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Smoke Signals

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Hyperion: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2513


This copy has been SIGNED by Sherman Alexie on the title page. This is the screenplay by Alexie which won the Audience Award and the Filmaker's Trophy at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival. Based on stories from The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. View more info

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Affliction

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1183


This copy has been SIGNED by Russell Banks on the title page. As Elmore Leonard says: "It begins, 'This is the story of my brother's strange criminal behavior.' and will not let go of you, I swear, until you turn the last page." The story of Wade Whitehouse, like its subject, male violence, is a commonplace one. Because he is a part-time policeman his sudden rampage might make its way onto the back page of a newspaper: a brief, cryptic flare of sensationalism aga... View more info

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The Sweet Hereafter

By: Banks, Russell

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins: 1991

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4961


This copy has been SIGNED by Russell Banks on the title page. In "The Sweet Hereafter," Russell Banks tells a story that begins with a schoolbus accident in which fourteen of the children of the town of Sam Dent, New York, are killed. Here Banks turns away from the darkly fated heroes of his novels "Continental Drift" and Affliction" and instead explores a small community's response to the inexplicable loss of its children. "Whom do you blame?"... View more info

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About Schmidt

By: Begley, Louis

Price: $85.00  $76.50

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1996

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6836


Released as a major motion picture starring Jack Nicholson. This is a copy of the Uncorrected Proof (in plain blue wraps) that has been SIGNED by Louis Begley on the title page! Publishers Weekly said of it "This powerful story of a man's fall from grace.is another study in self-deception that confirms Begley's reputation as a masterful literary novelist." Small sticker shadow and staple marks where card had been attached account for the grading. View more info

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Midnight In The Garden of Good And Evil

By: Berendt, John

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition/Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4645


This copy has been SIGNED on the front free endpaper by John Berendt. This is a beautiful copy of a later printing of what has become one of the most reprinted books of modern literature. Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? From the dustjacket "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: A Savannah Story is a sublime and seductive reading experience. Brilliantly conceived and mas... View more info

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Midnight In The Garden of Good And Evil

By: Berendt, John

Price: $65.00  $58.50

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6799


This Advance Reader's Edition has been SIGNED on the title page by John Berendt. The misspelling of "fmr" for "for" on pages 11 and 214 not present in this ARC. This is a rather worn advance copy of what has become one of the most reprinted books of modern literature. Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? From the dustjacket "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Ev... View more info

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The Road To Wellville

By: Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 789


This copy has been SIGNED by T. Coraghessan Boyle on the title page. This is the first trade printing. Set in the year 1907, in the boom town of Battle Creek, Michigan, which is attracting a formidable array of visitors. This novel overflows with a Dickensian cast of characters led by Will Lightboy. View more info

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Big Bad Love

By: Brown, Larry

Price: $50.00  $45.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3631


This copy has been SIGNED by Larry Brown on the title page! His third book - a collection of ten new stories. Dustjacket praise by Pat Conroy stating "Larry Brown writes like a force of nature. Everything he writes seems lived-in, authentic, and on the money. These new stories possess the power of his extraordinary "Dirty Work". View more info

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The Weekend

By: Cameron, Peter

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8553


This copy of "The Weekend" has been SIGNED by Peter Cameron on the title page! Three friends gather for a midsummer weekend in a country house in upstate New York on the anniversary of the death of a man related to them all by ties of blood or love, but their sojourn is interrupted by the arrival of two outsiders. A film version of "The Weekend," written and directed by Brian Skeet and starring Gena Rowlands and Brooke Shields. was released in 2000. View more info

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The Making of Life of Pi: a Film a Journey

By: Castelli, Jean-Christophe [Foreward By Yann Martel] [Introduction By Ang Lee]

Price: $300.00  $270.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Deisgn: Harper Collins Publishers: 2012

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Author and Director

Seller ID: 7879


This beautiful copy of "The Making of the Life of Pi" has been SIGNED by Yann Martel on the title page and by the film's Director - Ang Lee on the half title page! "The Making of Life of Pi" reveals the behind-the-scenes secrets, techniques, and over-the-top artistry that Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee employed to bring his vision of Yann Martel's international bestseller to cinematic life in 3-D. Includes a Foreward by Yann Martell and an intr... View more info

