Hard-Boiled Mystery Books
Hard-Boiled Mystery - Blue book pulp magazines, Detective stories, Private eye, Suspense and Noir.
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LIST N- Z2 Mysteries, Private Eye, Hard Boiled, Crime, Noir mystery add-ons to main list(N) AUTHOR Title Description, Location SP$ CONDITION Location Abbott, Jeff Promises of Home Ballantine, mmpb, 1996, pbo; librarian Jordan Poteet series 3 very fine; slight hinge crease 544 Abbott, Megan Bury Me Deep S & S, tpb, 2009, pbo; 1931, stranded fem enters the world of Jazz Age decadence and Depression-era desperation; lp$15 5 mint- LL550 Abrahams, Peter End of Story Harper, mmpb, 2007 tbr mint- ok-sh3 Adams, Cleve Up Jumped the Devil Handi-Bks #33, digest-size unabridged novel; 1944; Rex McBride, p.i. series, hb; jewelry theft & murder in SF 7 vg+; tiny p/o fc at bottom sps; wear at spine 556 Archer, David Hidden Agenda Archer Pub; tpb, 2017; pbo; Sam Prichard: pi 5 near mint LL550 Archer, David The Grave Man Archer Pub; tpb, 2016; Sam Prichard: police detective 5 mint- LL550 Armstrong, Kelley Made to be Broken Bantam, mmpb, 2009, pbo; 4 very fine to near mint; 19 pages have minor corner crease 553 Baldacci, David A Minute to Midnight Grand Central, tpb, 2020; FBI agent Atlee Pine(fem) series 5 nm- ok-sh13 Baldacci, David Camel Club Grand Central, tpb, 2022; $18lp; Oliver Stone/Camel Club series tbr vf ok-sh13 Baldacci, David Deliver us from Evil Grand Central, mmpb, 2011; lp$10; Shaw series tbr Gd-; interior=vf; wr sps, edw; ;major cr fc; sl sr ok-sh13 Baldacci, David Divine Justice Grand Central, mmpb, nd, $10lp; Oliver Stone & Camel Club tbr vf+ except medium sr & wr sps ok-sh13 Baldacci, David End Game Grand Central, hc, fe, 2017, dj; Robbie & Jessica Reel gvmt troubleshooters seek lost handler 5 mint- ex small cr bottom right corner of dj 555 Baldacci, David First Family Grand Central, mmpb, 2010; pi: King/Maxwell team; kidnapped child in D.C; lp$10 $2 near mint-; except major fc corner crease; several scuffs back(g-vg) cover/edge spine/ strip area ok-sj14 Baldacci, David King and Maxwell Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2013; pi series (Sean King/Michelle Maxwell); soldier killed abroad..but family receives letter from him $3 mint- except piece out fep( horizonal razor cut 2″ from top) into title page LL560 Baldacci, David Hell’s Corner Grand Central, mmpb, 2011; lp$10; Camel Club series tbr vf-nm; sl scratches fc ok-sh13 Baldacci, David One Good Deed Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2019; Aloysius Archer #1; prison releasee in a small town $5 mint- 555 Baldacci, David Simple Genius Warner, hc, fe, dj(vf), 2007; pi: Sean King & Michelle Maxwell $4 near mint- LL550 Baldacci, David Split Second Grand Central, tpb, re 2021; Sean King/Michelle Maxwell series $4 vg-f; sl corner cr fc; sm edge tear bc 555 Baldacci, David Split Second Warner, hc, fe, dj(vg), 2003; 2 instances of wandering attention by Secret Service agents lead to disasters; King/Maxwell series $5 mint- in nm-dj(scuffs/rubs bc) LL560 Baldacci, David The Fix Grand Central, hc, fe, 2017, dj; Amos Decker(forgets nothing) series $5 nm LL550 Baldacci, David The Forgotten Grand Central, tpb, 2013; Army Sp.Agt John Puller; Fl; murdered relative $4 very fine to near mint; minor ink marks front end page LL550 Baldacci, David The Hit Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2013; Will Robie; assassin vs. assassin $5 mint- LL560 Baldacci, David The Innocent Grand Central, tpb, 2012; Will Robbie, assassin, (series) refuses a job, befriends a homeless 14 year old, & runs for his life $4 nm- except “1154” im top of fc and mi im top of fep LL560 Baldacci, David The Last Mile Grand Central, hc, fe, 2016; Amos Decker series; death row inmate shown innocent; FBI unravels murder; copy 1 $5 mint- 555 Baldacci, David The Last Mile Grand Central, hc, fe, 2016; Amos Decker series; copy 2 $3 nm..ex w/s in dj only.. on inner back flap..2 x 6″ LL560 Baldacci, David The Sixth Man Grand Central, hc, fe, 2011; pi: Sean King/Michelle Maxwell..working for a suspected serial killer $5 mint- 555 Baldacci, David The Whole Truth Grand Central, tpb, 2019; international thriller; 456pp $4 vf+; edw LL560 Baldacci, David True Blue Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2009; female ex-con tries to regain her job with Washington, DC high profile case; r.c.; copy 1 $2 appears vf..but last 25pp have top edge w/s as does bottom 2″ of inner dj sps LL560 Baldacci, David True Blue Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2009; female ex-con tries to regain her job with Washington, DC high profile case; r.c.; copy 2 tbr mint- ok-sh13 Barclay, Linwood Parting Shot D/Day(Canada), hc, fe, dj, 2017; pi: Cal Weaver+ Duckworth; Promise Falls series $3 near mint-minor crease to first page LL550 Barclay, Linwood Too Close to Home Bantam, mmpb, 2009; suspense/thriller 5 near mint-; minor ink marks spine/strip area 544 Berenson, Alex The Wolves Putnam mmpb, 2017; lp$10; John Wells series; espionage/action..a mission from the President $4 near mint- 544 Block, Lawrence Hit and Run Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2008; hitman Keller series; copy 3 $5 mint- LL560 Boland, John C (Ross, James L) Last Island South Perfect Crime(Pub.), tpb, 2009; pbo; sometimes p.i. Meggie Trevor; Key West(Florida) $9 mint LL560 Boland, John C (Ross, James L) Margin Perfect Crime(Pub), tpb, 2017; R Wells, investment adviser in a notable financial mix of deceit, sabotage, murder $9 mint- LL560 Bradbury, Ray Killer, Come Back to Me HardCase(pub),tpb, 20 crime shs(6 were also in pbo(A Memory of Murder); 330pp; 10 from pulps; nice 3 image fc; KEEPER ? tbr nm- except tas ok-sh3 Brennan, Allison Breaking Point St Martins, mmpb, 2018; FBI(Lucy Kincaid) tbr good+; medium sr/wr sps ok-sh13 Brennan, Allison Stalked St Martins, mmpb, nd/2012; FBI trainee(lucy Kinkaid)+p.i. on trail of inner ranks murderer $4 nm-; sl edw 556 Brennan, Allison Third to Die Mira, mmpb, 2021; fem detective+male FBI agent vs psychopathic murderer; 550p; lp$10 tbr vf-nm; very sl sps lean; mi im fep; close nm ok-sh13 Brown, Fredric Death in the Dark Hafner Pr., hc, fe, dj; vol.2 mystery library; KEEPER ? tbr mint ok-sh5 Brown, Fredric Murder Draws A Crowd Hafner Pr, hc, fe, dj, 2017; volume 1; 1200 copies printed; 723pp; 40shs(2 westerns)+146pp humourous obscure illustrated shs; intro; a labor of love book; beautiful Saunders pulp cover used as fc this book; KEEPER ? $50 mint- ok-sh5 Brown, Fredric The Far Cry Vintage/B Lizard, tpb, 1991; copy 2; exc suspense $5 very fine to near mint; slight crease top right corner front cover 544 Burke, James Lee Cadillac Jukebox PktBks, mmpb, 2016; lp$10; Dave Robicheaux series $4 mint- 556 Burnett, W.R.