Sign In | Register

New and Gently Read Books

Recent arrivals



Next >

A Passage to India

By E M Forster

Borders. New. 2006. Paperback. 9781587264412 . Trade PB; 8.45 x .90 x 5.60 in; 268 pages; EM Forster's classic novel about a young British woman who gets lost in a dark mysterious cave while sight seeing in Chandrapore, India, setting into motion a cascade of events that brings us to a thought provoking journey of our differences and search for harmony amid chaos. There is an afterword by Scott Russell Sanders. Great for gift giving. .

$5.00

Northanger Abbey

By Jane Austen

Tally Hall Pres. As New in As New dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 0681220678 . 5.0 x 0.75 x 7.5 in; 268 pages; "No one who had ever seen Catherine Morland in her infancy would have supposed her to be born an heroine." So starts this satirical coming of age novel by the great writer Jane Austen. Seventeen year old Catherine is invited to Northanger Abbey where her wild imagination concocts a murder mystery. .

$9.00

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
stock photo

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle

By David Wroblewski

Harper Collins. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Used book, dust jacket is wriknled, tight . binding, clean pages.. 2008. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. 9780061374227 . 9.25 x 1.75 x 6.40 in; 362 pages; Fourteen year old Edgar Sawtelle is mute and has lived in a remote farm where his parents raise a special breed of dogs originated by grandfather Sawtelle. In their quiet comes Edgar's uncle and the idyllic life is disrupted with the mysterious death of Edgar's father. Unable to prove that his uncle was responsible for his father's death, Edgar goes into the woods with his three dogs. David Wroblewski's story telling genius comes alive as he makes the reader privy to the Edgar's and the dogs' perceptions of their plight and the forest they run to. A coming of age story, this novel is very touching and leaves the reader nostalgic for the end of a good read. This first novel makes the reader eager for the next. .

$5.00

Fortunate Son
stock photo

Fortunate Son

By Walter Mosley

Back Bay Books. As New with no dust jacket; Remainder marked; like new.. 2006. Paperback. 9780316066280 . Trade PB; 5.60 x0.90 x 8.25 in; 328 pages; Fortunate Son is clearly one of Walter Mosley's best books. Written in deceptively simple prose, Mosley writes a powerful tale of resilinece and redemption. Thoma Berman and Eric Nolan have a powerful bond though they are widely different. Tommy is a delicate Black boy born with a hole in his heart while Eric is a handsome white boy. They lead separate paths but as they reunite later, the bond they have forged proves more formidable than any life circumstance. While Mosley is well known for the easy Rawlins and fearless jones mystery series, he is equally prolific in other genre. .

$5.00

Codependent No More How to Stop Controlling Others and Start Caring for Yourself

By Melody Beattie

Harper. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1992. Paperback. 0062554468 . Trade PB; 5.30 x 0.75 x 8.0 in; 248 pages; Codependent No More teaches one how to recognize codependent behavior, how to stop controlling others and start caring for oneself. This landmark book has helped millions of people recognize their codependent behaviors and provided life changing insights and hope for improved living. .

$4.00

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff And it's all Small Stuff
stock photo

Don't Sweat the Small Stuff And it's all Small Stuff

By Richard Carlson, Ph. D

Hyperion. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Gently read. One creased page.. 1997. Paperback. 0786881852 . 0.80 x 6.30 x 5.20; 248 pages; The first book in the Don't Sweat the Small Stuff series, Dr. Carlson reminds us that often the things we worry about are really trivial. He reminds us to live in the moment, to do one thing at a time, and to let others have the glory from time to time. He reminds us that most semingly difficult situations are actually opportunities for improvement and change. This easy to read motivational bestseller can be life changing. .

$6.00

Slam Dunk Vol 6

By Takehiko Inoue

Champ Comics. As New in As New dust jacket; Gently read, like new.. 2009. Paperback. 8952829395 . Slam Dunk; Trade PB; 6.0 x 0.60 x 8.25 in; This is a Japanese edition with written in Japanese script. The Shohoku Prefecture High School Basketball Team hopes to win a final game with captain Takenori Akagi but must contend with two newcomers to the team who can be assets or hindrances. .

