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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

Hedgehog's Whimsey Books

355 Chandlers Mills Road, Newport, NH 03773 USA 603 542-1520
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Hi, Folks ... Mom said, 'I need to downsize'. Moving to assisted living, what she couldn't take included 8,000-plus books & records. A decade later, my upcountry barn is bursting. Books multiply as others recycle priorities. I now have 30,000 or more books looking for good homes, and my learning curve has been a roller coaster. I celebrate word-crafters, thought-tumblers, laughter ... the arts of communication at every turn. I preserve, protect, and share. I am also Hedgehog Publishing, 'Words & Pictures by & for Folks with Prickly Backs, Soft Bellies, & Small Brains'.

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Fun Foods for Fussy Kids: Great Things to Make & Eat used book

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Sterling Publishing (NY) Date published: 2002 ISBN-13: 9780806973739 ISBN: 0806973730

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Slight edge wear. Color illustrated glossy paper over boards. 48 p. Color photos. Audience: Children/juvenile. With humor, imagination, and use of color, healthful ingredients become attractive, fun meals. Perhaps your fruits and vegetables do not look enough like bunnies or fish or bears or clowns. Read More

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Zotz! more books like this

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Rinehart & Company / Printed by Haddon Craftsmen., New York / Scranton PA. Date published: 1947

Description: Good. No dust jacket. Prior water damage, discoloration to lower cover. Bumped at corners, edges; spine fading. However, volume square, tight. no water stains inside. No odor. Clean interior. xiv, 268 p. 22 cm. Pen&Ink drawings (comic). A shy professor in a southern theological seminary accidentally acquires the power of taking life by a modest digital gesture. He is confronted also by the choice of using his power for the good of the world, or for the most horrific ends possible to man. In a ... Read More

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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Complete and Unabridged) used book

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Edition: Presumed 1st Airmont printing Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Airmont Books Classics Series., New York. Date published: 1962

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Concave spine, no spine creasing. Back cover corner crease; top back edgeqtr-inch tear repaired from inside w/ clear tape. Age-toning. 318 p. Mass-market (rack) paperback. Illustrated cover: Cob-pipe smoking youth in straw hat, fishing on the river, steamboat in background. American literature classic for the youthful of all ages, set along the Mississippi. Mark Twain, b.1835-d.1810, was a great observer, listener, and writer who honed his skills as a ... Read More

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The Iliad: The Story of Achilles used book

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Edition: 27th printing since 1950 edition Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: A Mentor Classic / New American Library Date published: 1964

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor cover wear. 297 p. Includes index. Pronouncing Index. Colorful illustrated cover A 'plain English' translation of a great adventure story of Ancient Greece and the Siege of Troy, a classic campaign of heroism and treachery. Read More

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One for the Money (A Stephanie Plum Novel 1) used book

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Edition: 31st printing, this edition Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: HarperTorch. Date published: 2001 ISBN-13: 9780061009051 ISBN: 0061009059

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Age-toning. Minor spine creasing and tilt. Clean inside. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 287 p. Audience: General/trade. First in the series introducing the out-of-work, out-of-money Jersey girl Stephanie Plum. Desperate, she goes to work for her cousin Vinnie as a bounty hunter. Laugh-out-loud funny, Stephanie has no car, no gun, no background in chasing bail jumpers. Her first assignment is a cop, Morelli, whose mischief she knew growing up, ... Read More

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"Just wait till you have children of your own! " more books like this

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Edition: 30th printing Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Fawcett Crest Date published: 1971 ISBN-13: 9780449237861 ISBN: 0449237869

Description: Keane, Bil (Illustrated by). Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Creator of the newspaper column, "At Wit's End", Bombeck and Sunday comics artist Keane team up here and take on parenting of teenagers. Read More

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: TSR Inc., Lake Geneva WI / Cambridge UK Date published: 1988 ISBN-13: 9780880384551 ISBN: 0880384557

Description: Easley, Jeff (Cover and interior art by). Good. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. Clean inside. Tight. Neatly reinforced interior binding seams inside covers. 228 p. With 11 additional pages in TSR ads; Clean inside, with the usual library markings; white tape reinforcing inside cover to fep. "Murder most fun at the ultimate fantasy con! " reads the cover promo. Also, Winner of the 1988 Edgar Allen Poe Award for Best Original Paperback Mystery. A scantilly clad spacewoman (bubble head gear ... Read More

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Come Laugh With Me more books like this

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Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: AEP Paperbacks / American Education Publications / Xerox Corp Date published: 1971

