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Strong Poison (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries)
Strong Poison (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries)
by Dorothy L Sayers
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The classic mystery that first featured Harriet Vane, companion sleuth to the dashing, perennially popular private investigator Lord Peter Wimsey, from the writer widely considered the greatest mystery novelist of the Golden Age—Dorothy L... (read more)

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Die Trying
Die Trying
by Lee Child
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See Jack Reacher now in his first major motion picture. When a woman is kidnapped off a Chicago street in broad daylight, Jack Reacher’s in the wrong place at the wrong time. He’s kidnapped with her. Chained together and racing across America... (read more)

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Price of Salt (90 Edition)
Price of Salt (90 Edition)
by Patricia Highsmith
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"I have long had a theory that Nabokov knew The Price of Salt and modeled the climactic cross-country car chase in Lolita on Therese and Carol's frenzied bid for freedom," writes Terry Castle in The New Republic about this novel, arguably Patricia... (read more)

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Chomp
Chomp
by Carl Hiaasen
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Wahoo Cray lives in a zoo. His father is an animal wrangler, so he's grown up with all manner of gators, snakes, parrots, rats, monkeys, and snappers in his backyard. The critters, he can handle. His father is the unpredictable one.  When his dad... (read more)

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Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
Darkly Dreaming Dexter (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
by Jeff Lindsay
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The Basis for a New Showtime® Original Series Starring Michael C. Hall Meet Dexter Morgan, a polite wolf in sheeps clothing. Hes handsome and charming, but something in his past has made him abide by a different set of rules. Hes a serial killer... (read more)

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Firewall (Kurt Wallander Mysteries # 8 )
Firewall (Kurt Wallander Mysteries # 8 )
by Henning Mankell
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The latest installment in the bestselling Kurt Wallander series has the taciturn detective confronting the public's increasingly vulnerability in the digitized world.... (read more)

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The Secret Servant
The Secret Servant
by Daniel Silva
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A terrorist plot in London leads Israeli spy Gabriel Allon on a desperate search for a kidnapped woman, in a race against time that will compromise Allon's own conscience — and life...... (read more)

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Gaudy Night (36 Edition)
Gaudy Night (36 Edition)
by Dorothy L. Sayers
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When Harriet Vane attends her Oxford reunion, known as the Gaudy, the prim academic setting is haunted by a rash of bizarre pranks: scrawled obscenities, burnt effigies, and poison-pen letters, including one that says, "Ask your boyfriend with the title... (read more)

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Doctor No (James Bond Novels)
Doctor No (James Bond Novels)
by Ian Fleming
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James Bond travels to the Caribbean to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a secret service team. As he uncovers the astonishing truth about strange energy waves that are interfering with U.S. missile launches, he must battle deadly assassins... (read more)

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A Time to Kill (20th Anniversary Edition)
A Time to Kill (20th Anniversary Edition)
by John Grisham
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The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless young men. The mostly white town of Clanton in Ford County, Mississippi, reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until her black father acquires an assault rifle and... (read more)

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Hell of a Woman (84 Edition)
Hell of a Woman (84 Edition)
by Jim Thompson
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Young, beautiful, and fearfully abused, Mona was the kind of girl even a hard man like Dillon couldn't bring himself to use. But when Mona told him about the vicious aunt who had turned her into something little better than a prostitute--and about the... (read more)

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The Alienist
The Alienist
by Caleb Carr
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When a madman begins stalking victims on the streets of 1896 New York, a team of investigators is forced to apply radical and untested techniques that include fingerprinting and the controversial science of psychology. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.... (read more)

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Morality for Beautiful Girls
Morality for Beautiful Girls
by Alexander McCall Smith
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The first three books in Alexander MCCall Smith's beloved bestselling series, featuring Mma Precious Ramotswe, the traditionally built, eminently sensible, cunning proprietor of the only ladies' detective agency in Botswana, are now available in a... (read more)

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In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)
In the Company of Cheerful Ladies (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)
by Alexander Mccall Smith
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In this latest, widely praised addition to the beloved No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series, the charming and ever-resourceful Precious Ramotswe finds herself faced with new challenges—and intriguing surprises. Precious is busier than usual at... (read more)

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One Step Behind (Kurt Wallander Mysteries # 7 )
One Step Behind (Kurt Wallander Mysteries # 7 )
by Henning Mankell
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Discover Europe's favorite mystery writer. Sweden's Henning Mankell writes a first-rate police procedural that also serves as an indictment of contemporary society. His characters are fully drawn, full of frailties, unexpected courage, and are utterly... (read more)

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Odd Apocalypse: An Odd Thomas Novel
Odd Apocalypse: An Odd Thomas Novel
by Dean R. Koontz
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The stallion reared over me, silently slashing the air with the hooves of its forelegs, a creature of such immense power that I stumbled backward even though I knew that it was as immaterial as a dream. . . . The woman astride the ghostly mount reaches... (read more)

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Woman in White (85 Edition)
Woman in White (85 Edition)
by Wilkie Collins
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“There, in the middle of the broad, bright high-road—there, as if it had that moment sprung out of the earth or dropped from the heaven—stood the figure of a solitary Woman, dressed from head to foot in white garments.”... (read more)

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Tears of the Giraffe
Tears of the Giraffe
by Alexander McCall Smith
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THE NO. 1 LADIES’ DETECTIVE AGENCY - Book 2 Fans around the world adore the bestselling No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, the basis of the HBO TV show, and its proprietor Precious Ramotswe, Botswana’s premier lady detective. ... (read more)

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The Cookbook Collector
The Cookbook Collector
by Allegra Goodman
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER Emily and Jessamine Bach are opposites in every way: Twenty-eight-year-old Emily is the CEO of Veritech, twenty-three-year-old Jess is an environmental activist and graduate student in philosophy. Pragmatic Emily is making a fortune... (read more)

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Sizzling Sixteen (Stephanie Plum Novels)
Sizzling Sixteen (Stephanie Plum Novels)
by Janet Evanovich
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Trenton, New Jersey, bounty hunter Stephanie Plum has inherited a “lucky” bottle from her Uncle Pip. Problem is, Uncle Pip didnt specify if the bottle brought good luck or bad luck…. BAD LUCK Vinnie, of Vincent Plum Bail Bonds, has run... (read more)

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