The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,629,807 members ⚫ 1,172,494 ebooks

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

  • Playful Song Called Beautifulby John Blair

    University of Iowa Press 2016; US$ 19.95

    Playful Song Called Beautiful ranges far into the intersections of faith and scientific thought, places where ?there is no stranger who is / stranger than you, no / familiar who?s more / familiar.? In poems that are either formally rhymed and metered or written in syllabically structured three-line stanzas, Blair wanders among universal orders and... more...

  • System of Ghostsby Lindsay Tigue

    University of Iowa Press 2016; US$ 19.95

    In System of Ghosts, Lindsay Tigue details the way landscape speaks to isolation and personhood, how virtual and lived networks alter experience. She questions how built environments structure lives, how we seek out information within these spaces, and, most fundamentally, how we love. Rooted in the personal, the speaker of this collection moves... more...

  • That Kind of Happyby Maggie Dietz

    University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 18.00

    October Aubade   If I slept too long, forgive me.   A north wind quickened the window frames so the room pitched like a moving train   and the pillow?s whiff of hickory and shaving soap conjured your body   beside me. So I slept in the berth as the train chuffed on, unburdened   by waking?s cold water, ignorant of pain,... more...

  • The Falling Down Danceby Chris Martin

    Coffee House Press 2015; US$ 12.99

    A couple learns first how to be together, then how to anticipate a child, then how to raise him. more...

  • Last Scene Undergroundby Roxanne Varzi

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 22.95

    Leili could not have imagined that arriving late to Islamic morals class would change the course of her life. But her arrival catches the eye of a young man, and a chance meeting soon draws Leili into a new circle of friends and artists. Gathering in the cafes of Tehran, these young college students come together to create an underground play that... more...

  • Calle Floristaby Connie Voisine

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 18.00

    This World and That One Sometimes you defy it, I am not that , watching a stranger cry like a dog when she thinks she?s alone at the kitchen window, hands forgotten under the running tap. The curtains blow out, flap the other side of the sill. In you one hole fills another, stacked like cups. You remember your hands. Connie Voisine?s third book... more...

  • Disorderby Vanesha Pravin

    University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 18.00

    Midsummer Cambridge, MA, 2008   Midsummer. Finally, you are used to disappointment. A baby touches phlox. Many failures, many botched attempts,   A little success in unexpected forms. This is how the rest will go: The gravel raked, bricks ashen, bees fattened?honey not for babes.   All at once, a rustling, whole trees in shudder,... more...

  • I'm No Longer Troubled by the Extravaganceby Rick Bursky

    BOA Editions Ltd. 2015; US$ 9.99

    Mapping human fragility, lost lovers, and mysterious pasts, this new collection is an exploration of the extravagance of being alive. more...

  • Double Jinxby Nancy Reddy

    Milkweed Editions 2015; US$ 10.99

    Double Jinx follows the multiple transformations both figurative and literal that accompany adolescence and adulthood, particularly for young women. Drawing inspiration from sources as varied as Ovid?s Metamorphoses , the rewritten fairy tales in Anne Sexton?s Transformations , and the wild and shifting dreamscapes of Brigit Pegeen Kelly?s work,... more...

  • Monographby Simeon Berry; Denise Duhamel

    University of Georgia Press 2015; US$ 16.95

    Written in narrow sections that blur the distinction between flash fiction and prose poetry, between memoir and meditation, Monograph veers from the elliptical to the explosive as it dissects the Gordian knot of a marriage’s intellectual, sexual, and domestic lives. Invoking Raymond Chandler, Pythagoras, Joan Didion, and Virginia Woolf as presiding... more...