(male) Nobody Lives Forever Zebra, mmpb, 1988; classic noir; mti; amoral conman, jealous associate, a lonely na?ve woman $4 very fine to near mint 553 Burton, Mary Cover Your Eyes Zebra, mmpb, 2014; romantic suspense; public defender on trail of 30 year old murder; lp$8 $2 good-; interior=vf; medium sr, wr sps 556 Cain, James M Cocktail Waitress hc, fe, dj, 2012; noir; his last novel $5 mint- LL550 Carr, John Dickson Man who could not Shudder Zebra, mmpb, 1986; Dr. Gideon Fell p.i. series; re 1940 $4 mint- ? Carr, Paul Black Palmetto Worldwide, mmpb, 2021; ex–Seal & FBI duo pursue secrets thief into Florida swamps & murder $4 mint-; mi im fep 556 Carr, Paul The Cayman Switch Worldwide, mmpb, 2020; Fl./Cayman Is.; ex-Seal MacKenzie helps a Fl conman who cheated the wrong people $4 mint-; mi im fep 556 Case, John The Syndrome Ballantine, hc, fe, dj(vf-nm), 2001; thriller; 455pp; an psychologist with strange urges meets sister of his suicided fem patient and realizes he is a dead man…then “on the run” shs $5 mint- LL560 Chaber, Milo(Crossen, KF) Tortured Path PbkLib., mmpb, fpn, 1971; fc shows “Milo March #25” but character reworked to be CIA Kim Locke; China; communist torture & escape $6 g-vg; sl sr; edw; scrape top edge bc; interior=nm 556 Chase, James Hadley Miss Shumway waves a Wand (reference: see 2 book omnibus under No Business of Mine) n/a n/a Chase, James Hadley No Business of Mine/Miss Shumway waves a Wand Stark Hse, tpb tbr ok-sh3 Chase, James Hadley Well Now, My Pretty Panther(UK), 1969; Paradise City; casino heist $14 very fine to near mint; moderate edgewear 544 Chase, James Hadley Why Pick on Me? Corgi(UK), mmpb, ex-OSS Corridon, now troubleshooter infiltrates gang in exciting takedown of the gang $12 vf-nm..ex bc 1 faint cr and lower 1/3 bc has many scratches from sticker placement(not a pull) 556 Chase, James Hadley World in My Pocket Panther(UK), 1969; Paradise City; armored truck heist $10 very good+; edge wear, bump edges, small sticker front end page 544 Caspary, Vera Laura, Bedelia, Evvie Bk-of-Month Club Pub, hc, fe, dj(vf), 1992; re 1942-60 3 novels including famous Laura; 764pp tbr mint- shv5 Child, Lee Blue Moon Delacorte, hc, fe, dj, 2019; Jack Reacher series; copy 2 5 near mint to mint LL550 Child, Lee Blue Moon Delacorte, hc, fe, dj, 2019; Jack Reacher series; copy 1 5 near mint to mint LL550 Child, Lee Blue Moon Delacorte, hc, fe, dj, 2019; Jack Reacher series; copy 3 tbr near mint ? Child, Lee Midnight Line Delacorte, hc, fe, dj, 2017; Jack Reacher series; perhaps his best; copy 2 5 mint- LL550 Child, Lee and Andrew Sentinel Bantam, tpb, 2021; Jack Reacher series; lp$17; ransomwared town, IT expert eluding kidnapping, lost servers, & Reacher on mercy stopover of violence 5 mint- LL550 Child, Lincoln Death Match Anchor/Random, mmpb, 2004; ex-FBI psychologist/profiler takes on case of introduction services perfect couples murders 2 good-; repaired edge front cover, minor ink marks front end page, solid binding, few printer pages wrinkles inside 553 Child, Lincoln Utopia aka Lethal Velocity Ballantine/Fawcett, mmpb, 2003; hi-tech/nostalia amusement park takeover thriller; well-done; 434pp 4 very fine to near mint 553 Coben, Harlan Boy from the Woods Grand Central, hc, fe, dj, 2020; non-series 5 mint- LL550 Coben, Harlan Caught Dutton, tpb, 2017; missing girl, reporter, predator, the community; thriller; lp$10 4 mint- 553 Coben, Harlan Just One Look Signet, mmpb, 2005; family photo 20 years old starts deadly whirlpool of revenge & deceit 4 nm 556 Coben, Harlan No Second Chance Dutton, tpb, 2018; shot man, killed wife, disappeared 6 month old; good one; copy 3 $5 near mint to mint LL550 Coben, Harlan Six Years Dutton, mmpb, 2016; lp$10; not leaving the past alone can kill you with old loves; copy 2 $4 vf-nm 556 Coben, Harlan Tell No One Dell, mmpb, 2020; Dr. Beck, wife drowned 8 years ago, but was she? ; lp$10 $4 nm- 553 Coben, Harlan The Woods Dutton, hc, fe, dj, 2007; fpn; prosecutor on timeless search for missing younger sister; good book $4 mint- except sticker pull fep LL560 Collins, Max A/Spillane, Mickey Lady, Go Die Titan(UK), hc, fe, dj, 2012; pi: Mike Hammer, fpn; sequel to I, the Jury $5 mint- LL550 Connelly, Michael Black Echo Grand Central, mmpb, 2017; the 1st Harry Bosch; polp; lp$10 $4 fine to very fine; slight spine area reverse lean otherwsie near mint to mint 553 Connelly, Michael Void Moon Little, Brown, hc, fe, dj, 2000; non-series; fem ex-con robber, now car salesperson vs. nemesis p.i./casino $5 nm-m LL560 Cornwall, Patricia Book of the Dead Putnam, hc, fe, dj, 2007; Kay Scarpetta series; forensic pathologist; S Carolina; crime scene investigation tbr nm ok-sh13 Cornwall, Patricia Trace Putnam, hc, fe, dj, 2004: Kay Scarpetta series; forensi pathologist; Richmond, Va. tbr nm ok-sh13 Corris, Peter Browning P.I. Angus & Robertson(Australia), mmpb, 1992, pbo; p.i.: Browning..in Hollywood, fpn; wmb $10 appears near mint- but minot abrasion inner front cover only + store stamp front end page 544 Crais, Robert The Promise Putnam, hc, fe, dj, 2015; p.i.: E Cole/J Pike; fpn $5 mint- LL550 Crider, Bill Of All Sad Words Worldwide, mmpb, 2009; Sheriff Dan Rhodes tbr fine+ ok-sh13 Crumley, James Last Good Kiss Vintage, tpb, 1988; ; exc series: C.W. Sughru: pi in topless bar; fpn $5 very fine LL550 Daniels, Harold R The Snatch Black Curtain, tpb, 2013; lp$18; re of pbo; 2 financially trapped men + a mentally handicapped man kidnap a child; noir $9 mint LL560 Dawson, Janet A Credible Threat Fawcett, mmpb, 1997; pi: Jeri Howard $4 very good to fine; edge wear 553 Dawson, Janet Nobody’s Child Fawcett, mmpb, 1996; pi: Jeri Howard $4 nm 553 Deaver, Jeffery A Maiden’s Grave Signet, mmpb, 1996; superb bk; career FBI negotiator vs trapped(?) killers with deaf school girls;shock ending; double shock ending $5 very fine to near mint; slight edge wear; close nm- 544 Deaver, Jeffery Carte Blanche..007 S & S, hc, fe, dj, 2011; continuation of Ian Fleming’s James Bond series; action/espionage; lp$27 $5 mint- 541 Deaver, Jeffery Praying for Sleep Hodder(UK), mmpb, 1995, wmb; 437pp; escaped lunatic, his repeat fem prey, the hunters, the victims, and a turnabout ending; good book $6 near mint- 544 Deaver, Jeffery Shallow Graves PktBks, 2000; John Pellham, location scout for movies finds a deadly welcome in a small town $4 fine to very fine; edge wear, slight crease front cover corner 544 Deaver, Jeffery Sleeping Doll Grand Central, mmpb, 2008; $10 lp, 578pp; Kathryn Dance series; faint cr fc, tiny pinhole top right corner fc $4 very fine 544 Deaver, Jeffery Speaking in Tongues S & S, hc, fe, dj(nm-), 2000; non-series $5 mint- 555 Deaver, Jeffery The Bodies Left Behind S & S, hc, fe, dj, 2008; loc.: a 911–responding female deputy on a rural call finds murder and killers in pursuit of her & an almost-victim thru forest; shocker ending; good bk $5 near mint-; minor ink marks front end page LL550 DePalma, B/Lehman, Susan Are Snakes Necessary HardCase, hc, fe, dj, 2020; a fixer & an aspiring starlet & murder $5 near mint to mint LL550 Deutermann, P.T. (male) Spider Mountain St Martins, hc, fe, dj, 2007; ex-cop/pi investigates assault of National Park Service fem & runs into backwoods meth persons with bloody results $5 mint- LL560 Dewey, Thomas Don’t Cry for Long PktBks, 50223, 1966; pi: Mac(series), fpn tbr very fine to near mint; close to near mint- ok-sh3 Disher, Garry Snapshot Soho Pr, tpb, 2006; polp; Hal Challis series; Australia $5 very fine to near mint 542 Disney, Doris M A Compound for Death Bestseller Mystery B65, nd; digest-size novel; not abridged; Sheriff Jim O’Neill series; scarce $7 good; 1 1/2″; Magic tape repaired edge tear front cover to page 12, minor ink mark front cover 553 Donaldson, D.J…(Don) Cajun Nights St