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The Ranger

By: Ace Atkins

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Corsair: 2013

Seller ID: 240103

ISBN: 1472109759

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Northeast Mississippi is hill country, rugged and notorious for outlaws since the Civil War, where killings are as commonplace as they were in the Old West. To Quinn Colson, just back from a tour of Afghanistan, it's home. But home has changed. Quinn returns to a place overrun by corruption. His uncle, the county sheriff, is dead - officially it was suicide, but others whisper murder. In the days that follow, it will be up to Colson, now an Army Ranger, to discover the t... View more info

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The Cold Cold Ground [A Sean Duffy Thriller]

By: Adrian McKinty

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Orion: 2012

Seller ID: 244281

ISBN: 184668823X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Book 1 in the Detective Sean Duffy series. 'McKinty is one of Britain's great contemporary crime writers and the Sean Duffy books are his masterpiece.' Ian Rankin Two dead. One left in a car by the side of a road. He was meant to be found quickly. His killer is making a statement. The other is discovered hanging in a tree, deep in a forest. Surely a suicide: she'd just given birth, but there's no sign of the baby. Nothing seems to link the two, but Detective Sergeant Sea... View more info

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The Mirror Crack'd

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Fontana / Collins: 1981

Seller ID: 242788

ISBN: 0006161359

Condition: Good Condition


One minute, silly Heather Badcock had been gabbling on at her movie idol, the glamorous Marina Gregg. The next, Heather suffered a massive seizure. But for whom was the deadly poison really intended? Marina’s frozen expression suggested she had witnessed something horrific. But, while others searched for material evidence, Jane Marple conducted a very different investigation – into human nature 192 pages. Item Type: Film Tie-in. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. ... View more info

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The Man In The Brown Suit

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Pan Books: 1958

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 246731

Condition: Good Condition


Newly-orphaned Anne Beddingfield came to London expecting excitement. She didn't expect to find it on the platform of Hyde Park Corner tube station. When a fellow passenger pitches onto the rails and is electrocuted, the 'doctor' on the scene seems intent on searching the victim rather than examining him . . . Armed with a single clue, Anne finds herself struggling to unmask a faceless killer known only as 'The Colonel' - while 'The Colonel' struggles to eliminate her . ... View more info

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The Secret Adversary

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Pan / pan Bokos: 1961

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 246752

Condition: Good Condition


Great Pan No GP82. Tommy and Tuppence, two young people short of money and restless for excitement, embark on a daring business scheme – Young Adventurers Ltd. Their advertisement says they are ‘willing to do anything, go anywhere’. But their first assignment, for the sinister Mr Whittington, plunges them into more danger than they ever imagined… 221 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; Ra... View more info

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Hickory Dickory Dock

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Fontana / Collins: 1958

Seller ID: 246810

Condition: Good Condition


An outbreak of kleptomania at a student hostel was not normally the sort of crime that aroused Hercule Poirot's interest. But then he saw the list of stolen and vandalized items: a stethoscope, some old flannel trousers, a box of chocolates, a slashed rucksack, and a diamond ring found in a bowl of soup. He congratulated the warden, Mrs. Hubbard, on a "unique and beautiful problem."The list made absolutely no sense at all. But, reasoned Poirot, if this was merely... View more info

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Murder On The Orient Express

By: Agatha Christie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Great Britain, HarperCollins: 1994

Seller ID: 247660

ISBN: 0006170064

Condition: Good Condition


loathed murder victim found aboard the luxurious Orient Express with multiple stab wounds, thirteen likely suspects, an incomparably brilliant detective in Hercule Poirot, and the most ingenious crime ever conceived? 232 pages. Tanning to pages. Cover edges rubbed. Film Tie-In. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0006170064. ISBN/EAN: 9780006170068. Inventory No: 247660. Paperback View more info

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44 Scotland Street

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Abacus: 2006

Seller ID: 247662

ISBN: 0349119716

Condition: Very Good Condition


The story revolves around the comings and goings at No. 44 Scotland Street, a fictitious building in a real street in Edinburgh. Immediately recognisable are the Edinburgh chartered surveyor, stalwart of the Conservative Association, who dreams of membership of Scotland's most exclusive golf club. We have the pushy Stockbridge mother, and her prodigiously talented five-year-old son, who is making good progress with the saxophone and with his Italian. Then there is Domeni... View more info

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Good as Gone

By: Amy Gentry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, HQ / HarperCollins: 2017

Seller ID: 246578

ISBN: 0008228124

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Eight years ago, thirteen-year-old Julie Whitaker was kidnapped from her bedroom in the middle of the night. In the years since, her family have papered over the cracks of their grief - while hoping against hope that Julie is still alive. And then, one night, the doorbell rings. 273 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN/EAN: 9780008228125. Inve... View more info

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The Silent Partner

By: Anders Bodelsen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Crime / Penguin Books: 1978

