Gifts for Adults

Gifts for Adults

 

While there are many factors to consider when choosing a gift for a friend or relative, here are a few selections that could be enjoyed by many.  Of course we're always happy to make suggestions, and we offer free gift-wrapping.  Be sure to also check out our great selection of greeting cards and stationery.

The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780307379078
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Published: Pantheon Books - November 7th, 2017

The Top 100 Classic Radio Shows Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781684121274
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Published: Portable Press - November 1st, 2017

Martha Stewart's Newlywed Kitchen: Recipes for Weeknight Dinners and Easy, Casual Gatherings Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780307954381
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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - November 7th, 2017

Sauces: Classical and Contemporary Sauce Making, Fourth Edition Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9780544819825
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - November 7th, 2017

Bridges: A History of the World's Most Spectacular Spans Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780316507943
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - November 7th, 2017

Obama: An Intimate Portrait Cover Image
By Pete Souza, Barack Obama (Foreword by)
$50.00
ISBN: 9780316512589
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Published: Little Brown and Company - November 7th, 2017

Fifty Years of 60 Minutes: The Inside Story of Television's Most Influential News Broadcast Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781501135804
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 24th, 2017

Reactions: An Illustrated Exploration of Elements, Molecules, and Change in the Universe Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780316391221
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - October 17th, 2017

Chasing Light: Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780399581182
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 17th, 2017

Aerial Geology: A High-Altitude Tour of North America's Spectacular Volcanoes, Canyons, Glaciers, Lakes, Craters, and Peaks Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781604697629
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Published: Timber Press (OR) - October 4th, 2017

Unseen: Unpublished Black History from the New York Times Photo Archives Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780316552967
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - October 17th, 2017

Andrew Wyeth's Snow Hill Cover Image
By James H. Duff (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Thomas Padon (Foreword by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780847862610
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Published: Skira Rizzoli - October 17th, 2017

200 Women: Who Will Change the Way You See the World Cover Image
By Geoff Blackwell (Compiled by), Ruth Hobday (Compiled by), Kieran Scott (Photographer)
$50.00
ISBN: 9781452166582
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 31st, 2017

100 Amazing Facts about the Negro Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780307908711
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Published: Pantheon Books - October 24th, 2017

The Book of Joe: The Life, Wit, and (Sometimes Accidental) Wisdom of Joe Biden Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525572589
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Published: Three Rivers Press (CA) - October 24th, 2017

The Unquotable Trump Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781770463042
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Published: Drawn & Quarterly - October 24th, 2017

Really Important Stuff My Cat Has Taught Me Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781523501489
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Published: Workman Publishing - October 3rd, 2017

Kitchen Creativity: Unlocking Culinary Genius--With Wisdom, Inspiration, and Ideas from the World's Most Creative Chefs Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780316267809
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Published: Little Brown and Company - October 31st, 2017

Courage Is Contagious: And Other Reasons to Be Grateful for Michelle Obama Cover Image
By Nick Haramis (Editor), Lena Dunham (Foreword by), Jenni Konner (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780399592614
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Published: Lenny - October 24th, 2017

Kitchen Smarts: Questions and Answers to Boost Your Cooking IQ Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781940352718
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Published: America's Test Kitchen - October 31st, 2017

A Guinea Pig Romeo & Juliet Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781635570007
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - October 3rd, 2017

Sneakers Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780448494333
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Published: Razorbill - October 24th, 2017

Valerie's Home Cooking: More Than 100 Delicious Recipes to Share with Friends and Family Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780848752286
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Published: Oxmoor House - October 10th, 2017

The Ultimate Yankee Book: From the Beginning to Today: Trivia, Facts and STATS, Oral History, Marker Moments and Legendary Personalities--A Hist Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781624144332
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Published: Page Street Publishing - October 24th, 2017

Lidia's Celebrate Like an Italian: 220 Foolproof Recipes That Make Every Meal a Party: A Cookbook Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385349482
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - October 17th, 2017

American Firefighter Cover Image
By Paul Mobley, Joellen Kelly (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), National Fallen Firefighters Foundation (Contribution by)
$45.00
ISBN: 9781599621371
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Published: Welcome Books - October 10th, 2017

Rhett & Link's Book of Mythicality: A Field Guide to Curiosity, Creativity, and Tomfoolery Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780451496294
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Published: Crown Archetype - October 10th, 2017

