Sin Pit

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  • Title: Sin Pit
  • Author: Paul S. Meskil
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 311
  • Format: Ebook

Unlimited Sin Pit - by Paul S. Meskil, Sin Pit, Paul S. Meskil, Sin Pit Lion Books She was dirt and hungry and cheap and demanding But it didn t matter She was all those things and I knew it but she was much too She was fire and ice and fury and when she came up to me that first time her mouth making little squirming noises I knew she was all I ever wanted I was a cop An honest one Tough but honest And she was the wLion Books She was dirt and hu

Sin Pit

Unlimited Sin Pit - by Paul S. Meskil Unlimited Sin Pit - by Paul S. Meskil - Sin Pit, Sin Pit Lion Books She was dirt and hungry and cheap and demanding But it didn t matter She was all those things and I knew it but she was much too She was fire and ice and fury and when she came up Sin Pit

  • Unlimited Sin Pit - by Paul S. Meskil
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Sin Pit

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  1. One of us would die For the other, there would be Grace I didn t know what she meant to him but, to me, she was worth all the risk Sin Pit was one of those cult pulp paperbacks that were notoriously difficult to find But Automat.Press has come along and valiantly made it available again in e book format, so I was stoked to get a crack at reading it I was disappointed though to find that the book is of a hard boiled mystery than the sleaze noir that I hoped for As a crime mystery, it s fairly en [...]


  2. This one rates a perfect 10 on the pulp o meter It meets every criteria on the list The list Here 1 A crime can precede the timeline of the narrative.2 Tough wise cracking dialogue 3 An unsympathetic protagonist with whom you none the less identify.4 A femme fatale.5 Sexual tension.6 A tough brutal thug the nemesis of the main character 7 Ironic plot twists.8 A double cross.9 A sense though out that all the characters are doomed.10 A lurid cover featuring a scantily clad woman and a gun.Great li [...]


  3. 1950 s PulpSin Pit, originally titled Blood Lust by the author not the publisher is a 1954 pulp paperback that was considered a rare find It has now been re issued as an e book Meskil only published one novel in his lifetime and this was it Meskil has a smooth, easy writing style that makes this short novel a fairly quick read There are a lot of classic pulp motifs present here from the good cop twisted by an irresistible woman, the dreadful power of desire, the poor country girl turning tricks, [...]


  4. This highly collectible paperback from 1954 a decent copy runs 300 was given a primitive reissue by Gryphon Books in 2004 In the reissue, Gary Lovisi hails Sin Pit as a forgotten noir masterpiece, and he s or less right My only gripe is that the novel is so lean that sometimes it reads like an outline for the book than the actual thing But one could just as easily count this is a virture Hardly a word is wasted in Sin Pit, and it hits all the right noir notes along the way even if it doesn t h [...]


  5. This was pretty good I had some issues with the writing, and it didn t really get under my skin the way the best hard boiled novels do, but if you re in the mood for a classic 50s pulp, this definitely fits the bill I kept thinking while I was reading it that it would have made a fantastic early 50s film noir starring either Charles McGraw or Robert Mitchum.


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