This is a fully illustrated, first edition book, abridged for younger children, entitled, Peter Pan in Scarlet, by Geraldine McCaughrean. It is 96 pages in length and was published by Oxford University Press in 2008. The book measures 10" x 8" in size. What makes it particularly special is that it has been autographed by the author opposite the title page. It is her original signature, not a copy. She signed it in Kirriemuir, Scotland, while attending the 150th birthday celebration for James M. Barrie. She signed her name and then underneath wrote, "on the occasion of J.M Barries birthday (150 'th). Please note that we have two of these signed books and on the second one she wrote, "On J.M. Barrie's 150th birthday.
If you are not familiar with this book, in August of 2004, the Special Trustees of Great Ormond Street Hospital (who were given the rights to the book upon James M. Barrie's death) launched the search for a sequel to J.M. Barrie's classic, Peter Pan. The author was chosen from nearly 200 entries from around the world. On October 5, 2006, Peter Pan in Scarlet by Geraldine McCaughrean was first published.
You will receive a certificate of authenticity with the book and a lifetime guarantee on its authenticity or a full refund would be given.