The Rip-Off (novel)

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The Rip-Off
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AuthorJim Thompson
CountryUnited States
Publication date
Media typePrint

The Rip-Off is a 1989 crime novel by Jim Thompson.[1]


Britton Rainstar is deeply in love with a woman named Manuela Aloe and the longer he stays with her, the closer to death he comes.


  1. ^ Block, Lawrence (October 14, 1990). "CRIME/MYSTERY; A Tale of Pulp and Passion: The Jim Thompson Revival". The New York Times.