Fiction Living Books for Sale

fiction living books for sale

 Fiction Living Books for Sale

These fiction living books for sale put children, as well as adults, directly in touch with the mind of the author that has a passion for a well-told story. The reader’s hearts and minds are kindled with living ideas that spark deep thought, imagination, and creativity.

Updated: July 18, 2017  1:00 pm MT

Alcott, Louisa May

litwomen

 

Little Women, 1880, newer printing, HB, VG, $6

 

 

 

 

Little Men, Illustrated Junior Library, 1947, HB, G, $6

 

 

 

 

Little Men, Illustrated Junior Library, 1947, 1987, HB, G, $6

 

 

Alexander, Lloyd

bookthree

 

The Book of Three, The Chronicles of Prydain, Book 1, 1964, 2006, PB, G-, $2

 

 

 

 

The Castle of Llyr, The Chronicles of Prydain, Book 3, 1966, 1999, xlib HB, VG, mylar covered DJ, $7

 

 

Appleton, Victor II

robot

 

Tom Swift and His Giant Robot, 1954, HB, G, DJ, $6

 

 

 

outpost

 

Tom Swift and Outpost in Space, 1955, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

cosmic

 

Tom Swift and the Cosmic Astronauts, 1960, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

Atwater, Richard and Florence

 

Mr. Popper’s Penguins, 1938, fiftieth printing, HB, VG, $6

 

 

Avi

secretschool

 

The Secret School, 2003, PB, VG, $3

 

 

 

Barrie, J.M.

peterpeteralice

Peter Pan, 1957, Dandelion Library, also includes: Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland, 1955, abridged simpler versions, G, corner bumps & wear, $4

 

 

Blaine, John

phantom

 

The Phantom Shark, Rick Brant Electronic Adventure, 1949, HB, G-, cover bump & wear, text & binding nice, $6

 

 

scarlet

 

The Scarlet Lake Mystery, Rick Brant Science-Adventure1958, HB, not xlib but has “discard” stamp on endsheet, G, $6

 

 

seagold

 

Sea Gold, Rick Brant Electronic Adventure, 1947, HB, G-, corners frayed $6

 

 

 

whispering

 

The Whispering Box Mystery, Rick Brant Electronic Adventure1948, HB, G, $6

 

 

 

Boston, L.M.

enemy

 

An Enemy at Green Knowe, 1964, xlib HB, G, $5

 

 

 

Burgess, Thornton W.

 

Old Mother West Wind, 1910, HB, G, $6

 

 

Burnett, Frances Hodgson

 

Little Lord Fauntleroy, 1886, 1994, PB, G, $3

 

 

Burnford, Sheila

incredible

 

The Incredible Journey: A tale of three animals, 1960, 1996, HB, G, DJ, $5

 

 

 

Carroll, Lewis

wonderland

 

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, 1866, 1992, HB, like new, DJ, $8

 

 

 

glass

 

Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There, 1872, 1993, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $6

 

 

 

2nd copy:  Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There, 1946, 2001, HB, VG, $6

 

 

alice

 

The Annotated Alice, 1960, HB, G-, back end sheet missing, binding loose, $4

 

 

 

Coatsworth, Elizabeth

 

Away Goes Sally, 1934, 1967, xlib Library Binding,G, mylar covered DJ, $8

 

 

Cooper, Susan

 

The Grey King, The Dark is Rising sequence #4, 1975, xlib HB, VG, a little dirty on the text edge, mylar covered DJ, $6

 

 

Dahl, Roald

charliechoc

 

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory & Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator, 2003, HB, VG, DJ, $8

 

 

de Saint-Exupery, Antoine

 

The Little Prince, 1943, 1982, HB, VVG, inscription on FFEP, DJ, $6

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: The Little Prince, 1943, 2000, PB, VG, nice thick pages, $4

 

 

Dixon, Franklin W.

cliff

 

The House on the Cliff, The Hardy Boys #2, 1959, HB, G, $4

 

 

 

oldmill

 

The Secret of the Old Mill, The Hardy Boys #3, 1927, HB, G, $4

 

 

Drury, Roger W.

finches

 

The Finches’ Fabulous Furnace, 1971, xlib HB, G, frayed bottom edge of cover, $4

 

