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The Pursuit

Author: Peter Smalley

Price: £18.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 06 May 2010

 

Synopsis

It was Spring 1792. HMS Expedient and her crew have survived their most perilous commission yet: the dead have been buried and the battle scars ... read more

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£24.99

Nemesis - Falco 20

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £24.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 03 June 2010

 

Synopsis

In the high summer of 77 AD, Roman informer Marcus Didius Falco is beset by personal problems. Newly bereaved and facing unexpected upheavals i ... read more

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£34.99

Lieutenant Fury - Signed Numbered First Edition

Author: G. S. Beard

Price: £34.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 02 August 2007

 

Synopsis

1793. War with France has only just been declared but John Fury has seen enough action for a man twice his tender age --a newly promoted naval ... read more

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£65.00

Mr Midshipman Fury

Author: G. S. Beard

Price: £65.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 03 August 2006

 

Synopsis

The year is 1792 - the start of the French Revolutionary Wars. A shadow hangs over John Thomas Fury in this his first voyage as a midshipman ab ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£15.00

Goodbye Mickey Mouse

Author: Len Deighton

Price: £15.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 20 September 1982

 

Synopsis

Deighton is, of course, a master of sprightly espionage - but his heart really seems to belong to WW II aviation (Fighter, Airshipwreck, etc.). ... read more

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£55.00

HMS Expedient

Author: Peter Smalley

Price: £55.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 May 2005

 

Synopsis

1786: Captain William Rennie is on the beach and on half pay. Things weren't always so bad for him. Four years earlier Admiral Rodney had s ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£25.00

Barbary Coast

Author: Peter Smalley

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 03 May 2007

 

Synopsis

It is the eve of the French Revolution and England awaits with trepidation, the news from the Continent that will propel her into war again aft ... read more

UK First Edition, Signed, Lined & Dated by the author

£45.00

Gathering Storm

Author: Peter Smalley

Price: £45.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 02 July 2009

 

Synopsis

Spring 1791. Though deeply disturbed by a terrible incident during his previous commission, James Hayter is nevertheless on the verge of taking ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£100.00

Black Cherry Blues

Author: James Lee Burke

Price: £100.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 January 1990

 

Synopsis

Personal tragedy has left Dave Robicheaux close to the edge. Battling against his old addiction to alcohol and haunted nightly by vivid dreams ... read more

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£150.00

A Morning for Flamingos

Author: James Lee Burke

Price: £150.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 January 1992

 

Synopsis

The fourth Dave Robicheaux detective novel, featuring a volatile mix of Mafia drug-running and Cajun voodoo magic. Obsessed with revenge when h ... read more

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£75.00

The Rule of Four

Author: Ian Caldwell and Dustin Thomason

Price: £75.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 06 May 2004

 

Synopsis

Tom Sullivan is about to graduate from Princeton. He's intelligent and popular, but haunted by the violent death several years earlier of h ... read more

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£25.00

Come Death and High Water

Author: Ann Cleeves

Price: £25.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 June 1987

 

Synopsis

The privately-owned island of Gillibry off the North Devon coast consists of fifty acresof sandstone and forms the perfect site for murder. Her ... read more

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£30.00

A Bird in the Hand

Author: Ann Cleeves

Price: £30.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 June 1986

 

Synopsis

In A Bird in the Hand Bill Doherty tells of the beginnings of his involvement with keeping birds, and also of wild bird catchers among the bird ... read more

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Falling

Author: Emma Kavanagh

Price: £9.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 27 March 2014

 

Synopsis

A brilliant debut psychological thriller by a former police psychologist. Perfect for fans of Nicci French, Tana French and S. J. Watson. ... read more

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Alexandria

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £18.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 February 2009

 

Synopsis

For Marcus Didius Falco, agent to the Emperor Vespasian, Alexandria holds fascination and a hint of fear. Beautiful, historic and famously unru ... read more

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£25.00

One Virgin Too Many

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 03 June 1999

 

Synopsis

From the author of THREE HANDS IN THE FOUNTAIN and TIME TO DEPART, a crime story featuring Marcus Didius Falco who is determined to solve the m ... read more

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£50.00

Poseidon's Gold

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £50.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 17 June 1993

 

Synopsis

Following "The Silver Pigs", "Shadows in Bronze", "Venus in Copper" and "The Iron Hand of Mars", this M ... read more

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£40.00

A Dying Light in Corduba

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £40.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 06 June 1996

 

Synopsis

Nobody was poisoned at the dinner for the Society of Oliver Oil Producers of Baetica, though in retrospect this was quite a surprise... Ini ... read more

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£24.99

The Accusers

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £24.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 June 2003

 

Synopsis

Having returned from his trip to Londinium, Falco takes up employment with Paccius Africanus and Silius Italicus, two lawyers at the top of the ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

