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The Art Forger

by B A. Shapiro

The Art Forger by B A. Shapiro
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    Oct 2012, 368 pages
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    May 2013, 384 pages

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"I'll tell you all the details when you're on board."

"There's no way I can agree to something this mysterious."

Markel stands. "Just give it some thought." He touches my shoulder. "I'll check in with you next week."

"You really are the devil, aren't you?"

"If you believe in the devil."

Which, of course, I don't.

Excerpted from The Art Forger by B A Shapiro. Copyright © 2012 by B A Shapiro. Excerpted by permission of Algonquin Books. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.

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