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Blood Work

By: Connelly, Michael

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: London, Orion: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4171


This copy of the true 1st edition-issued in the UK has been SIGNED by Michael Connelly on the title page. Thanks to a heart transplant, former FBI agent Terry McCaleb is enjoying a quiet retirement, renovating the fishing boat he lives on in Los Angeles harbour. His calm seas turn choppy when he is visited by a beautiful woman from whom he learns that the heart beating in his chest belonged to her sister, who was not killed in an accident - as he’d been told - but was ... View more info

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A Home At The End of the World

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: NY, FSG: 1990

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4969


This copy has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page. A book that was well received and critically acclaimed. This is the author's second book - "Golden States", published in 1984, was his first. A powerful and original novel, Michael Cunningham tests received notions of family, home, and community, to probe the mysteries of our fundamental loyalties. A story of three individuals and how they develop a new lifestyle. Michael Cunningham also wrote the... View more info

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The Hours

By: Cunningham, Michael

Price: $175.00  $157.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8350


This copy of "The Hours" has been SIGNED by Michael Cunningham on the title page! Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Literature and also the PEN/Faulkner Award. $22.00 first state dust jacket price. The author's reputation has continued to grow with each succeeding work. The novel opens with an evocation of Woolf’s last days before her suicide in 1941, and moves to the stories of two modern American women who are trying to make rewarding lives for themselves in... View more info

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In Custody

By: Desai, Anita

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1984

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5118


This copy has been neatly SIGNED by Anita Desai on the title page. "In Custody" according to The Times (London) "is a wonderfully sensuous Song of Experience: life grating against art; friendships and intellectual riches tarnishing under the wretched indignities of poverty." Short-listed for Britain's celebrated Booker Prize it was also made into a film by Merchant Ivory Productions in 1983. View more info

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Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place [Contains "The Half-Skinned Steer" from "Close Range" by Annie Proulx]

By: Edited By Joseph Barbato and Lisa Weinerman Horak of the Nature Conservancy

Price: $185.00  $166.50

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributors

Seller ID: 6543


This copy has been SIGNED by 5 (five) of the contributors at their entries. The signers include: Annie Proulx, Julia Alvarez, Jill McCorkle, Howard Norman and Barbara Kingsolver. A wonderful collection that was a follow-up to "Heart of the Land: Essays on Last Great Places". This includes Annie Proulx's story from her "Close Range" collection of stories that also includes "Brokeback Mountain" entitled "The Half-Skinned Deer". View more info

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Off the Beaten Path: Stories of Place [Contains "The Half-Skinned Steer" from "Close Range" by Annie Proulx]

By: Edited By Joseph Barbato and Lisa Weinerman Horak of the Nature Conservancy [Includes an Annie Proulx Story from "Close Range"]

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, NY, North Point Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed By Contributor

Seller ID: 5431


This copy has been SIGNED by Annie Proulx at her entry! A wonderful collection that was a follow-up to "Heart of the Land: Essays on Last Great Places". This includes Annie Proulx's story from her "Close Range" collection of stories that also includes "Brokeback Mountain" entitled "The Half-Skinned Deer". View more info

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The Last Ride

By: Eidson, Tom

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 5441


The author's strong follow-up to his Award Winning first novel - "St. Agnes' Stand". An uncompromising story of forgiveness and redemption in the dwindling days of the old West. Basis for the film "The Missing" starring Tommy Lee Jones and Kate Blanchett (Directed by Ron Howard) that was released in November 2003. View more info

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The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $110.00  $99.00

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 149


This copy has been SIGNED by Nicholas Evans on the title page! This is an Advance Reading Copy with the wraparound band proclaiming "Believe" intact. The basis of the highly successful Robert Redford film. View more info

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The Horse Whisperer

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: $75.00  $67.50

Publisher: NY, Delacorte Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 150


This copy has been SIGNED by Nicholas Evans on the title page! .An Advance Reading Copy w/o the wraparound band. The basis of the highly successful Robert Redford film. View more info

Bridget Jones's Diary

By: Fielding, Helen

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1996

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 1484


A number one bestseller in England for over six months - it became a high profile item in the U.S. as well. The story charts a devastatingly self-aware, hilarious year in the life of a thirty-something Singleton. View more info