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    The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler's first novel, published in 1939, introduces us to Philip Marlowe, a thirty-eight-old private detective moving through the seamy side of Los Angeles in the 1930s. The case involves a paralyzed California millionaire, two psychotic daughters, blackmail, and murder.

Year: 1939
Genre: ExtortionHardboiled DetectiveMysteryPrivate Eye

    A is for Alibi by Sue Grafton

READ THE SENSATIONAL BLOCKBUSTER THAT STARTED IT ALL! Take it from the top in bestselling author Sue Grafton's knockout thriller that introduced detective Kinsey Millhone--and a hot new attitude--to crime fiction...

Year: 1982
Genre: MysteryPrivate Eye

    L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais

The day starts like any other in L.A. The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city. But for private investigator Joe Pike, the city will never be the same again. His ex-lover, Karen Garcia, is dead, brutally murdered with a gun shot to the head.

Year: 1999
Genre: ActionMysteryPolice ProceduralPrivate EyeVengeance




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1924Poirot Investigates by Agatha Christie Mystery, Hercule Poirot, Short Stories
1930Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories Volume I by Arthur Conan Doyle 19th Century Detective, Mystery
1937Murder in the Mews by Agatha Christie Mystery, Suspense, Hercule Poirot, Short Stories
1939The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler Extortion, Hardboiled Detective, Mystery, Private Eye, Philip Marlowe
1947The Labors of Hercules by Agatha Christie Mystery, Hercule Poirot, Short Stories
1948The Witness for the Prosecution and Other Stories by Agatha Christie Mystery, Hercule Poirot, Short Stories
1977Unknown Man #89 by Elmore Leonard Mystery, Suspense, Detroit
1982A is for Alibi by Sue Grafton Mystery, Private Eye, Kinsey Millhone
1995Death Stalks the Night by Hugh B. Cave Horror, Mystery, Pulp Fiction, Short Stories
1999L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais Action, Mystery, Police Procedural, Private Eye, Vengeance, Elvis Cole, Joe Pike
2003Last Car to Elysian Fields by James Lee Burke Mystery, Suspense, Dave Robicheaux, New Orleans
2007Daymare and Other Tales from the Pulps by Frederic Brown Mystery, Science Fiction, Short Stories
2010Djibouti by Elmore Leonard Mystery, Africa
2021A Gambling Man by David Baldacci Crime Fiction, Hardboiled Detective, Mystery, Aloysius Archer, Hollywood, Reno



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