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The black-eyed blonde : a Philip Marlowe novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

"Raymond Chandler's incomparable private eye is back, pulled by a seductive young heiress into the most difficult and dangerous case of his career." It was one of those summer Tuesday afternoons when you begin to wonder ...

The secret guests : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945- author.

Ahead of the German Blitz during World War II, English parents from every social class sent their children to the countryside for safety, displacing more than three million young offspring. In The Secret Guests, the Brit...

Even the dead a Quirke novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945- author.
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2016
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After a suspicious car crash death and the disappearance of an acquaintance of his daughter, Irish pathologist Quirke seeks help from his friend Inspector Hackett. Before long, events lead them deep into a shadowy world ...

The silver swan : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

Quirke, the irascible Dublin pathologist investigates the shadowy and highly dubious "suicide" of a young woman.

Christine Falls : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

Pathologist Garret Quirke uncovers a web of corruption in 1950s Dublin surrounding the death in childbirth of a young maid, Christine Falls. Quirke is pulled into the case when he confronts his stepbrother, physician Mal...

Even the dead : a Quirke novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

"Perhaps Quirke has been down among the dead too long. Lately the Irish pathologist has suffered hallucinations and blackouts, and he fears the cause is a brain tumor. A specialist diagnoses an old head injury caused by ...

Wolf on a string —Black, Benjamin, 1945- author.
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2017
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"Bestselling author Benjamin Black turns his eye to sixteenth century Prague and a story of murder, magic and the dark art of wielding extraordinary power Christian Stern, an ambitious young scholar and alchemist, arrive...

Elegy for April : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

Quirke, a hard-drinking, insatiably curious Dublin pathologist is determined to find his daughter's best friend, a well-connected young doctor. Sober again after intensive treatment for alcoholism, Quirke enlists his old...

Wolf on a string : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945- author.

"Bestselling author Benjamin Black turns his eye to sixteenth century Prague and a story of murder, magic and the dark art of wielding extraordinary power Christian Stern, an ambitious young scholar and alchemist, arrive...

Lemur —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

John Glass's life in New York should be plenty comfortable having given up his career as a journalist to write an authorized biography of his father-in-law, communications magnate and former CIA agent Big Bill Mulholland...

Christine Falls —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
Book On CD
2007
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Booker Prize-winning author, Benjamin Black releases his debut crime novel. A Dublin pathologist is lead into a conspiracy within the city's Catholic community when following the corpse of a mysterious woman.

Holy orders a Quirke novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
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2013
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In 1950s Ireland, newspapers are censored, social conventions are strictly defined, and appalling crimes are hushed up. Why? Because the Catholic Church controls the lives of nearly everyone. But when the body of his dau...

The lemur —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
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2008
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Reluctantly taking the job to write his billionaire father-in-law's biography, Irish journalist John Glass is stunned when his research assistant stumbles upon some sensitive information that may have gotten the young ma...

The black-eyed blonde a Philip Marlowe novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
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2014
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"Channeling Raymond Chandler, Benjamin Black has brought Marlowe back to life for a new adventure on the mean streets of Bay City, California. It is the early 1950s, Marlowe is as restless and lonely as ever, and busines...

The black-eyed blonde —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
Book On CD
2014
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"Raymond Chandler's incomparable private eye is back, pulled by a seductive young heiress into the most difficult and dangerous case of his career"It was one of those summer Tuesday afternoons when you begin to wonder if...

The silver swan [a novel] —Black, Benjamin, 1945-
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2008
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Two years have passed since the events of the bestselling "Christine Falls", and Quirke, the irascible, formerly hard-drinking Dublin pathologist, ought to know better than to let his curiosity get the best of him. Yet w...

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