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Murder on a Hot Tin Roof (Paige Turner Mystery)

By: Amanda Matetsky

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Berkley: November 2006

Seller ID: 96822

ISBN: 0425212939

Condition: Used - Good


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Murder is a Girl's Best Friend (Paige Turner Mystery)

By: Amanda Matetsky

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Berkley: July 2004

Seller ID: 120456

ISBN: 0425197166

Condition: Used - Good


Spunky 1950s detective Paige Turner finds herself embroiled in a messy murder mystery with the killer hot on her heels. She'll need all her skills to track him down--before she becomes his next victim. View more info

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The Devil's Footprints

By: Amanda Stevens

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Mira: March 2008

Seller ID: 79378

ISBN: 077832530X

Condition: Used - Good


The footprints were etched in the snow for miles, passing through walls and crossing rivers...appearing on the other side as though no barrier could stop them.In 1922 a farmer in Adamant, Arkansas, awakes to a noise on his roof and finds his snow-blanketed yard marked with thousands of cloven footprints. The prints vanish with the melting snow...only to reappear seventy years later near the gruesome killing of Rachel DeLaune.Years after her sister's unsolved murder, New Orleans tattoo artist Sarah DeLaune is haunted by the mysteries of her past. Sarah has always believed that her sister ... View more info

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The Whispering Room

By: Amanda Stevens

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Mira: March 2009

Seller ID: 93385

ISBN: 0778326284

Condition: Used - Good


Work is a welcome refuge for New Orleans homicide detective Evangeline Theroux. Feeling suffocated by her new baby, in whose eyes she sees only her dead husband, she throws herself into a high-profile murder case. Reclusive writer Lena Saunders offers Evangeline a provocative theory about the crime: it is the work of a lunatic vigilante. Lena spins the sordid story of Ruth and Rebecca Lemay, whose mother brutally murdered her male children in an insane effort to root out an "evil" gene. The girls survived and grew to adulthood--but one is carrying on her mother's grisly work.When the cas... View more info

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Wrong Place, Wrong Time

By: Andrea Kane

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Avon: March 2007

Seller ID: 69277

ISBN: 0060741333

Condition: Used - Good


Sally Montgomery anticipated a romantic weekend getaway. What she got instead was a nightmare of unrelenting terror. The murder of her companion and the torching of their cabin sends Sally into hiding--from the police, who believe she's a suspect . . . and from the killer, who wants her dead.Desperate and alone in the woods, Sally has nowhere to run and nowhere to turn--except to her ex-husband, former NYPD detective-turned-private investigator Pete Montgomery, and their daughter Devon, who inherited her father's investigative instincts. Devon's search for the truth takes her dangerously... View more info

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Grizzly

By: Andreae

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Worldwide Library: May 1996

Seller ID: 103030

ISBN: 0373262027

Condition: Used - Good


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The Mortal Sickness (The Lydmouth Crime Series)

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $7.23

Publisher: Hodder Paperback: February 2003

Seller ID: 42478

ISBN: 0340617144

Condition: Used - Good


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An Air That Kills (The Lydmouth Crime Series)

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $6.48

Publisher: Hodder Paperback: February 1995

Seller ID: 82382

ISBN: 0340617136

Condition: Used - Good


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Another Stab at Life (Volstead Manor Series #1) (Heartsong Presents Mysteries #9)

By: Anita Higman

Price: $2.49

Publisher: Barbour Publishing, Inc: February 2008

Seller ID: 86239

ISBN: 1597895164

Condition: Used - Good


She has nowhere to go, except the dilapidated mansion she's just inherited from her Granny Minna. Unfortunately, Bailey discovers the house has a history as shadowy as its hidden passages and finds the neighborhood overflowing with some rather quirky folks. Bailey suddenly feels like she's trapped inside the pages of a gothic novel - but with a comedic twist. In order to honor her grandmother's wishes and stay at Volstead Manor Bailey must unravel a string of mysteries and secrets, which all seem determined to stay happily ever buried. View more info

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The Western King (The Rune Blade Trilogy, Book 2)

By: Ann Marston

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harper Voyager: October 1996

Seller ID: 9334

ISBN: 0061056286

Condition: Used - Good


The Rune Blade The wanderer Red Kian has ruled Skai as Regent, but now it is time for him to step down. War clouds are gathering. Maedun sorcerers have taken the continent, and Saesnesi raiders are pillaging the islands. But Kian has three sons. One is a prince of Skai blood, one is a wizard touched by Tyadda fire, and one is a dreamer who longs to unite the Celi against their enemies. Which will inherit the rune blade known as Kingmaker? Which will have the power to confront the Black Riders who bring darkness like a cloak to cover the land? The answer will surprise you. Just as it... View more info

