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  • KILLER DUST. by Andrews, Sarah
    Andrews, Sarah
    KILLER DUST.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2003) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring geologist Em Hansen (by an author who is herself a geologist) set in Florida against the backdrop of a planned satellite launch and in a world now affected by 9/11 and the anthrax mailings. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. Author's note. 310 pp. ISBN: 0-312-301960.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 78151
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  • KILLER DUST. by Andrews, Sarah
    Andrews, Sarah
    KILLER DUST.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2003) dj. Hardcover - Mystery featuring geologist Em Hansen (by an author who is herself a geologist) set in Florida against the backdrop of a planned satellite launch and in a world now affected by 9/11 and the anthrax mailings. Author's note. 310 pp. ISBN: 0-312-301960.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 71776
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  • SHADE TREE. by Anthony, Piers (pseudonym of Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob)
    Anthony, Piers (pseudonym of Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob)
    SHADE TREE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: TOR / Tom Doherty Associates, (1996) dj. Hardcover first edition - "Magic, menance and mystery meet in modern Florida." 348 pp. Wraparound dust jacket art by Linda Garland. ISBN: 0-312937245.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 75892
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  • LUNATICS. by Barry, Dave and Alan Zweibel.
    Barry, Dave and Alan Zweibel.
    LUNATICS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Putnam, (2012). SIGNED first edition - A very funny collaboration between these two authors: "One of them is a bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist. The other is a winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor. . . What they do form is a writing team of pure comic genius, and they will have you laughing like idiots. Philip Horkman is a happy man-the owner of a pet store called The Wine Shop, and on Sundays a referee for kids' soccer. Jeffrey Peckerman is the sole sane person in a world filled with goddamned jerks and morons, and he's having a really bad day. The two of them are about to collide in a swiftly escalating series of…

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    New York: Putnam, (2012). SIGNED first edition - A very funny collaboration between these two authors: "One of them is a bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist. The other is a winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor. . . What they do form is a writing team of pure comic genius, and they will have you laughing like idiots. Philip Horkman is a happy man-the owner of a pet store called The Wine Shop, and on Sundays a referee for kids' soccer. Jeffrey Peckerman is the sole sane person in a world filled with goddamned jerks and morons, and he's having a really bad day. The two of them are about to collide in a swiftly escalating series of events that will send them running for their lives, pursued by the police, soldiers, terrorists, subversives, bears, and a man dressed as Chuck E. Cheese." SIGNED by BOTH authors on the title page. 333 pp.

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    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 55033
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  • STUFF TO DIE FOR. by Bruns, Don.
    Bruns, Don.
    STUFF TO DIE FOR.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Ipswich, Massachusetts: Oceanview Publishing, (2007.). SIGNED first edition - Fast paced, funny mystery featuring two friends who are barely surviving in today's world - set in south Florida. Winner of the ForeWord Award for best mystery. SIGNED on the title page. 283 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 48696
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  • Buchanan, Edna.
    CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, (1992). First edition - Buchanan's second suspense novel set in Miami, Florida. 277 pp. ISBN: 1562829327.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (corners bumped)

    Book ID: 59739
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  • Buchanan, Edna.
    MARGIN OF ERROR.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Britt Montero, the Miami News police beat reporter. ISBN: 0-7868-62327.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 37995
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  • Buchanan, Edna.
    CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, 1992. dj. Hardcover first edition - Buchanan's second suspense novel set in Miami, Florida. ISBN: 1562829327.

    Condition: Very good in a very good dust jacket (tape marks to covers, slight glue remnants under dj flaps)

    Book ID: 4207
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  • SUITABLE FOR FRAMING by Buchanan, Edna.
    Buchanan, Edna.
    SUITABLE FOR FRAMING

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Hyperion, (1995.) dj. Hardcover - Mystery featuring Britt Montero, the Miami News police beat reporter. 243 pp. ISBN: 0-7868-60472.

    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (small chip to lower corner of dj.)

