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1 Coming Up for Air: Simple Acts to Redefine Your Life
Becker, Margaret Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.A. Navpress 2006 1576839346 / 9781576839348 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 256 pages; Advance Reading Copy/First Printing; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Pictorial cover is bright with no tears, no creasing to spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; .....(For years, Dove Award winning artist, Margaret Becker allowed life to push her along, leaving dreams, aspirations, and meaningful moments in its wake. This chronicles her journey from an overall feeling of "disconnect" to a more satisfying, simplified and fruitful existence. With wisdom and humor, Margaret shares her story and challenges women to let go of outward expectation and pursue an authentic life.) 
Price: 6.44 USD

 
2 Days of Infamy
Costello, John New York, New York, U.S.A. Pocket Books 1994 0671769855 / 9780671769857 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 449 pages; Advance Uncorrected Proof/First Printing; Textblock is tight with unmarked pages; Bright orange/yellow cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine, modest shelf & edge wear including few light marks to the spine; ....('Days of Infamy' is in regards to Macarthur, Roosevelt, and Churchill, and how some of their secret deals and blunders caused disasters at Pearl Harbor and the Phillipines.) 
Price: 6.38 USD

 
 
3 How to Get Your Teen to Talk to You
Grigsby, Connie; Julian, Kent Sisters, Oregon, U.S.A. Multnomah Pub 2003 1590520645 / 9781590520642 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 242 pages; Advance Reading Copy/First printing; Textblock is tight and clean; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf & edge wear; .....(This has a treasure of field-tested strategies for getting your teen to share his heart. Connie Grigsby, a popular teacher and speaker, has a heart for helping parents connect with their teens and Kent Julian is passionate about seeing teenagers realize their potential and believes parents are the key to making this happen. Both authors are married and have three children each.) 
Price: 6.49 USD

 
4 Off the Face of the Earth: A Novel (SPECIAL ADVANCE READER'S COPY)
Harmetz, Aljean U.S.A. Scribner 1997 0684836173 / 9780684836171 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 288 pages; First printing; ADVANCE READER'S COPY; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names save for small bookstore stamp on the tail of the textblock; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including light spine roll; . (From a writer with a talent for characterization and ability to touch our personal fears, this paced thriller and psychological suspense tells about an eight-year-old who gets angry at his mother and runs away, but this time will he come back?) 
Price: 5.84 USD

 
 
5 Trumpet (ADVANCE READER'S EDITION)
Kay, Jackie U.S.A. Pantheon Books 1998 0375405097 / 9780375405099 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 277 pages; First printing; ADVANCE READER'S EDITION; Textblock is tight with no internal markings; Bright pictorial cover with no tears; Has modest shelf & edge wear with light roll to spine; . (A novel that shows the fine talent of author, Jackie Kay. The story takes place in the 1950's and 60's where a jazz musician, Joss Moody was celebrated for his sound. A startling and poignant story of Joss and his wife Millie and how they built a love, a family and a life out of a complex, dazzling lie. It becomes clear that no one but his wife, Millie, truly knew him at all. The author Jackie Kay was born and raised in Scotland and is the author of collections of poetry.) 
Price: 6.36 USD

 
6 Witness to theTruth (ADVANCE READER'S EDITION)
Lindsey, Paul U.S.A. Random House Inc 1992 067941889X / 9780679418894 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 312 pages; First printing; ADVANCE READER'S EDITION; Textblock is tight with no internal markings save for light remains of pencil in top right hand corner of the half-title page; Bright unfaded cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; . (Welcome to today's FBI, where crime fighting takes a backseat to brown-nosing and backbiting, unless your name happens to be Special Agent Mike Devlin. A veteran of Detroit's downtown war zone, Devlin plays to win and he plays by his own rules. When he gets wind of a Mafia mole inside the FBI, he springs into action.) 
Price: 5.88 USD

 
 
