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Do Unto Others

By: Abbott, Jeff

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 603986


Paperback Original. SIGNED by AUTHOR on title page. 256 pages. Signed by Author. Jordan Poteet has left the big city to work as a librarian in his hometown of Mirabeau, Texas. But his dream of the quiet life is shattered when he locks horns with Miss Beta Harcher, the town's prize religious fanatic, in a battle over censorship. When Jordan finds her murdered body in the library, he becomes the prime suspect. And when the police find a cryptic list stashed next to her fan... View more info

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Killing Thyme

By: Abresch, Peter

Price: $3.16

Publisher: Toronto, CAN, Worldwide Library: 2000

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Our Product Number: 601491


Spine creasing; spine slant; WW l Mystery; 1 x 6.75 x 4.25 Inches; 256 pages; After their last adventure during an Elderhostel bonsai class, when Dodee was kidnaped and Jim found himself face to face with a killer, James P. Dandy (yes, that would make him Jim Dandy) and Dodee Swisher expect that their second trip to a Baltimore, Maryland, Elderhostel cooking class cannot possibly have the excitement the first one did. They hope to simply spend the time together, getting ... View more info

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All the Great Pretenders

By: Adams, Deborah

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 601438


Twin Elms Inn Was Becoming a Three-Ring Circus... ...featuring the disappearing act of an eccentric rich girl and the psychic hired to find her. Innkeeper Kate Yancy has all she can do just to live there, let alone manage the place -- coping with a beauty-queen chambermaid, a religious-fanatic cook, a handful of eccentric guests, and a yardful of reporters. It's a heady shot of excitement for little Jesus Creek, Tennessee, already in the throes of a Sesquicentennial cele... View more info

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All the Blood Relations

By: Adams, Deborah

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books:

Our Product Number: 602296


Paperback Original. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 0.75 x 7.25 x 4.25 Inches. 242 pages. A Jesus Creek Mystery, No. 6. For Meredith Bradley *Jesus Creek's most successful businesswoman *life has been no bed of roses even though she's the proprietor of the Back Door Florist shop. Now, while other Jesus Creekers are partying at the grand opening of her daughter-in-law's NewAge tea room, Meredith Bradley is murdered. Who did it? And why? Warmhearted cop Kay Martin... View more info

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A Killer Plot

By: Adams, Ellery

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime:

Our Product Number: 604496


Paperback Original. No spine crease. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 320 pages. A Books by the Bay Mystery. In the small coastal town of Oyster Bay, North Carolina, you'll find plenty of characters, ne'er-do-wells, and even a few celebs trying to duck the paparazzi. But when murder joins this curious community, the Bayside Book Writers are there to get the story... Olivia Limoges is the subject of constant gossip. Ever since she came back to town-a return as my... View more info

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A Killer Plot

By: Adams, Ellery

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime:

Our Product Number: 605095


Full number line.. 320 pages. A Books by the Bay Mystery. In the small coastal town of Oyster Bay, North Carolina, you'll find plenty of characters, ne'er-do-wells, and even a few celebs trying to duck the paparazzi. But when murder joins this curious community, the Bayside Book Writers are there to get the story... Olivia Limoges is the subject of constant gossip. Ever since she came back to town-a return as mysterious as her departure-Olivia has kept to herself, he... View more info

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Slight Mourning

By: Aird, Catherine

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1982

Edition: First Paperback Edition. First Printing

Our Product Number: 601440


The C.I.D.'s Inspector Sloan hies to the village of Constance Parva, where everyone is saddened by friendly Bill Fent's automobile death and shocked by the post-mortem discovery that someone slipped a barbiturate overdose into his last dinner pudding View more info

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The Tale of Holly How

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 603906


No spine crease .Inscribed and SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the title page. 320 pages. The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, No. 2. Signed by Author. Everyone in Sawrey likes Ben Hornby. So when Beatrix finds the shepherd dead in the meadow and suspects foul play, she wonders who would have done such a thing. A trio of village cats has an idea: When Ben breathed his last, his sheep must have seen his killer before scattering. So they set out to find the far-flung flock. Althou... View more info

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The Darling Dahlias and the Cucumber Tree

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2011

Edition: First Paperback Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607875


No spine crease. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; Darling Dahlias Mysteries; The good old ladies of Darling, Alabama, are determined to keep their town beautiful. The Darling Dahlias garden club is off to a good start until rumors of trouble at a bank, an escaped convict, and a ghost digging around their tree surface. If anyone can get to the root of these mysteries, it's the Darling Dahlias. View more info

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The Tale of Briar Bank

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $5.99

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2009

Edition: First Paperback Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 608448


Front and back reading creases; No spine crease. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, No. 5; 305 pages; Near Sawrey, the seat of Miss Beatrix Potter's country home, has been abuzz ever since Mr. Wickstead met his death under a tree limb. Many believe it had to do with a treasure he had dug up. And only Pickles, his dog, knows what happened. Meanwhile, Miss Potter faces dilemmas in her love life and with her parents. But she has no... View more info

