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Affliction

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Perennial: 1990

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: SCW01648

ISBN: 0060920076

Condition: Very Good


BX1 - A later printing trade paperbck book SIGNED by author in very good condition that has laminated cover, some bumped corners and stains, significant tanning and light shelf wear . A novel about a man who is a well digger and a policeman in a bleak New Hampshire town. He is a former high school star gone to beer fat & is a loner with a mean streak. He is portrayed as a blue-collar American Everyman who is afflicted by the dark secret of the macho tradition. This is the basis for the notable film of the same name staring Nick Nolte, Sissy Spacek, James Coburn & Willem Dafoe. This is a movie ... View more info

Mister Johnson

By: Cary, Joyce

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia, USA, Time-Life Books, Inc.: 1981

Book ID: SCW06763

Condition: Very Good


BX1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some light creasing on the spine. The story of an unusal African native set in colonial Nigeria in the early 1930s. The main character sees himself as an enthusiast for Empire and a champion of progress and civilisation. He is despised by his European boss, as a member of an inferior race. Johnson's life. The book tells of his attempt to to become more English than the English, contrasting the two extremes of superiority and degradation. This book is the basis ... View more info

The Run of the Country : A Novel

By: Connaughton, Shane

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Picador USA: 1995

Book ID: SCW04089

ISBN: 0312135998

Condition: Very Good


BE5 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A coming-of-age story of a boy in a land of tragic politics. The story is set on the border of Ireland and Northern Ireland. He runs away from home to escape the stern discipline of his father, a police sergeant who patrols the volatile borderland between Protestant and Catholic counties. The young man roams the countryside by bicycle with a friend leading to smuggling goods across the border. He meets a girl and his life changes as he begins t... View more info

The Run of the Country

By: Connaughton, Shane

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, St. Martin's Press: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW06440

ISBN: 0312070772

Condition: Very Good


BE5 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus there are the usual library stamps, labels, and pocket on the top and bottom outside paper edges, half-title page, title page, last page, and back endpaper plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve plus the endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. A coming-of-age story of a boy in a lnad of tragic politics. The story is set on the border of Ireland and Northern ... View more info

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The Hours

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Picador USA: 2000

Book ID: SCW05620

ISBN: 0312243022

Condition: Very Good


CG4 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has light discoloration and shelf wear. A novel in the form of the intertwined stories of three women separated in time and place. One lives in New York and begins planning a party to honor a belove friend, another is a 1950s Los Angeles suburban housewife who is beginning to feel the constraints of a perfect family and home, and Virginia Woolf, recuperating with her husband in a London suburb, and beginnint ot write "Mrs. Dalloway." This book is the basis for the movie of the same name. This book is a winner of the Pulitzer Priz... View more info

A Room With a View and Howards End and Maurice

By: Forster, E. M.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Quality Paperback Book Club: 1971

Book ID: SCW03784

Condition: Good


BE5 - A trade paperback book in good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated green wraps with minor overall wear plus some creasing on the back cover at the bottom left corner plus a small (about 0.5") closed tear on the front at the bottom left corner plus a crease along the spine on the front plus some light creasing of the spine plus some very light soiling on the outside paper edges. A collection, in one volume, of 3 of the author's best known novels and, coincidentally, these have all been made into notable films. "Room With a View" is about a beautiful you... View more info

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend

By: Hillenbrand, Laura

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A., Ballantine Books: 2002

Book ID: SCW12518

ISBN: 0449005615

Condition: Very Good


BE6 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear. A book about the racehorse Seabiscuit and how it came to be a cultural icon in America during the Great Depression. The author also weaves into the history of this horse, the biographies of the three men whose lives were intimately tied to the animal's success: Charles Howard, Red Pollard, and Tom Smith. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Acknowledgments, endnotes, indexed, 401p. View more info

Square Dance

By: Hines, Alan

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW01085

ISBN: 0060152974

Condition: Very Good


BF6 - A hard cover first edition book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in light brown paper covered boards quarter bound in olive cloth with gold lettering on the spine with noticable foxing on the top and right outside paper edges. The dust jacket is in very good+ condition with very minor overall shelf wear and a slight yellowing along the top inside top and bottom edges. The book is set in rural Texas in the early 1950s and is about a young girl's coming of age and her cantankerous grandfather's letting go of the past. The source for a poignant flick that brought Winona R... View more info

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Smilla's Sense of Snow

By: Hoeg, Peter

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Delta/Dell Publishing: 1995

Book ID: SCW01297

ISBN: 0385315147

Condition: Very Good


BF5 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only minor overall shelf wear with minor creasing of the front cover at the top & bottom right corners. A six-year-old boy fell to his death from the top of his apartment building. The police pronounce it an accident but the main character knows that her young neighbor did not fall on his own. He was a Greenlander like herself & the trail she follows leads back to Greenland. Translated from the Danish by Tina Nunnally. By the author of "Borderliners," "The Woman and the Ape," and... View more info

Cracker: One Day a Lemming Will Fly

By: Holliday, Liz

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Saint Martin's Press, LLC: 1998

