleled crime, and Peter Spiegelman’s most accomplished and galvanizing novel yet.
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Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
291 pages ; 24
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307263179 (alk. paper), 0307263177 (alk. paper)

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Description
Carr--ex-CIA--is the reluctant leader of an elite crew planning a robbery of such extraordinary proportions that it will leave them set for life. His cohorts are seasoned pros, but they're wound drum-tight--months before, the man who brought them together was killed in what Carr suspects was a setup. But bigger problems are yet to come, because few on his crew are what they seem to be, and even his own past is a lie.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Spiegelman, P. (2011). Thick as thieves. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Spiegelman, Peter. 2011. Thick As Thieves. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Spiegelman, Peter, Thick As Thieves. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Spiegelman, Peter. Thick As Thieves. First edition. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Print.

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