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Man Who Forgot How to Read

by Howard Engel

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2007
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Good
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9780002007146
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The remarkable journey of a bestselling crime writer, stuck with a rare and devastating affliction, and how he triumphed over his condition. Afterword by Oliver Sacks. 160 pages.
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Banished to Slough House from the ranks of achievers at Regent's Park for various crimes of drugs and drunkenness, lechery and failure, politics and betrayal, Jackson Lamb's misfit crew ow highly trained joes don't run ops, they push paper. But not one of them joined the Intelligence Service to be a 'slow horse.' A boy is kidnapped… Read more
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Pen 33

by Roslund & Hellstrom

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Published
2018
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Good
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9781681440576
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Bernt Lund harbors a sickness. He is a monster, an unrepentant child molester and serial killer. In the mind of society, in the minds of his nine-year-old victims' parents, and in the minds off his fellow inmates, he is a waking nightmare. And now he has escaped from custody - the worst scenario imaginable of Aspsas Prison's… Read more
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In the Woods

by Tana French

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Published
2013
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Good
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9781444758344
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Twenty years later, Detective Rob Ryan and his lpartner Cassie Maddox come to the woods to investigate the murder of another child. But Ryan is keeping a secret of his own. He's changes his name. No one knows about his past. And now, with only threads of memory to guide him, he has to unravel not only… Read more
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The Keeper of Lost Causes: The First Department Q Novel

by Jussi Adler-Olsen

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Published
2012-07-31
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Good
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9780452297906
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Condition: clean copy. Content: Carl Morck used to be one of Copenhagen's best homicide detectives. Then a hail of bullets destroyed the lives of two fellow cops, and Carl - who didn't draw his weapon - blames himself. So a promotion is the last thing he expects. But Department Q is a department of one, and Carl's got only a stack… Read more
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The Wrong Hands and other stories.

by Peter Robinson

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Published
2020
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Good
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9780771000577
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A collection of 31 of the authors crime short stories. 786 pages
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Clouds of Witness (A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery)

by Dorothy L Sayers

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Published
November 1, 1962
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Good
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9780450001802
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery -The Duke of Denver, accused of murder, stands trial for his life in the House of Lords. His brother Lord Peter Wimsey is investigating the crime. This is a family affair: Lord Peter's sister was engaged to marry the dead man, and the murder took place at the duke's shooting lodge.… Read more
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Whose Body? (A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery)

by Dorothy l Sayers

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Published
January 1, 1963
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Good
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9780450031298
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery - The body was that of a tall stout man, on the dead face a handsome pair of gold lpince-nez mocked death with grotesque elegance. The body wore nothing else. Lord Peter knew immediately what the corpse was supposed to be. His problem was to find out the truth about whose dody… Read more
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The Postman Always Rings Twice

by James M. Cain

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Published
1989-05-14
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9780679723257
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Condition: clean copy. Content:An amoral young tramp. A beautiful, sullen woman with an inconvenient husband. A problem that has only one frisly solution - a solution that only creates other problems that no can ever solve. 116 pages.
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The Big Sleep

by Raymond Chandler

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Published
1988-07-12
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9780394758282
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Condition: clean copy. Contents: When a dying millionaire hires Philip Marlowe to handle the blackmailter of one of his two troublesome daughters, Marlow finds himself involved with more than extortion. Kidnapping, poronography, seduction, and murder are just a few of the complications he gets caught up in. 232 pages.
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Unnatural Death (Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery)

by Dorothy L Sayers

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Published
July 1993
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Good
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9780060923860
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Condition: clean copy. Content: A Lord Peter Wimsey Mystery - the wealthy old woman was dead - a trifle sooner than expected. The intricate trail of horror and senseless murder led from a beautiful Hampshire village to a fashionable London flat and a deliberate test of amour - staged by the debonair sleuth Lord Peter Wimsey. 288 pages.
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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
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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 Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair

by Joel Dicker

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Published
2015
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Good
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9781848663268
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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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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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2012
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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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My Dark Places

by James Ellroy

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Published
1996
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ISBN
9780712675888
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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+
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9781473621206
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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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9781473621251
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With an introduction by Laura Wilson
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