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The Big Sleep The Big Sleep (Paperback)
by (shelved 834 times as noir)
avg rating 3.97 — 133,633 ratings — published 1939
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The Maltese Falcon The Maltese Falcon (Paperback)
by (shelved 623 times as noir)
avg rating 3.90 — 93,760 ratings — published 1929
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The Postman Always Rings Twice The Postman Always Rings Twice (Hardcover)
by (shelved 413 times as noir)
avg rating 3.80 — 34,104 ratings — published 1934
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The Long Goodbye The Long Goodbye (Paperback)
by (shelved 385 times as noir)
avg rating 4.21 — 35,228 ratings — published 1953
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The Black Dahlia (L.A. Quartet, #1) The Black Dahlia (L.A. Quartet, #1)
by (shelved 382 times as noir)
avg rating 3.77 — 83,177 ratings — published 1987
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Farewell, My Lovely Farewell, My Lovely (Paperback)
by (shelved 375 times as noir)
avg rating 4.13 — 33,182 ratings — published 1940
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Double Indemnity Double Indemnity (Paperback)
by (shelved 334 times as noir)
avg rating 4.10 — 21,906 ratings — published 1936
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The Thin Man The Thin Man (Paperback)
by (shelved 295 times as noir)
avg rating 3.95 — 29,802 ratings — published 1934
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Red Harvest Red Harvest (ebook)
by (shelved 290 times as noir)
avg rating 3.97 — 25,095 ratings — published 1929
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The High Window The High Window (Paperback)
by (shelved 248 times as noir)
avg rating 4.07 — 18,997 ratings — published 1942
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The Lady in the Lake The Lady in the Lake (Paperback)
by (shelved 247 times as noir)
avg rating 4.07 — 20,618 ratings — published 1943
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L.A. Confidential (L.A. Quartet, #3) L.A. Confidential (L.A. Quartet, #3)
by (shelved 246 times as noir)
avg rating 4.19 — 31,540 ratings — published 1990
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The Killer Inside Me The Killer Inside Me (Paperback)
by (shelved 237 times as noir)
avg rating 3.82 — 21,885 ratings — published 1952
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The Little Sister The Little Sister (Paperback)
by (shelved 203 times as noir)
avg rating 4.02 — 13,375 ratings — published 1949
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Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs, #1) Altered Carbon (Takeshi Kovacs, #1)
by (shelved 181 times as noir)
avg rating 4.05 — 90,725 ratings — published 2002
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The Glass Key The Glass Key (Paperback)
by (shelved 161 times as noir)
avg rating 3.95 — 11,095 ratings — published 1931
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The Big Nowhere (L.A. Quartet, #2) The Big Nowhere (L.A. Quartet, #2)
by (shelved 156 times as noir)
avg rating 4.10 — 15,704 ratings — published 1988
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In a Lonely Place In a Lonely Place (Paperback)
by (shelved 139 times as noir)
avg rating 4.07 — 4,376 ratings — published 1947
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The Grifters The Grifters (Paperback)
by (shelved 135 times as noir)
avg rating 3.86 — 10,480 ratings — published 1963
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Devil in a Blue Dress (Easy Rawlins, #1) Devil in a Blue Dress (Easy Rawlins, #1)
by (shelved 134 times as noir)
avg rating 3.90 — 19,595 ratings — published 1990
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American Tabloid (Underworld USA #1) American Tabloid (Underworld USA #1)
by (shelved 134 times as noir)
avg rating 4.19 — 16,771 ratings — published 1995
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Strangers on a Train Strangers on a Train (Paperback)
by (shelved 133 times as noir)
avg rating 3.79 — 21,176 ratings — published 1950
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Pop. 1280 Pop. 1280 (Paperback)
by (shelved 130 times as noir)
avg rating 4.07 — 8,554 ratings — published 1964
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The Hunter (Parker, #1) The Hunter (Parker, #1)
by (shelved 126 times as noir)
avg rating 4.04 — 11,114 ratings — published 1962
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Playback Playback (Paperback)
by (shelved 124 times as noir)
avg rating 3.80 — 7,360 ratings — published 1958
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Queenpin Queenpin (Kindle Edition)
by (shelved 123 times as noir)
avg rating 3.78 — 3,375 ratings — published 2007
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White Jazz (L.A. Quartet, #4) White Jazz (L.A. Quartet, #4)
