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The Levanter

The Levanter

Winner of the Crime Writers’ Association Gold Dagger Award Syria, 1970. Michael Howell has kept his family’s Middle Eastern business...

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The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries

The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries

Have yourself a crooked little Christmas with The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries. Edgar Award-winning editor Otto Penzler collects sixty of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories--many...

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Bangkok 8

Bangkok 8

A thriller with attitude to spare, Bangkok 8 is a sexy, razor-edged, often darkly hilarious novel set in one of the world’s most exotic cities.Witnessed by a throng...

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Self's Murder

Self's Murder

Gerhard Self, the seventy-something, sambuca-drinking, Sweet-Afton smoking sleuth returns in a riveting new mystery about money-laundering, murder, and mafiosi.Despite...

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Trouble Is My Business

Trouble Is My Business

This collection by crime fiction master Raymond Chandler features four long stories in which private eye Philip Marlowe is hired to protect a rich old guy from...

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The Last Sherlock Holmes Story

The Last Sherlock Holmes Story

In 1888 Sherlock Holmes is languishing for a criminal case worthy of his powers, then one materializes, heralded by the spatter of gore and the shriek of headlines. For in vice-ridden...

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The Blue Hammer

The Blue Hammer

The desert air is hot with sex and betrayal, death and madness and only Detective Lew Archer can make sense of a killer who makes murder a work of art.Finding a...

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Sliver of Truth

Sliver of Truth

Ridley Jones is on a mission to find a ghost from her past . . . a very deadly ghost.In Beautiful Lies, Ridley Jones stepped off a street corner...

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Occupied City

Occupied City

On January 26, 1948, a man posing as a public health official arrives at a bank in Tokyo.  He explains that he’s there to treat everyone who might have been exposed...

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The High Window

The High Window

Crime fiction master Raymond Chandler's third novel featuring Philip Marlowe, the "quintessential urban private eye" (Los Angeles Times). A wealthy Pasadena widow...

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Savage Season

Savage Season

Savage Season is the basis for the first season of the Sundance TV series Hap and LeonardA rip-roaring, high-octane, Texas-sized...

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Crime Wave

Crime Wave

Los Angeles.  In no other city do sex, celebrity, money, and crime exert such an irresistible magnetic field.  And no writer has mapped that field with greater savagery...

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The Getaway Man

The Getaway Man

Eddie starts stealing cars long before he's old enough to get a license, driven by a force so compelling that he never questions, just obeys. After a series of false starts,...

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Medusa

Medusa

After a decomposed body is discovered in an abandoned military tunnel, Inspector Aurelio Zen travels north to the Italian Alps to investigate. At first glance, the death appears to have been an accident. But...

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Harm Done

Harm Done

The search for the body commenced. Then the victim walked into town.Behind the picture-postcard façade of Kingsmarkham lies a community rife with violence, betrayal,...

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The Abominable Man

The Abominable Man

The striking seventh novel in the Martin Beck mystery series by Maj Sjöwall and Per Wahlöö, finds Beck facing one of the greatest challenges in his professional...

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The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER Lisbeth Salander is serving time in Flodberga Prison. When a sadistic gang leader nicknamed Benito starts to...

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A Judgement in Stone

A Judgement in Stone

What on earth could have provoked a modern day St. Valentine's Day massacre?On Valentine's Day, four members of the Coverdale family--George, Jacqueline, Melinda and Giles--were...

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Archibald Lawless, Anarchist at Large

Archibald Lawless, Anarchist at Large

A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection   Young journalism student Felix Orlean is in over his head. Against his better judgment, he is temporarily...

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Murder Being Once Done

Murder Being Once Done

A young girl is murdered in a cemetery.  And Wexford's doctor has prescribed no alcohol, no rich food and, above all, no police work.  When a young girl's body...

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The Devil's Feather

The Devil's Feather

A blistering new thriller about the horrors of war and the struggle to survive in the face of pure evil. Foreign correspondent Connie Burns is hunting a British...

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The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps

The Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps

The biggest, the boldest, the most comprehensive collection of Pulp writing ever assembled. Weighing in at over a thousand pages, containing over forty-seven stories and two novels, this book is big...

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This Gun for Hire

This Gun for Hire

First published five years after he introduced Arthur Abdel Simpson in the comic thriller The Light of Day, Eric Ambler turns the spotlight back to his compelling...

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The Big Book of Jack the Ripper

The Big Book of Jack the Ripper

Edgar Award–winning editor Otto Penzler's latest anthology takes its inspiration from the historical enigma whose name has become synonymous with fear: Jack the Ripper.   Of the real-life serial killers whose gruesome acts...

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