Nancy Pickard


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    General Fiction

    May-2010

    One beautiful summer afternoon, from her bedroom window on the second floor, Jody Linder is unnerved to see her three uncles parking their pickups in front of her parents' house--or what she calls her parents' house, even though Jay and Laurie Jo Lin...

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    in Wolfsbane and Mistletoe

    Fantasy

    Oct-2008

    The editors of Many Bloody Returns deliver the perfect howl-iday gift, with new tales from Patricia Briggs, Carrie Vaughn, and many more. New York Times bestselling authors Charlaine Harris, Patricia Briggs, Keri Arthur, and Carrie Vaughn--along w...

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    Suspense

    Apr-2006

    Small Plains, Kansas, January 23, 1987: In the midst of a deadly blizzard, eighteen-year-old Rex Shellenberger scours his father's pasture, looking for helpless newborn calves. Then he makes a shocking discovery: the naked, frozen body of a teenage g...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Jul-2002

    Marie Lightfoot - 3

    MURDER BY THE BOOK It's the most bizarre and frightening proposal true-crime writer Marie Lightfoot has ever received: a killer wants Marie to collaborate with him by becoming his next victim--and writing a book about her own murder. But for Marie...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Jun-2001

    Marie Lightfoot - 2

    SEX, VIOLENCE, EVIL, AND BETRAYAL The shocking murder case splashed across the Florida headlines has all the right elements for true-crime writer Marie Lightfoot's next bestseller. A charming minister's love affair with a beautiful, wealthy new ch...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Jan-2001

    A Eugenia Potter Mystery - 6

    A DINNER TO DIE FOR Summoned from her Arizona ranch to take charge of her teenage great-nephew and his twin sister, Genia Potter takes a rental on the Rhode Island coast. Old acquaintance Stanley Parker is only too happy to welcome her. And soon G...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Mar-2000

    Marie Lightfoot - 1

    Ted Bundy. Hannibal Lecter. Florida killer Raymond Raintree has been compared to the most notorious of monsters, be they real or imagined. But the crime Raintree stands trial for--the brutal murder of Natalie Mae McCullen--is all too real. For gutsy ...

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    Suspense

    Aug-1999

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    Suspense

    May-1999

    Fans of mystery, crime, fantasy, and horror will love this collection of stories by internationally acclaimed mystery writer Nancy Pickard. From a never-before-published story sure to thrill readers to eight other award-winning cautionary tales, thes...

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    Mystery

    May-1999

    Who says you can't balance motherhood with murder? These acclaimed mystery writers prove that you can--on paper, at least. They've created a surprising collection of mysteries with a maternal twist ... perfect for any mystery-loving mother. In fac...

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    General Fiction

    Feb-1999

    Mystery's best writers deceive, thrill, and entertain in this spellbinding collection of new stories centered around America's First Ladies--women who know that life at the White House can be murder. Authors include Anne Perry, Judith Kelman, Pamela ...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Aug-1998

    A Eugenia Potter Mystery - 5

    KERNELS OF TRUTH When Eugenia Potter stumbles upon some ancient pottery shards on her ranch, she feels a profound connection with the past. And a deep desire to learn more about the relics. Now, with sweet dream cookies in her purse to nourish the...

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    in The Plot Thickens

    Mystery

    Nov-1997

    Joining together for a good cause brings out the best in today's top mystery and suspense writers! For this marvelously entertaining anthology, these outstanding contributors rose to a unique literary challenge: each penned a tale that ingeniously fe...

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    in Women On the Case

    Mystery

    May-1996

    Crime and detection are women's work for twenty-six great writers in this second brilliant collection of mystery fiction edited by Sara Paretsky. From wicked irony and white-collar crime in Amanda Cross's "The Baroness," to the chilling "Only a Woman...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Nov-1995

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 10

    The ever-agile Jenny is currently juggling the first ever Port Frederick Fall Festival and the request of her friend Nellie Kennedy, who wants help in getting rid of "God's Highway", a controversial hiking/bike path. Lately, a series of fatal acciden...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Aug-1994

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 9

    Jenny Cain would never forget the hot Massachusetts summer day fate knocked at her door. Fate was a teenaged boy with rumpled clothes, a motorcycle, and a shocking byt credible story: Jenny's husband, Geof, was his biological father. The boy, David M...

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    in Malice Domestic 3

    Mystery

    1994

    Acclaimed Agatha Award-winning author Nancy Pickard dishes up a perfectly delicious new feast of original mystery stories, served up in classic Agatha Christie style. Celebrating the enduring legacy of the most beloved crime writer of all time, MALIC...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Dec-1993

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 8

    Ordinarily, Massachusetts native Jenny Cain would be thrilled to spend time in New York City. But her good friend Carol Margolis has just been brutally murdered--a mugging gone wrong, say the police--and Jenny's been tapped to step into Carol's shoes...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Dec-1992

    A Eugenia Potter Mystery - 4

    SOME LIKE IT HOT... When Eugenia Potter receives an urgent phone call from the manager of her ranch near Tucson, she's only too happy to drop everything and fly home. Something inside of her is calling her back to the desert. Why else would she be...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Mar-1992

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 7

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    in Cat Crimes 2

    General Fiction

    1992

    From the pens of today's most prolific, popular, and feline-fancying mystery writers comes CAT CRIMES 2, a chilling collection of original stories that will leave cat- and mystery-lovers purring for more. Inside you'll encounter the Bogart drawl of P...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Jun-1989

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 5

    Award-winning author Nancy Pickard has been receiving high acclaim for her mystery series starring sleuth Jenny Cain. This time Cain finds herself following the trail of a possible paranoid schizophrenic slasher--only to uncover clues that put her sq...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    1989

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 6

    Hours after the Port Frederick, Massachusetts, Civic Foundation got wind of an imminent, highly unusual bequest-a $4 million Kansas cattle ranch-director Jenny Cain hopped a flight heading west. She arrived at the hospital room of the Foundation's my...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Sep-1987

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 4

    Jenny Cain and police detective Geof Bushfield already had pre-nuptial jitters. Then a sudden wave of domestic violence rocked placid Port Frederick - in just two weeks, the husbands of three battered wives were shot dead. Homicide was all too famili...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    Oct-1986

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 3

    Bright and beautiful Jenny Cain, director of the Port Frederick Civic Foundation, was dying of curiosity. A hapless visitor had slipped in the mud at the town's historic cemetery--and fallen right into an empty grave! When Jenny discovered that al...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    1985

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 2

    Jenny Cain was thrilled about the Liberty Harbor Restoration, a picturesque collection of shops, museums and restaurants. But when a runaway truck barreled into the project committee, it seemed someone in Port Frederick was out to sink Liberty Harbor...

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    Amateur Sleuth

    1984

    A Jenny Cain Mystery - 1

    Jennifer Cain, beauty and brain, Her father is Greed, her mother's Insane; Jennifer Cain, giver of pain, Gave her life, but not in vain... As director of the Port Frederick Civic Foundation, Jenny Cain is privy to the charitable intentions of ...

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    in Deadly Housewives

    Mystery

    Wisteria Lane has nothing on the grande dames of mystery. A Bitch In the House for the fiction set, Deadly Housewives is a mystery anthology from fourteen of today's best–loved and bestselling female mystery and suspense writers. Critically accla...

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