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212: A Novel (Ellie Hatcher)

By: Alafair Burke

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Harper: March 2010

Seller ID: 109593

ISBN: 0061561223

Condition: Used - Good


In New York City, Nights Are Dangerous. Days Are Numbered.When New York University sophomore Megan Gunther finds personal threats posted to a Web site specializing in campus gossip, she's taken aback by their menacing tone. Someone knows her daily routine down to the minute and is watching her--but thanks to the anonymity provided by the Internet, the police tell her there's nothing they can do. Her friends are sure it's someone's idea of a joke, but when Megan is murdered in a vicious attack, NYPD Detective Ellie Hatcher is convinced that the online threats are more than just empty word... View more info

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Angel's Tip (Ellie Hatcher)

By: Alafair Burke

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Publisher: Harper: August 2008

Seller ID: 109868

ISBN: 0061561029

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In a city full of victims . . . it's hard to choose just one.Fresh-faced Indiana college student Chelsea Hart is so excited to spend the final hours of her spring break in the VIP room of an elite New York City club that she remains behind when her girlfriends call it a night. The next morning, as her concerned friends anxiously pace their hotel lobby, joggers find Chelsea's body in East River Park, her wavy blond hair brutally hacked off. NYPD Detective Ellie Hatcher catches the case and homes in on the group of privileged men who were last seen plying Chelsea with free-flowing alcoh... View more info

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The Dark Tide (Ty Hauck, No 2)

By: Andrew Gross

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Publisher: William Morrow: March 2008

Seller ID: 82355

ISBN: 0061143421

Condition: Used - Good


An explosion rips through New York City's Grand Central Station one morning, destroying the train Karen Friedman's husband, a successful hedge fund manager, is riding in to work. Days later, with many bodies still unidentifiable, Karen resigns herself to the awful truth: her husband of eighteen years is dead.On that same day, a suspicious hit-and-run accident leaves a young man dead in Karen's hometown of Greenwich, Connecticut. Ty Hauck, a detective, becomes emotionally caught up in the case and finds a clue that shockingly connects the two seemingly unrelated events.Months later, tw... View more info

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Tony and Susan

By: Austin Wright

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: August 2011

Seller ID: 89164

ISBN: 0446582905

Condition: Used - Good


Fifteen years ago, Susan Morrow left her first husband Edward Sheffield, an unpublished writer. Now, she's enduring middle class suburbia as a doctor's wife, when out of the blue she receives a package containing the manuscript of her ex-husband's first novel. He writes asking her to read the book; she was always his best critic, he says. As Susan reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a math professor driving his family to their summer house in Maine. And as we read with her, we too become lost in Sheffield's thriller. As the Hastings' ordinary, civilized lives are ... View more info

Messiah

By: Boris Starling

Price: $2.00

Publisher: ONYX: January 1999

Seller ID: 59596

ISBN: 073940461X

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The Lace Reader: A Novel

By: Brunonia Barry

Price: $2.00

Publisher: William Morrow: August 2008

Seller ID: 88588

ISBN: 0061624764

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Every gift has a price . . .Every piece of lace has a secret . . .My name is Towner Whitney. No, that's not exactly true. My real first name is Sophya. Never believe me. I lie all the time. . . .Towner Whitney, the self-confessed unreliable narrator of The Lace Reader, hails from a family of Salem women who can read the future in the patterns in lace, and who have guarded a history of secrets going back generations, but the disappearance of two women brings Towner home to Salem and the truth about the death of her twin sister to light. The Lace Reader is a mesmerizing tale that ... View more info

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The Midnight Palace

By: Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers: May 2011

Seller ID: 98624

ISBN: 0316044733

Condition: Used - Good


In the heart of Calcutta lurks a dark mystery.... Set in Calcutta in the 1930s, "The Midnight Palace" begins on a dark night when an English lieutenant fights to save newborn twins Ben and Sheere from an unthinkable threat. Despite monsoon-force rains and terrible danger lurking around every street corner, the young lieutenant manages to get them to safety, but not without losing his own life. . . . Years later, on the eve of Ben and Sheere's sixteenth birthday, the mysterious threat reenters their lives. This time, it may be impossible to escape. With the help of their brave friends, ... View more info

