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Die A Little

By: Abbott, Megan E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: ec50408

ISBN: 0743261704

Condition: Very Good


AY4 - A first edition (complete numberline) hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket has some wrinkling, chipping, crease a few tiny tear on the edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners and dents, some stains on the page edges, tanning, and light shelf wear. Steeped in atmospheric suspense and voyeuristic appeal, Die a Little shines as a dark star among Hollywood lights. 8.75"x5.75", 241 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Denial

By: Ablow, Keith R.

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Pantheon Books: 1997

Book ID: SW354BB

Condition: Very Good


BP4 - Book hs chipping and wear on some edges, sides, and corners, cocked, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. A stunning psychological thriller that announces the arrival of a masterful new writer. View more info

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Cutting for Stone

By: Abraham Verghese

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2009

Book ID: ec51859

ISBN: 0375414495

Condition: Very Good


CD3 - An advance reader's edition paperback book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling and crease on the front top and first few pages, light discoloration and shelf wear. A stunning fiction debut; an epic story of love, country, and medicine; by the acclaimed NBCC finalist; and beloved author of My Own Country. 9.5"x6.5", 533 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Discipline

By: Ahlgren, Paco

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, Greenleaf Book Group Press, LP: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC40392BB

ISBN: 0979084202

Condition: Very Good


CM1 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED by author with "Experience is everything..." written in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling and crease on the edges and corners, some scuffing on the front, half inch tear on the bottom right corner of the back inside flap, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners, some scuffing and ligth stains on the page edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. If you caught a glimpse of your own death, would the knowledge change the way you live the rest of your life? 9.... View more info

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Thyme of Death

By: Albert, Susan Wittig

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC36308BB

ISBN: 0684195224

Condition: Very Good


BI2 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED by author in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has an inch tear on the front bottom right corner, wrinkling, chipping, and some tears on the edges, corners, and sides, fading on the spine and sides near it, light scratches and rubbing, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has water soiled patch on the bottom of a few inside pages, some light stains on the page edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. A mystery introducing China Bayles. 9.5"x6.5", 260 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 1998

Edition: 13th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC4953BB

ISBN: 1400034779

Condition: Very Good


AT5 - A 13th printing paperback book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition that has some bumped corners and crease, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise. National Bestseller. First novel in Alexander McCall Smith's widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. 8"x5.25", 235 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. R. Alexander "Sandy" McCall Smith is a British-Zimbabwean writer and Emeritus Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh. In the late 20th century, McCall Smith became a respected expert on medical law and bioethics and se... View more info

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The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

By: Alexander McCall Smith

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, Anchor Books: 1998

Edition: 10th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC6906BB

ISBN: 1400034779

Condition: Very Good


L6 - A 10th printing paperback book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition that is lightly cocked, some bumped corners and crease, some rubbing, light discoloration and shelf wear. National Bestseller. First novel in Alexander McCall Smith's widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series. 8"x5.25", 235 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. R. Alexander "Sandy" McCall Smith is a British-Zimbabwean writer and Emeritus Professor of Medical Law at the University of Edinburgh. In the late 20th century, McCall Smith became a respected expert on medical law a... View more info

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Blanco

By: Allen Wier

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana State University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC9473BB

ISBN: 0807104736

Condition: Very Good


AQ2 - A first edition (no additional printings) hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has price clipped, some wrinkling, chipping, crease and tears the edges and corners, some scattered scratches and stains, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners and cover edgewear, foxing on the page edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. In the title for this, his first novel, Allen Wier names both the place-a small town in the Texas hill country, circa 1959-and the condition of the quietly de... View more info

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Blanco

By: Allen Wier

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Louisiana State University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC9474BB

ISBN: 0807104736

Condition: Very Good


AQ2 - A first edition (no additional printings) hardcover book SIGNED by author ont he title page in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has price clipped, some wrinkling, chipping, crease and few tears the edges and corners, some scattered scratches, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has some light foxing on the page edges, light discoloration and shelf wear. In the title for this, his first novel, Allen Wier names both the place-a small town in the Texas hill country, circa 1959-and the condition of the quietly desperate daily lives of his vividly r... View more info

The Green Suit

By: Allen, Dwight

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, U.S.A., Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 2000

