Hard Case Crime
List of Hard Case Crime novels. The series recreates, in editorial form and content, the style of the paperback crime novels of the 1940s and '50s. The collection includes both reprints of books from the pulp era and new novels written for the collection.

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Librarians Note: Books 1-66 were number sequentially. Books 67 & 68 are a double volume. After that the numbering skips to 101. After 101, books are again numbered squentially (101, 102, 103...). Therefore, the book number do not match the list numbers after number 66.
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Robert kennedy big fan! love 50's crime noir


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Ismael Galvan Check out that art work!


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Mr Best thing going since fawcett gold medal and the like. Good article on the artwork in the current juxtapoz http://www.juxtapoz.com/current/hard-.... Very nice list.


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Matt Thanks for building this list. Great stuff.


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Emma Jolie Great list! I only recently found Hard Case Crime and I am looking forward to reading plenty more.


message 6: by Lisa (last edited Jul 14, 2014 05:49PM) (new)

Lisa I read about Hard Case Crime today, at MobileRead and then at Wikipedia, which then prompted me to seek out this GoodReads list; thank you for compiling it! I'm looking forward to working may way through the list (starting with Stephen King's books).


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Mc Love this list, thanks! Making my way through the series now.


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