Search - List of Books by Patricia Highsmith

"That wasn't a bad price for a first book. My agent upped it as much as possible. I was 27 and had nothing behind me. I was working like a fool to earn a living and pay for my apartment." -- Patricia Highsmith
Patricia Highsmith (January 19, 1921 — February 4, 1995) was an American novelist and short-story writer most widely known for her psychological thrillers, which have led to more than two dozen film adaptations. Her first novel, Strangers on a Train has been adapted for stage and screen numerous times, notably by Alfred Hitchcock in 1951. In addition to her acclaimed series about murderer Tom Ripley, she wrote many short stories, often macabre, satirical or tinged with black humor. Although she wrote specifically in the genre of crime fiction, her books have been lauded by various writers and critics as being artistic and thoughtful enough to rival mainstream literature. Michael Dirda observed that "Europeans honored her as a psychological novelist, part of an existentialist tradition represented by her own favorite writers, in particular Dostoevsky, Conrad, Kafka, Gide, and Camus".

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Total Books: 472
The Talented Mr Ripley
2016 - The Talented Mr Ripley (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781522642824
ISBN-10: 152264282X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Found in the Street
2016 - Found in the Street (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802125293
ISBN-10: 0802125298
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Price of Salt or Carol
2015 - The Price of Salt or Carol (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781626543119
ISBN-10: 1626543119
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance, Gay & Lesbian
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Carol
2015 - Carol [Movie Tie-In] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780393352689
ISBN-10: 0393352684
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Gay & Lesbian
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Carol Film Tie-in
2015 - Carol Film Tie-in (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781408865675
ISBN-10: 140886567X
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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A Suspension of Mercy
2015 - A Suspension of Mercy (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781504663571
ISBN-10: 1504663578
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Women Crime Writers Four Suspense Novels of the 1950s Mischief / The Blunderer / Beast in View / Fools' Gold
The Price of Salt
2015 - The Price of Salt (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781504647564
ISBN-10: 1504647564
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Grito de la lechuza El
2015 - Grito De La Lechuza El [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788433977656
ISBN-10: 8433977652
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Crimenes imaginarios
2015 - Crimenes Imaginarios [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788433977663
ISBN-10: 8433977660
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Little Tales of Misogyny A Virago Modern Classic
2015 - Little Tales of Misogyny a VIrago Modern Classic [VMC] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780349004938
ISBN-10: 0349004935
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Two Faces of January
2014 - The Two Faces of January (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802122629
ISBN-10: 0802122620
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Tremor of Forgery
2011 - The Tremor of Forgery (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802145642
ISBN-10: 0802145647
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Cry of the Owl
2011 - The Cry of the Owl (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802145154
ISBN-10: 0802145159
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Eleven
2011 - Eleven (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780802145307
ISBN-10: 0802145302
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Murder  Mayhem The Postman Always Rings Twice Double Indemnity Mildred Pierce and Selected Stories The Big Sleep Farewell My Lovely The High Window The Human Factor
Patricia Highsmith Selected Novels and Short Stories
Strangers on a Train Hitchcock Golden Age Radio Presentation
2010 - Strangers on a Train Hitchcock Golden Age Radio Presentation [Golden Age Radio Classics] (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781849890656
ISBN-10: 184989065X
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Suspense
2010 - Suspense (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788492682263
ISBN-10: 8492682264
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The Complete Ripley Novels
2008 - The Complete Ripley Novels [Boxed Set - The Talented Mr. Ripley, Ripley Under Ground, Ripley's Game, The Boy Who Followed Ripley, Ripley Under Water] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780393066333
ISBN-10: 0393066339
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Boy Who Followed Ripley
2008 - The Boy Who Followed Ripley (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780393332117
ISBN-10: 039333211X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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2008 - Ripley's Game Cd for Pack Level 5 [Penguin Longman Penguin Readers] (Audio CD)
2008 - Ripley's Game Level 5 [Penguin Readers Graded Readers] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2007 - La Casa Negra/ the Black House [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - El Diario De Edith/ Edith's Diary [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Ese Dulce Mal/ That Bad Candy [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2007 - Der Stmper (Other)Hardcover
2007 - Katzen (Other)Hardcover
2005 - Strangers on a Train [Penguin Readers Simplified Text] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2003 - Una Aficion Peligrosa [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Pajaros a Punto De Volar [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - El Talento De Mr Ripley [Compactos Anagrama] (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - Extranos En Un Tren [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Sirenas En El Campo De Golf [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2001 - The Talented Mrripley Level 5 [Penguin Readers Simplified Text] (Paperback)Paperback
2001 - The Talented Mrripley [Penguin Joint Venture Readers] (Paperback)Paperback
2001 - Mar De Fondo [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2000 - Tras Los Pasos De Ripley [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - The Ripley Novels Omnibus Ed [Everyman's Library Classics] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1999 - Once (Paperback)Paperback
1997 - Crime Novels American Noir of the 1950s [Library of America] (Hardcover)
 
1994 - El Amigo Americano [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
1993 - Pacto Sinistro [Portuguese Edition] (Paperback)
1993 - Katzenkrimis [Mystery Cats - German] (Paperback)
1991 - L' Inconnu Du Nord-express [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
1986 - Une Crature De Rve [French Edition] (Hardcover)
1985 - The Mysterious Mr Ripley [Crime Monthly] (Paperback)
Black House The [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
Blunderer [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
Winter's Crimes 9 [Winter's Crimes, 9] (Hardcover)Hardcover
Monsieur Ripley [French Edition] (Paperback)
Ripley S'amuse [French Edition] (Paperback)
La Rancon Du Chien [French Edition] (Paperback)
L'epouvantail [French Edition] (Paperback)
Bestiarie Le [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Crimes Presque Parfaits [Near-Perfect Crimes] (Paperback)
Ce Mal Trange [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
Ripley En Peligro [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
El Hechizo De Elsie [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
Rescate Por Un Perro [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
El Cuchillo [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
El Diario De Edith [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Ese Dulce Mal [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
La Coartada Perfecta [Las Novelas del Verano] (Paperback)
Celda De Cristal [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Carol - Coleo Lpm Pocket [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
Il Grido Della Civetta [Italian Edition] (Paperback)