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The book of stolen tales —McIntosh, D. J. (Dorothy J.)
Book On CD
2015
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John Madison travels to London to purchase at auction a rare 17th century Italian book of fairy tales for an anonymous client. Madison is warned about the book's malevolent history. Before he can deliver it to the buyer,...

The Forger's Daughter : A Novel —Morrow, Bradford, 1951- author.
EBook
2020

The author of the acclaimed suspense novel The Forger returns to the dangerously rarified world of literary forgery in this tense sequel. When a scream shatters the summer night outside their country house in the Hudson ...

Rides a Stranger —Bell, David, 1969 November 17-
EBook
2013

After the death of his father, a literature professor is drawn into the murder investigation of a bookstore proprietor. Though Don and his father both love books, their tastes couldn't be more different. Don is a scholar...

The grim reader —Carlisle, Kate, 1951- author.
Book On CD
2013
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San Francisco book-restoration expert Brooklyn Wainwright was hoping for a fun, relaxing weekend at a local book fair but a murderer made other plans.

Schemers —Pronzini, Bill.

A locked room mystery that goes from stolen books to stolen lives and the hunt for a phantom stalker with a penchant for pouring acid to make his point give Nameless and his partner Jake more than enough work to earn the...

The Gospel of Sheba —Faye, Lyndsay, author.
EBook
2014

A librarian is tormented by a lethal volume of black magic. When A. Davenport Lomax's young daughter asks him whether spirits and faeries are real, the Edwardian librarian just pats the little darling on the head. But wh...

The Book of the Lion —Perry, Thomas, author.
EBook
2015

When Professor Dominic Hallkyn receives an anonymous phone call late one night from a voice claiming to possess a priceless Chaucerian manuscript presumed lost forever, he doesn't know how to react. He soon finds himself...

Zero Visibility —Dunn, Sharon, 1965- author.
EBook
2012

Why was she a target? Merci Carson doesn't have a clue-- but she knows she owes her life to the quiet man who roared to her rescue in his snowmobile. EMT Nathan McCormick is used to handling challenging situations, but b...

No questions asked a Philip St. Ives mystery —Bleeck, Oliver, 1926-1995
EBook
2012

With eviction looming, St. Ives searches for a big payday and a rare book. Philip St. Ives has no love for New York's drafty, broken-down Adelphi Hotel, but he is in no mood to be evicted from it. His cash dwindling, he ...

The cookbook collector [a novel] —Goodman, Allegra.
Eaudiobook
2010

Heralded as "a modern day Jane Austen" by USA Today, National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author Allegra Goodman has compelled and delighted hundreds of thousands of readers. Now, in her most ambit...

The shadow of Venus —Van Gieson, Judith, 1941-
Electronic Resource
2012

When a young woman is found dead in the basement of the university library--with an illustration from a valuable book beside her--Claire recognizes the victim as someone she had met, but whose name she never knew. To lea...

Bookburners —Gladstone, Max, creator, author.

"Magic is real, and hungry. It's trapped in ancient texts and artifacts, and only a few who discover it survive to fight back. Detective Sal Brooks is a survivor. She joins a Vatican-backed black-ops anti-magic squad -- ...

Остров Камино : роман Ostrov Kamino : roman —Гришэм, Джон, аuthor. —Grisham, John, author.

A gang of thieves stage a daring heist from a secure vault deep below Princeton University?s Firestone Library. Their loot is priceless, but Princeton has insured it for twenty-five million dollars. Another thrilling mys...

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