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The Corpse At the Haworth Tandoori: A Crime Novel

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1999-04-05

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 031897

ISBN: 0684855321

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; When the body of a partially naked young man is found in a car parked behind one of Haworth's many eating establishments, the town becomes recognized for something much more sinister. View more info

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Bitter Finish

By: Barnes, Linda

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Fawcett: 1985-04-12

Seller ID: 024646

ISBN: 0449206904

Condition: Good


196 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Michael Spraggue, vineyard owner, actor and sometime private eye, wishes he had stayed in Boston. On his visit to Napa Valley he finds that his co-owner and part-time lover, Kate, is a murder suspect. From a corrupt corporate vineyard to county jail, Michael's entire investigation is a surprise-filled adventure View more info

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Deep Pockets

By: Barnes, Linda

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Minotaur Books: 2004-03-01

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031242

ISBN: 0312282710

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Harvard professor Wilson Chaney's position in life is hanging by a thread; his marriage, his reputation, not to mention his tenure at Harvard are in the hands of a blackmailer, someone willing to sell his secrets at very high prices. His enviable life could disappear into thin air should his indiscretions with a young, white student become public knowledge. So he hires Carlotta Carlyle to track down the blackmailer and put a stop to the scheme. Can she do it? Of course, but should she? The professor, while not a criminal, doesn't inspire much loyalty, and ... View more info

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A Flaw in the Blood

By: Barron, Stephanie

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 2008-02-26

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 035242

ISBN: 055380524X

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; The author of the acclaimed "Jane and the Barque of Frailty" returns with an enthralling suspense novel centered around Queen Victoria's troubled court--and a secret so dangerous it could topple thrones View more info

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Outrun the Dark

By: Bartholomew, Cecilia

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Jove Books: 1979-01-01

Seller ID: 023270

ISBN: 0515046485

Condition: Good


317 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; A four year old boy is dead. His eight year old sister is accused of murder. Here is the story of BillyJean thirteen years later as she makes her journey from madness back to reality. As she gradually peices together the terrifying truth, the real killer makes his move in a heart-stopping climax View more info

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With Baited Breath (The Lotus Bay Mysteries #1)

By: Bartlett, Lorraine

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Polaris Press: 2015-01-06

Seller ID: 035905

ISBN: 1940801079

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Tori Cannon and her grandfather return from her grandma's funeral to find a body jammed in one of their derelict motel units. The victim had no enemies except for maybe the rich woman who wants to level his eyesore of a home, a resentful daughter, and friends who were anything but. Tori's BFF, Kathy, arrives to help spruce up the place and they are soon mixed up in the deadly consequences that murder entails. Can they save the business and find a murderer or will they, too, sleep with the fishes? View more info

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Father's Day: A Novel

By: Batchelor, John Calvin

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co: 1994-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031883

ISBN: 0805032665

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Ever since Batchelor prophesied the Falklands War in The Birth of the People's Republic of Antarctica, there has been no explanation of how he works with the shape of things to come. Now, in Father's Day, his chilling new political thriller set in 2003, Batchelor demonstrates that what's going to happen is far scarier than anything we've seen in this morning's headlines. View more info

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Snobbery with Violence: A Mystery

By: Beaton, M. C.; Chesney, Marion

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Minotaur Books: 2003-07-16

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 032425

ISBN: 031230451X

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Set in an Edwardian world teeming with house parties, hundreds of servants, and the desperate fear of scandal, "Snobbery with Violence" is a marvelous combination of murderous intrigue and high society. View more info

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The Houdini Girl

By: Bedford, Martyn

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1998

Edition: First American edition

Seller ID: kb007022

ISBN: 0375405275

Condition: Good


309 pp. ex-library with usual markings, light general wear; English author Martyn Bedford, whose stylishly creepy Acts of Revision won the Yorkshire Post First Novel Award, returns with a new tale of literary sleight of hand. While working in an Oxford pub, Fletcher Brandon, a.k.a. "Red" the magician, meets Rosa when she volunteers to take part in one of his tricks. Red works a different sort of magic later that night, and Rosa soon moves in with him to stay. For nearly a year, the couple share each other's most intimate secrets. But then Rosa is killed in a freak train accident, and... View more info

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Chain of Vengeance

By: Beechcroft, William

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead: 1986-03-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026381

ISBN: 0396086640

Condition: Very Good


248 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; View more info

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Eye of the Beholder

By: Behm, Marc

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1999-12-07

Seller ID: 031093

ISBN: 0345427998

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; The Woman. She's beautiful, and seductive, and as shifting as a shadow. Her name, her appearance, and her victims are forever changing. There is only one constant in the woman's life: her chilling motive. . . .The Eye. A private investigator, driven and obsessed. A desperate loner with secrets of his own. His job? To follow the woman. But catching her is the last thing on his mind. He likes to watch. And the closer he gets, the more dangerous his fantasy becomes. . . . View more info