Description: Purdy, Alvin. Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Bruised and battered, but still solid and readable. 95 p. Includes illustrations. Joke book: youth audience. Line art illustrations in black. Chip: How did you get that red spot on your nose? Munk: I was smelling a brose. Chip: There's no 'b' in rose. Munk: There was in this one! (And many more). Read More

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Win a Few, Lose a Few, Charlie Brown: A New Peanuts Book more books like this

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Edition: Popcorn Bag Weekly Reader Children's Book Club Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Holt Rinehart and Winston. Date published: 1974 ISBN-13: 9780030131561 ISBN: 0030131561

Description: Good. No dust jacket. Clean inside. Age-toning. Cover soiling. Inside cover, paper residue as from bookplate. Book Club Edition. 128 p. Color illustrated cover; B&W illustrations inside. Audience: General/trade. The Peanuts Gang with 4-block storylines. On the cover, Peppermint Patty tears across with the football; Charlie Brown, upside down, never knew what hit him. Read More

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How to Live With a Calculating Cat more books like this

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Binding: Mass-market paperback. Publisher: Pocket Books, New York Date published: 1976 ISBN-13: 9780671807870 ISBN: 0671807870

Description: Good. No dust jacket as issued. Moderate cover soiling. Text and lots of cartoon drawings. Read More

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The Frog Prince, Continued used book

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Binding: Wraps Publisher: A Trumpet Club Special Edition.

Description: Johnson, Steve (Paintings by). Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Prior owner name. Minor cover wear. Clean inside. Stapled binding. 56 p. Comic color illustrations. 8.5x10.5in. Kids' storybook for adults, too! "The Princess kissed the frog. He turned into a prince. And they lived happily ever after..." Or, NOT! A humorous look at real life when two people live together. Read More

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Red Ain't Dead: 150 More Ways to Tell If You'Re a Redneck used book

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Edition: 2nd printing Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Longstreet Press, Atlanta, Georgia Date published: 1991 ISBN-13: 9781563520051 ISBN: 1563520052

Description: Boyd, David. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Minor cover wear. 80 p., 7.25x6in. A southern born and raised comedian laughs at himself, his neighbors, and the stereotypes others have of Southerners. Since "redneck" behaviors have been one the South's most popular exports, rednecks can be found in many living rooms frequented by the rest of us. Read More

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You Might Be a Redneck If... used book

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Edition: 4th printing Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Longstreet Press Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9780929264578 ISBN: 0929264576

Description: Boyd, David. Very good. No dust jacket as issued. 80 p. . your bicycle has a gun rack. A southern comedian laughing at himself, his neighbors, and, it tuns out, all too many of us no matter where we're from. Read More

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Elephantastic: a Trunkful of Unforgettable Jokes used book

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Edition: 2nd printing, American Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Kingfisher Date published: 1995 ISBN-13: 9781856975698 ISBN: 185697569X

Description: Hurt-Newton, Tania. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. 64 p. What's gray, wrinkly, and has sixteen wheels? The answer's on page...oh, shucks, no page numbers. I know, buy the book and read it together! Read More

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The History of White People in America more books like this

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Perigee Books / Putnam Date published: 1985 ISBN-13: 9780399511936 ISBN: 0399511938

Description: Good. No dust jacket as issued. Ex-library. 143 p. B&W photos. Comedic writers Mull and Rucker clearly missed the bus to the Political Correctness Mall of Blandness, but they do celebrate the opportunity. We learn that White Artifacts often include: decorative refrigerator magnets, a humorous doormat, personalized pencils, The Semipersonal Christmas Family Form Letter, and Happy Faces. At last, a guide into the White Soul w/big print and diversions en route. Read More

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I Wish I'D Said That! the Greatest One-Liners, Comebacks, Put-Downs, Epitaphs, Quips, Show Stoppers & Wise Cracks of All Time more books like this

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Edition: Reprint Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Castle, Secaucus, NJ Date published: 1987 ISBN-13: 9781555211639 ISBN: 1555211631

Description: Heath. Fine in fine dust jacket. As new. 160 p. Includes illustrations. Pen & ink cartoon partial and full page illustrations. Humorous quotations with prefacing remarks by author. Many of the subjects from the arts and literature. Read More

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Morris; An Intimate Biography ("Compliments of 9-Lives" Edition) used book

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Edition: 3rd Dell printing, February 1976 Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Dell Publishing Co. by arr. w/ William Morrow., New York. Date published: 1976 ISBN-13: 9780688002824 ISBN: 068800282X

