Book Arts & Sciences

Book Arts & Sciences


  • 'Leading from the Middle,' and Other Contrarian Essays on Library Leadership (Beta Phi Mu Monograph Series)

    By John Lubans Jr.

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781598845778
    • Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
    • Published: June 2010
    This compilation reveals how followers help an organization get better and how effective followers—leading from the middle—are essential to the best kind of leadership.
  • 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List

    By James Mustich

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781523504459
    • Publisher: Workman Publishing Company
    • Published: October 2018
    Pre-ordering does not guarantee a signed copy or grant event admission.
  • 10,000 Rare Books Published Before 1860

    By Bernard Quaritch

    Our Price: $27.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781934939260
    • Publisher: Lightning Source Inc
    • Published: September 2008
  • 100 Banned Books: Censorship Histories of World Literature

    By Nicholas Karolides

    Our Price: $9.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780816040599
    • Publisher: Checkmark Books
    • Published: August 1999
    The one volume abridgement of the Banned book series highlights books banned for political, religious, sexual, and social reasons
  • 100 Great American Novels You've (Probably) Never Read

    By Karl Bridges

    Our Price: $52.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781591581659
    • Published: September 2007
    From Elizabeth Stoddard's 'The Morgesons' & Anzia Yzierska's 'The Bread Givers' to Laurie Colwin's 'Shine On, Bright & Dangerous Object' & Chet Raymo's 'The Dork of Cork,' here are some of the forgotten gems ofAmerican literature. Bridges has compiled a list of 100 American novels published between 1797 and 1997 and worthy of the title 'great.' Although the idea is to bring light to the obscure, these titles are physically accessible to readers--either in print, or in library collections & available through library loan.
  • 100 Library Lifesavers: A Survival Guid

    By Pamela S. Bacon

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781563087509
    • Published: December 1999
    Presents 100 tips for school library media specialists, providing advice and guidelines on specific media center responsibilities.
  • 100 More Library Lifesavers

    By Pamela Bacon

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781591580034
    • Published: August 2003
    A career's worth of creative solutions to problems and challenges commonly encountered in school libraries, this second volume to the best-selling 100 Library Lifesavers presents another 100 ready-to-use lifesavers to help you stay on top of your busy schedule and make your library look good! Seasoned school library media specialist Pamela S. Bacon once again shares practical, field-tested advice for just about any task.
  • 100 More Popular Young Adult Authors : Biographical Sketches & Bibliographies

    By Bernard Drew

    Our Price: $68.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781563089206
    • Published: November 2002
    Features 100 biographies & biographical sketches of popular young adult authors & covers a wide variety of genres, focusing on contemporary authors who are tuned to current language, events, & styles, & those who have either won an award, shown remarkable strength in writing, or pioneered new directions.
  • 100 Most Popular Science Fiction Authors

    By Maura Heaphy

    Our Price: $65.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781591587460
    • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
    • Published: December 2009
    This biographical guide introduces readers to the writers behind the most popular, influential, and provocative work in the field of science fiction.
  • 100 Most Popular Thriller and Suspense Authors

    By Bernard A. Drew

    Our Price: $65.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781591586999
    • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
    • Published: June 2009
    A collection of author profiles and information will help students learn about some of the most successful writers of our time—their personal and writing histories and what they've written.
  • The 100 Most Popular Young Adult Authors

    By Bernard A. Drew

    Our Price: $68.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781563086151
    • Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
    • Published: October 1997
    The book focuses on writers of the 1990s but also includes 12 classic authors who are still widely read by teens. An affordable alternative to multivolume publications, this book makes a great collection development tool and resource for author studies as well as a great way to find books by and about students' favorite writers.
  • 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

    By Peter Boxall

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780789313706
    • Publisher: Rizzoli
    • Published: March 2006
    The imaginative culture of the literary world will not suffer from this very useful syllabus for a lifetime program of 'the pleasures of the text'. Criteria for inclusion? 'There are trends in reading as there are in everything, but there are certain novels that stand outside the currents of ordinary change and represent something close to enduring human value.' Presented in chapters: Pre-1700; 1700s; 1800s; 1900s; 2000s. A consummate A-Z listing of novelists, from Chinua Achebe to Stefan Zweig. With illustrations and biographic authors' photos. 960p.
  • 12 Books That Changed the World

    By Melvyn Bragg

    Our Price: $9.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780340839805
    • Published: April 2006
    Accompanying the "ITV" series, this book describes a 'book' as an agent of social, political and personal revolution. Including famous books by Darwin, Newton and Shakespeare, it covers lesser-known works, such as Marie Stopes' "Married Love", and the original radical feminist Mary Wollstonecraft's "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman".
  • The 1764 Catalogue of the Redwood Library Company at Newport, Rhode Island

    By Marcus A. McCorison

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110893528
    • Publisher: Yale University Press
    • Published: 1965
  • 17th Annual New York Book Show, 2003

    By Steve Bedney

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499690927
    • Publisher: 200 CLUB, THE