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Death Splits a Hair

By: Bell, Nancy

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Worldwide: 2006-01-01

Seller ID: 034676

ISBN: 0373265611

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; In the second Judge Jackson Crain Mystery, Joe Junior McBride, beloved barber of Post Oak, Texas, has been murdered. At first glance, the homicide appears to be the work of a prowler, but as the investigation progresses, Joe Junior's second wife, Marlene Ashburn, becomes the prime suspect.A stranger turns up at the funeral, and something about him reminds everyone of Joe Junior. But Joe's brother, Gerald, claims never to have seen him, and mounting evidence points to Marlene as the murderer.Meanwhile, Judge Crain and his adolescent daughter, Patty, try to combine her... View more info

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Buried in Bargains (Good Buy Girls)

By: Belle, Josie

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Berkley: 2013-10-01

Seller ID: 034664

ISBN: 0425252302

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Maggie Gerber and those discount divas, the Good Buy Girls, are gearing up for their first big holiday thrift shop sale. But one of the Girls--Joanne Claramotta, pregnant with her first child--is acting less than festive. It could be hormones. Or it could be Diane Jenkins, the young knockout her husband, Michael, hired as his new deli assistant. Calming Joanne's nerves proves impossible when Maggie finds Michael unconscious on his deli floor--and with Diane next to him, strangled to death with her apron strings. View more info

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Once Wicked Always Dead [Advance Uncorrected Proofs]

By: Benchley, T. Marie

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Tampa, FL, MMWE Publishing House: 2010-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033750

ISBN: 0984478701

Condition: Very Good


Advance Uncorrected Proofs to the first edition in trade paperback format; edge wear, bit of light spine damage; Molly Madisonâ??s life is shattered with the sudden death of her beloved parents and the revelation of her husband Phillipâ??s affairâ??with another man. Molly heads west to Montana, resolved to run the family ranch, the Ghost Bear, and to move on with her life. Her attraction to Clayton Leatherbe, the ranch foreman, is instant, but before a romance can blossom, the ranch falls prey to sabotage by wealthy land developers determined to drive Molly out, and Clayton learns of a fami... View more info

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The Burning Road: A Novel (The Plague Tales)

By: Benson, Ann

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 2000-07-11

Seller ID: 034721

ISBN: 0440225914

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; In 14th-century France, physician Alejandro Canches encounters an alchemist who possesses a valuable manuscript that could help to save the lives of thousands. Meanwhile, in the year 2007, Janie Crowe is struggling to unlock the secret of an unexplained and debilitating genetic disease, risking her future and her life for the sake of a greater good. View more info

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Kill All the Lawyers

By: Berenson, Marc

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Zebra: 1994-09-01

Seller ID: 020441

ISBN: 0821747142

Condition: Good


320 pages; edge wear, small tear in lower edge of back cover; Los Angeles is regularly plagued with crime and corruption, but this time a serial killer has his own special modus operandi. He's targeting lawyers. The killer seems unstoppable, until defense attorney Curt Denmark decides to take the case--and deliver his own brand of justice. View more info

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False Impressions

By: Berne, Karin

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Popular Library: 1986-11-01

Seller ID: 035391

ISBN: 0445201533

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; View more info

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Operation Tropical Affair (Poppy McVie Mysteries #1)

By: Bindschatel, Kimberli A.

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Traverse City, MI, Turning Leaf Productions, LLC: 2015-05-05

Seller ID: 033212

ISBN: 0996189025

Condition: New


"Smart, sassy, and sensational!" She's got a shiny new badge. And a mind of her own. That's the problem. Special Agent Poppy McVie's new partner expects her to look pretty and keep her mouth shut. Not a chance. Not while animals are being trafficked from the steamy jungle of Costa Rica and the bad guys are getting away with it. Even if she has to do some investigating on her own. But when he learns what she's been up to, the sparks fly between them and the real trouble begins. View more info

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Charters and Caldecott

By: Bingham, Stella

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1986-04-01

Seller ID: 024662

ISBN: 0140089985

Condition: Very Good


180 pages; light edge wear; Charters and Caldicott are now settled comfortably into retirement when their leisurely routine of lunch at the Club and amiable argument about cricket averages from days long past is shattered when the body of a strange girl is found in Caldicott's flat.Dogged by the fastidious and disapproving Inspector Snow, they attempt to unravel the mysteries around them: switched handbags, unexplained deaths, cryptic messages, such as "Mix Well and Serve," and a fellow clubman who turns up at every twist of their journey. View more info

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Christine Falls: A Novel

By: Black, Benjamin

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Picador: 2008-01-22

Seller ID: 034918

ISBN: 0312426321

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; In the debut crime novel from a Booker Prize-winning author, a Dublin pathologist follows the corpse of a mysterious woman into the heart of a conspiracy among the city's high Catholic society. View more info