Smithsonian Rock and Roll: Live and Unseen Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781588346001
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Published: Smithsonian Books - October 24th, 2017

Grace Kelly: Hollywood Dream Girl Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780062643339
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 24th, 2017

America the Great Cookbook Cover Image
By Joe Yonan (Editor)
$40.00
ISBN: 9781681882826
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Published: Weldon Owen - October 31st, 2017

Birdmania: A Remarkable Passion for Birds Cover Image
By Bernd Brunner, Pete Dunne (Foreword by), Jane Billinghurst (Translator)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781771642774
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Published: Greystone Books - October 24th, 2017

The Vietnam War: An Intimate History Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9780307700254
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 5th, 2017

Star Wars Made Easy: A Beginner's Guide to a Galaxy Far, Far Away Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465465214
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 1st, 2017

A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings: Quirky Collective Nouns of the Animal Kingdom Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780399579394
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 5th, 2017

Where the Animals Go: Tracking Wildlife with Technology in 50 Maps and Graphics Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780393634020
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 19th, 2017

What Is It All But Luminous: Notes from an Underground Man Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385352475
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 26th, 2017

Monty Python's Flying Circus: Complete and Annotated . . . All the Bits Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780316508520
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - September 19th, 2017

Stuff Every Vegetarian Should Know Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781683690054
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Published: Quirk Books - September 26th, 2017

The Atlas of Beauty: Women of the World in 500 Portraits Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399579950
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Published: Ten Speed Press - September 26th, 2017

Remarkable Books: The World's Most Beautiful and Historic Works Cover Image
By DK
$30.00
ISBN: 9781465463623
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - September 5th, 2017

Bloom County: Brand Spanking New Day Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781684050970
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Published: IDW Publishing - September 26th, 2017

Stephen Colbert's Midnight Confessions Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781501169007
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 5th, 2017

Remembering Diana: A Life in Photographs Cover Image
By National Geographic, Tina Brown (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781426218538
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Published: National Geographic Society - August 1st, 2017

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power Cover Image
By Al Gore
$25.99
ISBN: 9781635651089
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Published: Rodale Books - July 25th, 2017

50 Years of Rolling Stone: The Music, Politics and People That Changed Our Culture Cover Image
$65.00
ISBN: 9781419724466
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 16th, 2017

Home Repair Wisdom & Know-How: Timeless Techniques to Fix, Maintain, and Improve Your Home Cover Image
By Fine Homebuilding (Editor)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316362900
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - May 9th, 2017

DC Comics Wonder Woman: The Ultimate Guide to the Amazon Warrior Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781465460721
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - May 2nd, 2017

My Dad Had That Car: A Nostalgic Look at the American Automobile, 1920-1990 Cover Image
By Tad Burness, Matt Stone (Commentaries by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9780316430913
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - May 9th, 2017

National Geographic the Photo Ark: One Man's Quest to Document the World's Animals Cover Image
By Joel Sartore, Harrison Ford (Foreword by), Douglas H. Chadwick (Introduction by)
$35.00
ISBN: 9781426217777
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Published: National Geographic Society - March 7th, 2017

I Adulted!: Stickers for Grown-Ups Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780789332905
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Published: Universe Publishing(NY) - March 7th, 2017

Tidy Hacks: Handy Hints to Make Life Easier Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062654212
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Published: Harper Design - January 3rd, 2017

Poetry from Scratch: A Kitten's Book of Verse Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781581574289
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Published: Countryman Press - November 22nd, 2016

Speaking American: How Y'All, Youse, and You Guys Talk: A Visual Guide Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780544703391
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 25th, 2016

How to Talk to Your Cat about Gun Safety: And Abstinence, Drugs, Satanism, and Other Dangers That Threaten Their Nine Lives Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780451494924
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Published: Three Rivers Press (CA) - October 4th, 2016

The Joy of Leaving Your Sh*t All Over the Place: The Art of Being Messy Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781581573879
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Published: Countryman Press - May 24th, 2016

Women Who Read Are Dangerous Cover Image
By Stefan Bollman, Karen Joy Fowler (Foreword by)
$21.95
ISBN: 9780789212566
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Published: Abbeville Press - March 15th, 2016

Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780544668256
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - November 24th, 2015