 

duBois, William Pene

21

 

The Twenty-One Balloons, 1947, 1986, PB, G, cover creases, $3

 

 

Dumas, Alexandre

 

The Count of Monte Cristo, Abridged for modern readers, 1943, HB, VG, $6

 

 

 

 

The Three Musketeers, Illustrated Junior Library, 1950, 1998, HB, VG, mylar cover, $7

 

 

Eager, Edward

knights

 

Knight’s Castle, 1956, 1999, PB, G+, $3

 

 

 

magic or not

 

Magic or Not?, 1959, 2001, PB, G, $3

 

 

 

wellwishers

 

The Well-Wishers, 1960, 1999, PB, VG, $4

 

 

 

Fleming, Ian

chitty

 

Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang, 1964, HB, G, $6

 

 

 

Fox, John Jr.

little shepherd of kingdom come

 

The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come, 1903, HB, G, DJ, chips & tears, $5

 

 

Gannett, Ruth Stiles

myfathers

 

My Father’s Dragon, 1948, 1987, PB, G+, $3

 

 

 

2nd copy: My Father’s Dragon, 1948, 1986, HB, G+, mylar covered DJ, $6

 

 

George, Jean Craighead

julie

 

Julie of the Wolves, 1972, xlib HB, G, frayed bottom edge of cover, mylar covered DJ, $4

 

 

Gipson, Fred

oldyeller

 

Old Yeller, 1956, 1989, PB, VG, $2

 

 

Goudge, Elizabeth

green

 

Green Dolphin Street, 1944, HB, G, pages tanning but not brittle, DJ section on spine missing, $7

 

 

 

Pilgrim’s Inn, 1948, HB, VG, DJ with tears, chips & wrinkles, $7

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: Pilgrim’s Inn, 1948, HB, G+, $6

 

 

 

Gruelle, Johnny

raggedyandy

 

The Original Adventures of Raggedy Ann and Raggedy Andy, 1918, 1920, 1992, HB, G, $6

 

 

cookie

 

Raggedy Ann in Cookie Land, 1931, 2002, xlib HB, VG, mylar covered DJ, $7

 

 

 

raggedy

 

Raggedy Ann Stories, 1918, 1961, HB, G-, scribbles on end pages, title pages & 2 text pages, binding tight, $4

 

 

Henry, Marguerite

brighty

 

Brighty of the Grand Canyon, 1953, 1980, xlib HB, G, $7

 

 

 

misty of chincoteague

 

Misty of Chincoteague, 1947, 1973, thick PB, VG, $4

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: Misty of Chincoteague, 1947, HB, VG, $6

 

 

 

seastar

 

Sea Star: Orphan of Chincoteague, 1991, PB, VG, $3

 

 

 

stormy

 

Stormy, Misty’s Foal, 1963, PB, VG, $3

 

 

 

James, Will

 

Smoky the Cow Horse, HB, 1926, 1929, HB, G-, spine cracking at end pages, $7

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: Smoky the Cow Horse, xlib HB, 1926, 1954, HB, G, $8

 

 

Karon, Jan

common

 

A Common Life, 2001, HB, VG, $5

 

 

 

Keene, Carolyn

lilac

 

The Mystery at Lilac Inn, Nancy Drew Mystery #4, 1930, HB, VG, DJ, $5

 

 

 

redgate

 

The Secret of Red Gate Farm, Nancy Drew Mystery #6, 1931, 1995, HB, VG, $4

 

 

 

Kipling, Rudyard

captains

 

Captains Courageous, 1896, 2006, PB, VG, $2

 

 

 

jungle

 

The Jungle Books: Vol 2, 1895, 1948, HB, VG, mylar covered DJ has chips, $6

 

 

 

Kjelgaard, Jim

bigred2

 

Big Red, ill. by Bob Kuhn, 1945, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

bigred

 

(SALE PENDING)  Big Red, ill. by Shannon Stirnweis, 1945, 1966, HB, VG, DJ, $6

 

 

 

Knight, Eric

lassie

 

Lassie Come-Home, 1940, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

Kroll, Francis Lynde

sand

 

