Book silent auction and attendance prizes catalog
Friends of Lovejoy Library, Trivia Night 2014.
Trivia Night Friday, April 25,2014 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Lovejoy Library, 2nd Floor &Auction To Support Lovejoy Library Friends of Lovejoy Library Membership in the Friends is open to anyone who wishes to help SIUE students receive the greatest educational information possible. A contribution of $35 annually is all it takes to become a Friend. Since 1965, the Friends have contributed significantly to the quality of Library programs through the establishment of endowed funds, the purchase of books, materials, and equipment to enhance the Library collections and transform the delivery of information to our students. The Friends of Lovejoy Library also have an Advisory Board whose members donate their time and resources to improve the Library and provide community outreach and scholarship support. If youâ€™re interested in learning more about the Advisory Board, please let us know. Trivia Night Schedule of Events Drinks & Early Bidding……… 7:00 p.m. Trivia Begins…………………... 7:30 p.m. Intermission …...…………….. 8:30 p.m. Auction Ends……...…………. 8:45 p.m. Trivia Resumes……………... 9:00 p.m. Trivia Concludes …………... 10:00 p.m. Awards Distributed………... 10:05 p.m. Auction Check-out …………... 10:15 p.m. 2014 Silent Auction & Attendance Prizes The Friends of Lovejoy Library sought out a number of prominent authors to sign unique bookplates representing the SIUE Elijah P. Lovejoy Memorial Library. The response was overwhelming and more than 70 prominent authors signed these bookplates or sent a flat-signed novel in itâ€™s place. Many of the authors provided special inscriptions and even artwork on these bookplates. All of the bookplates have been placed in a first edition, first printing copy of the authors most recognizable work. This catalog details the list of books that are available to be won in the silent auction or given away as attendance prizes. There are also signed magazines that will be given away as attendance prizes. The Friends sponsor the purchase of contemporary magazines that the students often read in the Friends Corner of the Library. All proceeds will go towards the purchase of books and materials to support Lovejoy Library. How to Bid on Silent Auction Items f you would like to place a bid, simply write your name and phone number on the bid sheet along with your bid amount. Please write clearly and legibly, the winner need not be present to win. The highest bid at the time the auction closes will win the item listed. BIDDERâ€™S NUMBER NAME AMOUNT BID PHONE # MINIMUM OPENING BID $ 50.00 Bill Smith 618-622-5735 $55.00 How to Check-Out 1. Once the tables have closed, check all of the items that you bid on to see if you have won. 2. If you had the high bid, remove the yellow sheet as your receipt and leave the pink sheet on the table for others to know who won the item. 3. Take the yellow sheet to the cashier to pay for your items. They will denote your payment on the yellow sheet, which will serve as your receipt and you may go and collect your items. Silent Auction Items ITEM #1 The Hunger Games Suzanne Collins Katniss is a 16-year-old girl living with her mother and younger sister in the poorest district of Panem, the remains of what used be the United States. Emerging from a war, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in an annual televised event called, "The Hunger Games." Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #2 $4,500.00 $ 100.00 Enderâ€™s Game Orson Scott Card Andrew "Ender" Wiggin thinks he is playing computer simulated war games at the Battle School; he is, in fact, engaged in something far more desperate. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #3 $1,895.00 $ 100.00 A is for Alibi Sue Grafton A tough-talking former cop, private investigator Kinsey Millhone has set up a modest detective agency in a quiet corner of Santa Teresa, California. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #4 $1,650.00 $ 100.00 Whoâ€™s Afraid of Virginia Wolf? Edward Albee A dark comedy, it portrays husband and wife George and Martha in a searing night of dangerous fun and games. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: $1,500.00 $ 100.00 Silent Auction Items ITEM #5 Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy John Le Carre The man he knew as "Control" is dead, and the young Turks who forced him out now run the Circus. But George Smiley isn't quite ready for retirement--especially when a pretty, would-be defector surfaces with a shocking accusation: a Soviet mole has penetrated the highest level of British Intelligence. