| A few other book stores you might
look at if you can't find it here.
000 Books (El Cajon, CA, USA) What happened to the
B&M 50,000 Books? It's a goner. The "redevelopement of El Cajon"
killed it. But they have moved over to the internet! Not all of their
books are up yet, but they have a large selection of new and used books
from African American Studies to Young Adult.
- Abella Books New and Used K12 K-12 College Student
Textbooks At Discount Prices
Buying, Selling, and Trading student text books.
Huge discounts compared with other online marketplaces on the textbook
you need for class. Our independent bookstore marketplace also offers
other scholarly books, journals, study guides, and general stock at
- Cat's Cradle Books (North Carolina, USA) We
have especially well developed lists of books for sale in academic
monographs, African American studies, art and antiques, biography,
children's books, history, literary criticism, literature and fiction,
North Carolina-related titles, politics, religion, and women's studies.
- Info Heaven Digital Books
Digital Books at InfoHeaven. Your Friendly and
Independantly owned outlet for quality Books. InfoHeaven Digital Books
is YOUR independently owned and knowledge filled resource. May your
visit be a pleasurable one and if there is anything that you need help
with don't hesitate to contact the owner and webmaster.
- Heritage Book Shop Founded
in 1963, Heritage Book Shop is an internationally renowned antiquarian
book shop specializing in fine copies of rare books and first editions.
Although known primarily as an antiquarian book shop, Heritage also
houses a considerable inventory of original artwork, autographs, signed
documents, and antique maps. Adjoining Heritage Book Shop on Melrose
Avenue in Los Angles is the Heritage Bindery, which has been hand
binding books for over twenty years.
- Les Livres (The Books) and The Merry Dancers (Flagstaff,
AZ, USA) An on-line bookstore with a large
selection of used and out-of-print books. Categories include
metaphysics, Religion, New Age, Art/Architecture, Obscure titles and
many many more! We specialize in happy customers and a pleasant
shopping experience. All orders are shipped promptly and packed
Books (Cody, Wyoming, USA) Our specialties include religion,
science, nature, children's and literature, but we also offer a broad
range of other categories. We seek to provide a professional, courteous
and efficient service, and to ship books quickly.
Romance (Omaha, NE, USA) At Mostly Romance you will find a wide
selection of authors and titles. We add to that selection weekly. If
you don't find what you want in the store, please ask about our
Off-Line Search service. We also have a knack for matching the plot of
a long-ago favorite to a title and author, so feel free to ask about
that book that's been haunting you for years. We might just be able to
track it down.
- Pogo's Place (Carrollton, TX, USA) Pogo's Place
is an on-line only shop specializing in collectible children's series,
school annuals and yearbooks - particularly Texas schools and used and
- Taylor's Book Page (Hewitt, TX USA) A book
treasure trove that features a wide range of fiction and non-fiction
titles. We have helped thousands of people find a wonderful treasure. You
are never too young or too old to read!
Books (Gig Harbor, Washington, USA) Specializing in rare and
out-of-print books in all areas of metaphysical research. Browse our
books by subject catalog or search for specific titles/authors. We have
extensive catalogs on UFOs, Psychic Phenomena, Occult, Alternative
Health, and Psychology.
- White Knight Books (Lubbock, Texas, USA) White
Knight Books have books in many categories including Zoology,
Herpetology, History, Religion, Real Estate, Children's Books, Writing,
and Crime Fiction.
- Rare Books and
Collectibles Australia Australian booksellers -
rare, old, out of print books and collectibles. Antiquarian, rare and
used books from our Australian book search engine, linking dealers
worldwide, to provide you with a massive database of hard to find
books. Books and Collectibles offer an all encompassing range of
collectible books, maps, prints, records, cd's and ephemera from our
huge online bookstore, backed by an online database that is constantly
updated. Featuring a sophisticated book search engine, we source rare,
used and out of print books from all over the world. Based in
Australia, our service offers you the opportunity to search the stock
of book stores worldwide.
Gutenberg Project Gutenberg is the Internet's
oldest producer of FREE electronic books
(eBooks or eTexts). Copywrite laws generally permit texts taken from
books published pre-1923. It's more complicated than that, but 1923 is
a good first rule-of-thumb for the U.S.A.
Science Fiction & Fantasy TOP
Locus Online - News, Reviews,
Resources, and Perspectives of Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror.
The SF Site reviews SF&F books,
presents interviews with authors such as Elizabeth Moon, Charles de
Lint, and Harland Ellison and has many other features. You can
subscribe to their e-zine at their site.
