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  • A DISAFFECTION by Kelman, James
    Kelman, James
    A DISAFFECTION

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1989.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Novel set in Glasgow, Kelman's territory, especially in its harsher, poorer areas where despair and unhappiness permeate the lives of his characters. 357 pp. ISBN: 0-374-140243.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. (usual toning to the pages.)

    Book ID: 47196
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  • Kelman, James
    A DISAFFECTION

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1989.). Hardcover first edition - Novel set in Glasgow, Kelman's territory, especially in its harsher, poorer areas where despair and unhappiness permeate the lives of his characters. 357 pp. ISBN: 0-374-140243.

    Condition: Near fine in green cloth (usual toning to the pages, red ink line on front endpaper, lacking the dust jacket.)

    Book ID: 47824
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  • SLIP OF THE KNIFE. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    SLIP OF THE KNIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow (originally published in the UK under the title 'The Last Breath.') 340 pp. ISBN: 0-316-01558x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62218
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  • THE END OF THE WASP SEASON. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE END OF THE WASP SEASON.

    Edition: First Canadian printing, a trade paperback.

    Toronto: McArthur and Company, (2011). First edition - Second mystery featuring Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, an up and coming female cop, now pregnant with twins, trying to keep her personal and professional lives separate. 404 pp. ISBN: 978-1552789117.

    Condition: Very good in illustrated wrappers (light crease to lower corner of front cover).

    Book ID: 68614
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  • THE RED ROAD. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE RED ROAD.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2014) dj. Hardcover first edition - Fourth mystery featuring Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, and perhaps the best yet. 294 pp. ISBN: 9780316069335.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket (crease to first page).

    Book ID: 72065
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  • FIELD OF BLOOD. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    FIELD OF BLOOD.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    Boston: Little Brown, (2005.). SIGNED first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." SIGNED on title page. Barry…

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    Boston: Little Brown, (2005.). SIGNED first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." SIGNED on title page. Barry award for best British crime novel. 359 pp.

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    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (a bit of wear to covers, some notes on last blank page.)

    Book ID: 45783
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  • THE DEAD HOUR. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE DEAD HOUR.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 6th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - set in Glasgow, this is the second novel featuring Paddy Meehan, a young Irish girl now working as a reporter. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." SIGNED on the title page. 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735949.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 73866
    View cart More details Price: $40.00
  • FIELD OF BLOOD. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    FIELD OF BLOOD.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters. SIGNED on the title page. The first book in the Paddy Meehan series, this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took…

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    Boston: Little Brown, (2005.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters. SIGNED on the title page. The first book in the Paddy Meehan series, this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." Barry award for best British crime novel. 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735930.

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    Condition: Near fine in a very good dust jacket (closed tear along lower side of spine of dj.)

    Book ID: 51257
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  • Mina, Denise.
    SLIP OF THE KNIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow (originally published in the UK under the title 'The Last Breath.') SIGNED on the title page. 340 pp. ISBN: 0-316-01558x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53661
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  • SLIP OF THE KNIFE. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    SLIP OF THE KNIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow (originally published in the UK under the title 'The Last Breath.') SIGNED on the title page. 340 pp. ISBN: 0-316-01558x.

    Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket (prev owner's stamp and some checkmarks on front endpaper.)

    Book ID: 53284
    View cart More details Price: $28.00
  • Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (1998.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be -SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-593-043510.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (usual toning to the pages, remainder line, corners slightly bumped.).

    Book ID: 48603
    View cart More details Price: $125.00
  • THE FIELD OF BLOOD. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE FIELD OF BLOOD.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (2005) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters. SIGNED on the title page. The first book in the Paddy Meehan series, this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only…

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    London: Bantam, (2005) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 5th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters. SIGNED on the title page. The first book in the Paddy Meehan series, this is set in Glasgow in 1981 and features a young Irish girl who has a job as a 'gofer' for the newspaper, but is determined to be a journalist herself. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." Barry award for best British crime novel. 360 pp. ISBN: 0-593050975.

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    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77012
    View cart More details Price: $50.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (1998.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be -SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-593-043510.

    Condition: Ex-library with the usual markings and cocked spine, but in a very good unmarked dust jacket.

    Book ID: 48607
    View cart More details Price: $35.00
  • THE RED ROAD. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE RED ROAD.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2014) dj. Hardcover first edition - Fourth mystery featuring Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, and perhaps the best yet. 294 pp. ISBN: 9780316069335.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 62923
    View cart More details Price: $19.50
  • THE DEAD HOUR. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE DEAD HOUR.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 6th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - set in Glasgow, this is the second novel featuring Paddy Meehan, a young Irish girl now working as a reporter. SIGNED on the title page. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735949.

    Condition: Good in a very good dust jacket (one page is repaired -corner was torn off.)