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #6 $1,150.00 $ 100.00 Bridge to Terabithia Katherine Paterson Jess Aaron's greatest ambition is to be the fastest runner in the fifth grade. He's been practicing all summer and can't wait to see his classmates' faces when he beats them all. But on the first day of school, a new kid, a new girl, boldly crosses over to the boy's side of the playground and outruns everyone. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #7 $1,120.00 $ 100.00 Lonesome Dove Larry McMurtry Lonesome Dove is a love story and an epic of the frontier. Journey to the dusty little Texas town of Lonesome Dove and meet an unforgettable assortment of heroes and outlaws, whores and ladies, Indians and settlers. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #8 $1,000.00 $ 100.00 A Game of Thrones George R. R. Martin Eddard Stark, leader of a royal family that presides over a mysterious ancient kingdom, must confront a cruel legacy that leaves his land blessed with summers that can last for years and a harsh winter that can last a generation. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: $1,000.00 $ 100.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #9 The Silver Linings Playbook Matthew Quick Meet Pat Peoples. Pat has a theory: his life is a movie produced by God. And his God-given mission is to become physically fit and emotionally literate, whereupon God will ensure him a happy ending--the return of his estranged wife, Nikki. Retail Value: Minimum Bid: ITEM #10 $335.00 $ 20.00 The Life of Pi Yann Martel Pi Patel is an unusual boy. The son of a zookeeper, who is fascinated with religions. When Pi is sixteen, his family emigrates from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship, along with their zoo animals bound for new homes. Retail Value: ITEM #11 $320.00 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Mark Haddon Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. Retail Value: ITEM #12 $100.00 Waiting to Exhale Terry McMillan A hilarious and heartbreaking look at four vibrant black women in their thirties, who aren't holding their breath waiting for Mr. Right--but they haven't stopped hoping. Retail Value: $ 40.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #13 Fried Green Tomatoes Fannie Flagg Folksy and fresh, endearing and affecting, Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe is a novel of two women in the 1980s: of gray-headed Mrs. Threadgoode telling her life story to Evelyn, who is in the sad slump of middle age. Retail Value: ITEM #14 $280.00 The Cider House Rules John Irving Set in rural Maine in the first half of this century, it tells the story of Dr. Wilbur Larch - saint and obstetrician, founder and director of the orphanage in the town of St. Cloud's, ether addict and abortionist. It is also the story of Dr. Larch's favorite orphan, Homer Wells, who is never adopted. Retail Value: ITEM #15 $350.00 The Da Vinci Code Dan Brown While in Paris on business, Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon receives an urgent late-night phone call: the elderly curator of the Louvre has been murdered inside the museum. Near the body, police have found a baffling cipher. While working to solve the enigmatic riddle, Langdon is stunned to discover it leads to a trail of clues hidden in the works of Da Vinci. Retail Value: ITEM #16 $465.00 Odd Thomas Dean Koontz The dead communicate with a short-order cook in a small desert town. Odd Thomas thinks of himself as an ordinary guy, if possessed of a certain measure of talent at the Pico Mundo Grill and rapturously in love with the most beautiful girl in the world, Stormy Llewellyn. Retail Value: $250.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #17 Forever Odd Dean Koontz We're all a little odd beneath the surface. He's the most unlikely hero you'll ever meet-an ordinary guy with a modest job you might never look at twice. But there's so much more to any of us than meets the eye-and that goes triple for Odd Thomas. Retail Value: ITEM #18 $100.00 The Relic Douglas Preston Days before a massive exhibition at the New York Museum of Natural History, visitors are being murdered. Autopsies indicate that the killer cannot be human. The museum's directors decide to go ahead with the bash in spite of the murders. Now museum researcher Margo Green must find out who or what is doing the killing. Retail Value: ITEM #19 $170.00 Case Histories Kate Atkinson Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two: A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack. Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making - with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband - until a fit of rage creates a grisly, bloody escape. Retail Value: ITEM #20 $ 65.00 The Cabinet of Curiosities Lincoln Child In an ancient tunnel underneath New York City a charnel house is discovered. Inside are thirty-six bodies--all murdered and mutilated more than a century ago. While FBI agent Pendergast investigates the old crimes, identical killings start to terrorize the city. Retail Value: $ 45.