Watch Your Back!

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Thorndike Press, 2005 - Fiction - 437 pages
33 Reviews
Hapless criminal John Dortmunder returns in another rollicking tale of disorganized crime from Grand Master of Mystery Donald E. Westlake.

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Review: Watch Your Back! (Dortmunder #13)

User Review  - Gerry - Goodreads

I enjoyed this one. It's a very light read with goof-ball mafia guys and the "good guys" are not exactly "good guys" The "kid" is introduced in this one. I listened to the audio book this time. Read full review

Review: Watch Your Back! (Dortmunder #13)

User Review  - Dennis - Goodreads

Dortmunder what more is there to say? Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Author Donald E. Westlake was born in Brooklyn, New York on July 12, 1933. He attended colleges in New York, but did not graduate. He wrote more than 100 novels and 5 screenplays throughout his lifetime. He also wrote under numerous pseudonyms including Richard Stark, Tucker Coe, and Samuel Holt. Almost 20 of his novels were adapted into films and he created the television series, The Father Dowling Mysteries. He is a three-time winner of the Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America and was nominated for an Academy Award for his screenplay for The Grifters. He was also named a Mystery Writers of America Grand Master in 1993. He died of a heart attack on December 31, 2008 at the age of 75.