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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 open-and-shut case? Can the law intervene in the brutal tradition of vendetta? 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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'Til Death Do Us Part

By: White, Kate

Price: $4.49

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Pub: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: kb008305

ISBN: 0446531758

Condition: Very Good


305 pp; some scuffing, edge wear to jacket; light edge wear to boards; In this third Bailey Weggins mystery, written by the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan, death stalks the bridal party of a blueblood wedding nine months after the event. Bailey Weggins, writer for Gloss magazine and amateur sleuth, is surprised when socialite Ashley Hanes asks her out for a drink. After all, she only met the woman when they were bridesmaids at the wedding of Peyton Cross, a design-conscious upscale caterer. She is downright shocked when Ashley tells her that the other two bridesmaids have died in suspiciou... View more info

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Lethally Blond (Bailey Weggins #5)

By: White, Kate

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2008-04-29

Seller ID: 040350

ISBN: 0446196908

Condition: Very Good


edge wear; Do old flames burn brightest? Now that the TV show Morgue is shooting in Manhattan, the crime journalist for Buzz is remembering her fling with its gorgeous star, Chris Wickersham. But when Chris does contact Bailey Weggins, his intentions are all too honorable: It's to tell her that an actor from the show has gone missing. Delving deep into the glamorous yet crazy world of TV, Bailey soon finds herself in the middle of a killer story--literally. And as the case gets hotter, so does the action under the covers--especially the moment Bailey's crush Beau Regan comes back to town. With... 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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Critical Conditions: An Alan Gregory Thriller

By: White, Stephen

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1999-01-01

Seller ID: kb013239

ISBN: 0451191706

Condition: Good


416 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Summoned to the hospital to learn the motives behind a teenage girl's suicide attempt, Alan discovers that the girl's young stepsister lies near death in another hospital with a heart disease. Denied an experimental new treatment that could save her life by her parent's managed-care provider, the stepsister has become a symbol of the health care system more concerned with costs than with the lives of its patients. And when a wealthy executive of the family's HMO is found dead, Alan and Denver detective Sam Purdy uncover the truth that links the teenage g... 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 hiding into dangerous circumstances. View more info

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Harm's Way (Alan Gregory #4)

By: White, Stephen

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1997-03-01

Seller ID: kb014470

ISBN: 0451183681

Condition: Good


421 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Winning the praise of critics and fans everywhere, bestselling author Stephen White is poised to take thriller fiction by storm with this new breakout novel. In this gripping tale of psychological suspense, Dr. Alan Gregory returns to solve the murder of a close friend by a suspected serial killer. But his search for answers leads only to more deadly questions. View more info

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The Kept Secret

By: Wilczek, Stan

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Utica, NY, North Country Books: 2006-08-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037715

ISBN: 0970151624

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; Signed by the author on the title page; View more info

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Death Qualified (Barbara Holloway Novels)

By: Wilhelm, Kate

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Mira: 2002-04-01

Seller ID: kb014468

ISBN: 1551668726

Condition: Good


440 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Lucas Kendricks arrives at his wife Nell's property seven years after disappearing and is instantly shot dead. Accused of murder, Nell turns to lawyer Frank Holloway. Knowing he can't win this case alone, he calls upon his daughter, Barbara, who gave up her practice years before but is legally able to defend clients in death penalty cases. Barbara finds herself drawn to the case and reclaims the search for truth that first led her to the law. View more info

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The Unbidden Truth (Barbara Holloway #8)

By: Wilhelm, Kate

Price: $5.99

Publisher: MIRA: 2004-08-25

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037843

ISBN: 0778320812

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear to boards and jacket; When a well-bred client hands Barbara Holloway a large retainer and asks for complete anonymity, the Oregon attorney is both intrigued and suspicious. The woman, a respected music professor and member of a group that sponsors worthy causes involving women, wants Barbara to defend Carol Fredricks, a gifted young pianist who stands accused of murdering the manager of a piano bar. Not long ago, Barbara heard Carol play, and that is enough to convince her to take the case. But now the questions are coming faster than the answers. And how can Barbara explain th... View more info

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Simple Justice

By: Wilson, John Morgan

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Crimeline: 1997-09-02

Seller ID: 024371

ISBN: 0553575325

Condition: Good


304 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; Nominated for the Edgar Award for Best First Novel, "Simple Justice" introduces Benjamin Justice, a hard-drinking West Hollywood crime reporter who's down on his luck. After reluctantly joining a murder investigation, he falls in love, but with the wrong man--the man who becomes his prime suspect. View more info

