Just in Time for Building Your Collection…New Fantastic Fiction & Non-Fiction Finds from Bren-Books.Com

We explored the four corners of the book world, bringing back great books that were made into films

We’re excited about the novels and non-fiction we recently found in the most unlikely places.

Many are signed or inscribed.

Please enjoy the photos, as well as the original movie trailers.


Here’s a wonderful hardcover 1st edition of Chuck Palahniuk’s Classic


Watch the Original Trailer of the Movie with Brad Pitt and Ed Norton



…And then there was Paul Theroux’s THE MOSQUITO COAST

1982 Houghton Mifflin 1st Edition. The basis of Peter Weir’s 1986 movie, starring Harrison Ford and River Phoenix.







Here’s the Original Movie Trailer



Then we discovered Forrest Gump sitting all by itself— not on a bench, but in a bin…

1986 Doubleday True-Stated First Edition of this now classic & rare book. The dust jacket and book are in very good condition.

Here’s the Original Trailer



THE DINNER was just released as a film in May 2017 with a great cast: Richard Gere, Laura Linney and Steve Coogan. Two sets of wealthy parents meet for dinner to decide what to do about a crime their sons have committed.

Bren-Books.Com found this 2013 Hogarth Press 1st Edition. The Hardcover Book is in Fine Condition, the Dust Jacket in Near Fine Condition.

Here’s the Original Trailer to The Dinner



THE OPERATORS is a non-fiction book that was the basis for the 2017 Netflix film War Machine, starring Brad Pitt.

2012 Blue Rider Press 1st Edition/1st Printing in “As New” Condition. Also receive Hasting’s final book The Last Magazine in Fine Condition.

Here’s the Original Trailer to War Machine



Finally…Do you remember George Clooney’s The Monuments Men, based on Robert M. Edsel’s book?

Here’s Mr. Edsal’s followup book…

Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation’s Treasures from the Nazis

This 2013 WW Norton 1st Edition is in near MINT condition.

**SIGNED & INSCRIBED** by Robert M. Edsel.

Here’s The Monuments Men Trailer

Farewell Nelle Harper Lee


 Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee Book Club DJ front         TKAMB Signatures Book Club











We mourn the passing of a great author. She created a work is that people hold close to their hearts.

You can find her fitting obituary on the New York Times: Farewell Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird signed by Harper and Alice Lee

Bren-Books.com is proud to offer her true and unique one-of-a-kind 1960 J.B. Lippincott First Book Club edition.

Here are the “points” that make this book a great find and superb addition to your collection:

  • It is signed and inscribed directly on the first front page ” To Jane Kansas with best wishes, Harper Lee.”
  • On the dedication page is the rare signature of her sister, the late Alice Lee.
  • The first state Book Club dust jacket has Truman Capote’s quote on the inside front and Jonathan Daniels’ quote on the rear inside cover.
  • Truman Capote took the photo of Harper Lee on the back of the dust jacket.

Now Available at Bren-Books.com

Bookseller Inventory # 008803To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee