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The Empty Bed

By: Adams, Herbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller ID: 2204628

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, lacks front free endpaper, top and bottom page ridges lightly foxed. 1928 Hard Cover. 304 pp. A mystery novel featuring Jimmie Haswell. Herbert Adams (1874–1958) was an English writer of fifty 'cosy' mystery novels, mostly featuring the detective Roger Bennion, which were often set in or around golfing competitions. He also wrote short stories, humorous verse and two other mystery novels under the pseudonym Jonathan Gray. Keywords: HERBERT ADAMS EMPTY BED FICTION MYSTERY THRILLER JIMMIE HASWELL View more info

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The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Mystery and the Imagination Detailing the Adventures of the World's Most Famous Detective, Mr. Sherlock Holmes.

By: Adams, John Joseph

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books: 2009

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2299086

ISBN: 1597801607

Condition: Very Good


Third printing. Front wrapper lightly bumped, wrapper edges very lightly rubbed. 2009 Trade Paperback. 454 pp. Sherlock Holmes is back! Sherlock Holmes, the world's first--and most famous--consulting detective, came to the world's attention more than 120 years ago through Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's novels and stories. But Conan Doyle didn't reveal all of the Great Detective's adventures...Here are some of the best Holmes pastiches of the last 30 years, twenty-eight tales of mystery and the imagination detailing Holmes's further exploits, as told by many of today's greatest storytellers, includin... View more info

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A Long Fatal Love Chase

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Dell Book: 1997

Seller ID: 2295964

ISBN: 0440223016

Condition: Very Good


Spine and front wrapper creased, pages faintly toned. 1997 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 356 pp. I'd gladly sell my soul to Satan for a year of freedom, cries impetuous Rosamond Vivian to her callous grandfather. Then, one stormy night, a brooding stranger appears in her remote island home, ready to take Rosamond to her word. Spellbound by the mysterious Philip Tempest, Rosamond is seduced with promises of love and freedom, then spirited away on Tempest's sumptuous yacht. But she soon finds herself trapped in a web of intrigue, cruelty, and deceit. ... View more info

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Indian Killer

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 1996

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2292381

ISBN: 0446673706

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Light creasing to spine. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 420 pp. A serial killer is stalking Seattle--taking the scalps of white males. Dubbed the Indian Killer by the local populace, the murderer's action have thrown the city's Native American community into turmoil. As retaliatory hate crimes against Native Americans escalate, John Smith--a Native American raised by a white family--must confront the violence in the streets--as well as in his own heart. View more info

Genesis Five

By: Allen, Henry Wilson

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pyramid Books: 1970

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1699487

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Ink number on front cover. 1970 Mass Market Paperback. 190pp. Three people who change the fate of the world in this powerful, engrossing novel. A future thriller that boasts the monsters of the year... View more info

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The Loch

By: Alten, Steve

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Tor / Tom Doherty Associates: 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2295733

ISBN: 076536302X

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. An exceptional copy. 2009 Mass Market Paperback. 535 pp. Marine biologist Zachary Wallace once suffered a near-drowning experience in legendary Loch Ness, and now, long-forgotten memories of that experience have begun haunting him. The truth surrounding these memories lies with Zachary’s estranged father, Angus Wallace, a wily Highlander on trial for murder. Together the two plunge into a world where the legend of Loch Ness shows its true face. View more info

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A Vision of Fire: A Novel (Book One of the Earthend Saga)

By: Anderson, Gillian; Rovin, Jeff

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon451: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284477

ISBN: 1476776520

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine head lightly bumped. 2014 Hard Cover. ix, 292 pp. Renowned child psychologist Caitlin O’Hara is a single mom trying to juggle her job, her son, and a lackluster dating life. Her world is suddenly upturned when Maanik, the daughter of India’s ambassador to the United Nations, starts speaking in tongues and having violent visions. Caitlin is sure that her fits have something to do with the recent assassination attempt on her father—a shooting that has escalated nuclear tensions between India and Pakistan to dangerous levels—but when teenagers around the world ... View more info

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The Empty Glass: A Novel

By: Baker, J.I.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blue Rider Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201987

