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Rtmunder puts a set of wheels under a trailer that just happens to be the temporary site of the Capitalists' Immigrants' Trust CorpWhen the safe won't open and the cops close in Dortmun.

bank ebok shot kindle Bank Shot PDFRtmunder puts a set of wheels under a trailer that just happens to be the temporary site of the Capitalists' Immigrants' Trust CorpWhen the safe won't open and the cops close in Dortmun.

✷ [BOOKS] ✫ Bank Shot By Donald E. Westlake ❁ – Pamyatnik.pro When John Dortmunder sets out to rob a bank he really means it He steals the whole thing With the help of his usual crew as well as a sophomoric ex FBI man and a militant safecracker Dortmunder puts aWhen John Dortmunder sets out to rob a bank he really means it He steals the whole thing With the help of his usual crew as well as a sophomoric ex FBI man and a militant safecracker Do.

PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓

PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ Richard Stark—but soon began publishing under his own name His most well known characters were John Dortmunder an unlucky thief and a ruthless criminal named Parker His writing earned him three Edgar Awards the 1968 Best Novel award for God Save the Mark; the 1990 Best Short Story award for Too Many Crooks; and the 1991 Best Motion Picture Screenplay award for The Grifters In addition Westlake also earned a Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America in 1993 Westlake's cinematic prose and brisk dialogue made his novels attractive to Hollywood and several motion pictures were made from his books with stars such as Lee Marvin and Mel Gibson Westlake wrote several screenplays himself receiving an Academy Award nomination for his adaptation of The Grifters Jim Thompson's noir classic

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  1. Dan Schwent Dan Schwent says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFAndy Kelp darkens Dortmunder's doorstep with a proposition rob the Capitalists' and Immigrants' Trust bank The bank is under renovation and business is currently being done out of a mobile home Together with his usual crew of Murch Murch's Mom Kelp and some newcomers Dortmunder plans to make off with the entire bank trailer and all How hard could it be?I should create a shelf called Why The Hell Isn't This Still in Print? Westlake's early Dortmunder books would be all over it Bank Shot is a comedic caper as Dortmunder's usually are Victor and Herman X the newcomers fit in pretty well with Dortmunder's uirky crew The plot had a lot of twists and complications While I knew things wouldn't go Dortmunder's way I had no idea to what extentWestlake's writing in this one is pretty damn good It continues to amaze me how he can write Dortmunder's comic capers and the Parker books under his Richard Stark pseudonym with such different sty


  2. Kemper Kemper says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFDortmunder has had a long dry spell as far as opportunities to steal valuables and the gloomy thief has been reduced to running a scam pretending to sell encyclopedias door to door However his friend Kelp has a nephew Victor who has an idea for a job Victor has an obsession for old school pulp fiction and is a former FBI agent who had to leave the Bureau after trying to promote the idea that the feds needed a secret handshakeDespite his over excitement at working with an actual crew of professional criminals Victor has come up with a potentially lucrative idea A bank is being remodeled and they’ve put a specially designed trailer nearby to handle business while the construction is on going One night a week a large amount of cash is in the safe of the trailer along with some armed guards And what’s the best way to steal a trailer? Why you just hook up a truck and drive it off to work on cracking the safe at


  3. Robert Robert says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFThe successful elements of the first novel are there but an odd digression with a sexually nebulous new character is off putting and the central Job itself while just as screwball and madcap suffers for its simplicity


  4. Mike Mike says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDF Bank Shot is book number two in the adventures of John Dortmunder and friends In one sense it is also the second caper they attempt But in The Hot Rock they had to plan and execute six heists; each in a different place and often with the same goal That book is longer both because of the complexity and the exposition to “meet” the gang In this book we only meet two new characters and the job is completely differentSince I originally read the author


  5. Mark Mark says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFHard to believe this book was written 45 years ago but the deadpan humor the plot twists and turns and the lovable uirks of the Dortmunder crime gang stand up just as well as everDortmunder the planner of his shifting bunch of career criminals is suspicious from the start of one of his crony's nephews Victor a former FBI agent thrown out for pushing his idea for a secret handshake who has his eye on a bank job in Long Island Except in this case the


  6. Book Concierge Book Concierge says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFMaster criminal planner Dortmander is reduced to selling encyclopedias to the housewives living on Long Island when his friend Kelp tells him about a “sure thing” Seems Kelp’s nephew Victor is a former FBI agent who has noticed a perfect opportunity – a local bank is undergoing major renovation and so operations h


  7. Deb Jones Deb Jones says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFThis is another hilarious romp with John Dortmunder and his ring of thieves er friends Dortmunder's friend Kelp comes to him with an idea for a high paying heist an idea brought to life by Kelp's nephew a young man who parted company with the FBI at their reuestThe plot is well paced the characters are interesting there's nothing here not to likeIt isn't only the criminals who have idiosyncracies; law enforcement and other characters in the story demonstrate their own flawed thinking and motivation


  8. Jason Reeser Jason Reeser says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFNot as funny as The Hot Rock the first Dortmunder book but a satisfyingly fun little book And the end was fantastic Westlake manages to keep hope alive for the thieves but always keeps an undercurrent of fatalistic despair that r


  9. Leslie Leslie says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDF35This is a crime book rather than a mystery The idea was fun but Dortmunder didn't appeal to me as much as Bernie Rhodenbarr does


  10. Johnny Johnny says:

    PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ bank ebok, shot kindle, Bank Shot PDFYes I know this novel was the basis of a 1974 movie with George C Scott No I hadn’t read it before Yes I sort of knew the premise of bank robbers who decided it was easier to steal an entire bank rather than merely rob it The truth is I had never actually seen a mobile home functioning as a bank until I moved to the Atlanta area I certainly didn’t have confidence enough to put my money in the little bank in the mobile home but I wouldn’t have expected anyone to steal the whole bankIn Bank Shot early enough in the hilarious


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Donald E. Westlake

PDF Donald E. Westlake ✓ Bank Shot Epub ¼ ✓ Richard Stark—but soon began publishing under his own name His most well known characters were John Dortmunder an unlucky thief and a ruthless criminal named Parker His writing earned him three Edgar Awards the 1968 Best Novel award for God Save the Mark; the 1990 Best Short Story award for Too Many Crooks; and the 1991 Best Motion Picture Screenplay award for The Grifters In addition Westlake also earned a Grand Master Award from the Mystery Writers of America in 1993 Westlake's cinematic prose and brisk dialogue made his novels attractive to Hollywood and several motion pictures were made from his books with stars such as Lee Marvin and Mel Gibson Westlake wrote several screenplays himself receiving an Academy Award nomination for his adaptation of The Grifters Jim Thompson's noir classic