Tea Tonic and Toxin: Mystery and Thriller Podcast and Book Club


by Dashiell Hammett

Red Harvest (1929) marked Dashiell Hammett’s transition from short stories to novels. His portrayal of the Continental Op as a “hard-boiled” detective eventually became a prototype for many detective stories to come. A former detective, Hammett knew his stuff.

How to Read It: Buy it new on Amazon, or buy a used copy on Amazon, ThriftBooks, AbeBooks, or Ebay.


Estimated Reading Time: 4 hours


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Red Harvest - Tea Tonic and Toxin Podcast
Red Harvest - Tea Tonic and Toxin Podcast
Dashiell Hammett - Tea Tonic and Toxin Podcast
Red Harvest - Tea Tonic and Toxin Podcast

Red Harvest

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Red Harvest: Share Your Thoughts

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About Tea, Tonic & Toxin

Tea, Tonic, and Toxin is a book club and podcast for people who love mysteries, thrillers, introspection, and good conversation. Each month, your hosts, Sarah Harrison and Carolyn Daughters, will discuss a game-changing mystery or thriller from the 19th and 20th centuries. Together, we’ll see firsthand how the genre evolved.


Along the way, we’ll entertain ideas, prospects, theories, doubts, and grudges, along with the occasional guest. And we hope to entertain you, dear friend. We want you to experience the joys of reading some of the best mysteries and thrillers ever written.

Tea, Tonic, and Toxin Book Club and Podcast - Mysteries and Thrillers

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