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The Cocktail Waitress

(2012)
A novel by

 
 
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...

The last, lost crime novel by one of the greatest noir novelists of all time, author of Mildred Pierce, Double Indemnity, and The Postman Always Rings Twice. Now published for the very first time - including an afterword by editor Charles Ardai!

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Hardback Editions

September 2012 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress (Hard Case Crime)
Author(s): James M Cain
ISBN: 1-78116-032-5 / 978-1-78116-032-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books Ltd
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Paperback Editions

June 2014 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress
Author(s): James M Cain
ISBN: 1-78116-780-X / 978-1-78116-780-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hard Case Crime
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July 2013 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress (Hard Case Crime Novels)
Author(s): James M Cain
ISBN: 1-78116-034-1 / 978-1-78116-034-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Titan Books
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Audio Editions

July 2013 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress Low Price CD
Author(s): James Cain
ISBN: 0-06-228625-0 / 978-0-06-228625-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperAudio
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August 2012 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Cocktail Waitress Unabridged CD, The
Author(s): James Cain
ISBN: 0-06-220906-X / 978-0-06-220906-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperAu
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September 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress
Author(s): James M Cain
Publisher: HarperAudio
Availability: Amazon   


September 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress
Author(s): James M Cain
Publisher: HarperAudio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

September 2012 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress (Hard Case Crime)
Author(s): James M Cain
Publisher: Hard Case Crime
Availability: Amazon UK   


September 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Cocktail Waitress (Hard Case Crime Book 109)
Author(s): James M Cain
Publisher: Hard Case Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA