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Murder in Georgetown

By: Truman, Margaret

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Fawcett: 1987

Seller ID: kb010005

ISBN: 0449213323

Condition: Good


327 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Publishers Weekly calls it "The best of Truman's Bestsellers". It is the story of Valerie Frolich, a beautiful senator's daughter. One of the youngest guests at the elegant Georgetown party, her provocative dancing made her one of the most talked about... but did she offend someone enough to kill her. ..? View more info

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Heart of War

By: Truscott, Lucian K.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Dutton Adult: 1997-06-01

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031905

ISBN: 0525941177

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; The brutal murder of Lieutenant Sheila Worthy has sent shock waves of fear throughout Fort Benning, Georgia, and the task of finding her killer has fallen to Major Kara Guidry. As the top lawyer in the judge advocate general's office, Kara has to tread lightly, for news of the death of Lieutenant Sheila Worthy has spread from the base to the most powerful corridors in Washington. Breathing down Kara Guidry's neck for a fast solution ... View more info

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Presumed Innocent

By: Turow, Scott

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publications: 1988-06-01

Seller ID: 032499

ISBN: 0446350982

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Hailed as the most suspenseful and compelling novel in decades, Presumed Innocent brings to life our worst nightmare: that of an ordinary citizen facing conviction for the most terrible of crimes. View more info

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Limitations

By: Turow, Scott

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Picador: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: KB002621

ISBN: 0312426453

Condition: New


SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR! Life would seem to have gone well for George Mason. His days as a criminal defense lawyer are long behind him. At fifty-nine, he has sat as a judge on the Court of Appeals in Kindle County for nearly a decade. Yet, when a disturbing rape case is brought before him, the judge begins to question the very nature of the law and his role within it. What is troubling George Mason so deeply? Is it his wife's recent diagnosis? Or the strange and threatenin... View more info

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Reversible Errors: a Novel

By: Turow, Scott

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus And Giroux: 2002

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: kb011108

ISBN: 0374281602

Condition: Very Good


433 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; corners bumped; Romeo Gandolph has confessed to a series of murders, but now, on death row, he takes it back--and it looks as if the case might indeed be open to review. His attorney, Arthur Raven, uncovers another suspect, who also confesses--but is this one any more reliable? To complicate the issue, the judge who issued the original sentence is serving time for bribery. A New York Times Notable Book for 2002. View more info

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Fragile (Jones Cooper)

By: Unger, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard: 2011-07-26

Seller ID: 029096

ISBN: 0307745260

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Maggie and Jones live with their teenage son, Rick, in The Hollows, a small town outside of New York City. The cozy intimacy of the town is broken when Rick s girlfriend, Charlene, mysteriously disappears. The investigation has Jones, the lead detective on the case, acting strangely and Rick, already a brooding teenager, becomes even more withdrawn. Maggie finds herself drawn in both as a trained psychologist and as a mother, walking a tightrop... View more info

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Sliver of Truth: A Novel

By: Unger, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Shaye Areheart Books: 2007-01-02

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 033612

ISBN: 0307338460

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Love hurts, sometimes it even kills. Just as Ridley Jones, first introduced in "Beautiful Lies," begins to move on with her life, a seemingly mundane act--picking up a few prints at a photo lab--puts her at the nexus of a global network of crime. View more info

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The Night Before [Advance Uncorrected Proofs]

By: Walker, Wendy

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2019-05-14

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034627

ISBN: 1250198674

Condition: Near Fine


Advance Uncorrected Proofs to the first edition in trade paperback format. Rosie and Laura are as different as two sisters can be. One is stable and has the perfect family. The other struggles to break free from her troubled past. When Laura disappears after going on a blind date, Rosie takes matters into her own hands. But as Rosie begins to search for her sister, her greatest fears come to the surface. Could Laura be more of a danger than the stranger she meets or is t... View more info

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The Word

By: Wallace, Irving

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1972

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 029164

Condition: Good


edge wear to boards, soiling to page ends, jacket has significant edge wear, tears at edges and folds; a classic thriller of an ancient manuscript, a secret society committed to hiding an explosive truth, and the man who must uncover that truth--if he can stay alive long enough. View more info

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Echoes in the Darkness

By: Wambaugh, Joseph

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1987

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 033835

Condition: Very Good


edge wear to boards and jacket; On June 25, 1979, the naked corpse of schoolteacher Susan Reinert was found wedged into her hatchback car in a hotel parking lot. A massive FBI and state police investigation ultimately centered on two men of the school where Reinert taught. Wambaugh's re-creation of this astounding case makes for his most compelling book yet. View more info