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The Tale of Hill Top Farm

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Our Product Number: 608633


Blue gray boards with black spine in gold with title and author. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the title page. 286 pages. The Cottage Tales of Beatrix Potter, No. 1. Signed by Author. The author of Peter Rabbit and other tales, Beatrix Potter is still, after a century, beloved by children and adults worldwide. In this first Cottage Tale, Albert introduces Beatrix, an animal lover and Good Samaritan with a knack for solving mysteries. Wit... View more info

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Stay At Home Dead

By: Allen, Jeffrey

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, Kensington:

Our Product Number: 605774


Paperback Original. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. . 304 pages. A Stay at Home Mystery, No. 1. When Deuce Winters, a stay-at-home dad in sleepy Rose Petal, Texas, discovers a dead body in his mini-van, it quickly throws his quiet life into disarray. It doesn't help that the victim ruined Deuce's high school football career and married his ex-girlfriend. As the number one suspect in the court of public opinion, Deuce is determined to clear his name, with a little... View more info

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Murder with Peacocks

By: Andrews, Donna

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Minotaur Books:

Our Product Number: 604498


No spine crease. 311 pages. A Meg Langslow Mystery, No. 1. Three Weddings...And a Murder So far Meg Langslow's summer is not going swimmingly. Down in her small Virginia hometown, she's maid of honor at the nuptuals of three loved ones--each of whom has dumped the planning in her capable hands. One bride is set on including a Native American herbal purification ceremony, while another wants live peacocks on the law. Only help from the town's drop-dead gorgeous hunk, ... View more info

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Murder with Puffins

By: Andrews, Donna

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Paperbacks:

Our Product Number: 604966


No spine crease. 320 pages. Meg Langslow Mysteries. A romantic getaway was what Meg Langslow had in mind when she and her boyfriend planned a trip to the tiny island of Monhegan off the coast of Maine. They would spend their days hiking the trails and their evenings by the fire. But in this remote place, birds of a feather flock together and Meg quickly learns that this vacation isn't going to go as planned. Although the puffins have already flown south for the winter, t... View more info

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The Innocent Flower

By: Armstrong, Charlotte

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Zebra Books /Kensington Publishing:

Our Product Number: 601738


0.49 x 6.83 x 4.16 Inches. 224 pages. Mary Moriarity's roses were beautiful--as were her six fatherless children. But when pesky old "Aunt" Emily Brown came to visit, she was poisoned by pesticides, and detective MacDougal had to investigate. But would his feeling for Mary and her children interfere with his sleuthing? View more info

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Murder for Christ's Mass

By: Ash, Maureen

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2009

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606108


Slight spine crease; Paperback Original. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; A Templar Knight Mystery; 304 pages; The town of Lincoln is covered in snow?concealing the mortal remains of a clerk who worked in the local mint. The only clue is a pristine coin stamped with the visage of King Stephen. But Templar Bascot de Marins soon discovers that the motive goes beyond money?and beyond mere murder. View more info

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The Alehouse Murders: A Templar Knight Mystery

By: Ash, Maureen

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2007

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Our Product Number: 606868


Paperback Original; Templar Knight Mysteries, No. 1; 275 pages; After years of captivity in the Holy Land, Templar Bascot de Marins escapes with injuries to his body and soul. Now on sojourn at Lincoln Castle, he hopes to regain his strength, and mend his waning faith-but not even the peace of God's countryside is safe from the mortal crimes of man... When four victims are found slain in the town alehouse, Bascot discovers that what appears to be the grisly end to a dr... View more info

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Dead Ends

By: Balzo, Sandra

Price: $3.99

Publisher: Toronto, Worldwide: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Our Product Number: 608068


Crease to bottom back corner; No spine crease.; Main Street Murders; 269 pages View more info

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A Horse to Die For

By: Banks, Carolyn

Price: $5.25

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Gold Medal / Ballantine:

Our Product Number: 605627


Paperback Original No spine crease. 182 pages. Who's beating a dead horse? Certainly not die-hard horse aficionado Robin Vaughan. She would never lay a hand on any four-legged creature, least of all the magnificent horse her friend Lola had just received as a Christmas gift. But Robin suspects that beautiful Noel isn't quite the horse he seems. For one thing he killed his last owner. For another he bears an uncanny resemblance to a horse called Wickie, who haunts Robin'... View more info

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Death of a Mystery Writer

By: Barnard, Robert

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, A Dell Book:

Our Product Number: 600358


224 pages. Sir Oliver Fairleigh-Stubbs -- a writer with a vast public that loved his best-selling mystery novels, and a small circle of family and friends who despised him as an obese, overbearing bully -- died with distinction while sipping a special liqueur in his luxurious library on the occasion of his sixty-fifth birthday. View more info