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A Cold and Lonely Place: A Novel
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A Cold and Lonely Place: A Novel

By Sara J. Henry

Nice first edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Signed by author on title page, an excellent copy. -A Cold and Lonely Place, the sequel to Learning to Swim, follows Troy on a powerful emotional journey as she discovers the damage left by long-hidden secrets, and catches a glimpse of what might have been.

$50.00

Torpedoed An American Businessman\'s True Story of Secrets, Betrayal, Imprisonment in Russia, and the Battle to
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Torpedoed An American Businessman's True Story of Secrets, Betrayal, Imprisonment in Russia, and the Battle to

By Tom Shactman; Edmond D. Pope

Nice first edition hardcover, pages are clean crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Signe by author on title page, an excellent copy. -Now, for the first time ever, Ed Pope tells the real story of what led to his becoming the first American since Gary Powers to be convicted of espionage in Russia. Combining a gripping account of his arrest, trial and 253-day imprisonment with a deeply disturbing look at today's Russia, Pope's harrowing story reads like a Le Carre novel come to life. And with a large dollop of espionage-insider information and secret submarine warfare technology, Ed Pope's harrowing memoir will remind readers of the best of Tom Clancy

$50.00

Nurse Matilda, Nurse Matilda goes to Town, Nurse Matilda goes to the Hospital
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Nurse Matilda, Nurse Matilda goes to Town, Nurse Matilda goes to the Hospital

By Christianna Brand

Nice three book collection, pages are clean binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket, An excellent collection. Nurse Matilda Collected in this omnibus volume are three original Nurse Matilda tales. A governess uses magic to reign in the seven ne'er-do-well children in her charge. Illustrations.

$45.00

LaRose
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LaRose

By Louise Erdrich

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Signed by author on title page, an excellent unread copy of the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award. --Inspiring and affecting, LaRose is a powerful exploration of loss, justice, and the reparation of the human heart, and an unforgettable, dazzling tour de force from one of America's most distinguished literary masters.

$250.00

In the Company of the Courtesan: A Novel
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In the Company of the Courtesan: A Novel

By Sarah Dunant

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. An excellent copy. --A story of desire and deception, sin and religion, loyalty and friendship, In the Company of the Courtesan paints a portrait of one of the world's greatest cities at its most potent moment in history: It is a picture that remains vivid long after the final page.

$25.00

A Matter of Endurance
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A Matter of Endurance

By James Meisel

Nice First American Edition hardcover, pages are clean crisp, binding tight. Cover boards near fine minor rubbing to spine and front board. Very good or better dust jacket. light tanning, slight chipping along top edge. --Set in France and Algeria during the closing stages of the Algerian War of Independence. A Matter of Endurance is the story of a women and two men caught up in in civil and colonial war. A story of intrigue and high diplomacy and personal confrontation the author deals with one of the great crises of modern history

$25.00

Homer Price
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Homer Price

By Robert McCloskey

Nice later Edition hardcover, pages and illustrations are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine, near fine dust jacket, slight rubbing to panels. An excellent copy. --Six episodes in the life of Homer Price including one in which he and his pet skunk capture four bandits and another about a donut machine on the rampage.

$25.00

Return of the Sphinx
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Return of the Sphinx

By Hugh MacLennan

Nice First American Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine, dust jacket near fine, light chipping along spine ends. Still an excellent copy. --Set in Montreal and Ottawa, Return of the Sphinx illuminates the conflict between Alan Ainslie, idealist, patriot, intellectual, and his son Daniel, a young revolutionary Quebec separatist. It is combined with the tender love affair between young Chantal Ainslie and Gabriel Fleury, friend and contemporary of her father.

$100.00

Imagine Me Gone
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Imagine Me Gone

By Adam Haslett

Fine First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Signed by author on title page. An excellent unread copy. --Imagine Me Gone is the unforgettable story of what unfolds from this act of love and faith. At the heart of it is their eldest son, Michael, a brilliant, anxious music fanatic who makes sense of the world through parody.

$150.00

Halfway Home
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Halfway Home

By Paul Monette

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Original owners name on fron endpaper. A fresh copy. --Weakened by AIDS, artist Tom Ahaheen retreats to a remote California beach to come to terms with his illness and his life, until his estranged brother, Brian, comes back into his life. By the author of Afterlife.

