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  • THE DEVILS' COACH. by Brock, Jim and Joe Gilmartin.
    Brock, Jim and Joe Gilmartin.
    THE DEVILS' COACH.

    Edition: First edition.

    Elgin, IL: David C. Cook, Publishing, (1977). Hardcover first edition - An account of Jim Brock's Christian rebirth and his transformation as the coach of Arizona State University's baseball team, the Sun Devils, culminating with winning the NCAA championship. Basis of a documentary film of the same name. 168 pp. ISBN: 0-89191-1030.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. Comment on rear flap about the movie - a feature motion picture from Outreach Films, Burbank, California.

    Book ID: 74171
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  • THE ODESSA FILE by Forsyth, Frederick
    Forsyth, Frederick
    THE ODESSA FILE

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Viking, 1972. First edition - His second novel, basis for the movie of the same name. The Odessa referred to in the title is the acronym for a secret organization to protect the identities of former members of Hitler's SS. Much less easily found than the hardcover edition which, according to the back cover, had a first printing of 125,000 in the US. 337 pp. ISBN: 0-670-52052x.

    Condition: Good overall - significant age toning to the originally white wrappers (embossed seal of previous owner.)

    Book ID: 54785
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  • COLD MOUNTAIN. by Frazier, Charles.
    Frazier, Charles.
    COLD MOUNTAIN.

    Edition: First printing (first state.)

    New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a powerful historical novel set in the South during the Civil War. The early comments about this book include terms like 'heartbreakingly beautiful, so magificent, spare and eloguent, utterly convincing down to the last haunting detail.' Winner of the National Book Award, and basis for the critically acclaimed and award winning film of the same title. Map endpapers. 356 pp. ISBN: 0-87113-6791.

    Condition: Very good in fine dust jacket. (gift inscription partially blacked out on half title page.)

    Book ID: 53648
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  • COLD MOUNTAIN. by Frazier, Charles.
    Frazier, Charles.
    COLD MOUNTAIN.

    Edition: First printing (first state.)

    New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (1997.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a powerful historical novel set in the South during the Civil War. The early comments about this book include terms like 'heartbreakingly beautiful, so magificent, spare and eloguent, utterly convincing down to the last haunting detail.' Winner of the National Book Award, and basis for the critically acclaimed and award winning film of the same title. Map endpapers. 356 pp. ISBN: 0-87113-6791.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 49790
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  • THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO. by Larsson, Stieg.
    Larsson, Stieg.
    THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, originally published as "Man Som Hatar Kvinnor" in 2005 and translated from Swedish by Reg Keeland. "An international sensation, an immediate best-seller across Europe, . . Lisbeth Salander, a twenty-four-year-old pierced and tattooed genius computer hacker with a vulnerable heart and a terrifying capacity -- if anyone tries to take advantage -- for sudden ruthlessness." Cover design by Peter Mendelsund. Basis for the movie of the same name. 463 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket (small remainder dot)

    Book ID: 64800
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  • THE CONSTANT GARDENER. by Le Carre, John.
    Le Carre, John.
    THE CONSTANT GARDENER.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Hodder & Stoughton, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - One of Le Carre's best and most suspenseful novels: "a profoundly moving story of a man whom tragedy elevates. Justin Quayle, amateur gardener and ineffectual bureaucrat, seemingly oblivious to his wife's cause, discovers his own resources and the extraordinary courage of the woman he barely had time to love." Basis for the excellent film of the same title. SIGNED on the title page. Author's note. 508 pp. Ribbon marker bound in. ISBN: 0-743215052.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 77367
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  • THE LAST PICTURE SHOW. by McMurtry, Larry.
    McMurtry, Larry.
    THE LAST PICTURE SHOW.

    Edition: Reprint.

    New York: Book of the Month Club, (1990) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Attractive hardcover edition of this novel originally published in 1966, and set in a small dying town in the midst of the vast plains of Texas in the 1950s. SIGNED on the title page, and uncommon thus. Basis for the movie of the same name. Illustrated title page. 280 pp. Dust jacket illustration by Kathleen McCutcheon.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. (hint of toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 60086
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  • WILD : From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail. by Strayed, Cheryl .
    Strayed, Cheryl .
    WILD : From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012. dj. Hardcover first edition - From the dust jacket: "A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven hundred mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe and built her back up again. At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother's death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed. Four years later, with nothing to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life: to hike the Pacific Crest Trail from the Mojave Desert through California and Oregon to Washington State and to do it alone. She had no 'an idea, vague and outlandish and full of…

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    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012. dj. Hardcover first edition - From the dust jacket: "A powerful, blazingly honest memoir: the story of an eleven hundred mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe and built her back up again. At twenty-two, Cheryl Strayed thought she had lost everything. In the wake of her mother's death, her family scattered and her own marriage was soon destroyed. Four years later, with nothing to lose, she made the most impulsive decision of her life: to hike the Pacific Crest Trail from the Mojave Desert through California and Oregon to Washington State and to do it alone. She had no 'an idea, vague and outlandish and full of promise.' But it was a promise of piecing back together a life that had come undone. Strayed faces down rattlesnakes and black bears, intense heat and record snowfalls, and both the beauty and loneliness of the trail." Basis for the movie of the same name. 315 pp. ISBN: 0-307-592731.

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    Condition: Very good in very good first issue dust jacket (previous owner's name on front endpaper, short tear at upper corner of front cover, etc) .

    Book ID: 71959
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  • THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR. by Yoon, Nicola.
    Yoon, Nicola.
    THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    New York: Delacorte, (2016). Hardcover - The author's second young adult novel, a National Book Award Finalist. Set in New York City, this is the story of two teens who happen to meet one day and fall in love, this is told in alternating voices - especially that of Natasha and David. "Natasha: Im a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. Im definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him wont be my…

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    New York: Delacorte, (2016). Hardcover - The author's second young adult novel, a National Book Award Finalist. Set in New York City, this is the story of two teens who happen to meet one day and fall in love, this is told in alternating voices - especially that of Natasha and David. "Natasha: Im a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. Im definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him wont be my story." 348 pp plus an excerpt from her first book. ISBN: 978-0553496680.

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    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 76137
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