The Paradise of Thieves by G. K. Chesterton audiobook

The Paradise of Thieves

By G. K. Chesterton
Read by Cathy Dobson

0.72 Hours 08/13/2015 Unabridged
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In “The Paradise of Thieves,” Father Brown is travelling in Italy when he comes across a strange situation. An English family on vacation is in the guidance of a local courier, and the daughter is also flirting with an Italian poet and musician who appears to be something of a lothario. But Father Brown senses that something is not right. And when the party sets off to cross a mountain pass which is still rumored to the the preserve of robbers and brigands, he decides to accompany them and see what happens next. Before long there is what appears to be an unfortunate road accident with the coach … but then the ‘King of Thieves’ and his band of robbers reveal themselves, and the situation becomes desperate … But still, Father Brown has a feeling that everything is not quite as it seems.

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In “The Paradise of Thieves,” Father Brown is travelling in Italy when he comes across a strange situation. An English family on vacation is in the guidance of a local courier, and the daughter is also flirting with an Italian poet and musician who appears to be something of a lothario. But Father Brown senses that something is not right. And when the party sets off to cross a mountain pass which is still rumored to the the preserve of robbers and brigands, he decides to accompany them and see what happens next. Before long there is what appears to be an unfortunate road accident with the coach … but then the ‘King of Thieves’ and his band of robbers reveal themselves, and the situation becomes desperate … But still, Father Brown has a feeling that everything is not quite as it seems.

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Author Bio: G. K. Chesterton

Author Bio: G. K. Chesterton

Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874–1936) published numerous works which include compilations of his voluminous journalism, novels, biographies, histories, criticism, Christian apologetics, poetry, and plays. Many of his novels have the genuine marks of genius. His books on Dickens (for whom he had a considerable affinity) and Saint Thomas Aquinas are considered classics in their fields.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 0.72
Audience: Adult
Language: English