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'Nobody has ever quite pulled it off the way Cain does, not Hemingway, and not even Raymond Chandler' Tom Wolfe

Mildred Pierce is the story of a determined and ambitious woman who, after her feckless husband abandons her, by hard work and sacrifice builds a successful business to ensure the future of her pampered and selfish daughter. But she isn't prepared for the intrigues and devastating betrayals of those closest to her. This is James M. Cain's most substantial novel and a classic of the Depression years.

Mildred Pierce - James M Cain

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Title
Mildred Pierce
Author
James M Cain
format
Paperback / softback
Publisher
Orion Books
Language
English
UK Publication Date
20080221

'Nobody has ever quite pulled it off the way Cain does, not Hemingway, and not even Raymond Chandler' Tom Wolfe

Mildred Pierce is the story of a determined and ambitious woman who, after her feckless husband abandons her, by hard work and sacrifice builds a successful business to ensure the future of her pampered and selfish daughter. But she isn't prepared for the intrigues and devastating betrayals of those closest to her. This is James M. Cain's most substantial novel and a classic of the Depression years.

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James M. Cain was born in Annapolis, Maryland, in 1892. Having served in the US Army in World War 1, he became a journalist in Baltimore and New York in the 1920's. He later worked as a screenwriter in Hollywood. Cain died in 1977.

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Type
BOOK
Edition
Reprint
Keyword Index
Mothers and daughters - California - Fiction.|Conflict of generations - Fiction.|Depressions - 1929 - United States - Fiction.|Businesswomen - California - Fiction.|Detective and mystery stories.
Country of Publication
England
Number of Pages
281

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