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'Midsomer Murders' is instantly recognisable for its attractive backdrop at the heart of rural England. The real towns are situated in the Chilterns, the Thames Valley, and the Vale of Aylesbury. This illustrated book reveals the stunning key locations for this popular show.
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The Good Old Stuff

by John D. Macdonald

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Published
April 12, 1985
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Worn
ISBN
9780449129524
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From the author of the world-famous Travis McGee thrillers, thirteen of John D. MacDonald's earliest and best crime and mystery stories brought together in one volume. Written at the beginning of his career and originally published in American magazines only, these stories give us a taste of MacDonald's early achievements and show the range of his skill in the realm of… Read more
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Learning to Kill

by Ed McBain

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Published
2006-07-03
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Good+
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9780151012220
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Ed McBain made his debut in 1956. In 2004, more than a hundred books later, he personally collected twenty-five of his stories written before he was Ed McBain. All but five of them were first published in the detective magazine Manhunt and none of them appeared under the Ed McBain byline. They were written by Evan Hunter (McBain's legal name… Read more
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The Ferguson Affair

by Ross Macdonald

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Published
1963
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Worn
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Worn reading copy. Fontana Books. 859. More photos on request.
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The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair

by Joel Dicker

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Published
2015
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Good
ISBN
9781848663268
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CA$12.30

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A crime story. A love story. More than 2 million copies sold worldwide. And now a major 10-part MGM TV series starring Patrick Dempsey and Ben Schnetzer. August 30, 1975. The day of the disappearance. The day Somerset, New Hampshire, lost its innocence. That summer, struggling author Harry Quebert fell in love with fifteen-year-old Nola Kellergan. Thirty-three years later, her body is… Read more
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The Beggar's Opera

by Peggy Blair

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Published
2012
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Good+
ISBN
9780143179979
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CA$10.76

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In beautiful, crumbling Old Havana, Canadian detective Mike Ellis hopes the sun and sand will help save his troubled marriage. He doesn't yet know that it's dead in the water—much like the little Cuban boy last seen begging the Canadian couple for a few pesos on the world famous Malecon. For Inspector Ricardo Ramirez, head of the Major Crimes Unit… Read more
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Confined Space

by Deryn Collier

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Published
2012
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Good+
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9781451669473
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When respected ex–Canadian Forces commander Bern Fortin cuts short his military career to take a job as the coroner for a small mountain town in the heart of BC, he's hoping to leave the past behind. Bern's looking forward to a quiet life, but the memories of what he witnessed during his stints in Afghanistan and other war-torn countries haunt… Read more
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The Barbarous Coast

by Ross MacDonald

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Published
April 1975
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Good
ISBN
9780553122497
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7th printing. Light edge wear. Bookseller stamp on first endpaper. Binding tight. Good copy.
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My Dark Places

by James Ellroy

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Published
1996
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Good+
ISBN
9780712675888
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CA$29.20

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Signed by the author on the full title page. Sound clean hc in unclipped dust jacket. Nonfiction autobiographical writing about the unsolved murder of the author's mother in 1958, when James Ellroy was 10 years old, his mother's body was found in a run-down town near Los Angeles. The murderer was never found; the case remains unsolved. This remarkable book--part… Read more
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Clouds of Witness (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries)

by Dorothy L Sayers

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Published
2016
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Good+
ISBN
9781473621206
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CA$9.22

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Introduction by Ruth Dudley Edwards.
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Whose Body? (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries)

by Dorothy L. Sayer

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Published
2016
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Good+
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9781473621251
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With an introduction by Laura Wilson
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Crime fiction's biggest names have been rounded up for a truly impressive collection of 2008's best short stories. Featuring authors like Michael Connelly, Charlaine Harris, and 2009 Edgar Award winner T. Jefferson Parker, this volume should be on the shelf of every mystery fan. sound clean hc in DJ. Light edge wear. Nice copy.
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