Saturday, May 3, 2008

Robert Stone's "Charm City" (short story, non-genre): Description of a house burglary

Story summary.

A woman criminal has learned about another woman's taste in antiques via a dealer. She seduces victim's husband, goes with him to his country house where all the family's antique possessions are kept, learns local security details, & robs later with the help of her daughter & daughter's boyfriend.

Fact sheet.

First published: Playboy, April 2008.
Rating: B

Note: Why is this post so short?