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End Game in Paris: A Novel, Adams, Ian
1 Adams, Ian End Game in Paris: A Novel
Toronto, Ontario, Canada Doubleday Canada 1979 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
200 pp. Jacket price clipped, edges lightly worn. Prev owner's address label on title page. Timothy Stern, a photographer, gets drawn into the dangerous shadow world of intelligence agencies, through a case of mistaken identity. To survive, he must clear this up, and the trail lead him to Paris.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall MYS0056 
Price: 11.95 CDN
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Blackflies Are Murder, Allin, Lou
2 Allin, Lou Blackflies Are Murder
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2002 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
268 pp. Corners rubbed. Signed and dated by the author on the half-title. A Belle Palmer mystery. It's high summer in the north, and a savage, unexplainable murder of an elderly neighbour puts Belle on her guard. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author MYS0095 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Bush Poodles Are Murder, Allin, Lou
3 Allin, Lou Bush Poodles Are Murder
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2003 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
273 pp. Corners rubbed. Signed and dated by the author on the half-title. A Belle Palmer mystery. Belle has to babysit a spoiled poodle belonging to a friend accused of murder. As Belle tries to untabgle a rich skein of scams, she finds that their is a stalker watching her. Is there a connection? ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author MYS0096 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Northern Winters Are Murder, Allin, Lou
4 Allin, Lou Northern Winters Are Murder
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2003 Second Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
251 pp. Corners rubbed. Signed and dated by the author on the half-title. A Belle Palmer mystery. Belle's tranquil northern existance is disturbed when a friend dies in a freak snowmobile accident, or so it seems. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author MYS0097 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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The Avenue of the Dead, Anthony, Evelyn
5 Anthony, Evelyn The Avenue of the Dead
London Hutchison 1981 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
281 pp. Owner's name on ffep. Romance and danger mix in this tale of passion and intrigue.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall MYS0008 
Price: 18.00 CDN
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Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil, Atherton, Nancy
6 Atherton, Nancy Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil
New York, New York, U.S.A. Viking 2000 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
245 pp. Jacket edges worn. Spine bumped. Black mark on bottom edge of book. Signed by author on front endpaper. Lori Shepherd goes to Wyndhurst Hall to evaluate a rare book collection. She finds a handsome stranger, aand a cache of World War 1 letters telling of doomed love, and hinting at a hidden treasure in the Hall.; Remainder; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0075 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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The Long Deadly Summer, Barnaby, Peter
7 Barnaby, Peter The Long Deadly Summer
London Millington Books 1977 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
163 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket edges worn with small tears. Author's first book, and the first Jack Quentin mystery. The Colonel and his henchmen controlled a web of villainy that Quentin had to infiltrate and expose, but they had other ideas for him. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall MYS0085 
Price: 30.00 CDN
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When Hell Freezes Over, Blechta, Rick
8 Blechta, Rick When Hell Freezes Over
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2006 First Edition Softcover Very Good- with no dust jacket Signed by Author
333 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Book slightly slanted. Light spine crease. Inscribed by the author on the title page. A former rock star, once part of a band headed for superstardom, tries to help a woman fleeing from thugs. His efforts put him back in the spotlight, a spotlight he has been avoiding for the last 24 years. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0121 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Crime Along the Canal A Rideau Valley Mystery, Boast, Maureen
9 Boast, Maureen Crime Along the Canal A Rideau Valley Mystery
Stirling, Ontario Fine Linde Design Quinte 2007 First Edition Softcover Very Good- Signed by Author
194 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed by the author on the title page. A tale of murder and intrigue in small-town Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0172 
Price: 17.50 CDN
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Fit to Die A Crime and Mystery Collection, Boswell, Joan & Pike, Sue (Eds. )
10 Boswell, Joan & Pike, Sue (Eds. ) Fit to Die A Crime and Mystery Collection
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2001 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
261 pp. Corners rubbed. Light smudging to bottom edge. Inscribed. Signed on title page by Liz Palmer, Sue Pike, Linda Wiken, Victoria Maffini & Mary Jane Maffini. A collection of short detective and mystery stories by The Ladies Killing Circle. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0086 
Price: 30.00 CDN
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Burying Ariel, Bowen, Gail
