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The Marriage Lie: A bestselling psychological thriller

By: "Belle, Kimberly"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MIRA:

Seller ID: 9780778319764

ISBN: 0778319768

Condition: GOOD

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A New Friend #1 (Magic Ponies)

By: "Bentley, Sue"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap:

Seller ID: 9780448462059

ISBN: 0448462052

Condition: GOOD

Eleanor is worried that her summer vacation is going to be lonely and boring. But when she meets magical pony Comet, things start looking up. Eleanor and Comet go on lots of adventures together and make many new friends View more info

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Dog Eat Dog: A Melanie Travis Mystery (Melanie Travis Mysteries (Paperback))

By: "Berenson, Laurien"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corporation:

Seller ID: 9781575662275

ISBN: 1575662272

Condition: GOOD

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Hot Dog


Price: $3.25

Publisher: Kensington Books:

Seller ID: 9781575667829

ISBN: 1575667827

Condition: GOOD+

This ninth sleuthing adventure in Laurien Berenson's lively and clever mystery series, finds prize-winning poodle owner Melanie Travis on the trail of a missing dachshund while trying to figure out who is stalking her. In an effort to escape tail-chasing males--namely her ex-husband Bob and boyfriend Sam--Melanie Travis opts to track down the elusive owner of an adorable Dachshund puppy that's about to be put on the block at a charity auction. She, her son Davey, and her prizewinning poodles are more than willing to take little Dox in as a boarder. But the more Melanie discovers about the pup'... View more info

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Hair Of The Dog (Melanie Travis Mysteries)

By: "Berenson, Laurien"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Kensington:

Seller ID: 9780758213457

ISBN: 075821345X

Condition: GOOD+

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A Crime in the Neighborhood: A Novel

By: "Berne, Suzanne"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780805055801

ISBN: 0805055800

Condition: GOOD

An auspicious debut novel by a young writer who will remind readers of Anne Lamott and Anne Tyler Crime in the Neighborhood centers on a headline event-- the molestation and murder of a twelve-year-old boy in a Washington, D.C., suburb. At the time of the murder, 1973, Marsha was nine years old and as an adult she still remembers that summer as a time when murder and her own family's upheaval were intertwined. Everyone, it seemed to Marsha at the time, was committing crimes. Her father deserted his family to take up with her mother's younger sister. Her teenage brother and sister were smok... View more info

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Capitol Threat

By: "Bernhardt, William"

Price: $2.00


Seller ID: 9780345470188

ISBN: 0345470184

Condition: GOOD

When Oklahoma attorney Ben Kincaid came to Washington, D.C., to defend a senator caught in a red-hot sex scandal turned murder case, he never dreamed he'd end up trading the courtroom for the senate chamber. And after his not-so-distinguished client stepped down, Ben found himself appointed to complete the sullied senator's term. Now, having barely gotten his political sea legs, he must rise to yet another challenge: advising the president's next Supreme Court nominee during the sometimes thorny confirmation process. Luckily, Judge Thaddeus Roush's popularity on both sides of the aisle looks t... View more info

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Dark Eye: A Novel of Suspense

By: "Bernhardt, William"

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Fawcett:

Seller ID: 9780345470164

ISBN: 0345470168

Condition: GOOD

"Sometimes her eyes seduce. Sometimes they stare straight at the kind of sights most people turn away from. But in the blazing neon and searing sun of Las Vegas, she can't see the man who is watching her and thinking to himself: She is the one. . . ."From the mountain views beyond the Strip to the dingy dens of forbidden pleasure, Susan Pulaski loves Las Vegas. A woman who wears a gun at her side and her heart on a sleeve, Pulaski is the perfect fit for her city and her job: unraveling the minds of deviant personalities. Until a killer begins decorating Sin City with the horribly disfi... View more info

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Perfect Justice

By: "Bernhardt, William"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345391339

ISBN: 0345391330

Condition: GOOD

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Dark Justice

By: "Bernhardt, William"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345434760

ISBN: 0345434765

Condition: GOOD

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The Manual of Detection

By: "Berry, Jedediah"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780143116516

ISBN: 0143116517

Condition: GOOD

"This debut novel weaves the kind of mannered fantasy that might result if Wes Anderson were to adapt Kafka." - -"The New Yorker" Reminiscent of imaginative fiction from Jorge Luis Borges to Jasper Fforde yet dazzlingly original, "The Manual of Detection" marks the debut of a prodigious young talent. Charles Unwin toils as a clerk at a huge, imperious detective agency located in an unnamed city always slick with rain. When Travis Sivart, the agency's most illustrious detective, is murdered, Unwin is suddenly promoted and must embark on an utterly bizarre quest for the missing investigator... View more info

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The Burning Girl (Tom Thorne Novels)

By: "Billingham, Mark"

Price: $1.70

Publisher: Sphere:

Seller ID: 9780751534894

ISBN: 0751534897

Condition: GOOD

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Lazybones (Detective Thorne Mysteries)

By: "Billingham, Mark"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Avon:

