Film Noir Classics is a series of books from Stark House that offers the original novels that were the basis for some of our favorite crime movies.



$15.95
  • The Dark Corner / Sleep, My Love by Leo Rosten writing as Leonard Q. Ross
  • 979-8-88601-072-5
  • Two short novels that were turned into classic film noirs. "A dark little gem, with enough twists and turns to keep things hopping."—The New Thrilling Detective Website. Introduction by Gregory Shepard. Film Noir Classics #6.



$17.95
  • Hollow Triumph by Murray Forbes
  • 979-8-88601-049-7
  • "Forbes only novel is a fascinating pop‐study of a disturbed personality done in the noir tradition… An atmospheric and evocative yarn that spans the late 30s to through WWII."—Amazon reader. New introduction by Bill Kelly. Film Noir Classics #5.

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$15.95
  • Sudden Fear by Edna Sherry
  • 979-8-88601-035-0
  • "This is a thoroughly exciting read, with brilliant pacing, which makes you absolutely desperate to know how everything will pan out."—Kate Jackson, crossexaminingcrime.com. New introduction by Curtis Evans. August 2023. Film Noir Classics #4.



$15.95
  • The Velvet Fleece by Eby and Fleming
  • 979-8-88601-031-2
  • "…pack[s] a punch inside its fleece‐lined velvet glove."—Curtis Evans from his introduction. Filmed as Larceny in 1948 starring John Payne, Joan Caulfield and Dan Duryea.Film Noir Classics #3.

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$15.95
  • Fallen Angel by Marty Holland
  • 979-8-88601-019-0
  • "If you like movement, just watch Marty Holland step on the gas."—Liverpool Echo. Fallen Angel was filmed by Otto Preminger in 1945 with Dana Andrews, Alice Faye and Linda Darnell. New introduction by Curtis Evans.Film Noir Classic #2.

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14.95
  • The Pitfall by Jay Dratler
  • 979-8-88601-008-4
  • An adulterous liaison puts the life of family man in jeopardy. New introductions by Jay Dratler, Jr., and author Timothy J. Lockhart. Film Noir Classics #1.

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    Nook and other eReaders (.ePub)
    Kindle (.Mobi)