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Fast One

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 46 Ratings and 12 Reviews

Book Description
The edgiest pulp novel ever written. Fast One was originally a collection of stories featuring the gambler/gunman Kells. The tales ran in Black Mask magazine from 1931-1932. This work has been occasionally republished, most recently as a graphic novel by No Exit Press. Raymond Chandler considered this novel "the high point in the ultra hard-boiled manner."

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Book Information
BindingPaperback (28 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages148
Publication Date06/2004
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About Paul Cain (Author) : Paul Cain is a published author. Some of the published credits of Paul Cain include Fast One.
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