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Holiday Gifts for Everyone on Your List


Timeless holiday treasures


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Shunned Anna Mae doesn’t receive the welcome she expects when she pays a visit for Christmas, and her world begins to fall apart, leaving her to question her place in her family— and her faith in Amish tradition. Zondervan $14.99


Give the perfect book for Christmas! These books make ideal gifts for anyone wanting to curl up with a heartwarming story or looking for inspiration to begin and end each day.


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The Brave

From the best-selling author of The Horse Whisperer: an epic story of one man’s struggle to save his son—and himself— from the mistakes of their past. Little, Brown $26.99



The Confession

John Grisham’s powerful new legal thriller. No one keeps you in suspense like America’s favorite storyteller! Doubleday $28.95






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From beloved best-selling author Fannie Flagg comes an irresistible comic mystery set in Birmingham, Alabama, past and present—a story that perfectly combines secrets and murder with old-fashioned wisdom and Southern charm.



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A Prairie Christmas Collection

Sure to be treasured, this unique collection of nine historical Christmas romances is packed with adventures in faith and love—each penned by a different multi-published author. Barbour $14.99

These perennial bestsellers are the perfect gift for those on your list. The Twelve Blessings of Christmas features kid-friendly crafts, old-fashioned recipes and tidbits of history behind each blessing, adding an appreciation for how traditions began. Mary, Did You Know? offers a refreshed look at the relationship between Mary and her son and includes a CD with the best-selling song, performed by Mark Lowry.

Thomas Nelson


Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter “Beautiful writing, a spot-on sense of place, wickedly funny dialogue and an emotionally potent story charge this highly original, literary crime offering.” —George Pelecanos William Morrow $24.99


Dead or Alive

Jack Ryan, Jr. and cousins Dominick and Brian Caruso, with John Clark and Ding Chavez, trail the Emir, a sadistic mastermind of vicious terrorist attacks, to bring him in . . . dead or alive. Unabridged on 20 discs. On sale December 7. Brilliance Audio $39.99


An Object of Beauty

Written by legendary entertainer and New York Times best-selling author Steve Martin, An Object of Beauty is a riveting new novel about a young woman on the rise in New York’s art world. Grand Central $26.99


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The Reversal

Michael Connelly delivers a hardhitting legal thriller in the tradition of his award-winning novel The Brass Verdict. Together again, Harry Bosch and Mickey Haller set off on a case fraught with political and personal danger. Little, Brown $27.99







Hostess gifts, stocking stuffers and presents for under the tree . . . give the magic of love and romance this holiday season!


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A Christmas Snow

Introducing the next Christmas classic from Jim Stovall, the bestselling author of The Ultimate Gift. The storm of the century brings the gift of a lifetime. Let go of the chains of your past and gain hope for your future.

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Cross Fire

The Mastermind is back, and he’s about to destroy everything—and everyone—Alex Cross loves. Cross Fire is James Patterson’s most exciting Alex Cross novel yet. Little, Brown $27.99


Safe Haven

Nicholas Sparks, the #1 New York Times best-selling author, tells the story of a romance lost and rediscovered. Grand Central $25.99


The Lost Symbol

Now the phenomenal bestseller is a feast for the eyes in this special illustrated edition. Perfect for all the Dan Brown fans on your list. Doubleday $35


Hell’s Corner

Hell’s Corner, the latest in David Baldacci’s Camel Club series, is an exhilarating political thriller not to be missed! Grand Central $27.99



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A new horror classic From Scott Snyder and Stephen King, American Vampire introduces a new strain of vampire: a more vicious species, born of the American West, tracing their bloodline through decades of American history.




With breathtaking images from bestselling fantasy art illustrator Tom Wood, this vibrant and remarkably original book will be on every dragon lover and historical fantasy fan’s holiday list! Running Press $19.95



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Fall in love with memorable heroines: Goodness Gracious Green stars charming and uncertain journalist Lois Barker. In A Time to Love, war correspondent Jennie King returns to her Amish grandmother’s home to recover from an injury. A new widow buys a trailer sight unseen and moves to a trailer park in Charlotte Figg Takes Over Paradise. And in A Simple Amish Christmas, Annie Weaver finds herself face-to-face with a new romance.

