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In a New World, or, Among the Gold-Fields of Australia

By: Alger, Horatio

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The John C. Winston Co.: 1893

Seller ID: 2135538

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed, lightly stained, pages toned, pencil gift note on front flyleaf. 1893 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. iv, 323 pp., 8-page terminal publisher ad. 8vo. Book three in the New World series: This time around, Harry Vane and Jack Pendleton, those two sixteen-year-old American boys, face danger and find adventure while prospecting for gold in the Australian Outback. View more info

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Kit's Wilderness

By: Almond, David

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 2000

Seller ID: 2201486

ISBN: 0385326653

Condition: Very Good


Multiple pages dog-eared.Jacket edges lightly bumped. 2000 Hard Cover. 229 pp. Written in haunting, lyrical prose, Kit’s Wilderness examines the bonds of family from one generation to the next, and explores how meaning and beauty can be revealed from the depths of darkness.The Watson family moves to Stoneygate, an old coal-mining town, to care for Kit’s recently widowed grandfather. When Kit meets John Askew, another boy whose family has both worked and died in the mines, Askew invites Kit to join him in playing a game called Death. As Kit’s grandfather tells him stories of the mine’... View more info

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Finding Miracles

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200723

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine.Near Fine. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 264 pp. Milly Kaufman is an ordinary American teenager living in Vermont—until she meets Pablo, a new student at her high school. His exotic accent, strange fashion sense, and intense interest in Milly force her to confront her identity as an adopted child from Pablo’s native country. As their relationship grows, Milly decides to undertake a courageous journey to her homeland and along the way discovers the story of her birth is intertwined with the story... View more info

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Andersen's Fairy Tales (Junior Deluxe Editions)

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Weisgard, Leonard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Junior Deluxe Editions: 1956

Seller ID: 2208459

Condition: Very Good


A few faint spots to boards, pencil name on front endpaper. 1956 Hard Cover. 217 pp. CONTENTS: The Emperor's New Clothes; The Swineherd; The Real Princess; The Shoes of Fortune; The Fir Tree; The Snow Queen; The Leap-Frog; The Elderbush; The Bell; The Old House; The Happy Family; The Story of a Mother; The False Collar; The Shadow; The Little Match Girl; The Dream of Little Tuk; The Naughty Boy; The Red Shoes.Keywords: CHILDREN YOUNG ADULT TEEN FICTION CLASSICS FAIRY TALES FOLKLORE JUNIOR DELUXE EDITIONS HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN LEONARD WEISGARD View more info

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Catalyst

By: Anderson, Laurie Halse

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Speak: 2003

Seller ID: 2207571

ISBN: 0142400017

Condition: Very Good


Sticker to spine and rear wrapper, remainder mark. 2003 Trade Paperback. 232 pp. Meet Kate Malone-straight A science and math geek, minister's daughter, ace long-distance runner, girlfriend, unwilling family caretaker, emotional avoidance champion. Kate manages her life by organizing it, as logically as the periodic table. She can handle it all-or so she thinks. Then, like a string of chemical reactions, everything happens: the Malones' neighbors get burned out of their home and move in. Because her father is a Good Man of God (and a Not Very Thoughtful Parent), Kate has to share her room with... View more info

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The History of Vegas

By: Angel, Jodi

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1736368

Condition: Very Good


First edition. 2005 Hard Cover. Trouble. From the first page of each of the edgy and unrelentingly intense stories in this debut collection, the teenaged characters are headed for big trouble. The adult world has mostly failed them, and they find themselves entering into highly charged situations where they make their own rules, with misguided understanding of the consequences. The stories burn hot and fast, providing searing insights into their world of sex, drugs, drinking, violence, and accidental grace, played out in small, tough towns. Written with raw directness and understanding that ma... View more info

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Flypaper: A Novel

By: Angus, Chris

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Yucca: 2014

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2286485

ISBN: 1631580027

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Faint edge wear. 2014 Trade Paperback. A team of archaeologists venture to remote China to explore several unique and rare burial sites, including a 20,000 year old body frozen in a glacier. The team is faced with numerous obstacles, including thieves, other explorers, the Chinese government and thousands of bands of deathly ill people. View more info

