I highly recommend this book and look forward to reading the other books authored by Rick Porrello..
And no one is better qualified to bring Phil's story out than author-cop Rick Porrello, who knows so well the Cleveland underworld that spawned the Superthief.
I met the author of this book a short time ago and after that meeting decided to purchase his books.
I'm originally from Cleveland and was interested in Phil Christopher's. The book contains a lot of interesting facts but unfortunately,, it is poorly written. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Michael A. Toner
I met the author of this book a short time ago and after that meeting decided to purchase his books. Superthief holds the attention from the moment you begin to read. Read morePublished on August 2, 2009 by Linda Crawford
Superthief reads more like a self written biography than it does a crime/suspense story. Porello explains that Phil's 1200 page manuscript was the basis for this story and In my... Read morePublished on January 24, 2008 by Ryan Herron
Originally drawn to the Las Vegas-style book cover, I discovered that the story itself lived up to the bling of the high rolling art work of the cover design. Read morePublished on April 19, 2007 by Ellen Poulsen
This is the highly engaging and very readable life story of master burglar/drug trafficker Phillip Christopher. Read morePublished on January 30, 2007 by Thomas Hunt
Christopher is an older guy from my neighborhood.....I grew up in Collinwood near the end of its salad days........we used to go on vacation without locking our doors. Read morePublished on January 9, 2007 by Michael A. Hamila
I could not put this book down. I loved reading what goes thru a thiefs mind, and then reading some background and filling in some of the questions that would come to my mind that... Read morePublished on August 1, 2006 by Janiece A. Chisholm
Very well written, definitely keeps you reading til the end following the unbelievable plots, schemes,twists & turns. I cannot wait to see the movie.Published on July 21, 2006 by PamSum
Another Porello masterpiece. Rick chronicled the life and crimes of Phil Christopher, Cleveland's technically astute but hard-lucked king of burglars. Read morePublished on July 20, 2006 by Dutch