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Assignment Budapest

By: Aarons, Edward S.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Gold Medal:

Seller ID: 004954

Condition: Good+


Ex-library with no markings but pocket glued inside back cover. Spine a little slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear, reading crease, some soiling, binding fairly tight. Edges yellowed but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. "My name's Sam Durell I'm troubleshooter for an agency so secret that even the government doesn't know about it. My assignment: track down the traitors, the saboteurs, the secret official killers. And find Ilona before the dread ... View more info

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Assignment Karachi

By: Aarons, Edward S.

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Fawcett Gold Medal: 1967

Seller ID: 004955

Condition: Good+


Spine slightly creased, slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, a little soiling, stamp on front end paper. Some yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. "Bustling Bazaars, Exotic shops, these were the gay facades masking the sinister filth that went on in the tortuous streets, diverting tourists from dim harems where flesh and dope bought and sold like cigarettes, from dark alleys where a man's life can be had for the price of a meal. This was... View more info

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The Secret Whispers (Large Print)

By: Allbeury, Ted

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Ulverscroft: 1983

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 003527

ISBN: 0708909124

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library with usual markings and pocket, plus title page has been removed. Spine slanted, corners bumped, text is clean and unmarked. Large print edition. "It was dangerous for Richter to come to England as a spy, even more so when he was "turned" by a young British captain into a double agent. But in 1945 with a new identity he returned to start a new life, safe from every threat; except the cruelest one of all-coincidence. When Richter's cover is blo... View more info

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The Light of Day

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers: 1992

Seller ID: 001149

ISBN: 0881848360

Condition: Very Good+


Front cover creased along lower right corner, corners bumped. "Arthur Simpson, petty thief and con man, is caught between a rock and a hard place. Discovered stealing traveler's checks from a hotel room, he is blackmailed by his 'victim' into smuggling arms across the border into Turkey for use in a major jewel heist. Unfortunately, the Turkish police find the guns in his car: If he doesn't agree to spy on his 'partners,' he'll spend the rest of his life rot... View more info

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The Light of Day

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $7.90

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1962

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002337

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Corners slightly bumped, some soiling to boards and front edge. Jacket shows a little edge wear, chipping, darkening to spine. "Arthur Simpson, petty thief and con man, is caught between a rock and a hard place. Discovered stealing traveler's checks from a hotel room, he is blackmailed by his 'victim' into smuggling arms across the border into Turkey for use in a major jewel heist. Unfortunately, the Turkish police find the guns in his car: If he doesn't ag... View more info

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The Schirmer Inheritance

By: Ambler, Eric

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1953

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 004084

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Corners slightly bumped, boards have some small spots, webbing showing at title page. DJ has very minor edgewear. Text is clean and unmarked. "It all began when Amelia Schneider Johnson died with over three million dollars in bonds in a tin trunk underneath her bed. The search for a relative wove its way through eight thousand claims only to lose itself in Nazi Germany at the beginning of the war. Then in 1950 the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania decided to atta... View more info

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Midnight Whispers (Cutler series)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1992

Seller ID: 003382

ISBN: 0671695169

Condition: Near Fine


Very slight shelfwear. A bright, attractive copy. "Happy and innocent, Dawn’s daughter Christie has grown up in the safest, most loving of homes. . . Yet Christie can’t help feeling as if a dark cloud hovers over Cutler’s Cove. . . a cloud whose origins lie in her family’s troubled history, and the many questions no one, not even Dawn, will answer. Only one person can always chase away her blues: Gavin, Daddy Jimmy’s young and handsome stepbrother. ... View more info

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Dawn (Cutler series)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1990

Seller ID: 003383

ISBN: 0671670689

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly curved/creased, minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. "In her fine new Virginia school, Dawn Longchamp feels happy and safe. But nothing is what it seems. . . Now Dawn and her older brother Jimmy have a chance for a decent, respectable life, and Dawn’s secret, precious hope to study singing can come true. Philip Cutler, the handsomest boy in school, sets Dawn’s heart on fire. She is deeply devoted to her brooding brother; but with Phil... View more info

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Twilight's Child (Cutler series)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1992

Seller ID: 003384

ISBN: 0671695142

Condition: Very Good+


Spine slightly curved, minor shelfwear. A bright, attractive copy. "As Mrs. James Gary Longchamp, Dawn is blissfully happy, but a legacy of deceit and betrayal still haunts her. . . . At last, Dawn can create a haven of warmth and love for her beautiful baby girl, Christie, and her darling Jimmy. Dawn is a huge success as the new owner of the Cutler’s Cove hotel. . . and soon she and Jimmy will be blessed with a child of their own. Yet Dawn cannot quell her ... View more info

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Fallen Hearts (Casteel series)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1988

Seller ID: 003385

ISBN: 0671642561

Condition: Very Good+


Spine very slightly slanted, very minor shelfwear. A bright, attractive copy. "As Logan’s bride, she would savor now the love she had sought for so long. And free from her father’s clutches, she would live again in her backwoods town, a respected teacher and cherished wife. But after a wedding trip to Boston’s Farthinggale Manor and a lavish, elegant party, Heaven and Logan are persuaded to stay. . . lured by Tony Tatterton’s guile to live amidst the Ta... View more info

