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Admission

By: Korelitz, Jean Hanff

Price: $35.00  $31.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Grand Central Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7214

ISBN: 0446540706

Condition: Near Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Jean Hanff Norelitz on the title page! "Admission" is at once a fascinating look at the complex college admissions process and an emotional examination of what happens when the secrets of the past return and shake a woman's life to its core. Movie starring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd in 2013 was directed by Paul Weitz. Previous owner's name on the front free endpaper and a smallish mark on the face of the jacket account for the Near Fine... View more info

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Admission

By: Korelitz, Jean Hanff

Price: $20.00  $18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Grand Central Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition/Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7460

ISBN: 0446540706

Condition: Near Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Jean Hanff Norelitz on the title page! Although a second printing, "Admission" is at once a fascinating look at the complex college admissions process and an emotional examination of what happens when the secrets of the past return and shake a woman's life to its core. Movie starring Tina Fey and Paul Rudd in 2013 was directed by Paul Weitz. View more info

Born On The Fourth Of July

By: Kovic, Ron

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: New York, NY, McGraw-Hill: 1976

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 267

ISBN: 007035359X

Condition: Near Fine


The book has very slight foxing but topstain is excellent. This is a book that speaks for the experience of the generation that grew up in the sixties - not the campus radicals and activists, but the boys from working-class and lower-middle-class homes who had believed in the American dream and went to war to protect it. It is a book about war and what it does to human beings. Overall, quite a nice copy of this Vietnam War classic. View more info

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The Namesake

By: Lahiri, Jhumpa

Price: $135.00  $121.50

Publisher: Boston/New York, Houghton Mifflin: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6071

ISBN: 0395927218

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Jhumpa Lahiri on the cover page! This is a copy of the Uncorrected Proof/Advance Reading Copy with proposed artwork sample affixed for the final book. The debut novel from the highly celebrated author - she was Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Hemingway Award for her collection "Interpreter of Maladies'. In 'The Namesake', Lahiri enriches the themes that made her collection an international bestseller: the immigrant experience, ... View more info

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Gone, Baby, Gone

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1998

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8307

ISBN: 0688153321

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Gone, Baby, Gone" has been SIGNED by Dennis Lehane on the title page! In his first three novels, "A Drink Before the War," "Darkness, Take My Hand," and "Sacred," Dennis Lehane pushed the limits of the mystery genre. Now, in "Gone, Baby, Gone," he shatters them. From its haunting opening to its shocking climax, "Gone, Baby, Gone," confirms Dennis Lehane's place as one of today's master storytellers. Successfu... View more info

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Shutter Island: A Novel

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, New York, William Morrow: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8308

ISBN: 0688163173

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Shutter Island" has been SIGNED by Dennis Lehane on the title page! Summer. 1954. U.S. Marshall Tedy Daniels has come to Shutter Island, home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane. Along with his partner, Chuck Aule, he sets out to find an escaped patient, a murderess named Rachel Solando, as a hurricane bears down upon them. Film directed by Martin Scorsese featuring Leonardo DiCaprio followed. View more info

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Mystic River

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $125.00  $112.50

Publisher: New York, New York, William Morrow & Company, Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8309

ISBN: 0688163165

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Mystic River" has been SIGNED by Dennis Lehane on the title page! A tense and unnerving psychological thriller, "Mystic River" is also an epic novel of love and loyalty, faith and family, in which people irrevocably marked by the past find themselves on a collision course with the darkest truths of their own hidden selves. Film directed by Clint Eastwood with Sean Penn (Oscar for Best Actor) and Tim Robbins (Oscar for Best Actor in a Suppor... View more info

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Miracle at St. Anna

By: McBride, James

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Riverhead Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8439

ISBN: 1573222127

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Miracle at St. Anna" has been SIGNED by James McBride on the title page! Traversing class, race, and geography, "Miracle at St. Anna" is above all a hymn to the brotherhood of man and the power to do good that lives in each of us. A singular evocation of war, cruelty, passion, heroism, and love. Made into a 2008 movie of the same name by Spike Lee. View more info

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The Ice Storm

By: Moody, Rick

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: Boston/New York, Little, Brown and Company: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 330

Condition: Fine


This Special Advance Reading Copy, in wraps, has been SIGNED by Rick Moody on the title page! "The Ice Storm" explores what it was like to be part of a family at a time when all of American culture seemed to be in prolonged adolescence, when the music was bad, the psychology was astral, everybody had a shag carpet, and it seemed the best a family could do was to fall apart gracefully. By turns acerbic, hilarious, and lacerating, this is a novel with edge and hear... View more info

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The Ice Storm

By: Moody, Rick

Price: $45.00  $40.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1994

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2056

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Rick Moody on the title page! "The Ice Storm" explores what it was like to be part of a family at a time when all of American culture seemed to be in prolonged adolescence, when the music was bad, the psychology was astral, everybody had a shag carpet, and it seemed the best a family could do was to fall apartgracefully. By turns acerbic, hilarious, and lacerating, this is a novel with edge and heart, a chronicle to be savored by ever... View more info

