Tim KC Books http://www.timkcbooks.com First editions and signed books Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Lincoln-in-the-Bardo_George_Saunders.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/saunders_bardo.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 08 Aug 2017 18:01:34 +0000 GMT Solar Bones by Mike McCormack http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Solar-Bones_Mike_McCormack.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mccormack_bonescanongatehbk.jpg'> First UK edition first UK printing of a book first published in Ireland in 2016 Signed by the author to the title page Fine in boards as published with gilt edges Literary Fiction Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:48:15 +0000 GMT Solar Bones by Mike McCormack http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Solar-Bones_Mike_McCormack.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mccormack_bonescanongatepbk.jpg'> First UK edition first UK printing of a book first published in Ireland in 2016 Fine simultaneous paperback Literary Fiction Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:47:59 +0000 GMT Days Without End by Sebastian Barry http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Days-Without-End_Sebastian_Barry.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/barry_days.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Winner of the 20126 Costa Prize Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:00:33 +0000 GMT History of Wolves by Emily Fridlund http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/History-of-Wolves_Emily_Fridlund.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/fridlund_wolves.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Longlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize Literary Fiction Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:24:46 +0000 GMT Autumn by Ali Smith http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Autumn_Ali_Smith.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/smith_autumn.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine wraparound featuring an autumnal scene by David Hockney Longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize 2017 Literary Fiction Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:03:25 +0000 GMT Exit West by Mohsin Hamid http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Exit-West_Mohsin_Hamid.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hamid_exit.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to a tipped in page Fine in fine dustjacket bearing the publisher039s ampquotsigned by the authorampquot roundel Literary Fiction Sat, 05 Aug 2017 09:37:28 +0000 GMT Guillemot Triptychs by Rowan Williams http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Guillemot-Triptychs_Rowan-_Williams.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/guillemot_triptychs.jpg'> First edition first printings thus A collection of 12 single poems by 12 poets Limited edition of 52 sets The poems are printed using a 1928 Thompson letterpress on thrice folded 100 cotton St Cuthberts Mill Somerset paper The poems are presented in a bespoke box The other poets are Peter Riley Thomas A Clark Mona Arshi Sarah Cave Rupert Loydell Isaberl Galleymore Robert Lax and Nathan Thompson Fine Poetry http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Guillemot-Triptychs_Rowan-_Williams.php Sat, 05 Aug 2017 08:48:45 +0000 GMT Insomniac City by Bill Hayes http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Insomniac-City_Bill_Hayes.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hayes_insomniac.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page A memoir about Oliver Sacks Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:30:38 +0000 GMT October by China Mieville http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/October_China_Mieville.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mieville_october.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:26:38 +0000 GMT Ashland andamp Vine by John Burnside http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Ashland-.ant.amp-Vine_John_Burnside.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/burnside_ashland.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:24:24 +0000 GMT Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8 by David Mitchell translates http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Fall-Down-7-Times-Get-Up-8_David_Mitchell-translates.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mitchell_fall.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Wed, 02 Aug 2017 10:35:33 +0000 GMT Midwinter Break by Bernard MacLaverty 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<img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/smith_swing.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to a tipped in page Fine in fine dustjacket Longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize 2017 Literary Fiction Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:51:42 +0000 GMT Autumn by Ali Smith http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Autumn_Ali_Smith.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/smith_autumn.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine wraparound featuring an autumnal scene by David Hockney Longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize 2017 Literary Fiction Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:45:22 +0000 GMT Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Reservoir-13_Jon_McGregor.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcgregor_reservoirnosticker.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:35:35 +0000 GMT Reservoir 13 by Jon McGregor http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Reservoir-13_Jon_McGregor.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcgregor_reservoir.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 01 Aug 2017 14:21:46 +0000 GMT Leaving Fingerprints by Imtiaz Dharker http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Leaving-Fingerprints_Imtiaz_Dharker.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/dharker_fingerprints.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine paperback original Poetry Mon, 31 Jul 2017 18:26:29 +0000 GMT S O S - Ludlow by Christopher Hassall http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/S-O-S-.dash.-Ludlow_Christopher_Hassall.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/hassall_ludlow.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine in very good dustjacket with wear and some loss to the top edge and bottom front corner Poetry Mon, 31 Jul 2017 18:24:31 +0000 GMT The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Ministry-of-Utmost-Happiness_Arundhati_Roy.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/roy_happiness.jpg'> First edition first printing The author039s second novel Fine in fine dustjacket Longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize 2017 Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:23:45 +0000 GMT 4 3 2 1 by Paul Auster http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/4-3-2-1_Paul_Auster.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/auster_4321.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to the title page Fine in fine dustjacket Longlisted for the MAN Booker Prize 2017 Literary Fiction Thu, 27 Jul 2017 06:51:31 +0000 GMT So Happy it Hurts by Anneliese Mackintosh http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/So-Happy-it-Hurts_Anneliese_Mackintosh.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mackintosh_happy.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:43:35 +0000 GMT The Unwomanly Face of War by Svetlana Alexievich http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Unwomanly-Face-of-War_Svetlana_Alexievich.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/alexievich_unwomanly.jpg'> First edition first printing The first English translation of the Nobel prize Winners first book written in 1983 and first published in Russian in a censored edition in 1985 Fine paperback original Thu, 20 Jul 2017 13:46:31 +0000 GMT H(a)ppy by Nicola Barker http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/H(a)ppy_Nicola_Barker.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/barker_happy.