    Book ID: 52592
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  • Buchanan, Edna.
    SUITABLE FOR FRAMING

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Hyperion, (1995.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Britt Montero, the Miami News police beat reporter. ISBN: 0-7868-60472.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 9268
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  • Buchanan, Edna.
    YOU ONLY DIE TWICE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow - HarperCollins, (2001.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Britt Montero, the Miami News police beat reporter. ISBN: 0-380-976552.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (remainder line.)

    Book ID: 30873
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  • A PRESENT FOR SANTA. by Burke, Jim (James)
    Burke, Jim (James)
    A PRESENT FOR SANTA.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1986) dj. Hardcover first edition - "He took the Mafia for $2.2 million.and now they want it back." Set in Florida, this is the first novel by a former CIA and FBI agent. 262 pp. ISBN: 0-312639767.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 69063
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  • Clark, Carol Higgins
    SNAGGED

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Warner, 1993. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The second mystery featuring Regan Reilly, set in Miami where a panty-hose convention is being held at the same hotel as a morticians annual gathering. SIGNED on title page. ISBN: 0-446-515485.

    Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket (a tight copy, appears unread, some signs of shelfwear.)

    Book ID: 25758
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  • THE CAT SITTER'S NINE LIVES. by Clement, Blaize and John.
    Clement, Blaize and John.
    THE CAT SITTER'S NINE LIVES.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2014). First edition - The ninth in this series of mysteries started by Blaize Clements and continued by her son John. Set on an island off the Gulf Coast of Florida, this features Dixie Hemingway, a former Sarasota County deputy turned cat (and dog) sitter. 305 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 78842
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  • THE QUICK ADIOS (TIMES SIX). by Corcoran, Tom.
    Corcoran, Tom.
    THE QUICK ADIOS (TIMES SIX).

    Edition: First printing.

    Lakeland, FL: Dredgers Lane, (2012) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery novel featuring photographer Alex Rutledge, set in Key West, Florida. SIGNED on the title page. 316 pp. ISBN: 978-0984456604.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77491
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  • TAKEN IN. by Coyle, Beverly.
    Coyle, Beverly.
    TAKEN IN.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Viking, (1998) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Florida author's third novel the story of an ordinary family with two teenagers themselves, who become embroiled in the lives of a runaway girl and her violent boyfriend. A presentation copy INSCRIBED on the title page by the author -"For ---who does such good things for books in the world" and dated in July 1998. Also laid in is a card "compliments of the author" with a hand-written note and a comment that this is an early copy - publication date was July 2, 1998. Uncommon signed. 305 pp. ISBN: 0-670-86398X.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 65115
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  • Cramer, Carl.
    HURRICANE LUCK.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Scholastic, (1972.). An early, and rather uncommon, original trade paperback from Scholastic Press, illustrated with duo-tone drawings by Jerry Robinson (illustrator). Set on the coast of Florida: the story of a young boy who hopes to help his father get the fishing equipment he needs to break the run of "bad luck" he has been having lately. TW 120. 79 pp.

    Condition: Very good+ (usual toning to the pages.)

    Book ID: 35339
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  • SCAR LOVER. by Crews, Harry.
    Crews, Harry.
    SCAR LOVER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Poseidon Press, 1992. dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel of redemption and love, set among the residents of a run-down boarding house in Jacksonville, Florida. ISBN: 0-671-744895.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket ( a new copy.)

    Book ID: 44960
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  • THE PAPERBOY. by Dexter, Pete.
    Dexter, Pete.
    THE PAPERBOY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (1995.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel surrounding the murder of a sheriff in Florida by this National Book Award winning writer. 307 pp. ISBN: 0-679-421750.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53833
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  • BRINGING BACK THE DEAD. by Domenici, Joe.
    Domenici, Joe.
    BRINGING BACK THE DEAD.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, a suspenseful story set in the Florida Everglades, where a group of Vietnam veterans are looking for one of them who disappeared. SIGNED on the title page and dated in Septermber 2008, in the month of publication. 228 pp. ISBN: 0-312-380461.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 50718
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  • FLORIDA ROADKILL. by Dorsey, Tim.
    Dorsey, Tim.
    FLORIDA ROADKILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (1999). SIGNED first edition - One of the wildest first novels to come along in years - described as Carl Hiassen with a lot of Hunter S. Thompson - crime, sex, drugs, and very violent and funny. INSCRIBED on the title page. 273 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers. A surprisingly uncommon advance issue, and especially so signed.

