Tag Archives: Textbooks Buyback

Runaway (Airhead)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Meg Cabot Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description Emerson Watts is on the run: from school, from work, from her family, from her friends, from herself. With everyone she loves furious with her for something she can’t explain, and nothing but the live Stark Angel fashion show on New Year’s Eve to […]

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Rating: (184 reviews) Author: Sherman Alexie Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town […]

Stink: Solar System Superhero (Book #5)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Megan McDonald Publisher: Candlewick Product Description Save the planet . . . Pluto! Stink Moody, wise-cracking champion of everything small, is on a new mission: to reinstate his favorite celestial orb. Look! Up in the sky! Is it a falling leaf ? A speck of dust? A speeding mosquito? No, it’s […]

Fancy Nancy: Spectacular Spectacles (I Can Read Book 1)

Author: Jane O’connor Publisher: HarperCollins

Essential SAT Vocabulary (flashcards) (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description Vocabulary practice is critical for success on the SAT, and these vocabulary flashcards provide you with an easy, efficient and portable way to prepare for the verbal section of the exam. This box of SAT flashcards includes 500 vocabulary words, with definitions and examples […]

Fisher-Price Little People Worlds of Adventure: A Look Inside Book

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Reader’s Digest Publisher: Reader’s Digest Product Description This unique Fisher-Price book helps kids find out what’s inside a world of adventure with the turn of large die-cut pages throughout.  Colorful large board book reveals what is inside five different exciting places.  Dozens of labels teach over 250 words. The Fisher-Price gang […]

The Princess and the Frog: Tiana’s Cookbook: Recipes for Kids (Disney Princess: the Princess and the Frog)

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Publisher: Disney Press Product Description Set in Jazz Age New Orleans, The Princess and the Frog introduces Tiana, a young African-American girl who dreams of owning her own restaurant. This kid-friendly cookbook features recipes inspired by Tiana and the other characters in the film. With simple instructions, large photographs, and charming […]

A Conspiracy of Kings

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Megan Whalen Turner Publisher: Greenwillow Books Product Description Sophos, under the guidance of yet another tutor, practices his swordplay and strategizes escape scenarios should his father’s villa come under attack. How would he save his mother? His sisters? Himself? Could he reach the horses in time? Where would he go? But […]

The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner’s Dilemma

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Trenton Lee Stewart Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description IF YOU FAIL, ALL IS LOST. Join the Mysterious Benedict Society as Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance embark on a daring new adventure that threatens to force them apart from their families, friends, and even each other. When an […]

Everett Anderson’s Christmas Coming (An Owlet Book)

Author: Lucille Clifton Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) Product Description “A new edition of a book first published in 1971. New illustrations bring a vibrant color to the joyous yet sometimes poignant verses that encapsulate the small boy’s mounting anticipation and his ultimate satisfaction on the festive day.”–The Horn Book.

The True Gift: A Christmas Story

Rating: (43 reviews) Author: Patricia MacLachlan Publisher: Atheneum Product Description All year long Lily and Liam look forward to Christmas on their grandparents’ farm. It’s always the perfect trip — walking to the lilac library, trimming the tree, giving gifts. But this year, thanks to a white cow alone in the meadow, things will be […]

Just Mom and Me: The Tear-out, Punch-out, Fill-out Book of Fun for Girls and Their Moms (American Girl Library)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: American Girl Editors Publisher: American Girl Publishing Inc Product Description This book is full of fun things for girls to do with their moms, from the new to the tried and true. They can tear out and share the notes and gift coupons, test their knowledge of each other with checklists […]

Enchanted Glass

Author: Diana Wynne Jones Publisher: Greenwillow Books Product Description Aidan Cain has had the worst week of his life. His gran died, he was sent to a foster home, and now malicious beings are stalking him. There is one person Gran told Aidan to go to if he ever got into trouble—a powerful sorcerer who […]

My Body, My Self for Boys, Revised Third Edition (What’s Happening to My Body?)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Lynda Madaras Publisher: Newmarket Product Description The bestselling guides for preteens and teens updated with a brand-new look. The Madaras growing-up guides are acknowledged by parents, educators, librarians, and doctors for their unique, nonthreatening style, excellent organization, and thorough coverage of both the physical and emotional issues surrounding puberty and adolescence. […]

The Tra-la-laaa-mendous Captain Underpants Collection (Books 5-8)

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Dav Pilkey Publisher: The Blue Sky Press Product Description With more than 38 million copies in print, Dav Pilkey’s Captain Underpants books are among the bestselling children’s series of all time! Now readers of all ages can enjoy a deluxe boxed collection of Books 5-8, featuring the tighty-whitey-wearing superhero who fights […]

This Book Is Not Good For You (Secret)

