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End Game in Paris: A Novel

By: Adams, Ian

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Doubleday Canada: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0056

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Blackflies Are Murder

By: Allin, Lou

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0095

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Bush Poodles Are Murder

By: Allin, Lou

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0096

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Northern Winters Are Murder

By: Allin, Lou

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0097

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Avenue of the Dead

By: Anthony, Evelyn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchison: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0008

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Aunt Dimity Beats the Devil

By: Atherton, Nancy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0075

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Long Deadly Summer

By: Barnaby, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Millington Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0085

Condition: 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 View more info

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When Hell Freezes Over

By: Blechta, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0121

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Crime Along the Canal A Rideau Valley Mystery

By: Boast, Maureen

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Stirling, Ontario, Fine Linde Design Quinte: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0172

Condition: Very Good-


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 View more info

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Fit to Die A Crime and Mystery Collection

By: Boswell, Joan & Pike, Sue (Eds. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0086

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Burying Ariel

By: Bowen, Gail

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Mcclelland & Stewart: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0094

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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 View more info

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Cruzatte And Maria

By: Bowen, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., St. Martin's Minotaur: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0082

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Running with the Dead

By: Brandon, Jay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Forge: 2005

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: MYS0149

ISBN: 0765308932

Condition: 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 View more info

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Death Goes Shopping

By: Burton, Jessica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Rendezvous Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0140

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Clue Mysteries: 15 Whodunits to Solve in Minutes

By: Cameron, Vicki

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Running Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0076

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Menopause is Murder

By: Cameron, Vicki & Maffini, Mary Jane (Eds. )

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Burnstown ON, General Store Publishing House: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0120

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Cottage Country Killers: A Crime and Mystery Collection

By: Cameron, Vicki & Wiken, Linda (Eds.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario, Canada, General Store Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0077

Condition: 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 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Editors View more info

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I Had to Kill Her

By: Connell, Edwin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0192

Condition: Very Good-


189 pp. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A man, a woman, married. Two bullets aimed at each other. One will win out, but which? ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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A Show of Hands A Maine Island Mystery

By: Crossman, David A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Camden, Maine, U. S. A., Down East Books: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0122

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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 View more info

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Undertow

By: Curran, Thomas Rendell

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. John's Newfoundland, Breakwater Books: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: MYS0132

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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 View more info