The Cocktail Waitress

Product Number: EB00178599
Released: Jan 14, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781781160350
Publisher: Hard Case Crime
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Following her husband's death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining custody of her young son. At the job she encounters two men who take an interest in her, a handsome young schemer who makes her blood race and a wealthy but unwell older man who rewards her for her attentions with a $50,000 tip and an unconventional offer of marriage... The last, lost crime novel by one of the greatest noir novelists of all time, author of Mildred Pierce, Double Indemnity, and The Postman Always Rings Twice. Now published for the very first time - including an afterword by editor Charles Ardai!

Author(s): James M. Cain
Original Publish Date: Sep 18, 2012

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Author(s): James M. Cain
Narrator(s): Amy Rubinate
Product Number Z100031474
Released: Sep 18, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HarperAudio
ISBN: #9780062193940

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