The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed

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  • 4.5
  • 9335
  • 21 December 2018
  • 160 pages
  • The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed
  • Charles W. Runyon

10 thoughts on “The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed

  1. Dan Schwent says:

    The sleepy town of Sherman seemed normal until Curt Friedland returned to clear his brother s name and get him out of jail Now, a lot of accidental deaths are starting to seem like murder and housewife Velda Bayrd seems to be caught in the middle of thingsFirst off, The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed is among the earliest serial killer novels It stands up fairly well and has a nice Who is the wolf in sheep s clothing feel at times.Velda Bayrd is unusual in that she s the heroine of a 60 s noir novel and isn t a femme fatale or a doormat She s pretty interesting character, drawn to Curt Friendland despite being in a comfortable, albeit boring, marriage.The writing is very workmanlike but it serves the purpose well enough I like that Curt Friendland s almost a sociopath himself, driven to clear his brother s name at almost any cost.The reveal of the killer was a bit of a letdown, though there were a couple red...

  2. Bert says:

    A pretty original take on the usual formulaic pulpy crime fodder Less hardboiled, suburban, with a female heroine that is remarkably not a hussy, a helpless victim, or an embodiment of perfect femininity A little stodgy and dated maybe, what do you want from me

  3. Dave says:

    Charles Runyon is best known as a science fiction writer, but it is unfortunate for us that he didn t write crime fiction He was quite good at it The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed has a title that grabs you from the paperback racks It is a murder mystery about a serial killer and it is a real good one.Make no mistake about it This novel is excellent Don t be fooled into thinking it is just another pulpy tale filled with the language and imagery of Southern noir.The first part of the book is told from the killer s point of view and it is quite a chilling point of view Told in the most lushly pulpy way, it is reminiscent of the best of Gil Brewer s Florida lust in the swamps tales The killer explains that Bernice Struble thought she was playing the adultery game, but he taught her that it was only a variation of The Death Game Bernice is a lonely, horny housewife who while the husband s away, goes to town and sits there, smoking a cigarette, her lips swollen and sensuous as they pursed and pulled on the white cylinder and her eyes moist and hot, measuring the men as they passed The narrator notes that, in five years, Bernice would be coarse and dumpy, but now she had no need to stretch and compress her flesh with latex and elastic As she walked the town, he could see the so...

  4. Dave says:

    Charles Runyon is best known as a science fiction writer, but it is unfortunate for us that he didn t write crime fiction He was quite good at it The Prettiest Girl I Ever Killed has a title that grabs you from the paperback racks It is a murder mystery about a serial killer and it is a real good one.Make no mistake about it This novel is excellent Don t be fooled into thinking it is just another pulpy tale filled with the language and imagery of Southern noir.The first part of the book is told from the killer s point of view and it is quite a chilling point of view Told in the most lushly pulpy way, it is reminiscent of the best of Gil Brewer s Florida lust in the swamps tales The killer explains that Bernice Struble thought she was playing the adultery game, but he taught her that it was only a variation of The Death Game Bernice is a lonely, horny housewife who while the husband s away, goes to town and sits there, smoking a cigarette, her lips swollen and sensuous as they pursed and pulled on the white cylinder and her eyes moist and hot, measuring the men as they passed The narrator notes that, in five years, Bernice would be coarse and dumpy, ...

  5. Kenny says:

    1st person POV noir Begins with prologue from POV of serial killer villian then continues with POV of woman potential victim Reader knows of danger from the start woman doesn t, but neither reader nor woman know who the serial killer is Hero ...

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