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The Queen's Necklace
The Queen's Necklace
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781908968418
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The Queen's Necklace

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $18.00

"A sparkling slice of eighteenth-century life" Paul Bailey, Independent

In August 1785 Paris buzzed with scandal. It involved an eminent churchman, a notorious charlatan, a female fraudster, a part-time prostitute and the hated Queen herself. At its heart was the most expensive diamond necklace ever assembled-and the web of fraud, folly and... Read more >
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The Mark Inside
The Mark Inside
Written by Amy Reading
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473592
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The Mark Inside
A Perfect Swindle, a Cunning Revenge, and a Small History of the Big Con
Written by Amy Reading


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $15.95

In 1919, Texas rancher J. Frank Norfleet lost everything he had in a stock market swindle—twice. But instead of slinking home in shame, he turned the tables on the confidence men. Armed with a revolver and a suitcase full of disguises, Norfleet set out to capture the five men who had...

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The Queen's Necklace

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $9.99

In August 1785, Paris buzzed with a scandal that had everything—an eminent churchman, a female fraudster, a part-time prostitute and the hated Queen herself. Its centrepiece was the most expensive diamond necklace ever assembled, and the tangle of fraud, folly, blindness and self-delusion it provoked. The humiliation the affair brought on... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
Escape from Alcatraz
Escape from Alcatraz
Written by J. Campbell Bruce
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307815835
Our Price: $10.99
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Escape from Alcatraz

Written by J. Campbell Bruce


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: March 14, 2012
Price: $10.99

In 1963, just weeks before the original publication of this book, the last prisoner was escorted off Devil’s Island and Alcatraz ceased to be a prison. Author J. Campbell Bruce chronicles in spellbinding detail the Rock’s transition from a Spanish fort to the maximum-security penitentiary that housed such infamous inmates as... Read more >
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The Mark Inside
The Mark Inside
Written by Amy Reading
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957610
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The Mark Inside
A Perfect Swindle, a Cunning Revenge, and a Small History of the Big Con
Written by Amy Reading


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

In 1919, Texas rancher J. Frank Norfleet lost everything he had in a stock market swindle. He did what many other marks did—he went home, borrowed more money from his family, and returned for another round of swindling.  
 
Only after he lost that second fortune did he reclaim control... Read more >
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The Mark Inside
The Mark Inside
Written by Amy Reading, Read by Richard McGonagle
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307987402
Our Price: $22.50

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The Mark Inside
A Perfect Swindle, a Cunning Revenge, and a Small History of the Big Con
Written by Amy Reading
Read by Richard McGonagle


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $22.50

In 1919, Texas rancher J. Frank Norfleet lost everything he had in a stock market swindle. He did what many other marks did—he went home, borrowed more money from his family, and returned for another round of swindling.  
 
Only after he lost that second fortune did he reclaim control... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Kingpin
Kingpin
Written by Kevin Poulsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307588692
Our Price: $15.00
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Kingpin
How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground
Written by Kevin Poulsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $15.00

Former hacker Kevin Poulsen has, over the past decade, built a reputation as one of the top investigative reporters on the cybercrime beat. In Kingpin, he pours his unmatched access and expertise into book form for the first time, delivering a gripping cat-and-mouse narrative—and an unprecedented view into the twenty-first century’s... Read more >
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Kingpin
Kingpin
Written by Kevin Poulsen
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307588708
Our Price: $11.99
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Kingpin
How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground
Written by Kevin Poulsen


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 22, 2011
Price: $11.99

Former hacker Kevin Poulsen has, over the past decade, built a reputation as one of the top investigative reporters on the cybercrime beat. In Kingpin, he pours his unmatched access and expertise into book form for the first time, delivering a gripping cat-and-mouse narrative—and an unprecedented view into the twenty-first century’s... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Queen's Necklace
The Queen's Necklace
Written by Antal Szerb, Translated by Len Rix
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781906548612
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
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The Queen's Necklace

Written by Antal Szerb
Translated by Len Rix


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2009
Price: $19.95

In August 1785, Paris buzzed with a scandal that had everything—an eminent churchman, a female fraudster, a part-time prostitute and the hated Queen herself. Its centrepiece was the most expensive diamond necklace ever assembled, and the tangle of fraud, folly, blindness and self-delusion it provoked. The humiliation the affair brought on... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Escape from Alcatraz
Escape from Alcatraz
Written by J. Campbell Bruce
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580086783
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
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Escape from Alcatraz

Written by J. Campbell Bruce


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2005
Price: $14.99

In 1963, just weeks before the original publication of this book, the last prisoner was escorted off Devil’s Island and Alcatraz ceased to be a prison. Author J. Campbell Bruce chronicles in spellbinding detail the Rock’s transition from a Spanish fort to the maximum-security penitentiary that housed such infamous inmates as... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
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