Chris's Picks

I find my taste in books to be ever evolving and I'm constantly reminded that a good writer can make any subject compelling.  My recommedations are recent favorites from essay, fiction, science & poetry.  Also, Ursula K. Leguin, she's the best!

 

 

The Bhagavad-Gita: Krishna's Counsel in Time of War By Barbara Stoler Miller Cover Image
$7.95
ISBN: 9780553213652
Availability: Backordered. There will likely be a delay in getting this book
Published: Bantam Classics - July 1st, 1986

Tao Te Ching By Lao-Tzu, Stephen Mitchell (Translator), Stephen Mitchell (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Lao-Tzu, Stephen Mitchell (Translator), Stephen Mitchell (Foreword by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780060812454
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Harper Perennial - October 27th, 1992

Five Plots By Erica Trabold Cover Image
$19.99
This book has been declared out of stock indefinitely, so we are unlikely to be able to get it.
ISBN: 9780910969055
Published: Hobart & William Smith College Press / Seneca - November 6th, 2018

The Overstory: A Novel By Richard Powers Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393356687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2019

The Order of Time By Carlo Rovelli Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780735216112
Availability: We can usually get this book in 3 to 7 days, except during a pandemic. We are doing our best
Published: Riverhead Books - December 10th, 2019

Life on Mars: Poems By Tracy K. Smith Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555975845
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Graywolf Press - May 10th, 2011

The Dispossessed: A Novel (Hainish Cycle) By Ursula K. Le Guin Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780060512750
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - June 10th, 2014

The Lathe Of Heaven: A Novel By Ursula  K. Le Guin Cover Image
$13.60
ISBN: 9781416556961
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Scribner - April 15th, 2008

East of Eden By John Steinbeck, David Wyatt (Introduction by) Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, David Wyatt (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780140186390
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Penguin Classics - October 1st, 1992

The Master and Margarita: 50th-Anniversary Edition (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) By Mikhail Bulgakov, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by), Boris Fishman (Foreword by), Christopher Conn Askew (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mikhail Bulgakov, Richard Pevear (Translated by), Larissa Volokhonsky (Translated by), Boris Fishman (Foreword by), Christopher Conn Askew (Illustrator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143108276
Availability: On Our Shelves Now as of 24 Hours Ago. Call first to confirm.
Published: Penguin Classics - May 3rd, 2016