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The February Trouble

By: Albert, Neil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1607


Signed by Albert. An Uncorrected Proof in gray wrappers. Disbarred lawyer-turned-private investigator Dave Garrett investigates the sabotage of a new Chinese fast-food franchise in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the heart of Amish country. By the author of The January Corpse. ; Signed by Author View more info

Person or Persons Unknown

By: Alexander, Bruce

Price: $14.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin Group: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3901


Signed by Alexander on the title page. Sir John Fielding, the blind magistrate of the Bow Street Court, and his ward and helper Jeremy Proctor investigate the murders of prostitutes in Covent Garden. ; Signed by Author View more info

Silent

By: Attanasio, A.A. & Robert S. Henderson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tucson, Dennis McMillan Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 250


A biker retelling of the Iliad. View more info

Split Second

By: Baldacci, David

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4647


Inscribed by the author on the half-title page. A light bump to the bottom edge of the boards, and slight smudging to the fore-edge pages. Laid in is a handwritten note on the author's stationery from David Baldacci's office manager. A former Secret Service agent tries for vindication, having lost his job when the candidate he was protecting lost his life.; Signed by Author View more info

Deep South

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3602


Signed by Barr on the title page. When park ranger Anna Pigeon stumbles on the corpse of a girl with a noose around her neck, she is plunged into a murder investigation with serious racial overtones in the heart of the Deep South. ; Signed by Author View more info

Liberty Falling (Includes Uncorrected Proof)

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3603


Signed by Barr on the title page. Includes an Uncorrected Proof of this title. Intrepid park ranger Anna Pigeon takes up temporary residence on Liberty and Ellis Islands in New York Harbor.; Signed by Author View more info

Flashback (Includes Uncorrected Proof)

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3647


Signed by Barr on the title page. Taking a temporary post as ranger in Dry Tortugas National Park to escape dealing with a marriage proposal, Anna Pigeon investigates a mysterious boating accident that leads her to uncover sinister local crimes from the past. An Uncorrected Proof in illustrated wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Burning Moon

By: Barre, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Capra Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4091


Signed and dated by Barre, "Until the squall rolled in." Includes a signed pre-publication excerpt from the novel. The sinking of a fishing boat in a squall off the California coast sends PI Hardesty on a quest for justice that leads back decades to the collapse of South Vietnam.; Signed by Author View more info

Blackheart Highway

By: Barre, Richard

Price: $15.99

Publisher: New York, Prime Crime: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4682


Warmly inscribed by Barre in the month before publication, "For ----, with every good wish for your success from your friend and fan, Richard Barre, 5/16/99." Included is an inscribed promotional card for the book. Southern California private investigator Wil Hardesty heads to Bakersfield to help a recently paroled former country music star. ; Signed by Author View more info

L.A. Rex (Includes Advance Reading Copy)

By: Beall, Will

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Riverhead: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5810


Signed by Beall on the title page. Cutting back and forth between the 1970s and the present, a debut novel of the L.A. streets and the hard cases (both criminal and cop) who inhabit them. An Advance Reading Copy (not signed) in illustrated wrappers is included. ; Signed by Author View more info

Amateur Night

By: Beck, K.K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Mysterious Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 820


Signed by Beck on the title page. Amateur detective Jane da Silva searches for a missing witness of a pharmacy murder, a crime for which the wrong man may have been arrested. ; Signed by Author View more info

Holy Smoke

By: Benacquista, Tonino

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bitter Lemon Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4932


A paperback original, and winner of France's Grand Prix de la Litterature Policiere and the Prix Mystere de la Critique. View more info

A Crime in the Neighborhood (Includes Signed Uncorrected Proof)

By: Berne, Suzanne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1111


Signed by Berne on the title page. Nominated for an Edgar Award for Best First Novel, and winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction. A confused and lonely ten-year-old girl, Marsha, a witness to her siblings' deviant behavior, her father's affair, and her mother's flirtation with the new neighbor, produces the only lead in a case of sexual assault and murder. A signed Uncorrected Proof in black wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Drybone Hollow

By: Billheimer, John

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, St Martin's Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3009


Signed by Billheimer. Preparing to leave the town of Barkley, West Virginia, Owen Allison becomes involved in the investigation of a broken dam that has released coal mining pollution throughout the town. ; Signed by Author View more info

Dismal Mountain

By: Billheimer, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St Martin's Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3148


Signed by Billheimer. Transportation Inspector Owen Allison heads for the hills of West Virginia when a confrontation between Owen's Aunt Lizzie and a real-estate developer leads to the death of a trucker. By the author of The Contrary Blues. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Dead Time

By: Bland, Eleanor Taylor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 896


Signed by Bland on the title page. A review copy with publisher's slip laid in. In this first Marti MacAlister novel, the Cramer Hotel, a local flophouse, becomes the scene of a crime when a schizophrenic who had fled her wealthy family years before is found murdered in her room.; Signed by Author View more info

Slow Burn

By: Bland, Eleanor Taylor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1865


Signed by Bland on the title page. The deaths of a young woman and little girl in a suspicious fire that destroys a woman's clinic lead homicide detective Marti MacAlister and her partner, Vik Jessenovik, on the trail of an evil killer with a taste for young girls. A presentable copy, with the usual St. Martin's rubbing to the dust jacket. ; Signed by Author View more info

The Burglar Who Studied Spinoza

By: Block, Lawrence

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1980

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 817


Signed by Block on the title page. A review copy with publisher's slip laid in. A tiny nick to one corner, and a very small closed tear to the top of the panel. The plot follows title character Bernie Rhodenbarr, bookseller by day, thief by night, as he stumbles into a murder and a setup. ; Signed by Author View more info

Collateral Damage

By: Bowen, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3356


Signed by Bowen on the title page. A review copy with publisher's sheet included. In the Golden Age tradition of Agatha Christie and John Dickson Carr this thriller is preceded by a floor plan, in this case the second floor of a Washington home that belonged to a CIA agent who died in disgrace. ; Signed by Author View more info

Open Season

By: Box, C. J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4287


Signed by Box with a quote from the book, and dated in the year of publication. As Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett races against time to save an endangered species, he finds himself plunged into a deadly mystery that soon threatens his family and the life he loves. Shortlisted for the Edgar Award for Best First Novel. ; Signed by Author View more info