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Mosquitoes

By Michael Hartley (Signed)

Edmonton, AB: Puckrin's Production House Ltd.. Good. 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Signed by author on first endpage: "To ____: With warmest & best wishes. Michael D. Hartley. Paperback with acceptable cover and very good interior. Pages are clean and intact, a few light corner creases, age tanning to pages. Cover has scuffing and several creases, moderate wear to edges and corners. Very scarce title. "Only a few knew about the first stirrings of terror. Suddenly, out of the swamps a deadly swarm of giant mosquitoes swept across the country .... Driven by an overpowering hunger for blood." (95os,0415) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author .

$18.95

The Hathaway Decision

By Bryan W. Pritchard

Stittsville, Ont.: Nyron Publishing. Very Good. 1981. First Edition. Softcover. 0919625002 . Signed/inscribed by author on top and bottom of first endpage: "To ___, With Every Best Wish. Bryan" and "Bryan W. Pritchard. Paperback, Nyron Publishing, 1981. Cover has light edge/corner wear, scuffing, light age tanning, light creasing and light soiling to rear. Pages are clean and intact, a few light corner creases and age tanning to pages. Courtroom thriller. (125os,0415) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author .

$10.50

BACKPACK A-BOMB

By Jud Town

St. Albert, AB: Self Published. Near Fine. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. 0969200722 . Signed/inscribed by author on endpage: "August 25/87. To ____, I hope you like the novel. Best of luck in everything you do. Sincerely, Jud Town." very nice condition - pages clean and intact, no markings. Cover has slight soiling, light crease along spine sides, slight corner wear. "The media warned but nobody listened. The world turned a deaf ear, afraid to accept the enormity of the consequences. Now it's too late . A Libyan-sponsored terrorist attack strikes at the very seat of capitalism, Wall Street, detonating an A-bomb, concealed in a backpack...." (175os, 0814) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 191 pages; Signed by Author .

$22.50

Lost Paradise: Emily Pushinsky's Triumphs and Tragedies

By Warring, Molly Anne

Borealis. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. 0888873239 . Hardcover edition. Signed by author on title page: "Molly A. Warring, Enjoy the Read" HC/DJ - fine. Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean, with no markings. Jacket has slight scuffing, slight crinkling to spine ends, autographed sticker on front. The riveting saga of the Stry-Ker family, set in Western Canada, spanning the period from 1931 to 1976. This heartwarming tale reveals the the richness of human nature and the never-ending strength of the human spirit which survives in all of us and weaves through generation after generation in the tapestry of life. Sequel to Paradise Acres. (765) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 411 pages; Signed by Author .

$22.50

Paradise Acres

By Warring, Molly-Ann

Borealis Press, Limited. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2005. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0888873123 . Hardcover edition. Signed by author on title page: "Molly A. Warring, Enjoy the read!". HC/DJ - fine. Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean and unmarked. Dustjacket has slight scuffing and autographed sticker on front. The story of the Stry-Ker family, Evan and Tainka, who move their family from their small Austrian village to the pioneer prairies of Alberta. (880) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

$32.50

New Jersey Weather Book
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New Jersey Weather Book

By Ludlum, David McWilliams

Rutgers University Press. Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Softcover. 0813509408 . Signed and inscribed by author on half title page: "To ___, New Jersey has the best weather in the world - sometimes! New Zealand at other times - Dave Ludlum, Feb. 10, 1984". Large softcover has clean and intact pages other than a few tiny spots on half title page. Cover is scuffed with light wear to edges and corners. Contents: New Jersey's Place Under the Sun; What Makes New Jersey's Weather; New Jersey Almanac; New Jersey's Weather Types; Weather in New Jersey History; Weather Information Sources, appendices and bibliography. B/w illustrations (845, 0211) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages; Signed by Author .

