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A Chalet Girl From Kenya (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 2006 EDITION)
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A Chalet Girl From Kenya (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 2006 EDITION)

By Brent-Dyer, Elinor M

Bath, Somerset: Girls Gone By, 2006. Fine. 2006 Edition. Paperback. Illustrated with an illustration by D Brook. A novel in the Chalet Scool series. With details about the Chalet School seies, and illustrated publishing details about this title. A fine copy of the SCARCE 2006 edition. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. 2006 Edition. Paperback. Fine.

$37.38

The Chalet School Does It Again (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 2002 EDITION)

By Brent-Dyer, Elinor M

Bath, Somerset: Girls Gone By, 2002. Fine. 2002 Edition. Paperback. Illustrated with a line-drawing illustration by D Brook. 216pp. A novel in the Chalet School series. With details about the Chalet School, and publishing history of this title. Complete and unabridged. NO inscriptions, underlining or underlining. A fine copy of the SCARCE 2002 edition.. 2002 Edition. Paperback. Fine.

$37.38

Pugwash And The Midnight Feast: Pugwash And The Wreckers: Two Exciting Pirate Stories (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY JOHN RYAN TOGETHER WITH AN ORIGINAL DRAWING)

By Ryan, John

London: Puffin, 1986. Good. First edition, eighth printing (same year as first printing). Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'for -------/(original drawing of the pirate Barnabas)/John Ryan'. 87pp. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings by John Ryan. Published in the 'A Young Puffin' series. Some corner creasing; wear and small loss to tail of spine; else a good only copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY JOHN RYAN.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First Edition, Eighth Printing. Paperback. Good. Illus. by John Ryan.

$20.03

An Act Of Love (FINE COPY OF PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ALAN GIBBONS)
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An Act Of Love (FINE COPY OF PAPERBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ALAN GIBBONS)

By Gibbons, Alan

London: Indigo, 2012. Fine. First paperback edition, fourth printing (same year as first printing). PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ALAN GIBBONS, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -------/Alan Gibbons'. vi,295pp. Seven-year-old Chris and Imran are sworn blood brothers. Ten years on they are treading separate paths. The spectre of terrorism has wrecked their friendship. A time of terror, when attrocities don't just happen in TV reports about people in far away places. Rioting, fighting, maiming and killing are happening here, on our doorstep. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. . Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First Paperback Edition, Fourth Printing. Paperback. Fine.

$20.03

The Secret Of Nightingale Wood (FINE COPY OF SCARCE UNCORRECTED PROOF SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LUCY STRANGE)
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The Secret Of Nightingale Wood (FINE COPY OF SCARCE UNCORRECTED PROOF SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LUCY STRANGE)

By Strange, Lucy

Frome, Somerset: Chicken House, 2016. Fine. Uncorrected proof. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LUCY STRANGE, on half-title page. Inscription reads, 'for ------/Very best wishes/Lucy Strange'. (vi),296pp. Set in 1919, just after the Great War, Henry, aka Henrietta Abbott, and nobody in the Abbott family is talking about the terrible something that has happened. Mama is ill. Father has taken a job abroad. Nanny Jane is too busy looking after baby to pay any attention to Henrietta and the things she sees - or thinks she sees - in the shadows of their new home. One night she ventures into the darkness of Nightingale Wood. What she finds there will change her whole world ...she meets Moth, a striking witch-like woman. A tangled story of friendship, fairy tales and family secrets. A fine copy of a SCARCE uncorrected proof SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. Uncorrected Proof.. Paperback. Fine.

$24.03

The Life In The Wood With Joni-Pip Picture Book (FINE COPY OF FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH SIX SEPARATE SIGNED PHOTOGRAPHS)
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The Life In The Wood With Joni-Pip Picture Book (FINE COPY OF FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR WITH SIX SEPARATE SIGNED PHOTOGRAPHS)

By King, Carrie

Cornwall: Bothy Books, 2008. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR, CARRIE KING, on verso of front cover. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Best wishes in all you do!/Carrie King/21st December 2013'. (32)pp. A children's book about Joni-Pip who was born in Bath and during the Second World War, in 1942, experienced the Bath Blitz. TOGETHER WITH SIX PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE BOOK'S ILLUSTRATIONS SIGNED ON THE VERSO BY CARRIE KING. Three of the photographs are from this book, the other three illustrating another Joni-Pip publication. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY CARRIE KING.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine.