Seller ID: 9780060560867

ISBN: 006056086X

Condition: GOOD

The first corpse was found hooded, bound, and naked, kneeling ona bare mattress in a seedy hotel room. This was no ordinary murder but rather the work of a killer driven by something special, somethingspectacular. The fact that the dead man was a convicted rapist recently released from prison only increases the bizarre nature of the gruesome crime ... and the police's reluctance to apprehend the perpetrator. It's the body count that troubles Detective Inspector Tom Thorne, as brutal slaying follows brutal slaying, each victim more deserving than the last. Though he has no sympathy for the d... View more info

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Lying with the Enemy: A Novel

By: "Binding, Tim"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: Carroll & Graf:

Seller ID: 9780786708093

ISBN: 0786708093

Condition: very good

A novel of exceptional style and momentum, sustained at a high emotional pitch, and beautifully constructed. - Alan Furst, New York Times Book Review. At once a thriller and a moral tale, this taut, heart-stopping novel explores the deadly perils of collaboration on quiet, idyllic Guernsey in the Channel Islands, the only British territory to be occupied by German troops in World War II. It is 1943. The tide of the war is beginning to turn decisively and bloodily against Germany, but on Guernsey life proceeds blithely beyond the reach of brutal combat. Nazi officers party with local girls, lov... View more info

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"Murder in Clichy (An Aimee Leduc Investigation, Vol. 5)"

By: "Black, Cara"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Soho Crime:

Seller ID: 9781569474112

ISBN: 1569474117

Condition: GOOD

Praise for the Aimee Leduc series: "The buzz . . . is partly about her heroine's hip, next-generation, cutting-edge investigations and partly about Paris, a setting of unrivaled charm."--"Houston Chronicle" "If the cobblestones could talk, they might tell a tale as haunting as the one Cara Black spins." --"The New York Times Book Review" "Will have readers on pins and needles."--"San Francisco Chronicle" "One of the best new writers in the field today."--"Publishers Weekly" (starred review) "Conveys vividly those layers of history that make the stones of Paris sing for so m... View more info

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Two Down: A New Crossword Mystery with Puzzles Included (Crossword Mysteries)

By: "Blanc, Nero"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: 9780425175101

ISBN: 0425175103

Condition: GOOD

In this brain-teasing follow-up to the smash-hit debut, The Crossword Murder, P.I. Rosco Polycrates returns to discover that--up, down, or across--S.O.S. spells danger... When a famous Hollywood actress and her friend set sail off the coast of Nantucket Island--and never return, it sounds like foul play to P.I. Rosco Polycrates and his paramour/crossword editor Belle Graham. They are sharpening their pencils and their minds to solve this case. But the truth is not so easily spelled out, and it will take all their sleuthing skills to fill in the missing blanks. Praise for Nero Blanc's The... View more info

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Death on the Diagonal (A Crossword Mystery)

By: "Blanc, Nero"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780425216378

ISBN: 0425216373

Condition: GOOD

Rumor has it that the devastating fire at the Collins family stables may have been a torch job-and no wonder, with all the family feuds going on. Belle Graham guesses that someone in the quarrelsome clan already knows the answers. View more info

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Done Wrong (Marti MacAlister Mysteries)

By: "Bland, Eleanor Taylor"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780312957940

ISBN: 0312957947

Condition: GOOD

Cops were dying. A killer was going free. A woman with a broken heart was out to make a difference. A mother, a widow, a black woman cop, Marti MacAlister lives and works in a quiet suburb. Part of her died in Chicago when her husband, an undercover cop, was killed by a bullet from his own gun. Now Marti is headed back to the city to find the truth about Johnny MacAlister's death. Another Chicago undercover cop has died in a drug buy gone wrong, and Johnny's name keeps coming up. Guided by informants, scattered clues, and the hard wisdom of the streets, Marti scours the city's underbel... View more info

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Dark Jenny (Eddie LaCrosse Novels)

By: "Bledsoe, Alex"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Tor Books:

Seller ID: 9780765327437

ISBN: 0765327430

Condition: GOOD

Alex Bledsoe's novels featuring detective Eddie LaCrosse have drawn rave reviews for their ingenious blend of classic fantasy and hard-boiled detective fiction. Now with "Dark Jenny," Bledsoe returns with an all-new tale of intrigue and murder. . . . For twenty-five gold pieces a day, plus expenses, Eddie LaCrosse will take on most any case. But the unexpected delivery of a coffin in the dead of winter forces LaCrosse to look back at a bygone chapter in his past--and the premeditated murder of a dream. Ruled by the noble King Marcus Drake, the island kingdom of Grand Braun is an oasis ... View more info

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A Long Line of Dead Men

By: "Block, Lawrence"

Price: $7.25

Publisher: NY, 1996

Edition: ARC

Seller ID: 57P021

ISBN: 0380720248

Condition: NEAR FINE

"""A Matthew Scudder novel"" Advance Reading copy. Tight, bright, clean, slight flare. Faint edgewear & faint spinal creases." View more info