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #21 The Lincoln Lawyer Michael Connelly Mickey Haller is a Lincoln Lawyer, a criminal defense attorney who operates out of the backseat of his Lincoln Town Car, traveling between the far-flung courthouses of Los Angeles to defend clients of every kind. Retail Value: ITEM #22 $440.00 The Witness Sandra Brown Kendall Deaton courageously risks her own life and that of her unborn child to testify against her ex-husband, a violent white supremacist, and his father. Retail Value: ITEM #23 $ 75.00 Flight of the Intruder Stephen Coonts Jake and his new bombardier, ice-cold Tiger Cole, are going to pick their own target and hit the enemy where it hurts. But to get there and back in one piece is going to take a lot of nerve, even more skill, and an incredible amount of raw courage. Before it's over, they're going to fly into hell. Retail Value: ITEM #24 $ 80.00 Big Trouble Dave Barry In the city of Coconut Grove, Florida, these things happen: A struggling ad man drives home from a meeting with the Client From Hell. Eliot's teenage son, Matt, fills a Squirtmaster 9000 for his turn at a high school game called Killer. Matt's intended victim, Jenny Herk, sits down with her mom in front of the TV for what she hopes will be a peaceful evening for once. Retail Value: $ 45.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #25 Past Perfect Susan Isaacs Katie seems to have the ideal life: a great husband, a precocious and winning ten-year-old son, and a dream job -- writer for the long-running TV series "Spy Guys." But all is not as splendid as it should be because writing about the espionage business isn't nearly as satisfying as working in it. Retail Value: ITEM #26 $ 75.00 Split Second Catherine Coulter A woman-killer is on the loose, and it's up to FBI agents Dillon Savich and Lacey Sherlock to bring him down. They soon discover the killer has blood ties to an infamous and now long-dead monster. Savich and Sherlock are joined by agents Lucy Carlyle and Cooper McKnight, and the chase is onâ€Ś Retail Value: ITEM #27 $ 45.00 A Delicate Truth John Le Carre A counter-terrorist operation, codenamed "Wildlife," is being mounted on the British crown colony of Gibraltar. Its purpose: to capture and abduct a high-value jihadist arms buyer. Its authors: an ambitious Foreign Office Minister, a private defense contractor who is also his bosom friend, and a shady American CIA operative. Retail Value: ITEM #28 $105.00 Incubus Dreams Laurel K. Hamilton Vampire hunter Anita Blake finds her life is more complicated than ever, caught as she is between her obligations to the living-and the undead. Retail Value: $ 50.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #29 Hombre Elmore Leonard John Russell has been raised as an Apache. Now he's on his way to live as a white man. But when the stagecoach passengers learn who he is, they want nothing to do with him -- until outlaws ride down on them and they must rely on Russell's guns and his ability to lead them out of the desert. Retail Value: ITEM #30 $265.00 My Sisterâ€™s Keeper Jodi Picoult Written with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity, this novel is about a teen who was conceived as a bone marrow match for her sister Kate, and what happens when she begins to question who she really is. Retail Value: ITEM #31 $ 55.00 The Exorcist William Peter Blatty A groundbreaking story of faith and supernatural suspense in which a child that is possessed does battle with Catholic priests that have come to rid her of her demon. Retail Value: ITEM #32 $240.00 The Stranger Beside Me: Ted Bundy Ann Rule Ann Rule was a writer working on the biggest story of her life, tracking down a brutal mass-murderer. Little did she know that Ted Bundy, her close friend, was the savage slayer she was hunting. Retail Value: $ 75.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #33 Fifty Shades of Grey E. L. James When literature student Anastasia Steele is drafted to interview the successful young entrepreneur Christian Grey for her campus magazine, she finds him attractive, enigmatic and intimidating. Convinced their meeting went badly, she tries to put Grey out of her mind - until he happens to turn up at the out-of-town hardware store where she works part-time. Retail Value: ITEM #34 $225.00 Tangled Emma Chase Drew Evans gorgeous, arrogant, irreverent, and irresistibly charming meets his match in new colleague Kate Brooks. Drew Evans is handsome and arrogant, he makes multimillion dollar business deals and seduces New York s most beautiful women with just a smile. Retail Value: ITEM #35 $ 35.00 The World is Full of Married Men Jackie Collins Only fools let a little thing like marriage get in the way of their careersâ€Ś.especially someone elseâ€™s. Retail Value: ITEM #36 $150.00 The Shop on Blossom Street Debbie Macomber There's a little yarn store in Seattle. It's owned by Lydia Hoffman, and it represents her dream of a new life free from cancer. A life that offers a chance at love... Retail Value: $ 35.