Buy. Read. Collect.

UK's largest specialist in first edition, signed books. Located in
the world famous Cecil Court.


Join Our Mailing List

Privacy by SafeSubscribe TM

Book Details

What I Was

Signed & Dated by the author.

£20.00

What I Was

Author: Meg Rosoff

Price: £20.00

Published by: Penguin

Date Available: 30 August 2007

All of our books have clear protective, removable film on the dustwrapper and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition

 

Details

 

Synopsis

 

'I was at boarding school in East Anglia, my third. I didn't want to be there. But if there had been no school, there would be no Finn. He lived in a hut on the coast. He was like the hut, in fact it took a while for both of them to warm up. But that is all I longed for. Finn, warming to me. A nod. Half a smile. Asking me to help on the boat. Not asking me to leave. I didnt want it to end. Now I am waiting for the end, and looking back to the beginning.' Haunting, intense and with a surprising twist in the tale; What I Was is unlike anything you will have read before . . . 

Additional Information

Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 9780141383439

Also from this Author

Just in Case

Just in Case

How I Live Now

How I Live Now

There Is No Dog

There Is No Dog

 
Coming soon
Top Sellers
Messenger's Legacy, Peter V. Brett, signed first edition

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

£19.99

Messenger's Legacy - SIGNED & NUMBERED (x/500)

by Peter V. Brett

 

Synopsis

PLEASE SUBMIT ALL REQUESTS FOR MATCHING NUMBERS BY 1st December. A brand new novella set in the engrossing world of The Demon Cycle from be ... read more

 

Release 04 December 2014

Publisher Harper Collins

ISBN 978-0008114701

Gift Voucher £50

£50.00

Gift Voucher £50

by Goldsboro Books

 

Synopsis

Gift vouchers are valid for 6 months from the day of purchase.  read more

 

Release 01 July 2015

Publisher Goldsboro Books

ISBN Gift Voucher £50

Land of the Blind (Inspector Ikmen Mystery 17), Barbara Nadel, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£19.99

Land of the Blind (Inspector Ikmen Mystery 17)

by Barbara Nadel

 

Synopsis

A body is found in the ruined Constantinople hippodrome: a woman, clutching a piece of red stone. She's recently given birth, but there' ... read more

 

Release 22 January 2015

Publisher Headline

ISBN 978-1472213761

Coming Soon
Top Sellers
The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair, Joel Dicker, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£20.00

The Truth about the Harry Quebert Affair

by Joël Dicker

 

Synopsis

August 30, 1975. The day of the disappearance. The day Somerset, New Hampshire, lost its innocence. That summer, struggling author Harry Que... read more

 

Release 08 May 2014

Publisher Maclehose Press

ISBN 978-0857053091S

Lamentation

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

£35.00

Lamentation (The Shardlake Series)

by C. J. Sansom

 

Synopsis

The eagerly anticipated new Shardlake novel from the number one bestselling author. Summer, 1546. King Henry VIII is slowly, painfully d... read more

 

Release 23 October 2014

Publisher Mantle

ISBN 9780230744196

A Vision of Fire - Exclusive Limited Edition (500 copies)

UK First Edition / First Printing

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (500) copies.

£25.00

A Vision of Fire - Exclusive Limited Edition (500 copies)

by Gillian Anderson

 

Synopsis

These exclusive signed and numbered editions, signed by Gillian Anderson, also have black page edges and a red ribbon.  The first in a ... read more

 

Release 03 October 2014

Publisher Simon & Schuster

ISBN 9781471137709

We accept Maestro We accept Mastercard We accept Solo We accept Visa We accept Visa Electron We accept PayPal
  • ©2014. Goldsboro Books Ltd. All rights reserved. | Website design by Empire Elements Ltd.