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The Western King (The Rune Blade Trilogy, Book 2)

By: Ann Marston

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Harper Voyager: October 1996

Seller ID: 44176

ISBN: 0061056286

Condition: Used - Good


The Rune Blade The wanderer Red Kian has ruled Skai as Regent, but now it is time for him to step down. War clouds are gathering. Maedun sorcerers have taken the continent, and Saesnesi raiders are pillaging the islands. But Kian has three sons. One is a prince of Skai blood, one is a wizard touched by Tyadda fire, and one is a dreamer who longs to unite the Celi against their enemies. Which will inherit the rune blade known as Kingmaker? Which will have the power to confront the Black Riders who bring darkness like a cloak to cover the land? The answer will surprise you. Just as it... View more info

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Dead March: A Civil War Mystery

By: Ann McMillan

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: September 1999

Seller ID: 18822

ISBN: 0140280200

Condition: Used - Good


Dead March is the first in an exciting new mystery series that takes place during the Civil War. It is the spring of 1861. Though the War Between the States is in its infancy, Richmond, Virginia, is not free of violent death, as two astute and courageous women from opposite ends of society discover when a grave is robbed, yielding the murdered body of a young slave woman. The silk scarf left carelessly with her body leads to suspects from every echelon of Richmond society -- and to more deaths. Narcissa Powers, a young white widow, begins to investigate and is soon aided by Judah Daniel, a fre... View more info

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Bread of the Dead

By: Ann Myers

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Avon: September 2015

Seller ID: 79682

ISBN: 0062382276

Condition: Used - Good


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Suspicion at Seven: A Lois Meade Mystery

By: Ann Purser

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley: December 2015

Seller ID: 72603

ISBN: 0425261794

Condition: Used - Good


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Theft on Thursday (Lois Meade Mystery)

By: Ann Purser

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley: February 2006

Seller ID: 99567

ISBN: 0425207471

Condition: Used - Good


A friend has asked working-class mother and housecleaner Lois Meade to help crack a case. It looks like the handsome new choirmaster may have been poisoned. Soon, Lois finds herself untangling a web of secrets, bigotry, and intrigue-and can't let the culprits get away clean. View more info

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Murder On Monday (Lois Meade Mystery)

By: Ann Purser

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley: October 2003

Seller ID: 102978

ISBN: 0425192970

Condition: Used - Good


A devoted wife and mother of three, Lois Meade cleans houses in the quaint village of Long Farnden. When a local spinster is murdered, Lois finds herself poking around her clients' houses for clues. But her quest for the killer will uncover some surprising secrets about this seemingly peaceful village-and put her family in mortal danger. View more info

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A Rare Murder In Princeton

By: Ann Waldron

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Berkley: April 2006

Seller ID: 10379

ISBN: 0425210375

Condition: Used - Good


Journalist McLeod Dulaney investigates when a new friend meets an uncommon demise in the rare books section of Princeton's library. View more info

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The Princeton Murders

By: Ann Waldron

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Berkley: January 2003

Seller ID: 10380

ISBN: 0425188205

Condition: Used - Good


Professor McLeod Delaney gets her first course in crime as the hallowed halls of one of the world's great universities offers an unexpected education in murder. At Princeton, English professors are being targeted by an intellectual with a grudge. View more info

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Fault Lines

By: Anna Salter

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Pocket Star Books: January 1998

Seller ID: 33002

ISBN: 1416501959

Condition: Used - Good


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Murder on a Bad Hair Day: A Southern Sisters Mystery

By: Anne George

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Avon: September 1996

Seller ID: 88142

ISBN: 0380780879

Condition: Used - Good


Murder on a Bad Hair DayIt's hard to believe practical, petite ex-schoolteacher Patricia Anne and amiable, ample-bodied, and outrageous Mary Alice are sisters, yet sibling rivalry has survived decades of good-natured disagreement about everything from husbands to hair color. No sooner do the Southern sisters discover a common interest in some local art, when they're arguing the artistic merits of some well-coiffured heads at a gallery opening. A few hours later, one of those pretty ladies ends up dead -- with not a hair out of place. The other shows up on Patricia Anne's doorstep dazed, ... View more info

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Murder Runs in the Family: A Southern Sisters Mystery