ISBN: 0399158197

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Page ridges faintly toned. Near Fine. 2012 Hard Cover. 324 pp. In the early-morning hours of August 5, 1962, Los Angeles County deputy coroner Ben Fitzgerald arrives at the home of the world's most famous movie star, now lying dead in her bedroom, naked and still clutching a telephone.  There he discovers The Book of Secrets - Marilyn Monroe's diary - revealing a doomed love affair with a man she refers to only as The General.  In the following days, Ben unravels a wide-ranging cover-up and some heartbreaking truths about the fragile, luminous woman behind the celebrity.  S... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264501

ISBN: 1455521248

Condition: Good


1st printing. Spine creased, light general wear. 2014 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 440 pp. David Baldacci brings back Sean King and Michelle Maxwell--former Secret Service agents turned private investigators--in their most surprising, personal, and dangerous case ever... It seems at first like a simple, tragic story. Tyler Wingo, a teenage boy, learns the awful news that his father, a soldier, was killed in action in Afghanistan. Then the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father... after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Mic... View more info

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Last Man Standing

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2017

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2268246

ISBN: 1538760045

Condition: Fine


First trade paperback printing. We have more books available by this author!. 582, [6] pp. Web London roars into a dark alley one night with his FBI Hostage Rescue Team. Seconds later, the team is ambushed and every man is dead -- except Web. As the FBI conducts their investigation, the suspicion surrounding Web deepens. View more info

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The Escape (The John Puller Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270186

ISBN: 1455521191

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Spine head faintly pushed. 2014 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 472 pp. David Baldacci is one of the world's most popular, widely read storytellers. In his blockbuster thrillers Zero Day and The Forgotten, he enthralled readers with John Puller. A combat veteran and special agent with the U.S. Army, Puller is the man they call to investigate the toughest crimes facing the nation. But all his training, all his experience, all his skills will not prepare him for his newest case, one that will force him to hunt down the most formidable and brilliant prey h... View more info

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King and Maxwell

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2270833

ISBN: 1455521310

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket price clipped. 2013 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 422 pp. 8vo. David Baldacci brings back Sean King and Michelle Maxwell--former Secret Service agents turned private investigators--in their most surprising, personal, and dangerous case ever... It seems at first like a simple, tragic story. Tyler Wingo, a teenage boy, learns the awful news that his father, a soldier, was killed in action in Afghanistan. Then the extraordinary happens: Tyler receives a communication from his father... after his supposed death. Tyler hires Sean and Michelle to sol... View more info

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The Innocent

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271900

ISBN: 1455519006

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Faint sticker remnant on front jacket corner. 2012 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 422 pp. America has enemies--ruthless people that the police, the FBI, even the military can't stop. That's when the U.S. government calls on Will Robie, a stone cold hitman who never questions orders and always nails his target. But Will Robie may have just made the first--and last--mistake of his career... It begins with a hit gone wrong. Robie is dispatched to eliminate a target unusually close to home in Washington, D.C. But something about this mission doesn't seem r... View more info

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End Game (The Will Robie Series, Book 5) (Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition: Signed Copy)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2017

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282735

ISBN: 153871292X

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Signed by author without inscription. Jacket spine head very lightly bumped. 2017 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 424 pp. End Game is the fifth book in the thrilling Will Robie series by international number one bestselling author David Baldacci.London is on red alert. Will Robie, as the US government's most lethal assassin, is called in to foil a terrorist attack on the London Underground. An attack serving as a test run for a much larger plot to take place on US soil. Trained to neutralize threats without leaving a trace, he's an indispensable asset to h... View more info

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Split Second

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292363

ISBN: 0446530891

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket faintly rubbed. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 322 pages. From #1 bestseller David Baldacci comes a new thriller reminiscent of his phenomenal bestselling debut, Absolute Power. It was only a split second-but that's all it took for Secret Service agent Sean King's attention to wander and his 'protectee,' third-party presidential candidate Clyde Ritter, to die. King retired from the Service in disgrace, and now, eight years later, balances careers as a lawyer and a part-time deputy sheriff in a small Virginia town. Then he hears the news: On... View more info

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The Simple Truth

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2295712

ISBN: 0446607711

Condition: Good


Reprint. Faint toning. 1998 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 525 pp. Sizzling David Baldacci's novels have been called sizzling (USA Today) and superior (Houston Chronicle). Now Baldacci is back, with the story of a death row inmate, a Supreme Court clerk, and a crime that is costing people their lives... Terrifying Michael Fiske broke the law when he took Rufus Harms's prison letter from the Supreme Court. But he also sealed his own fate. Now Michael's brother, a cop turned attorney, is coming to Washington to find out why his brother was murdered-and what ... View more info

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The Camel Club (Camel Club Series)

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Grand Central Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 2296422

ISBN: 0446615625

Condition: Good


Spine creased, general wear. 2006 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 610 pp. Welcome to THE CAMEL CLUB.Existing at the fringes of Washington, D.C., the Club consists of four eccentric members. Led by a mysterious man known as Oliver Stone, they study conspiracy theories, current events, and the machinations of government to discover the truth behind the country's actions.Their efforts bear little fruit-until the group witnesses a shocking murder...and become embroiled in an astounding, far-reaching conspiracy. Now the Club must join forces with a Secret Servic... View more info

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Mrs. Raffles: Being the Adventures of an Amateur Crackswoman

By: Bangs, John Kendrick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2171959

Condition: Good


First edition. Front hinge starting, light stain to top margin, spine toned, boards lightly soiled. 1905 Hard Cover. v, [3], 179, [1] pp. 16mo. One of two story collections written by Bangs as follow-ups to E.W. Hornung's popular series featuring anti-hero Arthur J. Raffles, a safe cracker. Hornung was the brother-in-law of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and his Raffles series was second only to Sherlock Holmes in popularity during his lifetime. View more info

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The House of Dr. Edwardes

By: Beeding, Francis [Palmer, John; Saunders, Hilary]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1928

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272711

Condition: Very Good


Minor loss from top marginal corner of first few pages (biopredation?), name crossed out with black marker on front endpaper, minimal loss from jacket edges, faint stain to crease of rear jacket flap. 1928 Hard Cover. 312, [2] pp. 8vo. A thriller that inspired Alfred Hitchcock's 1945 film Spellbound, starring Ingrid Bergman and Gregory Peck. It was written pseudonymously by John Palmer and Hilary Saunders, who used the pen name Francis Beeding (as they did with several other novels). The setting is an insane asylum, in which the psychiatrist in residence begins to suspect that the man who rece... View more info

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Relative Danger

By: Benoit, Charles

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Poisoned Pen Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197692

ISBN: 1590580915

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author. Near Fine. Very Good. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 340 pp. Picture a hotel room in 1948 Singapore. Picture a dispute between black marketer and thief Russell Pearce and an associate-an associate who opens fire and murders Russell Pearce. Fast forward to present-day Pottsville, Pennsylvania. Young Doug Pearce, just fired from his steady job in the brewery, has never strayed far from home. But he's always found stories of his Uncle Russ, the family black sheep, fascinating. In comes a letter from an old friend of his dead uncle i... View more info

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The Poisoned Chocolates Case

By: Berkeley, Anthony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1951

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2299158

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Quarter inch tear to spine base, wrappers creased, ink stamp on title page. 1951 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 184 pp. Complete and unabridged. The corpse had a sweet tooth! One afternoon Mrs. Graham Bendix sat down to a box of chocolates. Within an hour, her jaws locked together and she collapsed. From her lips came the odor of bitter almonds. Months later, the police had given up all hope of tracing the killer. They turned the case over to six private detectives. Working on his own, each detective brought back a perfect solution to the h... View more info

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Syren's Song (A Connor Stark Novel)

By: Berube, Claude

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295911

ISBN: 1612519156

Condition: Fine


First edition. A fine copy. 2015 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 219 pp. Syren's Song is the second novel featuring Connor Stark, and it promises to be just as engaging as The Aden Effect. This geopolitical thriller begins when the Sri Lankan navy is unexpectedly attacked by a resurgent and separatist Tamil Tiger organization. The government issues a letter of marque to former U.S. Navy officer Connor Stark, now the head of the private security company Highland Maritime Defense. Stark and his eclectic compatriots accept the challenge only to learn that the Sea Tigers ... View more info

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The Aden Effect (A Connor Stark Novel)

By: Berube, Claude

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295912

ISBN: 1612511090

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 2012 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 260 pp. In this exciting contemporary thriller, pirates are capturing ships at will off the Horn of Africa and the navies of the world cannot protect the international shipping lanes. In response, the newly confirmed Ambassador to Yemen, C.J. Sumner, is assigned by the White House to negotiate access to the rich oil fields off the island of Socotra and to convince the Yemenis' to help deter the pirates. Meeting with resistance to her diplomatic overtures, Sumner becomes desperate as the White House ... View more info