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Immanuel’s Veins

This is a love story full of deep seduction, terrible longing and bold sacrifice. New York Times best-selling author Ted Dekker will seduce you with this adrenaline-laced story that will have you engaged right from the start. Thomas Nelson $25.99

A Man’s Heart

Two heartbreaking deaths have left Jules to look after both the potato farm and her friend’s two children. In this novel of faith and hope, a young woman struggles to salvage the farm, honor her promise to a dead friend and win back the man whose heart she broke. Zondervan $13.99

The all-new True Vows series is the perfect gift. Each book is sexy, entertaining and based on a true story. When fantasy meets reality, anything can happen. Believe it.

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Superman: Earth One

The follow-up to the bestselling comics event Blackest Night! Once dead, 12 heroes and villains have been resurrected—a miracle or the apocalypse? DC Comics $29.99

J. Michael Straczynski (Changeling) created this original graphic novel that gives new insight into Clark Kent’s transformation into Superman and his first year as The Man of Steel. DC Comics $19.99

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Three lifelong friends experience lifealtering struggles. Will they find the strength to be faithful to the covenants they have made with God—and each other? With their lives falling apart, can they trust God like never before? Thomas Nelson $14.99 9780800733865






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Her Daughter’s Dream

This book is the emotional conclusion to Her Mother’s Hope— an unforgettable family saga about the sacrifices every mother makes for her daughter. Tyndale House $24.99









Secrets of Harmony Grove Set in Amish country, this thrilling mystery from fanfavorite author Mindy Starns Clark dishes up a whirlwind of romance and suspense. Harvest House $13.99




Follow great heroes on great adventures


Your Dungeons & Dragons® adventures continue with New York Times best-selling authors, legendary characters and expansive fantasy settings.

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Give a gift full of faith, hope and love

Give the readers in your life stories that will touch their hearts this Christmas season, from stirring Amish family sagas to thrilling Texas adventures to gentle prairie romances. These inspirational stories are gifts they can enjoy again and again!







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The Illustrated Step-By-Step Cook

Illustrated step-by-step instructions that explain unfamiliar techniques or guide you through the crucial part of a recipe are invaluable for any cook. This cookbook provides just that, allowing anybody to cook classic recipes perfectly and with confidence. DK $35


Nigella Kitchen

Best-selling author Nigella Lawson celebrates the kitchen as the heart of all family life with 200 exciting, enticing and effortless new recipes. Hyperion $35




Southern Plate

The creator of gathers a collection of family recipes and corresponding stories that have been passed down through generations to highlight the very best of Southern cooking and values. William Morrow $27.50

The Essential New York Times Cookbook

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The Yogurt Bible

Easy-to-make recipes for great homemade yogurt that is healthy and delicious. Features 175 recipes: 35 stand-alone yogurt recipes followed by recipes that feature yogurt as a main ingredient or topping. Robert Rose $24.95

Skinny Bitch Ultimate Everyday Cookbook

A crazy-delicious collection of 150 recipes that are good to the Earth and great for your body from the New York Times bestselling author of Skinny Bitch. Running Press $29.95



New classics for Christmas Southern Living 2010 Annual Recipes and Cooking Light Annual Recipes 2011 offer inspiration for the holiday season. Pair these staples with Southern Living 1,001 Ways to Cook Southern, a new definitive classic, and Cooking Light Complete Meals in Minutes, a time-saving companion, for great holiday gifts.

Oxmoor House

Amanda Hesser, the well-known New York Times food columnist, brings her signature voice and expertise to this compendium of influential and delicious recipes from chefs, home cooks and food writers. Norton $40



Second Helpings

Johnnie Gabriel, cousin of beloved cook Paula Deen, cooks up a delicious treat filled with another generous helping of Southern recipes. This mouthwatering book includes more than 150 delectable recipes and 50 color photos straight from the heart of the South. Thomas Nelson $24.99

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Wiley has the perfect book for your favorite cook, no matter their tastes or talents—from Chef Eric Ripert’s modern flair to Sandra Lee’s time-saving simplicity; from kid-friendly fare to an all-time classic reborn.