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The Cold Six Thousand

Author: James Ellroy

Price: £18.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 19 April 2001

 

Synopsis

By the author of "American Tabloid", the story continues, from the assassination of JFK right through the 60s to the conflict in Viet ... read more

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Aristotle and the Secrets of Life

Author: Margaret Doody

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 08 May 2003

 

Synopsis

It is 330 B.C. The Macedonian Alexander the Great has conquered Asia Minor but now his armies are far from Athens, and those who support Atheni ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

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Blood's a Rover

Author: James Ellroy

Price: £18.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 November 2009

 

Synopsis

It's 1968. Bobby Kennedy and Martin Luther King are dead. The Mob, Howard Hughes and J Edgar Hoover are in a struggle for America's sou ... read more

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£200.00

The Client

Author: John Grisham

Price: £200.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 January 1993

 

Synopsis

A US State Senator is dead, and Mark Sway is the only one who knows where the body is hidden. The FBI want him to tell them where it is at ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£25.00

The King of Torts

Author: John Grisham

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 04 February 2003

 

Synopsis

Reluctantly, Clay Carter takes on what seems to be the mundane case of a young man charged with a random street killing. But when digging into ... read more

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The Street Lawyer

Author: John Grisham

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 30 March 1998

 

Synopsis

Michael was in a hurry. He was scrambling up the ladder at Drake and Sweeney, a giant Washington law firm. He was a rising star, with no time t ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£45.00

The Rainmaker

Author: John Grisham

Price: £45.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 June 1995

 

Synopsis

A thriller from the author of THE PARTNER. A newly-qualified lawyer is given a case against a giant insurance company accused of allowing one o ... read more

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Bad Moon Rising

Author: Sheila Quigley

Price: £18.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 31 March 2005

 

Synopsis

A young woman walks home by herself, the tapping of her high heels the only sound. At two o'clock in the morning, it's cold, the street ... read more

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The Patient's Eyes: The Dark Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes

Author: David Pirie

Price: £45.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 24 May 2001

 

Synopsis

While a young medical student at Edinburgh, Arthur Conan Doyle famously studied under the remarkable Dr Joseph Bell. Taking this as a starting ... read more

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£49.99

Dawn of Empire

Author: Sam Barone

Price: £49.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 18 January 2007

 

Synopsis

Three thousand years before the birth of Christ and the world is dominated by savage tribes of barbarians who despise the first farmers and tow ... read more

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A Vigil of Spies

Author: Candace Robb

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 03 January 2008

 

Synopsis

This book is a story of a callous murder, a devastating secret, and a crime of passion. In Bishopthorpe Palace, York, on September 1373, John T ... read more

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Skin Privilege

Author: Karin Slaughter

Price: £17.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 July 2007

 

Synopsis

It's no simple case of murder. Lena Adams has spent her life struggling to escape her past. She has only unhappy memories of Reece, the sma ... read more

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£45.00

Like a Charm - signed by multiple authors

Author: Karin Slaughter

Price: £45.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 February 2004

 

Synopsis

In Like a Charm, the cream of British and American crime writers combine for a tempting collection of linked short stories.   With ... read more

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£125.00

Kisscut

Author: Karin Slaughter

Price: £125.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 06 February 2003

 

Synopsis

Saturday night dates at the skating rink have been a tradition in the small southern town of Heartsdale for as long as anyone can remember. But ... read more

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£20.00

Indelible

Author: Karin Slaughter

Price: £20.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 23 August 2004

 

Synopsis

When medical examiner Sara Linton and police chief Jeffrey Tolliver take a trip away from the small town of Heartsdale - an escape from all the ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£200.00

Blindsighted

Author: Karin Slaughter

Price: £200.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 06 September 2001

 

Synopsis

The sleepy town of Heartsdale, Georgia, is jolted into panic when Sara Linton, paediatrician and medical examiner, finds Sibyl Adams dead in th ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£9.99

Black Maps

Author: Peter Spiegelman

Price: £9.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 January 2004

 

Synopsis

A sharp, suspenseful first novel about white collar crime in the world of high finance. John March walked away from his family's venerable ... read more

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£45.00

Mortal Mischief

Author: Frank Tallis

Price: £45.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 May 2005

 

Synopsis

It is Vienna at the beginning of the last century, and Dr Max Liebermann is a young psychoanalyst - and disciple of Freud. Psychoanalysis is on ... read more

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£30.00

Fatal Lies

Author: Frank Tallis

Price: £30.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 17 January 2008

 

Synopsis

Vienna, 1903. In St. Florian’s military school, a young cadet is found dead – his body lacerated with razor wounds. Inspector Oskar ... read more

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£34.99

The Holmes Affair - SIGNED & LINED

Author: Graham Moore

Price: £34.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 11 March 2011

 

