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Foul Matter

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: August 2003

Seller ID: 1004

ISBN: 067003259X

Condition: Used - Good


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Cold Flat Junction

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: February 2001

Seller ID: 1978

ISBN: 0670894915

Condition: Used - Good


Hotel Paradise and its twelve-year-old heroine, Emma Graham, were hailed by Booklist as "superb...beyond genre...one of the year's best " Emma's quirky, mysterious, laugh-out-loud story, and her pursuit of old secrets in the cobwebbed corners of a once-fashionable resort hotel, added up to a novel that enchanted readers and drew comparisons with the work of both Barbara Vine and Henry James.In Cold Flat Junction, the irrepressible and intuitive Emma is still obsessed with the "accidental" drowning of an adolescent girl, forty years ago. She seeks to unravel the mystery of the drowning and t... View more info

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The Stargazey (Richard Jury Mysteries (Paperback))

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Onyx: October 1999

Seller ID: 1290

ISBN: 0451408977

Condition: Used - Good


After a luminous blonde leaves, reboards, then leaves the double-decker bus Richard Jury is on, he follows her to the gates of Fulham Palace...and goes no further. Days later, when he hears of the death in the palace's walled garden, Jury will wonder if he could have averted it. But is the victim the same woman Jury saw? As he and Melrose Plant follow the complex case from the Crippsian depths of London's East End to the headier heights of Mayfair's art scene, Jury will realize that in this captivating woman--dead or alive--he may have finally met his match... View more info

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Man With a Load of Mischief

By: MARTHA GRIMES

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New Amer Library: February 2003

Seller ID: 451

ISBN: 0451410815

Condition: Used - Good


At the Man with a Load of Mischief, they found the dead body stuck in a keg of beer. At the Jack and Hammer, another body was stuck out on the beam of the pub's sign, replacing the mechanical man who kept the time. Two pubs. Two murders. One Scotland Yard inspector called in to help. Detective Chief Inspector Richard Jury arrives in Long Piddleton and finds everyone in the postcard village looking outside of town for the killer. Except for one Melrose Plant. A keen observer of human nature, he points Jury in the right direction: into the darkest parts of his neighbors' hearts... View more info

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Horse You Came in on

By: MARTHA GRIMES

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House Inc: July 1993

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 42955

ISBN: 0679425233

Condition: Used - Good


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The Way of All Fish: A Novel

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Scribner: October 2014

Seller ID: 129599

ISBN: 1476723974

Condition: Used - Good


A wickedly funny sequel to Grimes s bestselling novel, "Foul Matter," a satire of the venal, not to say murderous practices of the New York publishing industry ("The New York Times Book Review"). Writer CindySella is having trouble with her next novel.Aside from her paralyzing writer s block, she s faced with a lawsuit from her ex-agent, L. Bass Hess. Hess will stop at nothing tocollect a commissionfromCindyon her previous novel, which hedid not represent since she had fired him long before it was published. HitmenCandyandKarl first introduced in "Foul Matter" are asked to get rid of L.... View more info

The Old Contemptibles

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T): January 1991

Seller ID: 1002

ISBN: 0316328944

Condition: Used - Good


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The Five Bells and Bladebone

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Dell: March 1993

Seller ID: 448

ISBN: 0440201330

Condition: Used - Good


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The Winds Of Change: A Richard Jury Mystery

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: August 2004

Seller ID: 1977

ISBN: 0670033278

Condition: Used - Good


As he leans over the body of an unidentified five-year-old girl shot in the back on a shabby London street, Superintendent Richard Jury knows heall be facing one of the saddest investigations of his life. His colleague DI Johnny Blakeley, head of the pedophile unit of NSY, thinks he knows where this child came fromaan iniquitous house on that same street, owned by well-known financier Viktor Baumann and fronted by a woman named Murchison. Blakeley has been trying to wreck their operation for a long time. While examining the body of an unidentified woman murdered in the gardens of Declan Sc... View more info

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The Grave Maurice (Richard Jury Mysteries (Paperback))

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Onyx: September 2003

Seller ID: 34036

ISBN: 0451411013

Condition: Used - Good


"Chew on this," says Melrose Plant to Richard Jury, who's in the hospital being driven crazy by Hannibal, a nurse who likes to speculate on his chances for survival. Jury could use a good story, preferably one not ending with his own demise. Plant tells Jury of something he overheard in The Grave Maurice, a pub near the hospital. A woman told an intriguing story about a girl named Nell Ryder, granddaughter to the owner of the Ryder Stud Farm in Cambridgeshire, who went missing more than a year before and has never been found. What is especially interesting to Plant is that Nell is also the... View more info

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The Man With a Load of Mischief (Richard Jury Mystery)

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Onyx: August 2007

Seller ID: 127163

ISBN: 0451412524

Condition: Used - Good


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Belle Ruin: A Novel (Emma Graham Mysteries)

By: Martha Grimes

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: August 2005

Seller ID: 91421

ISBN: 0670034614

Condition: Used - Good


When twelve-year-old Emma Graham, a waitress at her mother's decaying resort hotel and now the youngest cub reporter in the history of La Porte's "Conservative" newspaper, discovers the crumbling shell of a fabulous hotel hidden in the woods near her small town of Spirit Lake, she never imagines that the mysteries it holds will bring her one step closer to solving a forty-year- old crime?and force a new transgression to light. The sumptuous Belle Rouen, with its ornate public rooms, two golf courses, and grand ballroom, was the place to be each Saturday night until it burned to the ground befo... View more info