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  • ELSEWHERE. by Zevin, Gabrielle.
    Zevin, Gabrielle.
    ELSEWHERE.

    Edition: Later printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2005) dj. Hardcover - An offbeat answer to "where do we go when we die?" When 15 year old Gabrielle is killed in a hit and run accident, she finds herself in 'Elsewhere' which is a lot like earth, only better, except that instead of getting older, you get younger every day.275 pp. ISBN: 0-374-320918.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62556
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  • BRIDGE OF CLAY. by Zusak, Markus.
    Zusak, Markus.
    BRIDGE OF CLAY.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2018. dj. Hardcover first edition - Highly praised novel by the author of 'The Book Thief,' the story of five brothers "who bring each other up in a world run by their own rules. As the Dunbar boys love and fight and learn to reckon with the adult world, they discover the moving secret behind their fatherÕs disappearance." 534 pp. ISBN: 978-1984830159.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (as new, but with a minor binding flaw to rear pastedown)

    Book ID: 79317
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  • FIGHTING RUBEN WOLFE. by Zusak, Markus.
    Zusak, Markus.
    FIGHTING RUBEN WOLFE.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Scholastic, (2001.). First edition - Prize-winning Australian author's 2nd book, the story of two brothers who sign up with a sleazy boxing promoter, in an attempt to earn money to help their family. In an interview discussing this book, Zusak talked about what he hoped readers would notice in the book: "the themes of fighting for your own dignity when it seems to be stripped from you everywhere you go, longing to make yourself into something, as well as the themes of love (no matter how little it is shown) and loyalty. But I also hope that people notice the style of my writing --- the different imagery I use and the shortness of it. I'm most…

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    New York: Scholastic, (2001.). First edition - Prize-winning Australian author's 2nd book, the story of two brothers who sign up with a sleazy boxing promoter, in an attempt to earn money to help their family. In an interview discussing this book, Zusak talked about what he hoped readers would notice in the book: "the themes of fighting for your own dignity when it seems to be stripped from you everywhere you go, longing to make yourself into something, as well as the themes of love (no matter how little it is shown) and loyalty. But I also hope that people notice the style of my writing --- the different imagery I use and the shortness of it. I'm most attracted to writing that can describe something without detail --- where few words can have a lot of impact. Last of all, I hope people can feel the combination of humor and struggle." Zusak is also the author of the highly acclaimed young adult novel, 'The Book Thief.' 217 pp.

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    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers. An uncommon advance issue.

    Book ID: 46430
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