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #37 Outlander Diana Gabaldon Claire Randall is leading a double life. She has a husband in one century, and a lover in another... Retail Value: ITEM #38 $340.00 The Clan of the Cave Bear Jean Marie Auel In this first book of the beloved Earths Children series, Auel takes us back to the dawn of mankind and sweeps us up into the amazing and wonderful world of Ayla, one of the most remarkable heroines ever imagined. Retail Value: ITEM #39 $375.00 Postcards From The Edge Carrie Fischer Carrie Fisher s first novel is set within the world she knows better than anyone else: Hollywood, the all-too-real fantasyland of drug users and deal makers. This stunning literary debut chronicles Suzanne Vale s vivid, excruciatingly funny experiences from the rehab clinic to life in the outside world. Retail Value: ITEM #40 $ 46.00 Snow Flower and the Secret Fan Lisa See It is the tale of two women who reached each other through loneliness to build a lifelong friendship, sharing their tragedies and triumphs through a secret language called nu shu. Retail Value: $ 40.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #41 The Wolf Gift Anne Rice When Reuben Golding, a young reporter on assignment, arrives at a secluded mansion on a bluff high above the Pacific, it's at the behest of the home's enigmatic female owner. She quickly seduces him, but their idyllic night is shattered by violence when the man is inexplicably attacked--bitten--by a beast he cannot see in the rural darkness. Retail Value: ITEM #42 $ 79.00 The Golden Compass Phillip Pullman When Lyra and her daemon Pantalaimon decide to spy on a presentation her uncle, the commanding Lord Asriel, is making to the elders of Jordan College they have no idea that they will become witnesses to an attempted murder. Retail Value: ITEM #43 $500.00 Eragon Christopher Paolini When Eragon finds a polished blue stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy; perhaps it will buy his family meat for the winter. But when the stone brings a dragon hatchling, Eragon realizes he has stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself. Retail Value: ITEM #44 $650.00 Eldest Christopher Paolini Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ruler of the Empire. Now Eragon must travel to Ellesmera, land of the elves, for further training in the skills of the Dragon Rider: magic and swordsmanship. Retail Value: $175.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #45 Brisingr Christopher Paolini Following the colossal battle against the Empire's warriors on the Burning Plains, Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have narrowly escaped with their lives. Still there is more at hand for the Rider and his dragon, as Eragon finds himself bound by a tangle of promises he may not be able to keep. Retail Value: ITEM #46 $130.00 Inheritance Christopher Paolini Not so very long ago, Eragon Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone in the forest. Now the fate of an entire civilization rests on their shoulders. Retail Value: ITEM #47 $105.00 MAUS Art Spiegelman A story of a Jewish survivor of Hitler's Europe and his son, a cartoonist who tries to come to terms with his father's story and history itself. Retail Value: ITEM #48 $100.00 BONE Jeff Smith In OUT FROM BONEVILLE, volume 1 of this 9-book epic, the three Bone cousins -- Fone Bone, Phoney Bone, and Smiley Bone -- are separated and lost in a vast, uncharted desert. Retail Value: $120.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #49 Green Lantern Rebirth Geoff Johns Hal Jordan was the greatest Green Lantern of them all, until his shocking fall from grace. Now witness his awe-inspiring redemption at the hands of writer Geoff Johns and artist Ethan Van Sciver. Retail Value: ITEM #50 $ 20.00 The Lost Tribe of the Sith John Jackson Miller Five thousand years ago. After a Jedi ambush, the Sith mining ship "Omen" lies wrecked on a remote, unknown planet. Its commander, Yaru Korsin, battles the bloodshed of a mutinous faction led by his own brother. Marooned and facing death, the Sith crew have no choice but to venture into their desolate surroundings. Retail Value: ITEM #51 $ 50.00 Night of the Living Dummy R. L. Stine Discover the fan-favorite thriller and chiller that first introduced the world to the wooden face of fear. The puppet who pulls all the strings. None other than Slappy the Dummy! Retail Value: ITEM #52 $ 20.00 Rookie Jerry B. Jenkins This wonderful tale of a boy with monumental baseball skills is a page-turning narrative painted on the colorful mural Elgin Woodellâ€™s amazing journey through his baseball career. Retail Value: $ 50.