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The Apothecary Rose A Medieval Mystery
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The Apothecary Rose A Medieval Mystery

By Robb, Candace

London: Arrow Books. Very Good-. 1998. Reprint; Sixteenth Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading creases, tiny sticker ghost with associated surface tear to front cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy. Cover artwork by Maria Macey. ; The Owen Archer Mysteries; Vol. 1; 384 pages; In the year of our Lord, 1363, people are dying mysteriously in the city of York. But there seems to be a common thread, all were treated with herbal remedies dispensed by the Master Apothecary, Nicholas Wilton. To discover the truth Owen Archer is sent in disguise to York by the Lord Chancellor as his secret investigator. .

$4.21

Shadows On The Mirror
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Shadows On The Mirror

By Fyfield, Frances

London: Mandarin. Very Good-. 1991. Reprint; Second Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading creases and cover creases, some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight promotional copy, no names inside. ; 288 pages; A fat lawyer, bent on slimming, and a mad misogynist's mad obsession have in common one woman, the open hearted and now endangered Sarah. .

$3.00

Toxic Shock
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Toxic Shock

By Paretsky, Sara

London: Penguin Books. Very Good; Light reading and cover creases, minor foxing. ; Nice tight . copy, no names inside.. 1990. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Seventh Printing; 320 pages; Warshawski is hired by Caroline Djiak to find out who her father was. Her investigations lead to Chicago's South Side where someone aims to make sure she doesn't find out - pemanently... ; 0140124098 .

$5.11

The Pilgrim Of Hate
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The Pilgrim Of Hate

By Peters, Ellis

London: Futura. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, some wear to spine edges, ink . numerals to front endpaper, slight staining to bottom fore corner of front . cover and early leaves. ; First UK paperback edition. Good reading copy, . no names inside.. 1985. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Brother Cadfael Chronicles; Vol. 10; 192 pages; Pilgrims gather to celebrate the fourth anniversary of the translation of Saint Winifred's bones to the Benedictine Abbey at Shrewsbury. Amongst them some strange customers come to the notice of Brother Cadfael, and the news that a murder has occurred in distant Winchester soon seems much closer to home. ; 0708827373 .

$5.41

St Peter's Fair
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St Peter's Fair

By Peters, Ellis

London: Futura. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, some shelf wear with small . splits at base of spine, sticker tear to front cover, ink numeral to front . endpaper. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Seventh Printing; The Brother Cadfael Series; Vol. 4; 224 pages; The great annual fair of St Peter at Shrewsbury was the high point of the year. But an unseemly quarrel breaks out between the city burghers and the monks of the abbey as to who shall bewnefit from the fair's levies. A riot breaks out and afterwards a merchant is found dead causing Brother Cadfael to have to test his detective skills once again. ; 0708825575 .

$4.80

The Virgin In The Ice
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The Virgin In The Ice

By Peters, Ellis

London: Futura. Very Good-; Some cover creases and shelf wear with splits at base of . spine, old price sticker to front cover, ink numeral to front endpaper, . some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Sixth printing, . 1987. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Sixth Printing; The Cadfael Chronicles; Vol. 6; 224 pages; Winter, 1139 and the bloody civil war between King Stephen and Empress Maud has caused many refugees to flee north from Worcester, among them two orphans of a great family and their companion, a nun. But they have disappeared on their journey to Shrewsbury Abbey, so Brother Cadfael sets out to find him. ; 0708825834 .

$3.30

An Excellent Mystery
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An Excellent Mystery

By Peters, Ellis

London: Futura. Very Good-; Some cover creases, some edge and shelf wear, ink numerals to . front endpaper, some foxing to inside covers, endpapers and edges of . reading block. ; First UK paperback edition. Nice tight copy, no names . inside.. 1986. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Brother Cadfael Chronicles; Vol. 11; 192 pages; Marriage is an excellent mystery, as it says in the Marriage service. Another puzzle for Cadfeal, as two brothers arrive from war torn Winchester.; 0708828671 .

