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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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The Winter Foundlings (Alice Quentin), Kate Rhodes, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£18.99

The Winter Foundlings (Alice Quentin)

by Kate Rhodes

 

Synopsis

The girl was lying on the steps of the Foundling Museum, dressed all in white.   Four girls have disappeared in North London. Thre ... read more

 

Release 21 August 2014

Publisher Mulholland Books

ISBN 978-1444738827

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir who got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe, Romain Puertolas, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

UK First Edition, Signed and Lined by the author

£12.99

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir who got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe - SIGNED, LINED & PRE-PUBLICATION DATED

by Romain Puertolas

 

Synopsis

One day a fakir leaves his small village in India and lands in Paris. A professional con artist, the fakir is on a pilgrimage to IKEA, where he ... read more

 

Release 31 July 2014

Publisher Harvill Secker

ISBN 978-1846558405

Chain of Events, Fredrik T. Olsson, signed first edition

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

UK First Edition / First Printing

£18.99

Chain of Events - SEPTEMBER 2014 BOOK OF THE MONTH

by Fredrik T. Olsson

 

Synopsis

Nothing would make me keep a diary. Except for one thing. The realisation that soon there won't be anyone around to read it. &n ... read more

 

Release 17 September 2014

Publisher Sceptre

ISBN 978-0751556353

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The Caspian Gates

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed, Lined & Dated

£29.99

The Caspian Gates

by Harry Sidebottom

 

Synopsis

 SIGNED, LINED IN LATIN & PUBLICATION DATED   AD262 - the Imperium is in turmoil after the struggle for the throne. Furth ... read more

 

Release 14 July 2011

Publisher Michael Joseph

ISBN 978-0718155919

Spartacus: The Gladiator

UK First Edition, Signed and Lined by the author

£24.99

Spartacus: The Gladiator - SIGNED, LINED & PUBLICATION DATED

by Ben Kane

 

Synopsis

The first of two epic novels which tell the story of one of the most charismatic heroes history has ever known - Spartacus, the gladiator slave ... read more

 

Release 19 January 2012

Publisher Preface

ISBN 978-1848093409

Valour: Book Two of The Faithful and the Fallen, John Gwynne, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£16.99

Valour: Book Two of The Faithful and the Fallen

by John Gwynne

 

Synopsis

The Banished Lands are torn by war as the army of High King Nathair sweeps the realm challenging all who oppose his holy crusade. Allied with t ... read more

 

Release 26 March 2014

Publisher Tor

ISBN 978-0230758469

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