11 Bowen, Gail Burying Ariel
Toronto Mcclelland & Stewart 2000 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
254 pp. Spine slightly bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. SIgned by the author on the title page. Joane Kilbourn is preparing for a relaxing weekend at the lake, but gets drawn into a baffling murder on the university campus in Regina, Saskatchewan. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0094 
Price: 17.50 CDN
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Cruzatte And Maria, Bowen, Peter
12 Bowen, Peter Cruzatte And Maria
New York, New York, U.S.A. St. Martin's Minotaur 2001 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
264 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Gabriel Du Pre is in a remote area of Montana working with a film crew on a documentary of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Trouble soon appears as props are damaged, and then two bodies turn up in the Missouri River.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall MYS0082 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Running with the Dead, Brandon, Jay
13 Brandon, Jay Running with the Dead
New York Forge 2005 0765308932 / 9780765308931 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good 
365 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Advance uncorrected proof. A Chris Sinclair novel. Sinclair's first and biggest case comes back to haunt him. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall MYS0149 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Death Goes Shopping, Burton, Jessica
14 Burton, Jessica Death Goes Shopping
Toronto Rendezvous Press 2002 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
233 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. A Jenny Turnbull mystery. Jenny, the promotions director for a large mall, must protect the mall's reputation as a safe place, and help solve the mystery of a cold-blooded murder. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author MYS0140 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Clue Mysteries: 15 Whodunits to Solve in Minutes, Cameron, Vicki
15 Cameron, Vicki Clue Mysteries: 15 Whodunits to Solve in Minutes
Philadelphia Running Press 2003 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
223. Light edgewear. Inscribed by author on title page. A collection of short, intriguing mysteries based on the board game Clue. 2 copies available. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0076 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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Menopause is Murder, Cameron, Vicki & Maffini, Mary Jane (Eds. )
16 Cameron, Vicki & Maffini, Mary Jane (Eds. ) Menopause is Murder
Burnstown ON General Store Publishing House 1999 First Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
190 pp. Light edgewear. A maliciously delightful collection of crime and mystery stories from the Ladies' Killing Circle. Signed by three of the authors (Jane Watson, Audrey Jessup & Jane Tun) on the title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0120 
Price: 35.00 CDN
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Cottage Country Killers: A Crime and Mystery Collection, Cameron, Vicki & Wiken, Linda (Eds.)
17 Cameron, Vicki & Wiken, Linda (Eds.) Cottage Country Killers: A Crime and Mystery Collection
Burnstown, Ontario, Canada General Store Publishing 1997 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
191 pp. Light edgewear. Prev owner's name on first page. Signed by both editors on the title page. A great collection of 24 stories of murder and mayhem, by the various authors of the Ladies' Killing Circle.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; Signed by Editors MYS0077 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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Sapphire, Cousins, E. G.
18 Cousins, E. G. Sapphire
London Panther Books 1959 Reprint Paperback Very Good- 
159 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Based on an original story and screenplay by Janet Green. Sapphire Robbins was stabbed to death on Hampstead Heath. The investigation involves her fiance, his family, and a strange assortment of people. Cover art by Derek A. Stowe. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall MYS0169 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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A Show of Hands A Maine Island Mystery, Crossman, David A.
19 Crossman, David A. A Show of Hands A Maine Island Mystery
Camden, Maine, U. S. A. Down East Books 1997 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket Signed by Author
287 pp. Slight edgewear. Perfect bound. Signed by the author on the title page. A retired intelligence agent has settled on a peaceful island off the coast of Maine. Looking for the quiet life, the octogenarian is soon drawn into a tangled murder investigation, and is being hunted by a twisted killer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0122 
Price: 35.00 CDN
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Undertow, Curran, Thomas Rendell
20 Curran, Thomas Rendell Undertow
St. John's Newfoundland Breakwater Books 2003 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
383 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Signed by author on the title page. An Inspector Stride mystery. Set in St. John, s Newfoundland just after the Second World War. In 1947 a woman is murdered in her bath. 4 years before, in the same neighbourhood, a young American soldier was also murdered, and the crime never solved. Are the two murders related? ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author MYS0132 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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