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Publisher Comments:

Roy DIllon seems too handsome and well-mannered to be a professional con man. Lilly Dillon looks too young--and loves Roy a little too intensely--to be taken for his mother. Moira Langtry is getting too old to keep on living off the kindness of male strangers. And Carol Roberg seems too innocent to be acquainted with suffering.

Review:

"Read Jim Thompson and take a tour of hell." The New Republic

Review:

"Jim Thompson is the best suspense writer going, bar none." The New York Times

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679732488
Author:
Thompson, Jim
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Los angeles (calif.)
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Detective and mystery stories
Subject:
Hard-boiled
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Series Volume:
I
Publication Date:
October 1990
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.02x5.22x.55 in. .49 lbs.

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