Martins, mmpb, 1989; “Mean Streets” series; medical examinator(Broussard & suicide prevention specialist(Franklin) in New Orleans investigate; series #1 $4 nm 556 Dorsey, Tim Cadillac Beach Harper, mmpb; 2005; busting out of Tn. State hospital without meds to Fl to investigate a death; humor/crime+ $4 very good to fine 553 Dorsey, Tim Electric Barracuda Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2011; comic crime..Florida $5 near mint LL550 Dorsey, Tim Gator a-go-go Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2009/10; wild & zany Florida crime epic $5 nm LL560 Duhart, William H Deadly Payoff G Medal 805, 1958, pbo; Tabor vs the mob $4 good+; slight spine roll, 1″ tear at spine area 544 Ellis, David The Last Alibi Putnam, hc, fe, dj(vf-), 2013; Jason Kolarich/Shauna, lawyers; fpn; elaborate frameup/out of the past crime/court shs; good book/author; 465pp $5 mint- 541 Ellroy, James Brown’s Requim Penzer Bks; Armchair Det. Lib., hc, dj, 1994, re of pbo; pi; noir; exc book $10 near mint in fine to very fine dust jacket , wrinkles and crease bottom front cover of dust jacket 541 Ellroy, James Hollywood Nocturnes Penzler Bks, hc, fe, dj, 1994; 1986-94 nvlts(6); hb tbr mint- ok-sh3 Elsberg, Marc Blackout SourceBks, hc, 2017, 1st USA edition, dj; tr from German; Europe; techno-terrorist thriller 5 near mint LL550 Estleman, Loren D Detroit is Our Beat Tyrus, hc, fe, dj, 2015; tales of the 4 Horsemen; 1940’s WW 2 Racket Squad of police not drafted into WW2; 10 shs(1 new)–9 from pp of Al Hitchcock MM; nice noir-ish type fc art 4 mint- for ex-library LL560 Estleman, Loren D Lioness is the Hunter Forge, hc, fe, dj(vf-nm), 2017; pi: Amos Walker 3 mint- for ex-library LL560 Estleman, Loren D Nearly Nero Tyrus/S & S, hc, fe, dj, 2017; pi: Claudius Lyon(in the vein of Rex Stout’s books) and clone of Archie Goodwin; 10 shs(1 new, 6 r/f EQMM–2 from private ptgs) 5 nm for ex-library LL560 Estleman, Loren D Shoot Forge, hc, fe, dj, 2016; Valentino..film archivist/detective series 3 nm for ex-library LL560 Estleman, Loren D Sundown Speech Forge, hc, fe, dj, 2015; pi: Amos Walker; location: shv5 5 near mint to mint LL550 Estleman, Loren D You Know who Killed Me Forge, hc, fe, dj, 2014; pi: an aging Amos Walker; fpn 3 vf-nm..for ex-library LL560 Ewan, Chris Dead Line Minotaur, hc, fe, dj, 2013; fpn; hostage negotiator enmeshed in 2 separate kidnappings; France; exc noir 4 vf-nm for ex-lib LL560 Faherty, Terence Confessions of Owen Feane Crippen & Landrau, tpb, fe, 2005; 7 shs(4 r/f EQMM, 2 new); pi: Owen Keane 8 vf+; sl edw; scratches to bc LL560 Fairsten, Linda Killer Heat D/Day, hc, fe, dj(vf+), 2008; fem NYC prosecuter vs. gang+serial killer tbr near mint- ok-sh13 Ferrigno, Robert Cheshire Moon Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 1993; bump bc/back bd o/w nm-; loc: shv5; lovely scanned fc $4 near mint- LL550 Fischer, Bruno The Flesh was Cold..aka.. …The Angels Fell ; Signet 1474 tbr good-; major vertical crease small wrinkles front cover, bottom 2″ spine area is fari; solid book ok-sh3 Francis, Dick Bonecrack F Crest, mmpb, 1993; fpn; world of horses & crime; kidnapped, injured horse, imposed jocket, and crime $4 very fine to near mint; slight edge wear, scuffs to back end page 553 Francis, Dick In the Frame F Crest, mmpb, 1993, fpn; world of horses & crime; an artist finds his cousin’s wife dead, and he, a suspect investigates $4 near mint 553 Francis, Dick Flying Finish Jove, mmpb, 1999; fpn; world of horses & crime; son of notable family takes job internationally transporting horses and finds an extra cargo $4 near mint- 553 Francis, Dick Knockdown F Crest, mmpb, 1993; fpn; world of horses & crime; buying agent at auction for American woman leads to violence $4 near mint- 553 Frase, H Michael Fatal Gift Carroll/Graf; hc, fe, dj, 1996; suspense; young woman witnesses murder, runs away from paid psychopath, feigns being a “seer” attracting death as she flees; good bk $5 nm; tiny previous owner’s sticker fep LL560 Fredrickson, Jack Hunting Sweetie Rose Worldwide, mmpb, 2914; sometimes pi:Dek Elstrom series; good book..good writer $4 nm 556 Freedman, J.F.(male) House of Smoke Viking, hc, fe, dj, 1996; wmb; pi: Kate Blanchard..divorced battered ex-police officer with problems & a sex life in a dope smugling/murder in jail/complex case; exc book; a 1-shot pi book $5 mint- LL560 Freeman, Brian Alter Ego Quercus, hc, fe, dj, 2018; Jonathan Stride series; polp; a hitman’s accident & a movie about Stride’s past lead into death $4 nm for ex-library LL560 French, Christy Tillery The Bodyguard i-universe; tpb, 2004; inexperienced fem(office mgr.) pi/bodyguard: Natasha Chamberlain $4 vf-nm..except medium sr LL560 Galbraith, Robert(Rowling, J.K.) Troubled Blood Little,Brown, hc, fe, dj, 2020; pi: Cormoran Strike; 927pp; extra postage $5 nm- LL560 Gardner, Erle Stanley Adventures of Paul Pry..vol. 1 Hall, tpb, lpe, 1991, 5 shs; 1930’s pulp shs; label on sps 4 very good for ex-library LL550 Gardner, Erle Stanley Adventures of Paul Pry..vol. 2 ; Hall, tpb, lpe, 1991, 4 shs; 1930’s pulp shs; label on sps 4 very fine for ex-library except no back end page LL550 Gardner, Erle Stanley tco the Backward Mule PktBks 6083, 1961(5th); Terry Clane/Insp Malloy series 4 g-vg; eccs; 1/4 x 1/4″ rub mark top right hand corner of fc 556 Gardner, Erle Stanley tco the Moth-Eaten Mink PktBks 75539; 1970(8th ptg); lawyer Perry Mason 3 very good to fine; bumps spine/strip area, crease back cover, enamel chips at spine ? Gardner, Erle Stanley Clue of the Forgotten Murder Cardinal c-307, 1958; non-series; criminologist Sidney Griff; complex impersonation/pickpocketing/murder 4 vf except heavy wear at sps(eccs/rubs) 5562 Gardner, Erle Stanley The Blonde in Lower Six C & Graf; hc, fe, dj, 1990; 135pp novel(1961) +3 nvlts from Black Mask(all Ed Jenkins, Phantom Crook, Chinatown series) 5 good+ for ex-library LL550 Gardner, Erle Stanley This is Murder PktBks 512, 1948, non-series; ad executive steps in to solve murder/corruption based in D.A.’s office 4 fine-; sps edge wear, few mi wrinkles 556 Garrison, Paul Red Sky at Morning Avon, hc, fe, dj, 2000; attack of Chinese submarine fleet on NY City; action 5 mint- LL550 Gilstrap, John At All Costs Warner, hc, fe, dj, 1998; criminal duo on the run to prove innocence; copy 2 5 near mint to mint; minor ink mark front end page 555 Gores, Joe 32 Cadillacs Myst Press, mmpb, 1993, hb, classic skip-tracer/pi agency; DKA File novel; in pursuit of 32 cars stolen by gypsy ring 4 vg-f for an ex-lib (only sign is 1 page edge stamp); mi im top fc 553 Gorman, Ed Noir 13 Perfect Crimes(pub.); pbo, tpb, 2010; 13 shs; laminated cover; scarce(0 on abe/ebay/amazon) 13 very fine+ for ex-library; label spine/strip area & top front cover( laminated cover); minor stamps fep 541 Gorman, Ed Scream Queen & Other Tales Perfect Crimes, tpb, 2014; menace; 14 shs tbr mint- ok-sh3 Gorman, Ed Shadow Games & Other St. SST pub(UK), tpb; 238pp novel+4 shs(3 mystery, 1 western) tbr very fine+; major crease 1 corner front cover and back cover ok-sh3 Grafton, Sue “B” is for Burglar Bantam, 1986; fem p.i. Kinsey Millhone 4 mint- 544 Grafton, Sue “C” is for Corpse Bantam, 1987; fem p.i. Kinsey Millhone 4 very fine to near mint 544 Grant, Andrew Run Ballantine, mmpb, 2015; fpn; lp$10; computer consultant fired and pursued for computer memory devices by several parties..betrayed by wife(?); good book 4 nm- 556 Grogan, David E Siegel Dispositions Worldwide, mmpb, 2017; estates lawyer Steve Stillwell #1 becomes detective (Va.