A World of Cake

An exploration of global cake culture! From honey cakes to flat cakes, from fritters to chiffons—here are 150 recipes from sweet traditions around the world, along with photos and informational sidebars. Storey $24.95


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Bartending For Dummies

Want to concoct the perfect cocktail? Here you’ll get 1,000 recipes and easy-to-follow instructions for new and timeless drinks that will make you a hit behind any bar! Wiley $16.99

According to Amy Sedaris, it’s often been said that ugly people craft and attractive people have sex. In this new book, she sets the record straight and forever changes the world of crafting. Grand Central $27.99



Superfoods is a comprehensive reference to the world’s healthiest foods. It cuts through the marketing hype and contradictory reporting in the mainstream media to expose the truth. Firefly $24.95

Cookie Swap!

Cookie swap parties are the latest DIY entertaining trend. Here are more than 60 recipes, plus all the basics of planning a cookie swap party—themes, invitations, schedule, decorating tips and more. Workman $14.95

Give the gift of reading this season.


Book One of The Century Trilogy Ken Follett The #1 New York Times bestselling author’s magnificent new historical epic. The first in The Century Trilogy, Fall of Giants follows five families as they travel through the extraordinary events of the twentieth century. Dutton Hardcover 978-0-525-95165-0 $36.00


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Patricia Cornwell The new Kay Scarpetta novel from the world’s #1 bestselling crime writer. Putnam Hardcover 978-0-399-15721-9 $27.95


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Tom Clancy with Grant Blackwood For the first time ever, Tom Clancy’s greatest characters together in one electrifying thriller. Putnam Hardcover 978-0-399-15723-3 $28.95


Terry McMillan Bestselling author Terry McMillan’s exuberant return to her unforgettable heroines Savannah, Gloria, Bernadine, and Robin 15 years after the events of Waiting to Exhale. Viking Hardcover 978-0-670-02204-5 $27.95


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Barbra Streisand In her first book, Barbra Streisand reveals another aspect of her enormous talent: the taste and style that have inspired her beautiful homes and collections. Viking Hardcover 978-0-670-02213-7 $60.00


John le Carré Unrivaled master of spy fiction John le Carré’s flawlessly paced tale of dirty money and dirtier politics. Viking Hardcover 978-0-670-02224-3 $27.95


A Life Ron Chernow From National Book Award winner Ron Chernow, a landmark biography of George Washington. The Penguin Press Hardcover 978-1-59420-266-7 $40.00


The Morganville Vampires Rachel Caine The latest novel in the New York Times bestselling series about a college town run by vampires. Student Claire Danvers discovers a way to keep outsiders from revealing the secrets of Morganville—with an unexpected and possibly deadly consequence. New American Library Hardcover/978-0-451-23161-1 $17.99


A Carpathian Novel Christine Feehan The #1 New York Times bestselling author returns with a new tale of the Carpathians—as two lovers find themselves bound by the very desires that could destroy them. Berkley Hardcover 978-0-425-23659-8 $25.95


Jan Karon The latest from the New York Times bestselling author of the Mitford series, this stirring page-turner finds Father Tim in the middle of an Irish family torn apart by secrets. Viking Hardcover 978-0-670-02212-0 $27.95

JAN KARON’S MITFORD COOKBOOK AND KITCHEN READER Jan Karon Bestselling author Jan Karon offers a collection of personal reminiscences, beloved scenes, and mouthwatering recipes from her beloved Mitford books. Penguin Trade Paperback 978-0-14-311817-6 $20.00

Sue Monk Kidd and Ann Taylor Kidd In this wise and engrossing dual memoir, the New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Life of Bees and her daughter chronicle their quest to rediscover each other. Penguin Trade Paperback 978-0-14-311797-1 $15.00

Book Four in the Bride Quartet Nora Roberts The final novel in Nora Roberts’s #1 New York Times bestselling Bride Quartet. Parker Brown is the public face of the Vows wedding planning company. Her business risks have always paid off, but after meeting Malcolm Kavanaugh she’ll have to take the chance of a lifetime with her heart. Berkley Trade Paperback 978-0-425-23675-8 $16.00


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Clive Cussler and Dirk Cussler Dirk Pitt returns in the extraordinary new novel from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. Putnam Hardcover 978-0-399-15714-1 $27.95


