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  • NIGHT DOGS. by Anderson, Kent.
    Anderson, Kent.
    NIGHT DOGS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Dennis McMillan Publications. 1996. dj. Hardcover first edition - His second novel, the story of a Vietnam-vet cop who still carries the scars of war. Set in the North Precinct of Portland, the meanest streets in the city. Anderson himself worked as a patrol officer in Oakland and Portland after his return from Vietnam. SIGNED and dated by Anderson on the title page; and also SIGNED by the publisher Dennis McMillan, and the illustrator/jacket designer Michael Kellner on the copyright page; and finally SIGNED by James Crumley (as "Jim Crumley") at the end of his foreword, in which he calls this "the best cop novel I have ever read." One of only 1900 copies. Uncommon with all 4 signatures. xi, 522 pp. ISBN: 0-55310764X.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 80756
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  • JUDGMENT CALLS. by Burke, Alafair.
    Burke, Alafair.
    JUDGMENT CALLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Henry Holt, (2003.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first mystery - introduces Deputy District Attorney, Samantha Kincaid - and set in Portland, Oregon. SIGNED on the title page. 335 pp. ISBN: 0-805073858.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 55042
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  • SWEETHEART: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    SWEETHEART: A Thriller.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2008.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Her second suspense novel - serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan return in this sequel to "Heartsick." 328 pp. ISBN: 0-312-36847x.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 61905
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  • SWEETHEART: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    SWEETHEART: A Thriller.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's, (2008.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her second suspense novel - serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan return in this sequel to "Heartsick." SIGNED on the title page. 328 pp. ISBN: 0-312-36847x.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 48568
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  • SWEETHEART: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    SWEETHEART: A Thriller.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's, (2008.). SIGNED first edition - Her second suspense novel - serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan return in this sequel to "Heartsick." Includes a CD with an excerpt read by Carolyn McCormick. SIGNED on the title page. With a planned first printing of 200,000 copies, this advance issue will remain much more uncommon than the trade edition. Two pages laying out the promotional plans bound in. 328 pp.

    Condition: Near fine in silver foil illustrated wrappers (an unread copy, but some bumping to the upper edge.)

    Book ID: 42083
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  • HEARTSICK: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    HEARTSICK: A Thriller.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2007.). First edition - Her first suspense novel, introducing serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan. Includes an enhanced CD with additional clues. With a planned first printing of 200,000 copies, this advance issue will remain much more uncommon than the trade edition. Five pages laying out the promotional plans bound in. 326 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy white illustrated wrappers, packed in a clear "evidence bag."

    Book ID: 59137
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  • HEARTSICK: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    HEARTSICK: A Thriller.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2007.). SIGNED first edition - Her first suspense novel, introducing serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan. Includes an enhanced CD with additional clues. With a planned first printing of 200,000 copies, this advance issue will remain much more uncommon than the trade edition. SIGNED on the title page. 324 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy red illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 80553
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  • SWEETHEART: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    SWEETHEART: A Thriller.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: St Martin's, (2008.). First edition - Her second suspense novel - serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan return in this sequel to "Heartsick." Includes a CD with an excerpt read by Carolyn McCormick. SIGNED on the title page and dated May 30, 2008 - several months before publication of the hardcover. With a planned first printing of 200,000 copies, this advance issue will remain much more uncommon than the trade edition. Two pages laying out the promotional plans bound in. 328 pp.

    Condition: Fine in silver foil illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 80558
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  • HEARTSICK: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    HEARTSICK: A Thriller.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her first suspense novel, introducing serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan. SIGNED on the title page. 326 pp. ISBN: 0-312-368461.