The Lizard's Bite

By: David Hewson

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Publisher: Delacorte Press: October 2006

Seller ID: 124065

ISBN: 0385339550

Condition: Used - Good


On an August night on a small island near Venice, a fire explodes in a glassmaking shop. When help arrives, two people are dead, a rich Englishman is implicated, and investigators from Rome are assigned a case no one wants them to solve....In this spellbinding new novel featuring Detective Nic Costa, author David Hewson weaves together the rich fabric of Europe's most beguiling city with a riveting tale of passion, corruption, and the poisonous bite of betrayal. On their private island, the Arcangelo family defy the world: living in a decaying palazzo, making glass in a terrifying, archaic... View more info

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Blackout

By: David Rosenfelt

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Minotaur Books: December 2015

Seller ID: 125562

ISBN: 1250055318

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Breathless

By: Dean Koontz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam: November 2009

Seller ID: 128728

ISBN: 0553807153

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#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Dean Koontz delivers a thrilling novel of suspense and adventure, as the lives of strangers converge around a mystery unfolding high in the Colorado mountains--and the balance of the world begins to tilt.... In the stillness of a golden September afternoon, deep in the wilderness of the Rockies, a solitary craftsman, Grady Adams, and his magnificent Irish wolfhound Merlin step from shadow into light...and into an encounter with enchantment. That night, through the trees, under the moon, a pair of singular animals will watch Grady's isolated home, wait... View more info

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The Visionary

By: Donald S. Passman

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Warner Books: June 1999

Seller ID: 40192

ISBN: 0446521590

Condition: Used - Good


Accountant Lisa Cleary has always been plagued with psychic visions, but never like this. Now, in her mind's eye, she sees horrifying murders and fears for her own life. Meanwhile, Detective Danny Talon is on an urgent mission to find the violent killer of three young women. Both seek out Professor Michael Rennick, psychiatrist and author, for guidance. As the personal and professional lives of three intense people collide, their desperate need to find a clever killer intensifies in an electrifying thriller that will keep readers up all night with the lights on. View more info

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Never Wave Goodbye: A Novel of Suspense

By: Doug Magee

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Touchstone: June 2010

Seller ID: 79876

ISBN: 1439153981

Condition: Used - Good


"An innocent rite of passage turns into a nightmare for four couples, exposing their secrets and risking the lives of their children. "After passing the bittersweet parental milestone of putting her daughter, Sarah on the bus to sleep-away camp for the first time, Lena Trainor plans to spend the next two weeks fixing all the problems in her marriage. But when a second bus arrives to pick up Sarah for camp, no one seems to know anything about the first bus or its driver. Sarah and three other children have been kidnapped, and within hours of the crime the parents receive an email demandin... View more info

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Darkness All Around

By: Doug Magee

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Touchstone: October 2011

Seller ID: 79877

ISBN: 1439154023

Condition: Used - Good


When there's DARKNESS ALL AROUND . . . some memories are best forgotten Within the span of one harrowing week, Risa's alcoholic husband, Sean, disappears, and her best friend, Carol, is brutally murdered. Eleven years later, Risa has seemingly put her life back together again, comforted by the love of her new husband, who is a local politician, and the knowledge that Carol's killer has been convicted. But then just as suddenly as he disappeared, Sean resurfaces-- sober, plagued by horrific recollections of Carol's murder, and convinced he was the real killer. Sean's startling claim buzze... View more info

What Happened to My Sister

By: Elizabeth Flock

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: January 2012

Seller ID: 31046

ISBN: 1620903288

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The Moment She Was Gone: A Novel

