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Pers Crowell

A Featured Illustrator Pers Crowell 1910-1965 Pers Crowell was an illustrator specializing mostly in children’s books as a horse book illustrator.  Not all the chapter books hold value but definitely if you list them with the appeal to horse lovers they will bring in a bit of money. Lotting the

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Look for More Under the Covers to Cross Market

The children’s book market is a fun one to sell to. There are so many ways to be creative in your listings. We recommend lots of pictures should you have a book that is known for it’s many wonderful illustrations. A note; we don’t take as many pictures as we

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Our Top Ten for the Month

Our Top Sellers for the Month FOL stands for the Friends of the Library. These are the organizations that sell the book which were donated to raise funds for various public libraries. If you go to eBay or Amazon and put the title in the search box you will see the

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Parents Magazine Publishers

 Parent’s Magazine Press Vintage Books One of my favorite publishers of vintage books is Parent’s Press Magazine. These books have many titles that are sure to bring in any where from $15-$70. They aren’t hard to find and the duds will sell easily in lots. Here are the titles of

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Our Top Ten for the Month

Our Top Sellers for the Month FOL stands for the Friends of the Library. These are the organizations that sell the book which were donated to raise funds for various public libraries. If you go to eBay or Amazon and put the title in the search box you will see the

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The Little Prince First Edition Points

THE LITTLE PRINCE~ Antoine De Saint­ -Exupery~Reynal & Hitchcock~1943~HBDJ~$1200 The Reynal & Hitchcock 1st/1st has the publisher printed on the title page and dust jacket spine end with no mention of edition on the publisher’s page. There is a five line colophon included on the first editions. Subsequent second printings are

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Jolly Roger Bradfield

A Featured Children’s Books Illustrator A successful creator of children’s books, he has won awards for his writing and illustration in this field and has had his books chosen as Junior Literary Guild selections. Bradfield is perhaps best-known for writing and illustrating the comic strip Dooley’s World, which was syndicated world-wide by

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Our Top Ten List for the Month

Our Top Sellers for August FOL stands for the Friends of the Library. These are the organizations that sell the book which were donated to raise funds for various public libraries. If you go to eBay or Amazon and put the title in the search box you will see the closed

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Collectible Author & Illustrator Duo

Gene Zion has authored several titles. His wife illustrated quite a few with him. Their seasonal books also can be worth a bit. We have sold this book three times and each time for about $100! Once for $149! It is scarce but can be found. Gene Zion is an

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Learning about Lotting Our Books

When the market is a little soft sometimes it helps to be a bit ingenious with your listings. At present, many booksellers are finding success with lotting paperback book series. These are an excellent find when picked up on the bag sale. I recommend not spending more than a quarter or so on each title […]

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