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    You know I love these threads so let's start with 2020 now.

    Depending on my working situation I might be more conservative but it'll depend on my job conditions through 2020.

    * The Plant #3 unsigned
    * The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Proof with Letter by King.
    * The Gunslinger 1st Grant
    * If it Bleeds US proof
    * If it Bleeds UK proof
    * At least 1 of the 19th 1st fiction appearances' magazines/newspapers I'm missing
    * At least 1 of the 17 1st fiction appearances' books I'm missing.
    * At least 1 of the 19 promo items I'm after.
    * At least 1 more book signed by King of the 43 I'm missing.
    * At least 1 S/L KING books of the 11 I'm missing.
    * At least 1 S/L non-King book that has his signature out of the 30 I'm missing.
    * At least 1 of the four annuary books I'm missing.
    * At least 1 of the two Kingdom Hospital Scripts written by King I'm missing.
    * At least 5 of the 102 magazines I'm missing that include an original non-fiction piece.
    * At least 1 of the 30 books I'm missing that include an original non-fiction piece.
    * At least 1 of the 165 newspapers I'm missing that include an original non-fiction piece.
    * The only Spanish edition I'm missing.

    Grail list:

    * The Regulators - Lettered edition
    * One copy of The Maine campus with a S. King piece on it.
    Wanted list:
    The girl who loved tom gordon ARC with King's letter
    The Plant #3 Unsigned.

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    3 big ones:
    1) PS Carrie Letter (preferment of letter G)
    2) As flawless as I can 2nd state Salem’s
    3) Dystopia letter


    I have many others I want but If one of those crossed my path in 2020
    I’d be So happy!


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    Different Seasons - Suntup signed & numbered edition with artist remarque

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    pleasepleasepleasepleasepleaseplease

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    My goals are suuuuper simple:

    Whatever Suntup numbered editions I can snag. Maybe a King?

    All the books I have coming from CD.

    The two lettered editions I have coming from DRP.

    The rest of the Series 3 Little Books including the promised King installment.

    The other two SST Lansdale Collections and whatever else Paul has cookin’.

    All of these are my current income goals. If income drastically improves I’ll hunt out a Numbered Suntup Misery.

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    My goals are pretty simple, or should be:
    Cycle of the Werewolf 1st
    Pretty much anything S/L (as long as I can swing it money-wise).

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    King goals are pretty simple:
    - Gunslinger S/L
    - Gunslinger 2nd printing (1984)
    - nice copy of NEL IT Collectors Edition PB
    - UK S/L, trades, and WHSmith/Waterstones editions of new King books.

    I may divest myself of a few King S/Ls this year. Not getting out of the game, just focusing a bit more.

    Non-King goals is a much longer list. Some specific Lettered editions (see my sig). More Suntup. Specific forthcoming titles from small publishers that have been announced by not yet preorderable.

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    Angel's Game and Prisoner of Heaven
    Wolf's Hour
    Mister Slaughter
    Ilium

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    Besides Suntup, who knows. I would like to try and finish my 1st/1st set. As for S\L My dream books are Salem's Lot, and The Green Mile. Plus a 2nd state Salems'. I have given up on Misery.
    After that, who knows. I sort of go with the wind.
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    I'd like to get a Night Shift 1st/1st even though I need all the Doubleday. That book and Salem's Lot were my first two King reads in the late '70s and they both hold special places in my heart. I'd also like to get the CD Doubleday books as I missed them because I wasn't collecting for a few years. Anything else I get will probably be whatever deals happen when they happen.

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    Christine s/l
    Eyes of the Dragon S/L

    Oh and Black House S/L no 24 if it ever surfaces

    Again, maybe one of these in 2020, around Q3

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    The only goal I'm setting for this year is AFTER I'm done paying off the CUJO DRE in May I will be looking for an inscribed Night Shift 1/1 That's the only book I need to have my personal Top 5 King's signed.

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    My top want for 2020 is the same as last year: a signed first edition of IT. Other than that I will continue to fill holes in the signed first edition collection as things turn up on the market. Happy New Year everyone.

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    If It Bleeds US 1st Unsigned
    If It Bleeds US 1st Signed
    If It Bleeds GE (if made)
    If It Bleeds SL (if made)
    The missing volume from my Dark Tower S/L set
    Two of the six missing books needed to complete my US Signed 1st Collection

    And of course....I hope to receive the items already paid for and on order (CD The Stand GE, CD Night Shift GE, CD Slipcase for The Institute, LP Revival GE).
    FOR SALE OR TRADE
    Wizard & Glass Grant 1st Edition $100
    Dark Tower 7 Artist Edition $70
    The Waste Lands 1st Edition in Shrinkwrap $125
    1984 Grant Gift Edition of The Talisman $250
    Lisey's Story ARC $25
    Sleeping Beauties CD Gift Edition in Shrinkwrap $125
    The Shining Sub Press Gift Edition $125

    WANTED
    The Plant Part 1 Signed Limited Edition
    Signed 1st Edition of The Bachman Books (1985 Omnibus Hardback)

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    2nd state Salem's Lot (otw)
    Firestarter S/L (otw)
    Rage US
    3 more inscribed 1st/1st-one being The Stand
    2 of 1st/1st UK's I need
    Wish List:
    Rage 1st/1st
    Goblin-Josh Malerman

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    1: 1st/1st Carrie
    2: 1st/1st Night Shift
    3: Lettered Blockade Billy
    4: 1 PS lettered edition
    5: all new SK limited editions sold in 2020
    6: at least 1 portfolio I am missing

    Stretch goal:

    one of the following:

    a) Misery Lettered
    b) Gunslinger Lettered
    c) Regulators Lettered
    d) Firestarter Lettered
    e) The Plant set (or even just 1)
    f) TNLR
    Wanted:

    'Salem's Lot Portfolio #606..

    Carrie 1st/1st

    Blockade Billy Lettered edition

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