Charlie Howard, a professional writer/burglar, steals two monkey figurines that are, to all appearance’s sake, of limited value. The next thing he knows, he’s thrust into a web of intrigue that includes murder and a diamond robbery. The witty writing and twisting plotlines are read with flair by Simon Vance, whose delivery supports the book’s sardonic tone. Vance successfully voices the key characters, creating a likable antihero and credible female characters. His use of accents, in particular Dutch and American, adds to the authenticity of the reading. Vance's well-paced narration helps listeners follow this entertaining crime caper without confusion. K.J.P. © AudioFile 2011, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2011]
Digital Download AudioGO 2011
DD ISBN 978-1-60998-445-8 $21.95
Library Ed. AudioGO 2011
CD ISBN 978-0-7927-7796-0 $59.95 Six CDs
DD ISBN $39.95
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