& Germany) on missing heirs case; good book 4 mint-; sl edw 556 Gulli, Andrew No Rest for the Dead S & S(UK), tpb, 2012; 26 author round-robin novel; Kellerman, Cook, Stine, Jance, TJ Parker, Deaver, Margolin, Abbott tbr mint- ok-sh3 Hall, Adam Queen in Danger Harper, mmpb, 1990; Hugo Bishop series 4 very fine+; minor sticker pull bottom front cover 542 Hamilton, Donald Revengers F. G Medal, mmpb, 1982, pbo; Matt Helm series 4 very good; spine/strip area wear 553 Hamilton, Glen Erik Every Day Above Ground Harper, hc, fe, dj, 2017; van Shaw #3 series; an easy robbery to a murderous revenge whirlpool; good book 5 near mint to mint LL550 Hamilton, Glen Erik Hard Cold Winter Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2017; van Shaw series; burglary-trained by relative seeks ex-girl friend & finds terrorist/robbery plot 3 near mint…. for ex-library LL560 Hamilton, Glen Erik Past Crimes Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2015; van Shaw series; on leave from military he walks into his father’s murder & waiting police 5 near mint- 541 Hamilton, Steve Exit Strategy Putnam, mmpb, 2019; lp$10; Nick Mason, coerced killer series 4 near mint- 544 Hamilton, Steve North of Nowhere T Dunne; hc, fe, dj, 2002; Alex McKnight series; armed robbery at a private cardgame morphs into murder, greed & revenge: Michigan lakes setting this series 5 nm LL560 Hannon, Irene Buried Secrets Revell, tpb, pbo, 2015; “inspirational romantic suspense”; fem police chief & unmarked grave 5 mint- 555 Hardin, Peter Hidden Grave Dell 922, nd, @1955, mmpb; femme fatale vs a vengeful man returning to a small town after 20 years; fem gravedigger fc 4 g-vg; slight wear bottom sps & fc right lower edge 556 Harstad, Donald Known Dead Bantam, mmpb, 2000; polp; sheriff Carl Houseman series; copy 2 4 vf-nm; sl edw 556 Hayden, L.C.(fem) Why Casey had to Die Worldwide, mmpb, 2009; retired police officer Harry Bronson series(#1) cold case, a mystery convention, a kidnapped wife 4 vf 556 Hayes, Dana(male) Breaking Point St Martins, mmpb, 2012; lp$10; domestic, mil-industrial-engineered plane crash in USA; conspiracy to gain new weapon 4 very fine+; slight spine/strip area lean 544 Healy, Jeremiah The Only Good Lawyer PktBks, mmpb, 1999; fpn; John F Cuddy exc pi series; KEEPER ? tbr mint- ok-sh3 Hely, Elizabeth I’ll be Judge, I’ll be Jury Dell r108; 1962; recent widower of raped, murdered wife with 2 friends on a trail of vengeance, in France; loc.Box 544 4 good to very good; bump top spine/strip area 544 Herron, Mick Slow Horses Soho, tpb, 2010; 1st USA edition; in-disgrace intelligence agent vs. kidnappers 4 near mint to mint LL550 Hiaasen, Carl Double Whammy Warner, mmpb, 2003; 2nd ptg; RJ Decker=pi; crazed Fl setting humor/crime 4 very good+ 553 Hiaasen, Carl Lucky You Warner, mmpb, 1998; fem wins lottery ticket vs. combative co-winner 3 very fine; 1/4″ piece out back cover left corner 553 Hiaasen, Carl Lucky You Knopf, hc, fe, dj, 1997; fem wins lottery ticket vs. combative co-winner $5 mint- LL560 Hiaasen, Carl Sick Puppy Knopf, hc, fe, dj, 2000; environmentall-conserned activist after the opposite; Florida; zany humor/crime shs $5 mint LL560 Hiaasen, Carl Stormy Weather Grand Central, tpb, 2005; black humor Florida thriller 5 very fine to near mint; close to near mint shv5 Hitchens, Bert and Dolores One-Way Ticket PermaBks M-3100, 1957; railroad detective: Vic Moine tbr good to very good; front cover and back cover are very good, spine area is fair, tiny, faint Snoopy stamp front cover, edge wear ok-sh3 Holden, Craig Four Corners of Night Delacorte, hc, fe, dj(vf+), 1999; 2 missing girl cases separated by 7 years & 2 police detectives lifetime friendship and its end; well-written; polp 5 near mint- 555 Hollon, Frank Turner Point of Fracture McAdam/Cage, hc, fe, dj, 2005; well-done; marital discord situation leads clever wife to frame her husband to the brink of the electric chair 5 mint- LL560 Hood, Margaret Page The Silent Women Dell #880, mmpb, nd, 1954@; NE USA; new deputy investigates a suspected fem’s murder in a closed sociaty, small island community 4 good+; sl page offset 1 signature(reglued) 556 Hooper, Kay Blood Sins Bantam, mmpb, 2010; Noa Bishop/Special Crimes Unit(FBI); infiltrating a religious cult 4 near mint- 553 Hooper, Kay Final Shadows Berkley, mmpb, 2018; Bishop Files; a Guardian to protect psychics;thriller/sf; lp$10 4 mint- 546 Hughes, Declan Color of Blood Harper, mmpb, 2008; pi: Loy; Ireland; rich family’s missing daughter; fpn 4 very fine to near mint; bump top spine area ? Hunter, Evan(McBain, Ed) Priviledged Conversation Warner, mmpb, 1997; psychiatrist & Broadway dancer; erotic thriller/suspense with twist ending; well done 4 vf+; sl ding bc o/w nm 556 Hunter, Evan(McBain, Ed) Walk Proud Bantam, mmpb, 1979, pbo; gang & a girl friend; mti 12 nm-m 478 Hunter, Stephen Game of Snipers Putnam, mmpb, 2020; Bob Lee Swagger series; 498pp; lp$10 4 vf-nm; sl edw Ide, Joe IQ Mulholland, hc, fe, dj, 2016; pi: Isaiah Quintabe,black, high school genius in L.A. crime area 5 near mint- LL551 Jacobson, Alan False Accusations PktBks, mmpb, 2000; psychological thriller of a dr. fighting back against the emotional, legal and professional attacks on him by a fem fatale type ex-employee; outstanding; non-series 4 vf-nm; close nm 556 Janifer, Laurence The Final Fear Belmont B50-754; 1967; pbo; husband pursues wife’s lover in NYC; thriller; fpn 3 fair to good; general wear, store stamp front end page, medium spine roll 542 Johnston, Tim The Current AlgonquinBks, hc, fe, dj, 2019; autographed; thriller; 2 women pulled from icy river..relation to 10 year old similar 1 woman drowned?; mint- $5 near mint to mint LL550 Jordan, Neil Drowned Detective Bloomsbury, hc, fe, dj(vf), 2016; pi: troubled Jonathan with inner thoughts aplenty, in decaying East European city; after a suicide fem jumper and/or a missing young girl; strange $3 nm..except bump bc board corner with 1/2 x 1″ ws there LL560 Jurado, J.G.