Originally Posted by jbcohen
Picked up a copy of Maltese Falcon and its starting of well. I would imagine that younger readers would have a hard time with some of the references, I can see my son saying to me "Dad, what's a type writer?" or "What's a telegram?" Ok, the telegram is a little too old for me, wikipedia has filled me in on the telegram and why it is not used any more. I agree Caleb but I am still not willing to pay more than $8 for a book no matter what it is or who wrote it.
'You're making me feel old. Telegram! Boy, you must be a young'un.
I picked up a copy as well. So far, so good.