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The cocktail waitress

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Series:
Hard case crime book volume HCC-109.
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Pub. Date:
2012.
Language:
English
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Following her husband's death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining custody of her young son. At the job she encounters two men who take an interest in her, a handsome young schemer who makes her blood race and a wealthy but unwell older man who rewards her for her attentions with a $50,000 tip and an unconventional offer of marriage...
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9781781160329
9781781160350
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display_description A rerelease of a classic tale by the New Yorker journalist and author of The Postman Always Rings. Following her husband's death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining custody of her young son. At the job she encounters two men who take an interest in her, a handsome young schemer who makes her blood race and a wealthy but unwell older man who rewards her for her attentions with a $50,000 tip and an unconventional offer of marriage.
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subject_facet Cocktail servers -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, American, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction, Widows -- Fiction
title_display The cocktail waitress
title_full The Cocktail Waitress, The cocktail waitress / by James M. Cain
title_short The cocktail waitress
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topic_facet Cocktail servers, Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Man-woman relationships, Mystery, Romance, Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Widows