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The VJ Books grading system exceeds the expectations of the discerning book collector. Here you can learn the terms for grading signed books and book jackets, become familiar with unique grading terms such as Advanced Reading Copies, PBOs and Remainder Mark editions. In addition, VJ Books has resources to both help you start collecting and to continue your book collecting education.

Please feel free to contact customerservice@vjbooks.com with any questions about books within your collection, or those you might consider purchasing. Visit the Ask John or FAQ pages for even more information about book collecting!


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Book Collecting

John has been collecting modern first edition books for over 50 years (you do the math) and offers advice on how to collect books and get the most out of your reading experience.

Why VJ Books

VJ Books provides the finest in signed books and collectible books. We consistently inspect and grade each book using professional book grading standards. Every book dust jacket is protected in an acid-free archival quality cover. We offer personalized customer service and every book is unconditionally guaranteed.

Every month VJ Books arranges author signings, working with top authors in the most popular fiction genres. We offer the most current titles, and our inventory of over 50,000 books includes those hard-to-find back list book titles sought by collectors. Our newsletters are focused to keep you informed on new release titles and special promotions. Get great discounts too!


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