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In the Cut

By: Moore, Susanna

Price: $40.00  $36.00

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1995

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4327

ISBN: 0679422587

Condition: Fine


This copy of "In The Cut" has been SIGNED by Susanna Moore on the title page! Called a stunning erotic thriller. We hear the wry, brazenly honest voice of an intelligent, self-determined woman living alone in New York City. Film starring Meg Ryan. View more info

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The Time Traveler's Wife

By: Niffenegger, Audrey

Price: $250.00  $225.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, MacAdam/Cage: 2003

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8752

ISBN: 193156146X

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Time Traveler's Wife" has been SIGNED by Audrey Niffenegger on the title page! The author's innovative debut. "The Time Traveler's Wife" is the story of Clare, a beautiful art student, and Henry, an adventuresome librarian, who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was thirty-six, and were married when Clare was twenty-three and Henry thirty-one. The story depicts the effects of time travel on Henry and Clare's marriage and their passiona... View more info

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Buffalo Soldiers

By: O'Connor, Robert

Price: $95.00  $85.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4303

ISBN: 0679415084

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Robert O'Connor on the title page! An electrifying, magnificently and hilariously dark novel about an army and subculture wallowing in peacetime, "Buffalo Soldiers" catches the martial spin of history as much as "Catch-22" and "Dog Soldiers" did in their day. A black comedy about soldiers in peacetime, stealing, wheeling and dealing drugs at an army base in West Germany just before the fall of the Berlin Wall. One of ... View more info

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Buffalo Soldiers

By: O'Connor, Robert

Price: $145.00  $130.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf Inc: 1993

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4479

ISBN: 0679415084

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by both Robert O'Connor and Gregor Jordan on the title page! An electrifying, magnificently and hilariously dark novel about an army and subculture wallowing in peacetime, "Buffalo Soldiers" catches the martial spin of history as much as "Catch-22" and "Dog Soldiers" did in their day. A black comedy about soldiers in peacetime, stealing, wheeling and dealing drugs at an army base in West Germany just before the fall of t... View more info

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The English Patient

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $150.00  $135.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1992

Edition: First American Edition/First Printing

Seller ID: 6428

ISBN: 0679416781

Condition: Near Fine +


The acclaimed author's Booker Award-winning novel, and the basis for the immensely successful Anthony Minghella film. During the final moments of World War II, in a deserted Italian villa, four people come together: a young nurse, her will broken, all her energy focussed on her last, dying patient, a man in whom she has seen something "she wanted to learn, to grow into and hide in".the patient, an unknown Englishman, survivor of a plane crash, his mind awash with... View more info

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The English Patient

By: Ondaatje, Michael

Price: $1,250.00  $1,125.00

Publisher: London/Toronto/New York/London, Bloomsbury/M&S/Knopf/Bloomsbury: 1992

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8437

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


Named as Winner of the Golden Man Booker Prize! The story of an injured, anonymous English WWII pilot and his Italian nurse which has been named for the best work of fiction previously awarded the Man Booker Prize over the last 50 years. Also, a celebration of the 25th Anniversary of this Booker Prize and Governor General's Prize Winner! This set includes the UK, Canadian, US and UK Limited First Editions - all SIGNED by Michael Ondaatje on their respective title pages... View more info

Amistad

By: Pesci, David

Price: $85.00  $76.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Marlowe & Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5555

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by David Pesci on the title page. A powerfully re-imagined history of one of the country's first battles for civil rights. In 1839 fifty-three enslaved African led by a Mende rice farmer named Singbe-Pieh, staged a bloody rebellion on board the "Amisted", a Spanish slaver from Cuba. Made into a film by Steve Spielberg. View more info

The Yellow Birds

By: Powers, Kevin

Price: $110.00  $99.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Little, Brown and Company: 2012

Edition: First Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8655

ISBN: 0316219363

Condition: Fine


This copy of "The Yellow Birds" has been SIGNED by Kevin Powers on the title page! A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, "The Yellow Birds" is the unforgettable story of two soldiers trying to stay alive. Written with profound emotional insight, especially into the effects of a distant war on mothers and families at home, "The Yellow Birds" is a groundbreaking novel that is destined to become a classic. Winner of numerous awards - incl... View more info

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Brokeback Mountain

By: Proulx, Annie

Price: $225.00  $202.50

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1998

Edition: First U.K. Edition/First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 7853

Condition: Fine


This copy has been SIGNED by Annie Proulx on the title page! This is the "true first edition" - the first publication in book form of this extended story that originally appeared in The New Yorker. Published in the UK in this wraps edition with French Flaps. (Not to be confused with the Scribner's re-publication in connection with the movie release.) Film by Ang Lee released to high critical acclaim. Winner of the Venice Film Festival, the film has also won sever... View more info

Close Range: Wyoming Stories [Includes Brokeback Mountain]

By: Proulx, Annie

Price: $55.00  $49.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Scribner: 1999

Edition: First Edition/Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8573

ISBN: 0684852217

Condition: Fine


This copy of "Close Range: Wyoming Stories" has been SIGNED on the title page by Annie Proulx (yes, that is her faint tiny signature above her printed name!) While this is a later printing (5th) and lacks the William Matthews watercolor illustrations, it is offered here as an alternative to the more expensive earlier printings. Includes "Brokeback Mountain" which was released to film by award-winning producer Ang Lee. Winner of the Venice Film Festival, t... View more info