(male) Point of Balance Atria, hc, 1st USA ed, dj, 2015, fpn; Spanish author; child kidnapping & extortion of surgeon to kill patient; good book $3 nm…for ex-lib; over-stickered(metalic) on bc barcode LL560 R.J. Kaiser(male) Squeeze Play Mira, hc, fe, dj, 2002 tbr mint- ok-sh3 Kaminsky, Stuart M He Done Her Wrong Mysterious Pr; mmpb, 1995; pi: Toby Peters; Mae West episode; fpn; copy 2 tbr mint- ok-sh3 Kaminsky, Stuart M Midnight Pass Forge, mmpb, 2004; Lew Fonesca series tbr vf-nm… close nm- ok-sh3 Kane, Andrea Twisted Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2008; fem consultant Slone Burbank & FBI Derek Parker vs. serial killer tbr ok-sh9 Katzenbach, John In the Heat of the Summer Ballantine, mmpb, 1983; dedicated reporter Malcolm Anderson in an exc cat & mouse serial killer shs; semi-noir; suspense; good bk $4 vf+; sl sps edw 556 Kava, Alex(fem) Black Friday Mira, mmpb, 2009, pbo; Maggie O’Dell(FBI profiler series) $4 near mint- 553 Kellerman, Faye Walking Shadows Morrow, mmpb, 2019; lp$10; Decker/Lazarus; loc. $4 very fine to near mint; light scratches back cover 544 Kellerman, Jesse Potboiler Putnam, hc, fe, dj(fine+), 2012; college professor reconnects with friend’s widow and then… $3 vf-nm for ex-lib 555 Kellerman, Jonathan Billy Straight Ballantine, mmpb, 1999; a 12 year old witness flees the killer; Petra Connor, polp $4 near mint- 544 Kellerman, Jonathan Evidence Ballantine, mmpb, 2010; Alex Delaware series(psychologist); lp$10 4 near mint to mint; slight bump top of spine/strip area 544 Kellerman, Jonathan The Murderer’s Daughter Ballantine, mmpb, 2020; Grace Blades, non-series; lp$10 4 near mint 553 Kelman, Judith Where Shadows Fall Berkley, mmpb, 1987, pbo; her son 1 of many suicides at the isolated cottege or… tbr vg ok-sh13 Kendrick, Baynard Hot Red Money Avon g-1175; @1959; former pulp magazine author; death, deceit, and the communists 2 good; minor page edge tear few pages, minor ink marks side front cover 544 Kepler, Lars(male+fem) team The Hypnotist Farrar…Pub; hc, fe, dj(vg+), nd, tr/fr Swedish(2011); exc polp/thriller; a ruined hypnotist/therapist, a stubborn detective, and the demented lead to kidnapping & murder; 503pp 5 near mint- 541 King, Stephen Colorado Kid Colorado Kid; Hard Case; mmpb, 2005; pbo 3 very fine except sticker pull back cover 544 King, Stephen Finders Keepers PktBks, 2017; 525pp; a fan of an author kills & returns from prison to again terrorize; lp$10 4 near mint to mint 546 King, Stephen Joyland HardCase(pub), mmpb, 2013, pbo; exc Glenn Orbik fc; good King; coming-of-age shs via amusement park 4 near mint; 2 dings to left edge back cover 553 Kitson, Bill Dead and Gone Worldwide, mmpb, 2016, 1st USA ed of UK 1st; Det. Insp. Nash; UK setting but Americanized style; competant polp; copy 2 4 very fine+; slight sticker residue back cover ? Klavan, Andrew Damnation Street Harcourt, hc, dj, fe, 2006; Scott Weiss + Jim Bishop(p.i.) & killer pursue a prostitute with “face of an angel” 4 mint -..except dj has 4″ razor slit(cut) center of dj LL560 Klavan, Andrew Empire of Lies Mariner/HM, tpb, 2008, 383pp, fpn; exc author 5 mint- LL560 Klavan, Andrew Shotgun Alley Forge, hc, dj, fe, 2004; pi: Scott Weiss+Jim Bishop 5 mint- LL560 Konrath, J.A. (Joe) Bloody Mary Hyperion, hc, fe, laminated dj, 2004; Lt J Daniels series; exc polp series 5 near mint- 541 Konrath, J.A. (Joe) Cherry Bomb Hyperion, hc, fe, dj(nm-), 2009; Lt Jacqueline Daniels polp tbr mint- ok-sh3 Konrath, J.A. (Joe) Dirty Martini Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 2007; Lt Jacqueline Daniels series #4; polp 5 mint- 541 Konrath, J.A. (Joe) Whiskey Sour Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 2004, autographed, Brodart cover; Lt Jacqueline exc polp series 5 very fine to near mint 541 Koontz, Dean Forbidden Door Harper/Collins, tpb, 2019; rogue ex-FBI agent Jane Hawk series; on the run from group with sf-ional method of people domination 5 appears nea mint- but 1″ wrinkle top edge front cover + bump top sos/ edge back cover, so the book is very fine 541 Koontz, Dean Night Window Bantam, hc, fe, dj, 2019; rogue ex-FBI agent Jane Hawk 5 nm LL560 Koryta, Michael If She Wakes Back Bay, tpb, 2020(2nd ptg); fem in accident coma from murder of her companion, fem ici enters picture, etc; outstanding book 5 vf-nm..close nm; 1 fc edge has very minor wrinkle LL560 Koryta, Michael Tonight I said Goodbye T Dunne; hc, fe, dj(vf-nm), 2004; debut novel ; pi: Perry & Prichard; loc: shv5 5 near mint- LL550 Kronenwetter, Michael F1rst Kill Dunne, hc, fe, dj, 2005; pi: Hank Berlin; won PWA 1st prize for pi novel; 2004; fpn; loc; shv5 5 near mint to mint LL550 Kruger, Paul Message from Marise G Medal k1323, 1963, pbo; good book, under-rated author 4 good to very good ? Landsdale, Joe R Mucho Mojo Vintage Crime, tpb, 2009; Hap & Leonard series; fpn tbr nm ok-sh3 Leonard, Elmore Bandits Arbor, @1987, hc, dj(good), bce; New Orleans; scams & S Americans tbr very fine to near mint ((Joy)) ok-sh13 Lethem, Jonathan The Ferral Detective Harper, tpb, 2019; pi: Charles Heist; lp$17; loc.: shv5 4 near mint to mint LL550 Levien, David Signature Kill D/Day, hc, fe, dj, 2015; pi: Frank Behr tbr mint- ok-sh3 Levien, David The Dead Lay Anchor, mmpb, 2010; pi: Frank Behr; tbr very fine to near mint; tiny bump/tear edge front cover(repaired) ok-sh3 Levine, Paul J Bum Rap T & Mercer, tpb, 2015; Lassiter represents Solomon/Lord in murder case 5 mint-; minor ink mark front end page LL560 Levine, Paul J Habeas Porpoise Levine/Nittany Valley, tpb, pbo, 2007; Steve Soloman & Victoria Lord series tbr nm-m Levinson, Robert S Hot Paint Forge, mmpb, 2003; newspaper columnist & ex-wife chase stolen art masterpieces 4 nm-m except bar code bc overstickered 556 Lewin, Michael Z Ask the Right Question Perennial, mmpb, 1984; pi: Albert Samson; fpn 4 vf+; sl edw 556 Lewin, Michael Z Eye Opener 5 Star, hc, fe, dj, 2004; pi: Albert Samson; fpn tbr very fine to near mint for ex-library ok-sh3 Lewin, Michael Z Hard Line Morrow, hc, dj, nd, @1982, bce; exc Lt Leroy Powder polp series tbr mint- ok-sh3 Lewin, Michael Z Late Payments Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 1986; irrascible, interesting Lt. Leroy Powder polp 4 very good+ for ex-library; sticker pull at bottom of dust jacket spine area 555 Lewin, Michael Z Missing Woman Perennial, mmpb, 1984; pi: Albert Samson; fpn; exceptional one in this series; fake client, double disappearance, unusual motive; cameo by Lt. Powder; small type print on 213 pp 5 vg+; 2″ cr bc; few small wr fc; edw; interior/sps= nm 556 Lewin, Michael Z Night Cover Perennial, mmpb, 1984; Lt. Powder series; polp tbr vg-; fc right corner several short cr; hic ok-sh3 Lewin, Michael Z Silent Salesman Perennial, mmpb, 1985: pi: Albert Samson; fpn 4 fine; sl scuffs, edw 556 Lewin, Michael Z The Enemies Within MystPr, mmpb, 1991; pi: Albert Samson tbr near mint; slight edge wear ok-sh3 Lewin, Michael Z The Way We Die Now Putnam, hc, fe, dj(vg, sm po sps), 1973; pi: Albert Samson tbr vf-nm..except slight spine lean ok-sh3 Lindsey, David Color of Night Warner, hc, fe, dj, 1999; autographed tbr mint- ok-sh3 Ludlum, Robert Bourne Ultimatum Bantam, mmpb, 2007, 662p; Jason Bourne series; copy 3 5 nm 556 Ludnum, Robert Trevayne Bantam, mmpb, 1989; troubleshooter vs vested interests in Washington 4 near mint-; edge wear bottom edge front cover 553 Lustbader, Eric Dark Homecoming PktBks, mmpb, 1998; ex-cop Croaker in Florida with troubles 4 very fine to near mint; minor edge wear 553 Lutz, John Better Mousetraps St Martins, hc, fe, dj, 1988; “Best Mystery Stories of J.L.”; 35 shs; 347pp; biblio of his shs tbr nm ok-sh5 Lutz, John Night Kills Pinnacle/Kensington, hc, fe, dj(vf), lpe, 2008; 770pp; Frank Quinn 5 nm 555 Lutz, John Thicker than Blood St Martins, hc, fe, dj(fine), 1993; pi: Nudger series; copy 3 6 nm except grease pencil old price markings on fep 541 Lyle, D.P.(male) Run to Ground Oceanview, hc, fe, dj, 2012; autographed; Dub Walker..police consultant; an assassination that is not murder 5 mint- LL560 Lynch, Patrick The Policy Signet, mmpb, 1999; stubbern female actuary in insurance company finds a conspiracy that leads to bloodbath 4 very fine+; wrinkles at spine/strip area 553 MacDonald, John D Nightmare in Pink F G Medal, 1992; 43rd ptg of 1964 pbo; pi: Travis McGee 2 very good to fine; med spine roll 544 MacDonald, Patricia Lost Innocents Warner, hc, fe, dj, 1998; murdered babysitter, sex-offender husband, attractive priest…does she have trouble? tbr near mint- ok-sh13 MacGregor, T.J.