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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by  Alan Bradley - Signed First Edition - 2009 - from Carpetbagger Books, IOBA (SKU: 5937)

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

by Bradley, Alan

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  • fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0752891936
ISBN 13
9780752891934
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London: Orion, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Inscribed by Bradley on the title page. Fine in a Fine jacket, unclipped (£12.99). Black buckram with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Square and firmly bound, clean internally. The first Flavia de Luce mystery, winner of the CWA Dagger Award.

Synopsis

Alan Bradley has published many children’s stories as well as lifestyle and arts columns in Canadian newspapers. His adult stories have been broadcast on CBC Radio and published in various literary journals. He won the first Saskatchewan Writers Guild Award for Children’s Literature. He lives in British Columbia. Delacorte Press will publish the next in Bradley’s delirious new series, The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag, in 2010.

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book dealer
Carpetbagger Books, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
5937
Title
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie
Author
Bradley, Alan
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0752891936
ISBN 13
9780752891934
Publisher
Orion
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
2009
Keywords
Contemporary Mystery, Detective Fiction, London, Murder, Murder Mystery, Stamps, Philatelogy

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