$5.00

Megatokyo Vol 2
stock photo

Megatokyo Vol 2

By Fred Gallagher and Rodney Caston

Dark Horse Books. As New with no dust jacket; Gently read, like new.. 2004. Paperback. 1593071183 . Megatokyo; Trade PB; 5.15 x 0.50 x 7.25 in; 184 pages; An imaginative manga, Megatokyo Volume 2 presents chapters 1 and 2 of the online webcomic Megatokyo plus additional material not seen online. Piro, an anime/manga fan and Largo, an American gamer are stranded in Tokyo, homeles and looking for a way home. .

$4.00

The Wedding
stock photo

The Wedding

By Nicholas Sparks

Warner Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Gently read. Owner's phone number in . one of back pages.. 2003. Hardcover. 0446532452 . 5.90 x 1.0 x 8.50 in; 363 pages; In this sequel to The Notebook, Nicholas Sparks delights us with the story of Wilson Lewis, an ordinary man, married for many years and unable to express his love. His daughter is soon to be married and his wife plans to divorce him. Wilson must find the words and actions to win back her love before it is too late. .

$7.00

Prern Review Course Manual

By Michael D. Frost Phd Educational Resources Inc

Educational Resources Inc. As New with no dust jacket. 2007. Second Edition. Paperback. Trade PB; 8.50 x 0.75 x 11.00 in; 357 pages; PeRN Review Course Manual contains questions and answers, pointers onhow to remember topics and has incorporated the new NCLEX test plan which went into effect in 2007. .

$9.00

The US News and World Report Ultimate Guide to Medical Schools
stock photo

The US News and World Report Ultimate Guide to Medical Schools

By Josh Fischman and The Staff Of Us News

Sourcebooks, Inc. As New with no dust jacket. 2004. Paperback. 1402202903 . Trade PB; 7.00x 0.75 x 9.00 in; 365 pages; The US News and World Reports has published this Ultimat Guide to Medical Schools which is a step by step guide on how to choose the right medical school program for you. It includes profiles of the leading US MD and DO programs, tuition and financial aid information, and acceptance rates. The book answers frequently asked questions such as which schools award the most and the least financial aid. It discuuses how to get I n and pay for it all and what to do if you do not get in. .

$9.00

If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him ! The Pilgrimage of Psychotherapy Patients

By Sheldon Kopp

Sheldon Press. As New with no dust jacket; Almost new. One page is dog eared.. 1993. Fifteenth Edition. Paperback. 0859690237 . Trade PB; 5.30 x 0.50 x 8.50 in; 182 pages; Dr. Sheldon Kopp published tis book in the 70's and has endured over the years. In this book, If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him, Sheldon Kopp challenges the common thinking of hidden meanings in life. He argues that life events are significant only on the basis of the meaning we give to them. It is an enjoyable, informative read for psychotherapists. .

$7.00

Xenocide
stock photo

Xenocide

By Orson Scott Card

Tom Doherty Associates. Good in Good dust jacket; Inkstain on the inside of the dust jacket . bleeding into the top binding and back end pages, noticeable on close . inspection. Rubbing on dust jacket.. 1991. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. 0312850565 . Enders Series Volume 3; 6.45 x 1.25 x 9.60; 394 pages; The third in the Enders series, Xenocide is les about character development and the issues that shaped Ender. In this book Orson Scott Card brings ethical issues facing the different sentient beings that populate the planet Lusitania and the painful deliberations that shape the the plot. There are mixed reviews about this book but it is still nonetheless an eciting book for Enders and Orson Scott Card lovers. .

