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  • 1.  

    Name of the Rose

     By Umberto Eco [Paperback 1992]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days In 1327, Franciscans in a wealthy Italian abbey are suspected of heresy, and Brother William of Bakersville arrives to investigate. His delicate mission is overshadowed by seven bizarre deaths that take place in the same number of days, and Brother William must turn detective to sort things out. Smart new...   more
  • 2.  

    The Interpretation Of Murder

     By Jed Rubenfeld [Paperback 2007, 1st Edition]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 2-3 days The search for a serial killer during Sigmund Freud's 1909 visit to New York City, his one visit to the U.S., propels the plot of Yale law professor Rubenfeld's ambitious debut in this well-researched and thought-provoking novel. International Bestseller#1 U.K. Bestseller"The Wall Street Journal" Bestseller"Los Angeles Times "Bestseller In the...   more
  • 3.  

    Prince

     By Rory Clements [Paperback 2012]
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    Available. Ships Free to India in 15-18 days Spring 1593. England is a powder keg of rumour and fear. Plague rages, famine is rife, the ageing Queen's couriers scheme: Elizabeth's Golden Age is truly tarnished. Meanwhile Spain watches and waits - and plots.Into this turmoil a small cart clatters through the streets of London, carrying a deadly load....   more
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    My Name Is Red

     By Orhan Pamuk , Erdag Goknar [Paperback 2002]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days One of the Nobel Prize winner's best-loved novels, in a special edition featuring an introduction by the author and a chronology of Islamic and Western art history that provides additional context for this dazzling story of a murdered artist in sixteenth-century Istanbul. From one of the most important and acclaimed...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover 2010 Hardcover 2001
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    The Death Instinct

     By Jed Rubenfeld [Paperback 2012]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days The eagerly awaited follow up to the million-copy selling THE INTERPRETATION OF MURDER, winner of the 2007 Richard and Judy Book of the Year... From the international bestselling author-"a sprawling and ambitious literary mystery" ("The Seattle Times"). From a true and shocking event-the bombing of lower Manhattan in September 1920-Jed...   more
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    The Secret Adversary

     By Agatha Christie [Paperback]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 3-5 days Tommy and Tuppence, two young people short of money and restless for excitement, embark on a daring business scheme Young Adventurers Ltd. Their advertisement says they are willing to do anything, go anywhere. But their first assignment, for the sinister Mr Whittington, plunges them into more danger than they ever...   more
  • 7.  

    The Phantom of the Opera

     By Gaston Le Roux , Kate Mc Mullan [Paperback 1989]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-10 days The classic Gothic horror novel of haunted cellars, opera, murder, and unrequited love that inspired Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Christine is a beautiful young singer at the Paris Opera. She is watched by the Opera's "phantom"--a mysterious masked figure who terrorizes the Opera's management and players. With the Phantom's help,...   more
  • 8.  

    Fear Itself

     By Walter Mosley [Paperback 2004]
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    Available. The latest action thriller from "one of America's best mystery writers" ("New York Times") finds Paris Minton and Fearless Jones teaming up to help find the missing husband of the wealthiest woman in L.A. 'Will not disappoint fans of the Easy Rawlins series...The prose is taut and sinewy and Mosley...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 2004
  • 9.  

    Sultans Seal

     By Jenny B White [Hardcover]
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    Available. Rich in sensuous detail, this first novel brilliantly captures the political and social upheavals of the waning Ottoman Empire, as the murder of a young Englishwoman in 19th-century Istanbul becomes the crux of an absorbing tale. A stunningly lyrical debut novel about faith and desire, set within a gripping tale...   more
    Other Editions: Hardcover
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    Silver Pigs

     By Lindsey Davis [Paperback 2008]
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    Available. Ships Free to India in 15-18 days "The Silver Pigs" is the classic novel which introduced readers around the world to Marcus Didius Falco, a private informer with a knack for trouble, a tendency for bad luck, and a frequently incovenient drive for justice. When Marcus Didius Falco encounters the young and very pretty Sosia Camillina in...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 2006 Paperback 2011
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    Past Caring

