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  • The Summer of Dead Toys : An Inspector Salgado Thriller
    Antonio Hill
    Paperback: 05/13/2014
     
    Gripping, sophisticated, and wickedly entertaining, The Summer of Dead Toys introduces a charismatic new ...
  • Hour of the Red God : A Detective Mollel Novel
    Richard Crompton
    Paperback: 04/01/2014
     
    The Maasai believe in two gods. Enkai Narok, the Black God, is benign. Enkai Nanyokie, the Red God, is the god...
  • Or the Bull Kills You : A Mystery
    Jason Webster
    Paperback: 04/16/2012
     
    An accomplished debut mystery set in the high-stakes and decidedly murky world of bullfighting in Valencia, ...
  • Wife of the Gods : A Novel
    Kwei Quartey
    Paperback: 08/03/2010
     
    Lyrical and captivating, Kwei Quartey’s debut novel brings to life the majesty and charm of Ghana–...
  • The Shadow Walker
    Michael Walters
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    Murder is so uncommon in Mongolia that when one occurs, the government accepts help from England in the person...
  • The Rabbit Factory
    Marshall Karp
    Paperback: 03/20/2007
     
    Bringing a fresh duo of cops to the thriller set, The Rabbit Factory is both suspenseful and satiric; a ...
  • Fever
    Sean Rowe
    Paperback: 09/01/2006
     
    'Sean Rowe's Fever is as fresh and blistering and relentless a thriller as any tropical noir I've...

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