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The Presence

By: Saul, John

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Fawcett: 1997-07-29

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024118

ISBN: 0449910555

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards; more significant edge wear to jacket, small edge tear; Slowly, horrifyingly, and without rational explanation, otherwise healthy children are falling victim to a sudden, life-grabbing illness that defies all medical knowledge. This novel of medical science and supernatural terror is set against the perilous beauty of Hawaii's volcanic islands. View more info

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The Right Hand of Evil

By: Saul, John

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1999-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024124

ISBN: 0345433165

Condition: Good


343 pages; edge wear to boards, corners bumped; After the death of an estranged aunt, the Conways move into their ancestral home in Louisiana, unaware of the terror that awaits them. The house, abandoned for 40 years, harbors a dark family secret--a grim bloodline poisoned by suicide, strange disappearances, voodoo rituals, and rumors of murder. View more info

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Guardian

By: Saul, John

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Fawcett: 1993-07-07

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024150

ISBN: 0449908623

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to jacket and boards; When her friends are killed in an accident, MaryAnne Carpenter moves with her children to their secluded house to look after their only child, her godson Joey. As winter closes in, however, a series of murders draws ever closer to her family, and she begins to know the true meaning of terror. View more info

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Sleep Walk

By: Saul, John

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Bantam: 1990

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 027388

Condition: Good


299 pages; edge wear to boards and jacket; Borrego, New Mexico is a peaceful little desert town. Except, that is, for one thing, someone there hates the teenagers and wants them silenced forever. Now he has discovered an insidious way to strike back at them anytime he likes, which he does. View more info

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Immaculate Deception

By: Sauter, Stacey

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Onyx: 1997-09-01

Seller ID: 032647

ISBN: 0451191358

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear, cover crease; Catherine Harrison is young, beautiful and deeply in love with her husband, despite the hard financial times they are going through at the start of married life in Manhattan. Nowell Stuart seems to be the answer to her prayers. The incredibly charming Englishman offers her the kind of job she longs for, the help she and her husband need. Catherine can hardly believe her good fortune. Then she begins to learn what Nowell wants in return. He wants her. And to make sure, as only he can, Nowell Stuart will stop at nothing--even murder. View more info

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A Great Fall

By: Savage, Mildred

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Crest: 1971

Seller ID: 022126

Condition: Fair


512 pages; heavy spine and cover creasing, edge wear; On June 16th, 1965 in a small town in Litchfield County in Connecticut, a young wife and mother were found brutally murdered in her home. This is the story of that murder and the trial that became two trials and exploded into a cause celebre. View more info

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Precipice

By: Savage, Tom

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Onyx Books: 1995

Seller ID: kb008570

ISBN: 0451183339

Condition: Good


415 pp; spine creasing, edge wear, some spine lean; Wealthy widow Kay Prescott considers her hilltop Carribean home a little piece of heaven that she now shares with her new husband and adolescent daughter. When Kay hires beautiful Diana as a secretary and au pair, everything changes: nothing is what it seems; and no one is how they pretend to be. View more info

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Clouds of Witness

By: Sayers, Dorothy L.

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Avon: 1966

Seller ID: 024192

Condition: Good


224 pages; Spine creasing, edge wear; The Duke of Denver, accused of murder, stands trial for his life in the House of Lords. Naturally, his brother Lord Peter Wimsey is investigating the crime - this is a family affair. The murder took place at the duke's shooting lodge and Lord Peter's sister was engaged to marry the dead man. But why does the duke refuse to co-operate with the investigation? Can he really be guilty, or is he covering up for someone? 'She brought to the detective novel originality, intelligence, energy and wit.' P. D. James View more info

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Aftershock

By: Scarborough, Chuck

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Crown: 1991-05-07

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026384

ISBN: 0517580144

Condition: Very Good


435 pages; light edge wear to jacket and boards; "(A) darkly imagined account of Manhattan under seismic siege" (New York Daily News)--by the author of Stryker. In one of the great disaster novels of recent years, WNBC-TV news anchor Chuck Scarborough paints a vivid, heart-stopping picture of an American city in horrific--and all-too-plausible--peril. View more info

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The Cage

By: Schulman, Audrey

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Avon Books: 1995-06-01

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032243

ISBN: 0380724731

Condition: Good


faint spine creasing, edge wear; Jane Guy, the awkward, insecure daughter of a world-renowned physician and a beautiful ballerina, has come to a tiny Indonesian island to attend Queen's Medical School -- an institution that will accept, for an exorbitant fee, any American child of privilege despite his or her previous academic history. Surrounded by jungle and water, Jane is immediately plunged into unrelenting heat and the psychological abuse of the teaching staff. The truest connection she makes on the island is with Keefer, a sensitive fellow student who keeps a shark he has named Jonah cap... View more info

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Drowning Ruth

By: Schwarz, Christina

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: kb019257

ISBN: 038549971X

Condition: Good


338 pages; corners bumped, some light edge wear; Apparently buckling under the strain of caring for wounded soldiers, Amanda retreats from her nursing job at the close of the First World War to her family's farm on a lake in rural Wisconsin, hoping that life with her beloved sister Mattie and her niece, three-year-old Ruth, will restore her. But very soon Amanda comes to see that her old home is no refuge; she has carried her troubles with her. Months later, Mattie's husband Carl returns from the war to find his wife mysteriously drowned and his daughter being raised by prickly and possessive ... View more info

