modern first edition books from Firsts in Print

modern first edition books from Firsts in Print

Children's modern first editions

All of the books on these pages are first editions and first printings

Children's publications and award winners are featured on this page. We hold a wide selection of children's fiction by a large number of writers. It's always worth asking in case we have what you are looking for in stock.



Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
by J K Rowling


Published: Bloomsbury, 2003

Fine in like wrapper. First edition, with the 'adult' wrapper. Signed to loosely inserted bookplate.

Price: £750.00

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J K Rowling


The Prisoner of Azkaban
by J K Rowling, Ill. by Jim Kay


Published: Bloomsbury, 2017

Fine in fine wrapper. Third in the highly popular illustrated series. Signed by the illlustrator.

Price: £30.00

The Prisoner of Azkaban by J K  Rowling


The Kingdom Revealed
by Rob Ryan


Published: Hutchinson, 2014

Fine limited edition. A stunning edition of papercut artist Rob Ryan's new book, signed and numbered out of 100, in a special illustrated slipcase containing a numbered and signed lasercut and original piece of signed art from the book, which is also signed. Also several pieces of ephemera are included in the package, as well as one golden ticket somewhere among the 100, entitling the owner to visit Ryan at his studio.

Price: £200.00

The Kingdom Revealed by Rob Ryan


The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip
by George Saunders, Ill. Lane Smith


Published: Bloomsbury, 2001

Fine in ill. boards, as issued. Rare children's book by Folio-winner Saunders, still more so signed and dated, which this is, with a doodle.

Price: £38.00

The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by George Saunders


The Cat in the Hat
by Dr Seuss


Published: Collins/Beginner Books, 1958

Very good in rubbed and faded boards. Spine a little bumped to both ends. Lacking wrapper. A bit of a mystery, this one, as usually these are published by Collins with no Beginner Books logo. Could be a later printing, but by no means clear.

Price: £30.00

The Cat in the Hat by Dr Seuss


The Monstrous Child
by Francesca Simon


Published: Faber/Profile, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. New book from author of Horrid Henry. Costa 2016 shortlisted. Nominated fo the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2017. Signed copy.

Price: £9.99

The Monstrous Child by Francesca Simon


Geek Girl Head Over Heels
by Holly Smale


Published: Harper Collins, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Lates in the highly popular series. Signed by the author.

Price: £12.99

Geek Girl Head Over Heels by Holly  Smale


Girl Online Going Solo
by Zoe Sugg


Published: Penguin, 2016

FIne in ill. boards, as issued. Third in Girl Online sequence from celebrated vlogger. Signed copy.

Price: £12.99

Girl Online Going Solo by Zoe Sugg


Annan Water
by Kate Thompson


Published: Bodley Head, 2004

Fine in fine wrapper. Signed by the author.

Price: £8.00

Annan Water by Kate  Thompson


Nevermoor
by Jessica Townsend


Published: Hodder,

Fine in fine wrapper. Limited Signed Edition. First of new young adult trilogy. With global publishing contracts and film rights signed up by Fox, this is as near to being the next Harry Potter as it is possible to predict!.

Price: £25.00

Nevermoor by Jessica Townsend


Bad Dad
by David Walliams


Published: Harper Collins, 2017

FIne in fine wrapper. The Latest from the children's writing phenomenon. Signed copy.

Price: £40.00

Bad Dad by David Walliams


The Midnight Gang
by David Walliams


Published: Harper Collins, 2016

Fine in fine wrapper. Recent book by the phenomenally sucessful Walliams. Rare signed copy.

Price: £50.00

The Midnight Gang by David Walliams


The World's Worst Children 2
by David Walliams, Ill. by Tony Ross


Published: Harper Collins, 2017

Fine in fine wrapper. Sequel to The World's Worst Children by the super-popular Walliams. Signed copy.

Price: £50.00

The World's Worst Children 2 by David Walliams


King of Capri
by Jeanette Winterson, Jane Ray, illustrator.


Published: Bloomsbury, 2003

Fine in illustrated boards, as issued. Signed by both author and illustrator.

Price: £14.00

 King of Capri by Jeanette Winterson


All the Year Round
by John Yeoman


Published: Andersen Press, 2017

Fine in ill. boards. New book from the pair and signed by both., NB there were few copies signed so this is a most rare double-signed copy.

Price: £75.00

All the Year Round by John Yeoman

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