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The Clue of the New Pin: Green Popular Penguins
The Clue of the New Pin: Green Popular Penguins Edgar Wallace
Jesse Trasmere is a miser with a deep distrust of the bank. He has made a fortune in China, but keeps it hoarded in his prison-like house.
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The Door with Seven Locks: Green Popular Penguins
The Door with Seven Locks: Green Popular Penguins Edgar Wallace
Detective Dick Martin is leaving Scotland Yard. His final job is to bring in Lew Pheeney, wanted in connection with a bank robbery.
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The Innocence of Father Brown: Green Popular Penguins
The Innocence of Father Brown: Green Popular Penguins G.K. Chesterton
The Innocence of Father Brown is the first collection of stories starring Father Brown, a short, stumpy Catholic priest with shapeless clothes and a large umbrella, and uncanny insight into human evil.
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The Man Who Was Thursday: Green Popular Penguins
The Man Who Was Thursday: Green Popular Penguins G.K. Chesterton
G.K. Chesterton's 1908 masterpiece, The Man Who Was Thursday, is a metaphysical thriller, and a detective story filled with poetry and politics.
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Mr J G Reeder Returns: Green Popular Penguins
Mr J G Reeder Returns: Green Popular Penguins Edgar Wallace
On the surface, J.G. Reeder is a shabby little police officer with red hair and weak eyes, but underneath his timid appearance lies a razor-sharp mind and the ability to think like a criminal.
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Tropical Issue: Green Popular Penguins
Tropical Issue: Green Popular Penguins Dorothy Dunnett
A novel of murder, mystery and mayhem, with Johnson and his yacht Dolly at the centre.
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Pel and the Paris Mob: Green Popular Penguins
Pel and the Paris Mob: Green Popular Penguins Mark Hebden
In his beloved Burgundy, Chief Inspector Pel finds himself incensed by interference from Paris, but it isn't the flocking descent of rival policemen that makes Pel's blood boil – crimes are being committed by violent gangs from Paris and Marseilles.
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Dead in the Morning: Green Popular Penguins
Dead in the Morning: Green Popular Penguins Margaret Yorke
Dr Patrick Grant uses his powers of logic and deduction to determine this is not the case, but he can only prove it at the expense of incriminating an innocent person. How will he solve this particular conundrum?
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Death Under Sail
Death Under Sail C. P. Snow
Roger Mills, a Harley Street specialist, is taking a sailing holiday on the Norfolk Broads. When his six guests find him at the tiller of his yacht with a smile on his face and a gunshot through his heart, all six fall under suspicion.
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Blood and Judgement
Blood and Judgement Michael Gilbert
When the wife of a recently escaped prisoner is found murdered and partially buried near a reservoir, Patrick Petrella, a Metropolitan Police Inspector, is called in.
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Hamlet Revenge!: Green Popular Penguins
Hamlet Revenge!: Green Popular Penguins Michael Innes
The Lord Chancellor of England is murdered and Inspector Appleby pursues some of the most famous names in the country, unearthing dreadful suspicion.
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