(But I’ve Got a Lot of Crazy Stories about Life as a Goat Boy, a Dad, and a Spiritual Warrior) Jim Breuer A deeply personal, deeply hilarious memoir from one of America’s most beloved comedians. Gotham Books Hardcover 978-1-59240-575-6 $26.00


Stories from the Dresden Files Jim Butcher The first short story collection in the #1 New York Times bestselling series starring Chicago’s only professional wizard. Includes a brand-new Harry Dresden novella! Roc Hardcover 978-0-451-46365-4 $25.95


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A Vampire Academy Novel Richelle Mead The astonishing final novel in Richelle Mead’s bestselling series! Murder. Love. Jealousy. And the ultimate sacrifice. Now, with Rose on trial for her life and Lissa first in line for the Royal Throne, nothing will ever be the same between them. Razorbill Hardcover 978-1-59514-306-8 $17.99


The Illustrated World Dyna Moe An officially licensed, illustrated salute to the hit show Mad Men, as well as the era of the ’60s—including cocktail menus, boardroom shenanigans, fabulous paper dolls, and more. Perigee Trade Paperback 978-0-399-53657-1 $15.00


Greg Mortenson The highly anticipated follow-up to the bestselling phenomenon Three Cups of Tea, Stones into Schools continues the story of Greg Mortenson’s efforts in the Taliban heartland of Afghanistan. Penguin Trade Paperback 978-0-14-311823-7 $16.00

REMARKABLE CREATURES Tracy Chevalier The bestselling author of Girl With a Pearl Earring returns with a stunning novel of how one woman’s gift transcends class and social prejudice, leading to some of the most important discoveries of the nineteenth century. Plume Trade Paperback 978-0-452-29672-5 $15.00




Seasonal Foraged Food and Recipes Connie Green and Sarah Scott A captivating cookbook by a renowned forager of wild edibles—with more than one hundred sumptuous recipes and full-color photographs. Viking Studio Hardcover 978-0-670-02226-7 $40.00


Phyllis A. Blach, CNC The #1 bestselling guide to natural health is thoroughly revised and updated with cutting-edge findings in alternative and preventative therapies. Avery Trade Paperback 978-1-58333-400-3 $30.00

HECTOR AND THE SEARCH FOR HAPPINESS François Lelord Already an internationally bestselling sensation, Francois Lelord’s debut novel is a charming and uplifting fable about modern life and the secret to happiness. Penguin Trade Paperback 978-0-14-311839-8 $14.00


Leonard Maltin The definitive New York Times bestseller with more than 17,000 entries, including 400+ new entries, an index of actors and directors, and Leonard’s personal recommendations. Plume Trade Paperback 978-0-452-29626-8 $20.00


How One Man’s Kindness— and a Trove of Letters— Revealed the Hidden History of the Great Depression Ted Gup An inspiring account of America at its worst—and Americans at their best—woven from the stories of Depression-era families who were helped by gifts from the author’s generous and secretive grandfather. The Penguin Press Hardcover 978-1-59420-270-4 $25.95


A Guide to Making the Best of Foods and Recipes Harold McGee The answers to many kitchen conundrums in one easy-to-use volume, from the author of the acclaimed culinary bible On Food and Cooking. The Penguin Press Hardcover 978-1-59420-268-1 $35.00


Hill Harper In his first book for adults, the author sparks honest dialogues between men and women, in the tradition of Steve Harvey’s Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. Gotham Books Trade Paperback 978-1-59240-578-7 $15.00


Professor Happycat and The threequel to the New York Times bestsellers I Can Has Cheezburger? and How to Take Over Teh Wurld, with 200 all-new photos of the most adorable kittens imaginable Gotham Books Trade Paperback 978-1-59240-590-9 $12.00


Twelve Stories That Celebrate the True Holiday Spirit Mike Huckabee This classic bestseller by the former presidential candidate features twelve true and inspiring Christmas stories. Drawing on his most poignant and often funny memories, Huckabee reminds us that Christmas is really about the simple things: faith, love, family, and hope. Sentinel Hardcover 978-1-59523-062-1 $22.95


