Double Indemnity (Google eBook)
Tautly narrated and excruciatingly suspenseful, Double Indemnity gives us an X-ray view of guilt, of duplicity, and of the kind of obsessive, loveless love that devastates everything it touches. First published in 1935, this novel reaffirmed James M. Cain as a virtuoso of the roman noir.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Double IndemnityUser Review - Dan - Goodreads
This crime novel is the pseudo-sequel to 'Postman' due to the criminal nature of the main characters and the murder plot. In some ways, the book is better, and in some ways, it's not as good. But it's ... Read full review
Review: Double IndemnityUser Review - Colin Miller - Goodreads
James M. Cain's Double Indemnity is what noir should be: fast and exciting. Walter Huff is a great insurance salesman, but when Phyllis Nirdlinger discusses taking out life insurance on her husband ... Read full review