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Bone Deep

By: Wiltse, David

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Berkley: 1996-06-01

Seller ID: 029082

ISBN: 0425153401

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; The author of Into the Fire presents a tense thriller featuring a cat-and-mouse struggle between agent John Becker and a diabolical killer who seduces his victims before callously murdering them in the throes of passion. With characteristic intensity, Wiltse probes the mind of the killer, as well as the limits of the human psyche. View more info

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Scent of Madness

By: Wiltshire, David

Price: $1.99

Publisher: Worldwide Library: 2012-01-01

Seller ID: 034678

ISBN: 0373062796

Condition: Good


spine creasing, edge wear; Someone is stalking the halls of University Hospital, torturing and murdering staff members, then leaving their bodies in grisly tableaus. The police are certain the killer is a patient named James Larsson, a soldier who was tortured in Afghanistan. Although James's physical injuries are starting to heal, he is haunted by memories of the pain he endured and his captor's floral perfume?the same scent worn by his doctor, Jean Hacker. View more info

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Detectives in Togas

By: Winterfeld, Henry

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1956

Seller ID: 040250

Condition: Fair


spine creasing, scuffing to covers, soiling to page ends; Seven boys in Ancient Rome solve strange crimes in this new history-mystery series. Rufus admits he wrote "Caius is a dumbbell" on his tablet at school, but he denies breaking into the schoolroom. Rufus is doomed unless his classmates can find out who's really responsible. View more info

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Germanicus (A Marcus Corvinus Mystery)

By: Wishart, David

Price: $0.99

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2002-05-01

Seller ID: 036108

ISBN: 0340825316

Condition: Very Good


light edge wear; Marcus Corvinus feels his heart sink when he is summoned by Empress Livia. Age has not sweetened her and she's about as trustworthy as a snake with a migraine. But Livia has a way of asking a favour that is impossible to refuse - which is how Marcus finds himself investigating the death of her grandson, Germanicus. And uncovering a multi-stranded web of betrayal and deceit that threatens the imperial succession and even Emperor Tiberius himself. View more info

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Nine Hours to Rama

By: Wolpert, Stanley

Price: $8.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039049

Condition: Good


soiling to boards and jacket, edge wear; A novelization of the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi by an Indologist. View more info

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Quicksand

By: Wood, William P.

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Pinnacle: 1999-02-01

Seller ID: 020555

ISBN: 0786006285

Condition: Good


352 pages; spine creasing, edge wear; After his wife Alison, First Assistant United States Attorney, unwittingly recruits an ex-CIA operative and former international arms dealer to help in an undercover operation, Brock Andrews learns that the man has a dangerous agenda of his own. View more info

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Though I Know She Lies

By: Woods, Sara

Price: $0.99

Publisher: New York, Worldwide Library: 1980-01-01

Seller ID: 024161

ISBN: 0373600003

Condition: Good


186 pages; Spine creasing, edge wear; Why was everyone telling lies? The beautiful redheaded model Barbara Wentworth was on trial for murder. All the evidence pointed to her guilt, but lawyer Anthony Maitland was convinced otherwise. Furthermore, he was certain that no one concerned in the case?not Barbara, nor her employer, nor her relatives?was telling the truth. Yet surely, Maitland reasoned, Barbara wouldn?t sacrifice herself for the sake of a cold-blooded killer. And then he received the small note in a labored, childish scrawl: ?She didn?t? she didn?t? she didn?t!? View more info

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Paris Match (A Stone Barrington Novel)

By: Woods, Stuart

Price: $3.99

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2014-10-07

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033490

ISBN: 0399169121

Condition: Good


ex-library with usual markings; light edge wear to boards and jacket; Stone Barrington has returned to Paris to attend to some business concerns, and finds himself embroiled in high-stakes trouble on both sides of the pond. An old enemy is still in hot pursuit, and this time he might have a powerful local resource on his side: a gentleman with his own ax to grind against Stone. And back in the United States, the swirling rumor mill threatens to derail a project of vital importance not just to Stone but to the nation. Though Stone is no stranger to peril, never before has he faced threats from ... View more info