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The Agony Column (Second Floor Mystery) and Fifty Candles

By: Biggers, Earl Derr

Price: $14.95

Publisher: P F Collier & Sons:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 008561

Condition: Good


Good Plus Condition: Endpapers show lead pencil smear (front) and ink notation (back) otherwise unmarked. Light age toning. Minor outer soil. All four corners lightly bumped. Spine very lightly faded, moderate wear to extremities. Solid binding. Vintage hardcover book copy of The Agony Column (Second Floor Mystery) and Fifty Candles by Earl Derr Biggers. New York: P. F. Collier and Sons. Reprint. No publication date. 194, 159 pages. 5-1/4 x 7-5/8 x 1-3/8, 20 cm. Black cloth boards with gilt stamped round emblem on front cover. Front cover has blind stamped border with leaf pattern in corners. ... View more info

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Elephants Can Remember

By: Christie, Agatha

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company: 1972

Seller ID: 015035

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Dustjacket shows age toning, rubbing. Used hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Elephants Can Remember by Agatha Christie. Hercules Poirot detective story number 40 (1972). New York: Dodd, Mead and Company. Copyright 1972. No publication date. Printed in U.S.A. Book club edition, number 5569. 243 pages. 5-5/8 x 8-1/2 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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While My Pretty One Sleeps: A Novel

By: Clark, Mary Higgins

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1989-05-15

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 012283

ISBN: 0671556657

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Very Good Condition: Unmarked pages. Tight binding. Minor visible cover and dustjacket wear, very minor visible outer soil. Used hardcover book with dustjacket copy of While My Pretty One Sleeps by Mary Higgins Clark. Mystery: A tale of murder and greed in new York's fashion district. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. Book club edition. 220 pages. 6 x 8.5 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Mystery at Trembling-T (Kid's Adventure Series)

By: Craig Massey; Eunice Bolt [Illustrator]

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Zondervan Publishing House: 1953-01-01

Seller ID: 011502

Condition: Good


Good Plus Vintage Condition used pamphlet type paperback book copy titled Ruff of Thunder Falls by Rev. Craig Massey. Eunice Bolt, illustrator. Collectible book in the genre of Christian fiction. CONDITION NOTES: Solidly intact saddle stitched (stapled) binding. Writing in ink inside front cover otherwise unmarked. Moderate visible cover wear. DESCRIPTION: From the Preface: Because of the recognized dearth of wholesome, action filled fiction for youngsters in the preteen age group, Rev. Craig Massey, author of the best selling Indian Drums and Broken Arrows, was commissioned by the Publishers ... View more info

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Aunt Eater's Mystery Vacation (An I Can Read Book)

By: Cushman, Doug

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books: 1992-05-01

Seller ID: 011200

ISBN: 006020513X

Condition: Good


Good Condition: One notation otherwise unmarked. Light ruffling. Solid binding. Moderate cover wear, bumped spine. Used hardcover book copy of Aunt Eater's Mystery Vacation by Don Cushman. Publisher summary: A mystery loving anteater has a chance to solve several mysteries during her vacation at the Hotel Bathwater. Accelerated Reader AR 2.7. HarperCollins, 1992. 64 pages, 6-1/8 x 8-5/8 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Hotdish To Die For: A Collection of Culinary Mystery Short Stories Including 18 Hotdish Recipes

By: Dennis, Pat

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Penury Press: 1999-11-22

Seller ID: 005715

ISBN: 0967634407

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Hotdish To Die For: A Collection of Culinary Mystery Short Stories Including 18 Hotdish Recipes by Pat Dennis. Minneapolis MN: Penury Press, 2000. 111 pages. 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Secret of the Old Mill (The Hardy Boys Book 3)

By: Dixon, Franklin W.

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 2002

Seller ID: 013417

ISBN: 0448433052

Condition: Like New


Like New Condition: New book showing minor cover storage wear. Hardcover book copy of The Secret of the Old Mill by Franklin W. Dixon. Hardy Boys Series book 3. New York: Grosset and Dunlap (Putnam and Grosset Group), Copyright 1990. 2002 printing. Reprint edition. 174 pages. 5 x 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Accelerated Reader 5.5. AR points 5.0. The warning addressed to Fenton Hardy, Drop case or else danger for you and your family, not only alarms the famous investigator and his detective sons, but also puzzles them because Mr. Hardy is working on more than one case. Free shipping on domestic orders ... View more info

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Aunt Eater Loves a Mystery (An I Can Read Book)

