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Daughters of the House

By: Aikath-Gyaltsen, Indrani

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Ballantine Books: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB257

ISBN: 0345386558

Condition: Used-Very Good


pp 208 Paperback; excellent condition; uncreased spine; clean pages // It should have been a day for celebrating: Eighteen-year-old Chchanda, her younger sister Mala, and their old servant Parvati receive news that their beloved aunt is returning from nearby Ranchi with a husband. Their meager ways of eking out a living will come to an end. There will be a man in the house and, as a lawyer, he is rich. But instead of rejoicing, the daughters of the house are threatened. Set in rural India, this quietly moving tale of doomed passion, scandal and betrayal sensitively probes one family's problem... View more info

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Weaveworld

By: Barker, Clive

Price: $10.00

Publisher: US, Pocket Books: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB692

ISBN: 0671657682

Condition: Used - Good


pp 704 Mass Market paperback in good condition; clean pages; uncreased spine with a few nicks; some edgewear; sticker residue on front & back covers // A dark fantasy novel about a magical world that is hidden inside a tapestry, known as the Fugue, to safeguard it from both inquisitive humans and hostile supernatural foes. Two normal people become embroiled in the fate of the Fugue, attempting to save it from those who seek to destroy it. View more info

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The Glass Lake

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Dell: 1996

Seller ID: PGB94

ISBN: 0440221595

Condition: Used-Good


Mass market paperback; good condition; edge wear; creased spine // Night after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that gave the town its name. Ravishing Helen McMahon, the Dubliner with film-star looks and unfulfilled dreams, never belonged in Lough Glass, not the way her genial pharmacist-husband Martin belonged, or their spirited daughter Kit. Suddenly, she is gone and Kit is haunted by the memory of her mother, seen through a window, alone at the kitchen ta... View more info

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Scarlet Feather

By: Binchy, Maeve

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Dutton Adult: 2001

Seller ID: PGB64

ISBN: 0525945938

Condition: Used-Very Good


Hardback with paper cover, both in excellent condition; red board with gilt title to black spine; gilt author's reproduced signature on front cover // Fresh from cooking school, Tom Feather and Cathy Scarlet are hot new additions to the Dublin scene with their new catering company, but some people in the city, including their families, are not so keen on the idea of their success. 500,000 first printing. "Whatever made us think that a catering business had anything to do with producing food?" asks the exasperated heroine of Maeve Binchy's Scarlet Feather. Cathy Scarlet and her partner... View more info

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The Harbinger: The Ancient Mystery that Holds the Secret of America's Future

By: Cahn, Jonathan

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Frontline: 2012

Seller ID: PGB69

ISBN: 161638610X

Condition: Used-Very Good


Paperback in excellent condition; no bends or creases // Is it possible... That there exists an ancient mystery that holds the secret of America's future?That this mystery lies behind everything from 9/11 to the collapse of the global economy? That ancient harbingers of judgment are now manifesting in America? That God is sending America a prophetic message of what is yet to come? Before its end as a nation, there appeared in ancient Israel nine specific warnings and omens of national destruction ? These same nine Harbingers are now manifesting in America with profound ramifications for Americ... View more info

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Churchill's Secret Agent: A Novel Based on a True Story

By: Ciampoli, Max

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Berkley: 2010

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB204

ISBN: 0425229750

Condition: Used-Good


Mass Market paperback; Good condition; clean pages; uncreased spine; medium edgewear // Based upon Max Hardonniere's own experience as a covert operative during World War II, this is the story of a young man whose acquaintance with Prime Minister Winston Churchill would lead to him being recruited and trained as a spy who would fight his own war from behind enemy lines. Max Ciampoli was born in Paris and was raised in Monaco. With his godfather's guidance and the approval of Winston Churchill, he served as a secret agent during World War II. He was wounded during the war and decided to emigrat... View more info

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Executive Orders

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Berkley: 1997

Seller ID: PGB2

ISBN: 0425158632

Condition: Used-Very Good


mass market paperback edition; lightly shelf-worn, corners a bit bumped, some creasing/scuffing/wear to cover. binding is straight and tight with no reading creases, marks to text or other serious flaws // The President is dead--and the weight, literally, of the world falls on Jack Ryan's shoulders, in Tom Clancy's newest and most extraordinary novel. I don't know what to do. Where's the manual, the training course, for this job? Whom do I ask? Where do I go? Debt of Honor ended with Tom Clancy's most shocking conclusion ever; a joint session of Congress destroyed, the President dead, most of... View more info