Young Sand Hills Cowboy, Young Heroes Library, 1953, HB, G-, cover wear, inside nice, $5

 

 

Lewis, C.S.

magicians nephew

 

The Magician’s Nephew, Deluxe Edition, 1955, 1998, HB, VG, gift inscription, DJ, $7

 

 

 

Prince Caspian, special read-aloud edition, 1951, 1994,  HB, VG, $7

 

 

 

voyage

 

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, 1952, 1995, PB, VVG, $4

 

 

 

Lofting, Hugh

dolittle

 

The Story of Doctor Dolittle, 1920, 1948, xlib Library Rebound, G, $7

 

 

 

London, Jack

call

 

The Call of the Wild and White Fang, 2004, HB, VVG, DJ, $6

 

 

 

fang2

 

White Fang, 1905, 1933, HB, G-, cover wear, $5

 

 

 

MacDonald, George

princess and curdie

 

The Princess and Curdie, 1998, xlib HB, VG, mylar covered DJ, $7

 

 

 

Mains, David & Karen

 

Tales of the Kingdom, 1983, HB, G+, slight rubbing to cover edges, DJ with 2″ tear at top, $18

 

 

McCloskey, Robert

 

Homer Price, 1943, 1971, PB, G-, heavy cover wear, text block good, $2

 

 

Merrill, Jean

 

The Toothpaste Millionaire, 1972, xlib laminate covered PB, VG, $4

 

 

Milne, A.A.

milne2

 

Winnie-the-Pooh, FIAR, 1926, 1982, PB, G, pages tanned but not brittle, $2 (great paperback to throw into Owl Moon FIAR tub)

 

 

Montgomery, L.M.

 

Anne of Green Gables, 1908, 1935, HB, G, $6

 

 

Moody, Ralph

man of the family

 

Man of the Family, 1951, 1993, laminate covered xlib PB, G, $6

 

 

 

Mukerji, Dhan Gopal

gayneck

 

Gay-Neck: The Story of a Pigeon, 1927, 1961, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $7

 

 

 

Mulock, Dinah Maria

 

The Little Lame Prince, 1956, HB, VG, $6

 

 

North, Sterling

rascal

 

Rascal, 1963, 1991, HB, VVG, DJ, $6

 

 

 

Norton, Mary

borrowers

 

The Borrowers, 1953, 1998, xlib HB, G+, mylar covered DJ, $6

 

 

 

afloat

 

The Borrowers Afloat, 1959, 1987, PB, G, $3

 

 

 

O’Brien, Jack

silverchief

 

Silver Chief: Dog of the North, 1933, HB, G+, $7

 

 

 

O’Hara, Mary

flicka

 

My Friend Flicka, 1941, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

Ollivant, Alfred

bob

 

Bob: Son of Battle, 1898, HB, G+, $5

 

 

 

Ormsby, Virginia

lonesome

 

Long Lonesome Train Whistle, 1961, HB, G, $4

 

 

 

Paulsen, Gary

brian

 

Brian’s Return, 1999, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $4

 

 

 

hatchet

 

Hatchet, 1987, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $4

 

 

 

river

 

The River, 1993, G-, cover creases & small tears, $1

 

 

 

Ransome, Arthur

 

Swallowdale, 1931, 2013, PB, VG, $7

 

 

Rawlings, Marjorie Kinnan

yearling

 

The Yearling, 1938, 1985, xlib Library Rebound, G, $8

 

 

Sewell, Anna

black

 

Black Beauty, ill. by Fritz Eichenberg, 1945, Illustrated Junior Library, HB, VG, DJ chips & tears, $7

 

 

 

 

Black Beauty, ill. by Scott McKowen, 2004, HB, New, DJ, $9

 

 

Sidney, Margaret

fivepeppers

 

Five Little Peppers and How They Grew, ill. by William Sharp, 1948, Illustrated Junior Library, HB, VG, 1st 2 color illustrations are printed upside down, DJ chips & tears, $7

 

 

five

 

Five Little Peppers and How They Grew, ill. by Nettie Weber, 1950, xlib Library Rebound, G, $6

 

 

 

Sobol, Donald J.

encyclopedia

 

Encyclopedia Brown Find the Clues, 1966, HB, G, $2

 

