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bogart maltesefalcon“I started The Maltese Falcon on its way to you by express last Friday, the fourteenth. I’m fairly confident that it is the best thing I’ve done so far.” 
—Dashiell Hammett’s June 16, 1929, letter to his editor at Alfred Knopf, Harry Block.

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Michael Robotham

“One particular book in my library has special pride of place, because it is the first one that I ever earned."

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