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Listing books from category: Childrens

USA Unsigned First Edition

£30.00

The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing

Author: M. T. Anderson

Price: £30.00

Published by: Candlewick Press

Date Available: 01 January 2007

 

Synopsis

Boston, 1775 - raised by a society of rational philosophers, who call each other by a number, Octavian and his mother - a princess in exile fro ... read more

Signed by the author

£5.00

Where Your Wings Were - World Book Day Edition

Author: David Almond

Price: £5.00

out of stock

Published by: Hodder Children's Books

Date Available: 14 February 2002

 

Synopsis

A boy grows up in a small steep town above the River Tyne. Here are five stories from his life. They tell of sisters and brothers, priests and ... read more

Signed by the author

£20.00

Secret Heart

Author: David Almond

Price: £20.00

Published by: Hodder Children's Books

Date Available: 15 March 2001

 

Synopsis

Joe Maloney is out of place in this world. His mother wants him to be a man, and he can't be that. His school wants him to stop truanting, ... read more

Signed by the author

£19.99

Angelica Sprocket's Pockets

Author: Quentin Blake

Price: £19.99

out of stock

Published by: Jonathan Cape

Date Available: 01 April 2010

 

Synopsis

Angelica Sprocket lives next door. Her overcoat has pockets galore! And you'll never guess what's in them...Prepare to be surprised, th ... read more

£25.00

Checkmate

Author: Malorie Blackman

Price: £25.00

out of stock

Published by: Doubleday

Date Available: 30 June 2005

 

Synopsis

Can the future ever erase the past? Rose has a Cross mother and a Nought father in a society where the pale-skinned Noughts are treated as infe ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£45.00

The Looking Glass Wars

Author: Frank Beddor

Price: £45.00

Published by: Egmont Books

Date Available: 02 September 2004

 

Synopsis

Alyss, born in Wonderland, is destined to be a warrior queen. After a bloody coup topples the Heart regime, Alyss is exiled to another world en ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£10.99

Genesis

Author: Bernard Beckett

Price: £10.99

out of stock

Published by: Quercus

Date Available: 07 May 2009

 

Synopsis

Anax is about to face her examination for the Academy, the institution which safeguards her society. The subject is close to her heart: Adam, a ... read more

Signed & Dated by the author.

£12.99

The Printer's Devil

Author: Paul Bajoria

Price: £12.99

Published by: Simon & Schuster

Date Available: 04 October 2004

 

Synopsis

Convicts, murderers and the shady inhabitants of the London underworld are part of daily life for 12-year-old printer's devil, Mog Winter - ... read more

Signed & Dated by the author.

£12.99

The City of Spirits

Author: Paul Bajoria

Price: £12.99

Published by: Simon & Schuster

Date Available: 03 September 2007

 

Synopsis

Mog and Nick travel to Calcutta, in India, the country of their birth and the supposed location of the mysterious Winter diamond. Their family ... read more

USA Signed First Edition

£40.00

The Book Without Words

Author: Avi

Price: £40.00

out of stock

Published by: Hyperion

Date Available: 09 April 2005

 

Synopsis

The Book Without Words appears to be a volume of blank parchment pages. But for a green-eyed reader filled with great desire, it may reveal the ... read more

UK Unsigned First Edition

£12.99

Lucas

Author: Kevin Brooks

Price: £12.99

Published by: Chicken House

Date Available: 26 December 2002

 

Synopsis

Things start to happen when Lucas arrives on the island. Who is he? Where does he come from? What does he want? And why do other people hate hi ... read more

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£20.00

Zartog's Remote

Author: Herbie Brennan

Price: £20.00

Published by: Bloomsbury

Date Available: 08 May 2000

 

Synopsis

Zartog is a little alien with enormous eyes and no nose. Rachel is a little girl also with enormous eyes. But she has got a nose and she is als ... read more

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Death Sentences: Stories of Deathly Books, Murderous Booksellers and Lethal Literature , Otto Penzler, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

£20.00

Death Sentences: Stories of Deathly Books, Murderous Booksellers and Lethal Literature - SIGNED BY IAN RANKIN and JOHN CONNOLLY.

by Otto Penzler

 

Synopsis

SIGNED BY IAN RANKIN and JOHN CONNOLLY.  'What treats you have in store!' IAN RANKIN. Sigmund Freud deals with an unwelcom ... read more

 

Release 17 December 2014

Publisher Head of Zeus

ISBN 978-1781856741

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

The Cheapside Corpse (Exploits of Thomas Chaloner), Susanna Gregory, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£24.99

The Cheapside Corpse (Exploits of Thomas Chaloner)

by Susanna Gregory

 

Synopsis

London in the spring of 1665 is a city full of fear. There is plague in the stews of St Giles, the Dutch fleet is preparing to invade, and a ba ... read more

 

Release 30 January 2015

Publisher Sphere

ISBN 978-0751552805

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The Afrika Reich

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£20.00

The Afrika Reich

by Guy Saville

 

Synopsis

1952. It is more than a decade since the Dunkirk fiasco marked the end of Britain’s war and an uneasy peace with Hitler. In Africa, ... read more

 

Release 11 February 2011

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

ISBN 978-144471064L

The Age of Miracles

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£14.99

The Age of Miracles

by Karen Thompson Walker

 

Synopsis

'It is never what you worry over that comes to pass in the end. The real catastrophies are always different - unimagined, unprepared for, u ... read more

 

Release 21 June 2012

Publisher Simon & Schuster

ISBN 978-0857207234

The Sentinel

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed & Dated by the author.

£17.99

The Sentinel - OCTOBER 2012 BOOK OF THE MONTH

by Mark Oldfield

 

Synopsis

Madrid, winter 1953: the snow lies thick on the ground and Comandante Guzman of the Brigada Especial is preparing a dawn raid. His job is to hu ... read more

 

Release 01 October 2012

Publisher Head of Zeus

ISBN 978-1908800183

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