SFcrowsnest has a strange and spotty
past. It started out as a print magazine launched in the UK in 1991
and, when the founder moved away in 1993, was sold to one of its
contributors of cyberpunk fiction, Stephen Hunt. Sometime between then
and now, an on-line venture was started which morphed into SFcrowsnest.
This most popular SF site in Europe (and the 3rd most popular in the
world) offers an on-line magazine which you can read on site or
subscribe to for free. On line you can read archived book, movie, and
TV reviews back to the turn of the century, read the archived
newsletter, check up on Stephen Hunt and other interesting things like
read more about that strange and spotty past in the About Us.
Index to Science Fiction Anthologies and Collections.
The Index to Science Fiction
Anthologies and Collections by William G. Contento is an index to 3,918
(at last count) to SF anthologies and single-author collections
published before 1984, containing over 38,000 stories by 3,880 authors.
In addition to the Nebula Awards,
the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America(SFWA)also gives out
the Grand Master Award and the Bradbury Award, and honors an Author
Emeritus who speaks at the awards banquet. Works are eligible whether
or not their authors are members of SFWA. All active members of SFWA in
good standing are entitled to make recommendations and may vote on
The Hugo Award was named in honor of
Hugo Gernsback, "The Father of Magazine Science Fiction," as he was
described in a special award given to him in 1960. The Hugo Award is
administered by the committee of the World Science Fiction Convention
(WSFS) held that year, and determined by nominations from and a popular
vote of the membership of WSFS.
Winston Science Fiction Classics
Put together by a collector of the
"Adventures in Science Fiction" series of juvenile hardcover novels
published by the Winston Company in the 1950's and early 60's, the site
lists all of the Winston Science Fiction Classics. There are are a few
extra books and dust jackets for sale at this time.
Mystery - Detective TOP
Mysteries Writers of America
Mystery Writers of America, Inc., is
the premier organization for mystery writers and other professionals in
the mystery field.
The Edgar Awards, presented by the
Myster Writers of America, represent some of the best work in the
mystery field. Awards include Best Novel, Best First Novel by an
American Author, Best Paperback Original, Best Fact Crime, Best
Critical/Biographical Work, Best Short Story, Best Young Adult, Best
Juvenile, Best Television Episode, Best Television Feature /
Mini-series, Best Mystery Motion Picture, and Best Play. In addition a
Grand Master award may be give along with the Ellery Queen, Robert L
Fish, Raven, and Mary Higgins Clark Awards.
CRIME & MYSTERY FICTION
A great site for crime and mystery
fiction. An alphabetical list of hundreds of authors and pseudonyms.
When you click on the link you get a short bio and a list of published
books with dates published.
Arts and Crafts TOP
Elfwood is a non-profit project
created and maintained by Thomas F Abrahamsson and helpful assistants.
The site lets amateur fantasy artists and writers show their work for
free to the general public. The subject matter comes from the wonderful
world of fantasy/scifi.
This site is dedicated to offering
some of the best fantasy-based, art and products available. After
several years of showing and selling her own items at her own site, Amy
decided it would be fun to also promote and sell items from some of her
friends and favorite artists.
The 2002 & 2003 Hugo Award
Finalist for Best Fan Artist and 2004 Hugo Award Winner - Best Fan
Artist, Frank Wu?s art has materialized in many magazines, including
Fantastic Stories, On Spec, Talebones, Darkling Plain, Altair, E-scape
and Strange Horizons. He?s also painted covers for books by Mark
Siegel, Jennifer Barlow, Daniel Pearlman, and Jamie Rosen. His site
shows many examples of his art.
RABZ Illustration & Fantasy Art
Alan has been illustrating for over 12 years. His primary art medium is
oil paint on masonite or board. On occasion or request he will produce
digital illustrations. His work can be found on fantasy and science
fiction art related: book covers, games, calendars, advertisements,
magazine covers, posters and more. He generally works in the
Publishing, Advertising and Fantasy Game industries.
Old South Silver Old
South Silver is the website of Jerome Redfearn, specialist in antique
silver from the south and mid-west, offering interesting information on
southern and mid-western silversmiths, as well as antique Americana and
rare, out-of-print books.
Book Related Links TOP
- Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America
Membership is open to antiquarian booksellers of good
character, reputation and credit rating who have been in business for
four continuous years and whose principal place of business is in the
- Glenn Larsen's Guide to First
Is the book you have a first edition? Glenn Larsen's guide helps you
identify the book club editions, first editions, and provides quite an
education in the identification of first editions.
The last time I checked, the link was
broken. But I hope it is just my browser.
