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Shell Game (A Professor Simon Shaw Mystery)
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Shell Game (A Professor Simon Shaw Mystery)

By Shaber, Sarah R.

Worldwide, 2008-01-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. light edge wear; Professor Simon Shaw, Pulitzer Prize winner and sometime sleuth, encounters his oldest corpse yet: Uwharrie Man, who died fourteen thousand years ago on the banks of Badin Lake in North Carolina. But Uwharrie Man isn't the murder victim in Simon's latest case. That victim is Simon's closest friend, archaeologist David Morgan. Simon is convinced that David died because he came between factions struggling for control of Uwharrie Man's bones---the Lumbee Indian Nation, who want to rebury the skeleton, and the archaeologists, who want to study and display it.

$0.75

Columbus
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Columbus

By Haas, Derek

Worldwide, 2009-01-01. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. light edge wear; Never look back. — He's methodical, unerring and he always succeeds. His targets are criminals the law can't touch. The elite assassin known only as Columbus never leaves a trace or loses his icy focus. Until he meets the one woman he can't forget...and his fence - the man who hides the assassin's identity from those who hire him - is killed.Now, Columbus has become the hunted. Survival means exposing powerful clients, taking down unforgiving enemies and staying desperate seconds ahead of the merciless rivals fast closing in. But the memories Columbus can't erase and a lethal desire are turning his well-honed instinct and brilliant strategies against him. And the second chance he'll risk everything to protect may be the one trap he'll never escape..

$1.12

Termination Interview
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Termination Interview

By Murray, Lynne

New York: Pocket Books, 1998-01-01. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear, cover creases; When photographer Ingrid Hunter takes a temporary word-processing job at a prestigious San Fransisco law firm, she is surprised to find that the personnel director, Miranda Falk, is a high school acquaintance. A casual lunch date with Miranda convinces Ingrid that the title of personnel director is perfect for her former friend: Miranda's manipulation skills have improved a great deal, and she quickly interrogates Ingrid about all aspects of her personal and professional life. Several hours later Miranda's body is found on the streetwalk outside the offices of Bramwell, Stinson & Flint-and there are far too many unhappy employees who might have wanted her to disappear.

$1.04

Shinju
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Shinju

By Rowland, Laura Joh

New York: HarperTorch, 2001-05-29. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; Not since Shogun has the lush and exotic world of ancient Japan been revealed in all its rich and fascinating detail. Beautiful, wealthy Yukiko and the lowly artist Nuriyoshi have been found dead, drowned together in a ritual double suicide or shinju. It is tragic, but these things happen. Only, one man is unsatisfied with the official report.

$0.75

Death Mask: A Jocelyn O'Roarke Mystery
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Death Mask: A Jocelyn O'Roarke Mystery

By Dentinger, Jane

New York: Penguin Books, 1994-10-01. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. Signed. light edge wear; Signed on the title page by the author. An invigorating new theatre-world mystery by the author of Dead Pan. Actress/sleuth Jocelyn O'Roarke has her hands full when she stages and directs a fund-raiser to save an old theatre from demolition--and an unpopular actor dies right in front of the audience on preview night!

$3.74

Death Dines at 8:30
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Death Dines at 8:30

By Bishop, Claudia [Editor]; DiChario, Nick [Editor];

New York: Berkley, 2002-03-05. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; This collection of stories that mix crime and cuisine features 16 acclaimed mystery authors who serve up suspenseful tales with all-new recipes. Includes works by Diane Mott Davidson, Claudia Bishop, Nick Danger, Nancy Kress, Tamar Myers, and others. Each story comes with its own recipe.

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The Nail Knot (A Ned 'Dog' Oglivie Mystery)
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The Nail Knot (A Ned 'Dog' Oglivie Mystery)

By Galligan, John

Worldwide, 2006-01-01. First Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Good. spine creasing, edge wear; Fly fisherman Ned Ogilvie is fleeing his old life, driving a broken-down RV and drinking Vodka and Tang when he catches more than a fish in the small town of Black Earth, Wisconsin.

$1.12

From Potter's Field (Kay Scarpetta #6)
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From Potter's Field (Kay Scarpetta #6)

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: Scribner, 1995-08-02. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; The sixth suspenseful thriller starring forsenic pathologist Dr. Kay Scarpetta, by the award-winning author of The Body Farm. While Scarpetta searches for clues to the identity of a young woman murdered by serial killer Temple Brooks Gault, the fiend claims his next victim--and manages to infiltrate the FBI's top secret artificial intelligence system.

$1.49

At Risk (Winston Garano #1)
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At Risk (Winston Garano #1)

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: Putnam, 2006-01-01. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; A Massachusetts district attorney running for governor wants to use some radical new DNA technology to solve a long-ago murder. The result? A new round of violence.

$1.49

Dead Pan: A Jocelyn O'Roarke Mystery
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Dead Pan: A Jocelyn O'Roarke Mystery

By Dentinger, Jane

New York: Penguin Books, 1994-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. Signed. light edge wear; Signed by the author on the half title; New York City has dried up for Jocelyn “Josh” O’Roarke. Her career on the stage has stalled. Her relationship with NYPD lieutenant Phillip Gerrard is through. She needs a way out, and a supporting role in a Hollywood TV movie seems like just the thing. But once on the West Coast, she discovers that her role is to support washed-up child star Ginger Jellicoe’s comeback attempt. When Buddy Banks, the production’s photography director and Ginger’s surrogate father, is murdered in a darkroom, Josh is pressed once again to put her sleuthing skills to use. With the help of dashing LAPD detective Dwayne Hamill, Josh races to clear Ginger’s name while keeping the former child star from becoming the killer’s next victim. Dead Pan is the fourth book in the Jocelyn O’Roarke mystery series, which begins with Murder on Cue and First Hit of the Season.

