“A highly readable account of how the lives of
one family that suffered a great tragedy intersected with those of doctors and lawyers...An
important and powerful book.”—Jonathan
Berkley 400 pp. 0-425-16863-8 $13.00
Foreword by Marilyn Ferguson
The seminal work on alienation, creativity,
and the modern mind-set. “An exhaustive,
luminously intelligent study...a real contribution to our understanding of our deepest
Tarcher 312 pp. 0-87477-206-0 $13.95
f TOLKIEN: A Biography
A comprehensive, authoritative, in-depth, and
entertaining biography of one of the greatest
and most influential fantasy authors of modern time.
NAL 304 pp. 0-451-21242-8 $13.95
THE POET AND THE MURDERER
A True Story of Literary Crime
and the Art of Fogery
“Worrall’s dynamic debut profiles master
forger Mark Hofmann....Gripping.”—Kirkus.
“To have crafted a book that manages to connect the poignant solitude of Emily Dickinson
with the bizarre beliefs of the Mormon church,
and by way of tales of bombings, bankruptcy,
and counterfeiting, is the mark of a truly
superb talent.”—Simon Winchester.
Plume 288 pp. 0-452-28402-3 $14.00
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selected from our extensive lists of contemporary fiction and nonfiction titles. These
popular works will be effective both in motivating student reading and in the study of
“Leads readers into a crazy complexity of
money laundering, drug dealing, murder, sex,
violence, hijacking, and undercover work.”—
Library Journal. “Who in heaven’s name needs
‘serious American novelists’ when Dave Barry
is on the job?”—Washington Post.
Berkley 304pp. 0-425-19274-1 $7.99
Also in Berkley: Big Trouble 0-425-17810-2.
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f THE CAT WHO TALKED TURKEY
“Plenty of escapist fun...As cozy as an hour
spent cuddling your favorite cat.”—Publishers
Jove 256 pp. 0-515-13875-4 $6.99
Available January 2005
f THE CAT WHO WENT BANANAS
Putnam 240 pp. 0-399-15224-5 $23.95
Also in Jove: The Cat Who Brought Down the House,
The Cat Who Smelled a Rat, The Cat Who Tailed a Thief,
The Cat Who Could Read Backwards, The Cat Who Came
To Breakfast, The Cat Who Went Into the Closet, The Cat
Who Went up the Creek, The Cat Who Moved a
Mountain, The Cat Who Wasn’t There, The Cat Who
Knew a Cardinal, The Cat Who Knew Shakespeare, The
Cat Who Robbed a Bank, The Cat Who Sang for the Birds,
The Cat Who Saw Stars, The Private Life of the Cat
Who..., Short and Tall Tales, and The Private Life of the
Cat Who.... In all, 29 Lilian Jackson Braun titles are
available in Jove Paperback.
C. J. Box
A Joe Pickett Novel
“Proves that Box is one of the best new voices
in the mystery game. It’s a full-fledged
thriller, Wyoming style.”—Rocky Mountain
News. Chosen as a Runner Up for Booklist’s Top 10
Crime Novels of 2004 .
Berkley 352 pp. 0-425-19595-3 $6.99
f TROPH Y HUN T
Putnam 400 pp. 0-399-15200-8 $24.95
Also in Berkley: Open Season 0-425-18546-X, Savage
f THE TEETH OF THE TIGER
The story features Jack Ryan’s son, also known
as Jack, who along with his two cousins is
recruited by a privately funded vigilante
organization that aims to strike at America’s
enemies. “Clancy has passed the torch to a
new generation.”—St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Berkley 496 pp. 0-425-19740-9 $7.99
Also in Berkley: Air Command, The Bear and the
Dragon, Cardinal of the Kremlin, Clear and Present
Danger, Debt of Honor, Executive Orders, The Hunt for
Red October, Patriot Games, Rainbow Six, Red Rabbit,
Red Storm Rising, Shadow Warrior, The Sum of All
Fears, The Bear and the Dragon, Without Remorse and
The Tom Clancy Companion.
f KILLING RAVEN
“Coel’s ninth superbly crafted outing for
Father John O’Malley and Arapaho attorney
Vicky Holden opens with the discovery of a
dead body on the Wind River Reservation....