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Thirteen Reasons Why

By: Asher, Jay

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Razorbill: 2017

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2282513

ISBN: 0451478290

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Light edge wear. 2017 Trade Paperback. Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker—his classmate and crush—who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah's voice tells him that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life. Clay is one of them. If he listens, he'll find out why. View more info

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Ship Breaker: A Novel

By: Bacigalupi, Paul

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2010

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2285118

ISBN: 0316056219

Condition: Very Good


Fourth printing. Michael Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature and National Book Award Finalist stickers on front jacket panel. Minor water damage to a few pages. 2010 Hard Cover. 326 pp. In America's flooded Gulf Coast region, oil is scarce, but loyalty is scarcer. Grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts by crews of young people. Nailer, a teenage boy, works the light crew, scavenging for copper wiring just to make quota--and hopefully live to see another day. But when, by luck or by chance, he discovers an exquisite clipper ship beached during a recent hurricane,... View more info

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Nobody's Joan: A Girl of Mystery

By: Berger, Helen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1931

Seller ID: 2289568

Condition: Very Good


Small chip to top edge of front jacket panel, jacket edges lightly rubbed. Bottom page ridge lightly foxed. 1931 Hard Cover. 313 pp. Mystery surrounds the arrival of Joan at the home of Michael Bradford in Washington, D. C. as adventure, intrigue, kidnapping and adventures begin to unfold and abound. View more info

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Valiant: A Modern Faerie Tale

By: Black, Holly

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Simon Pulse: 2006

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2289189

ISBN: 0689868235

Condition: Very Good


6th printing. Endpaper lightly toned. 2006 Trade Paperback. When seventeen-year-old Valerie runs away to New York City, she's trying to escape a life that has utterly betrayed her. Sporting a new identity, she takes up with a gang of squatters who live in the city's labyrinthine subway system. But there's something eerily beguiling about Val's new friends. And when one talks Val into tracking down the lair of a mysterious creature with whom they are all involved, Val finds herself torn between her newfound affection for an honorable monster and her fear of what her new friends are becoming. View more info

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The Boy Inventors' and the Vanishing Gun

By: Bonner, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: M.A. Donohue & Company: 1929

Seller ID: 2275037

Condition: Very Good


One-and-a-half inch closed tear along jacket spine head, jacket edges lightly rubbed. Front and rear boards stained along edge, top page ridge very faintly foxed. 1929 Hard Cover. 287 pp. Illustrated by Charles L. Wrenn. U.S. author of whom nothing is known beyond the fact that his name apparently refers to a real author (not always the case when American juvenile series are concerned). Although his Boy Inventors sequence is neither the first nor the most important of its category, his overall title has been used to describe various series of this sort (see Airship Boys; Radio Boys) – that i... View more info

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Faerie Wars

By: Brennan, Herbie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2004

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 2289186

ISBN: 1582349436

Condition: Very Good


9th printing. Light edge wear. 2004 Trade Paperback. 368 pp. Grade 5-8-Henry Atherton's family is in some disarray when his mother has an affair with his father's female secretary. Henry's escape is helping elderly Mr. Fogarty with chores. Meanwhile, in a parallel world, Pyrgus Malvae, son of the Purple Emperor, is being chased and climbs the fence outside a glue factory where he discovers an evil secret and also comes close to losing his life. His father decides to send his son through a portal to the Analogue World for safety, which results in him mistakenly showing up under the lawn mower a... View more info

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Reiffen's Choice (The Stoneways Trilogy Book One [1])

By: Butler, S.C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tor / Tom Doherty Associates: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264580

ISBN: 0765314770

Condition: Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2006 Hard Cover. 463, [1] pp. 8vo. Author's first novel. Reiffen, only twelve years old, is the true heir to the thrones of both Wayland and Banking. He and his friends Avender and Ferris live in a magical world of talking animals, dwarves, and shape-shifting bears but…he lives with the shame of knowing that no one will ever let him rule these kingdoms, that their crowns will bring him nothing but betrayal and sorrow…and that he is powerless. Reiffen will have only a short life of child's innocence, a brief respite from the trial of impossible adult resp... View more info