Description: Good. Single spine crease. Light surface scuffing (or scratches by jealous cats? ) Mass-market (rack) paperback. 96 p. B&W photos. Satire: Advertising and Promotion star "Morris" of cat fame was very hot in the 1970s purring his way through 9-Lives brand cat food commercials and other marketing adventures. Herein: "Special Bonus: A revealing centerfold of Morris, along with many other candid photographs". Read More

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Reinhart's Women: a Novel more books like this

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Delacorte Press / Seymour Lawrence., New York, N. Y Date published: 1981 ISBN-13: 9780440074083 ISBN: 0440074088

Description: Very good. Short lower front corner crease. Slight edge wear. Trade paperback. 295 p.; 24 cm. Fiction: 4th in Thomas Berger's Reinhart Series, sequel to Vital Parts, 1970. These characters began their romp in 1958 with Berger's "Crazy in Berlin", then "Reinhart in Love", 1962. Wrote one reviewer about another title, the author "conditions the reader to expect the unexpected but manages to be consistently surprising nevertheless" (Paul Gray, "Time"). Among Berger's other titles, the classic ... Read More

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In One Ear more books like this

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Edition: First edition Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Permabook / Pocket Books. Date published: 1964

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Old price label, front cover. Age-toning. 209 p. mass-market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. Audience: General/Adult/Juvenile. Cover: 1000 of the Best and Funniest Stories from Joe McCarthy's American Weekly Column. Represented in this collection: Fred Allen, Paar, Gleason, Durante, W C Fields, Shriner, Sahl, Benchley, Thurber, Jessel, Benny, Groucho, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and more, including kids and anonymous humorists. Read More

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Penguin Soup for Soul used book

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Edition: First edition Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin., New York. Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9780312193164 ISBN: 0312193165

Description: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine. Light cover wear. Clean. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 128 p. 7.75x8in. B&W captioned cartoon multi-block drawings. Audience: General/trade. Political cartoon humor earlier published in The Nation, U.S. News & World Report, and The New Haven Advocate. Tom Tomorrow is a pseudonym for Dan Perkins. Read More

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Amazon: a novel used book

Amazon: a novel more books like this

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Edition: First edition Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco, San Francisco Date published: 1992 ISBN-13: 9780062510037 ISBN: 0062510037

Description: Spalenka, Greg (Illustrations by). Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Near fine; has surface wear. No creasing. Odd-sized, 5x7.25, trade paperback, illustrated cover, woman with sword. 178p. Iconic downturned sword used throughout, line art. Time travel fiction: Antiope, a beautiful young Amazon warrior is spirited thousands of years ahead, finding herself dazed and confused, about to be assaulted on an American 20th-century freeway. Writer Diana, middle-aged, finds Antiope by the roadside ... Read More

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No Shirt. No Shoes. No Service. No Problem! used book

No Shirt. No Shoes. No Service. No Problem! more books like this

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Hyperion. Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9780786862344 ISBN: 0786862343

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Red cloth and black paper over boards. Author standing portrait, DJ front. 239 p. Author: stand-up comic; sitcom actor. Native, Atlanta GA. The IBM engineering job just didn't do it for him. Read More

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Life is What Happens When You're Making Other Plans more books like this

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Doubleday Books Date published: 1984 ISBN-13: 9780385180641 ISBN: 0385180640

Description: Rousseau, Will (Jacket design) Very good in very good dust jacket. Dust jacket has slightly worn edges. back has some discolor along edge; book is very good with gold lettering on titles. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 216 p. Audience: General/trade. Similar to Erma Bombeck, the author comments wryly on marriage and children with occaisional poems sprinkled throughout. I've ordered an unlisted number, from unwanted calls I'll be free In solitude curled, I'll be out of this world, no bells ... Read More

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Meanwhile, Back at the Front more books like this

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Edition: 1st PB (1961 Crown) Binding: Mass-market paperback Publisher: Paperback Library, New York Date published: 1968

Description: Good. No dust jacket as issued. Spine creased, general cover soiling. 272 p. Color cartoon illustrated cover. Marine Staff Sergeant operates rolling bar / brothel. Reviewed as "Lusty", "Bawdy" and "Hilarious". Read More

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1800 Riddles, Enigmas and Conundrums more books like this

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Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Dover Publications Date published: 1963

Description: Fair. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by previous owner. Cover wear, corner bumps. Edge soiling. Prior owner name on front cover, top. 154p. White covers. Orange, black, brown cover titles & graphics. Lots of fun here; pace yourselves. Organized by category. Seller's note: Reports are inconclusive as to whether riddles help preserve sanity or threaten it when there are lots coming non-stop from the back seat on a long drive. Read More

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