(From the publisher):
The International Detective Agency had spent fifteen patient and fruitless years trying to recover the fabulous Chittabad jewel collection stolen by Paul Hater - now 'safe' and silent on the notorious Bellmore State Prison Farm, Louisisana. But the Agency weren't the only interested party. A curious and complicated alliance of ruthless underworld figures had also been attracted by the four million dollar glittering prize...and they'd hired the services of a man who could be relied upon to see the job through. Baird had a singular reputation - he was a born killer...
Original title: The Fast Buck
Alternative titles: The Soft Touch
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Crime/Caper