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PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriterIn at age forty four Raymond Chandler The Big eBook ¿ decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company executive during the Depression His first short story Blackmailers Don't Shoot was published in in Black Mask a popular pulp magazine His first novel The Big Sleep was published in In.

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  1. Kirk Kirk says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBShe was the first thing I saw when I walked into the bookstore Such a looker I damn near tripped over a stack of calf high hardbacks set next to a stand of morning papers I'm sorry she said We're not uite open yet That's okay I told her Neither are my eyes I could tell right away I wasn't going to win any hosannas by being a smart aleck I need a book I continued by way of apology Something fun but dark I'm looking at five hundred miles today but I'm not in the mood for an epic Noir maybe It takes a lot of plot to get through Tennessee She went to the shelves and started looking at the books I was looking at her looking at the books I'm pretty sure I had the better view Try this She handed me a trade paper nothing flashy Minimalist even But I recognized it and the title went down like a good steak You ever read it before? The Big Sleep? Sure It's be


  2. Bill Kerwin Bill Kerwin says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBIt is always a pleasure to revisit a good book and find it even better than you remember But it is humbling to discover that what you once thought was its most obvious defect is instead one of its great strengths That was my recent experience with Raymond Chandler's The Big SleepI had read it twice before—once twenty years once forty years ago—and have admired it ever since for its striking metaphors vivid scenes and tough dialogue Above all I love it for its hero Philip Marlowe the closest thing to a shining knight in a tarnished unchivalrous worldBut even though I recalled Chandler's metaphors with pleasure I also tended to disparage them as baroue and excessive Having read too many Chandler imitations and watched too many Chandler parodies I had come to view his images as exotic overripe things which could survive only in a hothouse—corrupt things like the orchids the aged General Sternwood raises as an excuse for the heatThis time through I refused


  3. Evgeny Evgeny says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBReview updated again on September 17 2019 “It was about eleven o'clock in the morning mid October with the sun not shining and a look of hard wet rain in the clearness of the foothills I was wearing my powder blue suit with dark blue shirt tie and display handkerchief black brogues black wool socks with dark little clocks on them I was neat clean shaved and sober and I didn't care who knew it I was everything the well dressed private det


  4. Alejandro Alejandro says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBA killing reading PAINT IT BLACK A nice state of affairs when a man has to indulge his vices by proxy That was the line that hook me when I watched the classic film adaptation the one produced in 1946 starring Humphrey Bogart and Lauren BacallWhile I loved the whole movie that scene between Marlowe Bogart and the character of General Sternwood Charles Waldron at the glasshouse in the beginning of the story was what hooked me It’s a wonderful dialogue full of vices smoking and drinking and while I don’t smoke and I seldom drink alcohol in parties I am not prude and I think that type of characters look cool while smoking and drinking Maybe because I think new millenium society has become too sanctimonious about the topics I know that they aren’t healthy conducts but look at me I like to watch characters doing both


  5. Brina Brina says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBRaymond Chandler first published The Big Sleep in 1939 introducing us to the world of Philip Marlowe A modern noir like detective story The Big Sleep changed the genre from passive interactions to action packed thrills between the private eye and criminals Set in 1930s Los Angeles then a sleepy town controlled by the mob as much as the police The Big Sleep is a non stop action thriller General Sherwood has hired private eye detective Philip Marlowe to solve the mystery of th


  6. Matt Matt says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUB“The game I play is not spillikins There’s always a large element of bluff connected with itWhen you hire a boy in


  7. Madeline Madeline says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBOkay so it wasn't bad There's lots of fistfights and shooting and dames and our detective hero is appropriately jaded and tight lipped The bad guys are crazy the women are freaks in both the streets and the sheets and there's a subplot involving a pornography racket Everyone talks in 30's tastic slang and usually the reader has no idea what everyone keeps yelling about It's a violent fast paced garter snapping the Depression euivalent of bodice ripping I imagine detective thriller and yo


  8. Matthew Matthew says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBReflections on The Big Sleep Classic hard boiled detective fiction at it's finest Every stereotype every cliched phrase it's all there and it is glorious If you are looking for dames and gumshoes and sawbucks and swapping lead then look no further Almost every page had a uotable line that had me smirking This book is set in a


  9. Ahmad Sharabiani Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUB599 The Big Sleep Philip Marlowe #1 Raymond ChandlerPrivate investigator Philip Marlowe is called to the home of the wealthy and elderly General Sternwood in the month of October He wants Marlowe to deal with an attempt by a bookseller named Arthur Geiger to blackmail his wild young daughter Carmen She had previously been blackmailed by a man named Joe Brody Sternwood mentions his other older daughter Vivian is in a loveless marriage with a man named Rusty Regan who has disappeared On Marlowe's way out Vivian wonders if he was hired to find Regan but Marlowe will


  10. Dan Schwent Dan Schwent says:

    PDF/EPUB pnoy.me æ The Big Sleep PDF ✓ The Big eBook ¿ sleep kindle, The Big mobile, The Big Sleep PDFEPUBThe 2011 2012 re readA paralyzed millionaire General Sternwood hires Los Angeles private eye Philip Marlowe to have a talk with a blackmailer with his hooks in his daughter But what does his daughter's missing husband Rusty Regan have to do with it? Marlowe's case will get him entangled in a web of pornography and gambling from which he may never escapeFor the last few years me and noir detective fiction have gone together as well as s


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