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By Graham Greene

ISBN-10: 014303930X

ISBN-13: 9780143039303

A detective and a refrain lady stalk the shadows of a assassin during this mystery from “a pioneer of the fashionable temper we now ponder as noir” (LA Weekly).
Born out of a brutal adolescence, Raven is an murderer for rent whose most modern hit—a govt minister—is one calculated to ignite a warfare. whilst the main sought after guy in England is paid off in marked debts, he additionally turns into the simplest to track—and police detective Jimmy Mather has the lead. yet Raven’s obtained a bonus. Crossing paths with a sympathetic dancer named Anne Crowder, the emotionally scarred Raven has chanced on anyone within the wreckage of his existence he can belief, might be his simply desire for salvation. Or no less than, escape—because Anne is additionally Mather’s fiancée. Now the destiny of 2 males is dependent upon her. And both method, it’s betrayal.
With its issues of deception, double go, and the results of indiscriminate ardour, the breathless cinematic narrative of Graham Greene’s mystery turned an ideal healthy for the vintage 1942 movie noir starring Alan Ladd and Veronica Lake.

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