Category: Fiction (paperback)


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Ryan's Rescue (signed)

By: Leabo, Karen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Silhouette Intimate Moments 07832, 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed, on title page, by Leabo

A spoiled-little-rich-girl snot is kidnapped, then rescued by a guy who, although as dangerous as the kidnappers, is just the sort of fella to win her heart. 250 pages. Crosscrack, moderate general handling wear. Internally tight and clean. Uncommon signed. View more info

The Cautious Amorist

By: Lindsay, Norman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harlequin 211, 1953

Edition: 1st Harlequin edition

Four people -- three men and a woman -- are stranded on a desert island where an uneasy peace (so to speak) is maintained. Some slant, reading creases, full-length vertical crease to front cover, corner crease, general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info


By: Linklater, Eric

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Panther 850, 1959

Edition: 1st Panther edition

Historical fiction. The fictionalized account of Judas Iscariot's betrayal of Jesus Christ. 160 pages. Tanning, light surface wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

The Dream

By: Lodi, Maria

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Mayflower 11905, 1971

Edition: 1st Mayflower edition

originally published in French in 1965 before being published in translation by William Heinemann in 1969; this first Mayflower edition follows the Heinemann translation by Anne Carter; this is the second volume of Lodi's historical trilogy which began with 'Charlotte Morel'; in 1869 Paris a man fights for his nation's future and the love of the only woman he believes capable of bringing him happiness (apparently he doesn't get out much); light rubbing, mild spine roll, ... View more info

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Saint Mary Blue

By: Longyear, Barry B.

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Minneapolis, SteelDragon Press, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Wraps edition issued simultaneously with the hardcover. Written a year after Longyear left rehab, this is the story of a group of addicts and alcoholics making the sometimes impossible effort to fix themselves. 332 pages. Faint crease to top right corner of front cover, impressions, faint vertical crease to back cover, previous owner's name whited out on front end paper, a couple of turned corners, tiny soil mark to fore-edge, moderate general wear. View more info

Clayton Richards, M.D.

By: Lowry, Nan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Star Books / Starbook,

Edition: 1st Star edition

No number, no date, Australian printing. A young surgeon exposes hospital corruption, losing colleagues, his fiancee, friends and patients and in the process. Price sticker on inside front cover, moderate edgewear, some scraping to spine edges, rubbing, impressions, light general wear. An uncommon edition. View more info


By: Mankowitz, Wolf

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pan 394, 1956

Edition: 1st thus

A pair of short novels, both of which were turned into films. 157 pages, illustrated w/scenes from the movies. Rubbing, light soil, gentle crease to bottom right corner of front front cover, ink price to top right corner of front end paper, tanning. View more info

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A Wish For Nicholas (inscribed & signed)

By: Manning, Jackie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harlequin Historicals 28998, 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Historical romance featuring a knighted sailor (that would be the hero) and a landlubber (that would be the heroine) who, naturally, start off on a rocky road but eventually find themselves just plain stupid over each other. This copy warmly inscribed to a previous owner. 297 pages. Moderate handling wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

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Silver Hearts (signed)

By: Manning, Jackie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harlequin Historical 20954, 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

We have a man who's not the marrying kind, and we have a woman looking for family and fulfilment. Golly, I wonder if they'll meet each other? This copy warmly inscribed and signed by Manning, on bio page (facing the copyright page). 296 pages + advertisements for other titles published by Harlequin. Signed by Author sticker to front cover, light edgewear, light surface wear, 3/4" diagonal tear to bottom left corner of front cover, thin reading crease to spine. I... View more info

The World, The Flesh and Father Smith

By: Marshall, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pyramid R576, 1960

Edition: 1st Pyramid edition

originally published in 1945 by Houghton Mifflin; the famous story of a priest in a small Catholic parish in Protestant Scotland, and his parishioners who are spiritually willing, but considerably weak of flesh; cover by Bob Maguire; a beautiful, unread copy; View more info

Disappearing Acts

By: McMillan, Terry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket Star 87200, 1993

Edition: 1st Pocket Star edition

Two people taking a break from their respective opposite gender meet each other in a Brooklyn brownstone, and there's no turning back. Cover by Synthia Saint James. Light general wear, small smudged date stamp to bottom edge. Internally tight and clean. View more info

Uphill Runner

By: McQueen, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin / Random House / Knopf Canada, 1984

Edition: 1st thus

A collection of twenty stories exploring the depths of loneliness and frustration. Remainder stripe across bottom edge, mild waviness. Internally tight and clean. View more info

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Cion (signed)

By: Mda, Zakes (pseudonym of Zanemvula Kizito Gatyeni Mda)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Picador, 2007

Edition: Advance uncorrected proof / ARC

Inscription: Signed, initialed & dated on title page, by Mda

A professional mourner who has "traveled around his native South Africa grieving for the deaths of strangers," arrives in America, where he is "bewildered by the culture and fascinated by the strange family that takes him in as a guest." Mda has signed and dated this copy at the top of the title page, then written his initials over his printed name at the bottom. The uncorrected proof is uncommon, and any edition seems to be quite scarce signed. 312 pa... View more info

Moby Dick

By: Melville, Herman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket 612, 1949

Edition: 1st Pocket edition

quite possibly the most famous sea story ever written, and not one in ten readers can lay claim to having read it; edited and introduced by Maxwell Geismar; terrific cover from a painting by Norman Price; scraping to spine edges, slight spine roll, rubbing, small chip out of top edge of back cover, general wear; View more info

Candle In The Morning

By: Miller, Helen Topping

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harlequin 33, 1950

Edition: 1st Harlequin edition

A beautiful young woman living with a crusty old reprobate, a deserted mother, and a neurotic aunt in a spacious old mansion can't decide whether her future will find her with a childhood playmate now back from Pacific warfare, or with his brother, a handsome engineer in her grandfather's firm. Significant general wear, moderate chipping to spine ends, some creasing to front cover, thick diagonal crease across top edge of back cover, some fading to edges. View more info