Bernie Rhodenbarr, an antiquarian book dealer and store owner by day and burglar savant by night, is 'innocently' caught up in another murder mystery. He is hired to steal the letters of a famous author from the author's agent. But nothing is ever as simple as it seems. Bernie discovers the letters are gone, the agent is dead and he's a likely suspect.
Lawrence Block has created another entertaining, funny mystery romp with twist after twist.