By: Evan Hunter

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Publisher: Simon & Schuster: July 2002

Seller ID: 107074

ISBN: 074323748X

Condition: Used - Good


It's two o'clock in the morning when Andrew Gulliver gets a phone call from his mother, who tells him his twin sister, Annie, is gone. This is not the first time. Ever since she was sixteen, she's been taking off without notice to places as far distant as Papua New Guinea, then returning unexpectedly, only to disappear yet another time, again and again and again. But this time is different. Last month, Annie got into serious trouble in Sicily and was briefly held in a mental hospital, where an Italian doctor diagnosed her as schizophrenic. Andrew's divorced mother refuses to accept th... View more info

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Wounded Moon

By: Gary Cook

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Stoeger Pub Co: September 2004

Seller ID: 106827

ISBN: 0883172720

Condition: Used - Good


Blending knowledge of the wilderness with the storyteller's art, the author spins a dark, spirit-filled tale of fateful events in the remote forests of Ihe Appalachian Mountains. The fate of a lost child is linked with the destiny of mankind and a gifted woodsman and a journalist must face dangers both real and spiritual to rescue the lost girl from a deadly foe. Powerful forces gather, all drawn together in one of the world's great wild places. "Brutal yet beautiful. "Wounded Moon" is a compelling and spiritual novelette that pits man against his most intimate fears--those most assuredly real... View more info

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The Greatcoat: A Ghost Story

By: Helen Dunmore

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: October 2012

Seller ID: 42917

ISBN: 0802120601

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James M. Cain: Three Complete Novels: The Postman Always Rings Twice, Double Indemnity, and Mildred Pierce

By: James M. Cain

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Wings Books: October 1994

Seller ID: 108111

ISBN: 0517118580

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A Million Heavens (McSweeney's Rectangulars)

By: John Brandon

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Publisher: McSweeney's: July 2012

Seller ID: 104338

ISBN: 1936365731

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Dark Hollow

By: John Connolly

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: June 2001

Seller ID: 124340

ISBN: 0743203321

Condition: Used - Good


When John Connolly burst upon the literary suspense scene in 1999, he was an immediate international sensation. His "Every Dead Thing" became an instantaneous bestseller in England, and here in America, his writing was greeted with extraordinary accolades. He won the prestigious Shamus Award for Best First Private Eye Novel, and, as the "San Francisco Examiner" wrote, "John Connolly's tale is as riveting and chilling as Thomas Harris's "The Silence of the Lambs" and James Patterson's "Kiss the Girls."" Now, Connolly returns with "Dark Hollow," a terrifying and ingenious novel of a murdero... View more info

Searing

By: John Coyne

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Putnam Pub Group (T): August 1980

Seller ID: 57940

ISBN: 0399125477

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Color Blind: A Novel of Suspense

By: Jonathan Santlofer

Price: $2.00

Publisher: William Morrow: October 2004

Seller ID: 32770

ISBN: 0060541040

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Kate McKinnon is back -- and this time it's personal.When two hideously eviscerated bodies are discovered and the only link between them is a bizarre painting left at each crime scene, the NYPD turns to former cop Kate McKinnon, the woman who brought the serial killer the Death Artist to justice. Having settled back into her satisfying life as art historian, published author, host of a weekly PBS television series, and wife of one of New York's top lawyers, Kate wants no part of it.But Kate's sense of tranquillity is shattered when this new sequence of murders strikes too close to hom... View more info

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The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane

By: Katherine Howe

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Publisher: Voice: June 2009

Seller ID: 123346

ISBN: 1401340903

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"A fresh present-day story infused with an original take on popular history. Forget broomsticks and pointy hats; here are witches that could well be walking among us today. This debut novel flows with poetic charm and eloquence that achieves high literary merit while concocting a gripping supernatural puzzler. Katherine Howe's talent is spellbinding."--Matthew Pearl, author of The Poe Shadow and The Dante ClubA spellbinding, beautifully written novel that moves between contemporary times and one of the most fascinating and disturbing periods in American history-the Salem witch trials. View more info

