Philip Marlowe Series

11 primary works • 12 total works
Philip Marlowe was Los Angeles's toughest detective in the groundbreaking series by Raymond Chandler that established the "hard-boiled detective" subgenre.

Book 0.5

Trouble Is My Business
4.05
· 9829 Ratings · 263 Reviews ·
published 1939
· 65 editions
In the four long stories in this collection, Marl…
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Book 1

The Big Sleep
4.02
· 100011 Ratings · 4362 Reviews ·
published 1939
· 256 editions
"Down these mean streets a man must go who is not…
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Book 2

Farewell, My Lovely
4.16
· 25866 Ratings · 1318 Reviews ·
published 1940
· 8 editions
Marlowe's about to give up on a completely routin…
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Book 3

The High Window
4.08
· 13516 Ratings · 622 Reviews ·
published 1942
· 124 editions
A wealthy Pasadena widow with a mean streak, a mi…
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Book 4

The Lady in the Lake
4.06
· 14607 Ratings · 794 Reviews ·
published 1943
· 146 editions
A couple of missing wives—one a rich man's and on…
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Book 5

The Little Sister
4.02
· 10776 Ratings · 534 Reviews ·
published 1949
· 116 editions
Chandler's 5th novel has Philip Marlowe going to…
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Book 6

The Long Goodbye
4.22
· 27070 Ratings · 1681 Reviews ·
published 1953
· 72 editions
Down-and-out drunk Terry Lennox has a problem: hi…
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Book 7

Playback
3.78
· 5714 Ratings · 357 Reviews ·
published 1958
· 100 editions
As Chandler's last novel opens, Philip Marlowe me…
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Book 8

Poodle Springs
3.55
· 3972 Ratings · 175 Reviews ·
published 1989
· 41 editions
Philip Marlowe marries a rich, beautiful society…
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Book 1-4

The Raymond Chandler Omnibus: The Big Sleep / Farewell My Lovely / The High Window / The Lady in the Lake
A Raymond Chandler omnibus containing the first f…
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Book 5-7

The Second Chandler omnibus.
4.25
· 4 Ratings ·
published 1962
· 1 edition
Contains "The Little Sister", "The Long Goodbye",…
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Book 1-7

Todo Marlowe
4.25
· 20 Ratings · 3 Reviews · 5 editions
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