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Peacock Throne
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Peacock Throne

By Saraf, Sujit

Sceptre, 2007. 754 pages. Boards have few faint smudges, text is clean, price inked out on title page. Dustjacket is bright & clean, small sticker on front flap.A novel of breathtaking scope and ambition teeming witht he energy and drama of a society in which every human being jostles for more space, money and power - except Gopal, who is content to dream only of an endless line of customers for his cups of tea. Enlightening & entertaining, the book looks deep into the heart of human nature. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Used.

$15.00

For Lilias : A Novel

By Carey, Rosa Nouchette

A.L. Burt Company 424 pages, probably a reprint edition after 1915 (no date given). Light soil & scuff to boards, text clean, number written on first page, light frey at bottom edge of spine.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Used.

$15.00

Escape to Egypt : Book Two 2 of the Lost Legend Trilogy
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Escape to Egypt : Book Two 2 of the Lost Legend Trilogy

By Hardesty, J.L.; Jo Hardesty Lauter

J-Force Pub., 2000. 253 pages, illulstrations. Book is clean inside & out. Dustjacket is bright & clean, tiny split at bottom edge of front cover. It was as though the Child and the stallion were one. No matter the gait, the action, or the speed, the little body of the Boy melded with the great back of the horse and on the wings of a miracle they soared across forever. Gliding across the land, Jesus and Zabbai made the most beautiful picture Michael had ever seen of freedom...... Hard Cover. Very Good/Good +. Used.

$17.50

Rezo Strange : A Novel of the Old West

By Dakota, Can

Leaf Press, 1981. 154 pages. Book is clean inside & out with light edge & corner wear. Deadwood, South Dakota, 1890: The last days of the frontier; life is tough even for an experienced cowboy like Rezo Stange. The bank is threatening to take his land. The banker's nephew is nursing a grudge that almost defies reason. The well's nearly dry and two years of drought have left the cattle peaked and thin. Whiskey cannot quench his thirst, it only fans the flames inside...... Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$17.50

Soulmate in a Kayak

By Bishop, Elizabeth Martina

CreateSpace Independent Publishing , 2011. 159 pages. Clean, crisp copy. #1 Surreal treatment of a fictitious want ad & the fallout htereof.; #2 Derwish in a Kiosk - Poems deconstruct the want ad; #3, Ishti poses questions for those in civilized society - how can we honor what we don't know we have lost#4 - The Green Knight - A pseudo medieval melodrama involving a lovelorn swain who suffers & endures the worst case scenario ina love tryst gone wrong.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$12.50

Keeper of the Flame a Novel

By Carr, JoAnn Petrie

Possibilities Publishing LLC, 2012. 215 pages, author's inscription on title page. Covers are bright & clean, some corner wear on both covers, text unmarked, rear cover has faint crease. Book is the universal story of every traditional married woman who found herself exposed to the possibilities offered by the changing world of the 60's. . Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Good. Used.

$12.50

Dark and Bloody Ground

By Coburn, Walt

Leisure Books, 1960. 144 pages. Clean inside & out, light scuff, some corner wear. Original title was "The Burnt Ranch". He was outnumbered and outgunned in his race against unknown killers. The ranch had some kind of curse on it from the very beginning. All the owners had died violent deaths at the hands of unknown killers.... Mass Market Paperback. Good. Used.

$12.50

Grace Williams Says It Loud
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Grace Williams Says It Loud

By Henderson, Emma

Sceptre, 2011. 325 pages. Clean inside & out, very slight slant, 2 page corners folded. The doctors said no more could be done and advised Grace's parents to put her away. On her first day at the Briar Mental Institute, Grace, aged eleven meets Daniel. A spirit-soaring story of love against the odds. . Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$14.50

Whisper of Pialigos
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Whisper of Pialigos

By Bottorff, J. Douglas

Wheatmark Inc, 2007. 271 pages, author's inscription on title page. Book is clean inside & out but for inscription. . Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$15.50

Dressmaker's Child, The

By Trevor, William

Penguin Books, 2005. 55 pages, clean inside & out, rear cover has creased corner. Contents include: "The Dressmaker's Child, "The Hill Bachelors," The Piano Tuner's Wives. . Mass Market Paperback. Good. Used.

$15.00

Daffodil Girls

By Hawkins, Peter

London, U.K.: New English Library, 1969. 253 pages. Book is clean inside & out, light scuff/scratches to covers, light edge & corner wear, light crease at spine. The Daffodils - a stunning troupe of beautiful blones who can out-kick, out-live and out-shock anyone on the jet-set showbiz scene.. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Used.

