Peter's Pence (novel)
First US edition
William Morrow (US)
Peter's Pence is a 1974 novel from Australian author Jon Cleary about an IRA plot to steal treasure from the Vatican with the help of an Irish-American journalist. They wind up kidnapping the Pope instead.
The book won Best Novel at the 1975 Edgar Awards.
- National Library of Australia - Peter's Pence by Jon Cleary
- Review The Glasgow Herald Feb 16, 1974
- "BLOWING AN ART THEFT.". The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995). ACT: National Library of Australia. 24 May 1974. p. 8. Retrieved 18 October 2015.
- Complete list of Edgar Award Winners