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PLAINS OF PASSAGE [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Auel, Jean M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004873


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed and inscribed "To Jan" by Auel on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Page block is square and intact, but shows age and handling-related wear from having been carefully read. Overall, the text block is clean, but not bright. Dust jacket is bright, intact and without the usual sunning along the spine panel common... View more info

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CHILDREN OF THE COMPANY: THE NEW COMPANY NOVEL

By: Baker, Kage

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003619


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The sixth novel in "The Company" series, Baker's innovative time police novels. View more info

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EXULTANT: DESTINY'S CHILDREN BOOK TWO

By: Baxter, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003289


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published in December, 2004.) Faint jacket crinkling at bottom edge of spine panel, else very fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. In 25,000 years, mankind will be involved in a death struggle against the alien Xeelee for control of the galaxy. To win, mankind initiates a selective breeding program to build the ulitmate soldiers for the final victory in battles to be waged at the galaxy's core. The seco... View more info

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CARL'S AFTERNOON IN THE PARK (SIGNED)

By: Day, Alexandra

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003518


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated first edition on copyright page. Color illustrated boards without dustjacket as issued. Signed by Alexandra Day on the front free endpaper with the author's unique dog's paw page stamp. Illustrated in full color by the author. Minor bumping at top and bottom edges of spine with some faint rubbing at tips, else fine copy without any previous owner's marks or inscriptions. (Difficult to find children's books without in... View more info

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A WIZARD ALONE

By: Duane, Diane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004268


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very lightly bumped at tips and head and heel of spine panel with associated jacket crinkling, else a fine copy in near fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. The sixth book in Duan's extremely popular Young Wizards series. Scarce to find this Young Adult title without the usual dedications to children. Award History: 2003 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Young Adu... View more info

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THIEF LORD [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Funke, Cornelia

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicken House Scholastic Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004035


Hardcover first edition, sixth printing. First US edition and first hardcover edition. (Previously published in the UK in trade paperback.) Signed by Funke on the title page. Minor bumping on top and bottom edges of spine panel, else fine copy in fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Funke's first novel to appear in English, and the basis for the not-so-good-but-likable film in 2006. Award History: 2003 Corine Award Winner. View more info

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REBEL OF RHADA [THE]

By: Gilman, Robert Cham (pseud. Alfred Coppel)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004501


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Blue boards with gold lettering. Dark purple rear jacket panel shows some rubbing with some very light crinkling at top and bottom edges of spine panel (normal for a book this age). Previous owner's stamp on half-title page. The page block is bright, square and without stains. A superior copy. A Space-Opera intended for tough, older children, it's a thoughtful wor... View more info

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ROBOT SANTA: THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF SANTA'S TWIN

By: Koontz, Dean

Price: $35.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004244


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with full number line present. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very light jacket crinkling at head of spine panel, else a fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without the usual dedications by previous owners. Illustrated Children's story book by this noted Horror writer. Wonderfully illustrated by Phil Parks. Santa's brother, Bob, constructs an android Santa in rocket sleigh p... View more info

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PIRATICA: BEING A DARING TALE OF A SINGULAR GIRL'S ADVENTURE UPON THE HIGH SEAS

By: Lee, Tanith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hodder Children's Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002489


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US edition was published in September, 2004 by Dutton.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy. Excellent Young Adult novel. "This is a novel about which the reader cannot help but feel an enormous sense of fun and warmth. The author's editorial tongue is firmly in cheek throughout, but its rip-roaring spirited and pleasurable nevertheless. Suitable for... View more info

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MEANEST DOLL IN THE WORLD [THE]

By: Martin, Ann M., Laura Godwin and Brian Selznick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004369


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Top edge of spine panel lightly bumped due to shelving, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Stated first edition with number line complete. (Copies of this title are in their 6th printings, of which this is a 1st printing.) Sequel to The Doll People (2004). Fantastical jacket and interior illustrations by Brian Selznick. Brian Selznick illustrated this children's story and is the ... View more info

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WIND SINGER: BOOK ONE IN THE WIND ON FIRE TRILOGY [THE]

By: Nicholson, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hyperion Books for Children: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004159


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated first edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Young adult fantasy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Jacket and interior illustrations by Peter Sis. Book One in the Wind on Fire Trilogy. Award History: 2001 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Mars Crossing by Geoffrey A. Landis). View more info

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SCARECROW AND HIS SERVANT [THE]

By: Pullman, Philip

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002857


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (The first US was published by Knopf in 2005.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Children's novel, and Pullman's first full-length novel since The Amber Spyglass. Interior and jacket illustrations by Peter Bailey. View more info

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TITAN'S CURSE: PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS BOOK 3

By: Riordan, Rick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Miramax Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004266


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. State First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. The third volume in Riordan's amazing successful and entertaining Percy Jackson series. Light bumping at head and heel of spine panel with associated jacket crinkling. Jacket also shows some shallow folds at top edge. Copy shows light handling from having been read, but read carefully. Still a straight, square copy ... View more info

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HARRY POTTER AND THE HALF-BLOOD PRINCE

By: Rowling, J. K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004261


Hardcover first edition, first printing and First American Edition. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Despite the enormous first print run, this title already appears in Third Printings. This copy is a First Printing without the usual remainder marks. Unusual to find copies in fine condition without previous owner's marks. A wonder ful collector's copy. Award History: 2006 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Young A... View more info

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ELSEWHERE: A BORDERTOWN NOVEL (SIGNED)

By: Shetterly, Wil

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003345


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Shetterly on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Set in the Bordertown universe. A young runaway comes of age among the punk elves and humans living in Bordertown, the rundown city between our world and Faerie. Award History: 1992 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best Fantasy Novel (lost to Beauty by Sherri S. Tepper); 1992 Mythopoeic Fantasy Awa... View more info

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DRAGON CHARMER [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Siegel, Jan (pseud. Amanda Hemingway)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ballantine Del Rey: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002020


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover, first printing and first US edition. (Previously published in the UK by Voyager.) Signed by Siegel on the title page and dated "26.8.2001" the same month as the US publication, making this copy unique. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. The story continues 10 years after the events in Prospero's Children. The Old Spirit is stirring, and seeks... View more info

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NIGHTMARE HOUR: TIME FOR TERROR

By: Stine, R. L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003685


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Tips lightly bumped, else fine copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. Stine's first collection with ten original scary stories for children. Each story is illustrated by a different artist. The contributing artists include: Cliff Nielsen, Edward Koren, Bernie Wrightson, Gary Kelley, Clay ... View more info

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POE'S CHILDREN: A NEW HORROR ANTHOLOGY (SIGNED)

By: Straub, Peter (ed) and Joe Hill

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004755


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by editor Peter Straub on the title page and by contributor Joe Hill (with a doodle of a ghost) at his story "20th Century Ghosts". Original anthology, edited by Peter Straub, featuring 24 horror stories. Light, handling related wear to page block edges, else fine copy in fine jacket. Contributing authors include: Dan Choan, Elizabeth Hand... View more info

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SATURN'S CHILDREN (SIGNED)

By: Stross, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Science Fiction Book Club: 2008

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004017


Book Club Edition and simultaneous with the Ace edition. (Published in July, the same month as the US and UK editions, with the US edition preceding the UK edition by Orbit.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Stross with the very fun inscription "Sproing!" on the title page. Some handling-related edgewear and scuffing on the page block, with some very light creases at the upper edge of jacket, else near fine copy in fine jacket. Full color, wra... View more info

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CHILDREN OF THE SKY

By: Vinge, Vernor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tor: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004443


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. View more info