$3.59

An Excellent Mystery
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An Excellent Mystery

By Peters, Ellis

London: Warner Futura. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, some loss to cover gilding, . some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Seventh printing, . 1998. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1998. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Seventh Printing; The Brother Cadfael Chronicles; Vol. 11; 256 pages; Marriage is an excellent mystery, as it says in the Marriage service. Another puzzle for Cadfeal, as two brothers arrive from war torn Winchester.; 0751511110 .

$3.59

Unnatural Causes
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Unnatural Causes

By James, P. D.

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, some shelf wear.. 1989. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Third Printing; 224 pages; Adam Dalgliesh investigates the murder of a crime-writer found adrift in a dinghy off the East Coast of England minus his hands. ; 0140129618 .

$2.87

The Potter's Field
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The Potter's Field

By Peters, Ellis

London: Futura. Very Good; Some cover creases and shelf wear, old price sticker to front . cover, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block, completed . competition form at rear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside.. 1991. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Brother Cadfael Series; Vol. 17; 240 pages; During ploughing of the Potter's Field in October 1143 the remains of a woman are unearthed. The potter had just left his land to become a monk at Shrewsbury Abbey and his wife had supposedly returned to her home in Wales. But the finding of the corpse on Abbey land raises questions that impel Brother Cadfael to find answers. ; 0708848451 .

$4.21

Two for the Dough
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Two for the Dough

By Evanovich, Janet

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light reading and cover creases, some foxing to endpapers and . edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover design . uncredited. Also includes first chapter of Three to get Deadly.. 1996. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Sixth Printing; The Stephanie Plum Novels; Vol. 2; 336 pages; Kenny Mancuso shot his childhood buddy Moogey Bues and then jumped bail. Now bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is on the case to track Kenny down. Then someone finished Moogey off, Kenny can't be found, twenty-four coffins are missing, and there's some ex-army heavy artillery roaming the streets. And Joe Morelli, the cop with more than a professional interest in her every move, is tailing Stephanie. ; 0140255559 .

$4.21

The Twisted Root
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The Twisted Root

By Perry, Anne

London: Headline Book Publishing. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, slightly cocked spine, some loss to . cover gilding, old dealer inkstamp to front endpaper, some foxing to . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Good reading copy. Cover photo by . Tony Stone. Heavy book and priced accordingly.. 2000. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The William Monk Series; Vol. 10; 416 pages; For Miriam Gardiner, attending a party at the London home of her fiancé, Lucius Stourbridge, to celebrate their forthcoming marriage, it should have been one of the happiest days of her life. But, after leaving suddenly, she disappears without a trace. Reluctant to cause a scandal, Lucius seeks out William Monk, a detective with an excellent reputation, and tells him that the only lead concerns their coachman, Treadwell, who is also missing. When Treadwell's murdered body is found, Monk becomes convinced that his death is linked to a terrible secret in Miriam's past that someone, desperate to keep it hidden, has killed for, and may well do so again...; 074726323X .

$5.71

A Jarful of Angels
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A Jarful of Angels

By Horton, Babs

London: Pocket Books. Very Good; Minor reading and cover creasing, light shelf wear, some foxing . and water staining to inside covers, endpapers and edges of reading block. . ; First UK paperback edition. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 2003. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. 320 pages; A remote Welsh village in the valleys was a wonderful, magical place to grow up. Ot was there that Iffy, Bessie, Fatty and Billy experienced a plague of frogs, crept into a garden full of strange statutes, found a skull with its front teeth missing, and discovered just what mad Carty Annie had been collecting so secretly in those jars of hers. But at the end of that long, hot summer of 1963, one of them disappeared. Over thirty years later, retired detective Will Sloane, never able to forget the unsolved case, returns to resume his search for the truth... .

