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Ve falls in love with the irresistible Sally Alexis wife of a professional magician Their story is one of th. Didn t uite match up to other books I have read by Cain I think the reason would be the main character There is very little interesting or likable about him Don t get me wrong a character could be evil or nasty but on one level or another there has to be an interesting draw An example of my point would be Begby from Trainspotting Porno too The character is a terrible human being But at least he is interesting Anyway without giving anything away the last 15 or so pages almost redeem the book especially the final paragraph Read it for the ending alone

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The Magician's Wife

In The Magician's Wife Cain returns to his classic themes of lust and greed Clay Lockwood a business executi. I get nostalgia for this type of rip roaring fun this on the verge of exploitation and then some yarn Scrumptious to see an immoral man he s got three different dames struggle And as a reader the prose is smooth only the coutroom scenes are stagnant the pace fast the surplus of scenes of domestic violence heavenly if you know your Cain then you must know what I m speaking about

James M. Cain Ð 5 Download

E inexorable process of wishes coming true the realization of which was always for Cain a terrifying concept. I enjoyed this book and thought the plot was good It really showed the depths that someone would go to in the name of love In the end though the goodness that was in the fabric of his being came through to admit the wrong and try to make it right But it still left me sad and disappointed at the end with how things turned outBut I guess life is not always full of happy endings I will read stories from this author as this was my first one


10 thoughts on “The Magician's Wife

  1. says:

    I get nostalgia for this type of rip roaring fun this on the verge of exploitation and then some yarn Scrumptious to see an immoral man he's got three different dames struggle And as a reader the prose is smooth

  2. says:

    When you're serving up a storyline you've used over and over and over again it has to be perfect and this sadly isn't Cai

  3. says:

    Double Indemnity is one of my all time favorite movies This has the same elements greed lust murder In fact this one would probably make a cracker jack film too On the page though something doesn't uite work for me Clay Lockwood is a big shot in the meat business He meets Sally Gorsuch and before the day is out they're in the mids

  4. says:

    This noir mystery by the acclaimed novelist James Cain is intriguing but not one of his best A successful businessman becomes engage

  5. says:

    Didn't uite match up to other books I have read by Cain I think the reason would be the main character There is very little interesting or likable about him Don't get me wrong a character could be evil or nasty but on one level or another there has to be an interesting draw An example of my point would be Begby from Trainspotting P

  6. says:

    Man falls for a woman Turns out she's married and wants her husband out of the way permanently They come to an agreement Things go wrong In stark outline this reads like a retread of Double Indemnity It's a tribute to Cain's imagination and the depth of his vision of human nature that the novel turns out to be nothing of t

  7. says:

    OK so I’m a guy who likes happy endings and gets tired of that old adage ‘crime doesn’t pay’ but here we have the perfect set up for a happy ending butit doesn’t happenOtherwise this reads with the same suspense

  8. says:

    I enjoyed this book and thought the plot was good It really showed the depths that someone would go to in the name of love In the end though the goodness that was in the fabric of his being came through to admit the wrong and try to make it right But it still left me sad and disappointed at the end with how things turned outBut I guess life is not always full of happy endings I will read stories from this author as thi

  9. says:

    James M Cain is compellingly readable This was not one of his best novels but it still had some enjoyable moments I would say that this one is to be read only if you are a fan and would appreciate the work despite the literary stumble

  10. says:

    Written towards the end of Cain's life it doesn't compare to his earlier novels Extremely earnest and filled with histrio

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