A year later, link still broken - we have a copy at
Copy of Glenn Larsen's Guide to
First Edition Identification
- Book Links Unlimited
The latest book news, a schedule for the latest happenings in the book
world, including shows, conventions, auctions, and more, along with
links to various reference sites (newspapers, libraries, etc.) and
- Book Care
The Tippecanoe County Public Library in Lafayette, Indiana drawns from
a variety of academic, library and individual sources on book care and
repair. They cover general care and specific conditions, bookbinding
terms and supplies, and additional Internet resources. Links to
newspaper and document care have also been added.
- Books and Book Collecting
(rec.collecting.books FAQ) Frequently Asked
Questions (FAQ) about books and book collecting from the
rec.collecting.books Usenet Newsgroup
Unfortunately, as happens all to often nowadays, this particular
rec.collecting.books has disappeared from the general net (at least in
part). Fortunately we have the WaybackMachine [and let me vigorously
encourage you to support it] and the present
link is through it.
- Care, Handling and Storage of Books
The preservation procedures described here have been used by the
Library of Congress in the care of its collections and are considered
suitable by the Library as described.
- Children's Book Awards
The most comprehensive guide to English-language children's book awards
on the Internet. Check out this site if you want to know the winners of
the H.C.Andersen Medal (one of the International awards), the CLA Book
of the Year (one of the Canadian awards), the Newbery Medal (one of the
United States awards), or British Awards, Australian Awards, New
Zealand Awards, or Children's Choice Awards, and other information
about Children's book awards.
- Independent Online Booksellers Association
The IOBA promotes trust between customers and booksellers
by encouraging a safe online environment for the purchase and sale of
books and by maintaining and enforcing high ethical and professional
BookTrakker is a book inventory software management program for online
booksellers, used and rare bookshops, book collectors and private
libraries. It has a Try-Before-You-Buy 30-Day free trial which lets you
try out every single feature, including all the bells and whistles,
with no obligation on your part. There is free support. At the end of
the 30 days it reverts to a good book inventory management program, but
without some of the bells and whistles. We use BookTrakker for our
inventory management and are very satisfied with it. BTW: If you try
BookTrakker, we would appreciate your giving our affliate number,
AC-678-YPv-148, if you are asked "how you heard about BookTrakker".
- Book Display.net
Tired of your prized and collectible books just sitting on a shelf
collecting dust? Don't shelve your prized books. Display them instead
in an acrylic case from Book Display.net!
Book Display.net for acrylic display cases for rare, signed, and
limited edition books and the obsessed collector!
Look For Books
"Look For Books" is a new (Fall, 2006) website dedicated to the authors
love of book collecting. He would also be interested in hearing from
other book collectors, and dealers from around the World.
Eric's Boekensite is a site about the books he has read (and owns) in
his personal collection.
He is making his site into a useful resource for the collector and fan
about translations into Dutch of some of the SF&F, Horror and
Thriller genres. Drop him a line.
Signatures/Autograph Examples TOP
We have thousands of celebrity autographs
and photographs for sale right now. See our on-line auction and catalog
selections for more details. If you are looking for help authenticating
your autograph collection, stop by our Authentication Guide. Last Update Sep 01, 2009
Search for and bid on authentic celebrity autographs from your favorite
TV, movie, music and model idols here. All celebrity autographs are
obtained in person and guaranteed authentic for life. Their store
includes Autograph Store Charity Fundraising, a charity fundraising
company serving charities and non-profits worldwide. Last
Update Sep 01, 2009
- FadedGiant Fadedgiant Guide To Rare and
Collectible Book Author Signatures. authenticate signed first editions
by comparing them to our examples of author autographs. Last
Update Sep 01, 2009
- Auto Pens Stephen's Autograph Page: The FIRST
online guide to autopen patterns. Note: This is not a complete guide.
In fact, new autopen patterns are discovered every day, making a
thorough collection of patterns impossible. However, the autopen
patterns within this autopen library represent a majority of known
templates which have been used by the celebrities listed. Last Update Sep 01, 2009
Harlan J Berk A collection
of autographs from Artists, Authors & Poets, Aviators &
Astronauts, Baseball, Black Leaders, Boxing, Business & Finance and
much more. Last Update Sep 01, 2009
- Krueger Books Author's & Illustrator's
Signature Examples are just part of the information available at
Krueger Books where they have Rare & Fine Books for sale. Last Update Sep 01, 2009
House Press These signatures either came from Signed
Limited Edition books, were sent to me directly from the author or were
authenticated by the author, a\ close relative of the author or even
the author's biographer. Last Update Sep 01, 2009
Odds & Ends TOP