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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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Two and Two Make Twenty-Two

By: Bristown, Gwen; Manning, Bruce

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, The Mystery League: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031104

Condition: Very Good


corners bumped, some light soiling and light edge wear to boards; 287 pp; pages clean and undamaged, binding tight, hinges strong; Paradise Island, the brightest spot of all the playgrounds that edged the Gulf of Mexico, catered to those who could afford to pay well for their entertainment. Twelve miles from the mainland, it had, in the few years of its existence, come to be known for its sports, its gaming tables, and its Peacock Club--where the idle wishes of its many guests became in almost an instant an accomplished fact.For some time the Federal authorities has suspected a connection betw... 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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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

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Stone 588

By: Browne, Gerald A.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Arbor House: 1986

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: kb006841

Condition: Good


edge wear to jacket, some edge wear to boards, bit of lean; In an international realm of million-dollar stones, billion-dollar buyers and a fierce, never-ending pursuit of finely cut perfection, a flawed little stone called #588 does not even qualify as a gem. But when 588 is stolen, it draws a diamond dealer, a rich woman and her minions, a thief, a mobster and even the CIA into an explosive hunt of betrayal, obsession and murder. View more info

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Suitable for Framing

By: Buchanan, Edna

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Hyperion Books: 1996-02

Seller ID: kb012960

ISBN: 0786889012

Condition: Good


356 pages; spine and cover creases, edge wear; Britt has taken a clever young reporter under her wing. But Trish Tierney may be helping to make the sensational stories she's breaking. As Britt investigates, she finds herself the prime suspect in a horrifying murder and in the middle of a red-hot story that could cost her more than her career. View more info

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The Judgment

By: Buffa, Dudley W.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2001-05-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024321

ISBN: 0446527378

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to jacket and boards; No one had a more brilliant legal mind than Judge Calvin Jeffries. And no one cared less about the law and more about power. That is, until Jeffries is found murdered in a courthouse parking lot. The crime shocks the community, but justice is swift. Jeffries's killer is caught, confesses, and then unexpectedly commits suicide in his jail cell. The case is closed.Soon a second judge is stabbed to death under identical circumstances.This time the suspect is a homeless derelict who doesn't even know hisown name. Like the Jeffries murder, the killing appears t... View more info

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Driven to Murder

By: Burke, Alan Dennis

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Boston, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1986-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035711

ISBN: 0871130335

Condition: Good


edge wear and small edge tears to jacket; light edge wear to boards, slight lean to the spine; The murder case is a district attorney's dream. Georgine Goodfellow, middle-aged, still beautiful, and the mother of three, has shot her husband dead, though for no reason she can sensibly explain to the police. Nonetheless, she has confessed and ADA Jack Meehan has the job of mopping up. Meehan, however, smells a rat and, despite discouragement from the highest quarters, pursues his hunch. View more info