Book ID: SCW05331

Condition: Very Good


CG4 - A trade paperback advance reading copy (ARC)/advance uncorrected proof first edition book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in white and black wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. The main character is a self-absorbed, would-be writer who is wandering to New York, back home to Kentucky, to Wisonsin, and to somewhere in the Pacific Northwest, where his unlucky sister waits to be saved. This is the author's first novel. 274p. View more info

The Monster Squad

By: Angus, John

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC6268BB

ISBN: 0312113196

Condition: Very Good


K4 - First Edition. DJ is mylar protected. DJ has small open tear/chip on the bottom of the front fixed endpaper, some light wrinkling and crease on the corners, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has remainder mark on the bottom and light shelf wear otherwise fine. Caitlin O'Neil is a smart, tough Los Angeles vice cop-or at least she was until she broke her captain's jaw while rejecting his less-than-welcome sexual advances. Suddenly... View more info

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Exit A

By: Anthony Swofford

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 2007

Book ID: ec45961

ISBN: 074327038X

Condition: Very Good


J4 - An advance reader's edition paperback book in very good condition that has light tanning and shelf wear. Anthony Swofford follows his international bestseller Jarhead with an unforgettable first novel. 9"x6", 287 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Once Removed

By: Applefield, David

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Oakville, ON, Canada, Mosaic Press/International Publishers, Incorporated: 1996

Book ID: SCW05241

ISBN: 0889626227

Condition: Good


BC5 - A tight, clean, sound copy in plastic black and white photo illustrated black and white paper covered boards with very minor overall shelf wear plus there are the usual library stamps and label on the spine, inside surface of the front board, and dedication page plus the book is slightly shelf cocked. This is a trade paperback book that has been library rebound into a hard cover book. A novel about a man in an intensive care unit of a prestigious American heart clinic. He is reliving his experiences in 1930s and 1940s Poland. He relives his and his 11 year old daughter's survival of a Po... View more info

Daughters of Memory

By: Arnold, Janis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC19802BB

ISBN: 0945575688

Condition: Very Good


CJ5 - Dust jacket mylar protected and has very light shelf wear. Book has remainder mark on the bottom. This is the author's first novel. View more info

Daughters of Memory

By: Arnold, Janis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC23600BB

ISBN: 0945575688

Condition: Very Good


E4 - A first edition hardcover book signed by the author in near fine condition in near fine dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has remainder mark on the bottom, dust jacket and have light shelf wear. Includes a laid in typed written letter that was signed by the author. This is the author's first novel. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Behind the Scenes at the Museum

By: Atkinson, Kate

Price: $105.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1996

Edition: First US Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC37168BB

ISBN: 0312139284

Condition: Very Good


CB4 - A first US edition first printing hardcover book SIGNED by author on the title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Book has previous owner's name stamped on the bottom page edges, dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. Startling in its imagination and insights, Kate Atkinson's debut displays an impressive flair for language, and a deeply affecting understanding of the shared secrets, hopes, and failures that united every family. 8.5"x5.75", 332 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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My Brother's Keeper

By: Attole, Mary Bertha

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, AuthorHouse: 2001

Book ID: EC11087BB

ISBN: 0759634068

Condition: Very Good


CA5 - Book has lightly curled cover and light shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

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Remains Silent

By: Baden, Michael & Kenney, Linda

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC10055BB

ISBN: 1400044197

Condition: Very Good


BO6 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling and crease on the edges and corners, some light scratches, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has very light shelf wear otherwise fine. Book was signed by both authors and inscribed to previous owner "To Roger - Virginia tells me that you have great DNA!! Merry Christmas" on the title page.A chilling debut that introduces a major new voice in crime fiction. View more info

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Mortal

By: Badenoch, Andrea

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1998

Edition: First UK Edition

Book ID: EC21721BB

ISBN: 033373100X

Condition: Very Good


BS5 - A first uk edition hardcover book in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have discoloration (browning) and light shelf wear. View more info

Bunker 13

By: Bahal, Aniruddha

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC9677BB

ISBN: 0374117306

Condition: Very Good


AR4 - DJ has wrinkling on some edges and corners and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has crease on a couple of pages and light shelf wear otherwise very good. Bunker 13 is an insider's take on wartime corruption-and world-class suspense of an entirely new kind. View more info