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Wyatt needs a job.

A bank job would be nice, or a security van hold-up. As long as he doesn't have to work with cocky idiots and strung-out meth-heads like the Pepper brothers. That's the sort of miscalculation that buys you the wrong kind of time.

So he contacts a man who in the past put him on the right kind of heist. And finds himself in Noosa, stealing a painting for Hannah Sten.

He knows how it's done: case the premises, set up escape routes and failsafes, get in and get out with the goods unrecognised. Make a good plan; back it up with another. And be very, very careful.

But who is his client? Who else wants that painting?

Sometimes, being very careful is not enough.

Garry Disher has published almost fifty titles—fiction, children's books, anthologies, textbooks, the Wyatt thrillers and the Mornington Peninsula mysteries. He has won numerous awards, including the German Crime Prize (twice) and two Ned Kelly Best Crime novel awards, for Chain of Evidence (2007) and Wyatt (2010). Garry lives on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.

For the connoisseur of crime the Wyatt series represents Disher at his stylish best…wicked and wonderful. Welcome back, Wyatt.’ Sydney Morning Herald

‘Disher’s terse, spare prose never falters.’ Weekend Press

Crime & Thrillers
21 October
The Text Publishing Company
Text Publishing

Customer Reviews

Mmmm56892 ,

The heat

Just about to read another Wyatt book with anticipation. Is there anywhere there is a list of the titles IN ORDER so I can keep track of the ongoing Wyatt life. Don't be afraid to subtitle the book "Wyatt #6 " or whatever. Really helps the reader.

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