By: Doug Cushman

Price: $2.99

Publisher: HarperCollins: 1987-01-01

Seller ID: 011201

ISBN: 0060213264

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Very Good Condition used hardcover book copy titled Aunt Eater Loves a Mystery by Don Cushman. CONDITION NOTES: Unmarked, clean. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Publisher summary: Aunt Eater loves mystery stories so much that she sees mysterious adventures wherever she looks. Accelerated Reader AR 2.4. HarperCollins, 1987. 64 pages, 6-1/8 x 8-5/8 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Perry Mason Solves the Case of the Sun Bather's Diary (Pocket Books 4514)

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1955

Seller ID: 015774

Condition: Good


January, 1963 printing. Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Cover through page vii show creases, tears and wrinkling. One page corner crease. Tight binding. Inside back cover liquid stain along edge. Vintage mass-market paperback book copy of Perry Mason Solves the Case of the Sun Bather's Diary by Erle Stanley Gardner. Cover artist: Robert McGinnis. New York: Pocket Books, 1955. Third printing, January 1963. Number 4514. Printed in U.S.A. x, 209 pages. 4-1/8 x 6-3/8 inches, 16 cm. Perry Mason TV show starring Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale and William Hopper: Season 1, Episode 17. Perry Mason despera... View more info

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Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Presents 5 Classic Stories

By: Jordan, Cathleen [editor]

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Davis Publications, Inc.: 1986

Seller ID: 013502

Condition: Good


Good Plus Condition: Unmarked. Age toned paper. Few pages show light crease. Moderate visible cover wear. Minor outer soil. Tight binding. Vintage paperback book copy of Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine Presents 5 Classic Stories. This edition appears to be a subscription renewal premium. From the Introduction (Cathleen Jordan, Editor): Thank you on behalf of the entire editorial staff for your recent renewal. New York: Davis Publications, Inc., 1986. 60 pages. 5-1/4 x 7-3/8 inches, 19 cm. Stories: Suburban Tigress by Lawrence Treat, The Day of the Execution by Henry Slesar, Man with a Prob... View more info

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A Crime for Christmas (Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys Super Mysteries 2)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Archway Paperbacks (Pocket Books): 1988-11-01

Seller ID: 001898

ISBN: 0671649183

Condition: Good


Good Plus Condition: Tight binding, no spine crease. Owner name inside cover, notation on cover spine at top, otherwise unmarked. Cover has moderate edgewear but no long tears. Moderate age toning. Used paperback book copy of A Crime for Christmas by Carolyn Keene. Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys Super Mysteries number 2. Publisher summary: Nancy Drew combines her particular talent for sleuthing with Frank and Joe Hardy's two fisted brand of detective work in an extremely puzzling case set in Christmastime New York. Archway Paperback. Pocket Books, 1988. 215 pages. 4.25 x 6.75 inches, 17 cm. Free s... View more info

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The Bungalow Mystery (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 3)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 2002

Seller ID: 013415

ISBN: 0448432919

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: New book showing minor cover storage wear, bumped back corner. Hardcover book copy of The Bungalow Mystery by Carolyn Keene. Nancy Drew Mystery Stories number 3. New York: Grosset and Dunlap (Putnam and Grosset Group), Copyright 1987. 2002 printing. Reprint edition. 180 pages. 5 x 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Accelerated Reader 5.6. AR points 5.0. After a near disaster, when the boat Nancy and her two friends were in gets caught in a horrible storm, a mystery unravels in a bungalow that they have found. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Secret of the Old Clock (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 1)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 2002

Seller ID: 013413

ISBN: 0448432897

Condition: Like New


Like New Condition: New book showing minor cover storage wear. Spine head bumped. Hardcover book copy of The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene. Nancy Drew Mystery Stories number 1. New York: Grosset and Dunlap (Putnam and Grosset Group), Copyright 1987. 2002 printing. Reprint edition. 180 pages. 5 x 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Accelerated Reader 5.4. AR points 5.0. Nancy has decided that Mr. Crowley must have left a second will, so she proceeds to find out the mystery of the old clock. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Secret of Shadow Ranch (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories Book 5)

By: Keene, Carolyn

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 2002

Seller ID: 013416

ISBN: 0448432935

Condition: Like New


Like New Condition: New book showing minor cover storage wear. Hardcover book copy of The Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene. Nancy Drew Mystery Stories number 5. New York: Grosset and Dunlap (Putnam and Grosset Group), Copyright 1993. 2002 printing. Reprint edition. 175 pages. 5 x 7.75 inches, 20 cm. Accelerated Reader 5.3. AR points 5.0. Nancy Drew must solve this case involving a phantom horse at the Shadow Ranch. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Advent of a Mystery (Hometown Mysteries)