$24.03

Darkmouth (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
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Darkmouth (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Hegarty, Shane

London: HarperCollins, 2015. NrF/VG+. British first edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SHANE HEGARTY, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with line-drawings by James de la Rue. A young adult/fantasy novel. There are towns where the border between our world and the world of monsters - properly called Legends - is thin. One of those towns is Darkmouth. There, Finn is the son of one of the last remaining Legend Hunter. A near fine copy, in a very good plus d/w, of a SCARCE first British edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. D/w now protected in a detachable, non-adhesive, clear sheaf.. Signed by Author. First British Edition, First Printing. Hardback. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Illus. by James De La Rue.

$24.03

The Retribution Of Mara Dyer (UNCOMMON HARDBACK AMERICAN FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
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The Retribution Of Mara Dyer (UNCOMMON HARDBACK AMERICAN FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Hodkin, Michelle

New York, U S A: Simon & Schuster, 2014. VG+/NrF. First American edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription, WITH HER INITIALS ONLY, on endpaper. The last novel in the Mara Dyer trilogy for young adults. Light bumping to upper corner of front cover; else a very good plus copy, in a near fine d/w of an UNCOMMON first American edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. D/w now protected with detachable, non-adhesive, clear sheaf.. Signed by Author. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardback. Very Good Plus/Near Fine.

$20.03

Dr Joseph Bell: The Original Sherlock Holmes (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Hume, Robert

Broadstairs, Kent: Stone Publishing House, 2005. Fine. First edition. Paperback. 79pp. Illustrated by Cheryl Ives. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. A book for young adults explaining the link between Dr Joseph Bell and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and his fictional detective Sherlock Holmes. There is an illustration of Holmes on the cover and in the book. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Cheryl Ives.

$50.73

Jack The Station Cat: Jack In A Box (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ALAN CLIFF)

By Cliff, Alan

Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales: Gwasg Helygain, 2006. NrF. First edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on title-page. Signing reads, 'Best wishes/Alan Cliff'. Illustrated with line-drawings by Nigel Cliff. 28pp. A delightful way of teaching children how a traditional signal box works. A near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by Nigel Cliff.

$16.69

Tinners Hare (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR)

By Lyons, Dan

Plymouth: Mabecron Books, 2015. NrF. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DAN LYONS, AND ILLUSTRATOR, FIONA ROSE, without dedications or inscriptions on title-page. Most nights the moon was covered by clouds or was not very bright or took on a strange shape. The hares watched and measured, night after night, waiting patiently for their special moon. Light bruising to bottom two corners; small circular 'Signed Copy' on front cover; else a near fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR. . Signed by Author And Illustrator. First edition, First Printing. Hardback. Near Fine. Illus. by Fiona Rose.

$24.03

Sticky Fingers (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Collinson, Roger

London: Andersen Press, 1996. VG. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To "our Norma"/from/Roger Collinson/6-1-97'. A humorous children's novel in which law-abiding schoolboy, Buzz Beecham, chanced to get on the same bus as Fingers Valentine, he set in motion a chain of events which, a few days later, ended in a full-scale riot at the Summer Fayre. Age-tanning to edges of pages; else a very good copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First edition, First Printing. Hardback. Very Good.

$20.03

Oliver Patterson And The Model Village: Shhhh.....It's A Secret!! (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Mountford, R B (Psdonym For Robin B Tribe)

United Kingdom: Trafford Publishing, 2007. VG. First edition, second printing (same year as first printing). Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on dedication page. Inscription reads, 'With fondest affection we give this/book to our friends/----- & ------/Enjoy the story. But remember/Shhh....It's a secret!!/Robin & Julia'. Julia is Robin B Tribe's wife and her name is printed on the dedication page. 322pp. Illustrated with maps. Ten-year-old Oliver finds a new and exciting life with his grandparents. They own a very special model village with many hidden secrets giving Oliver lots of wonderful adventures. Some spotting and browning to edges of pages; some spotting to covers; some corner creasing to corners of front cover; else a very good copy of a SCARCE first edition, second printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First Edition, Second Printing. Paperback. Very Good.