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:10:53 +0000 GMT Blind Spot by Teju Cole http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Blind-Spot_Teju-_Cole.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/cole_blind.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in green boards A collection of photographs accompanied by explanatory prose Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:28:28 +0000 GMT Skippy Dies by Paul Murray http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Skippy-Dies_Paul_Murray.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/murray_skippy.jpg'> First edition first printing Three paperback volumes presented in a fine thin flimsy card slipcase Signed by the author on the title page of volume one Fine Also signed on the reverse of the slipcase by the illustrator Leanne Shapton The slipcased edition is the true first A single volume paperback also exists but this volume was intended for export only the publisher decided to make it available in the UK rather than to reprint the slipcased version Longlisted for the 2010 Man Booker Prize Shortlisted for the 2010 Costa Novel Prize Literary Fiction Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:02:14 +0000 GMT The Return of the Dancing Master by Henning Mankell http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Return-of-the-Dancing-Master_Henning_Mankell.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mankell_dancing.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine but with the usual tanning in near fine dustjacket Crime Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:26:22 +0000 GMT The White Lioness by Henning Mankell http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-White-Lioness_Henning_Mankell.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mankell_lioness.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Fine in fine dustjacket Crime Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:24:59 +0000 GMT The Brass Butterfly by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Brass-Butterfly_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_butterfly.jpg'> First edition first printing A threeact comedy Near fine in very good but chipped dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:16:47 +0000 GMT Free Fall by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Free-Fall_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_fall.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine with a small stain and some foxing in near fine but slightly chipped dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:14:54 +0000 GMT The Hot Gates by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Hot-Gates_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_gates.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine with an exlibris label stuck onto the front endpaper in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:13:05 +0000 GMT Pincher Martin by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Pincher-Martin_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_pincher.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine with a slight lean in near fine but slightly chipped dustjacket Despite this description this is an excellent copy of the book Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:11:40 +0000 GMT The Pyramid by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Pyramid_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_pyramid.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in near fine but priceclipped dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:09:26 +0000 GMT The Pyramid by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Pyramid_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_pyramid.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine with ex libris bookplate on front endpaper in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:08:26 +0000 GMT The Scorpion God by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Scorpion-God_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_scorpion.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine in near fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:06:39 +0000 GMT The Spire by William Golding http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Spire_William_Golding.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/golding_spire.jpg'> First edition first printing Near fine a bit cocked and with an exlibris label stuck onto the front endpaper and pencil annotations in near fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:04:50 +0000 GMT Skippy Dies by Paul Murray http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Skippy-Dies_Paul_Murray.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/murray_skippy.jpg'> First edition first printing Three paperback volumes presented in a fine thin flimsy card slipcase Signed by the author on the title page of volume one Fine The slipcased edition is the true first A single volume paperback also exists but this volume was intended for export only the publisher decided to make it available in the UK rather than to reprint the slipcased version Longlisted for the 2010 Man Booker Prize Shortlisted for the 2010 Costa Novel Prize Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 08:01:20 +0000 GMT Skippy Dies by Paul Murray http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Skippy-Dies_Paul_Murray.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/murray_skippyprf.jpg'> Proof copy Signed by the author Fine in pictorial wrappers Paperback Literary Fiction Sun, 16 Jul 2017 07:57:47 +0000 GMT Night Geometry and the Garscadden Trains by A L Kennedy http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Night-Geometry-and-the-Garscadden-Trains_A-L_Kennedy.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/kennedy_night.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Fine paperback original Literary Fiction Sat, 15 Jul 2017 13:34:33 +0000 GMT Angel Hill by Michael Longley http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Angel-Hill_Michael_Longley.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/longley_angel.jpg'> First edition first printing Fine paperback original Poetry Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:18:19 +0000 GMT The Music Shop by Rachel Joyce http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Music-Shop_Rachel_Joyce.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/joyce_music.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author to a tipped in page Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:10:51 +0000 GMT Faber Poets 9 by Rachael Allen http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Faber-Poets-9_Rachael_Allen.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/allen_faber9.jpg'> First edition first printing A pamphlet from Faber to showcase an up and coming young talent Previously several poets were featured one publication but now Faber have decided to showcase a dozen or so poems by one poet in a single pamphlet Signed by the author Fine Poetry Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:08:55 +0000 GMT Instant-flex 718 by Heather Phillipson http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/Instant.dash.flex-718_Heather_Phillipson.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/phillipson_flex.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Fine paperback original Poetry Sat, 15 Jul 2017 08:07:16 +0000 GMT The Child in Time by Ian McEwan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/The-Child-in-Time_Ian_McEwan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcewan_child.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed and inscribed to Claire by the author with a contemporary signature Fine in fine dustjacket Literary Fiction Mon, 10 Jul 2017 16:47:29 +0000 GMT In Between the Sheets by Ian McEwan http://www.timkcbooks.com/book/In-Between-the-Sheets_Ian_McEwan.php <img align='left' hspace='10' vspace='3' src='http://www.timkcbooks.com/pictures/mcewan_sheets.jpg'> First edition first printing Signed by the author Near fine with foxing to the top edge in near fine slightly spine faded dustjacket with marginally faded spine Author039s second collection of short stories Literary Fiction Mon, 10 Jul 2017 16:45:31 +0000 GMT