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  • SWEEP: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster. by Auxier, Jonathan.
    Auxier, Jonathan.
    SWEEP: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harry N. Abrams/ Amulet Books, (2018). Hardcover first edition - Novel for older children set in 19th century London, winner of the 2019 Sydney Taylor BookAward. "It's been five years since the Sweep disappeared. Orphaned and alone, Nan Sparrow had no other choice but to work for a ruthless chimney sweep named Wilkie Crudd. . . When Nan gets stuck in a chimney fire, she fears the end has come. Instead, she wakes to find herself unharmed in an abandoned attic. And she is not alone. Huddled in the corner is a mysterious creaturea golemmade from soot and ash." 344 pp. Author's note and historical note, illustrated title pages and endpapers. ISBN: 978-1419731402.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 75443
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  • THE WORLD THAT WE KNEW. by Hoffman, Alice.
    Hoffman, Alice.
    THE WORLD THAT WE KNEW.

    Edition: First thus - a signed edition.

    New York: Simon & Schuster, (2019) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "In 1941, during humanity's darkest hour, three unforgettable young women must act with courage and love to survive. . . In Berlin, at the time when the world changed, Hanni Kohn knows she must send her twelve-year-old daughter away to save her from the Nazi regime. She finds her way to a renowned rabbi, but its his daughter, Ettie, who creates a mystical Jewish creature, a rare and unusual golem, who is sworn to protect Lea. Once Ava is brought to life, she and Lea and Ettie become eternally entwined, their paths fated to cross, their fortunes linked." SIGNED by the author on a tipped in page…

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    New York: Simon & Schuster, (2019) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "In 1941, during humanity's darkest hour, three unforgettable young women must act with courage and love to survive. . . In Berlin, at the time when the world changed, Hanni Kohn knows she must send her twelve-year-old daughter away to save her from the Nazi regime. She finds her way to a renowned rabbi, but its his daughter, Ettie, who creates a mystical Jewish creature, a rare and unusual golem, who is sworn to protect Lea. Once Ava is brought to life, she and Lea and Ettie become eternally entwined, their paths fated to cross, their fortunes linked." SIGNED by the author on a tipped in page which states, "This signed edition . . has been specially bound by the publisher." A Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition and includes a bonus essay by Hoffman on golems. 382 pp plus a 1 p publisher ad. ISBN: 978-1982141998.

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    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (corners very slightly bumped)

    Book ID: 83621
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