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  • Skinner, Robert.
    SKIN DEEP, BLOOD RED.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Kensington, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's very highly praised first novel, nominated for an Anthony Award. Set in 1936 New Orleans, this introduces Wesley Farrell, nightclub owner, who walks the shadowy line between worlds defined by skin color, whose Creole mother died when he was very young, and who never knew the white man who was his father. 247 pp. ISBN: 1-57566-092x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 29075
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  • CAT-EYED TROUBLE. by Skinner, Robert.
    Skinner, Robert.
    CAT-EYED TROUBLE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Kensington, (1998) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's second novel featuring Wesley Farrell, nightclub owner, who walks the shadowy line between worlds defined by skin color, whose Creole mother died when he was very young, and who never knew the white man who was his father. The first in the series was nominated for an Anthony Award. Set in 1938 New Orleans. SIGNED by the author on the title page and dated in New Orleans in January, 1998 (a month before the official publication date) 247 pp. ISBN: 1-57566-2507.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77350
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  • JAZZ FUNERAL. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    JAZZ FUNERAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1993. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - SIGNED on title page. The third novel in the series featuring New Orleans homicide detective Skip Langdon. 365 pp. ISBN: 0-449-907422.

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

    Book ID: 59720
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  • Smith, Julie.
    THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Fawcett, 1996. dj. Hardcover first edition - A Skip Langdon mystery. ISBN: 0-449-909379.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 4648
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  • Smith, Julie.
    THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Fawcett, 1996. dj. Hardcover first edition - A Skip Langdon mystery, set in New Orleans. ISBN: 0-449-909379.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 30983
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  • THE AXEMAN'S JAZZ. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    THE AXEMAN'S JAZZ.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Press, (1991.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The sequel to the Edgar winning novel NEW ORLEANS MOURNING, featuring Skip Langdon, and with a great New Orleans setting - this involves a mystery dating back to 1919 when a serial killer was terrorizing the city. INSCRIBED on the half title page "To --- may you always get what you ax for" and dated in the year of publication. 341 pp.

    Condition: Fine in a near fine dust jacket (some crinkling to the top of the dj spine.)

    Book ID: 48689
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  • JAZZ FUNERAL. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    JAZZ FUNERAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1993. dj. Hardcover first edition - The third novel in the series featuring New Orleans homicide detective Skip Langdon ( the first won the Edgar in 1991 - the first Edgar for best novel won by a woman writer since 1956.). ISBN: 0-449-907422.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 2644
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  • JAZZ FUNERAL. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    JAZZ FUNERAL.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1993. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - SIGNED and dated 11/6/94 on title page. The third novel in the series featuring New Orleans homicide detective Skip Langdon. ISBN: 0-449-907422.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket (prev owner's name on ffep)

    Book ID: 2645
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  • DEAD ABOVE GROUND. by Tervalon, Jerry
    Tervalon, Jerry
    DEAD ABOVE GROUND.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (2000.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Prize-winning African American novelist's third book, a story drawn upon his own heritage and set in his native New Orleans right after World War II - in a city and a world that no longer exists. 226 pp. ISBN: 0-671-034685.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 63802
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  • DEAD ABOVE GROUND. by Tervalon, Jerry
    Tervalon, Jerry
    DEAD ABOVE GROUND.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Pocket Books, (2000.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Prize-winning African American novelist's third book, a story drawn upon his own heritage and set in his native New Orleans right after World War II - in a city and a world that no longer exists. SIGNED on the title page. 226 pp. ISBN: 0-671-034685.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (appears unread, but corners slightly bumped.)

    Book ID: 34621
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  • BLOODSTAINED KINGS. by Willocks, Tim
    Willocks, Tim
    BLOODSTAINED KINGS.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Random House, (1995.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Second novel, a gritty and realistic suspense novel set in New Orleans and the rural south, by this English writer who is both a screenwriter and film producer, and a practising psychiatrist specializing in treating heroin addicts. 318 pp. ISBN: 0-679-450092.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 42230
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  • BLOODSTAINED KINGS. by Willocks, Tim
    Willocks, Tim
    BLOODSTAINED KINGS.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Jonathan Cape, (1995.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Second novel, set in New Orleans and the rural south, by this English writer who is a practising psychiatrist specializing in treating heroin addicts. SIGNED on the titel page. 318 pp. ISBN: 0-224-041606.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (usual toning to the pages.)

    Book ID: 52006
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  • Wiltz, Chris [Christine]
    A DIAMOND BEFORE YOU DIE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Mysterious Press, (1987.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The second mystery featuring private investigator Neal Rafferty. Set in New Orleans. 198 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-1929.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53421
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  • EMERALD LIZARD. by Wiltz, Chris [Christine]
    Wiltz, Chris [Christine]
    EMERALD LIZARD.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dutton, (1991) dj. Hardcover first edition - Third mystery featuring private investigator Neal Rafferty. Set in New Orleans. 198 pp. ISBN: 0-89296-1929.

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

    Book ID: 74931
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  • SMASH CUT. by Womack, Stephen,
    Womack, Stephen,
    SMASH CUT.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (1991.) dj. Hardcover first edition - His second mystery, featuring Jack Lynch and set in New Orleans. 293 pp. ISBN: 0-312-064675.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 52665
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  • THE WHITE LEAGUE. by Zigal, Thomas.
    Zigal, Thomas.
    THE WHITE LEAGUE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New Milford, CT: Toby Press, (2005). SIGNED first edition - A novel about guilt, privilege, and racism in New Orleans by this author who is best known for the Kurt Muller series set in Aspen, Colorado, although actually grew up on the Texas Gulf Coast and in Louisiana. A story involving blackmail, a secret organization, and a white supremacist running for governor of Louisiana. SIGNED on the title page. 477 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 78805
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