"It was a hot afternoon and I can still remember the
smell of honeysuckle all along that street. How can
I have known that murder can sometimes smell like
SCENE OF THE CRIME®
Specializing in the Literature of
Mystery ~ Detection ~ Related Genres
Rare ~ Elusive
Collectibles ~ Ephemera
Welcome to SCENE OF THE CRIME®, an established tradition since 1975. We offer a fine selection of new and used, rare and elusive, first editions and limited editions, hardcovers and paperbacks, fiction and non-fiction, including true crime and critical studies. And what a sweet experience as you discover our glorious collection of books on travel, needlework and cooking. Soon to be added is our magnificent array of collectibles and ephemera.
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