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Murder in the Title

By: Brett, Simon

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing: 1986-01-01

Seller ID: 024664

ISBN: 0440160162

Condition: Good


191 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Playing the corpse in a murder mystery at the Regent Theatre is not exactly a triumph for Charles Paris. In fact his career could not sink any lower. However, suddenly the mystery spills over into real life and a bizarre sequence of events culminates in the artistic director's apparent suicide. View more info

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Murder Unprompted

By: Brett, Simon

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell Publishing Company: 1986-12-01

Seller ID: 024665

ISBN: 0440161452

Condition: Very Good


160 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; In this Charles Paris mystery, the seasoned actor and part-time sleuth gets the part of understudy to the lead in a West End play. But when the lead gets shot on stage on the opening night, it falls to Charles once again to solve the murder. View more info

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Dead Side Of The Mike

By: Brett, Simon

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Berkley: 1981-09-01

Seller ID: 026662

ISBN: 0425050491

Condition: Very Good


199 pages; light edge wear; Series character Charles Paris is coming into his own, much like P.D. James' series detective inspector Dalgleish and Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot. Actor/sleuth Charles Paris investigates a series of deaths in radio broadcasting--and all clues lead him to betrayal and murder View more info

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A Reconstructed Corpse (Charlie Paris #15) [Large Print]

By: Brett, Simon

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1994-05-01

Seller ID: 037646

ISBN: 0684197006

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Large Print edition; Acclaimed mystery writer Simon Brett takes readers behind the scenes of a true-crime television show, where actor Charles Paris has found work at last. As Charles reconstructs a missing man's actions for the TV cameras, he discovers that true-crime TV can be deadly. View more info

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Date With A Dead Doctor

By: Brill, Toni

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Worldwide Library: 1992-11-01

Seller ID: 019801

ISBN: 0373261098

Condition: Very Good


251 pages; light edge creasing; As the last person to see Dr. Leon Skripnik alive, erstwhile Russian scholar Midge Cohen finds herself hounded by her busybody mother, Leon's ex-wife, Cousin Shmuel from the Old Country, and others. View more info

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2003-04-01

Seller ID: 035216

ISBN: 0385504209

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; In an exhilarating blend of scholarly intelligence, relentless adventure, and cutting wit, Robert Langdon (first introduced in "Angels Demons") and his new adventure combines the punch of Robert Ludlum, the intriguing historical touch of Umberto Eco, and the nonstop suspense of Michael Crichton. View more info

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Deception Point

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2002

Seller ID: kb010394

ISBN: 0671027387

Condition: Good


558 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; When a new NASA satellite spots evidence of an astonishingly rare object buried deep in the Arctic ice, the floundering space agency proclaims a much-needed victory...a victory that has profound implications for U.S. space policy and the impending presidential election. With the Oval Office in the balance, the President dispatches White House Intelligence analyst Rachel Sexton to the Milne Ice Shelf to verify the authenticity of the find. Accompanied by a team of experts, including the charismatic academic Michael Tolland, Rachel uncovers the unthinkable:... View more info

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Anchor: 2006-03-28

Seller ID: 019544

ISBN: 0307277674

Condition: Very Good


454 pages; light edge wear; Harvard professor Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call while on business in Paris: the elderly curator of the Louvre, Jacques Saunlere, has been brutally murdered inside the museum. Alongside the body, police have found a series of baffling codes. As Langdon and a gifted French cryptologist, Sophie Neveu, begin to sort through the bizarre riddles, they are stunned to find a trail that leads to the works of Leonardo Da Vinci - and suggests the answer to a mystery that stretches deep into the vault of history. Langdon suspects the late curator was i... View more info

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Angels & Demons - Movie Tie-In

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2009-03-31

Seller ID: 032331

ISBN: 1416578749

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; When world-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to a Swiss research facility to analyze a mysterious symbol -- seared into the chest of a murdered physicist -- he discovers evidence of the unimaginable: the resurgence of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati... the most powerful underground organization ever to walk the earth. The Illuminati has surfaced from the shadows to carry out the final phase of its legendary vendetta against its most hated enemy... the Catholic Church. View more info

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2003-03-18

Seller ID: kb014451

ISBN: 0385504209

Condition: Near Fine


454 pages; near fine in VG jacket, some light edge wear to jacket; Harvard professor Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call while on business in Paris: the elderly curator of the Louvre, Jacques Saunlere, has been brutally murdered inside the museum. Alongside the body, police have found a series of baffling codes. As Langdon and a gifted French cryptologist, Sophie Neveu, begin to sort through the bizarre riddles, they are stunned to find a trail that leads to the works of Leonardo Da Vinci - and suggests the answer to a mystery that stretches deep into the vault of history. ... View more info

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Angels & Demons

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Star: 2001-07-01

Seller ID: kb012648

ISBN: 0671027360

Condition: Good


608 pages; spine creases, edge wear; After the murder of a world-renowned physicist, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon learns an ancient secret society called the Illuminati, which stands for science and has opposed the Catholic church since the 1500s, is responsible. When Langdon realizes the Illuminati may attempt to defeat the church by destroying Vatican City, he and scientist Vittoria Vetra are the world's only hope. View more info