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #53 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Jeff Kinney Greg Heffley is thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. The hazards of growing up are uniquely revealed through words and drawings as Greg records them in his diary. Retail Value: ITEM #54 $100.00 Ready or Not Meg Cabot A book about the Presidentâ€™s daughter and the top ten things Samantha Madison isn't ready for. Retail Value: ITEM #55 $ 75.00 The Princess Diaries Meg Cabot Mia Thermopolis is pretty sure there's nothing worse than being a five-foot-nine, flat-chested freshman, who also happens to be flunking Algebra. Is she ever in for a surprise. Retail Value: ITEM #56 $125.00 Princess on the Brink Meg Cabot At last, Mia is a junior. An upperclassperson. So why is it that everything is going so terribly wrong? What is she doing in Intro to Creative Writing? When she has made it through Algebra and Geometry, why must she be faced with Precalculus? All this is nothing compared to the news Michael springs on her, however. Retail Value: $ 30.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #57 Hoot Carl Hiaasen Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site. Retail Value: ITEM #58 $ 50.00 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Judi Barrett In Chewandswallow, meals rain from the sky at appropriate times of the day, but a change in the weather blows in massive problems. Retail Value: ITEM #59 $ 90.00 Arthurâ€™s Eyes Marc Brown None of Arthur's friends wear glasses and his classmates tease him! But when he stops wearing them, he gets in all kinds of trouble. Maybe four eyes really are better than two. Retail Value: ITEM #60 $ 30.00 Clifford the Big Red Dog Norman Bridwell Meet Clifford and Emily Elizabeth in the original Clifford book Clifford is big. Clifford is red. But most of all, Clifford knows how to BE A GOOD FRIEND. Retail Value: $ 35.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #61 The Accidental Tourist Anne Tyler Macon Leary is a travel writer who hates both travel and anything out of the ordinary. He is grounded by loneliness and an unwillingness to compromise his creature comforts when he meets Muriel, a deliciously peculiar dog-obedience trainer who up-ends Macon's insular world-and thrusts him headlong into a remarkable engagement with life. Retail Value: ITEM #62 $190.00 The Help Kathryn Stockett Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step. Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a degree, but it is 1962, Mississippi, and her mother will not be happy till Skeeter has a ring on her finger. Retail Value: ITEM #63 $510.00 The Christmas Box Richard Paul Evans A Christmas story unlike any other, The Christmas Box is the poignant tale of a widow and the young family who moves in with her. Together, they discover the first gift of Christmas -- and what the holiday is really all about. Retail Value: ITEM #64 $ 60.00 The Secret Rhonda Byrne Fragments of a Great Secret have been found in the oral traditions, in literature, in religions and philosophies throughout the centuries. For the first time, all the pieces of The Secret come together in an incredible revelation that will be life-transforming for all who experience it. Retail Value: $ 20.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #65 Awakenings Oliver Sacks The remarkable story of a group of patients who contracted sleeping-sickness during the great epidemic just after World War I. Frozen for decades in a trance-like state, these men and women were given up as hopeless until 1969, when Dr. Oliver Sacks gave them the then-new drug L-DOPA, which had an astonishing, explosive, "awakening" effect. Retail Value: ITEM #66 $200.00 The Patron Saint of Liars Ann Patchett St. Elizabethâ€™s, a home for unwed mothers in Habit, Kentucky, usually harbors its residents for only a little while. Not so Rose Clinton, a beautiful, mysterious woman who comes to the home pregnant but not unwed, and stays. Retail Value: ITEM #67 $ 95.00 Shadow of the Wind Carlos Ruiz Zafon In the postwar calm of 1945 Barcelona, ten-year-old Daniel Sempere awakes from a nightmare. In an effort to divert his son's fear and loss, his father, a rare-book dealer, first swears Daniel to secrecy, then takes him to a clandestine library where Daniel is allowed to select a single book. Retail Value: ITEM #68 $420.00 Middlesex Jeffery Eugenides To understand why Calliope is not like other girls, she has to uncover a guilty family secret and the astonishing genetic history that turns Callie into Cal, one of the most audacious and wondrous narrators in contemporary fiction. Retail Value: $275.