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The Chain

By: Adrian McKinty

Price: $11.59

Publisher: Mulholland Books: July 2019

Seller ID: 19209

ISBN: 031653126X

Condition: New


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Mars Life (The Grand Tour)

By: Ben Bova

Price: $35.10

Publisher: Tor Books: August 2008

Seller ID: 16481

ISBN: 0765317877

Condition: New


Jamie Waterman discovered the cliff dwelling on Mars, and the fact that an intelligent race lived on the red planet sixty-five million years ago, only to be driven into extinction by the crash of a giant meteor. Now the exploration of Mars is itself under threat of extinction, as the ultraconservative New Morality movement gains control of the U.S. government and cuts off all funding for the Mars program. Meanwhile, Carter Carleton, an anthropologist who was driven from his university post by unproven charges of rape, has started to dig up the remains of a Martian village. Science and poli... View more info

The Gifted School: A Novel

By: Bruce Holsinger

Price: $15.15

Publisher: Riverhead Books: July 2019

Seller ID: 16967

ISBN: 0525534962

Condition: New


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Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy, Book One)

By: C.S. Lewis

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Scribner: October 1996

Seller ID: 16893

ISBN: 0684833646

Condition: New


Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C. S. Lewis's Space Trilogy, of which "Out of the Silent Planet" is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus's "The Plague" and George Orwell's "1984" as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy's central figure, C. S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. El... View more info

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That Hideous Strength (Scribner Classics)

By: C.S. Lewis

Price: $18.39

Publisher: Scribner: October 1996

Seller ID: 18867

ISBN: 0684833670

Condition: New


Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C. S. Lewis's Space Trilogy, of which "That Hideous Strength" is the third volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus's "The Plague" and George Orwell's "1984" as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of its moral concerns. For the trilogy's central figure, C. S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin... View more info

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Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine

By: Damon Tweedy M.D.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Picador: September 2015

Seller ID: 16663

ISBN: 1250044634

Condition: Used - Like New


New condition with clean text and tight binding except for mild shelfwear. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Like a Mighty Army: A Novel in the Safehold Series

By: David Weber

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Tor Books: February 2014

Seller ID: 17316

ISBN: 0765321564

Condition: New


For centuries, the world of Safehold, last redoubt of the human race, lay under the unchallenged rule of the Church of God Awaiting. The Church permitted nothing new--no new inventions, no new understandings of the world. What no one knew was that the Church was an elaborate fraud--a high-tech system established by a rebel faction of Safehold's founders, meant to keep humanity hidden from the powerful alien race that had destroyed old Earth. Then awoke Merlyn Athrawes, cybvernetic avatar of a warrior a thousand years dead, felled in the war in which Earth was lost. Monk, warrior, co... View more info

Much Ado About Lewrie: An Alan Lewrie Naval Adventure (Alan Lewrie Naval Adventures)

By: Dewey Lambdin

Price: $16.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: May 2019

Seller ID: 19113

ISBN: 1250103665

Condition: New


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Edgar Allan Poe Complete Stories and Poems

By: Edgar Allan Poe

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Inc: January 2012

Seller ID: 3359

ISBN: 1435144589

Condition: New


Twenty-seven grisly tales from the master of gothic fiction range from chilling horror to suspenseful mysteryFew authors' names conjure up such an air of ghoulish terror as that of Edgar Allan Poe. Although best known for his classic gothic horror tales such as "The Pit and the Pendulum," "The Fall of the House of Usher," or "The Premature Burial," he also wrote mystery thrillers like "The Murders in the Rue Morgue" or "The Mystery of Marie Roget," and curious stories like "The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether." The best of his chilling horror stories and other suspenseful tales a... View more info

Winter in Paradise

By: Elin Hilderbrand

Price: $23.70

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: October 2018

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 16610

ISBN: 0316435511

Condition: Collectible - Like New


SIGNED by author. Stated First Edition with full number line. Clean text and tight binding. New condition except for light shelfwear to the dustjacket. Gift quality. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Summerland: A Novel