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The Lost Years

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $3.50

Publisher: US, Pocket Books: 2012

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB339

ISBN: 1451668929

Condition: Used-Good


pp 400 mass market paperback in good condition; creased spine; clean pages; edgewear // Dr. Jonathan Lyons, a seventy-year-old biblical scholar, believes he has found the rarest of parchments-a letter that may have been written by Jesus Christ. Stolen from the Vatican library in the fifteenth century, it was assumed to be lost forever. Under the promise of secrecy, Jonathan attempts to confirm his findings with several other biblical experts. But on the eve before his own murder, he confides to Father Aiden O'Brien, a family friend, that one of those whom he trusted most is determined to keep ... View more info

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Nobody Knows

By: Clark, Mary Jane

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, St. Martin's Press: 2002

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB547

ISBN: 0312288662

Condition: Used - Acceptable


pp 320 former library edition; hardback with paper dust jacket both in acceptable condition; clean pages; damage to inside front cover & of DJ; library name stamped on text black; normal edgewear // Cassie Sheridan has all a television news reporter could want: an important beat in Washington D.C., a skyrocketing career, and a talent that everyone acknowledges. But then, she makes a critical mistake. Suddenly, her career is in shambles, her credibility is questioned, and her teenaged daughter makes her realize just how much time she hasn't spent with her. The repercussions of ambitious reporti... View more info

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Trace

By: Cornwell, Patricia

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Berkley: 2005

Seller ID: PGB81

ISBN: 0425204200

Condition: Used-Very Good


Mass Market Paperback; Very Good condition; creased spine // Now freelancing from south Florida, Dr. Kay Scarpetta returns to Richmond, Virginia, the city that turned its back on her five years ago. Investigating the death of a young girl, she must follow the twisting leads and track the strange details in order to make the dead speak-and to reveal the sad truth that may be more than even she can bear. View more info

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The Courtesan: A Novel

By: Curry, Alexandra

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Dutton: 2015

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB586

ISBN: 0525955135

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 400 hardback with paper dust jacket in very good condition; clean pages; sticker residue on front cover; slight rubbing on bottom of spine; brown board with red title on spine // The Courtesan is an astonishing tale inspired by the real life of a woman who lived and loved in the extraordinary twilight decades of the Qing dynasty. To this day, Sai Jinhua is a legend in her native land of China, and this is her story, told the way it might have been. The year is 1881. Seven-year-old Jinhua is left an orphan, alone and unprotected after her mandarin father's summary execution for the crime of ... View more info

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Brotherly Love

By: Dexter, Pete

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Random House: 1991

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB233

ISBN: 0394585739

Condition: Used-Good


hardback with paper dust jacket; book is in good condition with clean pages; dust jacket has edge wear especially at the top of the spine; red board with PD stamped in red - red title on black spine // After his father's murder during a union power struggle, Peter moves in with his uncle and cousin Michael, and as the boys grow up, their paths diverge, until they are drawn into a deadly round robin of violence and revenge View more info

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The Language of Flowers: A Novel

By: Diffenbaugh, Vanessa

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Ballantine Books: 2012

Edition: 10th

Seller ID: PGB185

ISBN: 0345525558

Condition: Used-Very Good


Paperback; good condition; front cover's Title is raised; very small bend lower right of front cover and upper left corner on back cover; clean pages; The Victorian language of flowers was used to convey romantic expressions: honeysuckle for devotion, asters for patience, and red roses for love. But for Victoria Jones, it's been more useful in communicating mistrust and solitude. After a childhood spent in the foster-care system, she is unable to get close to anybody, and her only connection to the world is through flowers and their meanings. Now eighteen and emancipated from the system with n... View more info

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Back to McGuffey's

By: Flaherty, Liz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Harlequin Heartwarming: 2014

Seller ID: PGB359

ISBN: 0373366965

Condition: Used-Good


pp 173 Harlequin Heartwarming paperback in good condition; creased spine; clean pages; normal wear to edges // The one that got away - Could Kate Rafael's day get any worse? First she lost her job, then her house burned down and now her ex is back in town. Apparently, Ben McGuffey's taking a break from being a big-city doctor to help at his family's tavern and reassess the choices he's made for his career. Ben ends up giving Kate a hand...then giving her kisses...and finally, a second chance. But when a local teenager shows them both a glimpse of what it means to be a family, Ben wonders if ha... View more info

