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The Devil's Star, Jo Nesbo
The Devil's Star
Jo Nesbo
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The Reversal, Michael Connelly
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Michael Connelly
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James Patterson
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I, Alex Cross, James Patterson
I, Alex Cross
James Patterson
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Mary, Mary, James Patterson
Mary, Mary
James Patterson
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Inspector Singh Investigates: A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder, Shamini Flint
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Shamini Flint
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Curtain - Poirot's Last Case, Agatha Christie
1 Agatha Christie Curtain - Poirot's Last Case
Fontana / Collins 228894 Great Britain 1977 000614277X / 9780006142775 Softcover Good Condition The house guests at Styles seemed perfectly pleasant to Captain Hastings; there was his own daughter Judith, an inoffensive ornithologist called Norton, dashing Mr Allerton, brittle Miss Cole, Doctor Franklin and his fragile wife Barbara , Nurse Craven, Colonel Luttrell and his charming wife, Daisy, and the charismatic Boyd-Carrington. So Hastings was shocked to learn from Hercule Poirot's declaration that one of them was a five-times murderer. True, the ageing detective was crippled with arthritis, but had his deductive instincts finally deserted him?... 188 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 000614277X. ISBN/EAN: 9780006142775. Inventory No: 228894. Paperback 
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Death Comes as the End, Agatha Christie
2 Agatha Christie Death Comes as the End
Pocket Books 228322 USA 1959 0671465392 / 9780671465391 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket A novel of anger, jealousy, betrayal and murder in 2000 BC It is Egypt, 2000 BC, where death gives meaning to life. At the foot of a cliff lies the broken, twisted body of Nofret, concubine to a Ka-priest. Young, beautiful and venomous, most agree that she deserved to die like a snake. Yet Renisenb, the priest's daughter, believes that the woman's death was not fate, but murder. Increasingly, she becomes convinced that the source of evil lurks within her own father's household. As the wife of an eminent archaeologist, Agatha Christie took part in several expeditions to the Middle East. Drawing upon this experience and exhaustive research, she wrote this serial killer mystery laid in Egypt 4000 years ago. 222 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0671465392. ISBN/EAN: 9780671465391. Inventory No: 228322. Paperback 
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Elephants Can Remember - A Hercule Poirot Mystery, Agatha Christie
3 Agatha Christie Elephants Can Remember - A Hercule Poirot Mystery
Pan Books 225052 1983 0330281658 / 9780330281652 Softcover Good Condition Foxing to enpapers and page edges. 160 pages. Tanning to pages. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0330281658. ISBN/EAN: 9780330281652. Inventory No: 225052. Paperback 
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Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage, Agatha Christie
4 Agatha Christie Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage
Agatha Christie Collection 230092 Great Britain 1995 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Agatha Christie's first ever Miss Marple mystery, reissued with a striking new cover designed to appeal to the latest generation of Agatha Christie fans and book lovers. 'Anyone who murdered Colonel Protheroe,' declared the parson, brandishing a carving knife above a joint of roast beef, 'would be doing the world at large a service!' It was a careless remark for a man of the cloth. And one which was to come back and haunt the clergyman just a few hours later. From seven potential murderers, Miss Marple must seek out the suspect who has both motive and opportunity. 221 pages. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Inventory No: 230092. Hardcover 
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Murder In The Mews, Agatha Christie
5 Agatha Christie Murder In The Mews
HarperCollins 214129 Great Britain 2002 0007120885 / 9780007120888 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 378 pages. Pen mark to bottom of page edges indicating remainder mark. Light tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0007120885. ISBN/EAN: 9780007120888. Inventory No: 214129. Paperback 
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One, Two Buckle my Shoe, Agatha Christie
6 Agatha Christie One, Two Buckle my Shoe
