Scratch & Dent

On rare occasion, we run across lightly damaged or minimally flawed A Reason For products that do not meet our high standards for product quality. Although we qualify these products as Scratch & Dent, they've passed our personal inspection for S&D quality standards. You can rest assured that A Reason For Scratch & Dent inventory will have no missing pages and all consumable products are free of markings on the interior pages. Quantities are limited and available levels vary by product.

Examples of Scratch & Dent quality may include: 

  • minor cosmetic defects on book covers such as damaged spines, discolored spots, or creased/scratched/cut/bent corners
  • slightly bent or curled pages
  • returned products or display copies with stickers on book covers
  • previous edition books or products from previous print runs