THE DEAD STAY DUMB, featuring Chet Sladen, is the third thriller by James Hadley Chase.
About the Author
James Hadley Chase was a pseudonym of Rene Brabazon Raymond (1906-1985), one of the most successful thriller writers of all time. Born in England, Raymond worked as a book salesman and an executive before publishing his first novel in 1939. He joined the RAF during the second World War, rising to the rank of Squadron Leader before resuming his writing career. In the post-war years, Chase became immensely successful, eventually publishing ninety books, thirty of which were made into feature films.
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The Dead Stay Dumb by James Hadley Chase based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
If you love James Hadley Chase, you'll most likely enjoy this book. It's not a gripping, page-turner like some, but it plods along well enough and makes a few surprising turns before it ultimately reaches the surprise ending.