By: Elin Hilderbrand

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Reagan Arthur Books: June 2012

Seller ID: 17252

ISBN: 031609983X

Condition: New


A warm June evening, a local tradition: the students of Nantucket High have gathered for a bonfire on the beach. But what begins as a graduation night celebration ends in tragedy after a horrible car crash leaves the driver of the car, Penny Alistair, dead, and her twin brother in a coma. The other passengers, Penny's boyfriend Jake and her friend Demeter, are physically unhurt - but the emotional damage is overwhelming, and questions linger about what happened before Penny took the wheel. As summer unfolds, startling truths are revealed about the survivors and their parents - secrets kept... View more info

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Decline and Fall

By: Evelyn Waugh

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: December 2012

Seller ID: 18874

ISBN: 0316216305

Condition: New


Sent down from Oxford after a wild, drunken party, Paul Pennyfeather is oddly surprised to find himself qualifying for the position of schoolmaster at a boys' private school in Wales. His colleagues are an assortment of misfits, rascals and fools, including Prendy (plagued by doubts) and Captain Grimes, who is always in the soup (or just plain drunk). Then Sports Day arrives, and with it the delectable Margot Beste-Chetwynde, floating on a scented breeze. As the farce unfolds in Evelyn Waugh's dazzling debut as a novelist, the young run riot and no one is safe, least of all Paul. View more info

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Us Against You: A Novel (Beartown)

By: Fredrik Backman

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Atria Books: June 2018

Seller ID: 16450

ISBN: 1501160796

Condition: New


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Bomber Missions: Aviation Art of World War II

By: G.E. Patrick Murray

Price: $17.05

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: January 2006

Seller ID: 16665

ISBN: 0760783098

Condition: Used - Like New


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Halo: Primordium: Book Two of the Forerunner Saga

By: Greg Bear

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Tor Books: January 2012

Seller ID: 16500

ISBN: 0765323974

Condition: New


"A long time ago, I was a living, breathing human being. I went mad. I served my enemies. They became my only friends.""Since then, I've traveled back and forth across this galaxy, and out to the spaces between galaxies--a greater reach than any human before me. ""You have asked me to tell you about that time. Since you are the last true Reclaimer, I must obey. Are you recording? Good. Because my memory is failing rapidly. I doubt I'll be able to finish the story.""Once, on my birth-world, a world I knew as Erde-Tyrene, and which now is called Earth, my name was Chakas..."In the... View more info

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Above the Timberline

By: Gregory Manchess

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Gallery / Saga Press: October 2017

Seller ID: 16569

ISBN: 1481459236

Condition: New


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The Complete Fiction of H. P. Lovecraft (Chartwell Classics)

By: H. P. Lovecraft

Price: $15.15

Publisher: Chartwell Books: July 2016

Seller ID: 17094

ISBN: 0785834206

Condition: New


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Through Darkest Europe: A Novel

By: Harry Turtledove

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Tor Books: September 2018

Seller ID: 19131

ISBN: 0765379988

Condition: New


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Fateful Choices: Ten Decisions That Changed the World, 1940-1941

By: Ian Kershaw

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Penguin Press: May 2007

Seller ID: 16662

ISBN: 1594201234

Condition: Used - Like New


Publisher's remainder in new condition with clean text and tight binding except for mild shelfwear to the dustjacket and boards. Otherwise new. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library or BCE. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Some People, Some Other Place

By: J. California Cooper

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Doubleday: October 2004

Seller ID: 16528

ISBN: 0385496826

Condition: New


"J. California Cooper returns with a sweeping novel about love and heartbreak, perseverance and luck, telling her tale with an insight and grace that reaffirms Alice Walker's words of praise for her previous works: "Her style is deceptively simple and direct and the vale of tears in which her characters reside is never so deep that a rich chuckle at a person's foolishness cannot be heard." "In her acclaimed novels and short stories, J. California Cooper has created moving portraits of people striving to make their way in a hard, often unjust world. Whether it explores the blatant racia... View more info