The Girl with the Silver Eyes

“There’s something strange about that kid.” At least that’s what everyone says, but they don’t know the truth. Perfect for fans of Stranger Things, this classic novel continues to enthrall. Katie Welker is used to being alone.

Author: Willo Davis Roberts

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781534421325

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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The Girl with the Silver Eyes

Her lids had come down half over the silver-grey eyes; her head had tilted back so far that a little pulse showed throbbing in her white throat; her lips were motionless over slightly parted teeth, as the last word had left them.

Author: Dashiell Hammett

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9781479459964

Category: Fiction

Page: 105

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Vintage Hammett

The girl would plead and tear her hair and so forth, trying to keep Hook—in his role of irate husband—from butchering the youth. Finally she would succeed, ... THE GIRL WITH THE SILVER EYES A bell _jangled me 24 DASHIELL HAMMETT.

Author: Dashiell Hammett

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: 9780307429995

Category: Fiction

Page: 208

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A New Omnibus of Crime

... may notice that this story predates Sayer's Omnibus of Crime. Because permissions for later Hammett stories were not as readily available, we include this piece here. The Girl with the Silver Eyes 1924 I A BELL DASHIELL HAMMET 19 IV.

Author: Tony Hillerman

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 9780195182149

Category: Fiction

Page: 434

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Reading Early Hammett

In all , Dick Foley appeared in ten of the Op stories written before 1927 : " Slippery Fingers , " " The Bodies Piled Up " ( December 1 , 1923 ) , " The Zigzags of Treachery " ( March 1 , 1924 ) , " The Girl with the Silver Eyes ...

Author: LeRoy Lad Panek

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 0786419628

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 224

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The girl with the silver eyes

Author: Dashiell Hammett

Publisher:

ISBN: 0812431359

Category: Literatura norteamericana

Page: 45

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The Girl With the Silver Eyes

A 10-year-old girl, who has always looked different from other children, discovers that she not only has unusual powers but that there are others like her.

Author: Willo Davis Roberts

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 0606030999

Category: Psychokinesis

Page: 198

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Yesterday s Faces

The Girl With the Silver Eyes " ( June 1924 ) continue the later history of the girl who escaped from Turk Street . The Op investigating the disappearance of another girl , finds himself in a storm of murder roaring around a forged ...

Author: Robert Sampson

Publisher: Popular Press

ISBN: 0879724153

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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Varieties of Crime Fiction

In “The Girl with the Silver Eyes” (Black Mask, June 1924) a woman with the seductive name of Elvira addresses him tartly: “Little fat detective whose name I don't know . . .” (CS 187). But at the same time he is keen on underscoring ...

Author: S.T. Joshi

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9781479445448

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 211

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American Crime Fiction

89) and obscure information (A jumble of words came out of his mouth – “spirited away ... lured into a trap" – but they were too disconnected for me to make anything out of them' – 'The Girl with Silver Eyes', pp. 110–11).

Author: Brian Docherty

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781349192250

Category: Fiction

Page: 146

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