Collector's Corner

Our Collector's Corner includes publishers' fine limited editions that sell for many times the price of their regular print run, as well as a handful of rare copies that have escalated greatly in value. We offer them under market, but above the price when originally published.

Go Set a Watchman (Harper Lee tribute by Rick Bragg) Rick Bragg

GO SET A WATCHMAN is actually an early draft of To Kill a Mockingbird. it is set a generation later and gives the reader a clear picture of the prejudices of the South during these trying times. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for...

All Over but the Shoutin' - Leather with leather slipcase Rick Bragg

ALL OVER BUT THE SHOUTIN' was named Memoir of the Year and was Rick Bragg's first book. It has become the icon story of a dirt poor Southern family and the strong woman who endured to raise her three sons. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for...

The Lost Symbol: Limited Edition Dan Brown

THE LOST SYMBOL is the sequel to Dan Brown's smash hit The Da Vinci Code, and features protagonist Robert Langdon again...

Hard Choices Hillary Rodham Clinton

HARD CHOICES offers readers a unique perspective in international relations from the former Secretary of State who visited one-hundred and twelve countries and traveled over a million miles before becoming a presidential candidate..

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Hillary Clinton...

The Death of Santini Pat Conroy

THE DEATH OF SANTINI is autobiographical and  introduces fans to new members of Pat Conroy's family, and the continuing  exposure of family struggle and finally - forgiveness.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy on the title page at the store.  It is a new, unread first...

My Reading Life Pat Conroy

MY READING LIFE is a love letter to readers allowing all to share in Pat's favorite writers and titles, as well as finding what all was involved in hooking him on reading.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy at the store.  It is a new, unread first edition opened only for...

My Losing Season Pat Conroy

MY LOSING SEASON covers Pat's time as captain of the Citadel basketball team and the effects their brutal coach had on all the players.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy on the title page at the store.   It is a new, unread hardback edition opened only for signing....

The Great Santini - Signed First Edition Pat Conroy

THE GREAT SANTANI introduced the world to Pat's father, marine fighter pilot Don Conroy, who through his brutality, almost single-handedly shaped the amazing writing career of his son.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy on the title page at the store.  It is a new, unread...

All The Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr

ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE is one of the most universally praised books in the history of our store. Set in occupied France during World War Two, this haunting story will change the way the reader thinks of fate, love and history.   

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Anthony Doerr...

The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel Neil Gaiman

THE GRAVEYARD BOOK includes illustrations by many of the luminaries of the comic book world, with cover illustration by P. Craig Russell. Both books of the earlier edition are bound together and there are thirty-two extra pages of notes and illustrations. The story is of a normal boy - except he lives in a graveyard...