Finnegan's Week

By: Wambaugh, Joseph

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1994-07-01

Seller ID: kb012190

ISBN: 0553564404

Condition: Good


335 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Premier crime fiction writer Joseph Wambaugh has written one of his most tension-filled stories yet. In a rollercoaster ride of doublecrosses and murder amidst the drug dealers, sleazemongers and black marketeers of Southern California and Tijuana, a San Diego police detective searches for a deadly killer: a 55-gallon drum of the toxic chemical Guthion. View more info

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Death Takes the Stage (Stonewall Inn Mystery)

By: Ward, Donald

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press: 1989-09-01

Seller ID: 032386

ISBN: 0312034741

Condition: Good


cover creases, edge wear; Hollywood agent Jake Weissman has problems: his clients don't get many parts; his new secretary, a sexy illegal alien with a very large boyfriend tries to seduce and reform him; and a client he's almost forgotten, would-be actor Bobbie Lang, is murdered in a particularly nasty way. Bobbie's lover, truck driver and body builder Arnie Siganski, asks Jake to find the murderer. Much against his inclination, Jake finds himself hanging around Bobbie's... View more info

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State V. Justice

By: Warfield, Gallatin

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb007088

ISBN: 0446516880

Condition: Good


323 pp. ex-library with usual markings; With all the riveting suspense of Reasonable Doubt and Presumed Innocent, State v. Justice spins a spellbinding tale of two opposing, hardened lawyers who use a controversial murder trial to exact revenge on each other. The victim is a Russian diplomat's six-year-old son. The accused killer, T. J. Justice, is a psychopathic drifter with a history of child molestation. The father of a young boy himself, prosecutor Gardner Lawson's... View more info

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Daughter of Silence

By: West, Morris

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1961

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 034865

Condition: Very Good


edge wear to jacket and boards; tears on jacket spine head and tail; At high noon on a hot summer's day, a beautiful young woman shoots the mayor dead. So begins a story of passion and betrayal in a quiet Tuscan village, leading to a sensational trial. The defense team, headed by the brilliant but unhappy Carlo Rienzi, uncovers a sinister conspiracy of silence that threatens to split the community. Can Carlo persuade the judge to grant clemency in what appears to be an o... View more info

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Summer of the Red Wolf

By: West, Morris L.

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035708

Condition: Very Good


edge wear, small edge tears to jacket, light edge wear to boards; A writer arrives on the Western Isles looking for peace of mind, but his meeting with three strangers completes a magical square that sets off a tale of madness and terror. View more info

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The Birds Fall Down

By: West, Rebecca

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb006572

Condition: Good


435 pp. some edge wear, corners bumped. DJ is not price clipped but has some edge wear and a vertical tear near the spine; Set at the turn of the twentieth century, this novel uses the ingredients of an international spy thriller for thoughtful probing into timeless human motives. The forward suggests that the story was suggested by actual events - slightly transposed in time and place. The story is told through a half-English girl of eighteen, Laura Rowen, whose fa... View more info

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The Best Revenge (Alan Gregory #11)

By: White, Stephen

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 2003-12-02

Seller ID: 033273

ISBN: 0440237424

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; In a riveting new novel of psychological suspense, Stephen White shines a brilliant light on the darkness that hides just beneath the surface of ordinary lives, on the fears that cripple us and the prisons we create?prisons of the body, mind, and spirit. A thriller of runaway tension, taps into our most closely guarded fears, taking us on a harrowing journey into a realm of terror and pain, of love gone wrong and vengeance gone mad. View more info

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The Program

By: White, Stephen

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Dell: 2002

Seller ID: kb009420

ISBN: 0440237262

Condition: Good


480 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; New Orleans prosecutor Kirsten Lord is forced to enter WITSEC, the U.S. Marshals' witness security program, when her husband is assassinated and her daughter is targeted by a drug kingpin Lord put away. She begins a new life in Boulder, Colorado, under the name Peyton Francis. But she shares information about her real identity with an endearing fellow WITSEC participant, mafioso Carl Luppo, and inexorably finds herself drawn out of... View more info

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Woman Without a Past

By: Whitney, Phyllis A.

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1991

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: kb015409

Condition: Good


247 pages; corners bumped, some edge wear to jacket and boards; New York novelist Molly Hunt is stunned to learn she is the kidnapped daughter of an aristocratic Southern family. At the Mountford family mansion she meets her emotionally imbalanced mother, her twin and a psychic aunt who believes Molly's arrival will unlock the family's past. View more info

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Legacies: A Repairman Jack Novel

By: Wilson, F. Paul

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Forge Books: 2000

Seller ID: kb014270

ISBN: 0812571991

Condition: Good


440 pages; spine creasing, edge wear, remains of price sticker on back cover; Desperate to rid herself of a house she recently inherited, Alicia Clayton attempts to destroy it, but all the people she employs are suddenly found murdered, when Repairman Jack enters the scene and the mystery of the house begins to unfold. View more info