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Rampage

By: Scott, Justin

Price: $1.99

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1985

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031246

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Christ Taggart is a wealthy entrepreneur, haunted by the bitter memory of his father's murder. So he sets out to destroy the men responsible. The campaign of violence that Chris launches against the Five Families of New York soon becomes a dangerous personal mission - which tears his family apart. With some of the toughest men in organized crime - and his own brother - hunting him down, Chris must risk his fortune, reputation and finally his life, in a deadly battle for vengeance. View more info

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Legal Tender

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, HarperTorch: 1997-07-18

Seller ID: 019366

ISBN: 0061094129

Condition: Good


452 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Benedetta "Bennie" Rosato is a maverick lawyer who prosecutes police misconduct and excessive-force cases, and business at her firm of Rosato & Biscardi has never been better. Then, without warning, a savage murder tears the firm apart. All evidence points to Bennie, who has motive aplenty and an unconfirmable alibi. To prove her innocence, Bennie probes deep into the murder. Then another killing takes place--a crime punishable by death. Running for her life, Bennie is a fugitive armed only with her wits and courage. She will find the real killer--... View more info

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Final Appeal

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, HarperTorch: 1994-09-26

Seller ID: 019388

ISBN: 0061042943

Condition: Good


336 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Hard-hitting and unforgettable, Lisa Scottoline's Edgar Award winning second novel Final Appeal shines with her characteristic wit and gift for inventive plot. To Philadelphia lawyer Grace Rossi, who is starting over after a divorce, a part-time job with a federal appeals court sounds perfect. But Grace doesn't count on being assigned to an explosive death penalty appeal. Nor does she expect to have an affair with her boss, Chief Judge Armen Gregorian. Then the unimaginable happens: an apparent suicide in strange circumstances leads to Grace becoming invol... View more info

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Think Twice

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Griffin: 2011-02-01

Seller ID: 022795

ISBN: 0312380763

Condition: Good


397 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; A "New York Times"-bestseller. Unbeknownst to her identical twin Bennie Rosato, Alice Connelly is on the run from her drug-dealing confederates who are trying to kill her. Alice sees only one way out--to become Bennie. Now Bennie must prove who she really is, while Alice ruins her life. View more info

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Don't Go

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2013-04-09

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034936

ISBN: 1250010071

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Come Home" comes a riveting thriller about one man's search for his wife's killer. Grief-stricken, Mike makes decisions upon returning to Afghanistan which will change his life forever. It's not until he comes home for good that he grasps the gravity of his actions. View more info

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Everywhere That Mary Went

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, HarperTorch: 1993-11-01

Seller ID: 019309

ISBN: 0061042935

Condition: Good


359 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Mary DiNunzio is too busy trying to make partner in her cutthroat Philadelphia law firm to worry about the crank phone calls she's been getting. But when they develop a sinister pattern, Mary soon gets the unshakable sensation that someone is watching her . . . and following her every move. NOTE: cover image may vary from actual book. multiple copies in stock - same edition, different printings. View more info

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Mistaken Identity

By: Scottoline, Lisa

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, HarperTorch: 2000-02-02

Seller ID: kb018177

ISBN: 0061096113

Condition: Good


580 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Another riveting courtroom thriller from the female John Grisham. The new gripping book set in an all-female Philadelphia law firm. Crack trial lawyer Bennie Rosato is called to the local prison to consult with Alice Connolly, a woman accused of committing cold-blooded murder and who wants Bennie to represent her at the trial. Bennie has no intention of taking the case, until she comes face to face with Connolly: the incarcerated woman is a dead ringer for Bennie -- and claims to be her long-lost twin sister. Disbelieving but somehow convinced, Bennie take... View more info

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The Best American Mystery Stories 2013

By: Scottoline, Lisa (editor)

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Boston, Mariner Books: 2013-01-01

Seller ID: 034650

ISBN: 0544034600

Condition: Good


cover crease, edge wear; A best-selling novelist and Edgar Award winner, Lisa Scottoline brings her mastery of the thriller genre as well as her wit and heart to this collection of the must-reads in mysteries. Includes stories by Michael Connelly; Eileen Dreyer; Clark Howard; Joyce Carol Oates; Nick Mamatas, and many more. View more info

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The Lovely Bones

By: Sebold, Alice

Price: $1.49

Publisher: New York, Back Bay Books: 2015-06-09

Seller ID: 033385

ISBN: 0316303062

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; previous owner's name inside cover; "My name was Salmon, like the fish; first name, Susie. I was fourteen when I was murdered on December 6, 1973."So begins the story of Susie Salmon, who is adjusting to her new home in heaven, a place that is not at all what she expected, even as she is watching life on earth continue without her -- her friends trading rumors about her disappearance, her killer trying to cover his tracks, her grief-stricken family unraveling. Out of unspeakable tragedy and loss, THE LOVELY BONES succeeds, miraculously, in building a tale fil... View more info