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Books published by publisher G.K. Hall

  • Andrew Jackson and the Search for Vindication by James C. Curtis

    James C. Curtis

    Hardcover (G K Hall, Feb. 27, 1857)
  • The deep blue good-by

    John D MacDonald

    Hardcover (G.K. Hall, March 15, 1984)
    Travis McGee is a self-described beach bum who won his houseboat in a card game. He’s also a knight-errant who’s wary of credit cards, retirement benefits, political parties, mortgages, and television. He only works when his cash runs out, and his rule is simple: he’ll help you find whatever was taken from you, as long as he can keep half.“The Travis McGee novels are among the finest works of fiction ever penned by an American author.” —Jonathan KellermanMcGee isn’t particularly strapped for cash, but how can anyone say no to Cathy, a sweet backwoods girl who’s been tortured repeatedly by her manipulative ex-boyfriend Junior Allen? What Travis isn’t anticipating is just how many women Junior has torn apart and left in his wake. Enter Junior’s latest victim, Lois Atkinson.Frail and broken, Lois can barely get out of bed when Travis finds her, let alone keep herself alive. But Travis turns into Mother McGee, giving Lois new life as he looks for the ruthless man who steals women’s spirits and livelihoods. But he can’t guess how violent his quest is soon to become. He’ll learn the hard way that there must be casualties in this game of cat and mouse.“John D. MacDonald is a shining example for all of us in the field. Talk about the best.” —Mary Higgins Clark
  • My Great, Wide, Beautiful World

    Juanita Harrison, Adele Logan Alexander

    Hardcover (G K Hall, Dec. 1, 1996)
    A travel memoir by an African-American woman who lived in or visited 22 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Polynesia in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Her uncorrected prose reveals delight and wonder in every new experience, and an insatiable thirst for adventure and freedom. No index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
  • Murder by the Book

    Rex Stout

    Hardcover (G K Hall & Co, March 15, 1996)
    Nero Wolfe, the epicurean detective, and his wry and irreverent legman, Archie, team up again to discover why a law office clerk has been murdered for the unlikely offense of submitting a manuscript for publication. With a cryptic quotation from the Bible and a list of names in the dead clerk's pocket as the only clues, Wolfe and Archie take the murderous manuscript to task. "Odd and intriguing. . . . Wolfe and Archie are both in top form." - The New York Times
  • Weep No More, My Lady

    Mary Higgins Clark

    Hardcover (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 1988)
    At a glamorous spa, beautiful young Elizabeth Longe tries to discover the mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of her beloved sister, Leila LaSalle, a successful actress, and finds her life in danger
  • The History of Dada: The Eastern Dada Orbit: Russia, Georgia, Ukraine, Central Europe, and Japan

    Stephen C. Foster, Toshiharu Omuka

    Hardcover (G K Hall, June 1, 1998)
    Eastern Dada Orbit is composed of two distinct parts and describes two largely unexplored aspects of Dada. The first, Dada in Central and Eastern Europe (including the former Soviet Union), edited by Gerald Janecek, was a previously closed field that scholars have since discovered reveals the significant influence of Dada on the region. The second part of this volume, Tada=Dada (Devotedly Dada) for the Stage: The Japanese Dada Movement 1920-1925, focuses upon the equally under researched area of Dada in Japan. Toshiharu Omuka traces the particular place of Dada within the dynamic development of Japanese modernism.
  • Where the Heart Is

    Billie Letts

    Hardcover (G K Hall & Co, Nov. 1, 1995)
    Pregnant, overweight, and convinced about her inherent bad luck, Novalee Nation hopes for a new life in a new state with her boyfriend but is dumped along the way in Oklahoma, where she finds her spirit renewed
  • Embraced by the Light

    Betty J. Eadie

    Hardcover (G K Hall & Co, March 15, 1993)
    Book by Betty J. Eadie
  • If only they could talk

    James Herriot

    Paperback (G. K. Hall, Jan. 1, 1977)
    Book by Herriot, James
  • Tortilla Flat

    John Steinbeck

    Hardcover (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 1994)
  • Bugles in the afternoon

    Ernest Haycox

    Hardcover (G. K. Hall, March 15, 1981)
    Book by Haycox, Ernest
  • The Curse Of The Pharaohs

    Elizabeth Peters

    Hardcover (G.K. Hall, Jan. 1, 1981)