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The House of Power (Atherton No. 1)

By: Carman, Patrick

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286479

ISBN: 0316166715

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Light edge wear. 2008 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. Edgar, a gifted climber, secretly scales the treacherous walls separating the three worlds of Atherton: the humble grove that is his home...a mysterious highland realm of untold beauty and sinister secrets ...and a vast wasteland below, where a monstrous danger lurks that could destroy them all. View more info

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Summerland

By: Chabon, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Miramax Books / Hyperion Books for Children: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274031

ISBN: 0786808772

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Base of cover spine and top jacket edge lightly discolored. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 500 pp. 8vo. The first novel intended for young readers by the author of the Pulitzer Prize winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay. For over a century, the people of Clam Island, Washington, have enjoyed barbecues and baseball games at Summerland, on the Western tip of the island, where it never rains. The small beings – known as ferishers – who ensure this perfect weather, however, are threatened by an ancient enemy, and need a hero – a bas... View more info

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The White Mountains (The Tripods, Book No. 2)

By: Christopher, John

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Collier: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2260536

ISBN: 0020427115

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 1988 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 214 pp. Long Ago, The Tripods -- huge, three-legged machines -- descended upon Earth and took control. People no longer understand automation nor machines, and unquestioningly accept the Tripods' power. But for a time in each person's life -- in childhood -- he is not a slave. Will still has time to escape. View more info

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Waiting for You

By: Colasanti, Susane

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Speak: 2010

Seller ID: 2261846

ISBN: 0142415758

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. At the beginning of sophomore year, Marisa is ready for a fresh start and, hopefully, her first real boyfriend. Derek is clearly the boy Marisa has been waiting for, but there's just one problem. He already has a girlfriend. Then there's Nash, the dorktastic boy next door with zero boyfriend potential. So of course Nash wants to take his friendship with Marisa to the next level. View more info

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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, Book #1)

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2010

Seller ID: 1977641

ISBN: 0439023521

Condition: Fine


NEW From Publisher. 2010 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 374 pp. In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in an annual televised event called, The Hunger Games, a fight to the death on live TV. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives alone with her mother and younger sister, regards it as a death sentence wh... View more info

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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, Book #3)

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1875440

ISBN: 0439023513

Condition: Fine


Reprint. Brand new from publisher. Includes original jacket.Fine. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 400 pp. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she's made it out of the bloody arena alive, she's still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what's worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is safe either. Not Katniss's family, not her friends, not the people of District 12. Powerful and haunting, this thrilling final installmen... View more info

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Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, Book 3)

By: Collins, Suzanne

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2283919

ISBN: 0439023513

Condition: Near Fine


Faint stain along top edge of rear jacket inside panel. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 390 pp. Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she's made it out of the bloody arena alive, she's still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what's worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is safe either. Not Katniss's family, not her friends, not the people of District 12. View more info

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The Book of Totally Irresponsible Science: 64 Daring Experiments for Young Scientists

By: Connolly, Sean

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Workman Publishing: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2261805

ISBN: 076115020X

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2008 Hard Cover. xv, 205 pp. What could be more fun for kids than to have the kind of rip-roaring good time that harkens back to pre-video game, pre-computer days? Introducing 64 valuable science experiments that snap, crackle, pop, ooze, crash, boom, and stink! From Marshmallows on Steroids to Home-Made Lightning, the Sandwich Bag Bomb to Giant Air Cannon, The Book of Totally Irresponsible Science awakens kids' curiosity while demonstrating scientific principles like osmosis, air pressure, and Newton's Third Law of Motion. Kids will love performing these experiments, which use co... View more info

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The Graper Girls: A Story of Three Sisters

