Search - List of Books by Patricia Highsmith

"I don't think Ripley is gay. He appreciates good looks in other men, that's true. But he's married in later books. I'm not saying he's very strong in the sex department. But he makes it in bed with his wife." -- 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: 478
Those Who Walk Away
2017 - Those Who Walk Away (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780802126924
ISBN-10: 0802126928
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Talented Mr Ripley
2016 - The Talented Mr Ripley (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781522642824
ISBN-10: 152264282X
Genre: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The Price of Salt
2016 - The Price of Salt (Paperback)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781684220052
ISBN-10: 168422005X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Books
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Found in the Street
2016 - Found in the Street (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780802125293
ISBN-10: 0802125298
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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This Sweet Sickness A Virago Modern Classic
2016 - This Sweet Sickness a VIrago Modern Classic [Virago Modern Classics] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780349006284
ISBN-10: 0349006288
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Price of Salt OR Carol
Carol
2015 - Carol [Movie Tie-In] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393352689
ISBN-10: 0393352684
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Books
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Carol Film Tie-in
2015 - Carol Film Tie-in (Paperback)
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)
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
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)
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)
ISBN-13: 9780802122629
ISBN-10: 0802122620
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Cela de Vidro
2013 - Cela De VIdro [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788502207424
ISBN-10: 8502207423
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The Tremor of Forgery
2011 - The Tremor of Forgery (Paperback)
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)
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)
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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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)
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)
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)
2007 - Katzen (Other)
2003 - Una Aficion Peligrosa [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Pajaros a Punto De Volar [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - El Talento De Mr Ripley [Compactos Anagrama] (Paperback)
2002 - Extranos En Un Tren [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Sirenas En El Campo De Golf [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2001 - The Talented Mrripley Level 5 [Penguin Readers Simplified Text] (Paperback)
2001 - The Talented Mrripley [Penguin Joint Venture Readers] (Paperback)
2001 - Mar De Fondo [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Tras Los Pasos De Ripley [Compactos Anagrama - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - The Ripley Novels Omnibus Ed [Everyman's Library Classics] (Hardcover)
1999 - Once (Paperback)
1997 - Crime Novels American Noir of the 1950s [Library of America] (Hardcover)
 
1994 - Eleven (Paperback)
1994 - El Amigo Americano [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
1993 - Pacto Sinistro [Portuguese Edition] (Paperback)
1993 - Katzenkrimis [Mystery Cats - German] (Paperback)
1991 - L' Inconnu Du Nord-express [French Edition] (Paperback)
1986 - Une Crature De Rve [French Edition] (Hardcover)
1985 - The Mysterious Mr Ripley [Crime Monthly] (Paperback)
Black House The [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Blunderer [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Winter's Crimes 9 [Winter's Crimes, 9] (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)
El Grito De La Lechuza [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Ripley En Peligro [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
El Hechizo De Elsie [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
El Juego Del Escondite [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Rescate Por Un Perro [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
El Cuchillo [Spanish Edition] (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)