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Book cover ofThe Incredible Crime
  • THE INCREDIBLE CRIME

  • Author: Lois AUSTEN-LEIGH
  • Publisher: British Library
  • Comments:

    This is a first printing of the British Library re-issue B format paperback (130 x 198 mm).  The title was originally published by Herbert Jenkins in 1931.  Read once very carefully.  Lois Austen-Leigh was the great-great niece of Jane Austen.

    A Cambridge Mystery.

    SYNOPSIS:  “Prince’s College, Cambridge, is a peaceful and scholarly community, enlivened by Prudence....

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Book cover ofThe dead shall be raised
  • THE DEAD SHALL BE RAISED & THE MURDER OF A QUACK

  • Author: George BELLAIRS
  • Publisher: British Library
  • Comments:

    This is a first printing of the British Library re-issue B format paperback (130 x 198 mm). Introduction by Martin Edwards.  The titles were originally published by John Gifford in 1942 and 1943 respectively.  Read once very carefully.

    Two classic cases featuring Detective Inspector Littlejohn.

    SYNOPSIS:  “In the winter of 1940, the Home Guard unearth a skeleton on a moor....

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Book cover ofMystery in the Channel
  • MYSTERY IN THE CHANNEL

  • Author: Freeman Wills CROFTS
  • Publisher: British Library
  • Comments:

    This is a first printing of the British Library re-issue B format paperback (130 x 198 mm). Introduction by Martin Edwards. The title was originally published in 1931 by William Collins.  Read once very carefully.

    SYNOPSIS:  “The Chichester is making a routine journey across the English Channel on a pleasant afternoon in June, when the steamer’s crew notice something strang....

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Book cover ofMurder has a motive
  • MURDER HAS A MOTIVE

  • Author: Francis DUNCAN
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Comments:

    This is a First UK edition B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing of this edition.  The title was originally published by John Murray in 1947.  Read once very carefully.

    A Mordecai Tremaine Mystery.

    SYNOPSIS:  “When Mordecai emerges from the train station, murder is the last thing on his mind.  But he has never b....

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Book cover ofVampire Rites Trilogy
  • VAMPIRE RITES TRILOGY

  • Author: Darren SHAN
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
  • Comments:

    This is a UK B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback. Originally published in 2004, this is a later (11th) undated printing of the 2004 edition. In very good condition for its age, but the covers are showing some signs of wear. There is some sticker residue on the front cover and a crease across the bottom corner of the rear cover. Some tanning to pages.

    Books 4, 5 and 6 of “The Saga of ....

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Book cover ofReplica
  • REPLICA

  • Author: Jack HEATH
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Comments:

    A First UK edition B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. Unread.

    SYNOPSIS:  “Chloe wakes up to find that all her memories have been wiped and the only person who knows what happened is a teenage girl who looks and sounds exactly like her.

    Who is she and what does she want?

    Chloe is running out of time to di....

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Book cover ofEmpires Extraction
  • EMPIRES: EXTRACTION

  • Author: Gavin DEAS
  • Publisher: Gollancz
  • Comments:

    A First UK edition hardback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. Published without a dust jacket. Unread. Described as as new as the book was bought new in 2014 and has been stored ever since.

    A book in the Empires Series.

    SYNOPSIS:  “The Weft and the Pleasure. Two alien species of unimaginable power, long set in opposition to each other througho....

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Book cover ofEmpires Infiltration
  • EMPIRES: INFILTRATION

  • Author: Gavin DEAS
  • Publisher: Gollancz
  • Comments:

    A First UK edition hardback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. Published without a dust jacket. Unread. Described as as new as the book was bought new in 2014 and has been stored ever since.

    A book in the Empires Series.

    SYNOPSIS:  “The Weft and the Pleasure. Two alien species of unimaginable power, long set in opposition to each other througho....

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Book cover ofFreedom Beach
  • FREEDOM BEACH

  • Authors: James Patrick KELLY John KESSEL
  • Publisher: Unwin Paperbacks
  • Comments:

    A First UK edition paperback in very good condition for its age. Some signs of wear at the cover extremities and a faint crease across the top of the rear cover.  Some light tanning to pages. Appears unread.

    SYNOPSIS:  “Shawn Reed woke up on Freedom Beach. It looked like paradise. Perhaps it was… But he didn’t remember dying. In fact, he didn’t remember much at....

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Book cover ofAlice in Wonderland
  • ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND AND THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

  • Author: Lewis CARROLL
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Comments:

    This is a B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing of this edition. Unread.

    Contains two stories: ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND & THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS in one volume. These two stories were originally published in 1865 and 1871 respectively and are as fresh and charming today as they were then.

    Packed weight....

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Book cover ofImpulse
  • IMPULSE

  • Author: Dave BARA
  • Publisher: Del Rey
  • Comments:

    A First UK edition B format (130 x 198 mm) paperback with a full 1 to 10 number sequence indicating a first printing. Unread.

    Book One of The Lightship Chronicles

    SYNOPSIS: A remote solar system… A fragile galactic alliance… An interstellar war is on the brink of eruption…

    When the Lightship Impulse is attacked without provocation, Lt. Peter Cochrane, son ....

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Book cover ofThe Godless
  • THE GODLESS (Uncorrected Proof)

  • Author: Ben PEEK
  • Publisher: TOR
  • Comments:

    A trade paperback sized (152 x 230mm) UNCORRECTED PROOF.  Unread but showing some slight signs of wear to the edges of the covers and a small bump at the base of the book spine.

    Children Book One

    SYNOPSIS: “The Gods are dying…

    Fifteen thousand years after the end of their war, their bodies can still be found across the world. They kneel in forests, lie beneath ....

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