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    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

    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.

Year: 1943
Genre: Noir Fiction

 

 

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Four Novellas of Fear by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction, Suspense
1934The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain Crime Fiction, Noir Fiction, Los Angeles
1936Double Indemnity by James M. Cain Noir Fiction, Los Angeles
1940The Bride Wore Black by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
1941Mildred Pierce by James M. Cain Noir Fiction
1942Black Alibi by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
1942Phantom Lady by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
1943Black Angel by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
1944Deadline at Dawn by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction, Suspense, New York City
1945Night Has a Thousand Eyes by Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction, Suspense
1947Blue City by Ross Macdonald Crime Fiction, Noir Fiction, Revenge
1947Nightfall by David Goodis Noir Fiction
1952Collected Millar: The Master at Her Zenith by Margaret Millar Missing Person, Noir Fiction, Psychological Thriller
1954A Swell-Looking Babe by Jim Thompson Crime Fiction, Noir Fiction
1955The Wounded and the Slain by David Goodis Crime Fiction, Noir Fiction
1956Cry Hard, Cry Fast by John D. MacDonald Noir Fiction
1956Shoot the Piano Player by David Goodis Noir Fiction, Philadelphia
1958Soft Touch by John D. MacDonald Noir Fiction, Suburbia
1960The Only Girl in the Game by John D. MacDonald Noir Fiction, Las Vegas
1961Nightmares and Geezenstacks by Frederic Brown Horror, Noir Fiction, Science Fiction, Short Stories
1962Borderline by Lawrence Block Noir Fiction, Texas
1964Lucky at Cards by Lawrence Block Noir Fiction
1979Wilderness by Robert B. Parker Noir Fiction
1982Acceptable Losses by Irwin Shaw Noir Fiction
1985Glitz by Elmore Leonard Noir Fiction, Miami
1986Barrier Island by John D. MacDonald Noir Fiction
1986When the Sacred Ginmill Closes by Lawrence Block Noir Fiction, Matthew Scudder
1990Leaving Las Vegas by John O'Brien Noir Fiction, Las Vegas
1991The Brave by Gregory Mcdonald Noir Fiction
1996Assault on Tony's by John O'Brien Noir Fiction
1997Stripper Lessons by John O'Brien Noir Fiction
2009The Little Sleep by Paul Tremblay Hardboiled Detective, Noir Fiction, Defective Detective, Mark Genevich, Boston
2012The Cocktail Waitress by James M. Cain Noir Fiction
2015Hollow Man by Mark Pryor Noir Fiction
2015The Stranger by Harlan Coben Noir Fiction, Conspiracy
201936 Righteous Men by Steven Pressfield Noir Fiction, Police Procedural, Supernatural

 

 

 


 

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