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THE ARMSTRONG REPORT, "They Need Us, We Don't Need Them", Armstrong, Virgil
1 Armstrong, Virgil THE ARMSTRONG REPORT, "They Need Us, We Don't Need Them"
Village of Oak, AZ Self Published/Entheos Publishing 1988 First Edition Stiff Card Paperback Very Good + Uncorrected Book Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
145pp., text only. Uncorrected proof edition. Book clean, square and tight. Stiff card wrapper unmarked, only the tiniest bump to lower corner. Contents include: First USA capture of a UFO, Extraterrestrial threat, Personal ET experiences, Government conspiracy, ET's and UFO's, Conclusion, Afterthoughts, more. Weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 10.22 AUD
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BAD FAITH :  A Forgotten History of Family and Fatherland, Carmen Callil
2 Carmen Callil BAD FAITH : A Forgotten History of Family and Fatherland
London Jonathan Cape 2006 0224078461 / 9780224078467 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Proof Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxv, + 560 pages. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Printed card wrapper negligibly edge-bumped only. "Although personally responsible for the deportation of thousands of French Jews, Darquier was never brought to justice and spent the years after the war in Madrid. In Carmel Callil's masterful account Darquier's ascent to power during the years leading up to the Second World War comes to mirror the rise of French anti-Semitism and the role it played in the horrors that were to follow . . . " Book weight approx. 890g. * Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote. 
Price: 20.68 AUD
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THE GOOD PEOPLE, Cockayne, Steve
3 Cockayne, Steve THE GOOD PEOPLE
London Atom (Imprint: Time Warner) 2006 1904233929 / 9781904233923 Pre-Publication Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Book Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
343pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper lightly bumped only. " . . . Steve Cockayne's first novel for younger readers is both a spellbinding adventure story, and an extraordinarily powerful novel of growing up . . . " Deep in the English countryside, Kenneth Storey and his older brother have discovered the land of Arboria - a kingdom of adventure . . . Contents of this bookproof copy include: Prelims., 10 chapters. Book weight approx. 370g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.54 AUD
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4 Coonts, Stephen FLIGHT OF THE INTRUDER
London Sidgwick & Jackson 1987 Softcover Good Uncorrected Book Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
329pp. Book square. Spine firm. Blue/grey limp wrapper mildly soiled, edgeworn and bumped. Former owner's sticker affixed to half-title page, otherwise leaves clean. An Uncorrected Book Proof [proposed British publication date: 14 May, 1987] of the author's debut novel, a story of U.S. Naval pilots involved in the Vietnam War . . . Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 17.58 AUD
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5 Delingpole, James THINLY DISGUISED AUTOBIOGRAPHY
London Picador 2003 0330493361 / 9780330493369 1st Impression Softcover Near Fine Uncorrected Bound Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
476pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated, printed card wrapper undamaged. An Advance Reading Copy from uncorrected proofs, with a provisional publication date of 18 July, 2003. "Josh starts his first year at Oxford bursting with hopes, ambitions and ludicrously unrealistic expectations. 'Thinly Disguised Autobiography' is the story of his rude awakening, from the sleaze of Fleet Street to the terror of the LA Riots, from clubbing at the Wag to roughing it at Glastonbury, from Oxford to London via Venice, Spetses, Laguna Beach and Bromsgrove. Book weight approx. 640g. 
Price: 12.22 AUD
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TOWARDS ANOTHER SUMMER, Frame, Janet
6 Frame, Janet TOWARDS ANOTHER SUMMER
North Sydney, N.S.W., Australia Vintage Books 2007 1741667240 / 9781741667240 Uncorrected Bound Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Bound Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
203pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. " . . . a meditation on the themes of exile and return, homesickness and not knowing where home really is. It is suffused with beauty and tenderness and shot through with self-deprecating humour, knowingness and frailty . . . Janet Frame wrote this small and exquisite novel in 1963 whilst taking a break from her longest novel, 'The Adaptable Man'. It is a highly personal work that she did not want published until after her death." Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.54 AUD
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BEING OF THE FIELD : Book One. Triad of Being, Harding, Traci
7 Harding, Traci BEING OF THE FIELD : Book One. Triad of Being
Australia HarperVoyager 2009 0732281229 / 9780732281229 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Proof Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xii, + 436pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed and indented, small, soft corner crease to rear panel. Book One of the 'Triad of Being' series. Book weight approx. 600g. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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8 Kittle, Katrina TRAVELLING LIGHT: Scream the Message of True Love
London Hodder & Stoughton 2000 034076872X / 9780340768723 1st. U.K.Impression Softcover Near Fine Uncorrected Bound Proof Small 8vo 
310pp., book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss card wrapper undamaged. An uncorrected bound proof copy of the author's first novel. The story is relationship-based, featuring 'Summer', whose promising dance career is ended by injury and, finds her settling reluctantly into an unwanted career as a school teacher. Her long-term relationship with Nicholas becomes strained , and her brother Todd may have no future-he is HIV positive . . . Book weight approx. 250g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 10.34 AUD
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FAIREST, Levine, Gail Carson
9 Levine, Gail Carson FAIREST
New York HarperCollins Children's Books 2006 0060734086 / 9780060734084 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Proof Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
328pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a very small, soft corner crease to front panel. "In this spellbinding tale filled with humour, adventure, romance and song, Newbery Honor author Gail Carson Levine invites you to join Aza as she discovers how exquisite she truly is." Book weight approx. 400g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 12.22 AUD
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THOR'S TALE : Adventure and Endurance in the Southern Ocean, Marriott, Janice
10 Marriott, Janice THOR'S TALE : Adventure and Endurance in the Southern Ocean
Pymble, N.S.W., Australia HarperCollins 2006 1869505727 / 9781869505721 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
168pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper negligibly marked. "Eleven-year-old Thor is the lowest of the low at a subantarctic whaling station. As a whaler's boy, he spends long, hard days loading coal . . . Until the day a ghostly ship emerges from the mists. It is 'Endurance', carrying Shackleton and his intrepid explorers . . . " Book weight approx. 160g. Postage charge will be reduced as this book will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 13.16 AUD
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AFTER RIVER, Milner, Donna
11 Milner, Donna AFTER RIVER
London Quercus 2008 1847244432 / 9781847244437 Uncorrected Proof Copy Softcover Very Good Uncorrected Proof Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
346pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated soft card wrapper very good, small mark to rear cover. From the rear panel: "The border collie leapt over the picket fence and raced past the barn, a blur of black and white, barking a belated warning . . . He smiled at us from the other side of the fence as the border collie licked his hand. Mom smiled back, smoothed her damp apron and started down the porch steps. I hesitated for only a moment before I put down the laundry basket and followed. We met him at the gate. She was expecting him. She wasn't expecting the heartache that would follow like a cold wind . . . " Book weight approx. 555g. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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THE WIVES OF HENRY OADES, Moran, Johanna
12 Moran, Johanna THE WIVES OF HENRY OADES
Sydney Harper Collins 2009 0007339410 / 9780007339419 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Uncorrected proof copy. 367pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. "In 1890, Henry Oades decided to undertake the arduous sea voyage from England to New Zealand in order to further his family's fortunes. Here they settled on the lush but wild coast . . . a darkly comic but moving historical fiction debut about love and family, based on a controversial court case from the early 1900s." Book weight approx. 400g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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BEST MATE, Morpurgo, Michael
13 Morpurgo, Michael BEST MATE
London HarperCollins Children's Books 2007 0007262434 / 9780007262434 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Bound Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
219pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease to rear panel. "When Patrick saves a litter of greyhound puppies from the canal, he can't bear to hand them all over to the RSPCA . . . Patrick christens his puppy Best Mate, and that's what he becomes . . . " Book weight approx. 241g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.92 AUD
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MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER (Uncorrected Proof), Oliveira, Robin
14 Oliveira, Robin MY NAME IS MARY SUTTER (Uncorrected Proof)
London Fig Tree / Penguin 2010 Uncorrected Proof Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Proof Copy 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xiii, + 364pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, light reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper near fine. "On the eve of the American Civil War, a brilliant, headstrong midwife from New York is dreaming of becoming a surgeon. Eager to escape the pains of a broken heart and a life in the shadow of her more beautiful twin sister, she travels to Washington to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded . . . " Book weight approx. 510g. 
Price: 15.04 AUD
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HART & BOOT & Other Stories (Advance Uncorrected Proof), Pratt, Tim
15 Pratt, Tim HART & BOOT & Other Stories (Advance Uncorrected Proof)
San Francisco, CA Night Shade Books 2007 1597800538 / 9781597800532 1st Thus Softcover Very Good + Advanced Uncorrected Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
209pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Advance Uncorrected Proof 'Solicitation Art' gloss wrapper (design by Richard Marchand) lightly edgeworn only. " . . . a stunning collection of 13 stories of the fantastic. Critics have called Pratt's short fiction 'quite Gaiman-esque . . . ' and this comparison is not unfounded." Some of the short fiction within this collection have previously been published in magazines and journals. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 26.32 AUD
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16 Ramsay, Eileen A WAY OF FORGIVING
London Hodder & Stoughton 2004 0340832584 / 9780340832585 Advance Reading Copy Card Softcover Near Fine. Advanced Reading Copy (ARC) 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
375pp. Book clean, spine nominally concave. Leaves clean. Gloss, pictorially-illustrated card wrapper trivially splayed and bumped on lower front foredge corner. In the style of Cathy Kelly and Charlotte Bingham, this ADVANCE READING COPY is a relationship-based story of Sophie Winter, five years after her marriage ends with a terrible accusation, now happy in a new job at Scotland's new Parliament and a fulfilling social life. A family wedding in Tuscany brings her into contact with Raffaele de Nardis; her proud, passionate, handsome ex-husband... Book weight approx. 500gms. 
Price: 15.51 AUD
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THE FORESHADOWING, Sedgwick, Marcus
17 Sedgwick, Marcus THE FORESHADOWING
Great Britain Orion Children's Books 2005 1842552198 / 9781842552193 Uncorrected Proof Copy Softcover Very Good + Uncorrected Book Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
278pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "It is 1915. Sasha Fox is seventeen years old and she has a terrible gift. She can see the future. Her premonitions show her horrors on the battlefields of the Somme, corpse worms crawling over the faces of the soldiers soon to die. And worse, they show her what will happen to her brothers Edgar and Tim . . . " Book weight approx. 315g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 16.03 AUD
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TWO CANADIAN CLUBS AND DRY MARTINI AT THE MARTINI DEN, Williams, Gabrielle
18 Williams, Gabrielle TWO CANADIAN CLUBS AND DRY MARTINI AT THE MARTINI DEN
Sydney, N.S.W., Australia Flamingo/Harper Collins 2001 0732269164 / 9780732269166 Uncorrected Bound Proof Softcover Near Fine Uncorrected Bound Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
231pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper near fine. "Elli has been dumped by Ben, so she's fragile to say the least. Certainly in no mood for a new relationship . . . " Book weight approx. 260g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 18.80 AUD
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19 Wilson, A.N. GENTLEMEN IN ENGLAND: A Vision
London Hamish Hamilton Uncorrected Book Proof [1985] Softcover Very Good Uncorrected Book Proof 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
310pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed limp wrappers creased on rear, short closed tears and fingermarks. Relationship-based novel, set in 'Victorian' England . . . Book weight approx. 420g. 
Price: 10.34 AUD
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20 Wooff, Erica MUD PUPPY. Proof Copy.
London The Women's Press 2002 0704347393 / 9780704347397 Uncorrected Proof Copy Soft Cover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
vii, 273pp., clean, tight pages. Heavy paper wrapper has negligible bump top foredge, else unmarked. Author's first full length novel, having had a previously published short story, and a trilogy of stories adapted and performed at the 1999 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Book weight approx. 330g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 15.82 AUD
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