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #69 Iceberg Clive Cussler Frozen inside a million-ton mass of ice-the charred remains of a long missing luxury yacht, vanished en route to a secret White House rendezvous. The only clue to the ship's priceless-and missing-cargo: nine ornately carved rings and the horribly burned bodies of its crew. Retail Value: ITEM #70 $750.00 Schindler’s List Thomas Keneally Oskar Schindler, a German businessman in Poland who sees an opportunity to make money from the Nazis' rise to power. He starts a company to make cookware and utensils, using flattery and bribes to win military contracts, and brings in accountant and financier Itzhak Stern to help run the factory. Retail Value: ITEM #71 $250.00 The Poisonwood Bible Barbara Kingsolver It’s a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in 1959. They carry with them everything they believe they will need from home, but soon find that all of it — from garden seeds to Scripture — is calamitously transformed on African soil. Retail Value: ITEM #72 $150.00 Holes Louis Sachar Stanley Yelnats, is a kid who is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys' detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the warden makes the boys "build character" by spending all day, every day, digging holes. Retail Value: $250.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #73 Barrel Fever David Sedaris Sedaris' collection of essays is a rollicking tour through the national Zeitgeist: a do-it-yourself suburban dad saves money by performing home surgery; a man who is loved too much flees the heavyweight champion of the world; a teenage suicide tries to incite a lynch mob at her funeral; a bitter Santa abuses the elves. Retail Value: $315.00 The magazine and book covers depicted in this catalog are the same as the books and magazines that have been signed and will be available at the Trivia Night. Attendance Prizes ITEM #74 Jeff Bridges Esquire Magazine Jeff is an actor and producer. He comes from a well-known acting family and began his televised acting in 1958. Among his best-known major motion films are: The Last Picture Show, Iron Man, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Jagged Edge, Against All Odds, Seabiscuit, Tron and Tron: Legacy, Arlington Road, and The Big Lebowski. Retail Value: ITEM #75 $240.00 Jordan Sparks Ebony Magazine Jordan is an singer-songwriter and actress. In 2007, she came to prominence after winning the sixth season of American Idol; at age 17, she became the youngest winner in the series' history. Her self-titled debut album was released later that year; it was certified platinum and has sold over two million copies worldwide. Retail Value: ITEM #76 $130.00 John Slattery Newsweek John is an actor and director, best known for his role as Roger Sterling on AMC's series Mad Men. He has been nominated for many awards, and has won two SAG Awards with the Mad Men ensemble. Retail Value: ITEM #77 $200.00 Jeremy Renner Esquire Magazine Jeremy is an actor, singer-songwriter, film producer, former makeup artist, and musician. He is best known for his roles in The Hurt Locker (2008) in which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor, and for playing Hawkeye in Marvel's The Avengers (2012). Retail Value: $150.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #78 Tim Allen AARP Magazine Tim is a comedian, actor, voice-over artist and entertainer, known for his role in the sitcom Home Improvement. He is known for his starring roles in several popular films, including the Toy Story film series (as the voice of Buzz Lightyear), The Santa Clause film series, and Galaxy Quest. Retail Value: ITEM #79 $110.00 Andrew Luck 8x10 Photo Andrew is a professional football quarterback for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Stanford University, won the Maxwell Award and Walter Camp Award as college football's player of the year, and was recognized as an All-American. He was the runner-up for the Heisman Trophy in both 2010 and 2011. Retail Value: ITEM #80 $200.00 Newt Gingrich The New Yorker Newt is a politician, author, and political consultant. He represented Georgia's 6th congressional district as a Republican from 1979 until his resignation in 1999, and served as the 58th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. Retail Value: ITEM #81 $180.00 Hugh Jackman Menâ€™s Fitness Hugh is an Australian actor and producer who is involved in film, musical theatre, and television. He is known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series, as well as for his leads in Kate & Leopold, The Prestige, Real Steel, and Les MisĂŠrables. Retail Value: $175.