By: Joshua Glenn
“Do your incoherent best to warn loved ones…”
From A WRINKLE IN TIME and V. to THE SPY WHO CAME IN FROM THE COLD
Jim Thompson’s THE GRIFTERS
From FAHRENHEIT 451 and THE LONG GOODBYE to THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER
Jim Thompson’s SAVAGE NIGHT
From THE GUNS OF NAVARONE and ON THE BEACH to FOR LOVE OF IMABELLE and THE HUNTERS.
Jim Thompson’s THE KILL-OFF
From THE KILLER INSIDE ME to THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER and LIMBO
Jim Thompson’s THE KILLER INSIDE ME
From THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY to THE RETURN OF THE KING
21 great adventure novels of the Fifties!
21 great adventure novels of the Forties!
By: Lucy Sante
JIM THOMPSON (1906-77) was born in Anadarko, Oklahoma, in a room above the jail, the son of a crooked sheriff. A good part of his destiny was cemented then and there. Early on he became […]