Download e-book for kindle: Bank Shot (Dortmunder, Book 2) by Donald E. Westlake

By Donald E. Westlake

ISBN-10: 1453229213

ISBN-13: 9781453229217

Rather than robbing a financial institution, Dortmunder attempts to scouse borrow the complete building.

Encyclopedias are heavy, and John Dortmunder is ill of sporting them. whereas in among jobs, the chronic heist-planner is operating an encyclopedia-selling rip-off that's approximately to explode in his face. The law enforcement officials are on their approach whilst his good friend Kelp pulls up in a stolen Oldsmobile, providing a brief get away from the legislation and a task that's too insane to show down. Kelp's nephew is an FBI washout who's hooked on old-time pulp novels and event tales. He attempted being a cop, and now he desires to be a robber. His goal: a major highway financial institution that has quickly relocated to a wide cellular domestic. Breaking in is impossible—there are seven guards and a police station down the street—but cellular houses have been intended to be pushed. Dortmunder simply has to force the financial institution away.

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Real nice. " Ndula ordered. " It wasn't. On the outskirts of the town, Falzone stopped on a deserted block of warehouses, small manufacturing shops, and vacant lots. The taxi driver pointed to an alley between two buildings. "He ran off up there. " They paid the taxi man, and MacKenzie parked the big Cadillac at the kerb. " Pete wondered, looking all around at the deserted neighbourhood. "Maybe he just wanted to shake off the kidnappers," Bob said. " "That is quite possible, Records," Jupiter agreed.

He reached for the key. "Room twenty-nine, second floor at the front. " As they moved towards the elevator, MacKenzie shook his head doubtfully. "Why look at the room, Jupiter? He's not there. " "He was clearly suspicious of those men," Jupiter said, pressing the elevator button, "or he wouldn't have run from the hotel. He must have recognized them as the men who had tried to abduct him before. " Ndula asked. "He expected his message to bring Sir Roger to this hotel," Jupiter explained. " The elevator came, and they all got on.

He held out a small black box-like object about the size of a folder of safety matches. " Pete explained.  .  . " Bob took the little box.  . " Jupiter stared at the small object. "That's not anything of ours! " Ian said. " Jupiter cried. "A microphone! Someone is listening to us! Hurry, we must get--" The voice spoke from outside the workshop--a familiar voice to all of them! "No hurry, boys. " The stocky kidnapper with the curly brown hair stepped into the workshop. The tall, dark one walked behind him.

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