$25.00

Monte and the Newcomers

By Vories, Eugene C

Morris Publishing, 2007. 319 pages, author's inscription on first page. Bright clean copy (inside & out), very light corner wear. This is the third book of the MONTE trilogy. Story is about Monte's battle to defeat the developers while he and his friends live by the old cowboy code that a man's word is his bond. . Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$38.00

Neuron Factor (Is Something Out There affecting our minds?)

By Fetherston, David E

U.S.A., 2010. 223 pages, inscription by author on title page. Book is clean inside & out. Dustjacket is bright & clean, rear cover creased along top edge. Based upon actual events that took place in 1991 in Kileen, Texas, (& currently happening in the US) at a cafeteria, book centers on a fictional instance of random killing. A lone gunman walks into Lloyd's Restaurant in Broadville, Louisiana and brutally takes the lives of many innocent people. . Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Used.

$20.00

Damaged Cargoes

By Turri, David

U.S.A.: Vanguard Press, 2013. 363 pages. Clean crisp copy, light corner wear. The man: Father Thaddeus Galt, a giant of intemperance and pride. The place: the China Coast, 1870; The discovery: a horror that drives Galt on a crusade for justice to the Kobe Foreign Concession, a settlement where Business is God and profit His son; and into a world of child trafficking, opium and violence. . Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$15.00

Spirits in the Ruins A Sedona Mystery
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Spirits in the Ruins A Sedona Mystery

By Descry, C.; Berger, Edward

Authorhouse, 2000. 399 pages. Clean crisp copy. A mystery, a work of fiction with a historical basis.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$24.50

Alison's Legacy : An Alma Chronicle
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Alison's Legacy : An Alma Chronicle

By Heathcotte, Toby

Mardel Books, 2000. 297 pages, bibliography, author's inscription on title page. Clean, crisp copy. Alison MacPhearson, a Scottish immigrant in eighteenth-century England, struggles for acceptance as an independent innkeeper. Such scandalous behavior for a lone and pregnant woman could result in exile to the streets of London. When the Jacobite Rebellion brings an English lieutenant to the inn door, Alison falls in love. Then, a diviner reveals that Thomas is no other than the Celtic lover to whom Alixon owes a centuries-old karmic debt. . Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good. Used.

$7.50

Eyesores : Stories By Eric Shade
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Eyesores : Stories By Eric Shade

By Shade, Eric

Univ of Georgia Press, 2003. 204 pages. Book is clean inside & out. Dustjacket in Brodart, bright & clean, no tears, slight rub. Book was the winner of The Flannery O'Connor Award for short fiction, eleven interrelated stories that follow strands of hope and nostalgia that bind together, or fence off, the people of Windfall (a fictional western Pennsylvania community). Titles include: Eyesores; Blood; The Heart Hankers; Superfly; A Rage Forever; Stability; Kaahumanu; A Final Reunion; Hoops and Wires and Plugs; The Last Night of the County Fair; Souvenirs.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Used.

$15.00

Year or So with Edgar

By Higgins, George V

Harper & Row, 1979. 250 pages. Book is clean inside & out. Dustjacket in Brodart is bright & clean. This book, the eighth novel by Higgins contains a sense of the sadness as well as the comedy that is life. It is the story of two Forham classmates whose paths re-cross 25 years after graduation. Peter Quinn, now a successful Washington lawyer and lobbyist, narrates the post-graduate lessons he receives from Edgar, a cynical, stree-smart Boston newspaperman, on subjects including wives and children, booze, the Mafia, our nation's capital and power.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Used.

$10.50

Names and Faces of Heroes

By Price, Reynolds

Atheneum, 1963. 178 pages, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering, author's inscription on half title page. Book is clean inside and out (except for author's inscription). Dustjacket in Brodard, bright & clean but for few faint ink smudges on rear cover, light scuff, nicking at corners. A collection of stories in which the author deals with the deep, old experiences of the generations, with the reaching for maturity and the poignant experience of aging, with the intermediate states of consciousness between vision and reality. Contents include: A Chain of Love; The Warrior Princess Ozimba; Michael Egerton; The Anniversary; Troubled Sleep; Uncle Grant; The Names and Faces of Heroes. . Signed by Author. First Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Used.

$55.00

Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant : The Road To Gandolfo

By Tyler, Anne; Anne Tyler Modarressi; Ludlum

Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. 303 pages red boards with gold printing on spine "LUDLUM - The Road To Gandolfo". Book is a Taiwanese reprint with incorrect title on book spine. Contents of book is actually the story "Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant". Boards are clean with some heavy scuff to bottom edges, name written on first page, text clean. Dustjacket in Brodart, bright, rear cover has few ink smudges, small tears to both covers along with some scuff. Book is a profoundly felt and deeply moving story about two brothers and a sister deserted by their father, raised by their angry mother, moving through the calamites and exultations of their difficult youth into separate strategies for survival, and finally into a shared humanity. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Used.

$35.00

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