$20.00

Tangled Roots
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Tangled Roots

By Marianne K. Martin

Nice First Edition softcover, pages are clean crisp, binding tight. Cover wraps fine, signed by author on title page. An excellent copy. --There isn't much that Addy Grayson hasn't faced, the wrath of General Sherman in the Civil War, the murder of her lover, the life of a widowed Southern woman. She'd stood strong against fear and tradition in order to raise her daughter alone. Somehow she managed to keep her land, her family, and her secrets. Now she is an old woman raising her granddaughters in a world full of new challenges, unsure if she has the energy to endure.

$60.00

The Coffey Files: One Cop's War Against the Mob
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The Coffey Files: One Cop's War Against the Mob

By Joseph J.; Schmetterer, Jerry Coffey

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. Signed and dated on title page by authors. An excellent copy. --A former New York City cop describes his position commanding a special unit dedicated to solving Mafia murders, describing how his unit solved more than eighty mob murders and sent hundreds of mobsters to prison.

$75.00

Long Day\'s Journey Into Night
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Long Day's Journey Into Night

By Eugene O'Neal

1956 First Edition Later Printing hardcover, pages are clean, crisp binding tight. Cover boards original black cloth 1/4 badge spine fine. Dust jacket very good, minor chipping along extremities. Orginal owners name on front end paper. Still an excellent copy of this Pulitzer Prize Winner for Drama. --Eugene O'Neill's autobiographical play Long Day's Journey into Night is regarded as his finest work. First published by Yale University Press in 1956, it won the Pulitzer Prize in 1957. The action covers a fateful, heart-rending day from around 8:30 am to midnight, in August 1912 at the seaside Connecticut home of the Tyrones - the semi-autobiographical representations of O'Neill himself, his older brother, and their parents at their home, Monte Cristo Cottage.

$300.00

The Typist
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The Typist

By Michael Knight

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine, slight edge ware, else fine dust jacket. Signed and dated by author on title page. An excellent copy. --Rife with the crisp dialogue, complex characters, and stunning economy of language for which Michael Knight's previous work has been praised, The Typist chronicles the early, halting rehabilitation of the grisly Pacific theater of the Second World War-specifically occupied Japan, where Western bureaucrats flooded into Tokyo, taking charge of their former enemies.

$125.00

Piece of My Heart: A Novel of Suspense
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Piece of My Heart: A Novel of Suspense

By Peter Robinson

Nice 2006 Edtion hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards, light bumping to spine edges, slight rubbing to dust jacket panels, else fine. Original owners name on rear end paper. Still a fresh and bright copy. --The year is 1969. Rock 'n' roll, psychedelic drugs, and peace-loving hippies are thriving in Britain. But in the aftermath of a rock music festival, cold reality strikes when a woman is found murdered in her sleeping bag, callously left among the debris in the concert's wake.

$18.00

No One Helped
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No One Helped

By Marcia M. Gallo

Nice Fist Edition, advance reading copy softcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover wraps fine, an excellent copy. --In "No One Helped" Marcia M. Gallo examines one of America's most infamous true-crime stories: the 1964 rape and murder of Catherine Kitty Genovese in a middle-class neighborhood of Queens, New York.

$35.00

A Civil Action
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A Civil Action

By Jonathan Harr

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine, dust jacket minor chipping to spine head, else fine. An excellent copy of the National Book Critic Award winner. --A searing, compelling tale of a legal system gone awry--one in which greed and power fight an unending struggle against justice--A Civil Action is also the story of how one determined man can ultimately make a difference. With an unstoppable narrative power, it is an unforgettable reading experience.

$225.00

Jam on the Vine
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Jam on the Vine

By LaShonda Katrice Barnett

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine in fine dust jacket. An excellent copy. --A new American classic: a dynamic tale of triumph against the odds and the compelling story of one woman's struggle for equality that belongs alongside Jazz by Toni Morrison and The Color Purple by Alice Walker

$45.00

The Tiger in Summer
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The Tiger in Summer

By Michael keon

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards, light bumping to spine head and heel, else fine. Missing dust jacket, still a fresh and bright copy. --.The Communists claimed foreigners were ravishing the women of China. But Mark Wyatt discovered Chinese girls offered themselves willingly to an American daring enough to pierce the guerilla lines.

$30.00

Blessings
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Blessings

By Anna Quindlen

Nice First Edition hardcover, pages are clean, crisp, binding tight. Cover boards fine, dust jacket near fine, slight chipping along top edge, rubbing to back panel. Still a fresh and bright copy. --Late one night, a teenage couple drives up to the big white clapboard home on the Blessing estate and leaves a box. In that instant, the lives of those who live and work there are changed forever.

$18.00

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