Mystery > Noir Fiction

    Black Angel by Cornell Woolrich

In this classic crime novel, a panic-stricken young wife races against time to prove that her convicted husband did not murder his mistress. Writing in first person from the wife s viewpoint, Woolrich evokes her love and anguish and, finally, desperation as she becomes an avenging angel in her attempt to rescue her husband from execution.

Genre: Noir Fiction

    The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain

An amoral young tramp. A beautiful, sullen woman with an inconvenient husband. A problem that has only one grisly solution--a solution that only creates other problems that no one can ever solve.

Year: 1934
Genre: Crime FictionNoir Fiction

 

TitleAuthorTags

Black Alibi Cornell Woolrich
Black Angel Cornell Woolrich
Double Indemnity James M. Cain
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Mildred Pierce James M. Cain
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The Cocktail Waitress James M. Cain
The Postman Always Rings Twice James M. Cain
The Wounded and the Slain David Goodis