(fem) Mistress of the Bones Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 1995; pi: Quin St James+Mike McCleary series 5 near mint-; in very fine dust jacket LL550 Mackenzie, Donald Loose Cannon St Martins, hc, fe, dj, 1993; pi: John Raven on a major fraud case 3 mint- for ex-library LL560 Magson, Adrian Retribution Worldwide, mmpb, 2021; USA/Kosovo; ethnic cleansing leads to vengeful assassin’s pursuit of team members in USA 4 near mint- 544 Maleeny, Tim Boxing the Octopus Poisoned Pen, hc, dj, fe, 2019; pi: Cape Weathers series; armored car heist on SF pier, psychopath Dr. with worldwide guinea pigs(humans) scheme 5 mint; bc barcode overstickered LL560 Margolin, Phillip Lost Lake Harper, hc, fe, dj, 2005; legal thriller tbr near mint- ok-sh13 Margolin, Phillip Ties that Bind Harper, mmpb, 2004; legal thriller; location; copy 1 4 near mint- LL550 Margolin, Phillip Ties that Bind Harper, hc, fe, dj, 2003; legal thriller; copy 2 5 near mint- LL550 Marshall, Michael Killer Move Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2011; thrille; effective Noir; ambitious Florida realtor is targeted for a devious descent into part 2 of a malicious game..part 2 being revenge; fpn 5 nm- LL560 Marshall, Michael Straw Men Jove, mmpb, thriller, 2002, pbo; a network of fear with motiveless deaths as ex-policeman, heir, & fem FBI pursue the elusive 4 vf-nm; wr at sps 556 Martin, David Lozell Pelikan S & S, hc, fe,dj, 1999; New Orleans; zany, wild, outrageous deathbed request into crime and humor 5 nm LL560 Maxim, John R Mosaic Avon, mmpb, 2000; thriller; an agent’s mission to a mental health research facility to investigate multiple personality disorder and plots $4 very fine to near mint; slight edge wear 544 Maynard, Roy .22 Automatic Crossway Pub(Ilinois), tpb, 1993, pbo; Christian newspaper reporter Emerson Dunn(#2) in a Jewish setting theft/gang war book; fpn $3 very fine for ex-library ( laminated cover) ? McBain, Ed/Hunter, Evan/Marsten, Rich Another Part of the City Myst. Pr.; hc, fe, dj, 1986@, bce; 5th Precinct detective Reardon; non-series; quality sl variant on 87th Precinct series; restaurant murder unravels an international financial conspiracy; nice nj $4 mint- LL560 McBain, Ed/Hunter, Evan/Marsten, Rich Ice Reader’s Digest(Not Abridged); Best Mysteries of All Time” series; hc, dj, 2019; well-made book; 87th Precinct; polp; 350pp tbr mint ok-sh3 McBain, Ed/Hunter, Evan/Marsten, Rich Learning to Kill Harcourt, hc, fe, dj; 20 shs from Manhunt+5 more; Hb/pi/noir; exc array of 1950’s digest crime fiction $8 mint- LL550 McGarrity, Michael Mexican Hat Norton, tpb, 1997; Kevin Kerney series; polp; New Mexico $4 vf-nm; almost nm; tiny fc corner cr/edw LL560 McGivern, William Very Cold for May PktBks 786, 1951; a woman who knows too much for her good tbr fair; interior is very good, clear older tape at bottom and top spine area, enamel chips at spine; solid book ok-sh3 McKimmey, James Run if you are Guilty/Never … …Be Caught; Stark Hse, tpb, 2021; 1 novel(127pp)+3 nvlts(Cosmopolitan+); 308pp; lp$20; 3 out of 4 good ones $16 mint- LL550 McKimmey, James Never Be Caught (reference: see Run if You Are Guilty); 2 shs from Cosmopolitan; 1 from unknown issue of digest MSMM n/a mint- n/a McNab, Andy Last Light PktBks, mmpb, 2003; Nick Stone, agent, former SAS, in S America; mission: assassination & avoiding his organization from killing him $4 vf-nm; sl edw 556 Millar, Margaret Collected Millar(omnibus) Syndicate/Soho; tpb, 2016; 5 una 1952-59 novels; 553 high word count pp; ex/superior author; suspense/mystery; titles see references this list $14 nm- 555 Millar, Margaret An Air that Kills (reference: see “Collected Millar” omnibus, this list n/a n/a n/a Millar, Margaret Beast in View (reference: see “Collected Millar” omnibus, this list n/a n/a n/a Millar, Margaret Listening Walls (reference: see “Collected Millar” omnibus, this list n/a n/a n/a Millar, Margaret Vanish in an Instant (reference: see “Collected Millar” omnibus, this list n/a n/a n/a Millar, Margaret Wives and Lovers (reference: see “Collected Millar” omnibus, this list n/a n/a n/a Miller, Derek B American by Day H Miflin, hc, fe, dj, 2018; polp; Chief Insp. Sigrid Odegard from Norway to USA on a missing brother case; crime; clever, well-done $5 mint- ok-sh2 Mooney, Chris Remembering Sarah PktBks, mmpb, 2005; missing 6 yr old girl and the pitbull perserverance of the father; suspense $4 vf-nm 556 Morrell, David Testament Warner, mmpb, 1993; survivorist writer & family flee murderous wrath of domestic terrorists; semi-noir; revenge x 2 $4 fine; sl wr top right hand corner fc; sl creases few interior pp edge 556 Mosley, Walter White Butterfly Norton, tpb, 1992; fpn; Easy Rawlins black p.i. series $5 nm-m 555 Muller, Marcia/Pronzini, Bill Cyanide Wells Myst Press, hc, dj, fe, 2001; non-series; proving the wife he didn’t kill is alive; copy 2 $5 mint- LL550 Muller, Marcia/Pronzini, Bill Plague of Thieves Affair hc, fe, dj, 2016; p.i.: Carpenter/Quincannon western-mystery; 2 thefts with each detective on separate case $4 mint-..except ex-lib LL560 Nielsen, Helen False Witness Ballantine 310K, 1959, pbo; fpn; Norway; visiting man witnesses murder that didn’t happen before the plot for him to murder her..again?; good book $3 f-gd-; Magic tape top of sps; 1/4″ tear left side fc; r.c. 556 Nielsen, Helen Seven Days before Dying..aka ..Borrow the Night; Dell 971, 1958; 7 days to live for a judge 4 very good+ 544 Obregon, Nicolas Sins as Scarlet Minotaur, hc, fe, dj2018; pi: Kosuke Iwata; USA/Japan/Mexico $5 mint-; bc barcode is overstickered LL560 O’Dell, Tawni(fem) Angels Burning Gallery, hc, fe, dj, 2016; 50 year old fem sheriff with a past against Appalanchia white trash 5 mint-..for ex-library LL560 O’Donnell, Lillian Pushover Putnam, hc, probably bce, dj, ; Norah Mulcahaney series(police); polp tbr very fine to near mint; clear tape bottom of spine/strip area ok-sh13 Overton, Hollie(fem) Baby Doll Redhook, mmpb, re, 2018; psy thriller; long-time 2 fem captives escape from their kidnapper..that’s just the beginning; int’l bestseller 4 mint- 556 Parker, Robert B Family Honor Putnam, 1999, hc, fe, dj; pi: Sunny Randall(fem) series #1; fpn 5 near mint-; bump 1 top edge front board LL550 Parker, Robert B Melancholy Baby Putnam, hc, fe, dj, 2004; pi: Sunny Randall series #4; 2004; fpn 5 mint- LL560 Parker, Robert B School Days Berkley, mmpb, 2006; pi: Spenser; fpn 4 near mint to mint 553 Parker, Robert B Shrink Wrap Jove, mmpb, 2003; pi: Sunny Randall(fem.); fpn 4 mint- 553 Parker, Robert B Thin Air Berkley, mmpb, 1996; pi: Spenser 4 fine; slight wrinkles spine area 553 Parker, T. Jefferson Red Light Hyperion, mmpb, 2001; polp; hb, embittered fem police detective & 2 murders of prostitutes spaced 30 years apart; good book 4 vf-nm; close nm 556 Parker, T. Jefferson Triggerman’s Dance Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 1996; 2 fiances of sniper-mistaken-fem team up in a mission to infiltrate racial hatred compound 5 mint- LL560 Pearson, Ridley Beyond