By: Anne George

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Avon: June 1997

Seller ID: 120066

ISBN: 0380784491

Condition: Used - Good


Mary Alice has spared nothing for her only daughter's wedding -- from seventy-five yards of bridal train to gourmet food for over three hundred guests and enough glittering elegance to make Mary Alice think about finding herself a fourth rich husband to pay for it all. Practical Patricia Anne has put away her aunt-of-the-bride blue chiffon and settled back into domesticity when fun-loving Mary Alice calls to say they have a post-wedding date with a genealogist from the groom's side of the family. Lunch is a fascinating lesson on the hazards of finding dirty linens in ancestral boudoirs that... View more info

DARK DEEDS-ANNE MARIE BECKER[MINDHUNTERS][BOOK 4]

By: ANNE MARIE BECKER

Price: $4.00

Publisher: CARINA PRESS: January 2014

Seller ID: 84675

ISBN: 037300253X

Condition: Used - Good


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Cain His Brother (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy Books: November 1996

Seller ID: 10209

ISBN: 0804115079

Condition: Used - Good


" A TRIUMPH . . . A model of the richness and subtleties of relationships, characters, and story construction." --Chicago Sun-TimesIn his family life, Angus Stonefield had been gentle and loving; in business, a man of probity; and in his relationship with his twin brother, Caleb, a virtual saint. Now Angus is missing, and it appears more than possible that Caleb--a creature long since abandoned to depravity--has murdered him. Hired to find the missing man, William Monk puts himself into his shoes, searching for clues to Angus's fate and his vicious brother's whereabouts. Slow... View more info

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Defend and Betray

By: ANNE PERRY

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Ballantine Books: October 1993

Seller ID: 10214

ISBN: 080411188X

Condition: Used - Good


" A richly textured and timeless novel of suspense. Her Victorian England pulsates with life and is peopled with wonderfully memorable characters." Faye KellermanAlthough esteemed General Thaddeus Carlyon meets his death in a freak accident at home, his beautiful wife, Alexandra, confesses that she killed him. Investigator William Monk, nurse Hester Latterly, and the brilliant Oliver Rathbone, counsel for the defense, work feverishly to break down the wall of silence raised by the accused and her husband's proud family. With the trial only days away, they inch toward the dark... View more info

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The Face of a Stranger (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: February 1997

Seller ID: 10217

ISBN: 0804108587

Condition: Used - Good


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Sudden, Fearful Death (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ivy Books: October 1994

Seller ID: 40739

ISBN: 0804112835

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Sins of the Wolf (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: October 1995

Seller ID: 41118

ISBN: 0804113831

Condition: Used - Good


" Perry has two] strengths: memorable characters and an ability to evoke the Victorian era with the finely wrought detail of a miniaturist." --The Wall Street JournalNurse Hester Latterly finds herself well-suited for the position: accompany Mrs. Mary Farraline, an elderly Scottish lady with delicate health, on a short train trip to London. Yet Hester's simple job takes a grave turn when the woman dies during the night. And when a postmortem examination of the body reveals a lethal dose of medicine, Hester is charged with murder--punishable by execution.The notorious cas... View more info

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The Face of a Stranger (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: February 1997

Seller ID: 92829

ISBN: 0804108587

Condition: Used - Good


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Sins of the Wolf (William Monk Novels (Paperback))

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: October 1995

Seller ID: 92832

ISBN: 0804113831

Condition: Used - Good


" Perry has two] strengths: memorable characters and an ability to evoke the Victorian era with the finely wrought detail of a miniaturist." --The Wall Street JournalNurse Hester Latterly finds herself well-suited for the position: accompany Mrs. Mary Farraline, an elderly Scottish lady with delicate health, on a short train trip to London. Yet Hester's simple job takes a grave turn when the woman dies during the night. And when a postmortem examination of the body reveals a lethal dose of medicine, Hester is charged with murder--punishable by execution.The notorious cas... View more info

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Pentecost Alley (Charlotte & Thomas Pitt Novels)

By: Anne Perry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett Crest: March 1997

Seller ID: 100384

ISBN: 0449225666

Condition: Used - Good


" DIFFICULT TO PUT DOWN . . . Descriptive, evocative, and always precise . . . The mystery plot is tricky and beautifully paced." *The Virginian-Pilot The ritual murder of a prostitute named Ada McKinley in a bedroom on decrepit Pentecost Alley would ordinarily occasion no stir in Victoria's great metropolis. But, under the victim's body, the police find a Hellfire Club badge inscribed with the name Finlay Fitzjames--a name that instantly draws Superintendent Thomas Pitt into the case. Finlay's father *immensely wealthy, powerful, and dangerous *refuses to consider... View more info