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Line of Duty (Newpointe 911, Book 5)

By: Blackstock, Terri

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Zondervan: 2003

Seller ID: 2201319

ISBN: 0310250641

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to wrappers, pages toned. 2003 Trade Paperback. 381 pp. At the request of her many fans---Terri Blackstock revisits the heroic cast of characters in this fifth book in her best-selling Newpointe 911 series In Line of Duty, a bomb explodes at the Icon International building in New Orleans while lawyer Jill Clark Nichols is in the top floor boardroom. The thirty-story building goes up in flames and fire departments from all around the area are called in. The firefighters from Newpointe are especially concerned since they know Jill is inside the building. Dan, her husband, rushes in to... View more info

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The Capture of Paul Beck

By: Bodkin, McDonnell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287488

Condition: Good


First edition. No jacket. Front endpaper missing, large stain on frontispiece and tissue guard, rear hinge starting. 1911 Hard Cover. vii, 312 pp. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Matthias McDonnell Bodkin[1] (8 October 1850 – 7 June 1933) was an Irish nationalist politician and MP. in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Anti-Parnellite representative for North Roscommon, 1892–95, a noted author, journalist and newspaper editor, and barrister, King's Counsel (K.C.) and County Court Judge for County Clare, 1907–24. Bodkin earned a place in the history of the detec... View more info

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Origin: A Novel (Robert Langdon)

By: Brown, Dan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Anchor Books: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291457

ISBN: 0385514239

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Two 1/4 inch tears to front jacket corners, spine base pushed, small spot on rear endpaper. 2018 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 461, [9] pp. 8vo. Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology, arrives at the ultramodern Guggenheim Museum Bilbao to attend the unveiling of a discovery that “will change the face of science forever.” The evening’s host is Edmond Kirsch, a forty-year-old billionaire and futurist, and one of Langdon’s first students. But the meticulously orchestrated evening suddenly erupts into chaos, and Kirsch’s prec... View more info

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Hello, Darkness

By: Brown, Sandra

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2200830

ISBN: 1416537775

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Small crease on front corner. 2006 Mass Market Paperback. For Paris Gibson, her popular late-night radio show is both an escape and her one real contact with the outside world. To her loyal listeners, she is a wise and trusted friend who not only takes their requests but listens to their problems and occasionally dispenses advice. Paris’s world of isolation is shattered when one listener—a man who identifies himself only as “Valentino”—tells her that the girl he loves jilted him because of Paris's on-air advice. Now he intends to exact his revenge: first he plans to kill the... View more info

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Castle Gay

By: Buchan, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2269680

Condition: Good


First edition. No jacket, lacks front free endpaper, front hinge starting. 1930 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 317 pp. Castle Gay is a 1930 novel by the Scottish author John Buchan. It is the second of his three Dickson McCunn novels and is set in the Scottish district of Carrick, Galloway some six years after the events described in Huntingtower. View more info

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The Tin Roof Blowdown: A Dave Robicheaux Novel

By: Burke, James Lee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 2007

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2277197

Condition: Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Publisher's insert and certificate of authenticity laid in. 2007 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 373, [1] pp. 8vo. Brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. In the waning days of summer, 2005, a storm with greater impact than the bomb that struck Hiroshima peels the face off southern Louisiana. This is the gruesome reality Iberia Parish Sheriff's Detective Dave Robicheaux discovers as he is deployed to New Orleans. As James Lee Burke's new novel, The Tin Roof B... View more info

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Murder Set to Music

By: Campbell, Harriette R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1941

Seller ID: 2260292

Condition: Good


Former library copy--usual markings. No jacket. 1941 Hard Cover. v, 312 pp. The story of Murder Set to Music is taken from a play which I wrote in collaboration with Margot Campbell. The emergency of September 1939 discouraged our hopes of a production and I decided to use the idea in a novel. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Harriette Campbell (August 1817 – 15 February 1841) was a writer. Campbell was born in Stirling in 1817. Her father was Robert Campbell and she took an early interest in books and she was well read whilst still a child.[1] She travelled to the highlands of Scotland and her resulting w... View more info