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Alias Grace
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Alias Grace

By Atwood, Margaret

New York: Nan A. Talese, 1996. Pictorial boards; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; full number line; stated first edition. "Grace Marks has been convicted for her involvement in the vicious murders of her employer, the wealthy Thomas Kinnear, and of Nancy Montgomery, his housekeeper and mistress. Some belive Grace is innocent; others think her evil or insane. Now serving a life sentence after a stint in Toronto's lunatic asylum, Grace herself claims to have no memory of the murders." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

Hard Time
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Hard Time

By Paretsky, Sarah

New York: Random House, 1999. Large print edition. Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.00

Fever Moon
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Fever Moon

By Haines, Carolyn

New York: St. Martin's Minotaur, 2007. Black boards with red lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated first edition. "Set in New Iberia, Louisiana, during World War II, 'Fever Moon' begins when Deputy Raymond Thibodeaux discoers Adele Hebert covered in blood and hovering over the brutally eviscerated body of Henri Bastion, a wealthy plantation owner. In the aftermath of the murder, Adele claims to be the 'loup-garou,' a legendary Cajun shape-shifter that traditionally takes the shape of a wolf, and panic ensues in this small town that already ahs been living under the pressures of wartime rationing and poverty." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Like New/Like New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Redemption Road
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Redemption Road

By Hart, John

New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2016. Blue boards with light blue foil lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated first edition. "Imagine: A boy with a gun waits for the man who killed his mother. A troubled detective confronts her past in the aftermath of a brutal shooting. After thirteen years in prison, a good cop walks free as deep in the forest, on the alter of an abandoned church, a body cools in pale linen. This is a town on the brink. this is Redemption Road." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Like New/Like New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

The Affair
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The Affair

By Child, Lee

New York: Delacorte Press, 2011. Dark blue boards with dark blue tape binding; silver lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated first edition. "Everything starts somewhere...For elite military copy Jack Reacher, that somewhere was Carter Crossing, Mississippi, way back in 1997. A lonely railroad track. A crime scene. A coverup." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Like New/Like New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.99

The Good Daughter
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The Good Daughter

By Slaughter, Karin

New York: William Morrow, 2017. Blue boards with black tape binding; gold foil lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; stated First U.S. Edition. "The stunning new novel from the internationally #1 bestselling author -- a searing, spellbinding blend of cold-case thriller and psychological suspense. Twenty-eight years ago, Charlotte and Samantha Quinn's happy small-town family life was torn apart by a terrifying attack on their family home. It left their mother dead. It left their father -- Pikeville's notorious defense attorney -- devastated. And it left the family fractured beyond repair, consumed by secrets from that terrible night." -- from the dj. First U.S. Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$21.99

The Hangman's Daughter

By Potzsch, Oliver

New York: AmazonCrossing, 2010. Translated from German by Lee Chadeayne; full number line; red foil lettering on black cover. "October 12 was a good day for a killing, It had rained all week, but on this Friday, after the church fair, our good Lord was in a kindlier mood. Though autumn had already come, the sun was shining brightly on that part of Bavaria they call the Pfaffenwinkel - the priests' corner - and merry noise an dlaughter oculd be heard from the town. Drums rumbled, cymbals clanged, and somewhere a fiddle was playing. The aroma of deep-fried doughnuts and roasted meat drifted down to the foul-smelling tanners' quarter. Yes, it was going to be a lovely execution." --from the back cover. Hard Cover. Like New/No Jacket. Illus. by Ben Gibson. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$29.99

Pretty Girls
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Pretty Girls

By Slaughter, Karin

New York: William Morrow, 2015. Mustard colored boards with black tape binding; goil foil lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped; stated first edition. "It's been more than twenty years since Claire and Lydia last spoke. Claire is the glamorous trophy wife of an Atlanta millionaire; Lydia, a single mother dating an ex-con, struggles to make ends meet. But neither has recorered from the disappearance of their sister Julia two decades earlier - and the shocking murder of Clair's husband brings the horror and heartbreak of the past roaring back into their lives." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Like New/Like New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.99

In the Shadow of the Tower

By Keene, Carolyn

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1934. Mauve boards with black embossed lettering on front, with cameo of two girls with a magnifyig glass; spine and edges show wear; previous owner's name and address on ffep.Part of The Adna Girls Mystery Stories series.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Ferdinand E. Warren. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$15.00

Last Car to Elysian Fields
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Last Car to Elysian Fields

By Burke, James Lee

New York: Simon & Schuster, 2001. Blue boards with black tape binding; gold foil lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; full number line. "For Dave Robisheaux, there is no easy passage home. New Orleans, and the memories of his life in the Big Easy., will always haunt him. So to return there, as he does in 'Last Car to Elysian Fields" -- means visiting old ghosts, expodinh old wounds, opening himself up to new, yet familliar dangers." -- from the dj. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.95