by (shelved 123 times as noir)
avg rating 3.94 — 7,884 ratings — published 1992
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The Hard Goodbye (Sin City, #1) The Hard Goodbye (Sin City, #1)
by (shelved 117 times as noir)
avg rating 4.15 — 56,046 ratings — published 1991
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Mildred Pierce Mildred Pierce (Paperback)
by (shelved 115 times as noir)
avg rating 3.93 — 8,340 ratings — published 1941
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Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1) Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)
by (shelved 114 times as noir)
avg rating 3.99 — 306,593 ratings — published 2000
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Fatale, Vol. 1: Death Chases Me Fatale, Vol. 1: Death Chases Me (Paperback)
by (shelved 109 times as noir)
avg rating 3.89 — 8,655 ratings — published 2012
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Gun, With Occasional Music Gun, With Occasional Music (Paperback)
by (shelved 107 times as noir)
avg rating 3.77 — 9,902 ratings — published 1994
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Trouble Is My Business Trouble Is My Business (Paperback)
by (shelved 106 times as noir)
avg rating 4.06 — 10,957 ratings — published 1939
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The City & the City The City & the City (Hardcover)
by (shelved 104 times as noir)
avg rating 3.90 — 58,582 ratings — published 2009
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Inherent Vice Inherent Vice (Hardcover)
by (shelved 101 times as noir)
avg rating 3.73 — 29,485 ratings — published 2009
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Shoot the Piano Player Shoot the Piano Player (Paperback)
by (shelved 95 times as noir)
avg rating 4.02 — 3,157 ratings — published 1956
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The Talented Mr. Ripley (Ripley, #1) The Talented Mr. Ripley (Ripley, #1)
by (shelved 94 times as noir)
avg rating 3.93 — 66,233 ratings — published 1955
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The Dain Curse The Dain Curse (Paperback)
by (shelved 94 times as noir)
avg rating 3.83 — 6,775 ratings — published 1929
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Laura Laura (Paperback)
by (shelved 93 times as noir)
avg rating 4.00 — 2,669 ratings — published 1942
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Galveston Galveston (Hardcover)
by (shelved 92 times as noir)
avg rating 3.72 — 12,923 ratings — published 2010
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They Shoot Horses, Don't They? They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (Paperback)
by (shelved 92 times as noir)
avg rating 3.86 — 7,157 ratings — published 1935
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The Fade Out, Act One The Fade Out, Act One (Paperback)
by (shelved 91 times as noir)
avg rating 3.87 — 4,833 ratings — published 2015
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Die a Little Die a Little (Hardcover)
by (shelved 90 times as noir)
avg rating 3.67 — 2,413 ratings — published 2005
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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
by (shelved 86 times as noir)
avg rating 4.14 — 2,698,394 ratings — published 2005
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Drive (Drive, #1) Drive (Drive, #1)
by (shelved 85 times as noir)
avg rating 3.47 — 7,575 ratings — published 2005
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The Getaway The Getaway (Paperback)
by (shelved 82 times as noir)
avg rating 3.93 — 6,081 ratings — published 1958
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The Yiddish Policemen's Union The Yiddish Policemen's Union (Hardcover)
by (shelved 81 times as noir)
avg rating 3.71 — 72,027 ratings — published 2007
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The Cold Six Thousand (Underworld USA #2) The Cold Six Thousand (Underworld USA #2)
by (shelved 81 times as noir)
avg rating 4.02 — 6,938 ratings — published 2001
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The Bride Wore Black The Bride Wore Black (Paperback)
by (shelved 78 times as noir)
avg rating 3.91 — 1,760 ratings — published 1940
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Noir Noir (Hardcover)
by (shelved 76 times as noir)
avg rating 3.78 — 11,596 ratings — published 2018
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Richard Stark
“If you leave me here," the guy on the floor said, "he'll kill me tomorrow morning."
Parker looked at him. "So you've still got tonight," he said.”
Richard Stark, Dirty Money

Richard Stark
“When the guy with asthma finally came in from the fire escape, Parker rabbit-punched him and took his gun away.”
Richard Stark, The Mourner

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