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Classic Movies The Best and the Worst Pictures to see! Films to avoid! By John Howard Reid
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Gathered in this large volume paperback are some of Hollywood's best loved and most famous movies. In addition to the many film classics, however, the author has included a number of equally... More > entertaining films that deserve to be better known.< Less
Adventures of a Fighting Girl Michaela Morris in Dark Black Gold By John Howard Reid
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Michaela Morris is the general manager of a Country Club in a leading city, Jarrico Junction, in the South. The Club is staging an important Golf Tournament, but Michaela is under pressure not only... More > from a rival attraction that is being staged at the ball park, but from illegal campers who have erected their tents on a small but vital part of the course. So she befriends the newly elected District Attorney. He is under other pressures, particularly from the city's leading citizen, a highly eccentric and somewhat recluse multimillionaire, who insists that visitors remove their shoes before coming into his presence. The millionaire's first wife died under mysterious circumstances while he himself was abroad. His new wife is frightened to death of him. His name is Newman Nesdorf, but he bears two nicknames: Next-Door Nesdorf and Whiplash Nesdorf. In fact, as our heroine, Michaela Morris, comments at one stage, Nesdorf is not content unless he has two of everything: two wives, two nicknames, two bodyguards, two...< Less
Merryll Manning Is Dead Lucky By John Howard Reid
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Merryll Manning tackles a killer in Hollywood in this acclaimed novel that has never before been published in America, even though the rights were purchased by a leading New York publisher for no... More > less than $10,000. These rights expired in 2014. Now you can finally read the book that was thought to offer far too much competition to a leading publisher's list of mystery and detective novels, and was therefore purchased so that it could be suppressed! If you enjoy a stylish, fast-paced murder mystery, chock-full of believable yet fascinating characters, you'll love "Merryll Manning Is Dead Lucky". As the reviewer for "The Times" commented on June 22, 1990, when this hardcover/paperback book was originally published in England, Ireland, Australia, South Africa, India and New Zealand: "One of this country's foremost mystery-thriller writers, John Howard Reid succeeds any attempts by the reader to guess the outcome of DEAD LUCKY."< Less
Merryll Manning: A Brush with Death By John Howard Reid
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"A Brush with Death" takes former police detective, Merryll Manning, from his usual haunts in Miami, Florida, to "Allmiston", a leading city in Colorado, where Manning obtains a... More > job with Security at the city's Art Gallery for the duration of a Rembrandt Exhibition. A leading art thief, self-styled Rob Roy, threatens to steal at least one of the Rembrandts. Presumably, he is already employed at the Gallery. But who is he? Or she? Other factions are also at work. Manning and other members of the staff are threatened. A security guard is killed, a religious bigot goes on the rampage, and the skirt-chasing Manning ends up in court! This is the first USA and Canadian printing of a book originally published in Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, India and South Africa in 1999. "Reid's plots are cleverly constructed and he provides a colorful parade of characters." (Sunday Mail). "Totally fascinating!" (Sunday Telegraph). "Reid successfully foils any attempts to guess the outcome of the plot." (The Times).< Less