Raised in a segregated Missouri and Cleveland, Chester Himes (1909-1984) began his remarkable writing career writing short stories and magazine articles from prison. Once released, he began working at a shipyard, which he used as the basis for his most famous novel, If He Hollers, Let Him Go. He eventually settled in Paris, where he penned most of his Harlem Detective hardboiled novels.

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Title: If He Hollers Let Him Go: A Novel, Author: Chester Himes
Title: A Rage in Harlem, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Blind Man with a Pistol, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Cotton Comes to Harlem, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The Real Cool Killers, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Lonely Crusade, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The Heat's On, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The Crazy Kill, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Yesterday Will Make You Cry / Edition 1, Author: Chester Himes
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Title: The Big Gold Dream: The Classic Crime Thriller, Author: Chester Himes
Title: All Shot Up: The Classic Crime Thriller, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The End of a Primitive: A Novel, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The Big Gold Dream, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Paperback L.A. Book 2: A Casual Anthology: Studios, Salesmen, Shrines, Surfspots, Author: Susan LaTempa
Title: Por amor a Imabelle, Author: Chester Himes
Title: The Collected Stories of Chester Himes, Author: Chester Himes
Title: La banda de los Musulmanes, Author: Chester Himes
Title: ¡Corre, hombre, corre!, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Plan B, Author: Chester Himes
Title: Modern Classics The Real Cool Killers, Author: Chester Himes

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