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Nocturne —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2009

When a concert pianist is found murdered, detectives assume she was killed by a burglar. Then they learn that the victim had just withdrawn a large sum from the bank and conclude that the killer was someone she knew. The...

Killer's wedge —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2009

It is a normal Friday afternoon in the 87th Precinct squadroom, until Virginia Dodge walks in. Now the detectives are under siege by a woman holding a gun and a bottle of nitroglycerinches Dodge's husband has just died i...

Learning to kill stories —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

For this anthology the author (1926-2005) selected twenty-five of his earlier stories published in pulp magazines under the bylines of Evan Hunter, Richard Marsten, and Hunt Collins. Written in the 1950s, the tales are f...

Mary, Mary —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2008

After her beloved retired schoolteacher Mary Barton is accused of murder, a wealthy Englishwoman hires Florida attorney Matthew Hope. Although the bodies of three young girls were found buried in Barton's elaborate garde...

Mischief a novel of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2008

The Deaf Man is back to challenge Detective Steve Carella with a vengeance. A graffiti writer is murdered, and elderly men and women are left abandoned around the city. Descriptions of violence. c1993.

Lightning an 87th Precinct novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2010

Eileen Burke, an undercover officer in Special Forces, is assigned to the case when a rapist stalks an increasing number of victims. Some strong language. 1984.

Killer's payoff an 87th precinct mystery —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

He appeared to be a decent, honest citizen, until blackmailer Sy Kramer was killed, gangland-style. Which of Kramer's marks had given him his very last payoff? A politician's beautiful wife with a deadly secret? An overl...

Money, money, money a novel of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2008

A lion almost kills Detective Steve Carella when he tries to remove a woman's body from the zoo den. Carella and Fat Ollie Weeks uncover drug smugglers, counterfeit money, hit women, and Arab terrorists while pursuing th...

Killer's choice an 87th precinct novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2011

The murder victim's name was Annie Boone, but Annie seemed to be several different people. c1958.

Kiss a novel of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

Detective Steve Carella wants to attend the trial of the man who killed his father, but he must investigate attempts on the life of Emma Bowles. Strong language. Bestseller 1992.

Eight black horses an 87th Precinct novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2010

The criminal mastermind, the Deaf Man, returns to create mayhem and murder for the policemen of the 87th Precinct. He sends the precinct cryptic warnings to coincide with the twelve days of Christmas. Violence, strong la...

Hark! a novel of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2006

The Deaf Man, who was left for dead by his female partner in "Mischief", returns to murder his accomplice. He continues to kill, sending clues to detectives Carella, Hawes, and Weeks before he commits these crimes. Viole...

Downtown a novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2010

While waiting to catch a plane on Christmas Eve, Michael Barnes is hustled by a fake detective and then a fake movie producer. When he learns that the producer has been found dead in Michael's car, Michael begins a frant...

Lullaby an 87th Precinct novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

On New Year's Eve, a recently adopted baby is smothered and the babysitter is stabbed to death. At first, police detectives Steve Carella and Mayer Meyer suspect the babysitter's boyfriend, but then the baby's natural mo...

Downtown a novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2010

While waiting to catch a plane on Christmas Eve, Michael Barnes is hustled by a fake detective and then a fake movie producer. When he learns that the producer has been found dead in Michael's car, Michael begins a frant...

McBain's ladies the women of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2013

These excerpts from McBain's 87th Precinct series bring together both the policewomen of the precinct and the wives and lovers of the men on the force. 1988.

Bread an 87th Precinct mystery novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

Investigating the murder of a warehouse watchman, the cops of the 87th Precinct face a disturbing outbreak in cash-related crimes that link a prostitute's death, a warehouse fire, and a slum redevelopment deal. 1974.

Bread an 87th Precinct mystery novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2007

Investigating the murder of a warehouse watchman, the cops of the 87th Precinct face a disturbing outbreak in cash-related crimes that link a prostitute's death, a warehouse fire, and a slum redevelopment deal. 1974.

Heat an 87th Precinct novel —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2008

Detective Bert Kling and Steve Carella reel under record heat and crime waves. While the team investigates a suicide that reeks of homicidal intent, Kling is stalked by a man sprung from prison after twelve years and lus...

McBain's ladies the women of the 87th Precinct —McBain, Ed, 1926-2005.
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2013

These excerpts from McBain's 87th Precinct series bring together both the policewomen of the precinct and the wives and lovers of the men on the force. 1988.

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