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  • WAYWARD: Book Two of the Wayward Pines Series. by Crouch, Blake.
    Crouch, Blake.
    WAYWARD: Book Two of the Wayward Pines Series.

    Edition: Trade paperback original.

    Seattle: Thomas & Mercer, (2013). The second book in this thriller series. "Welcome to Wayward Pines, population 461. Nestled amid picture-perfect mountains, the idyllic town is a modern-day Eden - .except for the electrified fence and razor wire, and the relentless surveillance tracking each word and gesture." But Ethan Burke, the new sheriff, has been outside and he knows the horror kept at bay by the fence. 298 pp plus a sneak preview for the next book in the series. ISBN: 978-1477808702.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 78903
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  • FINAL SOLUTION. by Peck, Richard E.
    Peck, Richard E.
    FINAL SOLUTION.

    Edition: First printing.

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1973. dj. Hardcover first edition - The first novel by an author who spent many years in academia, an "amusing but grim tale" set mostly 50 years in the future. "For years universities have been restive sounding boards for those who talk of revolution. . . Robert Kiley, a member of the faculty, seems to endorse the change but his efforts at reform have brought him near death, saved only by a colleagues experimental research in cryogenics. Awakening years in the future, Kiley finds that he is still on the university campus . . in a new era when everyone speaks in distorted versions of todays ghetto jargon, everyone (literate or not) has a PhD,…

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    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1973. dj. Hardcover first edition - The first novel by an author who spent many years in academia, an "amusing but grim tale" set mostly 50 years in the future. "For years universities have been restive sounding boards for those who talk of revolution. . . Robert Kiley, a member of the faculty, seems to endorse the change but his efforts at reform have brought him near death, saved only by a colleagues experimental research in cryogenics. Awakening years in the future, Kiley finds that he is still on the university campus . . in a new era when everyone speaks in distorted versions of todays ghetto jargon, everyone (literate or not) has a PhD, and the university has become a miniature hell, isolated from the new paradise of America. But the money still comes from Washington and as the new 'leader,' Kiley goes to fetch it, a journey across America which reveals just how alien he - or his world - has become." 189 pp. ISBN: 0-385087446.

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    Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket (remainder spray to bottom edge of textblock)

    Book ID: 78202
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  • THE SOURDOUGH WARS. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    THE SOURDOUGH WARS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1984.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Her uncommon second book, the second Rebecca Schwartz mystery, set in San Francisco. 180 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-55895.

    Condition: Near fine in a very near fine dustjacket - a tight copy which appears unread, but some toning to the pages and a little shelfwear to the bottom edge.

    Book ID: 13631
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  • THE SOURDOUGH WARS. by Smith, Julie.
    Smith, Julie.
    THE SOURDOUGH WARS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Walker, (1984.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her uncommon second book, the second Rebecca Schwartz mystery, set in San Francisco. INSCRIBED on the half title page "For --- who understands the literary importance of sourdough starter, Love, Julie" and dated 12/10/84, in the year of publication 180 pp. ISBN: 0-8027-55895.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (a tight and clean copy but with the usual light toning to the pages and dj.)

    Book ID: 49856
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