Memories of Midnight
In THE OTHER SIDE OF MIDNIGHT, they played the ultimate game of love, lust, and death.Now, in MEMORIES OF MIDNIGHT, the su
Shall We Tell the President?
After years of great sacrifice and deep personal tragedy, Florentyna Kane’s has finally become the first woman pres
Mary DiNunzio has become a big-time business-getter at Rosato & Associates. But the last person she expects to walk into her of
The Drawing of the Three: (The Dark Tower #2)
After his confrontation with the man in black at the end of The Gunslinger, Roland awakes to find three doors on the b
Harry Benson is prone to violent, uncontrollable seizures and is under police guard after attacking two people. Dr. Roger McPhe
"A gripping novel" from the #1 New York Times bestselling author-now in trade paperback for the first time.
Portobello: A Novel
Ruth Rendell is widely considered to be crime fiction’s reigning queen, with a remarkable career spanning more than forty years.
Three friends who grew up in working-class Boston drift apart after a terrible tragedy. Years later, brutal events reconnect them.
The Yellow Sea
Desperate to pay off mounting debts, a young man living in China agrees to carry out an assassination in South Korea. But soon the
Clever twists and a bona fide surprise ending make this an above-average courtroom thriller, tapping into the post-O.J. scrutiny o
The Killing Room
In this highly charged, psychological thrill ride four strangers are recruited as volunteers in a scientific research study. But t
This sexy thriller has been acclaimed as one of the year's best films. Two beautiful women are caught up in a lethally twisted mys
Book reviews - Little Tales of Misogyny
Little Tales of Misogyny
Author: Patricia Highsmith
Long out of print, this Highsmith classic resurfaces with a vengeance.The great revival of interest in Patricia Highsmith continues with the publication of this legendary, cultish short story collection. With an eerie simplicity of style, Highsmith turns our next-door neighbors into sadistic psychopaths, lying in wait among white picket fences and manicured lawns. In the darkly satiric, often mordantly hilarious sketches that make up Little Tales of Misogyny, Highsmith upsets our conventional notions of female character, revealing the devastating power of these once familiar creatures—"The Dancer," "The Female Novelist," "The Prude"—who destroy both themselves and the men around them. This work attesets to Highsmith's reputation as "the poet of apprehension" (Graham Greene).
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