Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Ally Carter, author of the popular Gallagher Girls series (I’d Tell You I Love You, But Then I’d Have to Kill You), brings the secret world of skilled thieves to her readers in her newest book, Heist Society. Katarina Bishop has tried to break away from her criminal past by separating herself from her family. Although she successfully conned her way into a prestigious boarding school, a family friend, Hale, tells her that she is needed for the biggest heist of her life. Her father has been accused of stealing expensive art from a dangerous mobster named Arturo Taccone. Mr. Taccone gives Katarina a two week deadline to steal the art collection back or else. This book leads us on an adventure across the globe with just the right amount of mystery, history, and suspense. Click on the video below to hear the author tell you about her book.