A Dog's Ransom

A Dog's Ransom

Patricia Highsmith


Long out of print, this Highsmith vintage resurfaces with a vengeance.

the good revival of curiosity in Patricia Highsmith maintains with the ebook of this novel that may provide puppy proprietors nightmares for future years. With an eerie simplicity of fashion, Highsmith turns our next-door acquaintances into sadistic psychopaths, mendacity in wait between white wooden fences and manicured lawns. In A Dog's Ransom, Highsmith blends a savage humor with superb social satire during this darkish story of a highminded felony who hits a prosperous big apple couple the place it hurts the main whilst he kidnaps their cherished poodle. This paintings attesets to Highsmith's popularity as "the poet of apprehension" (Graham Greene).

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