Re: RARA-AVIS: Suggestions?

From: Dave Zeltserman (
Date: 24 Aug 2004

Damn, I forgot two of my favorite noir books in my list, Willeford's The Woman Hater and Cockfighter. Pop. 1280's a great book, but Savage Night has to be my favorite Thompson psycho-noir book, followed closely by Hell of a Woman.

-Dave Z.
--- In, "Jacques Debierue"
<matrxtech@y...> wrote:
> Just a quick list of noir favorites, old and recent:
> Donald Westlake - The Ax
> Charles Williams - The Hot Spot
> Davis Grubb - Night of the Hunter
> Gil Brewer - 13 French Street
> Raoul Whitfield - Green Ice
> Lawrence Block - The Girl with the Long Green Heart
> Charles Willeford - The Shark-Infested Custard
> Kent Harrington - Dark Ride
> Jason Starr - Hard Feelings
> James Ellroy - The Big Nowhere
> Jim Thompson - Pop. 1280
> William Campbell Gault - Death Out of Focus
> David Goodis - Cassidy's Girl
> Best,
> MrT

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