Fontana / Collins 228890 Great Britain 1969 Eighth Impression Softcover Good Condition A dentist lies murdered at his Harley Street practice...The dentist was found with a blackened hole below his right temple. A pistol lay on the floor near his outflung right hand. Later, one of his patients was found dead from a lethal dose of local anaesthetic. A clear case of murder and suicide. But why would a dentist commit a crime in the middle of a busy day of appointments? A shoe buckle holds the key to the mystery. Now - in the words of the rhyme - can Poirot pick up the sticks and lay them straight? 191 pages. Pages browned. Cover has a few creases. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Inventory No: 228890. Paperback 
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Ordeal by Innocence, Agatha Christie
7 Agatha Christie Ordeal by Innocence
Fontana / Collins 228878 Great Britain 1973 Reprint 0330102435 / 9780330102438 Softcover Good Condition Evidence that clears the name of a boy sentenced for killing his adopted mother arrives too late to save his life - so who did kill her? Dr. Arthur Calgary takes a ferry across the Rubicon River to Sunny Point, the home of the Argyle family. A year before, the matriarch of the family was murdered and a son, Jack, was convicted and sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison. Throughout the trial Jack had maintained his innocence, claiming he was hitchhiking on the night of the murder and he had been picked up by a middle-aged man in a dark car. Unable to locate this mystery man the police viewed Jack's as a lie. Calgary was the stranger in question, but he arrives to late for Jack - who succumbs to pneumonia after serving just six months of his sentence. Feeling a sense of duty to the Argyles, Calgary is surprised when his revelation has a disturbing effect on the family - it means one of the family is a murderer.. 192 pages. Item Type: Film Tie-in. Tanning to page edges. Cover has a few creases. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0330102435. ISBN/EAN: 9780330102438. Inventory No: 228878. Paperback 
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Poirot Investigates, Agatha Christie
8 Agatha Christie Poirot Investigates
fontana 224063 Great Britain 1983 0006174795 / 9780006174790 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Browning to pages and outer page edges, creases on cover, bumped edges 192 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0006174795. ISBN/EAN: 9780006174790. Inventory No: 224063. Paperback 
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Poirot Investigates, Agatha Christie
9 Agatha Christie Poirot Investigates
Pan Books 228877 Great Britain 1973 Reprint 0330102435 / 9780330102438 Softcover Good Condition The very first collection of superb short stories featuring Hercule Poirot and Captain Hastings...First there was the mystery of the film star and the diamond! then came the 'suicide' that was murder! the mystery of the absurdly chaep flat! a suspicious death in a locked gun-room! a million dollar bond robbery! the curse of a pharoah's tomb! a jewel robbery by the sea! the abduction of a Prime Minister! the disappearance of a banker! a phone call from a dying man! and, finally, the mystery of the missing willl. What links these fascinating cases? Only the brilliant deductive powers of Hercule Poirot! 192 pages. Tanning to page edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0330102435. ISBN/EAN: 9780330102438. Inventory No: 228877. Paperback 
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The Body in the Library, Agatha Christie
10 Agatha Christie The Body in the Library
Pan Books 228889 Great Britain 1960 Fourth Printing Softcover Fair Condition G221. It's seven in the morning. The Bantrys wake to find the body of a young woman in their library. She is wearing evening dress and heavy make-up, which is now smeared across her cheeks. But who is she? How did she get there? And what is the connection with another dead girl, whose charred remains are later discovered in an abandoned quarry? The respectable Bantrys invite Miss Marple to solve the mystery...before tongues start to wag. 158 pages. Spine slanted. Pages well browned. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Inventory No: 228889. Paperback 
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Towards Zero, Agatha Christie
11 Agatha Christie Towards Zero
