The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • The Country Formerly Known as Great Britainby Ian Jack

    Random House 2011; US$ 15.98

    In this selection from over twenty years of reporting and writing, Ian Jack sets out to deal with contemporary Britain - from national disasters to football matches to obesity - but is always drawn back in time, vexed by the question of what came first. In 'Women and Children First', watching the film Titanic leads into an investigation into the... more...

  • Granta 130by Ian Jack

    Granta Publications 2015; US$ 16.99

    The world's most complicated nation is learning ways to describe itself. The novel and the outsider's eye no longer rule. more...

  • Granta 81by Ian Jack

    Granta Publications 2013; US$ 17.32

    As with the first two Young British Novelists issues, Granta's 2003 list was compelling and prescient. The issue introduced readers to fiction by Zadie Smith, David Mitchell and Monica Ali. From Ben Rice's story of marital crises among Koi fanciers to Hari Kunzru's account of the development of a Bollywood-inspired computer virus, the issue showcases... more...

  • The Collapse of Chaosby Ian Stewart; Jack Cohen

    Penguin Books Ltd 2000; US$ 17.58

    Do we live in a simple or a complex universe? Jack Cohen and Ian Stewart explore the ability of complicated rules to generate simple behaviour in nature through 'the collapse of chaos'. 'The most startling, thought-provoking book I've read all year. I was pleased to learn that most of the things I thought I knew were wrong' -- Terry Pratchett more...

  • Figments of Realityby Ian Stewart; Jack Cohen

    Cambridge University Press 1997; US$ 40.00

    Popular science tour de force from bestselling authors, on evolution of intelligence, culture and mind. more...

  • Metropolis and Provinceby Ian Inkster; Jack Morrell

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    This collection of case studies, focusing on British scientific culture during the first industrial revolution, explores the social basis of science in the period and asks why such an extraordinarily rich variety of cultural-scientific experience should have flourished at the time. The book analyses science and scientific culture in their local contexts,... more...

  • Darwin's Watchby Terry Pratchett; Ian Stewart; Jack Cohen

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 15.95

    When Charles Darwin writes the wrong book and reverses the progress of science, Unseen University?s wizards must once again save Roundworld (Earth, that is) from an apocalyptic end. á Ever since a wizardly experiment inadvertently brought about the creation of Roundworld, the wizard scholars of Unseen University have done their best to put things... more...

  • The Globeby Terry Pratchett; Ian Stewart; Jack Cohen

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 15.95

    Roundworld, aka Earth, is under siege. Are three wizards and an orangutan Librarian enough to thwart the Elvish threat? á When the wizards of Unseen University first created Roundworld, they were so concerned with discovering the rules of this new universe that they overlooked its inhabitants entirely. Now, they have noticed humanity. And humanity... more...

  • Have Not Been the Same (rev)by Michael Barclay; Ian A. D. Jack; Jason Schneider

    ECW Press 2011; US$ 22.95

    ?Published in autumn 2001, Have Not Been the Same became the first book to comprehensively document the rise of Canadian underground rock between the years 1985 and 1995. It was a tumultuous decade that saw the arrival of Blue Rodeo, The Tragically Hip, Sarah McLachlan, Sloan, Barenaked Ladies, Daniel Lanois, and many others who made an indelible mark... more...

  • Leukotrienesby Ian Rodger; Jack Botting; Sven-Erik DahlÚn

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 125.00

    In the two decades since the elusive "slow reacting substance of anaphylaxis" (SRS-A) was identified as a product of the action of the 5-lipoxygenase enzyme on arachidonic acid, it has been well established that the leukotrienes are key mediators of both alIergy and inflammation. Their release by alIergen or other challenge has been demonstrated in... more...