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Jim Thompson’s The Grifters $2 on Amazon

I just noticed pulp crime writer Jim Thompson’s 1963 noir novel The Grifters is only $1.99 over at Amazon. I’m guessing the low price is because Amazon is using it to push the new “buy the audiobook at the same … Continue reading

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Today’s bargain book: “Hardly Knew Her” by Laura Lippman

“Hardly Knew Her” by Laura Lippman Price: $0.99 Summary: Short crime stories about women, from the author of the Tess Monaghan mystery series. Booklist calls the collection top-rate with touches of Poe and Dorothy Parker: “Here scams and murders are … Continue reading

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