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Digital Fortress: A Thriller

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Paperbacks: 2004-01-05

Seller ID: kb017397

ISBN: 0312995423

Condition: Good


429 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; When the National Security Agency's invincible code-breaking machine encounters a mysterious code it cannot break, the agency calls in its head cryptographer, Susan Fletcher, a brilliant, beautiful mathematician. What she uncovers sends shock waves through the corridors of power. The NSA is being held hostage - not by guns or bombs, but by a code so complex that if released would cripple U.S. intelligence. Caught in an accelerating tempest of secrecy and lies, Fletcher battles to save the agency she believes in. Betrayed on all sides, she finds herself fig... View more info

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The Da Vinci Code

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 2003

Seller ID: kb008378

ISBN: 1400079179

Condition: Good


489 pp; spine creasing, some light edge wear; A sequel to ANGELS & DEMONS, THE DA VINCI CODE starts off with a bang and doesn't quit, leaving the reader gasping to keep up with the twists and turns of this amazingly popular academic thriller. The naked, spread-eagled corpse of a senior curator is found in the Louvre's Grand Gallery, next to a mysterious message written in his blood. The discovery and the subsequent investigation plunge Harvard professor Robert Langdon into the heart of a centuries-old religious conspiracy. Assisted by the brilliant and beautiful Sophie Neveu, a French police... View more info

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Angels & Demons - Movie Tie-In: A Novel

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Washington Square Press: 2009-03-31

Seller ID: 037003

ISBN: 1416580824

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; From the #1 "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Da Vinci Code" comes the explosive thriller that started it all, now in a special movie tie-in edition. The prequel, set to release in May 2009, once again stars Tom Hanks as world-renowned Harvard symboligist Robert Langdon, who is summoned to a Swiss research facility to analyze a cryptic symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. View more info

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Answer Me, Answer Me

By: Brown, Irene Bennett

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Atheneum Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb005508

ISBN: 0689311141

Condition: Good


0689311141 ex-library copy with mylar overjacket and markings removed - leaving a bit of damage to pastedowns; some light edge/corner wear, light edge wear to dust jacket; Eighteen-year-old Bryn Kinney knows nothing about her family. She doesn't even know for sure that the woman who raised her?the woman she called Gram?was really her grandmother. When Gram dies, Bryn learns some startling news: someone has been sending her money since she was a baby. It was money Gram and she really could have used, but Gram just put it away. Now it is Bryn's to use to trace her past. Answer Me, Answer Me is... View more info

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Wish You Were Here (Mrs. Murphy Mysteries)

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1991-11-01

Seller ID: 024639

ISBN: 0553287532

Condition: Good


284 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; For the first time ever, Rita Mae Brown and her cat Sneaky Pie have put hand and paw together to devise a charming mystery to please even their most finicky fans. Charged with all the charm and local color of the South, here are the wonderfully and wildly eccentric characters that readers have come to love in Brown's novels. View more info

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The Purrfect Murder (Mrs. Murphy)

By: Brown, Rita Mae

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 2008-01-29

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035196

ISBN: 0553803654

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Rita Mae Brown and her feline partner, Sneaky Pie Brown, return with a new mystery starring Mary Minor "Harry" Haristeen, the sleuthing cats Mrs. Murphy and Pewter, and corgi Tee Tucker. View more info

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The Crush

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2002-10-08

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029188

ISBN: 0446527041

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; As Dr. Rennie Newton becomes the obsession of Lozada, the accused murderer she helped acquit, she is drawn into a ferocious endgame of vengeance with an embittered cop who wants Lozada--by any means necessary. With 46 bestsellers, including "Envy" and "The Switch, " Sandra Brown promises to keep her blockbuster streak going with this explosive new novel of obsession and suspense. View more info

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The Switch

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2001-08-01

Seller ID: 029261

ISBN: 0446609943

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Identical twins Melina and Gillian Lloyd haven't considered switching places since childhood. So when Melina proposes that Gillian take her place as a media escort to NASA astronaut Col. "Chief" Hart, she refuses...at first. The following morning Melina receives terrible news: her sister has been brutally murdered-and Chief, though innocent, is the prime suspect. He and Melina are determined to find the killer, a megalomaniac whose horrific schemes require Gillian's replacement, her identical twin-Melina. View more info

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Hot Siberian

By: Browne, Gerald A.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Arbor House Pub Co: 1989-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032528

ISBN: 087795965X

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Nikolai Borodin has been assigned to the Soviet diamond export agency?s London station for one purpose only: to keep in close touch with the System, the ruthless worldwide diamond cartel headquartered at 11 Harrowhouse Street. Recently the System has been buying large quantities of one-carat diamonds mined in Siberia. But now contraband from the same source is showing up on the market, and the System wants the smugglers stopped. Nikolai knows the System suspects him and his beautiful, spendthrift British girlfriend, Vivian. Determined to find the secret pa... View more info