    Book ID: 61129
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  • FLORIDA ROADKILL. by Dorsey, Tim.
    Dorsey, Tim.
    FLORIDA ROADKILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - One of the wildest first novels to come along in years - described as Carl Hiassen with a lot of Hunter S. Thompson - crime, sex, drugs, and very violent and funny. SIGNED on the title page. 273 pp.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 74322
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  • HAMMERHEAD RANCH MOTEL. by Dorsey, Tim.
    Dorsey, Tim.
    HAMMERHEAD RANCH MOTEL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - His second novel, set in a Florida "verdant with lost drug money; a center of lunatic, gravity, drawing fugitives, gangsters, losers, sociopaths and psychos of every flavor and degree to its tropic environs. And they all congregate in one sleazy, run-down motel perched on the Gulf of Mexico, just a short spitting distance from Tampa Bay." SIGNED on the title page.Laid in is an original from the master copy with corrections, also SIGNED by Dorsey. 291 pp. ISBN: 0-688167837.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 74328
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  • ORANGE CRUSH. by Dorsey, Tim.
    Dorsey, Tim.
    ORANGE CRUSH.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - His third novel, set in Florida, one which takes on politics in that state in a no-holds barred governor's election. SIGNED on the title page. 292 pp. ISBN: 0-060185775.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 74329
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  • HAMMERHEAD RANCH MOTEL. by Dorsey, Tim.
    Dorsey, Tim.
    HAMMERHEAD RANCH MOTEL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Morrow, (2000) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - His second novel, set in a Florida "verdant with lost drug money; a center of lunatic, gravity, drawing fugitives, gangsters, losers, sociopaths and psychos of every flavor and degree to its tropic environs. And they all congregate in one sleazy, run-down motel perched on the Gulf of Mexico, just a short spitting distance from Tampa Bay." INSCRIBED on the title page. 291 pp. ISBN: 0-688167837.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 73391
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  • THE GARDEN OF LAST DAYS. by Dubus, Andre III.
    Dubus, Andre III.
    THE GARDEN OF LAST DAYS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Norton, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Dubus's second novel , a story of sex, parenthood, honor and masculinity, set in the underworld of American life. "One early September night in Florida, a stripper brings her daughter to work" and that simple act, when the babysitter is not able to come, sets off a chain of violent consequences. SIGNED on the title page. 537 pp. ISBN: 9780393041651.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 43076
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  • THE GARDEN OF LAST DAYS. by Dubus, Andre III.
    Dubus, Andre III.
    THE GARDEN OF LAST DAYS.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Norton, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - Dubus's new novel of sex, parenthood, honor and masculinity, set in the underworld of American life. "One early September night in Florida, a stripper brings her daughter to work" and that simple act, when the babysitter is not able to come, sets off a chain of violent consequences. SIGNED on the title page and dated in the year of publication. 537 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in illustrated wrappers. A surprisingly uncommon advance issue, especially signed.

    Book ID: 52932
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  • Follett, Ken.
    CODE TO ZERO.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, 2000. dj. Hardcover first edition - Thriller set at Cape Canaveral in 1958. ISBN: 0-525-945636.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 22760
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  • BLOODY SHAME. by Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina
    Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina
    BLOODY SHAME.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Putnam, (1997.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The second mystery featuring Cuban-born, Miami PI Lupe Solano. SIGNED on the title page. 275 pp. ISBN: 0-399-143866.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dustjacket.

    Book ID: 39788
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  • BITTER SUGAR: A Lupe Solano Mystery. by Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina.
    Garcia-Aguilera, Carolina.
    BITTER SUGAR: A Lupe Solano Mystery.

    Edition: 3rd printing.

    New York: Morrow (imprint of Harper Collins), (2001) dj. Hardcover - The sixth mystery featuring Cuban-American Lupe Solano mystery, by an author who was a private investigator in Miami. 315 pp. ISBN: 0-380-977818.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 63856
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