Coel keeps her readers sweating, guessing
and turning the pages.”—Publishers Weekly
Berkley 304 pp. 0-425-19750-6 $6.99
f WIFE OF MOON
Berkley 288 pp. 0-425-19814-6 $22.95
Also in Berkley: The Dream Stalker; The Ghost Walker;
The Eagle Catcher; Killing Raven 0-425-19261-X,
The Spirit Woman; The Shadow Dancer, 0-425-19127-3;
The Storyteller, and The Thunder Keeper 0-425-18578-8.
“Takes readers to the edge with this action-packed chilling medical thriller...Seizure is
Robin Cook at his very best.”—Midwest Book
Review. A stem cell researcher crosses paths
with a senator with Parkinson’s disease.
Berkley 448pp. 0-425-19794-8 $7.99
Also in Berkley: Abduction 0-425-17736-X, Blindsight
0-425-13619-1, Coma 0-451-20739-4, Contagion 0-425-
15594-3, Harmful Intent 0-425-12546-7, Invasion
0-425-15540-4, Outbreak 0-425-10687-X, Shock 0-425-
18286-X, Terminal 0-425-15506-4, Toxin 0-425-16661-9,
f BLO W FLY
A Scarpetta Novel
“A grisly fast-paced thriller...utterly chilling.”
—Entertainment Weekly. Dr. Kay Scarpetta has
left Virginia in quest of peace but instead finds
herself drawn into baffling, horrific murders
in Florida. There she becomes entangled in an
international conspiracy that confronts her
with the shock of her life.
Berkley 480pp. 0-425-19873-1 $7.99
Also in Berkley: Black Notice, The Body Farm, Cause of
Death, From Potter’s Field, Hornet’s Nest, Isle of Dogs,
The Last Precinct, Point of Origin, Portrait of a Killer,
Southern Cross, Trace, and Unnatural Exposure.
Forced to resign from the police in disgrace,
Toni Gallo is now in charge of guarding the
latest drug of a medical research firm. But soon
a canister of deadly virus turns up missing,
and a lab tech turns up bleeding from the eyes.
Dutton 400 pp. 0-525-94843-0 $26.95
Also in Signet: Code to Zero, Eye of the Needle, Hornet
Flight, Jackdaws, The Key to Rebecca, Lie Down with the
Lions, The Man From St. Petersburg, The Modigliani
Scandal, Night Over Water, Pillars of the Earth, On
Wings of Eagles, Paper Money, and Triple.
“Francis knows horses, but in this deeply satisfying novel of intrigue, he shows that he
also has a handle on architecture, construction, even crowd control....Francis’s deft
plotting and sharp characterization are, as
usual, on the mark.”—Publishers Weekly.
Jove 352 pp. 0-425-19938-X $7.99
Also in Jove: 10 lb Penalty, Bolt, Break In, Dead Cert,
Edge, Enquiry, Field of Thirteen, Flying Finish, Forfeit,
For Kicks, Odds Against, Reflex, Shattered, Whip Hard,
and many more.
f THE HUNTER’S TALE
A Dame Frevisse Medieval Mystery
“Another outstanding historical amateur
sleuth tale.”—Midwest Book Review. 336 pp.
Berkley Prime Crime 0-425-19942-8 $6.99
f A PLAY OF ISAAC
A popular character from the author’s Dame
Frevisse novels, the traveling player Joliffe,
takes center stage as a sleuth in the first mystery of a new series. 320 pp.
Berkley Prime Crime 0-425-19751-4 $6.50
Also in Berkley: The Bastard’s Tale 0-425-19329-2, The
Boy’s Tale, The Bishop’s Tale, The Clerk’s Tale, The
Maiden’s Tale, The Murder’s Tale, Outlaw’s Tale, The
Prioress’s Tale, The Squire’s Tale, and The Widow’s Tale.
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