$24.03

The Secret Fire (SCARCE FIRST EDITTION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

By Daugherty, C J & Rozenfeld, Carina

London: Atom, 2015. VG+. First edition, first printing, Paperback. PRESENTATION COPT INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, on title-page and dedication page. Inscriptions read. 'To ----/Bonne/lecture!/Enjoy!/(French word?)/Carina Rozenfeld' and 'To ---- & ----/My favourite/couple/C J Daugherty'. (viii),420pp. A novel which is a battle against fate, A race against time. Taylor Montclair is a regular girl from the quiet backwater of Woodbury, England. Sacha Winters is a darkly mysterious boy from the City of Lights - Paris, France. On the appointed day, Sacha's time will run out. And his death will fulfil an ancient destiny that could unleash chaos and catastrophe. A very good plus copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed By Aut. First edition, First Printing. Paperback. Very Good Plus.

$24.03

The Heart Of Time: Volume One (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Millman, Sarah

Wales: Two-Toed Press, 2015. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR TOGETHER WITH A DRAWING OF A PUG DOG, GERTRUDE, on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'Thank you!!/(drawing of Gertrude)/Sarah'. A graphic novel. 'The Heart Of Time' follows the misadventures of Amelia, a bad-tempered teenager and her pug Gertrude, as they crash through time, ruining history, the space-time continuum and the sanity of peaceful Tudor villagers as they try to find their way home. Volume 1 collects issues 1-4 of 'The Heart of Time' comic. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Signed by Author. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine.

$20.03

The Red Pyramid (SCARCE FIRST BRITISH HARBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Riordan, Rick

London: Puffin, 2010. NrF/NrF. First British edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. The first book in the 'Kane Chronicles' series. Carter and Sadie Kane's dad is a brilliant Egyptologist with a secret plan that goes horribly wrong. An explosion shatters the ancient Rosetta Stone and unleashes Set, the evil god of chaos. A near fine copy, in a near fine d/w, of a SCARCE first British edition, first printig SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. D/w now protected in a detachable, non-adhesive, clear sheaf.. Signed by Author. First British Edition, First Printing. Hardback. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$24.03

Department 19  [2011 BOOK ONE] (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING BOOK ONE SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
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Department 19 [2011 BOOK ONE] (FINE COPY OF UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING BOOK ONE SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Hill, Will

London: HarperCollins, 2011. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, WILLIAM HILL, without dedication or inscription on title-page. A novel in which Jamie Carpenter's mother is kidnapped by strange creatures, and he finds himself dragged into Department 19, the government's most secret agency. Small circular 'Signed By The Author' sticker on front panel of d/w; else a fine copy, in a fine d/w, of an UNCOMMON first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. D/w now protected in a detachable, non-adhesive, clear sheaf.. Signed by Author. First Edition, First Printing. Hardback. Fine/Fine.

$20.03

Walking With The Fishermen (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Clifford, C S

Great Britain: Privately Published, 2016. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on dedication page. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Best Wishes/C S Clifford'. (iv),156pp. Time-travelling best friends, Matt and James were eager for another adventure through the mysterious underwater portal they had discovered earlier that summer. This new adventure is with Jesus and the fishermen. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.. Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First Edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine.

$20.03

Journey Of The Chosen: Book Two; The Animal Talkers (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Flint, Shamini

Sunbear Publishing, 2011. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear -----/Happy birthday!/Shamini/2011'. (viii),275pp. Honesty Smith and Spencer Jones have found the Seeds of Time, only for them to be stolen again. Can they recover the Seeds in time to save the animals from Borneo from a terrible fate? A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. . Presentation Copy Inscribed And Signed. First edition, First Printing. Paperback. Fine.

$16.69

The Hunted (SCARCE HARDBACK LIMITED EDITION FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)
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The Hunted (SCARCE HARDBACK LIMITED EDITION FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

By Higson, Charlie

London: Penguin, 2014. NrF. Limited first edition, first printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, CHARLIE HIGSON without dedication or inscription on title-page. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial cover. The sixth title in 'The Enemy' series. A near fine copy of a SCARCE limited first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. . Signed by Author. Limited First Edition, First Printing. Hardback. Near Fine.

$33.38

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