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My Sweet Audrina

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.10

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1990

Seller ID: 003386

ISBN: 0671729462

Condition: Very Good


Some wear at ends of spine. A bright, attractive copy. A "haunting story of love and deceit, innocence and betrayal, and the suffocating power of parental love. Audrina Adare wanted so to be as good as her sister. She knew her father could not love her as he loved her sister. Her sister was so special, so perfect - and dead. Now she will come face to face with the dangerous, terrifying secret that everyone knows. Everyone except. . . my sweet Audrina."; 1... View more info

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Garden of Shadows (Dollanganger Family series)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.75

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1987

Seller ID: 003394

ISBN: 067164257x

Condition: Good


Spine somewhat slanted/creased, some edgewear/bumping, crease on front cover. Text waffled due to water damage. "Olivia dreamed of a sun-filled love, a happy life. Then she entered Foxworth Hall. . . Long before terror flowered in the attic, thin, spinsterish Olivia came to Virginia as Malcolm Foxworth’s bride. At last, with her tall handsome husband, she would find the joy she had waited for, longed for. Bet in the gloomy mansion filled with hidden rooms a... View more info

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Butterfly (Orphans miniseries #1)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1998

Seller ID: 003396

ISBN: 0671020293

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, attractive copy. "All she wanted was to be someone’s little girl. . . Fate made her a lonely orphan, yearning for the embrace of a real family and a loving home. But a golden chance at a new life may not be enough to escape the dark secrets of her past."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Crystal (Orphan miniseries #2)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.75

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1998

Seller ID: 003397

ISBN: 0671020307

Condition: Near Fine


Very slight shelfwear. A bright, tight, attractive copy. "All she wanted was a family she could call her own. . . As an orphan girl, Crystal was one of many - and utterly alone. But she still dreamed of a shining life of love and happiness, and freedom from the dark legacy of her past. . ."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Raven (Orphan miniseries #4)

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1998

Seller ID: 003399

ISBN: 0671020315

Condition: Very Good-


Spine slightly slanted, minor edgewear/bumping. A bright, attractive copy. "All she wanted was an end to broken promises. . . Her Mama made it painfully clear that she wished Raven had never been born. But even after she was sent to live with her kindly aunt and domineering uncle, humiliating secrets lurked - and threatened to dash forever Raven’s dream of a true home."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Secrets of the Morning

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1991

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005357

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Slight spine slant, corners bumped, slight edge wear. Jacket has a little edge wear and some minor chipping, a little rubbing. A nice copy. Second in the Cutler series, following "Dawn". "At last, Dawn has escaped from the shadow of her tortured past in Cutler's Cove. Now in New York City and enrolled in a prestigious music school, Dawn wants to forget her past ... but cannot forget Jimmy, her strong, supportive boyfriend, and the love and anguished ... View more info

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Secrets of the Morning

By: Andrews, V. C.

Price: $7.40

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1991

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 006175

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Spine slightly slanted. DJ has 1/2" tear, minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. Second in the Cutler series, following "Dawn". "At last, Dawn has escaped from the shadow of her tortured past in Cutler's Cove. Now in New York City and enrolled in a prestigious music school, Dawn wants to forget her past ... but cannot forget Jimmy, her strong, supportive boyfriend, and the love and anguished secrets they shared. "Then Dawn meets M... View more info

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The Peollenberg Inheritance

By: Anthony, Evelyn

Price: $6.95

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, Inc.: 1972

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000215

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


"A masterful drama of continental intrigue, set against the glittering backdrop of London, Paris, and Munich, here is the spellbinding story of a beautiful young woman's search for her father, his clouded past and a mysterious inheritance." Sticker with owner's name as well as her signature inside front cover. Some speckling along top edge of pages. Cover shows some general wear with a few dents and chipping.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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A Matter of Honor

By: Archer, Jeffrey

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Linden Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001511

ISBN: 0671624342

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Corners bumped, coffee ring on front board. Jacket shows minor edge wear. "As Adam listens to the final bequest of his father's will, he knows he will at last learn the unspoken secret that shadowed the peaceful retirement of Colonel Scott and turned him from a WWI hero into a disgraced and broken man. But inside the yellowed envelope Adam finds a far more important secret. The path Adam has to follow leads him first to the innermost vault of a Swiss bank where... View more info

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The Freedom Trap

By: Bagley, Desmond

Price: $4.15

Publisher: Glasgow, Fontana: 1985

Seller ID: 001287

ISBN: 000615266X

Condition: Very Good+


Slight crease to spine, corners bumped, chip at base of spine, slight darkening. "The trap is sprung. The Scarperers, a brilliantly organised gang for getting long-tern prisoners out of gaol, have sprung Slade, notorious Russian double agent. Slade's trail leads British agent Owen Stannard to Malta, where he finds his quarry. . . and the mastermind behind the Scarperers: suave cultured-and a killer."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info