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MY DEAD BROTHER, Anderson, Rex
1 Anderson, Rex MY DEAD BROTHER
New York St. Martin's 1990 0312038984 / 9780312038984 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. Slight browning to edges. 
Houston's Lieutenant Gould turns up new evidence about the murder of the thoroughly rotten Gene Morris, a crime for which his partner went to jail and everybody has a motive and an alibi, except for Gene's brother Mel, who is investigating and getting nervous. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE BIG DIG:  A Carlotta Carlyle Mystery, Barnes, Linda
2 Barnes, Linda THE BIG DIG: A Carlotta Carlyle Mystery
New York Minotaur Books 2002 0312282702 / 9780312282707 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Light edge soil. 
Bored with her assignment working undercover to seek out fraud on Boston's Big Dig project, private detective Carlotta Carlyle moonlights by taking on the case of the missing Veronica James, an investigation that goes nowhere until the mysterious death of a construction worker uncovers links to a vast conspiracy that could threaten her own life. ; 9.13 X 6.38 X 1.10 inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
FLASHBACK, Barr, Nevada
3 Barr, Nevada FLASHBACK
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 2003 0399149759 / 9780399149757 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on tipped-in page; publisher's signed edition. Remainder mark; light edge wrinkling to jacket. 
Taking a temporary post as ranger in Dry Tortugas National Park to escape dealing with a marriage proposal from Sheriff Paul Davidson, Anna Pigeon fantasizes about an ancestor's romantic marriage before a mysterious boating accident leads her to uncover sinister local crimes from the past. ; Barr, Nevada; 9.10 X 6.30 X 1.40 inches; 400 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
THE NEON GRAVEYARD, Baxt, George
4 Baxt, George THE NEON GRAVEYARD
New York St. Martin's Press 1979 0312564120 / 9780312564124 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. Light wear and tiny tear to top edge of back panel. 
George Baxt dips his pen in acid and comes up with a gripping and original thriller set in the decadent, and murderous, world of Hollywood. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
POST NO BONDS :  A Mystery Introducing Grace Stark, Biederman, Marcia
5 Biederman, Marcia POST NO BONDS : A Mystery Introducing Grace Stark
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1988 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Inscribed by author on title page. Staining to edge of front endpaper; light top edge soil. Jacket has light shelf wear. 
Grace Stark, a middle-aged New England housewife, takes over her husband's job as a bondsperson, posts bond for a drug dealer who immediately skips town and tracks him down with the assistance of his girlfriend. ; 258 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE MAKEOVER, Biederman, Marcia
6 Biederman, Marcia THE MAKEOVER
Chicago Academy Chicago Pub 1984 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed presentation copy of author's first novel. Jacket protected in mylar. 
8vo ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
GRIM JOURNEY, Birney, Hoffman
7 Birney, Hoffman GRIM JOURNEY
New York Minton, Balch & Company 1934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; One of Birney's scarcer titles, this is about the infamous Donner Party. Lightly shelfworn. Signed by Birney on the half-title page, and dated 26 October 1934. 
Signed by Author 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
EVEN THE WICKED :  A Matthew Scudder Novel, Block, Lawrence
8 Block, Lawrence EVEN THE WICKED : A Matthew Scudder Novel
New York William Morrow 1997 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Magic marker dot on bottom edge. Jacket protected in mylar cover. 
When 'Will of the People, ' a one man vigilante team and the latest New York serial killer whose victims are evildoers, targets Matthew Scudder's client, a controversial attorney who turns up dead despite protective measures, Matt reluctantly finds himself embroiled in the search for the murderer. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
HOPE TO DIE, Block, Lawrence
9 Block, Lawrence HOPE TO DIE
New York William Morrow 2001 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. Small tear top edge of back panel. 
Matthew Scudder, ex-cop, ex-alcoholic, and unlicensed private detective, must draw on all his skills and imagination to find the vicious killer responsible for the robbery and murders of a wealthy couple in an Upper West Side brownstone. ; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 336 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
SOME DAYS YOU GET THE BEAR, Block, Lawrence
10 Block, Lawrence SOME DAYS YOU GET THE BEAR
New York William Morrow 1993 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on title page. Appears unread. Jacket protected in mylar cover. 
A collection of stories featuring the author's dark sense of humor introduces a cast of sharply defined characters. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
TANNER ON ICE: An Evan Tanner Novel, Block, Lawrence
11 Block, Lawrence TANNER ON ICE: An Evan Tanner Novel
New York Dutton 1998 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. 