    Book ID: 50042
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  • GODS AND BEASTS. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GODS AND BEASTS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2012) dj. Hardcover first edition - Third mystery set in Glasgow and featuring Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, who has just returned to work after the birth of her twins. 307 pp. ISBN: 978-0316188524.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 63874
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  • SLIP OF THE KNIFE. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    SLIP OF THE KNIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow (originally published in the UK under the title 'The Last Breath.') 340 pp. ISBN: 0-316-01558x.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 58057
    View cart More details Price: $18.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (1999.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be - SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-786706120.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (remainder line)

    Book ID: 48641
    View cart More details Price: $85.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (1999.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. SIGNED on the title page. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be - 349 pp. ISBN: 0-786706120.

    Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket (prev owner's name, tape ghosts on boards, small date on top edge of textblock, but otherwise straight, tight and clean)

    Book ID: 51762
    View cart More details Price: $60.00
  • THE DEAD HOUR. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE DEAD HOUR.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 6th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - set in Glasgow, this is the second novel featuring Paddy Meehan, a young Irish girl now working as a reporter. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." SIGNED on the title page. 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735949.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (remainder line)

    Book ID: 48651
    View cart More details Price: $28.50
  • THE DEAD HOUR. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE DEAD HOUR.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2006.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The 6th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - set in Glasgow, this is the second novel featuring Paddy Meehan, a young Irish girl now working as a reporter. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735949.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (remainder line)

    Book ID: 63608
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • SLIP OF THE KNIFE. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    SLIP OF THE KNIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow (originally published in the UK under the title 'The Last Breath.') 340 pp. ISBN: 0-316-01558x.

    Condition: Very good in near fine dust jacket (soiling to covers underneath the dj).

    Book ID: 63609
    View cart More details Price: $15.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: Trade paperback.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (2001.). The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Although she is beginning to attract more attention in the US, Mina is still not yet nearly as well-known as she should be - 349 pp. ISBN: 0-786708395.

    Condition: Very good in glossy illustrated wrappers (usual toning to the pages).

    Book ID: 62345
    View cart More details Price: $12.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (1998.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be. SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-593-043510.

    Condition: Good in a near fine dust jacket (spine somewhat cocked, usual toning to the pages.)

    Book ID: 47372
    View cart More details Price: $100.00
  • THE DEAD HOUR. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE DEAD HOUR.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The 6th novel by this exceptionally good writer, one who writes complex and satifsfying mysteries, with very real characters - set in Glasgow, this is the second novel featuring Paddy Meehan, a young Irish girl now working as a reporter. I cannot describe Mina's appeal as a writer better than Michael Connelly did when her said "[Her] work is really quite wonderful. She has an original voice, rough-and-tumble one moment, heart-touching the next. She paints a big picture with the subtleties of true life. It took only one book for me to become a fan." SIGNED on the title page. 360 pp. ISBN: 0-316-735949.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (light toning to pages, but otherwise tight and clean)

    Book ID: 38823
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  • THE END OF THE WASP SEASON. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE END OF THE WASP SEASON.

    Edition: First US printing.

    Boston: Little Brown, (2011) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second mystery featuring Detective Inspector Alex Morrow, an up and coming female cop, now pregnant with twins, trying to keep her personal and professional lives separate. 390 pp. ISBN: 9780316069335.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 63012
    View cart More details Price: $20.00
  • THE LAST BREATH. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    THE LAST BREATH.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The final novel in the Paddy Mehan trilogy, set in 1990's Glasgow. SIGNED on the title page. 352 pp. ISBN: 978-0593051436.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (with just a hint of toning to the pages.)

    Book ID: 65497
    View cart More details Price: $40.00
  • Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (1999.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be - 349 pp. ISBN: 0-786706120.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dust jacket (remainder line, light toning to pages)

    Book ID: 49174
    View cart More details Price: $45.00
  • GARNETHILL. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    GARNETHILL.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Bantam, (1998.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The first novel by this young Scots writer, one of the strongest and best new voices in crime fiction - one review described this novel, set in "the grimmest of Glasgow's hilltop neighborhoods" as "the humor's black as coal and the action bright as a switchblade." John Creasey Award Winner for Best First Crime Novel. Mina is not yet nearly as well-known as she should be -SIGNED on the title page. 349 pp. ISBN: 0-593-043510.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (a better than average copy with a straight spine and only a hint of toning to the pages, but with an inscription on front endpaper.)

    Book ID: 48758
    View cart More details Price: $150.00
  • RESOLUTION. by Mina, Denise.
    Mina, Denise.
    RESOLUTION.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Carroll & Graf, (2001) dj. Hardcover first edition - The final book in her Garnet Hill trilogy, set in Glasgow, Scotland. I"With her talent for creating intesely believable and sympathetic central characters, and her unique and irresisitible blend of suspense, compassion and wit, she has created a wonderful conclusion to the Garnethill trilogy, and a novel that will inform, surprise and move its readers." Ian Rankin called Mina "one of the most exciting writers to have emerged in Britain in years" - and I agree. 367 pp. ISBN: 0-786710101.

    Condition: Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62123
    View cart More details Price: $21.50