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The After Life of Overlooked Books
that matter, anyone who's read it. It's un-buzzed-about; it's un-award-laden; you greet a copy of it at a used book store with an utterance of complete shock. This book is yours and yours alone. For me, the eerie, dark After Life, by Rhian
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So Many Books, So Little Space!
initiatives in Africa, Asia, and other parts of the world. If you'd rather sell, try eBay's www.half.com or a used - book store . 6. Now read. A University of California-Berkeley study found that all the information released (books, newspapers
Summer Reading: Literary Websites We Love
duty calls, the these three sites are a great way to get your literary fix online. 1. Forgotten Bookmarks Everyone knows used bookstores are packed with treasures just waiting to be discovered, but what we don't think about is that sometimes the best items
The Brave Old World of Books
of Luddite panic thinking you're about to kiss goodbye all the things that make you feel human. I grew up working in used bookstores . I don't even really like new books. I want books to be old and to have this weird talismanic property where they
Easy, Painfree Ways to Save Your Money
cheapies are fine for shuffling around the house before you put your contacts in. Used Books and Old CDs Swap books and CDs Websites make it easy to trade used books and records for titles you want. PaperBackSwap.com and these three others are
25 Solid-Gold Ways to Save
cheapies are fine for shuffling around the house before you put your contacts in. Used Books and Old CDs Swap Books and CDs Websites make it easy to trade used books and records for titles you want. PaperBackSwap.com and these three others are
Scared to Fly? Sure. But Do You Know Why?
times in two years), I never stopped to think about where it came from. Until one afternoon last year, as I shopped for used books in Brooklyn with my friend Stephanie. "You have to read this!" I said, thrusting a ratty hardcover at her. It was a
The Lift Lifter: Sharing Is Caring—and Getting Free Stuff
books (clean up your room!). They exchange the boxes with other families online (recycle!). The kids read their new used books at home (turn off that computer/iPad/video game/phone!), and the whole family receives coupons and free credit at
Cheap Tricks: 25 Ways to Save
selling your soul to the devil (Doctor Faustus, Dorian Gray, Rosemary's Baby...), but if it's free shipping on used books you're looking for, rest easy—many sellers on AbeBooks.com will happily oblige, no eternal damnation required. Family
Alpha Mom, Alpha Wife, What's Next?
certainly coming in handy now. Nothing like muscle memory to haul those holiday decorations out of the basement or drag gently used books to the library donations desk. Alpha snacker: She's the mom who's up on the latest crunchy nibble that can be sanctified