The author's first book featuring Evan Michael Tanner in twenty-five years, finds the globe-trotting adventurer on a covert mission to stop Burma's drug trade and topple its corrupt government that matches him with an exiled Russian beauty. ; 0.9 x 9.1 x 5.8 Inches; 248 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
12 Bornschein, Dora, THE CATTAIL MYSTERY
Pueblo Cuchara Books 2006 0977260410 / 9780977260416 First Edition Softcover Near Fine; Inscribed by the author on the first blank page: "Best wishes, Dora Bornschein". Light cover creases. 
Small-town Pueblo, Colorado, was hit hard during the years of the Great Depression. The Mueller family lost their father, leaving a gravely ill mother struggling to keep her children fed. The youngest of the Mueller children, Hazel, a naive but headstrong girl, has just turned 13. An overprotected Hazel determines that she's now old enough to defy her mother's rule of never going alone to the river, where vagrants and other unsavory types can be found. Hazel's decision to sneak off to the secluded cattail marsh by the river results in tragic consequences. As the local police rush to try to discover what happened to Hazel, the dirty laundry of the small town is revealed and more tragedy follows. ; Trade PB; 0.55 x 8.5 x 5.5 Inches; 237 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
13 Boyer, Rick THE WHALE'S FOOTPRINTS : A Doc Adams Suspense Novel
Boston Houghton and Mifflin 1988 039542738X / 9780395427385 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on the title page. Jacket protected in mylar. 
When Doc and Mary's son Jack brings his friend Andrew Cunningham to Woods Hole and the guest is found dead the next morning, Jack is blamed, and Doc Adams becomes Cape Cod's temporary medical examiner to learn the truth. ; 276 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
14 Burke, James Lee A STAINED WHITE RADIANCE
New York Hyperion 1992 1562829807 / 9781562829803 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on the half-title page: "To Brian, All the best, Your friend, Jim Burke". A fine book in like jacket. 
Caught up in the family drama involving his childhood friends, the Sonniers, Cajun sleuth Dave Robicheaux discovers that the family may be involved with the powerful Bobby Earl, a Klansman-turned-politician. ; Dave Robicheaux Mysteries; 0.9 x 9.3 x 6.2 Inches; 305 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
15 Calandro, Ed THE FOURTH ESTATE MURDERS
Shelton Pierpont Publishing Inc 1993 1884520006 / 9781884520006 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket; Light spot of soil on top edge. Jacket has a closed tear and small chip to top edge, tiny tear bottom edge. 
218 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
16 Campbell, Bebe Moore SINGING IN THE COMEBACK CHOIR
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1998 0399142983 / 9780399142987 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To Nadia, Bebe Moore Campbell 9/16/99". Light wrinkling to jacket edges. 
Called one of the leading black novelists of the twentieth century by The Washington Post, the author of Brothers and Sisters follows a successful producer who tries to revitalize the ghetto of her youth. ; 1.5 x 9.1 x 6.4 Inches; 372 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
17 Cannell, Dorothy HOW TO MURDER YOUR MOTHER-IN-LAW
New York Bantam Books 1994 0553074938 / 9780553074932 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Inscribed by Cannell on title page: "To Donna Happy Birthday & many happy returns Dorothy Cannell" Jacket is price clipped and protected in mylar. 
After her obnoxious mother-in-law moves in permanently, Ellie Haskell falls in with three other local women also living with tyrannical mothers-in-law, and their imaginary scheme to solve their problems suddenly turns lethal. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
18 Cannell, Dorothy THE SPRING CLEANING MURDERS : An Ellie Haskell Mystery
New York Viking 1998 0670875716 / 9780670875719 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by Cannell on front endpaper and also inscribed by her on the title page: "For Donna Happy 50th! ! ! All best Wishes Dorothy Cannell May 16, 1998" Jacket is price clipped and is in mylar cover. 
Ellie Haskell embarks on a rollicking hunt for the killer of a fellow member of the Chitterton Fells Charwomen's Association. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
19 Connelly, Michael THE OVERLOOK
New York Little, Brown 2007 0316018953 / 9780316018951 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Signed by the author on the title page. Fine book in like jacket. 
Having left the LAPD's Open Unsolved Unit for the prestigious Homicide Special squad, Harry Bosch investigates the murder of a doctor whose death is linked to the theft of a dangerous radioactive substance that Harry fears may be part of a large-scale terrorist plot. ; Harry Bosch; 1.2 x 9.3 x 6.2 Inches; 225 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
20 Cook, Robin VITAL SIGNS
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1991 0399135758 / 9780399135750 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hint of top edge darkening. Jacket protected in mylar. Signed by Cook on the half-title page. 
When Marissa Blumenthal, a successful epidemiologist and happily married woman, discovers that she cannot conceive, her obsession with getting pregnant leads her to investigate the baby-making business.; 8vo ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
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