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American Assassin: A Thriller

By: Flynn, Vince

Price: $5.00

Publisher: US, Atria Books: 2010

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB409

ISBN: 141659518X

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 448 hardback with paper dust jacket-both are in very good condition; DJ has a small bit of edgewear & there is a slight nick on the front cover; clea pages; red board with silver title on black spine // Before he was considered a CIA superagent, before he was thought of as a terrorist's worst nightmare, and before he was both loathed and admired by the politicians on Capitol Hill, Mitch Rapp was a gifted college athlete without a care in the world..and then tragedy struck. Two decades of cutthroat, partisan politics has left the CIA and the country in an increasingly vulnerable position. Co... View more info

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Simon's Family

By: Fredriksson, Marianne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Random House Publishing Group: 1999

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: PGB643

ISBN: 034543630X

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 347 Paperback in very good condition; clean pages; uncreased spine; light edgewear // When 11-year-old Simon Larsson visits the home of his Jewish classmate Isak Lentov, he discovers how the wealthy live. When Isak visits Simon, he finds nurturing love in the care of Simon's mother, Karin; soon he moves in with the Larssons. As the boys grow up together, Simon emulates the intellectual pursuits of Isak's father, Ruben, while Isak strives to gain the craftsmanship and manual strength of Simon's father, Erik. At first, the evil in Germany seems far away; then as Erik goes off to the army, new... View more info

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Heading Out to Wonderful

By: Goolrick, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Algonquin Books: 2013

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB208

ISBN: 1616202793

Condition: Used-Like New


Paperback; excellent condition; uncreased spine; clean pages; very edge edgewear; front cover has a silky feel // It is the summer of 1948 when a handsome, charismatic stranger, Charlie Beale, recently back from the war in Europe, shows up in the town of Brownsburg, a sleepy village nestled in the Valley of Virginia. All he has with him are two suitcases; one containing his few possessions, including a fine set of butcher knives; the other is full of money. A LOT of money. View more info

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The White Queen

By: Gregory, Philippa

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Touchstone: 2010

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: PGB188

ISBN: 1416563695

Condition: Used-Good


Mass Market Paperback; good condition; creased spine; edgewear at spine base; edgewear with curling; green price stickers on front and inside cover; pages are clean - first page might have had water damage // The inspiration for the critically acclaimed Starz miniseries The White Queen, #1 New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory brings to life the extraordinary story of Elizabeth Woodville, a woman who rises from obscurity to become Queen of England, and changes the course of history forever. Elizabeth Woodville is a woman of extraordinary beauty and ambition. Her mother is Jacquett... View more info

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The Rainmaker

By: Grisham, John

Price: $3.00

Publisher: US, Bantam Books: 1996

Seller ID: PGB22

ISBN: 044022165X

Condition: Used-Very Good


Mass Market Paperback; new and unread // Memphis lawyer Rudy Baylor thought his law degree would be his ticket to the good life. Now without a job, he pins his hopes on an insurance dispute that has left a family devastated and opened a door to a lawsuit. By the time he gets to court, a heavyweight defense team is assembled against him. Rudy is suddenly in over his head, plunged into a nightmare of lies and legal maneuverings. A case that started small is exploding into a million dollar war of nerves, skills and outright violence--a fight that could cost one young lawyer his life, or turn him ... View more info

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The Book of Ruth

By: Hamilton, Jane

Price: $4.00

Publisher: US, Anchor Books: 1990

Seller ID: PGB591

ISBN: 0385265700

Condition: Used - Very Good


pp 298 Paperback in very good condition; uncreased spine; light edgewear; clean pages // The arid life of Ruth Grey, who extracts what small pleasures and graces she can from a tiny Illinois town and the broken people who inhabit it. Ruth's prime tormentor is her mother May, whose husband died in World War II and took her future with him. More poor familial luck has given Ruth a brother who is a math prodigy; Matt sucks up any stray attention like a black hole. Ruth is left to survive on her own resources, which are meager. She struggles along, subsisting on crumbs of affection meted out by he... View more info