Seller ID: 246594

ISBN: 0140050442

Condition: Good Condition


Covers rubbed 221 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction::Crime Fiction; Crime Fiction; ISBN: 0140050442. ISBN/EAN: 9780140050448. Inventory No: 246594. Paperback View more info

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Caroline Minuscule

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $5.00

Publisher: USA, Penguin Books: 1984

Seller ID: 246129

ISBN: 0140070990

Condition: Good Condition


A medieval script launches a modern treasure hunt lightly dusted with black humor... William Dougal is a postgraduate student of history with expensive tastes and low moral fibre. He is the sort who is as likely to commit murders as to solve them. Thus it is that when he stumbles on the garotted corpse of his detested tutor, he doesn’t call the police. Instead, he slips away, intent on avoiding a row with his girlfriend. Naturally, his actions don’t go undetected. En... View more info

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Waiting For The End Of The World

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1985

Seller ID: 246595

ISBN: 0140080635

Condition: Good Condition


The story opens with the lunatic fringe: a public meeting being addressed by an apostle of apocalyptic doom. But Dougal soon realizes that it's his own doom that may be at hand. He decides not to get involved in another of Hanbury's dangerous plots, but when Zelda, the ravishing black girl who trustingly turns up on his doorstep, is kidnapped by Hanbury, what can Dougal do but follow in hot pursuit? At least he has a trustworthy aide, the conscienceless Malcolm, and toge... View more info

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Hidden Depths

By: Ann Cleeves

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, MacMillan: 2007

Seller ID: 246396

Condition: Good Condition


On a hot summer on the Northumberland coast, Julie Armstrong arrives home from a night out to find her son murdered. Luke has been strangled, laid out in a bath of water and covered with wild flowers. This stylized murder scene has Inspector Vera Stanhope and her team intrigued. But now, Vera must work quickly to find this killer who is making art out of death. As local residents are forced to share their private lives, sinister secrets are slowly unearthed. And all the ... View more info

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Thornwood House

By: Anna Romer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 2016

Seller ID: 241067

ISBN: 1925456250

Condition: Very Good Condition


When you're all that stands between the murderous past and the fate of those you love, how far would you go to save them? When Audrey Kepler inherits an abandoned homestead in rural Queensland, she jumps at the chance to escape her loveless existence in the city and make a fresh start. In a dusty back room of the old house, she discovers the crumbling photo of a handsome World War Two medic - Samuel Riordan, the homestead's former occupant - and soon finds herself becomi... View more info

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Blessed Are Those Who Thirst [A Hanne Wilhelmsen Novel]

By: Anne Holt

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Scribner: 2012

Seller ID: 244143

ISBN: 0857898116

Condition: Very Good Condition


The Oslo police are baffled. Crime scenes are being found covered with blood, but there is no victim. Only an odd series of numbers is left behind. When a girl is brutally raped in her apartment, Detective Hanne Wilhelmsen is charged with solving the case. Hanne quickly notices strange similarities with the blood-stained crime scenes. But the victim's father has started an independent hunt for the rapist...and Hanne will have to race against time to prevent a victim beco... View more info

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No Graves As Yet

By: Anne Perry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, HarperCollins: 2004

Seller ID: 239935

ISBN: 0755322258

Condition: Good Condition


In the last idyllic summer of 1914, the battle lines are already drawn. In Cambridge, the golden June days seem timeless. But for Joseph Reavley the summer is shattered by his parents' deaths in a car accident. Bringing the terrible news, his brother reveals that their father, a retired MP, had been travelling to see him about a sinister plot he had discovered. Matthew's job in the secret service means that he would understand the mysterious document their father possess... View more info

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Shoulder The Sky

By: Anne Perry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, HarperCollins: 2005

Seller ID: 239936

ISBN: 0755302877

Condition: Good Condition


In April 1915 Joseph Reavley is serving as chaplain on the Front Line at Ypres. The war that should have been 'over by Christmas' has already decimated the British Expeditionary Force. To Joseph's sector comes an ambitious young war correspondent determined to expose the horrors of trench life. But before he can dispatch his piece, he is found dead in no-man's-land. Still seeking the man behind his parents' murder, and to protect his sister Judith from the pain of an imp... View more info

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Execution Dock [An Inspector William Monk Novel]

By: Anne Perry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, HarperCollins: 2010

Seller ID: 239939

ISBN: 0755349024

Condition: Good Condition


Once again, Inspector William Monk, now of the Thames River Police, must face a dangerous foe. It's 1864, and after a game of cat and mouse, Monk has captured Jericho Phillips, the man he suspects of brutally killing a young mudlark and running an evil child prostitution ring. In bringing Phillips to justice, Monk hopes to close down the ring and avenge the memory of Durban, his old commander, who was determined to capture Philips. However at trial justice does not preva... View more info