    Condition: Good in good dust jacket (a book which has clearly been read - some light foxing to the edges of the textblock, overall edgewear to the dj - but a straight copy, no writing in the book, etc)

    Book ID: 62397
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  • KILL YOU TWICE. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    KILL YOU TWICE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2012.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Fifth thriller featuring serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan. 324 pp. ISBN: 978-0-312619787.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 64266
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  • THE NIGHT SEASON. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    THE NIGHT SEASON.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2011) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Thriller featuring Portland police detective Archie Sheridan and reporter Susan Ward. SIGNED on the title page. 322 pp. ISBN: 978-0312619763.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 62751
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  • HEARTSICK: A Thriller. by Cain, Chelsea.
    Cain, Chelsea.
    HEARTSICK: A Thriller.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2007.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Her first suspense novel, introducing serial killer Gretchen Lowell and Portland detective Archie Sheridan. SIGNED on the title page. 3I26 pp. ISBN: 0-312-368461.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 62207
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  • DRUGSTORE COWBOY. by Fogle, James.
    Fogle, James.
    DRUGSTORE COWBOY.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback original, not issued in hardcover.

    New York: Delta, (1990.). First edition - First publication of this novel, set in Portland, Oregon in the early 1970's, after it was produced as an award-winning film of the same name in 1989, directed by Gus Van Sant and featuring Matt Dillon and Kelly Lynch. Not only one of the best films of the year, but one of the most realistic and powerful movies ever made about drug addicts. Fogle knew that life well - this book is dedicated to a long list of his "pards" from 1974, "who all died that summer or shortly afterward in connection with the use and traffic of drugs." . Front cover is a still from the film of Dillon and Lynch…

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    New York: Delta, (1990.). First edition - First publication of this novel, set in Portland, Oregon in the early 1970's, after it was produced as an award-winning film of the same name in 1989, directed by Gus Van Sant and featuring Matt Dillon and Kelly Lynch. Not only one of the best films of the year, but one of the most realistic and powerful movies ever made about drug addicts. Fogle knew that life well - this book is dedicated to a long list of his "pards" from 1974, "who all died that summer or shortly afterward in connection with the use and traffic of drugs." . Front cover is a still from the film of Dillon and Lynch and inside the rear cover is a photograph of the author in prison. 214 pp. ISBN: 0-38530224X.

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    Condition: Very good minus overall (crease to front cover, wear to corners and usual inevitable light toning to the pages, straight uncreased spine.)

    Book ID: 74927
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  • BONGWATER. by Hornburg, Michael.
    Hornburg, Michael.
    BONGWATER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grove Press, (1995) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first novel - a "neo-beat grungeoisie love story" which follows a group of young people as they move between Portland, Oregon, and New York, "circulating lazily on the perimeters of society, their days structured around a cup of coffee, scoring a little weed, jobs that come and go." SIGNED on the title page. Reportedly based on Hornburg's relationship with then-unknown Courtney Love, and the basis for a 1998 film of the same name. 189 pp. ISBN: 0-802115101.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 81018
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  • BONGWATER. by Hornburg, Michael.
    Hornburg, Michael.
    BONGWATER.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Quartet, (1995). First edition - The author's first novel - a "neo-beat grungeoisie love story" which follows a group of young people as they move between Portland, Oregon, and New York, "circulating lazily on the perimeters of society, their days structured around a cup of coffee, scoring a little weed, jobs that come and go." Reportedly based on Hornburg's relationship with then-unknown Courtney Love, and the basis for a 1998 film of the same name. Issued only as a trade paperback in the UK. 234 pp. ISBN: 0-704302527.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers with self-flaps. .

    Book ID: 81019
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. SIGNED on the title page. 373 pp. ISBN: 1-4000-60044.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 57333
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. SIGNED on the title page. 373 pp. ISBN: 1-4000-60044.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 63006
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Random House, (2006.). SIGNED first edition - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. 373 pp.

    Condition: SIGNED on the title page. Very good in glossy printed wrappers.

    Book ID: 50156
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. SIGNED on the title page. 373 pp. ISBN: 1-4000-60044.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53457
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Random House, (2006.) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. SIGNED on the title page. 373 pp. ISBN: 1-4000-60044.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53474
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  • NIGHTLIFE. by Perry, Thomas.
    Perry, Thomas.
    NIGHTLIFE.

    Edition: First UK printing.

    London: Quercus, (2007) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery pitting Portland, Oregon, homicide detective Catherine Hobbes against a young woman serial killer. SIGNED on the title page. 373 pp. ISBN: 1-4000-60044.

    Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (spine slant, remainder mark)

    Book ID: 72004
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