First Edition Points and Criteria for The Secret Life of Bees

Year Published: 2002
Author Last Name: Kidd
Author First Name: Sue Monk
Publisher: Viking
Original Price: $24.95
Pages: 302

First published in 2002 by Viking Penguin is stated on the copyright page with full numberline 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 and ISBN 0-670-89460-5. Boards are yellow with gold lettering on orange paper covered spine. Dust jacket lacks Good Morning America "Read This" logo. Ten reviews on the dust jacket back - Anita Shreve, Anne Rivers Siddons, Luanne Rice, Josephine Humphreys, Connie May Fowler, Christina Schwarz, Ursula Hegi, Joanna Trollope, Shelby Hearon, and Susan Isaacs.

Note: The Good Morning America edition also states First published in 2002 by Viking Penguin, and has the same full number line as the true first edition. But it has a different ISBN - 0-670-03237-9 on the copyright page.

Picture of the 2002 first edition dust jacket for The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the 2002 first edition dust jacket for The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of the first edition copyright page for The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of dust jacket where original $24.95 price is found for The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of dust jacket where original $24.95 price is found for The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of the first edition Viking boards for The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the first edition Viking boards for The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of The Secret Life of Bees.

Picture of the first edition title page for The Secret Life of Bees.
Picture of the first edition title page for The Secret Life of Bees.

Quick Search:

Search for other books in the FedPo database:

Book:



Market Value:

Use the pre-filled links below to find the market value of The Secret Life of Bees. Remember that the dust jacket is an important part of any book, and so books without their original dust jackets typically have less value.

Book:


Abe Books, Passion for Books
Author:

Title:

Keywords:







Find Books, Save Up To 90% Alibris



Search by author:

by Title:

by Keyword or ISBN:









Popular on FEdPo:


Honey in the Horn  Gone with the Wind  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (U.S.)  The Old Man and the Sea  The Good Earth  A Confederacy of Dunces  The Hunt for Red October  The Catcher in the Rye  Jaws  To Kill a Mockingbird  All the Pretty Horses  Stuart Little  Outlander  Dog Soldiers  Moby Dick (Illustrated by Rockwell Kent)  Twilight  In Cold Blood  The Grapes of Wrath  From Here to Eternity  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (U.S.)  A Brief History of Time  The Late George Apley  One of Ours  The Road  

Disclaimer: This website is intended to help guide you and give you insight into what to look for when identifying first editions. The information is compiled from the experience of reputable collectors and dealers in the industry. Gathering and updating information about these books is more an art than a science, and new identication criteria and points of issue are sometimes discovered that may contradict currently accepted identification points. This means that the information presented here may not always be 100% accurate.