John's Picks

Life on the Mississippi Cover Image
By Mark Twain, James M. Cox (Introduction by), James M. Cox (Notes by)
$13.00
ISBN: 9780140390506
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 5th, 1985

In 1882 Mark Twain returned to the river of his childhood, determined to write the definitive travel book on the Mississippi.


Tortilla Flat Cover Image
By John Steinbeck, Thomas Fensch (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140187403
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Published: Penguin Classics - June 1st, 1997

"Steinbeck is an artists; and he tells the stories of these lovable thieves and adulterers with a gentle and poetic purity of heart and of prose." —New York Herald Tribune

A Penguin Classic


El dador (Giver Quartet) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780358354741
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Published: Clarion Books - August 3rd, 2021

¡Ahora disponible en español! Ganador de la Medalla Newbery y un New York Times bestseller, El dador

Lois Lowry’s Newbery Medal–winning classic story of a young boy discovering the dark secrets behind his seemingly ideal world is now in Spanish.


La comunidad donde vive Jonas es idílica.


Goodnight Moon Board Book Cover Image
By Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780694003617
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Published: HarperFestival - January 23rd, 2007

In this classic of children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day.