By: Leach, Marilyn

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Barbour Books: 2010-09-01

Seller ID: 014213

ISBN: 1602605696

Condition: Good


Good Plus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Lower right cover dog eared. Minor visible cover wear overall. Minor outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Advent of a Mystery by Marilyn Leach. Hometown Mysteries series: Where love and suspense meet. Uhrichsville OH: Barbour Publishing, Inc., 2010. Printed in the United States of America. 255 pages. 5.5 x 8.5 inches, 22 cm. This edition is out of print. Summary: Berdie Elliott, the wife of the new parish priest, thought she left her old life as an investigative reporter behind her, but she soon discovers a village full of secrets when a man die... View more info

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A Matter of Diamonds (Faith Abbey Mystery Series, Book 2)

By: Manuel, David

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Paraclete Press: 2000-11-01

Seller ID: 015958

ISBN: 1557252580

Condition: New


New hardcover book with dustjacket copy of A Matter of Diamonds by David Manuel. Faith Abbey Mystery Series, book 2. Brewster MA: Paraclete Press, 2000. Printed in U.S.A. Printed in U.S.A. xiv, 314 pages. 5.75 x 8.25 inches, 21 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Puzzle Club: Pet-napping Mystery

By: Mark Young Adapted by Dandi Daley Mackall

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Lutheran Hour Ministries: 1999

Seller ID: 008974

Condition: Used. Very Good Plus.


Recommended for children ages 4 through 7 years. Used paperback copy in Very Good Plus Condition of The Puzzle Club: Pet Napping Mystery. Clean, unmarked, minimal outer soil, minimal cover wear. Korina is assigned a science lab partner at her junior high school whose ability she thinks is inferior to hers, and she doesn't like it. At the Puzzle Club run by shopkeeper Tobias, she complains about having to work with him. Then when pets disappear Korina accuses him of being the culprit. Korina learns that appearances are not what they seem, and that in the end she was very wrong about Riley, her ... View more info

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Mystery on the Fourteenth Floor (Her Vickie Series Book 1)

By: Martin, Dorothy McKay

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Moody Press: 1980-01-01

Seller ID: 010670

ISBN: 0802457002

Condition: Good


Good Condition: Notation inside front cover otherwise unmarked. Tight binding. Moderate cover wear, minor outer soil. Used mass-market paperback book copy of Mystery on the Fourteenth Floor by Dorothy McKay Martin. Her Vickie Series book 1. Chicago: Moody Press, 1980. 144 pages. 4.25 x 6.75 inches, 18 cm. Summary: Convinced that the mysterious signs that appear in the window of the apartment across the way are in some way connected to the kidnapping of a small boy, 12-year-old Vickie tries to find a solution to the mystery. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Katie and the Amazon Mystery (Katie's World Adventure Series Book 6)

By: Mezek, Karen

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Harvest House Publishers: 1991-09-01

Seller ID: 014606

ISBN: 0890818991

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Moderate cover wear. Minor outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Katie and the Amazon Mystery by Karen Mezek. Katie's World Adventure Series Book 6. Eugene OR: Harvest House Publishers, 1991. Printed in U.S.A. 72 pages. 5-1/4 x 7-5/8 inches, 20 cm. Summary: Katie and her brother, accompanied by friend and secret agent Jane Weston, embark on a journey to the Brazilian jungle after an urgent message from their parents already in Brazil, where Mr. Thompson is writing about the ecology of the Amazon. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and ove... View more info

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Cage of Stars

By: Mitchard, Jacquelyn

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Warner Books: 2006-05-01

Seller ID: 014177

ISBN: 0446578754

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Dustjacket and cover show minor visible wear. Minor outer soil. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Cage of Stars: A Novel by Jacquelyn Mitchard. New York: Warner Books, 2006. Printed in the United States of America. 289 pages. 6-3/8 x 9-3/8 inches, 24 cm. Publisher summary: Her Mormon community shattered by the murders of her two younger sisters, Veronica Swan severs ties with her family in her inability to forgive their killer, a decision that causes her to discover profound truths about sin and compassion. Free shipping on domestic orders $25... View more info

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The Flying Pigs Mystery (Young Cousins Mysteries)

By: Murphy, Elspeth Campbell; Munger, Nancy [illustrator]

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Bethany House Publishers: 2002-09-01

