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As well as being an accomplished performer, Nicholas is also the author of two novels Chasing The Ace and Fast and Loose.

Set in the murky world of the professional con artist, these two critically acclaimed novels are in all good bookstores now. And probably some of the bad ones too.

Nicholas is also the creator of  Scamopedia, an online repository of his adventures in the world of scams, swindles and deceptions.

 

Fast and Loose

Joel Fitch used to be a con artist. That is, until his final scam went belly up. Now, two years later, at the ripe old age of 22, Joel has a mattress full of cash and no idea what comes next. The movies never tell you what to do after you’ve walked into the sunset. Besides, Joel’s past is catching up with him...

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Chasing the Ace

Joel Fitch has watched every twist-happy movie there is about con men, and he thinks he knows it all. He thinks he is going to be a master con artist. Richard Mordecai, on the other hand, is a real-life swindler. But, at the end of a long career of lies and betrayal, Richard is tired and jaded. He’s ready to retire. Until he meets Joel...

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scamopedia

Welcome to the Scamopedia, a repository of the greatest scams, swindles and deceptions from history and the headlines. It is also the home of Scamapalooza, Nicholas’ podcast in which he interviews con artists, magicans, scam historians and other reprobates.

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