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Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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"Poor girl!" he said, looking at the empty corner where she had sat—"She will come to herself and weep, and then her mother will find out.... She will give her a beating, a... More > horrible, shameful beating and then maybe, turn her out of doors.... And even if she does not, the Darya Frantsovnas will get wind of it, and the girl will soon be slipping out on the sly here and there..." < Less
Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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"Poor girl!" he said, looking at the empty corner where she had sat—"She will come to herself and weep, and then her mother will find out.... She will give her a beating, a... More > horrible, shameful beating and then maybe, turn her out of doors.... And even if she does not, the Darya Frantsovnas will get wind of it, and the girl will soon be slipping out on the sly here and there..."< Less
Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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On an exceptionally hot evening early in July a young man came out of the garret in which he lodged in S. Place and walked slowly, as though in hesitation, towards K. bridge. He had successfully... More > avoided meeting his landlady on the staircase. His garret was under the roof of a high, five-storied house and was more like a cupboard than a room. The landlady who provided him with garret, dinners, and attendance, lived on the floor below, and every time he went out he was obliged to pass her kitchen, the door of which invariably stood open. And each time he passed, the young man had a sick, frightened feeling, which made him scowl and feel ashamed. He was hopelessly in debt to his landlady, and was afraid of meeting her. This was not because he was cowardly and abject, quite the contrary; but for some time past he had been in an overstrained irritable condition, verging on hypochondria. He had become so completely absorbed in himself, and isolated from his fellows that he dreaded meeting,...< Less
No Crime In the Mountains By Raymond Chandler
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"No Crime in the Mountains" starts when John Evans receives a letter hiring him on a confidential matter. But Fred Lacey can tell no tales. More dead bodies turn up. There is a question... More > about $500 in a shoe. Could foreign agents be active in a resort area? The ending seems implausible. Chandler followed Farewell with a long short story, "No Crime in the Mountains" (1941). This is one his most smoothly written works. Filled with humor and an exciting plot, it is one of his most entertaining tales. It has a rich atmosphere describing the mountain resorts where the crime takes place. "Mountains" also follows Nebel like traditions. The bad guys are up to some criminal enterprise. Innocent bystanders accidentally tumble into it. This leads to their being murdered. The detective tracks them down, figuring out along the way what scheme the criminals are up to.< Less
Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish of Rodion Raskolnikov, an impoverished ex-student in St. Petersburg who formulates and executes a plan to kill an unscrupulous pawnbroker for her... More > cash. The 1866 novel is the first of Dostoyevsky’s five large works and reveals the mastery of psychological observation and analysis for which the Russian author is hailed.< Less
Historic Crimes By Robert Crighton
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What would you want to see if you could look back in time and watch famous events in history? And what would you do if they greatly disappointed you? Or you discovered a hidden crime? Would you... More > tell the world if you discovered that Shakespeare no less was guilty of the worst of crimes? Could you ever read his plays again? Or allow them to be staged? A modern morality tale about Bardolatry, sex and lies by award-winning playwright Robert Crighton. Cast of three - 2 Female, 1 male.< Less
Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoevsky
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Crime and Punishment is a novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821 - 1881). SUMMARY : Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Raskolnikov, an... More > impoverished ex-student in Saint Petersburg who formulates a plan to kill an unscrupulous pawnbroker for her money. Before the killing, Raskolnikov believes that with the money he could liberate himself from poverty and go on to perform great deeds. However, once it is done he finds himself racked with confusion, paranoia, and disgust for what he has done. His moral justifications disintegrate completely as he struggles with guilt and horror and confronts the real-world consequences of his deed.< Less
Crime Scene By Rick R. Reed
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When it comes to crime, the murder of a child is one of the worst. Just knowing about it can be traumatic. That's what one woman discovers when she picks up a book of crime scene photographs culled... More > from the files of a real New York City detective. She's haunted by the harsh black and white photo of a little girl, strangled and left for dead on the floor in a womens' restroom. The story is intercut with her distress at not being able to stop thinking and wondering about the crime, while the other part takes the reader back to a hot day in the early 1960s and shows just what could drive a mother to murder her only child. A taut story with a shocking ending.< Less
Crime and Punishment By Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish of Rodion Raskolnikov, an impoverished ex-student in St. Petersburg who formulates and executes a plan to kill an unscrupulous pawnbroker for her... More > cash. The 1866 novel is the first of Dostoyevsky’s five large works and reveals the mastery of psychological observation and analysis for which the Russian author is hailed.*Includes image gallery.< Less
Passage Of Crime By R. Michael Phillips
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The most unpredictable character traits can be buried deep in the dark soul of the next generation. But be advised—Evil will eventually seek its own level, and then evolve. PASSAGE OF CRIME, a... More > new twist on murder in the Ernie Bisquets Mystery Series. PASSAGE OF CRIME is a traditional English mystery set in contemporary London. It brings together the unlikely combination of a dowdy old Scotland Yard Inspector and Ernie Bisquets, London's most remarkable and reformed pickpocket.< Less

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