$5.76

The Talented Mr Ripley
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The Talented Mr Ripley

By Highsmith, Patricia

London: Vintage. Very Good; Some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice . tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Michael Wildsmith.. 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Eighth Printing; The Ripliad; Vol. 1; 256 pages; Tom Ripley is struggling to stay one step ahead of his creditors and the law, when an unexpected acquaintance offers him a free trip to Europe and a chance to start over. Ripley wants money, success and the good life and he's willing to kill for it... ; 0099282879 .

$5.71

Trial and Retribution II
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Trial and Retribution II

By La Plante, Lynda

London: Pan Books. Very Good; Light reading creases and shef wear, some foxing to endpapers . and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover . photo by Nick Wall from the TV adaptation.. 1998. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Fourth Printing; 320 pages; Identical and needlessly brutal assaults on three women. One survives to descibe her attacker. The police make an arrest, confident they have their man. But three of Damon Morton's employees separately confess to the crimes. His wife and girlfriend supply him alibis. How much evidence do you need to convict a guilty man; and how much fear can be instilled to make others plead guilt? ; 0330372548 .

$4.21

Rules of Evidence
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Rules of Evidence

By Brandon, Jay

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Signet Books. Near Fine; Very minor edge and shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no . names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1993. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; 368 pages; Raymond Boudro is a black criminal defence lawyer. So why should white cop Mike Stennett, accused of beating a black man to death, ask Boudro to defend him? And why should Boudro agree? It's a showcase trial for San Antonio, Texas. It's also a first, as it seems that, for once, everyone involved in the case is more interested in the truth than the rules... ; 0451171608 .

$7.20

Time Bomb
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Time Bomb

By Kellerman, Jonathan

London: Futura. Near Fine; Minor shelf and edge wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unread. Cover photograph by John Knights.. 1991. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; The Alex Delaware Series; Vol. 5; 496 pages; The cheerful chaos of a California schoolyard is shatered one autumn day by gunfire. No children are hurt, but a sniper is shot down, and Alex Delaware is called in to help the kids cope with the trauma. Then comes another surprise, the identity of the sniper. Delaware Is intrigued by the chance to explore the forces that created such a twisted personality. But what he discovers is an ever widening net of malice reaching far beyond the school. ; 0708848508 .

$7.20

Ghost Walk
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Ghost Walk

By Macdonald, Marianne

London: Hodder & Stoughton. Very Good; Light reading creases and shelf wear, sticker ghost to front . cover. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photo by David . Rudkin.. 1997. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; A Dido Hoare mystery; 256 pages; Coming home late at night to her flat antiquarian bookseller Dido Hoare stumbles across the unconscious body of one of her more eccentric customers, Tom Ashe, in the doorway of her shop. From the moment Dido takes him to hospital she gets sucked deeper and deeper into his secret private life, and entangles her in a 50-year-old intrigue that seems to have something to do with Ashe working with her father in Signals Intelligence during World War II. ; 0340671564 .

$5.71

Presumed Innocent
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Presumed Innocent

By Turow, Scott

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Slight cover creases. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or . marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo of Harrison Ford from the film . adaptation.. 1988. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 432 pages; When Caroline rejected him after their passionate and erotic affair he knew he could kill her. When she was found dead he almost believed that he had. So State Prosecutor Rusty Sabiche was now on trail for murder, but no one knows better than he that the accused is presumed innocent until found guilty... ; 0140128999 .

$6.61

The Sittaford Mystery A Detective Novel
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The Sittaford Mystery A Detective Novel

By Christie, Agatha

London: Collins. Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, some shelf wear to boards . with split to spine, dealer inkstamp to inside rear cover, light foxing, a . few pencil marks to inside front cover and endpaper. ; Red cloth boards . with black lettering and decorations to spine. Good reading copy of ths . early printing of a classic Christie.. 1935. Hardcover. Seventh Printing; 252 pages; It all began as a harmless amusement for six people sat around a table in the dark. But the game turned sour. .

$12.92

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