Attainables and Unattainables

WARNING: I swear if any of ya’ll go out and buy one of these before me I will hunt you down!

This will be my running list of rare books (this includes all signed and/or limited edition books) that I crave and own. They are categorized by price range and then by author.

green– I have obtained and now own =)


  • Homecoming by Ray Bradbury, ill. Dave McKean. Signed Limited edition.

  • Ender in Exile by Orson Scott Card. 1st edition. Signed.
  • The Oracle Lips by Storm Constantine. Signed limited edition.

  • Slippage by Harlan Ellison. Signed limited edition.

  • The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman. 1st edition. Signed.
  • Coraline by Neil Gaiman. 1st edition. Signed.
  • The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox by Barry Hughart. Limited edition. Signed.
  • Many Waters by Madeline L’Engle. Signed limited edition. #82/250.

  • Stranger Things Happen by Kelly Link. 1st edition, signed.
  • Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion. Signed.
  • The City & The City by China Mieville. 1st edition, 1st printing. Signed.
  • Looking for Jake by China Mieville. 1st edition, signed.
  • Perdido Street Station by China Mieville. Signed.
  • Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffeneger. 1st UK edition, 1st printing. Signed.
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffeneger. Signed limited edition.
  • Dream Park by Larry Nivens & Steven Barnes. Signed.
  • The Icarus Girl by Helen Oyeyemi. 1st UK edition. Signed
  • Kings & Assassins by Lane Robins. 1st edition. Signed.
  • Love, Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli. 1st edition. Signed.
  • Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli. 1st edition. Signed.
  • Optic Nerve by Adrian Tomine. Signed.
  • Oracles: A Pilgrimage by Cathrynne Valente. Signed.
  • Secret Lives by Jeff VanderMeer. Signed limited edition.
  • The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters. 1st edition. Signed.


  • Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke. Signed 1st edition.
  • The Scar by China Mieville. Signed limited edition. #407/1000.



  • Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien. Signed limited edition, one of 50. Available at Books of Wonder. $16,000.

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