Recognition Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 1997; Boldt/Daphne Mathews polp series 5 mint- LL550 Pearson, Ridley Hard Fall Dell, mmpb, 1992; FBI agent Cam Daggett vs airline bomber who murdered his parents & son; non-series; good author $4 nm-; very sl cr bottom right corner fc 556 Pearson, Ridley Pied Piper Hyperion, mmpb, nd, 1999 @; exc Seattle polp; Boldt/Mathews $4 vf-nm; nm except bump lower edge bc 556 Pearson, Ridley The First Victim Hyperion, hc, fe, dj(vf+), 1999/2000; autographed; L Boldt/J Lamoia series; polp 8 mint- LL550 Pearson, Ridley The First Victim Hyperion, mmpb,1999; (pub before hc); L Boldt/J Lamoia; polp 4 very fine to near mint; close to near mint- 544 Pearson, Ridley Under Currents St Martins, 1989, mmpb; polp; Lou Boldt series; Seattle 4 very fine to near mint; close to near mint- 544 Pendleton, Don Executioner..Lockdown Worldwide/Gold Eagle, mmpb, #313; 2004; pbo; action 4 nm+; overstickered on bc barcode 556 Pendleton, Don Executioner..Night of the Knives Worldwide/Gold Eagle, mmpb, #311; 2004; pbo; action 4 nm; overstickered on bc barcode 556 Pendleton, Don Executioner..Pele’s Fire Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, #366; 2009; pbo; action 4 nm-; overstickered bc barcode; sl shadow top fc sticker removed 556 Pendleton, Don Executioner..Time Bomb Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, #322; 2005; pbo; action 4 vf-nm; slight edw, sl bump top edge fc 556 Pendleton, Don Mack Bolan..Renegade Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, 2006; pbo; action; 347pp 4 nm..ex sl indentation top fc(from store’s label machine impact) 556 Pendleton, Don Mack Bolan..Ripple Effect Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb; 2007, pbo; action 4 nm..ex sl indentation top fc(from store’s label machine impact) 556 Pendleton, Don Mack Bolan..Tuscany Terror Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, pbo, 1983; Executioner #52; Italy; action 4 vf-nm 556 Pendleton, Don Mack Bolan..Ultimate Stakes Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, pbo, 2006; action 4 nm..ex sl indentation top fc(from store’s label machine impact) 556 Pendleton, Don Stony Man; Close Quarters Worldwide/Gold Eagle, mmpb, 2012, pbo; action; Paraguay/Iran 3 very good-; edge wear 544 Pendleton, Don Stony Man; Draw Point Worldwide/G Eagle, mmpb, pbo, 2009, pbo, action 4 vf-; sl scratches to fc & edw; bar code on bc is over-stickered 556 Pendleton, Don Stony Man; Echoes of War Worldwide, mmpb, 2003; Terror File book 2; pbo; action/adventure 4 vf-nm; overstickered on bc barcode; sl cr bc 556 Pendleton, Don Stony Man; Ramrod Intercept; Worldwide, mmpb, 2004, pbo; action/adveenture Worldwide; mmpb, 2004; pbo; action/adventure 4 nm-; overstickered on bc barcode 556 Percy, Walker Thanatos Syndrome Ivy, mmpb, 1991(9th ptg); male small town psychiatrist investigates unexplained mental/sexual symptoms of inhabitants 4 vf; sl scratches bc; edw 556 Perry, Thomas Butcher’s Boy Random, tpb, 2003; early Perry; killer & fem tracker 5 near mint-; slight scuff front cover 544 Perry, Thomas Dance for the Dead Random, hc, fe, dj; KEEPER ? tbd near mint ok-sh4 Perry, Thomas Dead Aim Random, hc, fe, dj, 2002; KEEPER ? tbd near mint ok-sh4 Perry, Thomas Fidelity Harcourt, hc, fe, dj; 2008; KEEPER? tbd near mint ok-sh4 Perry, Thomas Silence Harcourt, hc, fe, dj; 2007; KEEPER? tbd near mint ok-sh4 Perry, Thomas Sleeping Dogs Random, hc, fe, dj, 1992; KEEPER? tbd near mint ok-sh4 Perry, Thomas The Boy Friend Mysterious Pr, hc, fe, dj, 2013: pi: Jack Till $4 nm..for ex-library LL560 Perry, Thomas The Old Man Myst. Press, hc, fe, dj, 2017; KEEPER? tbd near mint n/a Prescott, Michael Mortal Faults Onyx/NAL, mmpb, 2006; pi: vigilante Aby Sinclair vs a Congressman’s stalker 4 near mint 553 Preston, Doublas/Child, Lincoln Relic Tor, mmpb, 1996; inhuman killer in a museum in NY; thriller 4 near mint 553 Pronzini, Bill Betrayers Forge, hc, fe, dj, 2010; pi: Nameless series; fpn; copy 2 5 nm; bar code overstickered on bc LL560 Pronzini, Bill Nemesis Forge, hc, fe, dj, 2013; pi: Nameless, fpn 4 near mint to mint except front end page stamp/stickers; ex-library ok-sh3 Pronzini, Bill Savages Forge, mmpb, 2010; pi: Nameless; fpn 3 very good-; slight spine roll ? Prouty, Olive Higgins Now, Voyager Feminist Pr; tpb, 2004; re 1941; mti(Bette Davis); Femmes Fatales series 5 near mint to mint 544 Quinn, Spencer Scents & Sensibility Atria, hc, fe, dj, 2015; pi team: Chet & Bernie series tbr mint- ok-sh3 Reynolds, William Money Trouble Ballantine, mmpb, 1990; fpn; pi: Nebraska; old girl friend..new bank robbery with missing loot; he circles the wagons with 3 women involved 4 g-vg; small dings/scuffs to covers 556 Reynolds, William Nebraska Quotient St Martins, hc, fe, dj, 1984; pi: Nebraska; fpn tbr mint- ok-sh3 Robotham, Michael Say You’re Sorry L Brown, hc, fe, dj, 2012; psychologist Joe Loughlin(with Parkinson’s disease) series(with Vic Ruiz); 2 teenager girls snatched..a snowstorm & then there was 1; well-done; nice fc of fem fleeing 5 mint- LL560 Roscoe, Gil Company of Thieves Kensington, mmpb, 2001, pbo; fpn tbr very fine to near mint shv5 Rosenfelt, David Fade to Black St Martins, mmpb, 2018; Lt. Doug Brock polp series #1; partial amnesia Brock on a cold murder case 4 f-vf; sl hic, sl edw 556 Rosenfelt, David Muzzled Minotaur; tpb, 2021; Andy Carpenter exc series; fpn; dog lovers mystery 5 nm-; mint except tiny tear 1 edge bc LL560 Rosenfelt, David Outfoxed Minotaur, hc, fe, dj, 2015; Andy Carpenter exc series; fpn; dog lovers mystery tbr near mint- ok-sh3 Rosenfelt, David Rescued Minotaur, hc, fe, dj, 2018; Andy Carpenter exc series; fpn; dog lover’s mystery tbr mint- ok-sh3 Rosenfelt, David The K Team Minotaur, hc, fe, dj, 2020; fpn series spin-off of Andy Carpenter series tbr mint- ok-sh3 Rosenfelt, David Who Let the Dog Out Minotaur, tpb, 2015; fpn; Andy Carpenter series tbr very fine+; slight edge wear ok-sh3 Roscoe, Gil Company of Thieves Kensington, pbo, 2015; fpn; con man & woman; love(?) & larceny; good book; sequel is e-book only 5 slight edge wear; very fine to near mint 544 Ross, James L(Boland, John C) Last Crimes of Charles Mistinguett Perfect Crime(Pub), tpb, 2013, pbo; France; ex-criminal, now investment advisor/hotel owner attempted to be blackmailed for past by mobster; semi-hard-boiled); unusual book 10 mint- LL560 Rozan, S.J.