Rating: (22 reviews) Author: Pseudonymous Bosch Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Between the pages of this book lies the secret to the best-tasting chocolate in all the world. I promise, your taste buds will tingle. Your palette will sing! Oh no, have I accidentally tempted you to read this book? I […]

Le Petit Prince (French Language Edition)

Rating: (83 reviews) Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Publisher: Harcourt, Inc. Product Description In 2000 Harcourt proudly reissued Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s masterpiece, The Little Prince, in a sparkling new format. Newly translated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Howard, this timeless classic was embraced by critics and readers across the country for its purity and beauty of […]

Beautiful Creatures

Rating: (345 reviews) Author: Kami Garcia Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she’s struggling to conceal her power, and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. But even within the overgrown gardens, murky swamps and […]

Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description This guide to the AP English Language & Composition Exam includes proven test-taking techniques from the AP experts at the Princeton Review. Cracking the AP English Language & Composition Exam, 2010 Edition also brings you: •2 full-length AP English Language & Composition practice tests […]

Classy: Exceptional Advice for the Extremely Modern Lady

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Derek Blasberg Publisher: Razorbill Product Description If you’ve ever wondered how to climb the social ladder with grace, how to feel confident in every situation, or even how to make a lasting impression (but not the kind that lands you on the latest “Worst Dressed List”)—Derek Blasberg is here, with quotes […]

Incarceron (Incarceron, Book 1)

Rating: (44 reviews) Author: Catherine Fisher Publisher: Dial Product Description A thrilling, high-concept fantasy for fans of Garth Nix and Nancy Farmer. Incarceron is a prison so vast that it contains not only cells, but also metal forests, dilapidated cities, and vast wilderness. Finn, a seventeen-year-old prisoner, has no memory of his childhood and is […]

The Official SAT Study Guide, 2nd edition

Rating: (32 reviews) Author: The College Board Publisher: College Board Product Description The Official SAT Study Guide™ —with more than two million sold—just got better! Now offering 10 practice tests, The Official SAT Study Guide: Second Edition™ is the only book that features official SAT® practice tests created by the test maker. With over 1,000 […]

Spirit Bound (Vampire Academy, Book 5)

Author: Richelle Mead Publisher: Razorbill Product Description Dimitri gave Rose the ultimate choice. But she chose wrong… After a long and heartbreaking journey to Dimitri’s birthplace in Siberia, Rose Hathaway has finally returned to St. Vladimir’s-and to her best friend, Lissa. It is nearly graduation, and the girls can’t wait for their real lives beyond […]

Will Grayson, Will Grayson

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: John Green Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two teens—both named Will Grayson—are about to cross paths. As their worlds collide and intertwine, the Will Graysons find their lives going in new and unexpected directions, building toward romantic turns-of-heart and the epic […]

The Reckoning (Darkest Powers, Book 3)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Kelley Armstrong Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description My name is Chloe Saunders. I’m fifteen, and I would love to be normal. But normal is one thing I’m not. For one thing, I’m having these feelings for a certain antisocial werewolf and his sweet-tempered brother—who just happens to be a sorcerer—but, between you […]

Tweak: Growing Up on Methamphetamines

Rating: (152 reviews) Author: Nic Sheff Publisher: Atheneum Product Description Nic Sheff was drunk for the first time at age eleven. In the years that followed, he would regularly smoke pot, do cocaine and Ecstasy, and develop addictions to crystal meth and heroin. Even so, he felt like he would always be able to quit […]

1,296 ACT Practice Questions (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The best way to prepare for standardized tests is to practice, and this resource offers you plenty of opportunities to do just that. 1,296 ACT Practice Questions includes: *3 full-length practice tests *648 additional practice questions *detailed answer explanations for all practice questions *a […]

Cirque Du Freak #9: Killers of the Dawn: Book 9 in the Saga of Darren Shan (Cirque Du Freak: the Saga of Darren Shan)

Rating: (35 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Outnumbered, outsmarted and desperate, the hunters are on the run, pursued by the vampaneze, the police, and an angry mob. With their enemies clamoring for blood, the vampires prepare for a deadly battle. Is this the end for Darren and […]

Looking for Alaska

Rating: (138 reviews) Author: John Green Publisher: Speak Product Description Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter’s whole life has been one big non-event. Then he heads off to the sometimes crazy, possibly unstable, and anything-butboring world of Culver Creek Boarding School, and his life becomes the opposite of safe. Because down the hall is Alaska Young. The […]

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones; City of Ashes; City of Glass

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Cassandra Clare Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Product Description In City of Bones, fifteen-year-old Clary Fray is introduced to the world of the Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of warriors dedicated to driving demons out of our world. And she’s introduced with a vengeance, when Clary’s mother disappears and Clary herself is almost […]

Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Ultimate Guide

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Mary-Jane Knight Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description It’s the handbook no half-blood should be without: a fully illustrated, in-depth guide to gods, monsters, and all things Percy. This novelty companion to the best-selling series comes complete with trading cards, full-color diagrams, and maps, all packaged in a handy, “manual-size” POB with a crisp, magnetic flap enclosure.  