Fontana / Collins 228876 Great Britain 1981 0006163858 / 9780006163855 Softcover Good Condition An elderly widow is murdered at a clifftop seaside house...What is the connection between a failed suicide attempt, a wrongful accusation of theft against a schoolgirl, and the romantic life of a famous tennis player? To the casual observer, apparently nothing. But when a houseparty gathers at Gull's Point, the seaside home of an elderly widow, earlier events come to a dramatic head. It's all part of a carefully paid plan - for murder... 192 pages. Pages well browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0006163858. ISBN/EAN: 9780006163855. Inventory No: 228876. Paperback 
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Chicken Shack - A Letty Campbell Mystery, Alma Fritchley
12 Alma Fritchley Chicken Shack - A Letty Campbell Mystery
The Women's Press 227077 London 2000 0704346869 / 9780704346864 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Mourning the end of a relationship, Letty Campbell, chicken farmer par excellence, turns her hand to a spot of property dealing. Aided and abetted by her glamorous sidekick Julia, Letty sells the land she inherited from her neighbour to CFC Inspirational Health and Beauty, a Texan outfit who plan to set up a health farm.Letty's mother has been busy too, announcing her engagement to the fabulously wealthy Colonel Thompson. But when her mother starts receiving mysterious phone calls, Letty wonders what skeletons are rattling in the Thompson family closet.Meanwhile, back at the health farm, Letty finds plenty to distract her. But is the sleepy Yorkshire village of Calderton ready for colonic irrigation and 'stunt' aerobics? And what is the connection between a freak accident, an escaped prisoner, and a load of filthy lucre... 219 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0704346869. ISBN/EAN: 9780704346864. Inventory No: 227077. Paperback 
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Don't Look Twice, Andrew Gross
13 Andrew Gross Don't Look Twice
Double Day 225707 Australia 2009 1741801249 / 9781741801248 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket A breathtaking novel of suspense from the co-author of five No 1 James Patterson bestsellers including Judge and Jury and Lifeguard, and the hit thrillers The Blue Zone and The Dark Tide A revenge killing. A dead public attorney. And a family caught in the cross-fire. For local detective Ty Hauck, life is good. A waterfront house, a new girlfriend and, after uncovering a Wall Street scandal, he's even a local hero. But then a day trip with his daughter turns into a bloodbath. Inner-city violence seems to have invaded his quiet Greenwich suburb. Or does someone just want it to appear that way? If so, it's someone powerful enough to kill without fear of reprisal. Ty suspects things go deeper, maybe all the way to Washington and the Middle East. And everyone, from the FBI to his own family, wants him to stop looking. But with his estranged brother, Warren, in danger, Ty can't turn away. He ignores the warnings...with devastating and explosive consequences. 378 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781741801248. Inventory No: 225707. Paperback 
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The Silent Cry, Anne Perry
14 Anne Perry The Silent Cry
Headline 230784 Great Britain 1998 074725253X / 9780747252535 Softcover Good Condition In the dead of night in a notorious area of Victorian London's East End known as St Giles a factory girl stumbles over the bloody bodies of two City gentlemen. When Detective John Evan finally arrives at the scene, he is confronted by a most difficult investigation. First he must identify the men. Then he must find out why men of means and social standing would go to such a sordid area. Most importantly, who are their assailants? And how could they escape unharmed and unnoticed? Mercifully the younger victim is not quite dead. Having sustained terrible internal injuries, he's later released home from hospital severely traumatised and unable to speak - to be told that the other victim, his father, is dead, and Hester Latterly has been employed to help nurse him back to full recovery. With too many obstacles impeding his progress, Evan finally enlists the aid of his old friend, William Monk, who, together with Hester's help, must unravel one of his most complex and shocking cases yet. 407 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 074725253X. ISBN/EAN: 9780747252535. Inventory No: 230784. Paperback 
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Dark Mirror, Barry Maitland
15 Barry Maitland Dark Mirror
