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  • DEATH FROM THE SNOWS. by Aubert, Brigitte.
    Aubert, Brigitte.
    DEATH FROM THE SNOWS.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Welcome Rain Publishers, (2001). SIGNED first edition - The authpr's second crime novel - her first won the 1997 Grand Prix de Litterature Policiere, the equivalent of the Edgar Allan Poe Award - once again featuring Elise Andrioli who was left blind, mute, and quadriplegic after a terrorist bomb explosion in Northern Ireland that killed her fiance. and told in the first person. Now, after several surgeries, which have only restored some movement in her left arm, she is leaving for Switzerland to stay at her uncle's chalet in a small ski town. SIGNED on the title page with the words "Bien Cordialement." Translated from the French by David L. Koral. 248 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed cream wrappers with a black cloth spine.

    Book ID: 84191
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  • THE HOUSE OF THE STAG. by Baker, Kage.
    Baker, Kage.
    THE HOUSE OF THE STAG.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: TOR / Tom Doherty Associates, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - A fantasy novel set in the world of 'The Anvil of the World.' SIGNED on title page and dated 6/1/08 before publication . 350 pp. Nominated for the World Fantasy award for best novel.

    Condition: Fine in plain printed white wrappers (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 55646
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  • FURIOUS GULF by Benford, Gregory
    Benford, Gregory
    FURIOUS GULF

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Bantam, (1994.). SIGNED first edition - Nebula award winning writer, physicist and astronomer, Benford is best known for his ability to combine hard science and speculation with fully realized characters. This is the tale of 'Argo' hurtling through space with the remnants of humanity from the planet Snowglade. SIGNED on the title page. 290 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in printed red wrappers (a bit of rubbing to the covers.) An uncommon advance issue, and especially so signed.

    Book ID: 45076
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  • LEAP YEAR. by Erickson, Steve.
    Erickson, Steve.
    LEAP YEAR.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Poseidon Press, (1989.). First edition - A Political Journey. In 1988, Erickson follows the presidential campaign across the country by train and car in 1988, a trip in which he is joined by "a deathless wanderer named Sally Hemings, who at the age of fifteen in Paris in 1789 chose to remain the slave of Thomas Jefferson, and thus changed the meaning and consequence of America forever." 192 pp.

    Condition: Very good in printed light blue wrappers. (creasing to lower corner, some toning to the pages) A rather uncommon advance issue.

    Book ID: 60975
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  • Frayn, Michael.
    A LANDING ON THE SUN.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Viking, 1992. First edition - Fifth novel by this playwright and 1999 Booker finalist.

    Condition: Fine in printed yellow wrappers (printed from the original English edition.)

    Book ID: 11439
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  • Gallison, Kate
    HASTY RETREAT: A Mother Lavinia Grey Mystery

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Delacorte, 1997. First edition - The fourth in this series of mysteries featuring the Vicar of the "ever embattled St Bede's Episcopal Church" in a small town in New Jersey.

    Condition: Fine in printed yellow wrappers.

    Book ID: 5561
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  • TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories. by Louis, Laura Glen.
    Louis, Laura Glen.
    TALKING IN THE DARK: Stories.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harcourt, (2001). First edition - The author's first book, a collection of eight stories, including two stories -
    "Fur" and "Her Slow and Steady" - which were selected for the Best American Short Stories in 1994 and 1997. In addition, she won the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in 1990 for her first published short story. Born in Macao, she emigrated with her family from Hong Kong at the age of six and now lives in the US. 210 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed yellow wrappers.

    Book ID: 82573
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  • LITTLE BOY BLUES: A Camilla McPhee Mystery. by Maffini, Mary Jane.
    Maffini, Mary Jane.
    LITTLE BOY BLUES: A Camilla McPhee Mystery.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    Toronto: RendezVous Press, (2002). First edition - The third mystery set in Ottawa and featuring Camilla McPhee who runs a law office specializing in justice for victims of violent crimes. 338 pp plus 1 pp ad.

    Condition: Fine in light blue printed wrappers.

    Book ID: 77900
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  • NIAGARA FALLS ALL OVER AGAIN. by McCracken, Elizabeth
    McCracken, Elizabeth
    NIAGARA FALLS ALL OVER AGAIN.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Dial Press, (2001). SIGNED hardcover first edition - Highly praised author's second novel, third book, the story of the 'flawed passionate friendship' between two halves of a comedy team, spanning 30 years from the waning days of vaudeville to the golden age of Hollywood. SIGNED on the title page. 308 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed cream colored wrappers. Full color cover art bound in. Card with compliments of Dial Press laid in.

    Book ID: 81976
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  • THE CROSSING GUARD. by Rabe, David (based on screenplay by Sean Penn)
    Rabe, David (based on screenplay by Sean Penn)
    THE CROSSING GUARD.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Hyperion, 1995. First edition - Novelization by this award winning playwright of the screenplay written by Sean Penn and published in conjunction with the film of the same title, directed by Sean Penn and starring Anjelicka Huston and Jack Nicholson. 310 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in printed wrappers. A rather uncommon advance issue.,

    Book ID: 78280
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  • BARN BLIND. by Smiley, Jane.
    Smiley, Jane.
    BARN BLIND.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harper & Row, (1980). SIGNED first edition - The first novel by this Pulitzer prize winning author, described as a psychological thriller. The story of a woman whose obsession with the horses she raises and the son whom she expects to be an Olympic champion - after all, they are the Karlsons, the most envied family in the county - leads her to be blind to the dangers foreshadowed in this book. SIGNED on the title page. ISBN: 0-449-908747.

    Condition: Very good in printed red wrappers (upper corner slightly bumped) A very uncommon advance issue, especially so signed.

    Book ID: 80803
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  • CONS. by Watts, Timothy.
    Watts, Timothy.
    CONS.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: SOHO Press, (1992). First edition - Uncommon advance issue of this author's first book -set in North Carolina, this is a noir novel about an ex-con trying to go straight. 231 pp.

    Condition: Fine in printed lime green wrappers.

    Book ID: 83429
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  • GOING NATIVE. by Wright, Stephen.
    Wright, Stephen.
    GOING NATIVE.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Delta, (1995.). Advance issue for the trade paperback edition of his third novel, a story of the darkness that is at the heart of the American dream. This novel was praised by Toni Morrison (who called it 'astonishing-brilliantly executed') and by Don DeLillo who said Wright is 'a demon novelist who has written an ambitious American tale of the highway, the motel, and the floating identity. Going Native is strange, dark and funny, a slasher classic.' 305 pp.

    Condition: Very near fine in printed gold wrappers.

    Book ID: 43745
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