The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles, Book 1)

Author: Rick Riordan Publisher: Hyperion Book CH Product Description Since their mother’s death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a “research […]

Brain Quest Workbook: Kindergarten

Rating: (61 reviews) Author: Lisa Trumbauer Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Jam-packed with hundreds of curriculum-based activities, exercises and games in every subject, Brain Quest Kindergarten Workbook reinforces what kids are learning in the classroom. The workbook’s lively layout and easy-to-follow explanations make learning fun, interactive, and concrete. Plus it’s written to help parents […]

The Easter Egg

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Jan Brett Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Product Description Jan Brett’s lovable bunny hero, Hoppi, and her remarkable Easter Rabbit will enchant readers as they pore over illustrations filled with dazzling eggs made by Flora Bunny, Aunt Sassyfrass and others. If Hoppi can make the best Easter egg, he will get to help […]

The Anxiety Workbook for Teens: Activities to Help You Deal With Anxiety & Worry

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Lisa M. Schab Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Product Description If you feel anxious most of the time, you’re not alone. About one in three people your age struggles with feelings of worry, fear, and panic. And the scary thing is, if you don’t find a way to cope with anxiety, it […]

Cirque Du Freak #6: The Vampire Prince: Book 6 in the Saga of Darren Shan (Cirque Du Freak: the Saga of Darren Shan)

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Darren Shan Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description Branded a traitor, betrayed by a friend, hunted by the vampire clan-Darren Shan, the Vampire’s Assistant, faces certain death. Can Darren reverse the odds and outwit a Vampire Prince? Darren’s initiation on Vampire Mountain draws to a stunning, bloody conclusion-but […]

Woods Runner

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Gary Paulsen Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books Product Description Samuel, 13, spends his days in the forest, hunting for food for his family. He has grown up on the frontier of a British colony, America. Far from any town, or news of the war against the King that American patriots have begun […]

Pretty Little Liars #7: Heartless

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Sara Shepard Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description In picturesque Rosewood, Pennsylvania, neighbors gossip over picket fences, and gleaming SUVs sit in every crushed-granite driveway. But recently, friendly smiles have been replaced with suspicious glares and accusatory whispers—and it’s all because Hanna, Aria, Emily, and Spencer just can’t keep their mouths shut. . […]

Barron’s AP English Literature and Composition, 3rd Edition

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: George Ehrenhaft Ed.D. Publisher: Barron’s Educational Series Product Description This updated manual presents five full-length practice AP exams with all questions answered and clearly explained. To help students prepare for multiple-choice questions, the book offers many sample questions on poetry and prose fiction, along with commonsense tactics for choosing correct answers. […]

Llama Llama Misses Mama

Rating: (45 reviews) Author: Anna Dewdney Publisher: Viking Juvenile Product Description Strange new teacher. Strange new toys. Lots of kids and lots of noise! What would Llama like to do? Llama Llama feels so new . . . It’s Llama Llama’s first day of preschool! And Llama Llama’s mama makes sure he’s ready. They meet […]

Cracking the SAT, 2010 Edition (College Test Preparation)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The SAT is a critical exam for college applicants, and more than 2 million students take the test each year. In Cracking the SAT the experts at The Princeton Review provide the information and strategies you need to succeed on the math, verbal and […]

Brain Quest Workbook: Pre-K

Rating: (58 reviews) Author: Liane Onish Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Jam-packed with hundreds of curriculum-based activities, exercises and games in every subject, Brain Quest Pre-K Workbook reinforces what kids are learning in the classroom. The workbook’s lively layout and easy-to-follow explanations make learning fun, interactive, and concrete. Plus it’s written to help parents […]

Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Verb Tenses

Rating: (145 reviews) Author: Dorothy Richmond Publisher: McGraw-Hill Product Description This convenient worktext gives students a unique approach to learning, remembering, and reviewing how to use Spanish verbs correctly. The book provides a systematic presentation and review of Spanish verb forms and explains when and why a certain verb tense should be used. Practice Makes […]

The Vampire Diaries: The Return: Nightfall

Rating: (174 reviews) Author: L. J. Smith Publisher: HarperTeen Product Description To save the two vampire brothers who love her, Elena Gilbert sacrificed her life. Now that a supernatural force has brought Elena back from the dead, all handsome, brooding Stefan wants is to keep her safe. But when he is lured away from Fell’s […]

L.A. Candy

Rating: (121 reviews) Author: Lauren Conrad Publisher: HarperCollins Product Description Los Angeles is all about the sweet life: hot clubs, cute guys, designer . . . everything. Nineteen-year-old Jane Roberts can’t wait to start living it up. She may be in L.A. for an internship, but Jane plans to play as hard as she works, […]