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Birdman

by Hayder, Mo

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780593045206
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$80.00

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London, United Kingdom: Bantam Press, 2000. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. A beautiful unread 'As New' copy complete with the red promotional wrap-around band stating 'As good as Thomas Harris or your money back'. Debut novel by this gritty writer featuring Detetive Jack Caffery who's a lead detective in London's crack murder squad. A ritualistic killer seems… Read more
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Bringing Out the Dead

by Connelly, Joe

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1998
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780375400407
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$25.00

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New York: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1998. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Author's debut novel that formed the basis of the Martin Scorcese starring Nicholas Cage. Adrenaline-fueled novel that chronicles a harrowing forty-eight hour period in the life of Frank Pierce, an EMS medic working the graveyard shift in New York City's Hell's Kitchen. Light bumping… Read more
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A Grave Talent

by King, Laurie R

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780312088040
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$50.00

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Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: St Martins Press, 1993. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Signed and inscribed, 'For - ' Author's dazzling debut and Edgar Award-winning novel. Homicide detective Casey Martinelli investigates the murder of an eight year old girl centered around an odd rural colony outside San Francisco. Light erasure to flyleaf.. Boldly SIGNED By Author on the… Read more
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Jennie

by Preston, Douglas J.; Child, Lincoln

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition- Second Printing
ISBN
9780312112943
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$70.00

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New York: St Martins Press, 1994. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Signed and inscribed, "To - , To add to your Preston ape collection, with fond regards' . Author's debut novel about Jennie, an orphan chimp found by Professor in Africa who rasies "Jennie' as one of his own. Light bumping to spine ends.. Boldly SIGNED By… Read more
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Incendiary

by Cleave, Chris

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advance Uncorrected Proof
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$35.00

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New York: Knopf, 2005. The author's stunning debut novel. In the aftermath of a suicide bombing at a London soccer stadium, a woman who loses both her husband and son is pushed to acts of desperation.. Advance Uncorrected Proof. Plain yellow Wrappers.. Fine.
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Incendiary

by Cleave, Chris

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
Advanced Reading Copy (ARC)
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$35.00

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New York: Knopf, 2005. The author's stunning debut novel. In the aftermath of a suicide bombing at a London soccer stadium, a woman who loses both her husband and son is pushed to acts of desperation.. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC). Pictorial Wrappers. Fine.
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Gun, With Occasional Music

by Lethem, Jonathan

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780151364589
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$50.00

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Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.: Harcourt, 1994. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Unread. A 1994 Nebula Award nominee. Review copy with publisher's material laid-in. Author's highly-praised debut novel, Jonthan Lethem's first novel is a science fiction mystery that combines the best elements of a Chandleresque hard-boiled mystery with a very fertile imagination to create a unique hybrid all his… Read more
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The Earthquake Bird

by Jones, Susanna

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2001
Condition
As New
Edition
True First Edition, First Prinitng
ISBN
9780330485012
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$80.00

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London, United Kingdom: Picador, 2001. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Unread. Author's fast-paced and well-received debut novel that takes place in Japan and throttles into high gear with a murder on the first page and delves into the mind of a young English girl working in Tokyo, Lucy Fly, who is the chief suspect. This novel won the… Read more
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An Hour to Kill

by Yapalater, Karin

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2003
Condition
Fair
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780688165994
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$20.00

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New York: William Morrow & Co, 2003. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Inscribed and signed, 'To - , Read, write, and dream'. Author's debut novel featuring New York City detecives Gurson and Kane who investigate the death of a fellow officer found burned to death. A touch of creasing to head of dj spine.. SIGNED by Author… Read more
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Except the Dying

by Jennings, Maureen

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780312168292
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$70.00

