Kathryn's Picks


 

    Kathryn Price, who has been at the Norwich Bookstore for over ten years, is the only full-time bookseller. She awaits the day when she'll be presented with a gold-plated box cutter, and in the meantime enjoys reading books about her favorite place in the world, India.

Matilda's Cat (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781442475274
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 3/2014
Another delightful book by Emily Gravett, all about a precocious little girl and bewildered cat. Perfect for the little girl who likes dress up!

A Passage to India (Paperback)

$14.00
ISBN-13: 9780156711425
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Mariner Books, 3/1965
A classic read dealing with the questions of love, marriage, colonialism, as well as cultural divide. If you're ready to go back to visit an old friend, remember this book.

$54.25
ISBN-13: 9780955432279
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Eight Books, 11/2011
By far the most inspiring garden book of the season! Great for armchair gardeners who would like some new ideas or for the lifelong one who will want to try everything in the book.

$22.95
ISBN-13: 9781600854026
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Taunton Press, 9/2011
This is a book that is part memoir, part history of American houses. It involves 12 different houses starting with sod houses to pre fab, and finally to Habitat for Humanity. A fascinating read that touches on home, environment, regional characters, tools and materials. A great read for anyone who likes houses.

$22.95
ISBN-13: 9781600854026
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Taunton Press, 9/2011
This is a book that is part memoir, part history of American houses. It involves 12 different houses starting with sod houses to pre-fab, and finally to Habitat for Humanity. A fascinating read that touches on home, environment, regional characters, tools and materials. A great read for anyone who likes houses.

Sea of Dreams (Hardcover)

$16.99
ISBN-13: 9781596434707
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Published: Roaring Brook Press, 10/2011
This beautifully illustrated wordless book, tells the tale of a girl and her fantastical sandcastle. This storybook will delight all ages!

$19.95
ISBN-13: 9781600597879
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Published: Lark Crafts, 9/2011
One of Kathryn's recent favorites, be sure to check this one out if you're a fan of the craft.

Stitch Step by Step (Paperback)

$15.95
ISBN-13: 9780756682255
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK ADULT, 7/2011
DK publishers has put together a beautifully illustrated craft book. This is the book perfect for anyone beginning the art of embroidery, or someone who would like to have more intricate stitches to work with. The directions are clear and precise, and covers stitches from crewel and canvas work to open work. This book will help to get you started and show you how to finish the project. This is a great book to add to your craft library.

$16.00
ISBN-13: 9780307279187
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage, 4/2010
An inspiring book for the true runner or the armchair runner... Filled with fascinating anthropological information about the Tarahumara Indians of the Copper Canyons in Mexico - world class runners - who ran for the pure joy of it! If you can run with a smile on your face, you just might go further, faster!

$29.95
ISBN-13: 9780670021994
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: Viking Adult, 8/2010
This well written, well researched biography of Alan Lomax, gives the reader a true look at the man who preserved American and world music for all of us to enjoy. If you're a fan of folk music or a lover of the blues, you'll find yourself with a book that you won't want to put down.

The Umbrella (Hardcover)

$16.95
ISBN-13: 9781935954002
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 days
Published: Lemniscaat USA, 4/2011
This delightful illustrated wordless book is a joy! A dear little black dog finds a red umbrella and goes off to have a world full of adventures. Pick-up this book and enjoy the ride.