$12.00

Chasing Darkness An Elvis Cole Novel
stock photo

Chasing Darkness An Elvis Cole Novel

By Robert Crais

Simon & Schuster. As New in As New dust jacket. 2008. Hardcover. 9780743281645 . 6.30 x 1.00 x 9.50 in; 273 pages; Three years earlier, Elvis Cole's investigation freed a suspected serial killer. The man is found in his home, suspected of suicide with a photo album of several dead women. Elvis must work to clear his name while meeting obstacle after obstacle in the highest officers of the LAPD. Robert Crais' masterful plot twists promises you will be reading into the night. .

$8.00

The Last Patriot
stock photo

The Last Patriot

By Brad Thor

Atria. As New in As New dust jacket; Gently read, like new.. 2008. Hardcover. 9781416543831 . Scot Harvath Thriller; 9.75 x 1.25 x 6.75; 342 pages; When a car bomb blows up outside a cafe in Paris, Scot Harvath, former Navy Seal, now Homeland Security operative protects the intended victim. He must race against time to find an ancient Islamic secret that can end Islamic militant violence. .

$9.75

Plain Truth
stock photo

Plain Truth

By Jodi Picoult

Washington Square Press. As New with no dust jacket; Gently read.. 2000. Paperback. 9780671776138 . Trade PB; 5.25 x 1.10 x 8.25 in; 405 pages; An infant is found murdered in a Pennsylvania Amish town and 18 year old Katie Fisher believed to be the baby's mother is accused of the crime. Ellie Hathaway is a city lawyer who is assigned to defend Katie. As the case proceeds, shocking truths are discovered and Ellie must confront her own personal fears and desires. Jodi Picoult hs received the 2003 New England Book Award for her books. Plain Truth is her 7th novel. .

$3.50

Ohio
stock photo

Ohio

By Diane L. Christner

Barbour Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Gently read.. 2001. Paperback. 1586605550 . Trade PB; 5.10 x 1.25 x 8.0 in; 475 pages; Diane L. Christner weaves four complete period romance novels in one book. Ohio tells the stories of three sisters in 1800's Ohio when it first gained statehood. The sisters are orphaned when Indian raiders killed their parents and each of the sisters grow up to be strong good women. Proper Intentions revolves around Claire and the preacher's family. Lofty Ambitions is about Annabelle who moves to the city of Dayton and Ample Proportions follows Annabelle and her love for the Reverend Luke Wheeler. The last novel is a romance story thirty years later between Josephine Cline and Dr. David Wheeler written in a light humorous style. .

$3.50

A Thousand Tribes How Technology Unites People in Great Companies
stock photo

A Thousand Tribes How Technology Unites People in Great Companies

By Robin Lissak and George Bailey

John Wiley & Sons. New in New dust jacket. 2002. Hardcover. 0471222836 . 5.80 x0.80 x 8.75 in; 204 pages; Robin Lissak and George Bailey provide valuable insight into positive changes in corporations through the use of technology. In this book, A Thousand Tribes, the authors write about Business to Everyone (B2E) model and how companies like Ford and Hewlett-Packard utilize the internet to make fundamental enterprise-wide changes that transform the way work is done. .

$5.00

Rococo
stock photo

Rococo

By Adriana Trigiani

Random House. New in New dust jacket. 2005. Hardcover. 1400060079 . 6.40 x1.0 x 9.50; 272 pages; In Rococo, best selling author and playwright, Adriana Trigiani, weaves the humorous tale of Bartolomeo di Crespi and the people of Our Lady of Fatima, New Jersey. Bartolomeo is the acclaimed interior decorator of the town which has undertaken the renovation of the local church. The mosaic of different family members and towns people fill the pages with fun and humor, vintage Trigiani who brought us the hit books of the Big Stone Gap Trilogy. .

$7.00

Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age 2007 Statutory Supplement

By Robert P. Merges, Peter S. Menell, Mark A. Lemley

Wolters Kluwer. As New with no dust jacket; Slight soil on corners, tight binding, clean . pages.. 2007. Softcover. 0735551448 . Trade PB; 7.00 x 1.50 x 10.00; 536 pages; New developments in the area of judiciary, legislative, and international developments in all areas of intellectual property. .

$15.00

Next >