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Kill Me a Husband

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It galled luscious, golden-haired Alma Chrysler to be tied to a husband as stodgy and unexciting as Norman. She didn't think a man should spend his evenings tinkering with a car.

Variety was the spice of love, Almla believed, and proved her theory with Scotty, Jim, Bob, and others she could hardly remember.

Now it was Ward Green and he was the best of the lot -- a slave to
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Paperback, 140 pages
Published April 25th 2018 by Wildside Press
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Dave
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"Kill Me A Husband" is the tawdry story of Alma Chrysler, a modern-day Eve who took more than one bite from the apple. She's the type of no-good tramp that Orrie Hitt would write about. She didn't just rip up her marriage vows, but put them through the woodchipper too. And, she wishes she could've thrown her husband in that chipper too. And, by George, she's going to use her charms and her assets to get some poor sucker to do the dirty deed. The writing is smooth and it's one of
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Edwin
Dec 22, 2019 rated it liked it
Shelves: sleaze-noir
Femme fatale and latent sociopath Alma convinces her meek and alcoholic lover Ward to help kill her husband, but their plan is clumsy and the book turns into a courtroom drama. Bordering on sleaze, the story is mainly interesting for the portrayal of Ward as he falls hard for Alma’s blatant sexuality, and his descent into obsession and alcoholism. The story oddly takes place in the 1920s although it was written in 1960. The writing reminded me of Orrie Hitt’s work - 8th grade reading level and ...more
Hitessh Panchal
Jun 29, 2018 rated it liked it
The Book took me to years when James Hadley Chase were the only fictions I read ;) !!!

They had a Woman, A Lover , A Cruel Husband, A Motive, Detective and NO GPS , NO Mobile Records, NO Hi-Fi Forensics, .

All these were enough to Churn out a good Pulp Fiction !!!

This Book has a A Woman unsatisfied with her husband, involved in many affairs outside her marriage, who, finally creates a plot to get her husband killed.

Out of all the men she has been enticing , she chooses a weakling to do the job.
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