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Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

Oh Chandler. It's been years since I read you and I still understand just about none of the plot and still don't care a smidgen. God bless you, Raymond Chandler. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - iarXiv - Goodreads

3.5 books in, and the prose style still makes me smile. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Abbey - Goodreads

The last of Chandler's books I have read. The characters perhaps not as animated and enticing as the others but still a great story, told with the usual smart, witty style. Marlowe feels like an old friend. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Mance - Goodreads

Quieter than other books in the Marlowe series. The pace felt quite a bit slower and the plot was muddier, and while I wouldn't say I particularly enjoyed those aspects, overall, I did like the story quite a bit and the language is brilliant as always. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Chad - Goodreads

This is part of my attempt to read the rest of the Chandler books I skipped by doing them all in order. Here, Chandler is falling into some of the tropes of the pulp detective novel and even ... Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Benjamin Kuttner - Goodreads

Raymond Chandler's personal story echoes from the bottom of an empty whiskey bottle. Over all his books the drinking, smoking and hard-boiled characters have a certain ring that makes you suspect the ... Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Sue - Goodreads

One truth in a Marlowe tale: you can't trust anyone. This one deals with a missing coin supposedly taken by a runaway wife. As usual, nothing is as it appears and Marlowe has a frustrating time uncovering the truth. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Roderick Vincent - Goodreads

(4.5) For hard-boiled detective fiction, this is the best I've read. Chandler is clever, full of wit, and truly a fantastic story teller. Chandler sends us on a journey with PI detective Marlowe ... Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - rma - Goodreads

Very good. Wordy but good mystery. True Raymond Chandler. Read full review

Review: The High Window (Philip Marlowe)

User Review  - Jillian - Goodreads

Raymond Chandler has a beautiful eye for detail, luscious descriptions and an inventive turn of phrase. Reading these books is almost a cinematic experience! Read full review


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