The Good Thief
Growing up in a New England orphanage unaware of his family and how he had lost his left hand as an infant, twelve-year-old Ren is terrified of the future, until a young man claims to be his long-lost brother, with whom he embarks on an odyssey of scam artists, petty criminals, and resurrection men. A New York Times Notable Book. 200,000 first printing. Reprint.