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Begged, bought, stole or borrowed - what's your last 5 books acquisitions?
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The last 5 books I've added to my library are........ Ed O'Loughlin - ToploaderMichael Dobbs - The Reluctant HeroStieg Larsson - The Girl Who Played With FireDouglas Lindsay - Lost In JuarezWilliam…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Suzanne Mar 1, 2013.

Where did they go?
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I was rooting through some of my books and came across a few authors that I haven't heard from in a while, whatever happened to....... Tom Kakonis, Gerald Petievich, A W Gray, Dannie R Martin,…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by M.E. Purfield Oct 23, 2012.

 

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Colman commented on Colman's blog post FREDRIC BROWN - THE SCREAMING MIMI (1949)
"Jed cheers. I've not heard of "The Far Cry" - thanks for the tip-off. Off to look it up!"
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Jed Power commented on Colman's blog post FREDRIC BROWN - THE SCREAMING MIMI (1949)
"Nice review of an excellent book. An even better Brown book is "The Far Cry," one of the best crime novels ever written. "
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FREDRIC BROWN - THE SCREAMING MIMI (1949)

Synopsis/blurb……Bill Sweeney is a down-and-out lush. He is also a top-notch reporter. Aroused by the naked beauty of the Ripper's fourth victim--or near-victim--Sweeney pulls himself together and goes after the killer. As he puts questions and answers together, he finds himself face to face with madness and death. A…See More
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ANONYMOUS-9 - HARD BITE

Blurb..........The hit-and-run driver took everything — his wife, child and legs.Now a paraplegic, Dean Drayhart unleashes payback on suspected hit-and-runners in Los Angeles with helper-monkey Sid as his deadly assistant.Dean's gentle, doting nurse, Marcie, knows nothing about what he's up to. When Sid tears out the throat of a…See More
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DELANO AMES - CORPSE DIPLOMATIQUE (1950)

Synopsis/blurb…. It's 1950, and Dagobert's latest obsession is Bertran de Born, the bard of Provençal. What better reason to abandon London for the South of France? But before Jane and Dagobert can settle into the rustic Provencal village he's envisioned, they find themselves stuck in Nice, embroiled in the attempted…See More
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R. SCOTT MACKEY - COURAGE BEGINS (2015)

Synopsis/blurb….. Garrett and Tiffanie Bate had it all—youth, money, and a perfect marriage. Until Tiffanie is killed in a suspicious accident. Neither the police nor the insurance investigators can prove she was murdered and the case turns cold. Two years later the insurance company asks an intern—former college professor…See More
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STARK HOLBORN - NUNSLINGER 3: A PILGRIM AND A STRANGER (2013)

Synopsis/blurb…. The year is 1864. Sister Thomas Josephine is on her way from St Louis, Missouri, to Sacramento, California. During the course of her journey, however, she'll find that her faith requires her to take off her wimple and pick up a gun... NUNSLINGER Book III finds Sister Thomas Josephine, now a…See More
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LIZ NUGENT - UNRAVELLING OLIVER (2014)

Synopsis/blurb….. 'I expected more of a reaction the first time I hit her.' Liz Nugent's gripping novel of psychological suspense, Unravelling Oliver, is a complex and elegant study of the making of a sociopath in the tradition of Barbara Vine and Patricia Highsmith. Oliver Ryan is a handsome and charismatic success story. He…See More
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BRIAN GARFIELD - WHAT OF TERRY CONNISTON?

Synopsis/blurb.........A lawyer tracks a gang of amateur kidnappers across the southwestern desertBy the time Carl Oakley gets to Soledad, the town is an empty shell. But the lawyer isn't looking for the city; he wants to find Terry Conniston. A tire track proves that her sports car passed through not long ago, but Carl doubts Terry…See More
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Long time reader of crime fiction
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Website:
http://col2910.blogspot.co.uk/
Books And Authors I Like:
Old favs - Eugene Izzi, Gar Anthony Haywood, Tom Kakonis, Gerald Petievich, others too many to mention

New favs - Olen Steinhauer, Jeremy Duns
Movies And TV Shows I Like:
Matchstick Men

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PRESTON LANG - THE BLIND ROOSTER (2014)

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When con-man Ralph does a runner on the check at a shabby diner in an unfamiliar town, he doesn't expect it to catch up to him. But the waitress Arlene tracks him down and ropes him into a bizarre heist involving ugly family secrets, a violent…
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Posted on May 22, 2015 at 6:30pm

STARK HOLBORN - NUNSLINGER 6: THE JUDGEMENT OF ABRAHAM (2014)

Synopsis/blurb….
The True Tale of how Sister Thomas Josephine of St. Louis, Missouri came to Fight alongside Rebel Forces and deliver a Death Sentence in the deserts of New Mexico.
 
Pitted against a powerful enemy, Sister Thomas Josephine finds herself…
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Posted on May 21, 2015 at 6:44pm

RICHARD RAYNER - MURDER BOOK

Blurb...... About as noir as it can be…excellent’ Frances Fyfield, Daily Telegraph



The city is Los Angeles, the birthplace of the American dream, a city that has come to symbolize both heaven and hell. Billy McGrath is an enigma, half American, half English, who once dreamed of…
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Posted on May 19, 2015 at 5:58pm

ROGER SMITH - MIXED BLOOD

Blurb...... An American fugitive hides out in Cape Town—one of the world’s most beautiful and violent cities—in this riveting debut thriller that asks: Can you ever outrun your past?



Reluctant bank robber Jack Burn is on the run after a heist in the United States that left…
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Posted on May 19, 2015 at 12:24am

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