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Mother, Mother: A Novel

By: Koren Zailckas

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Publisher: Crown: September 2013

Seller ID: 98881

ISBN: 0385347235

Condition: Used - Good


From Koren Zailckas, author of the iconic memoir SMASHED: an electrifying debut novel about a family being torn apart by the woman who claims to love them most Josephine Hurst has her family under control. With two beautiful daughters, a brilliantly intelligent son, a tech-guru of a husband and a historical landmark home, her life is picture perfect. She has everything she wants; all she has to do is keep it that way. But living in this matriarch's determinedly cheerful, yet subtly controlling domain hasn't been easy for her family, and when her oldest daughter, Rose, runs off with a myste... View more info

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Tropic of Night

By: Michael Gruber

Price: $2.00

Publisher: William Morrow: March 2003

Seller ID: 127197

ISBN: 0060509546

Condition: Used - Good


Not since The Secret History has a novel so flawlessly married the ferocious intensity of an unforgettable thriller with the depth, daring, and nuance of our most celebrated literary fiction. Tropic of Night is a virtuoso performance -- an unforgettably accomplished novel, a masterpiece of electricity and ambition.Jane Doe was a promising anthropologist, an expert on shamanism. Now she's nothing, a shadow: after faking her own suicide, she's living under an assumed identity in Miami with a little girl to protect. Everyone thinks she's dead. Or so she hopes.Then the killings start, a s... View more info

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Why We Die

By: Mick Herron

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf: September 2006

Seller ID: 118325

ISBN: 0786718277

Condition: Used - Good


When Tim Whitby checks into a hotel, he's not intending to check out again -- but then he meets Katrina Blake, a woman in need of rescue. When Arkle, Baxter and Trent inherit the family business, they're not planning on making a go of it -- there are quicker ways of getting rich, if you're not squeamish about the violence involved. And when Zoe Boehm agrees to track down the the masked men who robbed Harold Sweeney's jewellery shop, she's hoping to pay off the taxes she's avoided. She's not expecting to wind up in a coffin. But Arkle has a crossbow; Tim has a life that's run out of purpose, an... View more info

The Throat

By: Peter Straub

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Dutton Adult: April 1993

Seller ID: 114993

ISBN: 0525935037

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The Thieves of Legend: A Thriller

By: Richard Doetsch

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Atria Books: November 2012

Seller ID: 107151

ISBN: 1416598987

Condition: Used - Good


In a world of dark and light, where East meets West, a horrific act of violence propels former thief Michael St. Pierre into a mystery that began five hundred years ago. . . . In Richard Doetsch's next unforgettable Thieves thriller, Michael and his ex-girlfriend KC Ryan have been blackmailed by a U.S. Army colonel. They are to travel to opposite ends of China, and each is responsible for stealing a piece of an ancient puzzle: a diary and a compass. With their lives dependent on each other's success, they must face off against the complex underworld of the Chinese triads, a twisted female ... View more info

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In Awe

By: Scott Heim

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: June 1997

Seller ID: 107185

ISBN: 0060186879

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The acclaimed author of Mysterious Skin presents a gripping psychological thriller about three friends and the horror and violence that befall them one rain-soaked autumn.Sarah, Harriet, and Boris are Outcasts Searching for solace in their own private fantasy worlds. Mourning the recent death of her best friend, Marshall, Sarah tries to find comfort in the countless horror movies she loves. Harriet, Marshall's mother, grieves by immersing herself in the serenity of her farm. Then there is Boris. A sixteen-year-old orphan with dreams of writing the ultimate zombie novel, he spends his nights... View more info

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Love Is Red: Book One of the Night Song Trilogy

By: Sophie Jaff

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Harper: May 2015

Seller ID: 123862

ISBN: 0062346261

Condition: Used - Good


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