$2.99

Thin Air
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Thin Air

By Hammond, Gerald

New York: St Martins Press, 1994-12-01. First American Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; ex-library with usual markings; Detective Sergeant Ian Fellowes has a baffling murder to contend with. For although there are plenty of people with a motive for the murder of old Murdo Heminson - and several with the opportunity - how the farmer actually met his death remains a mystery.

$3.74

Point of Origin (Kay Scarpetta #9)
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Point of Origin (Kay Scarpetta #9)

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1998-07-06. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. edge wear, small tears in jacket; A farmhouse destroyed by fire. A body amongst the ruins. Dr Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner and consulting pathologist for the federal law enforcement agency ATF, is called out to a farmhouse in Virginia which has been destroyed by fire. In the ruins of the house she finds a body which tells a story of a violent and grisly murder. The fire has come at the same time as another, even more incendiary horror: Carrie Grethen, a killer who nearly destroyed the lives of Scarpetta and those closest to her, has escaped from a forensic psychiatric hospital. Her whereabouts is unknown, but her ultimate destination is not, for Carrie has begun to communicate with Scarpetta, conveying her deadly - if cryptic - plans for revenge.

$1.49

Murder at the National Cathedral
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Murder at the National Cathedral

By Truman, Margaret

New York: Random House, 1990-09-12. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; Fresh from her bestselling Murder at the Kennedy Center, Margaret Truman has dreamed up a new and horrific crime that takes place at the cathedral on the hill that overlooks all of Washington.

$2.24

Cause of Death
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Cause of Death

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: Putnam, 1996-07-02. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; A mesmerizing new thriller starring Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta. New Year's Eve and the final murder scene of Virginia's bloodiest year since the Civil War takes Scarpetta 30 feet below the Elizabeth River's icy surface. Ted Eddings, an investiagtive reporter who was a favorite at the Medical Examiner's office, has died while scuba diving. Was Eddings probing the frigid depths of the river for sunken trinkets--or was he after a story?

$1.49

The Lottery Winner: Alvirah and Willy Stories
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The Lottery Winner: Alvirah and Willy Stories

By Clark, Mary Higgins

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994-11-01. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. edge wear to boards and jacket; By popular demand, Mary Higgins Clark's character Alvirah Meehan--the former cleaning woman who won the lottery--and her befuddled mate Willy return in this collection of interconnected tales of sleuthing and suspense. Written with Clark's trademark wit and keen eye for mystery, the Alvirah and Willy stories are destined to become perennial favorites.

$0.75

Predator (Kay Scarpetta #14)
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Predator (Kay Scarpetta #14)

By Cornwell, Patricia

New York: Putnam Adult, 2005-10-25. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; Dr. Kay Scarpetta, freelancing with the National Forensic Academy in Florida, takes charge of a case that stretches from steamy Florida to snowbound Boston. The teasing psychological clues lead Scarpetta and her team to suspect that they are hunting someone with a cunning and malevolent mind

$2.24

The Cage
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The Cage

By Schulman, Audrey

New York: Avon Books, 1995-06-01. Reprint. Mass Market Paperback. 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 captive in an ocean pen. But as days extend into weeks, Jane Guy feels herself changing, retreating into a body and spirit she can no longer recognize. And as an aura of desperation deepens among her peers, Jane's determination to succeed grows. Because failure is the only way off the island, and for Jane, it is not an option.

$1.49

Justice is Served
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Justice is Served

By Sole, Linda

New York: Severn House, 2008. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket, ex-library with usual markings; Sarah Beaufort's life has settled down since the sinister murders in her grandmother's village of Beecham Thorny - murders which Sarah, childhood pal Larch Henderson and ex-Scotland Yarder Ben Marshall investigated. Sarah is in a successful West End production, proving her doubting father wrong; Larch is off finding inspiration for his paintings around Europe and Ben can finally settle into retirement, caring for his prize-winning Siamese cats. But all is thrown awry when one of Sarah's colleagues is brutally strangled by a mystery admirer - whose real object turns out to have been Sarah herself. And when another of Sarah's admirers, loveable rogue Giles Henderson, is found murdered, Sarah's enquiring mind starts working overtime, making connections with a recent spate of jewel thefts. Larch and Ben hope that a holiday in France will keep Sarah out of harm's way, but it turns out they couldn't have been more wrong...

$3.74

Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 6)
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Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist (Agatha Raisin Mysteries, No. 6)

By Beaton, M. C

New York: St Martins Press, 1997-10-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket, ex-library with usual markings; In her sixth case, Agatha Raisin follows her ex-fiance to north Cyprus, where, instead of enjoying the honeymoon they once planned, they witness the murder of an obnoxious tourist in a disco. Intrigue and terrible tourists surround the unhappy couple, but Agatha Raisin proves once again to be the perfect teatime companion.

$2.99

The Fleet Street Murders (Charles Lenox Mysteries)
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The Fleet Street Murders (Charles Lenox Mysteries)

By Finch, Charles

New York: Minotaur Books, 2009-11-10. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light edge wear to boards and jacket; The Agatha-nominated Charles Lenox series returns with the gentleman detective investigating the violent murders of two reporters.

$2.99

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