The lost pulp crime novel by great American novelist Gore Vidal! Hired to smuggle an ancient artefact out of Egypt, Pete Wells finds himself the target of killers and femme fatales and just one step away from triggering a revolution that will set Cairo aflame!
"The fast-moving plot is enhanced by the superbly rendered Cairo settings, evoking the era of King Farouk. This curiosity is another clue that helps complete the complex puzzle of Gore Vidal's personality and talent." - Bay Area Reporter
"A hell of a lot of fun." - LitReactor
"Pour yourself a pina colada and pretend you are baking in the Cairene sun." - Flavorwire
"THIEVES FALL OUT is a gourmet tale with fast-food accessibility. It's so tasty I want to go see what else Vidal has on the shelf." - Noir Journal
"Thieves Fall Out is an engaging and intriguing novel that most authors would be happy to have in their catalog of works." - Borg
"It's the kind of curiosity that Hard Case Crime excels at producing: a peek into the formative years of a gifted and influential writer." - October Country
About Gore Vidal
Gore Vidal was one of America's greatest and most controversial writers. The author of twenty-three novels. five plays, three memoirs, numerous screenplays and short stories, and well over two hundred essays, he received the National Book Award in 1993.
Thieves Fall Out by Gore Vidal
Used - Very Good
Titan Books Ltd
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.