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Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
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Double Indemnity

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Publisher Comments:

Tautly narrated and excruciatingly suspenseful, Double Indemnity gives us an X-ray view of guilt, of duplicity, and of the kind of obsessive, loveless love that devastates everything it touches. First published in 1936, this novel reaffirmed James M. Cain as a virtuoso of the roman noir.

Performed by James Naughton

Synopsis:

< p> Tautly narrated and excruciatingly suspenseful, < b> Double Indemnity< /b> gives us an X-ray view of guilt, of duplicity, and of the kind of obsessive, loveless love that devastates everything it touches. First published in 1936, this novel reaffirmed < b> James M. Cain< /b> as a virtuoso of the roman noir.< /p> < p> Performed by James Naughton< /p>

About the Author

James M. Cain, journalist, novelist, and screenwriter, defined hard-boiled fiction with classics like Double Indemnity and The Postman Always Rings Twice. Cain wrote stories about crime, sex, and betrayal. Born in Maryland in 1892, Cain moved to Los Angeles to pursue screenwriting but found success as a novelist. In 1948 he moved back to Maryland, where he continued to write until his death in 1977.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780060756680
Performed:
Naughton, James
Publisher:
Caedmon
Performed by:
Naughton, James
Performed:
Naughton, James
Author:
Cain, James M.
Author:
Naughton, James
Author:
Cain, James
Author:
Naughton James
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Edition Description:
Audio
Abridged:
Y
Publication Date:
20050531
Binding:
CD-audio
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.76x5.18x.56 in. .27 lbs.
Media Run Time:
210

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Mystery » A to Z

Double Indemnity
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"Synopsis" by , < p> Tautly narrated and excruciatingly suspenseful, < b> Double Indemnity< /b> gives us an X-ray view of guilt, of duplicity, and of the kind of obsessive, loveless love that devastates everything it touches. First published in 1936, this novel reaffirmed < b> James M. Cain< /b> as a virtuoso of the roman noir.< /p> < p> Performed by James Naughton< /p>
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