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  • The Good Father: A Novel
    Noah Hawley
    Paperback: 01/08/2013
    An intense, psychological novel about one doctor's suspense-filled quest to unlock the mind of a suspected ...
  • The Historian
    Elizabeth Kostova
    Paperback: 10/03/2006
    What does the legend of Vlad the Impaler have to do with the modern world? Is it possible that the Dracula of ...
  • Valley of Bones: A Novel
    Michael Gruber
    Paperback: 02/28/2006
    A genuinely exhilarating thriller that simultaneously offers a profound, deeply provocative exploration of the...
  • Smoke Screen
    Kyle Mills
    Paperback: 09/07/2004
    Mills explores the controversial subject of Big Tobacco in a chilling and timely business thriller.
  • Balance of Power
    Richard North Patterson
    Paperback: 06/29/2004
    A compelling story made even more intriguing by its detailed insight into the world of special-interest ...
  • The Constant Gardener
    John Le Carre
    Paperback: 11/01/2001
    Frightening, heartbreaking, and exquisitely calibrated, John le Carré's new novel opens with the ...

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