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Email: orders@bookpassage.com
Phone: (415) 927-0960 or (800) 999-7909.

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Are you looking for a signed first edition of a particular title? At Book Passage we pride ourselves on being able to offer signed first edition/first printings of many current titles at list price. Our calendar features over 800 author events per year so we always have an exciting list of signed books available. 
 
If you are an avid collector of modern first editions our Signed First Editions Club is perfect for you! Every month our buyer picks a new work of fiction from an up and coming writer. Many of our past picks have gone on to win awards and appreciate significantly in value. For a look at the titles we've chosen so far, visit our Signed First Editions Club Previous Picks page.
 
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Do you have a signed first edition of this book?
We might! If the book is not on the list below but is a new release or we have recently had an event with the author, it is very likely that we have signed stock. You may call (415) 927-0960 and press 1 to speak to a real live bookseller who will check our stock for you. If you prefer email, you may send your inquiry to orders@bookpassage.com. (Please allow 1-2 business days for reply.)
 
How do I order a signed first edition?
Simply indicate ‘signed first edition’ in the comments field of your book order.
 
I want my book signed to me/dated/otherwise personalized.
While we can only guarantee signatures, we make every effort to offer personalization. If the author has not yet come to Book Passage we will make a request for the author to sign your book to you personally, or to the lucky recipient.
 
Can I preorder a signed book?
Absolutely! If you see an author you love coming to Book Passage you can place your order for the book and we will send it to you shortly after the event. (This is the only way we can offer personalization.)
 
How do I know who’s coming to Book Passage?
Check out our calendar!  You can also sign up for our newsletterThe Fortnightly, or follow us on Twitter @bookpassage.
 
What if you run out of signed books?
If for some reason we are unable to offer a signed copy, we will contact you. If a signed copy has been requested, we will never send an unsigned copy in its stead. The same goes for first printings.
 
I’m a collector; do you have suggestions?
If you are an avid collector of modern first editions our signed first editions club is perfect for you! Every month our buyer picks a new work of fiction from an up and coming writer. Many of our past picks have gone on to win awards and appreciate significantly in value. We can not promise a winner every time, but we can offer some fascinating reading and a wonderful look at the cutting edge of fiction. For more information, check out our Signed First Editions Club page. 

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Currently Available (Updated 11/03/15)
Purity Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374239213
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - September 1st, 2015

A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of "Freedom"
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The Marvels Cover Image
By Brian Selznick, Brian Selznick (Illustrator)
$32.99
ISBN: 9780545448680
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2015

From the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" and "Wonderstruck" comes a breathtaking new voyage.
In this magnificent reimagining of the form he originated, two stand-alone stories--the first in nearly 400 pages of continuous pictures, the second in prose--create a beguiling narrative puzzle.


Lights Out: A Cyberattack, a Nation Unprepared, Surviving the Aftermath Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780553419962
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - October 27th, 2015

In this "New York Times" bestselling investigation, Ted Koppel reveals that a major cyberattack on America's power grid is not only possible but likely, that it would be devastating, and that the United States is shockingly unprepared.


Fates and Furies Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781594634475
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 15th, 2015

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A FINALIST FOR THE 2015 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
NPR MORNING EDITION BOOK CLUB PICK
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY: "THE WASHINGTON POST, "NPR, " TIME, THE SEATTLE TIMES, MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE, "SLATE, " LIBRARY JOURNAL, KIRKUS, "AND MANY MORE


The Rainman's Third Cure: An Irregular Education Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781619024960
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Counterpoint LLC - April 14th, 2015

"The rainman gave me two cures
And he said, Just jump right in.
The one was Texas Medicine
And the other was railroad gin.
And like a fool I mixed them
And they strangled up my mind
Now people just get uglier
And I have no sense of time.
--Bob Dylan, Stuck Inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again


Lafayette in the Somewhat United States Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781594631740
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 20th, 2015


From the bestselling author of "Assassination Vacation" and "The Partly Cloudy Patriot," an insightful and unconventional account of George Washington's trusted officer and friend, that swashbuckling teenage French aristocrat the Marquis de Lafayette.


Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062288431
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco Press - September 29th, 2015

In this hugely entertaining sequel to the New York Times bestselling memoir An Appetite for Wonder, Richard Dawkins delves deeply into his bravura intellectual life spent kick-starting new conversations about science, culture, and religion and writing yet another of the most audacious and widely read books of the twentieth century The God Delusion


Flood of Fire Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780374174248
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 4th, 2015

The stunningly vibrant final novel in the bestselling Ibis Trilogy


Thirteen Ways of Looking: Fiction Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780812996722
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Published: Random House - October 13th, 2015

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY" CHICAGO TRIBUNE "AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "The New York Times Book Review "NPR "Los Angeles Times The Boston Globe The Seattle Times The Independent"


Erratic Facts Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780802124050
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Published: Grove Press - October 6th, 2015

 

 


Fortune Smiles: Stories Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780812997477
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Published: Random House - August 18th, 2015

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER - WINNER OF THE STORY PRIZE -"LOS ANGELES TIMES "BOOK PRIZE FINALIST -A "NEW YORK TIMES" NOTABLE BOOK -NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, USA TODAY, "AND "MIAMI HERALD "- NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY "The Washington Post "NPR "Marie Claire St.


In Order to Live: A North Korean Girl's Journey to Freedom Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781594206795
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Published: Penguin Press - September 29th, 2015

Yeonmi Park has told the harrowing story of her escape from North Korea as a child many times, but never before has she revealed the most intimate and devastating details of the repressive society she was raised in and the enormous price she paid to escape.


Secondhand Souls Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780061779787
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 25th, 2015

In San Francisco, the souls of the dead are mysteriously disappearing and you know that can't be good in this delightfully weird and funny sequel to the New York Times bestseller A Dirty Job

Secondhand Souls


Find a Way Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385353618
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 20th, 2015

 

 


Leo: A Ghost Story Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781452131566
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Published: Chronicle Books - August 25th, 2015

A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2015You would like being friends with Leo. He likes to draw, he makes delicious snacks, and most people can't even see him. Because Leo is also a ghost. When a new family moves into his home and Leo's efforts to welcome them are misunderstood, Leo decides it is time to leave and see the world.