THE THREE CAMILLAS
Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine July/August 2019
In ancient Rome, the youngest of three sisters all named Camilla wants to prevent the family's middle sister from making an unhappy marriage. To ensure this she hires a hapless thief to steal the engagement ring. Mishaps abound. Selected to Robert Lopresti's SleuthSayers yearend "Best of 2019" list.
Length: Short Story
Setting: Rome, AD 40
Genres: Crime, Heist, Humor, Historical
Main Characters: Camilla Tertia, Camilla Prima, Camilla Secunda, Quintus the Clever