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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 FictionJanuaryLos Angeles 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.

Year: 1943
Genre: Noir Fiction

 

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-- -- -- --1954 A Swell-Looking Babe Jim Thompson Crime FictionNoir Fiction
-- -- -- --1942 Black Alibi Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1943 Black Angel Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1952 Collected Millar: The Master at Her Zenith Margaret Millar Missing PersonNoir FictionPsychological Thriller
-- -- -- --1936 Double Indemnity James M. Cain Insurance FraudLos Angeles Noir Fiction
-- -- -- -- Four Novellas of Fear Cornell Woolrich Noir FictionSuspense, Paranoia
-- -- -- --2015 Hollow Man Mark Pryor Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1941 Mildred Pierce James M. Cain Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1947 Nightfall David Goodis Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1961 Nightmares and Geezenstacks Frederic Brown HorrorNoir FictionScience Fiction
-- -- -- --1942 Phantom Lady Cornell Woolrich Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1956 Shoot the Piano Player David Goodis Hardboiled DetectiveNoir Fiction
-- -- -- --1940 The Bride Wore Black Cornell Woolrich JanuaryNoir FictionWhats New
-- -- -- --2012 The Cocktail Waitress James M. Cain Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1934 The Postman Always Rings Twice James M. Cain Crime FictionJanuaryLos Angeles Noir Fiction
-- -- -- --1955 The Wounded and the Slain David Goodis Crime FictionNoir Fiction