Book #15305

Inkheart - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Cornelia Funke
Inkheart - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Cornelia Funke.
Inkheart - 1st US Edition/1st Printing
Inkheart - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Scholastic, 2003.
ISBN: 0439531640

A stunning first US edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in alike dust-jacket, SIGNED by author Cornelia Funke directly on the title page as "C. Funke". Only additional title listed opposite from title page is "The Thief Lord", no mention of additional titles, dust-jacket priced at $19.95. The US edition (published October 1) preceded the UK edition by five days.

Cornelia Funke's first book of the trilogy in which she the introduces a tale of adventure and magic with Meggie, a young girl living a quiet life with her father, a book-binder who possesses the magical power to bring characters from books to life. Their lives change with the arrival of a stranger and Meggie is quickly involved in a breathless game of escape and intrigue as her father's life is put in danger.

Basis for the major motion picture with the same title. Due to the rising success of her books, Funke is already being hailed as Germany's J. K. Rowling.

Price: $179.00

Author Bio

Cornelia Funke

German born and US resident Cornelia Caroline Funke (December 10, 1958), award-winning author of children's fiction, best known for her Inkworld trilogy (Inkheart, Inkspell, Inkdeath) and her Venice based first novel The Thief Lord, basis for the successful movie of the same name.

Cornelia Funke was voted into the Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people of 2005.

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