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An Unpardonable Crime

By: Taylor, Andrew

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2004-03-03

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026310

ISBN: 1401301029

Condition: Very Good


485 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; This irresistible literary thriller in the tradition of "The Alienist" and "An Instance of the Fingerpost" is set in early 1800s England and involves young Edgar Allan Poe. View more info

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Syndrome E: A Thriller

By: Thilliez, Franck

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 2014-04-29

Seller ID: 035885

ISBN: 0147509718

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; corner crease on back cover; the classic procedural meets cutting-edge science Lucie Henebelle, single mother and beleaguered detective, has just about enough on her plate when she receives a panicked phone call from an ex-lover who has developed a rare disorder after watching an obscure film from the 1950s. With help from the brooding Inspector Franck Sharko, who is exploring the movie's connection to five unearthed corpses at a construction site, Lucie begins to strip away the layers of what may be the most disturbing film ever made. With more lives on the line, Sharko and L... View more info

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A Hooded Crow

By: Thomas, Craig

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1992-01-01

Seller ID: 034878

ISBN: 0060179546

Condition: Good


edge wear to boards and jacket; Lays bare the continuing suspicions and rivalries of the post-Cold War atmosphere in Eastern Europe in a story of illegal arms dealing and its implications for the time bomb that is South Africa. View more info

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The Athena Project

By: Thor, Brad

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, Atria Books: 2010-11-23

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033135

ISBN: 1439192952

Condition: Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; ex-library with usual markings; Tucked away in a remote corner of North Carolina's Fort Bragg, behind rows of razor wire and heavily armed guards, lies the headquarters of the nation's most elite counter-terrorism unit--the United States Army's 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment Delta. Here, a brilliant new approach to combating terrorism has just been born. Its codename: The Athena Project. View more info

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Foreign Influence: A Thriller (Scot Harvath #9 )

By: Thor, Brad

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2011-05-24

Seller ID: 036832

ISBN: 1416586601

Condition: Good


spine creasing, heavy edge wear; Recruited as a field operative, Scot Harvath has just returned from his first assignment abroad when a bombing in Rome kills a group of American college students. The evidence points to a dangerous colleague from Harvath's past and a plan for further attacks on an unimaginable scale. View more info

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Full Black: A Thriller (Scot Harvath #11)

By: Thor, Brad

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2012-05-22

Seller ID: 036838

ISBN: 1416586628

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Born in the shadows and kept from heads of state, some missions are so deadly, so sensitive, that they simply don?t exist. When one such mission goes horribly wrong, only former Navy SEAL Team 6 member turned covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath can carry out an audacious plan to prevent one of the biggest terrorist threats the United States has ever faced: complete and total collapse. But as the identities of the perpetrators are laid stunningly bare, Harvath will be left with only one means to save America. Unable to trust anyone, he will be forced to go ... View more info

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The Last Patriot: A Thriller (Scot Harvath #7)

By: Thor, Brad

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 2009-05-19

Seller ID: 036854

ISBN: 1416543848

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; June 632 A.D.: Deep within the Uranah Valley of Mount Arafat in Mecca, the Prophet Mohammed shares with his closest companions a final and startling revelation. Within days, he is assassinated.September 1789: U.S. Minister to France Thomas Jefferson, who is charged with forging a truce with the violent Muslim pirates of the Barbary Coast, makes a shocking discovery√Ę??one that could forever impact the world?s relationship with Islam.Present day: When a car bomb explodes outside a Parisian cafe, Scot Harvath is thrust back into the life he has tried so desperately to ... View more info

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Murder at the National Cathedral

By: Truman, Margaret

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1990-09-12

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032297

ISBN: 0394576039

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Fresh from her bestselling Murder at the Kennedy Center, Margaret Truman has dreamed up a new and horrific crime that takes place at the cathedral on the hill that overlooks all of Washington. 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 is General William Beckwith, Fort Benning's commanding officer and the man many say could be the army's new chief of staff. A... 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 threatening emails he has started to receive? And what is it about this horrific case of sexual assault, now on trial in his courtroom,... 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 tightrope that threatens the stability of her family. Determined to uncover the truth, Maggie pursues her own leads into Charlene s d... 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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Down In The Zero

By: Vachss, Andrew

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1994-08-23

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037421

ISBN: 0679433287

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; The new Burke novel from the critically acclaimed and controversial author of Sacrifice and Shella. Vachss infuses the modern crime novel with salient reality and a different kind of hero--an outcast PI who delivers mean yet measured justice to those who prey on and profit from the lives of children. 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 the night before her last night alive? Told in dual timelines?the night before and the day after?The Night Before is a rivetin... 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

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 most recent place of employment, the Quest Theater, a failing operation run by Hank Harvey, a former stunt man who wants to ... 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 initial reaction is a strong emotional commitment to the case. But when the FBI suddenly turns the investigation back to the... View more info