Synopsis

For over a century, the secrets of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s missing diary have lain buried. Now all that’s about to change … ... read more

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£12.99

Stay Alive

Author: Simon Kernick

Price: £12.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 13 February 2014

 

Synopsis

The gripping new race-against-time thriller by the best-selling author of Relentless, The Last 10 Seconds, Siege and Ultimatum.   ... read more

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£35.00

Ode To A Banker

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £35.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 June 2000

 

Synopsis

In the long, hot Roman Summer of AD 74, Marcus Didius Falco, private informer and spare-time poet, gives a reading for his family and friends. ... read more

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£20.00

The Jupiter Myth

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £20.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 02 June 2002

 

Synopsis

Nobody does it better than Lindsey Davis - the unassailable mistress of the historical thriller. For Falco, a relaxed visit to Helena's rel ... read more

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£25.00

A Body In The Bath House

Author: Lindsey Davis

Price: £25.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 01 June 2001

 

Synopsis

      Marcus Didius Falco, once a common informer, now middle class, discovers that newly acquired rank brings associa ... read more

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

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Dust - Exclusive Limited Edition in Slipcase (500 copies)

Author: Hugh Howey

Price: £50.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 24 October 2013

 

Synopsis

The much-anticipated final instalment of the Wool trilogy.   'The next Hunger Games' The Sunday ... read more

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

UK First Edition / First Printing

£35.00

Sand - Exclusive Limited Edition in Slipcase (500 copies)

Author: Hugh Howey

Price: £35.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 June 2014

 

Synopsis

The new novel from the international bestselling author of the Wool trilogy.   The old world is buried. A new one has been forged ... read more

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£16.99

One Night in Winter

Author: Simon Sebag Montefiore

Price: £16.99

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 05 September 2013

 

Synopsis

If your children were forced to testify against you, what terrible secrets would they reveal?   Moscow ... read more

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£16.99

Kingmaker: Winter Pilgrims (Kingmaker 1)

Author: Toby Clements

Price: £16.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 24 April 2014

 

Synopsis

'Magnificent. An historical tour de force, revealing Clements to be a novelist every bit as good as Cornwell, Gregory or Iggulden. Kingmake ... read more

Exclusive Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies in Slipcase

£150.00

Wool - Exclusive Limited Edition in Slipcase (500 copies) - FEBRUARY 2013 BOOK OF THE MONTH

Author: Hugh Howey

Price: £150.00

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Published by: Century

Date Available: 27 February 2013

 

Synopsis

An epic story of life, love and survival at all odds and one of the most-talked and anticipated books of the year. It has drawn compa ... read more

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UK First Edition / First Printing

£30.00

Port Royal (HMS Expedient 2)

Author: Peter Smalley

Price: £30.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 04 May 2006

 

Synopsis

This work is set in 1788. HMS Expedient has returned from a perilous secret mission to the Pacific Ocean. Her Captain, William Rennie, and Firs ... read more

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£45.00

The Testament

Author: John Grisham

Price: £45.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 04 February 1999

 

Synopsis

An eccentric, reclusive billionaire looking for a way to die, burnt-out Washington litigator just out of rehab for the fourth time, and a woman ... read more

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£9.99

The Murder Bag

Author: Tony Parsons

Price: £9.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 08 May 2014

 

Synopsis

The gripping first novel in an explosive new crime series by Tony Parsons, bestselling author of Man and Boy. If you like crime-novel ... read more

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£60.00

Shift (Wool Trilogy 2) - Exclusive Numbered and Slipcase Edition

Author: Hugh Howey

Price: £60.00

Published by: Century

Date Available: 29 April 2013

 

Synopsis

The amazing follow-up to Wool. This edition is in a slipcase and EXCLUSIVE to Goldsboro Books. This is the World First Edition.    ... read more

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£99.99

Wool - Signed & Dated

Author: Hugh Howey

Price: £99.99

Published by: Century

Date Available: 25 February 2013

 

Synopsis

An epic story of life, love and survival at all odds and one of the most-talked and anticipated books of the year. &nb ... read more

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by Joël Dicker

 

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August 30, 1975. The day of the disappearance. The day a small New Hampshire town lost its innocence. That summer Harry Quebert fell in lov ... read more

 

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The first thing you should know about me is that my name is not Carter Blake. That name no more belongs to me than the hotel room I was occ ... read more

 

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The Burning, M.R. Hall, signed first edition

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In the icy, languid days following Christmas, a dense fog has settled over the Wye Valley. Local Coroner Jenny Cooper, still reeling after bein ... read more

 

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The next pulse-pounding thriller in John Connolly's internationally bestselling Charlie Parker series.The community of Prosperous, Maine ha ... read more

 

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