The Mysterious Bookshop

Jaediker, Hero's Lust/Walker, The Man I Killed/Lipman, House of Evil

The three books in this collection represent some of the hidden treasures of the Lion Books line, from the social drama of Hero's Lust by newspaperman Kermit Jaediker, th the hard-hitting crime thriller, The Man I Killed by Shel Walker, to the weird psycho-killer mystery, House of Evil by the husband-wife writing team of Clayre and Michel Lipman.

Three noir crime novels from the early 1950s - the golden age of the paperback!


We are devoted to all things mysterious, from hard-boiled hardcovers to pulpy paperbacks, suspected signings and whispers around town.

Located at 58 Warren St in New York City, we are open Monday-Saturday from 11am-7pm. 212.587.1011

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