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW05265

ISBN: 0312180721

Condition: Good


CB4 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf wear plus there is the usual library label on the dedication page plus the front endpaper has been removed as part of the library's withdrawal process plus the dust jacket endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. The dust jacket shows no visible signs of wear plus it is still in the original library mylar sleeve plus there is the usual library label on the spine plus the endflaps are glued down to the inside surfaces of the boards. A novel based on the Edgar Award-winning A&E/Granada series. View more info

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Schindler's List

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks: 1993

Book ID: SCW01759

ISBN: 0671880314

Condition: Very Good


BE5 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear. A novelization of the story of Oskar Schindler, a German war profiteer and prison camp Direktor, and the Jews he saved from the Nazi death camps. This is the story of one of the Righteous and it shows how the horrors of overwhelming force can still be overcome by an individual. The basis for the Steven Spielberg film of the same name. 398p. View more info

Where the Heart Is

By: Letts, Billie

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Warner Books, Incorporated: 1998

Book ID: SCW02908

ISBN: 0446672211

Condition: Very Good


BI2 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor overall shelf wear. A story about a 17 year old who is 7 months pregnant who finds herself abandonded by her boyfriend at a Wal-Mart in Sequoyah, Oklahoma. There she is befreinded by a group of down-to-earth, deeply caring people who, by loving her more than she loves herself, help her to turn her life around. This is a movie tie-in edition. By the author of "The Honk and Holler Opening Soon." 376p. View more info

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The Big Heat

By: McGivern, William P.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster Ltd.: 1988

Book ID: SCW03186

ISBN: 0671652702

Condition: Very Good


BZ1 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has some bumped corners, wrinkling, chipping and crease, some stains and scratches, tanning and light shelf wear. A story about one honest cop against a corrupt city. It is set in Philadelphia and the main character is told to lay off the suicide of another cop. He turns in his badge and begins a search for the truth and with the help of a B-girl discovers a story of murder and corruption that would blow the city's underworld sky high. This is a reprint of the original 1953 edition. 7.75"x5", 183 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

The Last Picture Show

By: McMurtry, Larry and Diana Ossana

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Plume/Penguin Books: 1979

Book ID: SCW00679

ISBN: 014005183X

Condition: Very Good


BW2 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A clean, sound copy in color wraps with very minor overall wear plus some dogearing of page 181. A drama of small west Texas town life in the early 1950s. A fine book and a incredibly complete picture of the restless boredom of growing up there. One of McMurtry's finest. The basis for the movie of the same name. 220p. View more info

The Statement

By: Moore, Brian

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Dutton/Penguin Books: 1996

Book ID: SCW01039

ISBN: 0525941282

Condition: Very Good


BG1 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with only very minor overall shelf wear. The main character had lived in the shadows for 44 years managing to stay in France, his own country, when other Nazi collaborators fled to Argentina or Peru. This novel is based on the life of of Paul Touvier, the only Frenchman to be convicted of war crimes against humanity. This book is the basis form the film by the same name starring Michael Caine. 250p. View more info

A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash

By: Nasar, Sylvia

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks: 2001

Book ID: SCW05439

ISBN: 0743224574

Condition: Very Good


BX6 - A trade paperback book in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with very light overall shelf wear plus there is some very light soiling on the outside paper edges. A biography of a young mathematician who was a legend in mathematics by the age of thirty but then he slipped into madness. With help though he was able to emerge from this ghost-like existence and won a Nobel Prize and world acclaim. This is the basis for the film by the same name. Illustrated with black and white photographs. This book is a winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biogra... View more info

The English Patient

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Random House Audio: 1993

Book ID: EC7072BB

ISBN: 0679429247

Condition: As New


M4 - 2 as new cassettes in a very good cover/case that is still in shrink wrap but has the price on the back blackened and a line scratch. Abridgment by Lynn Lauber. Approx. 3 hours. Performed by Michael York. The nurse, Hana, exhausted by death, obsessively tends to her last surviving patient. Caravaggio is... View more info

One True Thing

By: Quindlen, Anna

Price: $1.75

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Delta/Dell Publishing: 1997

Book ID: SCW00613

ISBN: 0385319207

Condition: Very Good


BC6 - Trade paperback in very good condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color wraps with minor shelf wear but also some creasing to the front cover. A successful, ambitious magazine writer leaves her job to return to her hometown to care for her dying mother. The move is made as a way to prove to herself that she has a heart. She discovers a woman within her mother that she had never truly known. Five months later she stands before a grand jury accused of killing her own mother. Basis for the movie of the same name. By the author of "Black and Blue," "Thinking Out Loud," &#... View more info

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

By: Rollins, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC32961BB

ISBN: 0345501284

Condition: Very Good


CI4 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED by auhtor in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. Based on the story by George Lucas and Jeff Nathanson, and the screenplay by David Koepp. 9.5"x6.5", 330 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

By: Rollins, James

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Del Rey: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC34188BB

ISBN: 0345501284

Condition: Very Good


J1 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED by author in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, crease, and a few tear on the edges, dust jacket and book have light discoloration and shelf wear. Based on the story by George Lucas and Jeff Nathanson, and the screenplay by David Koepp. 9.5"x6.5", 330 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info