Seller ID: 013585

ISBN: 0764224999

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of The Flying Pigs Mystery by Elspeth Campbell Murphy. Illustrated by Nancy Munger. Young Cousins Mysteries series. Bloomington MN: Bethany Backyard (Bethany House Publishers, a ministry of Bethany Fellowship International), 2002. Beginning readers. Publisher recommended for children ages 6 to 8 years. Accelerated Readers 2.5. AR points 0.5. Mysteries just for beginning readers with Sarah-Jane, Timothy, and Titus. Bible reference: Romans 13:13a, c. Summary: When two piggy banks come ... View more info

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A Way of Escape: Experiencing God's Victory Over Temptation

By: Newcombe, Jerry; Newcombe, Kirsti

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Broadman & Holman Publishers: 1999-07

Seller ID: 004925

ISBN: 080541763X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Plus Condition: Unmarked pages. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear. Black marker dot on bottom outer page edges. Paperback book copy of A Way of Escape: Experiencing God's Victory Over Temptation by Jerry Newcombe and Kirsti Newcombe. Nashville TN: Broadman and Holman Publishers, 1999. x, 246 pages. 5.25 x 8.25 inches, 21 cm. This edition is currently out of print. From the book cover: No one is exempt from the power of Stan. And yet no one is without the power of the Lord to guard against the enemy's diabolical temptations. A Way of Escape is a guide for overcoming those tempt... View more info

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Sherlock Chick's First Case (A Parents Magazine Read Aloud Original)

By: Quackenbush, Robert M.

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Parents Magazine Press: 1986

Seller ID: 009126

ISBN: 0819311480

Condition: Good


Accelerated Reader AR 2.3. Used hardcover copy in Good Condition. Pictorial cloth boards (cover). No dustjacket. Pages are unmarked except for name on front free endpaper and title page. Tight binding. Moderate visible cover storage wear and outer soil, including 1.5 inch crack along spine tail, front side. When a chick hatches out of its shell with a detective hat on, its parents give him the name, Sherlock Chick, who then investigates why the corn in the barnyard has disappeared. Through investigation and observation, Sherlock Chick solves the mystery and the barnyard feed is restored. P... View more info

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Silent Witness (Jennie McGrady Mystery Series No. 2)

By: Rushford, Patricia H.

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Bethany House Publishers: 1993-09-01

Seller ID: 014979

ISBN: 1556613326

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Used paperback book copy of Silent Witness by Patricia H. Rushford. Jennie McGrady Mystery Series No. 2. Minneapolis MN: Bethany House Publishers, 1993. Printed in U.S.A. 175 pages. 4.25 x 7 inches, 18 cm. Summary: Jennie's detective instincts help her to intervene when a new girl she meets desperately needs someone to solve a murder. Accelerated Reader. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Life on the Fly

By: Schreiber, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Xlibris: 2005-11-23

Seller ID: 015823

ISBN: 1599268108

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Signed by author otherwise unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Paperback book copy of Life on the Fly by John Schreiber. Copyright 2005. Self-published by author (Xlibris). Printed in U.S.A. 279 pages. 6 x 9 inches, 23 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Disgusting Sneakers

By: Sobol, Donald J.; Owens, Gail [illustrator]

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Weekly Reader Books: 1990-09-19

Seller ID: 005117

ISBN: 0688090125

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Presentation page unmarked. Tight binding. Light age toning. Minor cover wear and outer soil. Used hardcover book copy of Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Disgusting Sneakers by Donald J. Sobol. Illustrated by Gail Owens. Weekly Reader Book Club edition. Columbus OH: Weekly Reader Books, 1990. Published by arrangement with William Morrow and Company, Inc. Printed in U.S.A. 92 pages. 5-5/8 x 8-1/4 inches, 21 cm. Summary: America's Sherlock Holmes in sneakers continues his war on crime in ten more cases the solutions for which are found at the back of the boo... View more info

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Tutt and Mr. Tutt (Bantam No. 55)

By: Train, Arthur

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1946-09-01

Seller ID: 005038

Condition: Very Good


Complete and unabridged. Good Condition: Moderately age toning. 3 cover edge-spots no larger than a dime where clear coating is pulling away from paper cover. Quarter-size ink blot between first and second pages with promo text covered in that spot. Unmarked, tight binding. Used mass-market size paperback book copy of Tuff and Mr. Tutt by Arthur Train. Bantam Book Edition number 55. Cover states [number 55. The First of the Mr. Tutt books. Cartoon endpapers. The character Ephraim Tutt, an old lawyer who believed in the common man and crime solver, was created by Arthur Cheney Train (1875-1945... View more info