School Books

Books for Galveston County Schools

We stock these titles which are frequently called for by local schools. We also stock most of the specially assigned books for Summer Reading and Required Reading programs. All are new paperback books.

Title Author Price
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass Lewis Carroll 3.95
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank 5.99
Art of War, The Sun Tzu 7.99
Beowulf tr. Burton Raffel 4.95
Bluebeard Kurt Vonnegut 15.00
Brave New World Aldous Huxley 14.99
Catcher in the Rye, The J. D. Salinger 6.99
Cat’s Cradle Kurt Vonnegut 15.00
Count of Monte Cristo, The Alexandre Dumas 6.95
Crime and Punishment Fyodor Dostoevsky 6.99
Crucible, The Arthur Miller 13.00
David Copperfield Charles Dickens 8.95
Epic of Gilgamesh, The tr. N. K. Sandars 10.00
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury 15.00
Farewell to Arms, A Ernest Hemingway 16.00
Fountainhead, The Ayn Rand 8.99
Grapes of Wrath, The John Steinbeck 16.00
Great Expectations Charles Dickens 4.95
Great Gatsby, The F. Scott Fitzgerald 15.00
Heart of Darkness and The Secret Sharer Joseph Conrad 4.95
Hounds of the Baskervilles, The Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 4.99
Inferno Dante Alighieri 6.95
Invisible Man Ralph Ellison 14.95
Invisible Man, The H. G. Wells 4.95
I, Robot Isaac Asimov 7.99
Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte 4.95
Leaves of Grass Walt Whitman 3.00
Lord of the Flies William Golding 9.99
Metamorphosis Franz Kafka 5.95
Mythology Edith Hamilton 7.99
Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell 9.99
Old Man and the Sea, The Ernest Hemingway 12.00
Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, A James Joyce 11.00
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austin 4.95
Prince, The Niccolo Machiavelli 4.95
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe 5.95
Scarlet Letter, The Nathaniel Hawthorne 3.95
Silas Marner George Eliot 3.95
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut 7.99
Stranger, The Albert Camus 12.00
Sun Also Rises, The Ernest Hemingway 15.00
Things Fall Apart Chinua Achebe 11.00
This Side of Paradise F. Scott Fitzgerald 5.95
To Have and Have Not Ernest Hemingway 15.00
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee 7.99
Wuthering Heights Emily Bronte 4.95
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