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JOHN WAYNE: A NOVEL

By: Barden, Dan

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Anchor: 1998

Seller ID: RWARE0000038545

ISBN: 038548710X

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. In this immensely captivating and imaginative novel, perfectly set at the i ntersection of fact and fiction, Dan Barden superimposes the story of John Wayne on the story of the Bardens, a family very much like his own. Frank B arden, Wayne's contractor, is an Irish Catholic from New York who has come to California in pursuit of ... View more info

SILK

By: Baricco, Alessandro

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000028463

ISBN: 0307277976

Condition: Very Good


The year is 1861. Hervé Joncour is a French merchant of silkworms, who comb s the known world for their gemlike eggs. Then circumstances compel him to travel farther, beyond the edge of the known, to a country legendary for th e quality of its silk and its hostility to foreigners: Japan. There Joncour meets a woman. They do not touch; they do not even speak. And he cannot read the note she sends him until he has returned to his own country. But in the moment he does, J... View more info

THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW

By: Barker, Clive

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Fontana Press: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000042884

ISBN: 000617695X

Condition: Very Good


Clive Barker's bestseller Weaveworld astonished worldwide readers with his visionary range, firmly establishing him as the reigning master of fabulist literature. Now, with The Great and Secret Show he rises to awesome new he ights. Fantasy horror story love fablein this one unforgettable epic Clive Barker wields the full power and sweep of his extraordinary talents. "Succi nctly put," says Barker, "it's about Hollywood, sex, and Armageddon." Memory prop... View more info

LIFE CLASS

By: Barker, Pat

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Penguin UK: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000043193

ISBN: 0141019476

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Life Class is the first novel in Pat Barker's Life Class Trilogy - a powerful and unforgettable story of art and war Spring, 1914. The students at the Slade School of Art gather in Henry Tonks's studio for his life-drawing class. But for Paul Tarrant the class is troubling, underscoring his own uncertainty about making a mark on... View more info

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THE TANGIER SCRIPT / VICTOR BARKER

By: Barker, Victor

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster in associat: 1991

Seller ID: RWARE0000001743

ISBN: 0731802586

Condition: Near Fine


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ARTHUR & GEORGE

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000043726

ISBN: 1400097037

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. As boys, George, the son of a Midlands vicar, and Arthur, living in shabby genteel Edinburgh, find themselves in a vast and complex world at the heart of the British Empire. Years later-one struggling with his identity in a w orld hostile to his ancestry, the other creating the world's most famous de tective while in love with a... View more info

ENGLAND, ENGLAND: OPEN MARKET EDITION

By: Barnes, Julian

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000029761

ISBN: 0375705910

Condition: Good


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THE BIG DIG

By: Barnes, Linda

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000040338

ISBN: 0312989695

Condition: Very Good


Carlotta Carlyle, the six-foot-tall redheaded private investigator, thought that working undercover searching out fraud on Boston's Big Dig would be a challenging assignment. After all, the Big Dig, the creation of a central artery tunnel running beneath crowded downtown Boston is an engineering mar vel, the largest urban construction project in modern history, a fourteen-b illion- dollar boondoggle in the eyes of protesters. Playing a mild-mannere d secretary working ou... View more info

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SUPERJACK

By: Baron, Adam

Price: ¥800.00

Publisher: Not Avail: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000007038

ISBN: 0333906179

Condition: Very Good+


Having coffee with a famous footballer would be the highlight of the year f or many people. Not so for P.I. Billy Rucker. For only hours after meeting Jack DraperSuper Jack to his adoring fansBilly is standing over the brutali zed body of a girl called Alison. A girl who was Jack Draper's mistress. View more info

HAPPY FAMILY

By: Barone, Tracy

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2016

Seller ID: RWARE0000041313

ISBN: 0316342602

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Happy Family by Tracy Barone One of these things is not like the other. That's how Cheri Matzner felt gr owing up in her adoptive family, and it's what continues to define her as s he tries to start a family of her own. Funny and fierce, desperate for conn ection yet pushing it away with both hands, she needs to jump-start a marri age in danger of flatlining and save her career from scandal. But Cheri is still contending with a complicated relationship with her parents-... View more info

THE PERFECT LIE

By: Barr, Emily

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing, Li: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000043257

ISBN: 0755351347

Condition: Very Good


A girl flees to Venice to escape her dangerous past in this electrifying no vel of intrigue, psychological tension and suspense... For Lucy Riddick, Venice has always been the dream destination. A dream inspired by the pretty picture pinned to her mother's kitchen wall. To Lucy, Venice seems the ideal place to lose herself. And now she needs to do just that. The secret she's been keeping from her boyfriend and her friends has finally caught up with her and Lucy needs to... View more info