     By Robert Goddard , Goddard [Paperback 2010]
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    Available. Ships Free to India in 15-18 days At a lush villa on the sun-soaked island of Madeira, Martin Radford is given a second chance. His life ruined by scandal, Martin holds in his hands the leather-bound journal of another ruined man, former British cabinet minister Edwin Strafford. What’s more, Martin is being offered a job—to return to...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 1987 Paperback 2008
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    Straight Into Darkness

     By Faye Kellerman [Mass market paperbound 2006]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days - Kellerman did extensive research for this book, traveling to Germany to research historical documents and ensure the authenticity of the setting. - Double Homicide, a collaboration between Kellerman and her husband, bestselling novelist Jonathan Kellerman, was published in Warner hardcover (0-446-53296-7) in 10/04 with a first printing of 300,000...   more
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    Murder Must Advertise

     By Dorothy L Sayers [Mass market paperbound 1995]
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    Available. When ad man Victor Dean falls down the stairs in the offices of Pym's Publicity, a respectable London advertising agency, it looks like an accident. Then Lord Peter Winsey is called in, and he soon discovers there's more to copywriting than meets the eye--cocaine, blackmail and wanton women can be...   more
    Other Editions: Paperback 2014
  • 14.  

    The Dante Club

     By Matthew Pearl [Paperback 2004]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days This gripping debut novel weaves historical facts concerning a literary club that actually existed into "complex character studies and nail biting suspense. A unique and utterly absorbing tale. "--Booklist" The New York Times Bestseller Boston, 1865. A series of murders, all of them inspired by scenes in Dante's Inferno. Only...   more
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    The Blood Pit

     By Kate Ellis [Paperback 2010]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Never has DI Wesley Peterson witnessed such a bizarre crime scene. The victim, Charles Marrick, has been murdered, his body drained of blood. Described by those who knew him as 'evil', it seems that Wesley isn't going to have any shortage of suspects - until a popular local vet is...   more
    Other Editions: Ebook, Adobe epub 2011
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    To Kill or Cure

     By Susanna Gregory [Paperback 2009]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Cambridge University is in dire financial straits: the town's landlords are demanding an extortionate rent rise for the students' hostels and the plague years have left the colleges with scant resources. Tension between town and gown is at boiling point and soon explodes into violence and death. Into this maelstrom...   more
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    A Perfect Death

     By Kate Ellis [Paperback 2010]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days When a woman is burned to death in Grandal Field in Devon, it seems like a case of mistaken identity. Until DI Wesley Peterson learns of a legend involving a French woman who burned to death there in the thirteenth century. And when he discovers that records of a previous...   more
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    The Revenge of Captain Paine

     By Andrew Pepper [Paperback 2009]
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    Available. Ships Free to India in 15-18 days A headless corpse in Huntingdon, the disappearance of a female trial witness, and the apparent suicide of a wealthy railway contractor--if Pyke thought that by leaving the murky world of the Bow Street Runners he could escape the violence of pre-Victorian England, he was very much mistaken. It is 1834,...   more
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    The Snake Stone

     By Jason Goodwin [Paperback 2008]
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    Available. When a French archaeologist arrives in 1830s Istanbul determined to track down a lost Byzantine treasure, the local Greek communities are uncertain how to react. Yashim Togalu, who brilliantly solved the mysterious murders in "The Janissary Tree," is once again enlisted to investigate. "The captivating return of Yashim, the eunuch...   more
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    The Westminster Poisoner

     By Susanna Gregory [Paperback 2010]
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    In Stock. Ships Free to India in 5-7 days Christopher Vine, a Treasury clerk working in solitary piety in the Painted Chamber of the Palace of Westminster, is not alone. A killer waits in the draughty hall to ensure Vine will not live to see in the New Year. And Vine is not the only government official to die...   more
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