7 Dig Your Well Before You're Thirsty: The Only Networking Book You'll Ever Need
MacKay, Harvey New York, New York, U.S.A. Doubleday & Company Inc 1997 0385485433 / 9780385485432 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 295 pages; Bound Galley/First Printing; Introduction by Jack Kemp; Textblock is tight and clean with no highlighting, no underlining, no marginalia; Former bookstore stamp tail of textblock; Cover is bright with minimal shelf and edge wear; . (Networking strategies for surviving in the 21st century by Harvey Mackay whose given sound advice to millions of people through his bestselling books, speeches, seminars and nationally syndicated newspaper column.) 
Price: 5.93 USD

 
8 Eat the Rich
O'Rourke, P. J. New York, New York, U.S.A. Atlantic Monthly Press 1998 0871137194 / 9780871137197 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 246 pages; Uncorrected Proof/First Printing; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (P.J. O'Rourke offers his own version of beginning economics - one easy to understand and amusing. He finds comedy in every corner and leaves you laughing. This is an excursion through the modern global economy with him traveling the world and reporting on good vs. bad capitalism and good vs. bad socialism - with stopovers even in Hong Kong, Moscow and Africa. P.J. O'Rourke is a best-selling author of several books.) 
Price: 6.36 USD

 
 
9 Deja Dead (SPECIAL ADVANCE READER'S COPY)
Reichs, Kathy U.S.A. Scribner 1997 0684841177 / 9780684841175 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 409 pages; First printing; ADVANCE READER'S COPY; Has promotional letter from the Publisher inside the front cover; Textblock is tight with no internal markings and no names; Has small bookstore stamp on tail of the textblock; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear; Does have some spine roll; . (The author Kathy Reichs is the real-life forensic anthropologist for the state of North Carolina and for the province of Quebec. Kathy Reichs, like her fictional alter ego, Temperance Brennan, spends her days in the autopsy suite, courtroom, and crime lab, with policeman at crime scenes and exhumation sites. In this story of 'Deja Dead' Temperance Brennan is in the terrifying process of piecing together the trial of a serial killer who has been at work for many years.) 
Price: 6.45 USD

 
10 Old Man in a Baseball Cap: A Memoir of World War II
Rochlin, Fred Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. HarperCollins Publishers 1999 006019426X / 9780060194260 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 146 pages; First printing/Advance Reader's Edition; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear which includes a small scratch/nick to front panel, right hand side about 1/3 of the way down; (Originally performed as a monologue and then put down in writing as a book. A touching memoir. In 1942 Fred Rochlin joined the Army Air Corps where after eight months of training he was stationed in Italy serving as the navigator on a B-24 bomber flying misisons over Germany. Being his first trip away from home at the age of nineteen, we can just imagine how extraordinary and distressing circumstances made an impact on someone so young.) 
Price: 5.93 USD

 
 
11 The Gatekeeper (ADVANCE READER'S COPY)
Shelby, Philip U.S.A. Simon & Schuster 1998 0684842602 / 9780684842608 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 331 pages; First printing; ADVANCE READER'S COPY; Textblock is tight and clean with no internal markings and no names save for small bookstore stamp on the tail of the textblock; Bright pictorial cover with no tears and modest shelf and edge wear including some light spine roll; . (Hollis Fremont is the pivotal character in this heartstopping story. Hollis is a resourceful woman who battles relentlessly to free her life from threats of death or violence. As an innocent person trapped in high-stakes, she is forced to rely on her instinct and intelligence to outsmart her mysterious adversary.) 
Price: 6.24 USD

 
12 Acid Row
Walters, Minette E Rutherford, New Jersey, U.S.A. Putnam Pub Group 2002 0399148620 / 9780399148620 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
; Wraps; 344 pages; Uncorrected Proof/First Printing; Textblock is tight with no highlighting, no underlining, no marginalia; Bright pictorial cover with no tears, no creasing to the spine; Has modest shelf and edge wear; . (A fictional story where the author Minette Walters builds tension in a masterful way. Acid Row seems to be a no-man's land of single mothers and fatherless children, where angry, alienated youths control the streets and this sets the stage for a battleground. Into this battleground enters a young doctor, Sophie Morrison - with reports circulating that a child has disappeared.) 
Price: 6.41 USD

 


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