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Free download  To Kiss, or Kill 106 æ Just out of the mental asylum no one could blame heavyweight boxer Barney Mandell a little overindulgence at a tavern And when a hot little number wanted to sleep with him well it had been two years since he was a free man But Barney remembered his wife Gale and thinks he told the cheap floozy that he'd haAked and dead he's not really sure if he killed her or not But the police have little doubts and even his friends and wife wonder if Barney did it A compulsively readable thriller from 1951 by Noir Master Day Keene. Fresh out of a sanatorium Chicago boxer Barney Mandell can’t wait to see his wife Gale Unfortunately he calls in at a bar and the next thing he knows he wakes up with a gorgeous dead blonde in his hotel room and no idea what happened From there the situation only gets worse as the cops are after him he’s not sure if he can trust his beautiful wife and his old neighbourhood friends shun him To Kiss or Kill by Day Keene is a delicious guilty pleasure from the heyday of pulp fiction crime novels It may not reach the supreme heights of Jim Thompson’s The Killer Inside Me but it’s great fun and an easy breezy read Enjoy

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Just out of the mental asylum no one could blame heavyweight boxer Barney Mandell a little overindulgence at a tavern And when a hot little number wanted to sleep with him well it had been two years since he was a. From 1951 The plot was rather gettable and I never try to figure out the mysteries but it was still interesting I like Day Keene

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To Kiss or KillFree man But Barney remembered his wife Gale and thinks he told the cheap floozy that he'd have to pass But Barney's mind hadn't been working so well lately So when he finds her later that night in his hotel room n. Day Keene’s novel “To Kiss Or Kill” is the story of a prize fighter married to a wealthy socialite and released from a two year stint in an insane asylum only to become involved in a whirlwind of murder corruption and fraud A very powerful opening scene sets the tone of sex and violence death and insanityA Knock Out NovelThis book is surreal with an eerie feeling that leaves the reader on edge throughout Nothing is as it seems wealth and poverty good and evil insanity and sanity integrity and deceit Keene’s writing is direct and potent drawing the reader into the tale and twisting the plot at every opportunityThe author’s descriptions are spellbinding As bodies accumulate death is described “Death was so cold So personal So final One minute you were capable of love of hunger of thirst The next you were so much flesh” Looking at class differences in the 1930s and 1940s Chicago “There were good girls back of the yards There were good girls in Evanston and Lake Forrest But to the guys who hung out at Kelly’s all society girls were animated mattresses eager to be pounded while their own wives two timed them right and left And up and down”This is an excellent example of 1950s noir and pulp fiction at its best The book meets the promise of the cover tagline “A novel with a KO on every page” Day Keene does not waste a word in achieving that goal