The Crossing

By Connelly, Michael

New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2015. Black boards with copper foil lettering on spine; dj is not price clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. "Detective Harry Bosch has retired from the LAPD, but his half brother, Mickey Haller, needs his help. A woman has been brutally murdered in her bed, and all evidence points to Haller's client, a former gang member turned familyh man. Though the murder rap seems ironclad, Mickey is sure it's a setup." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

The Shrouded Walls and The Dark Shore

By Howatch, Susan

New York: Stein and Day, 1968. Tan boards with purple lettering on spine; pages are slightly yellowed due to age; dj shows signs of shelf wear and is protected with a Brodart cover. Book Club Edition. "When Marianne Fleury agreed to marry Axel Brandson, she thought she knew what to expect. He needed a wife to qualify for a large inheritance; she needed a wealthy husband to escape her impoverished existence. Taking up residence in shte Brandson famiy estate, they agreed it was to be a marriage of convenience." -- from the dj. Book Club Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.50

Under a Dark Summer Sky
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Under a Dark Summer Sky

By LaFaye, Vanessa

Naperville, IL: Sourcebooks Landmark, 2015. Some bumping to edges; spine is tight and pages are clean. "Florida, 1935. In Heron Key, relationships are as tangled as the swamp's mangrove roots. It's been eighteen long years since Henry went away to war. Still, Missy has waited, cleaning the Kincarids' house and counting the stars. Now he's back, but she barely recognizes the desperate, destitute veteran he's become -- unsure of his future, ashamed of his past. When a white woman is found beatn nearly to death after the Fourth of July barbecue, suspicion falls on him immediately. As tensions rise in the small community, the barometer starts to plummet -- a massive hurricane is on its way." -- from the back cover. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.00

Wild Fire
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Wild Fire

By DeMille, Nelson

New York: Warner Books, 2006. Burnt orange boards with black tape binding; red foil lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. "Welcome to the Carter Hill Club - a men's club set in a luxurious Adirondack hunting lodge whose members include some of America's most powerful business leaders, military men, and government officials. Ostensibly, the club is a place to relax with old friends. But one fall weekend, the club's Executive Board gathers to talk about the tragedy of 9/11 -- and finalize a retaliation plan, known only by its code name: Wild Fire." -- from the dj. First Edition. Had. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.50

Mercy

By Lindsey, David L.

New York: Doubleday, 1990. Black boards with black tape binding; silver lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. "Carmen Palma is a homicide detective in Houston, Texas, a strong woman in a world that's still predominantly male. Two weeks after a wealthy Houston woman is found murdered in a hotel room in a strange and singular manner, Palma is faced with a second victim in an almost identical scenario..." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.50

Blindsighted
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Blindsighted

By Slaughter, Karin

New York: William Morrow, 2001. Grey boards with red tape binding; silver lettering on spine; stated first edition; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. "The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is joled into panic when Sara Linton, the town's pediatrician and coroner, finds Sibyl Adams, a young college professor, dead in the local diner. As well as being viciously raped, Sibyl has been cut: two deep knife wounds form a lethal cross over her stomach. But it's only when Sara starts to perform the postmortem that the full extent of the killer's brutality becomes clear." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.75

Silent Creed
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Silent Creed

By Kava, Alex

New York: G.P. Putnam & Sons, 2015. Light blue boards with blue tape binding; author's initial in foil on front board; blue foil letltering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover. "When Ryder Creed responds to a devastating mudslide in North Carolina, he knows that the difference between finding survivors and the dead is time. He and his sturdiest search-and-resuce dog, Bolo, get to work immediately, but the scene is rife with danger: continued rainfall prevents the resuce teams from stablizing the land; toxic household substances spread by the crushing slide fill the area with hazardous waste' and the detritus and debris are treacherous for both man and dog to navigate." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

Breaking Creed
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Breaking Creed

By Kava, Alex

New York: G.P. Putnam & Sons, 2015. Burnt orange boards with red tape binding; author's initials in orange foil on front board; orange foil lettering on spine; dj is not price-clipped and is protected with a Brodart cover; full number line. The first book in the "Ryder Creed" series. "Ryder Creed and his dogs have been making national headlines. They've intercepted several major drug stashes being smuggled through Atlanta's airport. But their newfound celebrity has also garnered some unwanted attention." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.50

The Swan Thieves
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The Swan Thieves

By Kostova, Elizabeth

New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2010. Black boards with gold lettering on spine; dj shows some wear on the edges, but is protected with a Brodart cover; not price-clipped. "A haunting novel of art and obsession. A mystery spanning continents and centuries. A love story that crosses the ultimate border." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.50

The Summer of Katya

By Trevanian

New York: Crown Publishers, 1983. Orange boards with light tan binding; gold lettering on spine; minor bumps to edge; dj is protected with a Broadart cover and is not price-clipped ($12.95); sticker residue on feo. "The time is the golder summer of 1914, a summer remebered for its glorious sunny days that seemd to roll endlessly forward until the guns of August changed the world forever. The place is the small French Basque village of Salies." -- from the dj. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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