$85.00

With Ptarmigan and Tundra Wolves
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With Ptarmigan and Tundra Wolves

By Hampson, Cy

Orca Book Publishers. Very Good. 1991. First Edition. Softcover. 0920501591 . Signed by author on title pages. Interior clean and unmarked other than previous owner's name stamp (in red ink) in three places within book, light age tanning to page edges. Light soiling to outer edge of pages and small red ink marking on one edge. Cover has some scuffing and light wear at corners. The story of the adventures of the author and his family when they headed north above the Arctic Circle to study the behaviour of arctic animals. (453-osl); 4to 11" - 13" tall; 131 pages; Signed by Author .

$11.50

HUNTING THE AFRICAN ELEPHANT Signed, Limited Edition
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HUNTING THE AFRICAN ELEPHANT Signed, Limited Edition

By Jim Rikhoff

New Jersey: Amwell Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1985. Leatherbound Hardcover. B0032RKNIM . African Hunting Heritage Collection. Limited edition, #848 of 1,000. Signed by Jim Rikhoff, Editor & President of The National Sporting Fraternity Ltd. Dark grey leather hardcover in cloth slipcase, cloth endpages, gilt decoration. Hardcover is clean and unmarked other than previous owner's name stamp (very small) inside covers and in one spot within book. There is also a small ink "x" on front endpage. Cover is clean with gilt decoration. It has light wear at bottom spine ends, slight wear to upper corners and ribbon marker. Slipcase has age tanning to edges and light stain to bottom of spine area, possibly coffee or tea stain, light rubbing to corners. ; African Hunting Heritage Collection; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; (*Note - book is very heavy. Extra postage will be required to cover insurance and extra weight. Please contact us if you would like an exact quote) [1428] ; Signed by Author .

$400.00

MEMORY ROOM
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MEMORY ROOM

By Blanding, Don

Dood, Mead & Company. Very Good. 1937. First Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. Signed by author opposite author photo near front, "Aloha, Don Blanding". Hardcover, no jacket. Interior pages clean other than inscription on endpage and small name stamp near front. Cover has light wear and rubbing to edges and corners, light soiling, a few small ink (? ) markings on front cover. Beautifully illustrated by the author. A series of poems, mostly about Hawaii by this popular American poet. Notes: Mokihana Lei was written for Lahilahi Webb. Aunty Pinau was written for Aunty Pinau. The Little Girl Across the Street was written for Joan Crawford. Flight was written for Amelia Earhart. Slumbertime Hour was written for Lewis TeeGarden, radio personality. Tired Vagabond was written for Jim and Margaret Northe. [300-osl? ]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Signed by Author .

$12.95

THE FORSAKEN CRUSADE
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THE FORSAKEN CRUSADE

By Brouwer, Sigmund

Victor Books. Very Good. 1993. First Edition. Softcover. 0896931188 . Signed and inscribed by author on endpage: "To ___, Hello from Red Deer! Sigmund Brouwer, Nov/Dec. 92. Pages are clean and tight, some age tanning to page edges and inside cover, several tiny corner creases. Cover is scuffed, with moderate edge and corner wear and a few small creases. Exiled from Magnus, Thomas discovers he cannot prevail against the false sorcerers and that England no longer remains safe for him. The only solution is to retrace the steps of the Last Crusader. In an Age of Darkness, Thomas must seek light in Jerusalem. (105-osl) ; Winds of Light, Book 4; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 130 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.50

AUTUMN BEAR
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AUTUMN BEAR

By Culling, Diane

Fort St. John, B. C.: Snowberry Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780973667820 . Signed by author & illustrator on half title page. Oblong (approx. 9.5 x 12.5"). Excellent condition - clean and unmarked. Jacket has slight edge crinkling and a little scuffing. Colour illus. Calligraphy by Judith Bain Dampier. A beautifully illustrated story of a back bear getting ready to hibernate for the winter. [575] ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator .

