The Girl with the Long Green Heart (Google eBook)

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Open Road Media, Dec 28, 2010 - Fiction - 224 pages
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One long con could be John Hayden’s ticket to financial freedom—or to the slammer  John Hayden’s a confidence man gone square. He’s done some hard time and he’s not looking back. That is until an old acquaintance presents a long con he can’t resist. The beautiful broad who’s working the inside of this job is just a perk as John and his fellow cons work a deal that could mean the greatest long con of all: financial freedom. Will the perfect setup set John up for life, or will he end up behind bars? This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lawrence Block, including rare photos and never-before-seen documents from his personal collection, and a new afterword written by the author.

  

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User Review  - branimal - LibraryThing

After doing a stretch in San Quentin, Johnny Hayden decides to commit to a quiet life in middle management. While saving up to buy a local motel and quietly completing a correspondence course in ... Read full review

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User Review  - Michael T Bradley - Goodreads

Really this one should've been called "Grifter's Game," and vice versa. This one is more about the grift, and the girl is, though pivotal, a tiny part of the plot, really. Decent enough, but at the ... Read full review

Contents

Seven
Eleven
Fourteen
Sixteen
Eighteen
A Biography of Lawrence Block
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Lawrence Block (b. 1938) is a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America and an internationally acclaimed New York Times bestselling author. His awards include a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Private Eye Writers of America and the Cartier Diamond Dagger Lifetime Achievement Award from the Crime Writers’ Association (UK). Although he is best known for his four main mystery series, Block explored a variety of genres, including thrillers and erotica, and developed an early following as a pulp-fiction writer under a number of pseudonyms. Born in Buffalo, New York, Block has three daughters and currently lives with his wife in New York City.

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