• American Tall Tales

    By Mary Pope Osborne

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679800897
    • Publisher: Random House
    • Published: September 1991
    A collection of nine stories about American Tall Tale heroes, including Davy Crockett, Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind, Johnny Appleseed, Stormalong, Mose, Febold Feboldson, Pecos Bill, John Henry, and Paul Bunyan.
  • Founders: The 39 Stories Behind the U.S. Constitution

    By Dennis Brindell Fradin

    Our Price: $11.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780802789723
    • Publisher: Walker and Company
    • Published: September 2005
    Profiles the thirty-nine men who drafted the Constitution, including: John Dickinson, George Read, Gunning Bedford Jr., Jacob Broom, and Richard Bassett of Delaware; Benjamin Franklin, James Wilson, Gouverneur Morris, Robert Morris, George Clymer, Thomas Mifflin, Jared Ingersoll, and Thomas Fitzsimons of Pennsylvania; William Livingston, William Patterson, David Brearley, and Jonathan Dayton of New Jersey;Abraham Baldwin and William Few of Georgia; Roger Sherman and William Samuel Johnson of Connecticut; Nathaniel Gorham and Rufus King of Massachusetts; James Madison, George Washington, and John Blair of Virginia; among others.
  • Man Who Planted Trees

    By Jean Giono

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781931498722
    • Published: April 2005
    Twentieth Anniversary Edition.
  • Passover

    By David Mamet

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780312131418
    • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
    • Published: April 1995
    An inspirational gift book celebrates the Passover season in the story about a grandmother who, while helping her young granddaughter prepare a traditional recipe, reflects on her family's traumatic past and what her heritage means to her.
  • Something Special : A Story

    By Iris Murdoch

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780393050073
    • Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
    • Published: November 2000
    This recently discovered novella by the late writer, about a young woman in Dublin in the 1950s, is a tale of love and repression that evokes the psychological brilliance of James Joyce's 'The Dead.' Illus., 5 two-color prints. 55p.
  • The Journal of Madam Knight

    By Sarah Kemble Knight

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780879230449
    • Publisher: David R. Godine
    • Published: January 1972
  • The Man Who Planted Trees

    By Jean Giono

    Our Price: $5.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781933392813
    • Publisher: Chelsea Green Pub Co
    • Published: October 2007
    A barren region in France is brought back to life by the efforts of Elzeard Bouffier who, with great determination, plants 100 acorns everyday over thirty years
  • Trapped by the Ice

    By Michael McCurdy

    Our Price: $9.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780802776334
    • Publisher: WALKER AND COMPANY
    • Published: May 2002
    Describes the events of the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition when, after being trapped in a frozen sea for nine months, the Endurance was crushed, creating the need to travel across the ocean to safety.
  • Vernon: An Anecdotal Novel

    By Osmond Beckwith

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780917020025
    • Publisher: Breaking Point, Inc.
    • Published: 1981