By: Corbett, Elizabeth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1931

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2289569

Condition: Very Good


Second printing. A few small stains on front jacket panel. Very minor general wear. 1931 Hard Cover. 280 pp. Illustrated by Ruth King. The Grapers are girls of high-school age, one an athlete, one a student, and one a typical popular girl. They take turns in telling the story, so that we get the views of each girl about the others in addition to the multitude of boys and some older people who enter the story. View more info

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Deadline

By: Crutcher, Chris

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Greenwillow Books: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2263265

ISBN: 0060850914

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2009 Trade Paperback. 316, [14] pp. How can a pint-sized, smart-ass eighteen-year-old make his mark on the world from Nowheresville, Idaho—especially when he only has one year left to do it? When Ben Wolf learns his senior year of high school will be his last year, period, he is determined to go out in a blaze of glory. That means not letting anyone know about his diagnosis. It means trying out for the football team. It means giving his close-minded civics teacher a daily migraine. It means going for the amazingly perfect, fascinating Dallas Suzuki. But living with a secret... View more info

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The Named (Guardians of Time No. 1)

By: Curley, Marianne

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2005

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2289185

ISBN: 1582349134

Condition: Near Fine


4th printing. An exceptional copy. 2005 Trade Paperback. Ethan lives a secret life as a Guardian of the Named. Under the guidance of Arkarian, his mentor, and with the help of Isabel, his unlikely but highly capable apprentice, Ethan has become a valued member of this other-worldly corps. As the only defense against the evil Order of Chaos, the Named travel through time to prevent the Order from altering history and thereby gaining power in the present and the future. View more info

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The Maze Runner

By: Dashner, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 2010

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2281710

ISBN: 0385737955

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. An exceptional copy. 2010 Trade Paperback. Book one in the blockbuster Maze Runner series that spawned a movie franchise and ushered in a worldwide phenomenon! And don’t miss The Fever Code, the highly-anticipated series conclusion that finally reveals the story of how the maze was built! View more info

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Stand Fast and Reply

By: Davis, Lavinia R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289566

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges very lightly rubbed. Spine slightly cocked, top page ridge very faintly foxed. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 278 pp. For Bitsy, at first bored and horrified by the fact that with Dad in the Army and no money she and her mother and brother must go back to Cousin Bertha's Ohio farm. Cousin Tim, at first awkward and gangling, proves to be really her kind more than the glamor boy she had mooned over at Sea Cliff. The endless physical labor of the farm, with its intangible returns in cash make Bitsy's ultimate choice of the farm rathe... View more info

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A Sea Between

By: Davis, Lavinia R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289567

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket spine head chipped which partially obscures author name, jacket spine base chipped. 1945 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 266 pp. An honest and revealing novel of the problems older girls face today. View more info

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Blue Bloods (Blue Bloods, Book 1)

By: De La Cruz, Melissa

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Hyperion Paperbacks: 2007

Seller ID: 2265105

ISBN: 142310126X

Condition: Near Fine


Rear wrapper creased. 2007 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 302 pp. Schuyler Van Alen is confused about what is happening to her. Her veins are starting to turn blue, and she's starting to crave raw meat. Soon, her world is thrust into an intricate maze of secret societies and bitter intrigue. Schuyler has never been a part of the trendy crowd at her prestigious New York private school. Now, all of a sudden, Jack Force, the most popular guy in school, is showing an interest in her. And when one of the popular girls is found dead, Schuyler and Jack are determined t... View more info

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Revelations (Blue Bloods, Book 3)

By: De La Cruz, Melissa

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Disney / Hyperion Paperbacks: 2009

Seller ID: 2265106

ISBN: 1423102290

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2009 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 264 pp. Have you ever wondered what secrets lurk behind the closed doors of New York City's wealthiest families? They're powerful, they're famous... they're undead. Schuyler Van Alen's blood legacy has just been called into question-is the young vampire in fact a Blue Blood, or is it the sinister Silver Blood that runs through her veins? As controversy swirls, Schuyler is left stranded in the Force household, trapped under the same roof as her cunning nemesis, Mimi Force, and her forbidden crush, Jack Force. When ... View more info