Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.
|New from||Used from|
“Ewan can turn a Wodehousian phrase...and his taut plotting adds substance to his considerable style.” ―Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“Big fun.” ―The Seattle Times
“Ewan's fourth Charlie Howard romp moves briskly, relying once more on the boyish charm of its roguish narrator-hero.” ―Kirkus Reviews--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Chris Ewan was born in Taunton in 1976. His first novel, THE GOOD THIEF'S GUIDE TO AMSTERDAM, won the Long Barn Books First Novel Award. Both AMSTERDAM and THE GOOD THIEF'S GUIDE TO PARIS have been shortlisted for CrimeFest's Last Laugh Award. He lives in a small village in the Isle of Man with his wife, Jo, and their labrador, Maisie, where he spends his days planning imaginary burglaries and learning how to pick locks. His neighbours are thrilled. Find out more at: www.thegoodthief.co.uk --This text refers to the Digital edition.See all Editorial Reviews
This is a fun romp through one thief's effort to go straight. A very entertaining mystery, though essentially fluff. I would recommend it for fun reading.Published 2 months ago by Kay Hunley
Wow, Chris once again wrote a story that kept me on the edge of my seat! He made the characters so vivid, Venice so real, and what a story teller! Read morePublished 13 months ago by John Body
Charlie is a good thief but a bad experience in Vegas has sent him to Venice to write his detective stories. He's promised his agent, Victoria, to stay on the straight and narrow. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Ronna
Reading this is almost as good as being in Venice. If you like Venice, you'll like this book. If you don't know Venice, you'll enjoy the good, well drawn characters and strong... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Edwiin Coates
All these Good Theif Guides are very Entertaining. You get a nice tour of whichever city he's in and it's fun.Published 18 months ago by Bunnymom
What a cleverly plotted, multiple caper/double cross, funny, and feel good book! AND with a saucy ending that leaves you with a grin and an itch to get the next in the series. Read morePublished on April 22, 2013 by Jackie Houchin
This whole series is great. Quirky with enough real live info to be very interesting. Can't wait for more from this author. Nice to see a few other character developments.Published on February 28, 2013 by Amazon Customer