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Candy

(1960)
A novel by

Jeff Flanders has a perfectly good life. Until Candace Cain sashays into it and turns it upside-down. Jeff's got a good-looking wife; he loves her and she loves him. He's got a job, swinging a desk at a semi-shady finance company, signing off on usurious loans to losers; he doesn't love it and it doesn't love him, but it's easy work and it pays the bills. Until a girl called Candy applies for a $1000 loan - with no job, no bank account, no security. Nothing but a beautiful face, an awesome body, and all the nerve in the world. He lends her the money himself. That's a mistake. In return, she takes him to bed. That's a bigger one. All she wants in the world is someone who'll keep her in style. All he wants is more Candy. . . CANDY, first published in 1960, is a noir novel of sexual obsession. It seems a better fit for the Classic Crime Library than the Collection of Classic Erotica. Either way, we get to use the gorgeous Paul Rader cover.


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Paperback Editions

December 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: Candy (Classic Crime Library)
Author(s): Lawrence Block
ISBN: 1-951939-18-2 / 978-1-951939-18-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: LB Productions
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May 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: Candy (Classic Crime Library) (Volume 2)
Author(s): Lawrence Block
ISBN: 1-5335-4468-9 / 978-1-5335-4468-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Kindle Editions

February 2016 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Candy (Classic Crime Library Book 18)
Author(s): Lawrence Block
Publisher: LB Productions
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