OS paperback in good condition

//OS paperback in good condition
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  • A string of fatal arson attacks have broken out in San Francisco. The targets have one thing in common - they are all rich, successful, married couples.  With four couples dead, Lindsay is determined to stop the killings and trace the murderer. Lindsay is also on the case of Michael Campion,  people's hero and popular governor's son who publicly battled against a rare and debilitating heart condition. When he vanished without trace one evening, the search for him hit the headlines daily. But the trail went cold very quickly.  Now there is a devastating new lead - but what is the link between the  Campion case and the arson attacks? Lindsay and her fellow Women's Murder Club members are in a race to find the suspects and stop the killers.
  • Book III of A Song Of Ice And Fire. Of the five contenders for power, one is dead, another in disfavor, and still the wars rage as alliances are made and broken. Joffrey sits on the Iron Throne, the uneasy ruler of the Seven Kingdoms. His most bitter rival, Lord Stannis, stands defeated and disgraced, victim of the sorceress who holds him in her thrall. Young Robb still rules the North from the fortress of Riverrun. Meanwhile, making her way across a blood-drenched continent is the exiled queen, Daenerys, mistress of the only three dragons still left in the world. And as opposing forces manoeuver for the final showdown, an army of barbaric wildlings arrives from the outermost limits of civilization, accompanied by a horde of mythical Others - supernatural army of the living dead whose animated corpses are unstoppable. As the future of the land hangs in the balance, no one will rest until the Seven Kingdoms have exploded in a veritable storm of swords...
  • Tom Dunleavy has a one-man law firm in the legendary East Hampton, summer home to the rich and shameless who have their own lawyers on the payroll.  Tom's clients are the locals, the people he grew up with. Then an old friend of Tom's, a local star athlete, is arrested for a triple murder on the beach near a movie star's mansion. Tom knows that Dante Halleyville is innocent and agrees to represent him. He recruits Manhattan super-lawyer Kate Costello to help him fight the case - a tough hire since Kate is his ex. But she comes back for the case.  The two have to discover who executed three locals and why they went to great lengths to set Dante up as the killer. The investigation reveals a world of illegal pleasures, revenge and fear among the super rich.
  • Genghis Khan leads the nation united from the tribes, victorious in the long war against the Chin, the Mongolians' ancient foe. Now there is trouble from another direction - his embassies to the west are rebuffed, his ambassadors murdered. The nation must embark on the greatest journey yet, through modern day Iran and Iraq to the edges of India, led by the khan who has chosen a path that will led to victory or utter destruction.  Genghis has proved himself as a warrior and leader - he must now face the challenges of civilisation.
  • The ultimate pop quest. Ninety-five thousand hopefuls, three judges - and one winner. That's Calvin Simms, the genius behind the show.  He wins because he writes the rules.  But this year, as he sits in judgement on the Mingers, Clingers and Blingers who have been pre-selected in his 'search for  a star' he has no idea the rules are changing.  The 'real' is about to be put back in 'reality television' and Calvin, with his fellow judges, are about to become ex-factors.

  • Night in Manhattan - the President of the United States is scheduled to have dinner with an old friend but in the building across the street, a man has disabled the security and stands at the window, rifle at the ready.  The assassination doesn't go according to plan but it's only the beginning.  Someone is creating a shadowy, subtle network of agents with the intention of creating terror. White House operative Blake Johnson and his opposite number in British Intelligence, Sean Dillon, set out to find the course of the havoc, but behind the first man lies another and behind him another and behind him, another still. And that man is not pleased by interference...

  • One house, ten contestants, thirty cameras, forty microphones. Yet again the public gorges its voyeuristic appetite as another group of unknown and unremarkable people submit themselves to the brutal exposure of the televised reality soap opera, House Arrest. Everyone knows the rules: total strangers are forced to live together while the rest of the country watches them do it, Who will crack first? Who will have sex with who? Who will the public love and who will they hate?  All the usual questions. And then suddenly, there are some new ones.  A murder. No evidence. How was it done under the constant watchful eyes of the cameras and the nation? And why? And...who will be next... A killer read - literally - from Ben Elton. Cover art by Tony Stone.
  • The year is 1803 - and Darcy and Elizabeth have been married for six years, with two handsome healthy sons in the  nursery; Elizabeth's beloved sister Jane and her husband Bingley live within seventeen miles; the ordered, secure life of Pemberley seems unassailable and Elizabeth's happiness in her marriage is complete.  But the peace is threatened and old sins and misunderstandings are rekindled on the eve of the annual autumn ball.  The Darcys and their guests are preparing to retire for the night when a chaise appears, rocking down the path from Pemberley's wild woodland, and as it pulls up, Lydia Wickham, an uninvited guest, tumbles out, screaming that her husband has been murdered. P.D. James fuses the world of Pride and Prejudice with detective fiction - and very successfully.
  • Valerius, hailed 'Hero of Rome' is not the man he once was - scarred both physically and emotionally by the battles he has fought. His sister is mortally ill, his father is in self-imposed exile. And Rome is not the city that he left. Nero grows increasingly paranoid. Those seeking power for themselves whisper darkly in the Emperor's ears of a new threat within the walls of Rome - the sect of the followers of Christus, who deny Nero's divinity and who are spreading sedition. Nero calls on Valerius to become the Defender of Rome - to seek out this rebel sect, to capture its leader Petrus. To fail will be to forfeit his life and the lives of twenty thousand Judeans living in Rome. But as Valerius begins his search, he will find that success may cost him as dearly as failure.