$29.95

DAVID SUZUKI  The Autobiography
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DAVID SUZUKI The Autobiography

By Suzuki, David

Greystone Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. 1553651561 . HC/DJ - fine condition. Signed/inscribed by the author on title page: "Thanks for your support - David Suzuki". Hardcover is clean and tight, with no markings. Jacket is excellent, with slight scuffing and a small amount of edge crinkling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; The first volume of David Suzuki’s autobiography, Metamorphosis, looked back at his life from 1986, when he was 50. In this eagerly awaited second installment, Suzuki, now 70, reflects on his entire life, and on his hopes for the future. The book begins with his life-changing encounters with racism while interned in a Canadian concentration camp during World War II and continues through his troubled teenage years and later successes as a scientist and host of PBS’s The Nature of Things. With characteristic candor and passion, he describes his growing consciousness of the natural world and humankind’s precarious place in it; his travels throughout the world and his meetings with international leaders, from Nelson Mandela to the Dalai Lama; and the abiding role of nature and family in his life. David Suzuki The Autobiography is an intimate and inspiring look at one of the most uncompromising people on the planet. [760]; Signed by Author .

$22.00

THE UNVEILING
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THE UNVEILING

By Gilmour, Dennis R.

Airleaf Publishing. Very Good. 2005. First Edition. Softcover. 1594532362 . Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Internal pages clean and tight, light soiling upper edge of pages. Cover cover light scuffing & edgewear, light corner curling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages; Millions of people from all over the earth instantly vanish off the face of the planet and not even the world's best scientists can explain why. Then suddenly the leaders of the world, via a special worldwide television broadcast, introduce the citizens of all nations to a powerful race of beings known as the Balazons. Valerie Saunderson, and her children Nick and Stephanie, watch the special telecast from their home but struggle with uncertainty about whether or not to trust the aliens, as the Balazons admit responsibility for the disappearance of the millions of people as well as earlier attacks on her husband, Jeff. .... Shocking words of revelation from Khur-ak, the alien leader, threaten to destabilize the world, as the aliens claim to have been invisibly influencing human development for millions of years and are the "gods" that humans have always worshipped. They bring a message of universal peace and prosperity, and communicate a desire to continue to aid mankind's forward evolution, but now openly and with full knowledge. The Balazons admit to making mistakes but claim that they acted with pure motives. They claim they will prove their sincerity if only the inhabitants of the earth will give them a second chance. ..... [300osl]; Signed by Author .

$13.50

HANA'S SUITCASE ON STAGE
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HANA'S SUITCASE ON STAGE

By Levine, Karen & Emil Sher

Second Story Press. Near Fine. 2007. First Edition. Softcover. 189718705x . Signed by Emil Sher (play author) on title page. Excellent condition, clean and intact. Cover has a little scuffing and slight corner wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 171 pages; Since its publication in 2002, the story of Hana Brady has captured the hearts and minds of schoolchildren and adults around the globe. Now with its March 2006 world stage premiere at the Lorraine Kimsa Theatre for Young People in Toronto, Hana's story has come alive even more. Hana's Suitcase On Stage is a unique volume that combines the story and images of the original book by Karen Levine with the complete script of award-winning playwright Emil Sher's theatrical adaptation. It's a must-read -- and a must-act -- for teachers and schoolchildren from coast to coast. [426-osl]; Signed by Author .

$13.95

WE THE PEOPLE OF BHARAT
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WE THE PEOPLE OF BHARAT

By Gusain, P. S.

3rd Millennium Inc. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 8187376007 . Signed and inscribed by author on title page. Hardcover has light wear and bumping to spine ends and corners. Autograph sticker on rear of book. Pages are clean and intact, a little soiling bottom edge of pages. Jacket has light edgewear and light creasing, scuffing and several scratches to rear of jacket, sticker over price on flap. On 15th August 1947, the people of India made a tryst with Destiny and pledged to redeem her past Glory. In 1998 India celebrated her 50th Anniversary and the author reflects on the various paths the country and her people have walked over these years. Few countries have walked the modern world stage with a greater aplomb than India. This book is a treatise on the people of India. [665]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 417 pages; Signed by Author .

$28.95

STRAIGHT ON 'TIL MORNING Signed, Limited Edition
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STRAIGHT ON 'TIL MORNING Signed, Limited Edition

By Golden, Christopher

Cemetery Dance Publications. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 1587670356 . Signed by author on half title page. Edition limited to 1000 signed copies. Former library book in very good condition, usual ex-lib type markings. Pages tight and clean other than a small light stain on endpage and a security sticker on one page. Jacket has light scuffing and a couple small edge creases, light soiling to outer edge of pages. Young adult reading. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 336 pages; ".... Kevin has obsessed over his 15-year-old neighbor, Nikki French, for years, and he's crestfallen when she meets and falls in love with a strange older boy named Peter Starling. An avid reader of comic books and fantastic stories, Kevin believes there's something not quite right about Peter. His suspicions are confirmed when, in an abrupt plot shift, Peter kidnaps Nikki and whisks her to Neverland, a grotesque place engaged in civil war and inhabited by slimy seallike creatures, behemoth monsters and others like Peter who are members of a race just slightly less than human. Having witnessed Nikki's late-night abduction, Kevin decides to rescue her and convinces his brother and two foulmouthed friends to journey with him "second to the right... And straight on till morning" the last words Kevin heard Peter utter to Nikki..." [892] .

$18.95

DIVINE INTERVENTION
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DIVINE INTERVENTION

By Tardif, Cheryl Kaye

Trafford Publishing. Very Good+. 2004. First Edition; Second Printing. Softcover. 1412035910 . Signed/inscribed by author on title page: "To ___, Sweet Dreams, Cheryl K. Tardiff, Dec. 2004". Book is clean & unmarked. Cover has light scuffing & light edge rubbing, light wear to spine ends. "CFBI Agent Jasi McLellan leads a psychically gifted team in the hunt for a serial arsonist- a murderer who has already taken the lives of three innocent people. Unleashing her gift as a Pyro-Psychic, Jasi is compelled toward smoldering ashes and enters the killer's mind. A mind bent on destruction and revenge. ..." [302-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 258 pages; Signed by Author .

$13.95

THE MAGIC MAGUEY
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THE MAGIC MAGUEY

By Johnston, Tony; Kleven, Elisa

Harcourt Children's Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0152509887 . Signed by author Tony Johnston on title page. Oblong 11x9". Ex-library book with usual type markings, jacket attached to book. Jacket has light scuffing & a little edge curling. Internal pages have some light wrinkling, occasional creasing, small tear to endpage, corner bumping. Wonderful colour illustrations. "The people of the pueblo like the huge maguey that grows on the land of Don César. But Miguel likes it most of all. To him it is the best plant in the world. So at Christmastime, when Don César threatens to chop down the maguey to make room for a very fine house, it is Miguel who comes up with a glittering plan to save it. " [408-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages; Signed by Author .

$12.50

MUSIC BRINGS MY HEART BACK HOME Signed
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MUSIC BRINGS MY HEART BACK HOME Signed

By Edwards, Deanna

UT: Shadow Mountain. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0875791123 . Boldly signed & inscribed on endpage "June, '91, to ____, May the power of love give your spirit wings! Love & peace, Deanna Edwards". Excellent condition - hardcover clean & tight. Jacket has light scuffing & very light edgewear. The touching and heartwarming story of Deanna Edward's work in music therapy, work that now takes her all over the world to present workshops to professionals and volunteers in the healthcare industry and at colleges and universities. [445]; 8vo; Signed by Author .

$13.95

THAT'S LIVING Based on the Award Winning Radio Talk Show
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THAT'S LIVING Based on the Award Winning Radio Talk Show

By Janzen, Henry; Paterson, John; Blashko, Carl (Signed)

Edmonton, AB: Three Pears. Near Fine. 1989. First Edition. Softcover. 0888648677 . Signed & inscribed on title page by Henry Janzen & Carl Blashko. Excellent condition, clean & tight, slight corner wear. B/w illustrations. Topics: Humor on Radio, Self-Concept, Fears and Phobias, Love & Marriage, Human Sexuality, Psychosomatic medicine, Post-traumatic stress disorder, Personality disorders, Alzheimer's disease and others. [527]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by All Authors .

$17.00

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