Grandpa and the Girls

PERMA 4214 1961

A delightful novel about an innocent old scholar and a group of girls engaged in the oldest profession in the world


Hill Girl

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Gold Medal #141 1951

Angelina was born to trouble… and most of it was men

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One For The Road (Bantam)

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Murder, adultery and hidden lust — the story of a beautiful girl who knew too much about the wrong men

Corgi Books’ printing of this book can be seen here.


Terror Comes Creeping (1959)

Terror Comes Creeping Signet Book 1750 (1959)

The beautiful brunette’s mother had made her a millionaire… now her father wanted to make her a corpse.


Way Of A Wanton (1964)

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“There was a fire in her eyes that was scorching me — me, Shell Scott, the private eye who couldn’t tell whether a dame wanted to kiss me, or kill me!”

From the back:

No matter how you look at it, 36-22-35 are magic numbers. They have a real message for me. I’m Shell Scott, the private eye, and I’m very good at figures. You might say I follow them very carefully. I’ve been following this one figure for several days and learned her name is Sherry. She looks as though she were designed by a sex fiend, and I hated to think she was mixed up in murder. It almost made me crawl back into my Shell. But somebody was planning to send me to my friendly neighborhood mortician and I had to find out who — or die trying.

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Assignment Helene

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She looked soft, helpless and desirable, but Sam Durell knew she was more deadly than an assassin’s bullet

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Strip For Murder

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Shell Scott grinned: “I want the facts, ma’am. Just the bare facts.”

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The Wayward Wahine (1960)


The seductive rhythm of a Hawaiian girl’s primitive hula dance lures Danny Boyd into the arms… of a killer


Assignment: Carlotta Cortez

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Gold Medal #21692, 1966

She offered her beautiful body as the bribe for Sam Durell’s silence.

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