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Scimitar

By: Abbott, John

Price: $6.50  $5.53

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17627

ISBN: 051758705x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A killer masked in a golden-boy exterior is assigned to hunt down a series of people bound by a small green scimitar tattooed on their chests, while at the same time dodging the advances of an obsessed woman. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 289 pages; 17627T View more info

The Balloon Man

By: Armstrong, Charlotte

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Coward - Mccann, Inc.: 1968

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 16749

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16749 View more info

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Last Man Standing

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $12.95  $11.01

Publisher: Warner Books: 2001

Seller ID: 15311

ISBN: 0446525804

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 548 pages; 15311 View more info

The Christmas Train

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $28.00  $23.80

Publisher: Warner Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19136

ISBN: 0446525731

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Banned from flying after an altercation with airport security, cash-strapped journalist Tom Langdon is forced to take the train to Los Angeles to spend Christmas with his girlfriend, financing the trip by selling a story about a train ride taken during the holiday season; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 260 pages; 19136 View more info

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Last Man Standing

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 30501

ISBN: 0446525804

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


When Web London's FBI Hostage Negotiation Team is ambushed in a dark alley, Web is the only survivor. As the FBI investigates, suspicion surrounding Web deepens. Now, he needs help from an unlikely ally in his desperate search for the killer of his friends, and finds himself up against a force intent on finishing the job that began in the alley. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 548 pages; 30501 View more info

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Saving Faith

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $20.50  $17.43

Publisher: Warner Books: 1999

Seller ID: 20821

ISBN: 0446525774

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


In a novel of Washington insider intrigue, influence peddlers Danny Buchanan and Faith Lockhart are pitted against one another when the CIA and FBI take an interest in their bribery activities. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 451 pages; 20821 View more info

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Mayday Man: A Novel Of Nuclear Peril

By: Beecher, William

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Brassey's: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22435

ISBN: 0080367291

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


SIGNED and inscribed by author. Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Beecher sets his first novel in the early '80s. Egyptian radicals, frustrated by Sadat's recent peace with Israel, propose to introduce a nuclear option. Money begged from Libya, plutonium stolen from South Africa and a jetliner hijacked from the Soviet Union give the conspirators a bomb and a delivery system. Can Israeli intelligence--and an American reporter--foil the plan? Beecher, former assistant secr... View more info

The Strange Death Of Mistress Coffin

By: Begiebing, Robert J.

Price: $13.50  $11.48

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 12043

ISBN: 0945575564

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


17th century New England mystery based on a true story. Boards slightly warped. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 12043 View more info

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Biggie And The Fricasseed Fat Man

By: Bell, Nancy

Price: $9.75  $8.29

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: 1998

Seller ID: 22852

ISBN: 031219238X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


When the owner of the new chicken cafe is found shot in the head, Biggie quickly becomes wrapped up in solving the murder and begins an investigation in which no one in town can be excluded from the suspect list. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 211 pages; 22852 View more info

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Trent's Last Case

By: Bentley, Edmund Clerihew

Price: $39.00  $33.15

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1915

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 28755

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Author's first book and considered the first "modern" detective novel. By the inventor of the clerihew (a form of humorous verse) . Listed in Haycraft-Queen Cornerstones. Spine lettering faded. Rear board split at upper and lower spine edge. Slight slant. Faint stains on rear endpapers. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 377 pages; 28755 View more info

The Bridled Groom

By: Borthwick, J. S.

Price: $13.50  $11.48

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 1994

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 21692

ISBN: 0312104359

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Coastal Maine provides the setting for the latest mystery featuring English teacher Sarah Deane and Dr. Alex McKenzie, who plan to be married at last, although they have to solve a classic puzzler first. By the author of Dude on Arrival. DJ edgeworn. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pages; 21692 View more info

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The Cat Who Brought Down the House

By: Braun, Lilian Jackson

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29143

ISBN: 0399149422

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Twenty-five years ago, Jim Qwilleran walked into my life...huffing into his large moustache, spelling his name oddly, drinking black coffee at the Press Club bar. He was tall but seemed world-weary. His entire earthly possessions fit into two suitcases. He was a down-and-out crime reporter willing to cover any minor beat if it could get him back into newspapering. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 29143 View more info

ANGELS & DEMONS

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $8.00  $6.80

Publisher: NY, Atria Books: 2003

Edition: 32nd Printing

Seller ID: 25438

ISBN: 0743486226

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


An ancient secret brotherhood. A devastating new weapon of destruction. An unthinkable target. When world-renowned Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon is summoned to his first assignment to a Swiss research facility to analyze a mysterious symbol -- seared into the chest of a murdered physicist -- he discovers evidence of the unimaginable: the resurgence of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati...the most powerful underground organization ever to walk the ... View more info

A Kiss Remembered

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $11.00  $9.35

Publisher: Warner Books: N.D.

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 18565

ISBN: 0739426028

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 244 pages; 18565 View more info

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The Crush

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Warner Books: 2002

Seller ID: 23924

ISBN: 0446527041

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


While serving as a juror on a high-profile murder trial, Dr. Rennie Newton, usually cool and reserved, finds herself defending the inalienable rights of the accused-even as his stare unnerves her. Ominously, when she arrives home, five dozen roses are there waiting for her. Now, as she becomes the obsession of Lozada, the accused murderer she helped acquit, Rennie is drawn into a ferocious endgame of vengeance with an embittered cop who wants Lozada-by any means necessar... View more info

Shadow Of Cain

By: Bugliosi, Vincent (with Ken Hurwitz)

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1981

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25799

ISBN: 0393014665

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 309 pages; 25799 View more info

Sunset Limited

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $16.50  $14.03

Publisher: Doubleday: 1998

Seller ID: 17209

ISBN: 0385488424

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


A gripping tale of racial violence, class warfare, and the sometimes cruel legacy of Southern history, Sunset Limited is a stunning achievement, confirming Burke's place as one of America's premier stylists as well as master storytellers. "Not since Raymond Chandler has anyone so thoroughly reinvented the crime and mystery genre," said novelist Jim Harrison, and in Sunset Limited Burke continues to carve out new territory. Small tear at head of DJ. ; 8vo - 8"... View more info

The Emperor Of Ocean Park

By: Carter, Stephen L.

Price: $5.85  $4.97

Publisher: Vintage: 2002

Seller ID: 23424

ISBN: 0375712925

Condition: Near Fine


After the death of his father, the flamboyant and controversial Judge Oliver Garland, his son Talcott must unravel the truth about his father's life, a quest that brings him face to face with old scandals and family secrets. ; Vintage Contemporaries Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 657 pages; 23424 View more info

Suspects

By: Caunitz, William J.

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25236

ISBN: 0517558645

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Stain on bottom edge. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 374 pages; 25236 View more info

Blood Bond

By: Cave, Emma

Price: $13.50  $11.48

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13275

ISBN: 0060106271

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


One small tear on DJ ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 13275 View more info