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(George)

By: Konigsburg, E. L.

Price: $6.46

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000155

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


George is a quiet boy, doesn't talk much and is in an accelerated class for organic chemistry. He has a lab partner, William, and wants so much to be his friend that nothing he does seems wrong. However, things begin to disappear from the lab, and the lab partners have loud quarrels. The jacket is worn at the top and a small part of the top spine is worn away. The bottom is worn at the corners and spine. The front flap is curled up at the end, and the jacket back has a p... View more info

A Cabin for Crusoe

By: Severn, David

Price: $10.12

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1946

Seller ID: CH-12153

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Binding is very good, very slight wear at the corners and spine. A red cloth cover, it has a few spots on it that are darker than the overall cover. The back has a white line on top of the cover. 242 pages, one has a small tear at the bottom, otherwise fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

A Lot like You

By: Pinsker, Judith

Price: $22.14

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH-01190

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Minor edge wear on bottom of jacket; otherwise fine. 164 pages, fine; no marks or tears noted. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

A Trap of Gold

By: Smith, Alison

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000069

ISBN: 0396087213

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Reading level: Ages 10 and up. Thirteen year old Margaret finds a mysterious, shadowy figure watching her as she searches for a lost gold nugget from an abandoned mine. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

And This is Laura

By: Conford, Ellen

Price: $5.98

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Little Brown & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000957

ISBN: 0316153001

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Laura, twelve-years-old, comes from a family of overachievers and wishes that she were special in some was as well. She then discovers she has psychic ability, which nobody else in her family has. 179 pages, no marks or tears. The binding has an area that looks a bit different in the right light, possibly a water spill. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Barren Revenge

By: Penn, John

Price: $11.96

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 000312

ISBN: 0385265344

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


A Crime-Club novel. A series of unrelated petty crimes culminates in the murder of Judge Sir Leo Farling's houseman in his Cotswold mansion. Could revenge be the motive, and Sir Leo the target? Detective-Superintendant George Thorne of the Thames Valley Police is immediately called to investigate. As he does, he is distracted by the mysterious disappearance of his wife Miranda. The binding is fine, no shelf wear. The jacket is bound in a library cover and has no wear. Th... View more info

Cages

By: Kehret, Peg

Price: $6.44

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Cobblehill Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001625

ISBN: 0525650628

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Seventh printing. Kit and her best friend, Tracy, entertain themselves by pretending to be Harriet Headline and Sharon Shocker, reporters for a tabloid newspaper. But even the outrageous headlines they invent can't help Kit laugh away a series of problems at home and school. Her frustration builds until Kit, in a moment of self-pity, makes a major mistake. She finds herself in trouble - with her family and the police. When she tries to hide what she has done, her difficu... View more info

Challenge of the Coulee

By: Graham, Janette Sargeant

Price: $5.54

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000148

Condition: Very Good


Syd Clayton, 17 years old, is full of energy, ambition and impatience. He feels the Coulee walls around their ranch will keep him from becoming an engineer. He is determined to get the ranch out of the red and builds a tractor and irrigation system. It appears that problems on the ranch are someone's doing and not just luck. Their hired hand disappears and Syd finds himself in deep trouble. The only way out is to find the hired hand himself. Ex-lib, usual markings. The s... View more info

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Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul III : 101 More Stories of Life, Love and Learning (Chicken Soup for the Soul Ser. )

By: Canfield, Jack L. ; Hansen, Mark Victor; Kirberger, Kimberly

Price: $6.44

Publisher: Deerfield Beach, Fl, U. S. A., Health Communications, Incorporated: 2000

Seller ID: 001152

ISBN: 1558747613

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Jack, Mark and Kimberly understand that, more and more, life is a struggle for you. Not just dealing with the tragedies that seem to plague you so often, but also in handling the daily pressures that fill your life - and often feel overwhelming. This book, even more so than the first two volumes in this series, goes deeper into the issues you face every day. It will help you, and will serve as your guide and constant companion. Most of the stories are written by teenager... View more info

Chris's Story, Paula & Bob's Story

By: Buchholz, Don

Price: $5.54

Publisher: Curriculum And Development Group: 1994

Seller ID: CH-01088

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Book is half one way, half the other so reader can decide at different points how they want the story to go. 188 pages, no marks or tears noted. View more info

Confessions of a Prime Time Kid

By: Harris, Mark Jonathan

Price: $7.38

Publisher: New York, Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000491

ISBN: 0688039790

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


A'Weekly Reader, Especially for Girls' book. Margaret O'Brien Muldaur, better known as Meg, has been acting ever since she was six years old. Now that she's thirteen she's a TV star. What's it like to be famous? Meg tells all in her memoirs. Binding has slight wear on side and bottom edges. 138 pages, no marks or tears. Binding is tight, as if never read. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Friday's Child

By: Lambert, Janet

Price: $16.56

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1947

Seller ID: R-12002

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Cover is good, wear at all corners. Cover itself is printed to look like cloth, and has a necklace with locket on the front. Prior owner's name written on inside cover. A Jordon Book, dedicated to "all those girls whose letters I have been unable to answer. " Pages are fine, no marks or tears. Spine is tight. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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Homeless Bird

By: Whelan, Gloria

Price: $12.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Harpercollins Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 004103

ISBN: 0060284544

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Winner of the National Book Award. Like many girls her age in India, thirteen-year-old Koly is getting married. When she discovers that the husband her parents have chosen for her is a sickly boy with wicked parents, Koly wishes she could flee. According to tradition, though, she has no choice. On her wedding day, Koly's fate is sealed. In the wake of her marriage, Koly fnds herself alone in a strange city of white-sari-clad women. Her only choice seems to be to shed her... View more info

