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  • Ruler of the Night (Thomas and Emily De Quincey)
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    Pages : 0

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pMulholland Books

    Book Description

    Railroaded in Victorian England.

    Infamous opium eater (and real-life historical figure) Thomas De Quincey returns—along with his independent-minded, trouser-wearing daughter, Emily, and stalwart companions Ryan and Becker of Scotland Yard—to solve the first murder to occur on an English train. As in Morrell’s (Inspector of the ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10:

    ISBN-13: 9780316307925

    Language: English

  • Long Lost
    Views : 412
    Pages : 320

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pWarner Books

    Book Description

    Cain and Abel rematched—in a surprising and savvy departure for spymeister Morrell (Burnt Sienna, 2000, etc.).

    “When I was a boy my kid brother disappeared.” When anxious suspense readers come upon an opening sentence that evocative, they breathe more easily, knowing they’re in good hands. Brad Denning, 13, tired of being fo ... more

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    2002-05-08

    ISBN-10: 0446529400

    ISBN-13: 9780446529402

    Language: English

  • Desperate Measures
    Views : 86
    Pages : 416

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pGrand Central Publishing

    Book Description

     The prolific Morrell (Assumed Identity, 1993, etc.) produces another high-speed but hollow thriller. Reporter Matt Pittman, grief-stricken to the point of suicide over the death of his teenage son, pulls the gun from his mouth long enough to do his best friend and former boss, Burt Forsyth, one more favor: write the New York Chronicle ... more

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    1994-09-22

    ISBN-10: 0446517917

    ISBN-13: 9780446517911

    Language: English

  • Inspector of the Dead
    Views : 469
    Pages : 342

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pMulholland Books

    Book Description

    God save the queen—or failing that, send in the opium sot.

    Morrell’s sequel to his Victorian-era thriller, Murder as a Fine Art (2013), finds Thomas De Quincey, the scandalous opium-addicted author, again embroiled in a lurid series of murders as he employs his unique psychological and philosophical insights in a ... more

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    2015-03-24

    ISBN-10: 0316323934

    ISBN-13: 9780316323932

    Language: English

  • Murder as a Fine Art (Thomas and Emily De Quincey)
    Views : 319
    Pages : 368

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pMulholland Books

    Book Description

    In 1854, a series of senseless killings in London so closely echo the literary work of Thomas De Quincey that he becomes the principal suspect.

    Writer Thomas De Quincey, best known for Confessions of an English Opium Eater, his frank memoir of his experiences with opium, also published a satirical essay entitled "On Mu ... more

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    2013-05-07

    ISBN-10: 0316216798

    ISBN-13: 9780316216791

    Language: English

  • The Spy Who Came For Christmas
    Views : 78
    Pages : 220

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pVanguard Press

    Book Description

    Yuletide in Santa Fe, a good spy beset, and what’s this about a very special baby?

    The charismatic religious leader has promised that, if accepted wholeheartedly as the miracle he is, his just-born could be the harbinger of world peace. While a glorious prospect to most, this is of course viewed with alarm in certain quarters. A depresse ... more

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    2008-10-28

    ISBN-10: 1593154879

    ISBN-13: 9781593154875

    Language: English

  • Burnt Sienna
    Views : 8
    Pages : 387

    by: David Morrell

    Publisher: pGrand Central Publishing / Warner

    Book Description

    Hokey suspense thriller about a tough ex-marine and world-class painter (think Rambo-Rembrandt) who risks all for a

    beautiful woman.

    So there’s Chase Malone leading the good life south of the border—paintings going for $200,000 per—when suddenly the

    snake enters the garden. The snake: international arms merchant Derek ... more

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    2000-03-02

    ISBN-10: 0446519642

    ISBN-13: 9780446519649

    Language: English