Loot

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E-Reads, Nov 1, 2010 - Art dealers - 312 pages
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Boston art expert Ben Revere. Revere is a retired curator who helps the police when he's not supporting lost causes like the Red Sox. The shapely and exciting story begins in April 1945, when a German soldier steals a truckload of already stolen paintings and is killed by the Russians before he can trade them to the Americans for his freedom.

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User Review  - Christina Hurley - Goodreads

Fun book. Really liked the characters and plot. Worth the read. Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

I was going to give this 3 stars but I really liked the end so it deserves 3 1/2. Interesting story although the author was a little too descriptive for me so I skimmed those parts Read full review

About the author (2010)

Former anthropologist Aaron Elkins has been writing mysteries and thrillers since 1982. He won an Edgar award for Old Bones, as well as an Agatha (with his wife Charlotte), and a Nero Wolfe Award. His major continuing series features forensic anthropologist-detective Gideon Oliver, "the skeleton detective". Aaron speaks often at professional conferences, is a frequent contributor to the New York Times, has written for Smithsonian magazine, and is the author of several short stories. His work, which has been published in over a dozen languages, include: NASTY BREAKS (with his wife Charlotte Elkins), MAKE NO BONES, A DECEPTIVE CLARITY, SKELETON DANCE, THE DARK PLACE, and Little Tiny Teeth. He and his wife Charlotte live in Washington.

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