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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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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


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


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

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The Case of the Eighteenth Ostrich

By: Curzon, Colin

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MYS0117


319 pp. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Blue cloth boards, faded red lettering on spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info