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #82 Mike Wolfe Entrepreneur Magazine American Pickers is an reality television series starring Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz that premiered on January 18, 2010, on History. Retail Value: ITEM #83 $105.00 Billy Crystal Entertainment Weekly Billy is an actor, writer, producer, comedian, and film director. He gained prominence in the 1970s for playing Jodie Dallas on the ABC sitcom Soap and became a Hollywood film star during the late 1980s and 1990s, appearing in the critical and box office successes When Harry Met Sally... and City Slickers. Retail Value: ITEM #84 $160.00 Spike Lee JET Magazine Spike is a film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 films since 1983. Retail Value: ITEM #85 $120.00 Jon Hamm Esquire Magazine Jon is an actor and director. For much of the mid-1990s, Hamm lived as a struggling actor in Los Angeles, but later made appearances in television series like Providence, The Division, What About Brian, and Related. Hamm gained wide recognition for playing advertising executive Don Draper in the AMC drama series Mad Men, which premiered in July 2007. Retail Value: $100.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #86 Dakota Fanning Cosmopolitan Dakota is an actress who rose to prominence after her breakthrough performance at age seven in the 2001 film I Am Sam. Her performance earned her a nomination for a Screen Actors Guild Award at age eight in 2002, making her the youngest nominee in history. Retail Value: ITEM #87 $170.00 Josh Dallas Entertainment Weekly Josh is an actor who played Fandral in Thor, a film adaptation based on the Marvel Comics character. He is currently starring in the ABC television series Once Upon a Time as Prince Charming Retail Value: ITEM #88 $ 45.00 Mark Sanchez GQ Mark is a quarterback for the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted in the first round of the 2009 NFL Draft as the fifth overall selection by the Jets and the second quarterback taken overall. He played college football at the University of Southern California (USC). Retail Value: ITEM #89 $150.00 Randy Couture Muscle & Fitness Randy is an actor, retired mixed martial artist, collegiate and Greco-Roman wrestler. During his tenures in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Couture became a three-time UFC Heavyweight Champion, two-time UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, an Interim UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, and was the UFC 13 Heavyweight Tournament Winner. Retail Value: $ 65.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #90 R. A. Dickey Sports Illustrated R. A. is an professional baseball pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners, Minnesota Twins and New York Mets. He is also the 2012 NL Cy Young Award Winner. Retail Value: ITEM #91 $ 68.00 Maria Menounos Shape Maria is an actress, journalist, television presenter and occasional professional wrestler. She is known in the United States for her appearances as a correspondent for Today, Access Hollywood, Extra, and abroad for co-hosting the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 in Athens, Greece. Retail Value: ITEM #92 $ 60.00 Jenny McCarthy Shape Jenny is an model, actress, author, and activist. She began her career in 1993 as a nude model for Playboy magazine and was later named their Playmate of the Year. McCarthy then parlayed her Playboy fame into a television and film acting career. She is currently a co-host on the ABC talk show, The View. Retail Value: ITEM #93 $470.00 Kim Kardashian Cosmopolitan Kim is a television personality, fashion designer, model, and actress. She and her family were commissioned to star in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Retail Value: $200.00 Attendance Prizes ITEM #94 Jessica Walter Entertainment Weekly Jessica is an actress, known for the films Play Misty for Me, Grand Prix, and for her role as Lucille Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development. Retail Value: ITEM #95 $ 65.00 Carrie Fisher Entertainment Weekly Carrie is an actress, novelist, screenwriter, and performance artist. She is best known for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy and for her bestselling novel Postcards from the Edge and screenplay for a film of the same name, as well as her autobiographical one-woman play, Wishful Drinking. 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