RARA-AVIS: Re: RARA-AVIS Digest V3 #394

From: Paul Farrell ( pm_farrell@hotmail.com)
Date: 29 Aug 2000

> > Cain's books seems to be in publishing limbo at the moment - I can
> >only Mildred Pierce, Double Indemnity and Postman in print. His
> >doesn't seem to be as huge as Chandler and Hammett these days. Does
> >know of any plans to reprint more of his novels?
> Used to be able to find _Serenade_ pretty easy. _Butterfly_ and the
>others, no.

I found an old 50's copy of Serenade a while back. The Mexican section at the beginning of it is particularly good.
   I also discovered a novel called Cloud Nine at a local library. This one should be avoided. It's pretty obvious when you read it why it was never published while Cain was alive.
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