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New York: St Martins Press, 1997. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Author'samazing and higly touted debut novel that talles place in the winter of 1895 in Toronto, where the unclad body of a servant girl is found in a deserted laneway. Corner crease to one interior page, bumping to spineens, otherwise unread.. SIGNED by Author on… Read more
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The Master Sniper

by Hunter, Stephen

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1980
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition- Third Printing
ISBN
9780688035914
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$150.00

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Morrow, 1980. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Scarce first novel by this fantastic author. It's 1945, Germany, and US inteligence is convinced that the Third REich is planning pone last operation involving the master sniper,Repp, of the Waffen SS, and it's up yo Jmes Leets of the OSS and his team to stop them. Light… Read more
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The Coroner's Lunch

by Cotterill, Colin

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2004
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781569473764
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$60.00

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New York: Soho Pr Inc, 2004. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Unread. Author's excellent debut novel. Dr. Siri has been appointed to be the chief coroner in the country of Laos, ruled by the Communist Pathet Lao party. Trying to maintain a delicate balance between the truth and the party-line, he starts to delve into a… Read more
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Soft Money: A Filomena Buscarsela Mystery

by Wishnia, K. J. A

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525945017
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$20.00

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New York: E P Dutton, 1999. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Author's gritty debut novel featuring Filomena Buscarsela, an ex-cop who traded in her uniform for motherhood. When someone kills the owner of a local bodega only blocks away from where she lives, Filiomena takes it real personal. Light push to tail of spine, a touch… Read more
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Brick Lane

by Ali, Monica

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780743243308
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$35.00

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Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 2003. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Author's debut novel that was short-listed for the Booker Prize. Brick Lane that tells the story of Nazneen, a woman who was born in a Bangladeshi village and moved to London when she was eighteen and entered an arranged marriage. There she's transformed by… Read more
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The Mezzanine: A Novel

by Baker, Nicholson

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781555842581
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$45.00

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New York: Grove Press, 1988. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. A beautiful copy of the author's scarce debut original novel that is a portriat of a young man;s day at the office. Previous owner's short inscription inked to fre front endpaper.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Acts of Revision

by Bedford, Martyn

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780593039830
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$45.00

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London, United Kingdom: Bantam Press, 1996. In a clear protective Brodart mylar cover. Author's dark debut novel that has received rave reviews. Gregory Lynn is a thrity-five year old orphan and bachelor living a solitary life after a childhood of traumas. Now the memories have re-surfaced, and Gregory remembers every name of those who made him this way, so he… Read more
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Justine

by Thompson, Alice

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781887178655
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$25.00

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Washington, D.C: Counterpoint, 1998. Unread. In a clear protective mylar cover. Entralled by the painting of a young woman whose portrait hangs above his mantel in his flat, a young art collector searches London for the woman who he has seen staring at him from his garden outside. Author's debut novel and winner of the James Tait Memorial Prize… Read more
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Every Dead Thing

by Connolly, John

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780684857145
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$25.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1999. In this amazing debut novel, Charlie Parker, a former city detective, is hanuted by the horrible deaths of his wife and daughter at the hands of a fiendish killer who was never caught, Now a series of disturbing killings puts him the trail of a killer known as 'traveling man' who thinks of his… Read more
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The Sparrow

by Russell, Mary Doria

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Nothing Like A Good Book
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Issue.
ISBN
9780679451501
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$80.00

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Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Villard Books, 1996. With all correct points. Review copy with publisher's material laid-in. Light bumping to spine ends. Tiny nick to tail of dj spine, a hiunt of wear at head of dj spine. The author's dazzling debut novel tells the story of linguist Emilio Sandoz, a Jesuit priest, the only surviving member of a team… Read more
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Reservation Blues : A Novel

by Alexie, Sherman

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Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition- First Printing
ISBN
9780871135940
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$30.00

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New York: Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated, 1995 Minor crease to inside rear flap of dj. In a clear protective Brodart Cover. Sherman Alexie's first novel is a mythic and musical tale of Coyote Springs, an all-India Catholic rock-and-roll band.. First Edition- First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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