The Big Sleep, Paperback Book

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'Chandler grips the mind from the first sentence' Daily Telegraph Raymond Chandler's most famous and popular novel of all - the ultimate Philip Marlowe adventure from the author of The Lady in the Lake and The Long GoodbyeLos Angeles PI Philip Marlowe is working for the Sternwood family.

Old man Sternwood, crippled and wheelchair-bound, is being given the squeeze by a blackmailer and he wants Marlowe to make the problem go away.

But with Sternwood's two wild, devil-may-care daughters prowling LA's seedy backstreets, Marlowe's got his work cut out - and that's before he stumbles over the first corpse . . . 'One of the greatest crime writers, who set standards others still try to attain' Sunday Times'Chandler is an original stylist, creator of a character as immortal as Sherlock Holmes' Anthony Burgess

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Crime & mystery
  • ISBN: 9780241956281

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