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Homeless Bird

By: Whelan, Gloria

Price: $8.28

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U. S. A., Harpercollins Childrens Books: 2000

Edition: Thirteenth Printing

Seller ID: 001560

ISBN: 0060284544

Condition: New in New dust jacket


This is a National Book Award Winner. The story for young adults is about a girl named Koly, who lives in India and is thirteen-years-old. She, like many other girls her age, is getting married. When she discovers that the husband her parents have chosen for her is a sickly boy with wicked parents, Koly wishes she could flee. According to tradition, though, she has no choice. On her wedding day, Koly's fate is sealed. In the wake of her marriage, however, Koly's life tak... View more info

In the Wings

By: Goldman, Katie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dial Press: 1982

Seller ID: CH-01167

ISBN: 0803739680

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


HB with DJ. First printing. DJ is very good, slight we at corners and one small tear at top right. Binding is fine. Library stamp and envelope on inside front cover; stamped also on inside back cover. 166 pages, fine. View more info

In the Wings

By: Goldman, Katie

Price: $7.38

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., The Dial Press: 1982

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: N-07008

ISBN: 0803739680

Condition: Near Fine


Playing one of the lead roles in her school's production of "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" helps Jessie forget about the increasing rift between her parents. Jacket has a small tear in the back bottom, and a 1 1/4" tear from the top. There are scuffs, with a piece missing on the bottom front. The spine is chipped top and bottom. Light wear at edges. One corner of the binding is worn. Has normal ex-lib marks. 166 pages, no marks or tears. 8vo - over 7¾"... View more info

May Iverson: Her Book

By: Jordan, Elizabeth

Price: $6.44

Publisher: New York, Harper And Brothers Publishers: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000127

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Spine is loose; frontispiece missing. Binding has bumped corners, unraveling slightly at top and bottom of spine. Decorated blue cloth w/ sepia paste-on. Some of the pages and drawings are loose. Six illustrations of eight are in the book. Small marks on a smattering of pages. 282 pages, no tears or other marks or omissions noted. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Meg; the Treasure Nobody Saw

By: Walker, Holly Beth

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Western Publishing: 1970

Seller ID: CH-01225

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


1970; HB. #3. Pictoral covers, illustrated by Cliff Schule. The binding is good on the outside, some wear at the corners and one little hole at the back of the spine. The spine on the inside is starting to pull away on front and back. Former owner 's name written on the first page. 136 pages, slightly yellowed, no marks or tears noted. 5 x 7.5. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Million Dollar Jeans

By: Roy, Ronald

Price: $5.52

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Dutton/Plume: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000807

ISBN: 052544047X

Condition: Poor


Tommy and Twig are attempting to bear the hot, empty stretch of summer before them, and trying not to get tossed out of the air-conditioned drug store. All that changes when a tall, beautiful blonde woman buys Tommy a lottery ticket as a reward for returning her wallet. The number proves to be a winner; now Tommy has to find that ticket! The binding is fine except the lower left corner, looks as though it was truly "chewed by the dog." An ex-library, the jacket i... View more info

One Fat Summer

By: Lipsyte, Robert

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1978

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 000573

ISBN: 0553143069

Condition: Very Good


Bobby's family had a summer home near Rumson Lake, where they spent each summer. Bobby was big boned and fat, kids always made fun of his 14-year old body."I always hated the summertime. When people take off their clothes. In the winter you can hide yourself. But in the summer they can see your thick legs and your wobbly backside and your big belly and soft arms. And they laugh." A well-written and sensitive book with humor and teenage threats. The green binding... View more info

Pollyanna's Debt of Honor

By: Lummis Smith, Harriet

Price: $11.07

Publisher: New York, A. L. Burt Company: 1927

Seller ID: 000921

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


One in a series of "Pollyana" books. The purple binding has gilt lettering. The bottom corners and spine ends are worn. The spine is a bit lightened. 332 pages, a gift inscription is in the front, otherwise no marks or tears. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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Replay

By: Creech, Sharon

Price: $11.04

Publisher: New York, New York, U. S. A., Joanna Cotler Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002524

ISBN: 0060540192

Condition: New in New dust jacket


A book for 8 - 12 years old. He may have been given a bit part in the school play. But Leo, 12 years old, dreams he is the biggest star on Broadway. Sure, his big, noisy family makes him feel lilke a sardine squashed in a tin but in his fantasy he gets all the attention he wants. Yes, his papa seems sad and distracted but Leo imagines him as a boy, tap-dancing and singing with delight. That's why they call Leo "fog boy. " He's always dreaming, always replaying th... View more info

Seventeen

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $5.06

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1959

Seller ID: CH-01168

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Cover is good, some edgewear and scuffs, no tears. 184 pages, yellowed with age. Complete and unabridged. No marks or tears noted 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

Seventeen

By: Tarkington, Booth

Price: $7.36

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1916

Seller ID: N-20005

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


This would be a fun gift - the binding is attached upside down! It has slight bumps at the corners, otherwise fine. Cover is wheat color in a pattern of linen. 249 pages, 5.25" x 8.25" high. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Stories of Adventure

By: London, Jack

Price: $8.77

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Castle Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000171

ISBN: 0890093474

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A beautiful copy of "46 dramatic short stories" with original illustrations. Also the full original story "The Game" is included. An introduction written by Russ kingman. The binding is fine, no marks; the jacket is turned up a bit at the bottom spine and at the back flap. 482 pages of fairly small print, no tears or marks on the pages. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info