HIGH COUNTRY

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Berkley: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000043524

ISBN: 0425199568

Condition: Good


It's fall in the Sierra Mountains, and Anna Pigeon is slinging hash in Yose mite National Park's historic Ahwahnee Hotel. Four young people, all season al park employees, have disappeared, and two weeks of work by crack search- and-rescue teams have failed to turn up a single clue; investigators are un sure as to whether the four went AWOL for reasons of their own - or died in the park. Needing an out-of-park ranger to work undercover, Anna is detail ed to dining room du... View more info

FLASHBACK

By: Barr, Nevada

Price: ¥2,000.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000008538

ISBN: 0399149759

Condition: Fine/Fine


A highly collectible first edition, tight clean copy, protected in a new br odart wrapper, no inscriptions, unclipped dustjacket, this is not an Ex-Lib or a BCE/BOMC edition. When Anna Pigeon flees a marriage proposal for ranger service on Garden Key in Dry Tortugas National Park, she finds that the past (the island was once a prison) and the present (an exploding boat scatters unidentified body parts) are eerily conjoined. View more info

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THE MIDDLE KINGDOM

By: Barrett, Andrea

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Flamingo: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000021047

ISBN: 0007102887

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Andrea Barrett is best known for her novel The Voyage of The Narwhal and a collection of short stories, Ship Fever. In both these books scientific dis covery, history and the natural world are wonderful backdrops to intimate, personal dramas. The Middle Kingdom is an earlier work but the same keen se nse of curiosity about life and the way to live it glimmers on the page. The novel opens in the recent past, in Tiananmen S... View more info

GIRLFRIEND 44 (UK EDITION)

By: Barrowcliffe, Mark

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Headline: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000001529

ISBN: 0747268142

Condition: Very Good


Girlfriend 44 supplies a sharp, sardonic study of one man's slant on relati ons between the sexes. Laddish, thirtysomething Harry is still looking for the woman of his dreams, after 43 failed attempts. When his mate Farley app arently commits suicide over a girl called Alice, Harry sets his sights on the bereaved, convinced that she's the woman of his dreams. There's just on e small catch--his best mate Gerrard is equally convinced that she's the on ly one for him and so... View more info

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THE LACE READER: A NOVEL

By: Barry, Brunonia

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000025745

ISBN: 0061624772

Condition: Very Good


In the tradition of The Thirteenth Tale, Brunonia Barry's bewitching gothic novel, The Lace Reader, is a phenomenon. Called "[a] richly imagined saga of passion, suspense, and magic" by Time Magazine, it is a haunting and rem arkable tale told by an unforgettable, if strangely unreliable narrator-a w oman from an enigmatic Salem family who can foretell the future in pa tterns of lace. The Lace Reader was a runaway New York Times bestseller-hit ting the top lists ... View more info

BIG TROUBLE

By: Barry, Dave

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000004614

ISBN: 0399145672

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


In writing a comic thriller set in South Florida, the Pulitzer-winning Miam i Herald columnist and author of 20 books of satirical nonfiction (most rec ently, Dave Barry Turns 50) risks the inevitable comparison to Carl Hiaasen . The good news is that he acquits himself well in this slapstick caper. Ba rry's cast of familiar South Florida oddballs populate what might best be d escribed as a Garry Trudeau (Doonesbury) sendup of the hard-boiled crime no vels of Elmore Leon... View more info

BIG TROUBLE

By: Barry, Dave

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000005740

ISBN: 0425184129

Condition: Fine


Dave Barry, the only newsman to win a Pulitzer for exemplary use of words l ike booger, will please humor and crime-fiction fans alike with this racy d ebut novel. The scene is Miami. In ritzy Coconut Grove, the teen son of Eli ot, a newsman turned adman, sneaks up to spritz a cute girl with a Squirtma ster 9000 to win a high school game called Killer. Meanwhile, two hit men s neak up to kill the girl's abusive stepdad, Arthur. Arthur cheated his boss es at corrupt Penul... View more info

JENNIFER GOVERNMENT

By: Barry, Max

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2004

Seller ID: RWARE0000035849

ISBN: 1400030927

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A wickedly satirical and outrageous thriller about globalization and market ing hype, Jennifer Government is the best novel in the world ever. "Funny and clever.... A kind of ad-world version of Dr. Strangelove.... [Ba rry] unleashes enough wit and surprise to make his story a total blast." -- The New York Times Book Re... View more info

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THE SECRET SCRIPTURE

By: Barry, Sebastian

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000023294

ISBN: 0571215297

Condition: Very Good


A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout. View more info