Format: Audio Book (CD)
Dimensions: 5.12 × 5.51 × 0.39 in
Published: December 6, 2010
Publisher: Blackstone Audio
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 144176934X
ISBN - 13: 9781441769343
About the Book
The remarkable renaissance of Patricia Highsmith continues with the publication of, featuring two groundbreaking novels and a trove of penetrating short stories. This firmly establishes Highsmiths centrality to American culture.
From the Publisher
Strangers on a Train, transformed into a legendary film by Alfred Hitchcock, displays Highsmith’s genius for psychological characterization and tortuous suspense, while the Price of Salt with its lesbian lovers and a creepy PI, provides a thrilling and highly controversial depiction of "the love that dare not speak it's name" The Hightower Reader firmly establishes Highsmiths centrality to American culture by presenting key works that influenced a half century of literature and film. Abandoned by the wider reading public in her lifetime Highsmith finally gets the canonical recognition that is her due.
About the Author
Highsmith( 1921-1995) was the author of more than twenty novels ,
including Strangers on a Train, The Price of Salt and the Talented
Mr. Ripley as well as numerous short stories.