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Elijah of Buxton

By: Curtis, Christopher Paul

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 004945

ISBN: 0439023440

Condition: New


2008 Newbery Honor Book. First Printing, no sticker, jacket protected in mylar. View more info

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Elijah of Buxton

By: Curtis, Christopher Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 2007

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 7037

ISBN: 0439023440

Condition: Fine


Scholastic, 2007. Fine/fine. 341 pp. signed by Christopher Paul Curtis on the title page. First edition, third printing. Newbery Honor Book and Winner of the Coretta Scott King Award. Its 1860, and 11-year-old Elijah is a first-generation freeborn child. His Canadian town of Buxton serves as a haven for runaway slaves. When the towns corrupt preacher steals money from a citizen whos been saving to buy his familys freedom, Elijah sets off for America in pursuit.. View more info

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Dead End In Norvelt

By: Gantos, Jack

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Strauss Giroux: 2011

Edition: First

Seller ID: 8368

ISBN: 0374379939

Condition: New


New York: Farrar Strauss Giroux, 2011. First printing. New/new. Winner of the 2012 Newbery Award. No sticker on jacket. In the historic town of Norvelt, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Jack Gantos spends the summer of 1962 grounded for various offenses until he is assigned to help an elderly neighbor with a most unusual chore involving the newly dead, molten wax, twisted promises, Girl Scout cookies, underage driving, lessons from history, typewriting, and countless bloody noses. View more info

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Trumpet of the Swan

By: White, E. B; .Frascino, Edward (illustrator)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1970

Seller ID: 005017

Condition: Very Good ++


This copy is a fourth printing of the 1970 Newbery Honor winner. It does not have the Newbery sticker on the front. Neat gift inscription on ffep and small bookstore sticker inside front cover. Jacket is clipped at top and bottom with the price of 4.50 written beside the top clipping. Three closed tears on jacket, the longest being 1". Jacket now protected in mylar. This book was in the home of the original purchaser until recently. The bookstore where it was purchased is still operating. View more info