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Rules of Prey

(1989)
(The first book in the Lucas Davenport series)
A novel by

 
 
Louis "Maddog" Vullion is a young attorney . . . and a murderer. He kills for the sheer contest, playing an elaborate game for which he has written terrifying rules. Police Lt. Lucas Davenport, a brilliant games inventor, is going to have to outmaneuver the killer's clever plan--to beat the mad dog at his own deadly craft.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"So chilling that you're almost afraid to turn the pages." - Carl Hiaasen

"It's a big suspenseful read and I loved every minute of it." - Stephen King

"A cop and a killer you will remember for a long, long time." - Robert B Parker


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Used availability for John Sandford's Rules of Prey

Hardback Editions

August 2005 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport Mysteries (Prebound))
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 1-4177-3178-8 / 978-1-4177-3178-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


October 1997 : USA Hardback
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Title: PT2 Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-399-13635-5 / 978-0-399-13635-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Putnam Adult
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April 1990 : UK Hardback
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-246-13607-3 / 978-0-246-13607-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Grafton
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April 1990 : USA Library Binding

Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 1-4176-4822-8 / 978-1-4176-4822-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bt Bound
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July 1989 : USA Hardback
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-399-13465-4 / 978-0-399-13465-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons
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Paperback Editions

June 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey (A Prey Novel)
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-525-54251-5 / 978-0-525-54251-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
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November 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport 1)
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 1-4711-7903-6 / 978-1-4711-7903-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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August 2005 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport, No. 1)
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-425-20581-9 / 978-0-425-20581-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
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August 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-425-19519-8 / 978-0-425-19519-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley Trade
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April 1990 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-425-12163-1 / 978-0-425-12163-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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1991 : UK Paperback
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 0-586-20880-1 / 978-0-586-20880-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Audio Editions

November 2012 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 1-4712-1881-3 / 978-1-4712-1881-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


November 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Rules of Prey: A Lucas Davenport Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon   


November 2012 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Rules of Prey: A Lucas Davenport Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon AU   


November 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Rules of Prey: A Lucas Davenport Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


January 2006 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Rules of Prey: A Lucas Davenport Novel
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   


January 2006 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Rules of Prey: A Lucas Davenport Novel
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon CA   


October 2005 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport Mysteries)
Author(s): John Sandford
ISBN: 1-4193-6363-8 / 978-1-4193-6363-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

November 2018 : Australia Kindle edition
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Title: Rules of Prey
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
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November 2018 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Rules of Prey (Lucas Davenport 1)
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Availability: Amazon UK   


April 1990 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Rules of Prey (The Prey Series Book 1)
Author(s): John Sandford
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA