A few other book stores you might look at if you can't find it here.
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.
Book Bytes and Beyond
A collection from across the web publishers, resale houses, and otherwholesellers. We have technical books, computer books and self help type books. Our database is constantly growing to include more Books, CD's, DVD's, Audio and Video Tapes. Check back often since our books and titles are constantly changing.
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.
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.
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
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
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.
Mystery - Detective
Mysteries Writers of America
Mystery Writers of America, Inc., is the
premier organization for mystery writers and other professionals in the
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
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
Arts and Crafts
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.
Book Related Links
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 United States.
Glenn Larsen's Guide to First Edition Identification
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 more.
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
Books and Book Collecting (rec.collecting.books FAQ)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about books and book collecting from the rec.collecting.books Usenet Newsgroup
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 standards.
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".