Welcome to Nothing Like A Good Book! We carry an electic mix of modern first editions of mystery, Literature, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror. Our current catalogues featrure books for every taste, from reading copies to highly collectible first editions and everything in between. Please feel free to browse our catalogues and if there's something you don't see, by all means e-mail us!
Featured Books

Iain Banks's Inversions is a dazzling novel from one of the premier writers of SF. Set in a world far away in time and place, it's a complex novel where love, deceit, and betrayal combine to bring down an Empire. First U.K. and true first edition from thsi dazzling novelist. Fine in a fine dj. $25.00

From the author of Practical Magic. Alice Hoffman's recent novel The Ice Queen tells the story of a woman who, as a child, was touched by the tragic death of her mother. Now as an adult, she experiences a cataclysmic event that will change her life forever. As New and unread. First edition, first printing, SIGNED by the suthor on the title page. $30.00

Jeff Lindsay's well-received Darkly Dreaming Dexter, is his well-received debut novel. Dexter isn only the narrator of this original darl mystery but also a blood-spatter technician for the Miami Police department and he just happens to enjoy his seret life as a serial killer. But he's unlike other serial killers, he only does away with people who really deserve it, including other serial killers. Advanced Reading copy (ARC) in pictorial wrappers. Light pencil erasure to publisher blurb on first page. $20.00

Edited by mystery author Tony Hillerman and Otto Penzler, founder of the Mysterious Press,The Best American Mystery Stories of the Century, this massive collection of over forty short mysteries reads like a who's-who of fiction, including stories by such authors as James M. Cain, William Faulkner, Dennis Lehane, and Lawrence Block among them.A first edition, first printing, Fine/Fine with a touch of wear to spine ends and rear flap of dj. $25.00


New Arrivals

Eddie's World with publisher's bookmark laid in. An As New unread copy of author Charlie Stella's dazzling debut novel who has been called a rising [more]

In fantasist Jonathan Carroll's novel, Kissing the Beehive, the best selling author Sam Bayer has a bad case of writer's block and ends up visiting his hometown, only to get immersed in solving a fifteen year old murder in which Sam himself had discovered the body [more]

Collectible Spotlight

A beautiful copy of A Good Secret Place, a very scarce collection of short fiction by the late author Richard Laymon. Issued as [more]

Artemis Fowl, The Arctic Incident, is Eoin Colfer's highly anticipated follow-up to Artemis Fowl. The true first preceding the UK, edition, this is an unread | Hacked By Pali. All Right Reserved [more]