(fem.) Paper Son Worldwide, mmpb, re 2020 with revised text; pi: Lydia Chin/Bill Smith tbr very good to fine; slight spine roll, slight edge wear Joy-sh13 Shames, Laurence Scavenger Reef S & S, hc, fe, dj, 1994; artist lost overboard, his art super-values, he returns from dead & others wish his return(to ocean’s bottom) 5 nm- 555 Shames, Laurence Tropical Depression Hyperion, tpb, ARC, 1996; humorous crime; Florida; “bra king” relocates, gambling casino setup 4 near mint-; moderate edge ear to front cover and back cover LL550 Shattuck, Richard Said the Spider to the Fly Pop Lib 125; mmpb, nd, 1944@; strange happening on a plane lead a man to confess to a murder he didn’t commit 1 poor; some warped pp, eccs; po bc corner, im title pp; r.c. 556 Simmons, Dan Hardcase L Brown, tpb, 2014; Joe Kurtz; exc hb series; right up there with “Parker” series 5 near mint- LL550 Smith, Alisa Speakeasy St Martins, hc, fe, dj, 2018; fpn; 1940’s WW2; female crypto decoder & her criminal boyfriend from her past 5 mint-; barcode on bc is overstickered LL560 Soliman, W(fem) Unfinished Business Carina Pr., mmpb, 2011, pbo; UK; retired police assists sister of disappeared sister; above average; Hunter Files #1 4 very fine to near mint 553 Spillane, Mickey Black Alley Signet #ae9102, 1997; pi: Mike Hammer; fpn; somewhat scarce this edition 5 Mint- ? Spillane, Mickey Black Alley Dutton, hc, fe, dj, 1996; pi: Mike Hammer; fpn 5 Mint- 555 Stark, Richard(Westlake, Donald) Backflash Myst Press, hc, fe, dj, 1998; Parker, violent robbery thief exc series 8 mint- LL550 Stark, Richard(Westlake, Donald) Comeback Myst Press, hc, fe, dj, 1997; Parker, violent robbery thief exc series 8 mint- LL550 Stark, Richard(Westlake, Donald) Dirty Money Grand Central, hc, fe, 2008, dj; Parker, violent robbery thief exc series $8 mint- LL550 Stark, Richard(Westlake, Donald) Green Eagle Score Atlantic/Curley, hc, imdj, re, 1989; Parker, violent robbery thief, lpe $9 vf+ for ex-library; scuffs to cvrs 555 Starnes, Richard Other Body in Grant’s Tomp Bantam 917; 1953; fpn; newspaperman in big city for crime expose finds crime the hard way $2 fair; major water stain corner front cover and back cover, slight warpage; reading copy 544 Starr, Jason Savage Lane Polis, hc, 2015, dj, fe; thriller 3 near mint-; ex-library LL550 Stockbridge, Grant Slaves of the Laughing .. .. Death/Satan’s Murder Machine; C & Graf, mmpb, 1993; 2 1939-40 pulp short novels; Spider #6; lovely pulp fc re 3 fair to good; crease front cover, re-inforced inner front cover(magic tape), back cover, interior, spine area are very fine 553 Sturges, P.G.(male) Angel’s Gate Scribner, hc, fe, dj(vf+), 2013; pi: Dick Henry(Shortcut Man series #3); Hollywood dope & millionaire’s harem with murder 5 near mint- LL550 Sturges, P.G.(male) Shortcut Man Scribner, hc, fe, dj(vf+), 2011; pi: Dick Henry(Shortcut Man series #1); expediter with itchy fist & his love(?) femme fatale; copy 2 5 near mint to mint LL550 Sturges, P.G.(male) Tribulations of the Shortcut.. ..Man; Scribner, hc, fe, dj, 2012; pi: Dick Henry(expeditor with itchy fist) in Hollywood a la cocaine; clever pondering fpn; fpn 3 very fine to near mint for ex-library LL550 Swain, James Sucker Bet Ballantine, hc, fe, dj, 2003; Tony Valentine(casino detective) 5 mint-..ex crease on front inner flap of dj LL560 the Gordons(Mildred & Gordon Gordon) Captive Bantam J2442, 1962; a compulsive killer fleeing into the desert, his fem captive, and the FBI/Navaho police pursuit 4 good to very good; edge wear 543 the Gordons(Mildred & Gordon Gordon) Menace Bantam J2732, 1964; suspense tbr VF..except fc thru page 2 have 1 x .5″ po lower edge; few tiny po pp3-20; all: margin only affected; rc ok-sh3 the Gordons(Mildred & Gordon Gordon) Murder Rides the Campaign Trail Bantam 1475; 1956; a candidate for presidency is about to be murdered tbr interior is very good, balance is fair much general wear; reading copy ok-sh3 the Gordons(Mildred & Gordon Gordon) Power Play Bantam S3267, 1966; plot to seize FBI; deadly Washington, DC games 3 very good; some soiling back cover, minor ink marks front end page 553 the Gordons(Mildred & Gordon Gordon) The Big Frame Bantam 1782, 1958; framing a reluctant policeman’s wife 4 very good-; wrinkles spine/strip area, hinge crease, name on front end page h 553 Thompson, Jim Savge Night Vintage/Blk Lizard; tpb, 1991; re of pbo(1953); hb/noir 9 near mint LL550 Thompson, Jim Pop. 1280 Pop. 1280; Vintage/Black Lizard; tpb, 1990; re 1964 pbo; hb/noir; to me, his 2nd best(of 2 really good ones) 7 near mint-; slight scuffs top front cover 544 Thompson, Jim Recoil Vintage/Blk Lizard; tpb, 1992; re of 1953 pbo; hb/noir 6 near mint 544 Thunboe, Bo What Can’t be True Worldwide, mmpb, 2021 re(with revised text from fe 2018; police detective in car trunk murder impeded by fixer guy in hospice 4 vf+; tiny fc cr top right corner + 2 internal pages cr 1 corner 556 Thurber, James Thurber on Crime St Martins, hc, fe, dj(vf), illos, 1991; humorous aspects of crime; 36 shs; 207pp 3 appears nm but 1 edge of several pp show sl-med warpage(m.e.); rc LL560 Torrey, Roger 42 Days for Murder McMillan Pub, tpb, 1988; hb; pi: Shean Correll; fpn; classic 1938 hb crime; author’s only novel; prolific short story pulp author; re 5 very fine to near mint; crease top right corner front cover, a scrape back cover 553 Vance, Lee Garden of Betrayal Black Lizard/Vantage, tpb, 2011; financial energy consultant with child missing for 5 years enters a world of terrorist and insider info worries 7 mint- LL560 Vance, Lee Restitution Knopf, hc, fe, dj(very fine+), 2007 5 mint- minor ink marks front end page LL550 van Dycke, Tom/ Kerner, Ben Not With My Neck Handi-Bk 80; 1948; fpn, re, una; sailor waking up with a hangover + dead blonde 5 good to very good; spine/strip area wear 544 Verdon, John Peter Pan Must Die Peter Pan Must Die; Crown, hc, fe, 2014, dj; pi: Dave Guerney exc series; who hired whom to kill whom?; nm 5 near mint- LL550 Walker, Wendy All is not Forgotten St Martins, mmpb, 2019; lp$10; fpn psychiatrist, child rape, forgotten memories manipulated; good book tbr very fine+; tiny corner 1 page gone, tiny crease 1 corner front cover ok-sh13 Walsh, Robert Violent Hours Signet 1402, 1958, pbo; stranger arrives tough town and finds it hard to leave; sm po top corner fc; 2 pcs clear tape on sps; hb; exc fc art 4 good 542 Wandrei, Howard The Last Pin F & B, hc, fe, dj; 11 shs, pulp, t/f Black Mask, Spicy.., Private Detective, DFW, etc. 1935-40; 354pp; preface/intro; Keeper ??? tbr nm ok-sh5 Watts, Timothy Grand Theft Onyx/NAL, mmpb, 2003; shv5; a car thief, a mob, & crime romp 4 near mint- ? Waugh, Hillary(male) Jigsaw(aka Sleep Long,… …My Love; Pan(UK) #g575, mmpb, nd, UK movie tie-in; superb polp(Chief Fellows series) 12 very good; top corner front cover bumped, name/address in ink on back cover 553 Wessel, John Pretty Ballerina S & S, hc, fe, dj, 1998; pi: Harding #2, ex-con) 5 nm LL560 Westlake, Donald/Stark, Richard Drowned Hopes Myst. Pr, hc, fe, dj, 1990; Dortmunder burgler series 5 mint- LL560 Westlake, Donald/Stark, Richard Money for Nothing Hyperion, hc, fe, dj, 2003; non-series; when unknown $1000 arrives monthly for years..it’s time for the hammer to fall 5 mint LL560 Wiehl, Lis(fem)/Henry, April A Deadly Business Nelson, hc, 2011, fe, dj; Mia Quinn series #1 5 mint- LL550 Wiehl, Lis(fem)/Henry, April A Matter of Trust Nelson, hc, 2013, fe, dj; Mia Quinn series 4 very fine to near mint for ex-library, 1 library stamp front end page LL550 Wiehl, Lis(fem)/Henry, April Lethal Beauty Nelson, hc, 2015, fe, dj(vf-); Mia Quinn(Seattle prosecutor) series $5 near mint-; slight ink marks front end page LL550 Wiehl, Lis(fem)/Henry, April Waking Hours T Nelson(pub), hc, fe, dj, 2011; forensic psychologist in rural NY $5 near mint- LL550 Williams, Amanda Kyle Stranger in the Room Bantam, mmpb, 2013; pi: Keye Street(fem) t vf-nm; mi im(name) ifc ok-sh13 Wiltz, Chris(fem) A Diamond Before You Die; Myst. Press, hc, fe, dj, autographed, 1987; pi: Neal Rafferty 5 near mint LL550 Winslow, Don Broken Morrow, hc, fe, dj, 2020; 6 new nvlts; 338pp; 1 noir, 1 semi-humor; all California-ish settings 5 mint- LL560