Allen & Unwin 228158 Australia 2009 174175741X / 9781741757415 Trade Paperback Near Fine Condition When Marion Summers - red-haired, beautiful and mysterious - collapses and dies in the rarefied surrounds of the London Library, DI Kathy Kolla and DCI David Brock are sent to head the investigation. Kathy finds a reluctant kinship with the feisty Marion, who had, like Kathy, left a difficult home life when young and struck out to London for independence. Marion's research on the intriguing, adulterous circle of artists, wives, lovers and muses around Victorian artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti seems irrelevant until the use of arsenic arises. As Brock and Kolla get closer to the truth, another victim dies an excruciating death by poison in a library, and it looks like a serial poisoner is on the loose. 364 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781741757415. Inventory No: 228158. Paperback 
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Spider Trap, Barry Maitland
16 Barry Maitland Spider Trap
Allen & Unwin 228260 Australia 2007 1741751837 / 9781741751833 Softcover Near Fine Condition Old skeletons, new deaths, crime families, torture and intimidation; David Brock and Kathy Kolla are challenged like never before. Skeletons are discovered in Cockpit Lane, a poor black area of inner south London, and DCI David Brock and DS Kathy Kolla of Scotland Yard's Serious Crimes Branch are called in to investigate. The discovery that the victims died on the day of the Brixton riots, over twenty years before, lead Brock and Kolla on a dark and dangerous journey into the heart of the West Indian community in London - a journey in which past and present come together in an intricate web of deception and intrigue, as Brock re-discovers the hand of a formidable old antagonist, Spider Roach. In a desperate search to find a crucial piece of missing evidence, Brock and Kathy unwittingly set in train a series of events that end in a shocking, violent conclusion. Written with Maitland's characteristically vivid sense of character and place, Spider Trap is Maitland at his scrupulously-plotted, complex and compelling best. 362 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9781741751833. Inventory No: 228260. Paperback 
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Bone By Bone, Carol O'Connell
17 Carol O'Connell Bone By Bone
Headline 232807 Australia 2008 075535298X / 9780755352982 Softcover Very Good Condition In the northern Californian town of Coventry, two teenage brothers go into the woods one day but only one comes back. No one knows what happened to the younger brother, Josh. Twenty years later, when the older brother, Oren, now an ex-investigator for the Army Criminal Investigations Department, returns home after many years, he is confronted on his first morning back with a human jawbone, teeth still intact, thrown onto the front porch. Josh is coming home . . . bone by bone. Using all his investigative skills, Oren sets out to solve the mystery of his brother's murder. Coventry is a town full of secrets and secret-keepers but the greatest secret of all belonged to his brother, and it is only by unravelling it that Oren can discover the truth that has haunted them all for twenty years. 504 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780755352982. Inventory No: 232807. Paperback 
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The Phantom Lady, Carter Brown
18 Carter Brown The Phantom Lady
Horwitz 228410 Australia 1959 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket 139 pages. Age tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Inventory No: 228410. Paperback 
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The Machine in Ward Eleven, Charles Willeford
19 Charles Willeford The Machine in Ward Eleven
No Exit Press 228017 Great Britain 2001 1842430270 / 9781842430279 Softcover Very Good Condition A re-issue of Willeford's paranoia pulp classic gives us a reminder that madness is truly the dark heart of 21st century politics. Written at a time when we still had some faith in our elected leaders, Willeford laid bare the American Dream and this long out of print classic is as fresh, chilling and relevant today as when first published. 141 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 1842430270. ISBN/EAN: 9781842430279. Inventory No: 228017. Paperback 
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Come Back Charleston Blue, Chester Himes
20 Chester Himes Come Back Charleston Blue
Penguin Crime 230690 Great Britain 1974 0140038981 / 9780140038989 Softcover Good Condition From the start, nothing goes fright for Coffin Ed and Grave Digger Jones. They are disciplined for use of excessive force. Grave Digger is shot and his death announced in a hoax radio bulletin. Bodies pile up faster than Coffin Ed and Grave Digger Jones can run. Yet, try as they might, they always seem to be one hot step behind the cause of all the mayhem--three million dollars' worth of heroine and a simple albino called Pinky. 174 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0140038981. ISBN/EAN: 9780140038989. Inventory No: 230690. Paperback 
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