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A Couple Of Missing Wives One A Rich Man S And One A Poor Man S Become The Objects Of Marlowe S Investigation One Of Them May Have Gotten A Mexican Divorce And Married A Gigolo And The Other May Be Dead Marlowe S Not Sure He Cares About Either One, But He S Not Paid To Care The Lady in the Lake


About the Author: Raymond Chandler

Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriter.In 1932, at age forty four, Raymond Chandler 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 1933 in Black Mask, a popular pulp magazine His first novel, The Big Sleep, was published in 1939 In



10 thoughts on “The Lady in the Lake

  1. says:

    Looking down into the deep waters of the small lake there is movement a hand the murky image is unclear, concealing a secret which gives this book its title, The Lady in the Lake, Marlowe watches, his stomach is not joyful, however appearances can be deceiving The brutish husband Bill Chess, the village drunk is arrested for the crime, the victim hi


  2. says:

    Raindrops on strippers and crisp apple gunshotsBright copper floozies and warm woolly whatnots, Muscular gentlemen tied up with stringsThese are a few of my favorite thingsGirls in bikinis with breathtaking lipstickSlayed belles on gurneys as fast talking dicks quipSilverwhite cocaine and fabulous blingThese are a few of my favourite thingFinding those


  3. says:

    I have decided to take a break from my usual obsession with history to take a deep plunge into several of the classic noir detective novels by Raymond Chandler, James M Cain and Dashiell Hammett A few of these will be re reads Why noir America is even divided between two fanatical ideologies so I guess the noir genre suits my cynical nature as an outcast,


  4. says:

    5 Stars WOW A masterpiece The very best Marlowe of all Great pacing, wonderful progression of events and clues, just enough snappy dialogue, delicious detective as philosopher quotations, genuine tension and suspense, a sprinkling of red herrings This is the whole enchilada Awesome I brushed my hair and looked at the grey in it There was getting to be ple


  5. says:

    Raymond Chandler s fourth novel to feature Los Angeles P.I Philip Marlowe involves two missing wives One is the independently wealthy spouse of Derace Kingsley, an executive in a large firm His wife, Crystal, who disappeared a month ago after sending him a telegram from Texas announcing that she was divorcing him and marrying her boyfriend, Chris Lavery, who ha


  6. says:

    A rich man hires Phillip Marlowe to find his wife The trail leads to a resort town and another dead woman Where is Crystal Kingsley And who killed Muriel Chess And what did Chris Lavery or Dr Al have to do with it The Lady in the Lake is a tale of lies, double crosses, cheating woman, murder, and a shop soiled Galahad named Phillip Marlowe caught in the middle of


  7. says:

    This is one of my favorite of Chandlers Might be because I was a San Bernardino County Sheriff s deputy for two decades and the story is about Big Bear Lake a lot like Phantoms by Dean Koonts that s set in Wrightwood The voice, the prose in all Raymond Chandler books is what carries the story That s why he continues to be revered and copied through the ages Just writ


  8. says:

    The Chandler mechanics is well oiled a rich client calls on Marlowe s services and the detective becomes aware from the start of the investigation that he has set foot in a nest of vipers He s going to have to deal with corrupt policemen and determined gangsters And he s going to get his head full, once again And he s going to get his head full, once again But our priva


  9. says:

    The Lady in the Lake Philip Marlowe, 4 , Raymond Chandler The Lady in the Lake is a 1943 detective novel by Raymond Chandler featuring, as do all his major works, the Los Angeles private investigator Philip Marlowe Notable for its removal of Marlowe from his usual Los Angeles environs for much of the book, the novel s complicated plot initially deals with the case of a mis


  10. says:

    A rich man asked Philip Marlowe to find his missing wife who presumably ran away to Mexico to get a divorce, but disappeared since then The search quickly led the private detective to a dead body of another woman with seemingly no connection to the first one, except for them being neighbors The number of dead bodies rapidly increases as Marlowe tries to get to the bottom of a


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