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Product Description: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits by saving a penned buffalo herd from slaughter in a state-sponsored annual buffalo hunt. Nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in Fiction by its publisher, Doubleday, back in 1970 and filmed by Stanley Kramer in 1972 with a famous theme song by the Carpenters and a much re-used film score ("Nadia's Theme" from the 1972 Olympics and the opening theme from the CBS TV soap opera, The Young and the Restless)...read more

Hardcover:

9780385033626 | Doubleday, October 1, 1971, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits

Paperback:

9780743493697 | Reissue edition (Pocket Classics, May 25, 2004), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits.
9780671521516 | Reissue edition (Pocket Books, April 1, 1995), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits

Reinforced:

9780606313179 | Demco Media, August 26, 2004, cover price $15.64 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits by saving a penned buffalo herd from slaughter in a state-sponsored annual buffalo hunt.

Prebinding:

9781435274068 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 9, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits by saving a penned buffalo herd from slaughter in a state-sponsored annual buffalo hunt.
9781417740963 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits.

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Product Description: This is the all-time classic novel chosen by the Western Writers of America as one of the best western novels ever wrttten. It is also the inspiration for John Wayne's last great starring role--the acclaimed 1976 film, The Shootist This special commemorative edition includes a brand new introduction by the author's son, Miles Swarthout, in which he talks about his father's work and the making of the legendary film...read more

Hardcover:

9780385060998 | Doubleday, January 1, 1975, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: This is the all-time classic novel chosen by the Western Writers of America as one of the best western novels ever wrttten.

Paperback:

9780425164198 | Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 1998, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The basis for the 1976 film that provided the late John Wayne with his last starring role, the outstanding western classic is reissued in a commemorative edition featuring an introduction by the author's son about the making of the movie.
9780451144959 | New Amer Library, June 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: This is the all-time classic novel chosen by the Western Writers of America as one of the best western novels ever wrttten.

Library:

9781585477715 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, January 6, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This is the all-time classic novel chosen by the Western Writers of America as one of the best western novels ever wrttten.

Product Description: Published by 3 different publishers (Borzoi Books/Alfred Knopf, 1992, and Northland Publishing, 1997) since its original edition from Random House in 1966, Whichaway has also been optioned by 3 different Hollywood producers over the decades for a possible TV-Movie or low-budget feature film...read more

Hardcover:

9780873586757 | Reprint edition (Rising Moon, August 1, 1997), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Whichaway, son of a stone-faced Arizona rancher, legs broken in an accident atop a windmill, struggles to survive after cattle rustlers have left him to die

Paperback:

9780873586764 | Reprint edition (Rising Moon, August 1, 1997), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Whichaway, son of a stone-faced Arizona rancher, legs broken in an accident atop a windmill, struggles to survive after cattle rustlers have left him to die
9780679820222 | Reprint edition (Random House Childrens Books, December 1, 1991), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: With two broken legs, a fifteen-year-old called Whichaway realizes that unless he gets himself off the windmill platform, he will soon die

Reinforced:

9780606289092 | Demco Media, August 1, 2003, cover price $14.87 | About this edition: Published by 3 different publishers (Borzoi Books/Alfred Knopf, 1992, and Northland Publishing, 1997) since its original edition from Random House in 1966, Whichaway has also been optioned by 3 different Hollywood producers over the decades for a possible TV-Movie or low-budget feature film.

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Product Description: In his only collection of short fiction, Glendon Swarthout, author of The Shootist, Where the Boys Are, and Bless the Beasts and the Children, reveals in microcosm the heroic and gritty themes that characterized both his novels and films...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780870135729 | Michigan State Univ Pr, June 1, 2001, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: In his only collection of short fiction, Glendon Swarthout, author of The Shootist, Where the Boys Are, and Bless the Beasts and the Children, reveals in microcosm the heroic and gritty themes that characterized both his novels and films.

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Fifteen-year-old Whichaway, son of a stone-faced Arizona rancher, legs broken in an accident atop a windmill, struggles to survive after cattle rustlers have left him to die

Reinforced:

9780606166423 | Demco Media, April 1, 1999, cover price $14.49 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Whichaway, son of a stone-faced Arizona rancher, legs broken in an accident atop a windmill, struggles to survive after cattle rustlers have left him to die

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Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits

Reinforced:

9780606023856 | Demco Media, April 1, 1995, cover price $14.91 | About this edition: Six boys run away from a summer camp in Arizona seeking a way to prove that they are not failures and misfits

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Bat Masterson describes his experiences with Wyatt Earp, working as a reporter in New York City at the turn of the century

Hardcover:

9780896216563 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, October 1, 1985), cover price $15.95
9780917657184 | Donald I Fine, June 1, 1985, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Bat Masterson describes his experiences with Wyatt Earp, working as a reporter in New York City at the turn of the century

Paperback:

9780917657702 | Reissue edition (Donald I Fine, May 1, 1986), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Bat Masterson describes his experiences with Wyatt Earp, working as a reporter in New York City at the turn of the century

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Hardcover:

9780404584788 | Ams Pr Inc, September 1, 1983, cover price $49.50

Greedy relatives and scheming servants come to battle over the will of a cantankerous old tycoon, as he lies on his deathbed and later in his tomb, where he may have been placed prematurely.

Hardcover:

9780385175784 | Doubleday, October 1, 1982, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Fraught with plotting, chicanery, and assignations in mausoleums and arbors, this melodramatic mystery chronicles the attempts of the members of a wealthy, turn-of-the-century family to vie for the affections and effects of skinflint Lycurgus Cadbury

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Bribed by the woman he loves to investigate her latest husbands' mysterious death, juvenile-book writer Jimmie B. Butters becomes caught up in intricate personal histories, convoluted murders, and other heinous crimes involving three generations of the deceitful lady's family

Hardcover:

9780385128247 | Doubleday, July 1, 1979, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Bribed by the woman he loves to investigate her latest husbands' mysterious death, juvenile-book writer Jimmie B.

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Product Description: A youngster relates how his grandparents donated a valuable family heirloom, their melodeon, to the church in an unselfish act of giving one Christmas during the Depression when they had nothing to give each other.

Hardcover:

9780816165490 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, March 1, 1978), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: A youngster relates how his grandparents donated a valuable family heirloom, their melodeon, to the church in an unselfish act of giving one Christmas during the Depression when they had nothing to give each other.
9780385061636 | Doubleday, October 1, 1977, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A fictionalized memoir of childhood on a farm centers on one particular Christmas preserved in memory by the magic of an old-fashioned, very special melodeon

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A group of children with learning disabilities have problems coping with the many social pressures they face everyday.

Hardcover:

9780385098731 | Doubleday, October 1, 1975, cover price $5.95 | also contains Delicate Monsters | About this edition: A group of children with learning disabilities have problems coping with the many social pressures they face everyday.

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Product Description: The book has been marked as a remainder on the bottom edge.

Hardcover:

9780385033664 | Doubleday, February 1, 1973, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The book has been marked as a remainder on the bottom edge.

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Two children, floating downriver in a clamming boat to escape from a drunken step-father, find a valise full of money

Hardcover:

9780385068246 | Doubleday, June 1, 1969, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Two children live in squalor with their drunken stepfather, maintaining themselves through their cleverness in catching clams and the hope that they might someday attend school.

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Product Description: Hardcover. 1963. 79 p. 9.50x6.25x0.50. CHILDREN ADVENTURING STORIES.

Library:

9780394911946 | Random House Childrens Books, June 1, 1963, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Hardcover.

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