 

 

Spyri, Johanna

heidi2

 

Heidi, 2006, HB, VG, DJ, $6

 

 

heidi

 

Heidi, retold by Susan Saunders, ill. by Jada Rowland, 1988, PB, G, $2

 

 

Stevenson, Robert Louis

 

Kidnapped, 1886, 1994, HB, VG, $9

 

 

jekyll

 

Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, 1886, 1967, Large Type Edition, HB, VG, $7

 

 

 

Treasure Island, 2004, HB, VG, DJ, $6

 

 

treasure

 

Treasure Island Coloring Book, includes story adapted by Bob Blaisdell, 1997, PB, Like New, $2

 

 

 Stratton-Porter, Gene

 

A Girl of the Limberlost, 1909, HB, VG, one corner bumped in the back, $7

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: A Girl of the Limberlost, Memorial Edition, 1909, 1926, HB, G-, spine cracked at front end page & on last page, $6

 

 

Sutton, Margaret

suitcase

 

The Voice in the Suitcase, A Judy Bolton Mystery, 1935, HB, G+, $6

 

 

 

Swift, Jonathan

 

Gulliver’s Travels, Junior Deluxe Edition, 1954, HB, G, cut/tear on spine, interior very nice, $6

 

 

Taylor, Sydney

 

All-of-a-Kind Family, 1951, 1978, PB, G, $3

 

 

Tolkien, J.R.R.

 

The Hobbit, 1937, 1997, PB, VG, $3

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: The Hobbit, 1937, 1982, PB, G+, $2

 

 

Twain, Mark

 

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, 1994, xlib Library Rebound, G+, $7

 

 

 

adventures of tom sawyer

 

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Illustrated Editions, S.L. Clemens, 1933, flexible HB, G, $6

 

 

Verne, Jules

80days

 

Around the World in Eighty Days, 1874, 1990, PB, G, $2

 

 

 

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

benny

 

Benny Uncovers a Mystery, The Boxcar Children #19, 1976, 1991, PB, VG, $2

 

 

 

caboose

 

Caboose Mystery, The Boxcar Children #11, 1966, 1990, PB, VG, $2

 

 

 

mikes mystery

 

Mike’s Mystery, The Boxcar Children #5, 1960, 1988, xlib Library Rebound, G+, $5

 

 

 

boxcar

 

Mountain Top Mystery, The Boxcar Children #9, 1964, later printing, PB, VG, $2

 

 

 

 

Mystery Ranch, The Boxcar Children #4, 1958, 1989, PB, VG, $2

 

 

Wells, Helen

cherry

 

Cherry Ames Student Nurse, 1943, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

West, Jerry

 

The Happy Hollisters, 1953, HB, G, spine cracked at back end page, $5

 

 

 

 

The Happy Hollisters and the Cowboy Mystery, 1961, HB, G, $5

 

 

 

happyhollisters

 

The Happy Hollisters and the Mystery at Missile Town, 1961, HB, G+, $5

 

 

 

 

The Happy Hollisters and the Mystery in Skyscraper City, 1959, HB, G, spine cracked at front end page, $5

 

 

Wetherell, Elizabeth

 

The Wide, Wide World, 1920, HB, G-, a little foxing and staining, $6

 

 

White, E.B.

stuart

 

Stuart Little, 1945, HB, VG, DJ, $6

 

 

 

trumpet

 

The Trumpet of the Swan, 1970, HB, VG, DJ tear on back, $4

 

 

 

 

2nd copy: The Trumpet of the Swan, 1970, 2005, PB, VG, $2

 

 

 

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

 

Little House on the Prairie, 1935, 1981, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $5

 

 

 

 

These Happy Golden Years, 1953, xlib HB, G, mylar covered DJ, $5

 

 

Wright, Harold Bell

shepherd

 

The Shepherd of the Hills, 1907, HB, G, number on spine, envelope glued to FFEP, hinge showing before title page, $6

 

 

Wyss, Johann

swiss family robinson

 

The Swiss Family Robinson, xlib Library Rebound, 1947, $6

 

 

 

 

The Swiss Family Robinson, 2006, HB, VVG, DJ, $6

 

 

 


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