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    The Light of Day by Eric Ambler

When Arthur Abdel Simpson finds himself blackmailed into driving a suspicious car across the Turkish border. Then, when he is caught again, this time by the police, he faces a choice: cooperate with the Turks and spy on his erstwhile colleagues or end up in one of Turkey's notorious prisons. The authorities suspect an attempted coup, but Harper and his gang of international jewel thieves have planned something both less sinister and much, much more audacious.

Year: 1964
Genre: ExtortionJewel Thiefs

    Skylar in Yankeeland by Gregory Mcdonald

Journeying to Boston to study the trumpet, Skylar Whitfield, a charming young Southern hunk, finds himself caught up in the investigation into a lucrative jewel heist and the murder of a young girl from an aristocratic Yankee family

Year: 1997
Genre: Jewel ThiefsMurder Mystery

    Fat Ollie's Book by Ed McBain

Known more for his foul mouth and short temper than his way with words, Detective Weeks has written a novel. But just as Isola is rocked by the murder of a mayoral candidate, the only copy of Ollie's manuscript is stolen -- and an all-too-real adventure begins as a thief follows Ollie's fictional blueprint to find a $2 million cache of nonexistent diamonds. Now, the 87th Precinct races to bring poetic justice to a cold-blooded assassin...

Year: 2002
Genre: Jewel ThiefsPolice Procedural

 

 

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1964The Light of Day by Eric Ambler Extortion, Jewel Thiefs
1997Skylar in Yankeeland by Gregory Mcdonald Jewel Thiefs, Murder Mystery
2002Fat Ollie's Book by Ed McBain Jewel Thiefs, Police Procedural, 87th Precinct

 

 

 


 

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