A Friday Night Knitting Club Novel Kate Jacobs The women of the #1 New York Times bestselling novel The Friday Night Knitting Club return in a moving, laugh-out-loud celebration of special times with friends and family. Berkley Trade Paperback 978-0-425-23676-5 $14.00


The Secret Formulas for Duplicating Your Favorite Restaurant Dishes at Home Todd Wilbur A brand new restaurant recipe treasury from the wizard of culinary carbon copies. Easy instructions to recreate your restaurant favorites at home—for a fraction of what the restaurants charge! Plume Trade Paperback 978-0-452-29645-9 $16.00


The Legacy of the Small-Town Library Cat Who Inspired Millions Vicki Myron with Bret Witter The cat that captured America’s heart returns, with two new Dewey tales and seven other stories that capture the special bond between cats and their people. Dutton Hardcover 978-0-525-95186-5 $19.95


Jason F. Wright From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wednesday Letters comes an inspiring new novel of family, commitment, and the miracles that can happen if we look for them. Berkley Trade Paperback 978-0-425-23794-6 $14.00

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Pukka: The Pup After Merle

Pukka is a love story as well as Ted Kerasote’s take on raising a puppy, while illustrating the ways that dogs open the doors to our hearts. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt $18.95

Featuring David Sedaris’ unique blend of hilarity and heart, this new illustrated collection of animalthemed tales is an utter delight. Little, Brown $21.99


Heartwarming and redemptive, Oogy is the story of the people who were determined to rescue this dog against all odds, and of the family who took him home and made him one of their own. Grand Central $19.99

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents Earth

With their trademark wit, irreverence and intelligence, Jon Stewart and his team answer all of life’s most hard-hitting questions, completely unburdened by objectivity, journalistic integrity or even accuracy. Grand Central $27.99 INCLUDES DVD

Bananagrams in a split­— 560 new puzzles! Everyone’s gone bananas for the puzzle books based on the award-winning, brain-twisting Bananagrams game! Here are 560 all-new puzzles designed to be solved in 10 minutes or less. Perfect for the train, bus, waiting room or bank line.

Based on the popular Internet video, GoD and DoG simply and sweetly delivers a message of the unwavering devotion dogs have for their owners and how it’s a reflection of God’s essence. Center Street $10.99


An Altar in the World

In this New York Times bestseller, “Georgia Author of the Year” Barbara Brown Taylor reveals how to encounter the sacred as a natural part of our everyday lives. HarperOne $14.99


The Travel Book

The international bestseller is back! With 850 new images and completely updated text, The Travel Book makes a perfect gift for friends and family. Lonely Planet $50



The Big Short

The #1 New York Times bestseller: “It is the work of our greatest financial journalist, at the top of his game. And it’s essential reading.” —Graydon Carter, Vanity Fair Norton $27.95


Dog: The Definitive Guide


Katie Up and Down the Hall

A personal memoir by best-selling author and celebrity journalist Glenn Plaskin, this is a moving story about a man who discovers the true meaning of family after adopting a cocker spaniel puppy. Center Street $19.99

This handsome book celebrates the close and complex relationship between humans and dogs, and it examines dogs in the contexts of behavior, anthropology, history, literature and genetics. Firefly $29.95


The Complete Human Body

This is the definitive guide to the development, form, function and disorders of the human body, illustrated with unprecedented clarity by new computergenerated artwork and the latest medical and microscopic imaging. DK $50


The New York Times Complete Civil War 1861-1865 Experience the Civil War through the first-hand reportage of the New York Times. Includes maps, historical photographs and engravings, plus 139,000 articles on DVD. Black Dog $40

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Natural History

A landmark in reference publishing overseen and authenticated by the Smithsonian Institution, Natural History presents an unrivaled visual survey of Earth’s natural history, looking at every kingdom of life. DK $50

True Prep

From Ralph Lauren to cell phone etiquette, True Prep brings you up to speed with new preppy rules for fashion, logos, travel, where to school, where to summer and more. Knopf $19.95


Why? Because We Still Like You

Here’s a fascinating behind-the-scenes story of the beloved “Mickey Mouse Club” show and how it became a pop-culture phenomenon. Grand Central $25.99



True Links

Essential for any golf lover, this engaging tour of the world’s best links spotlights the 246 most challenging, invigorating courses a golfer can play. With gorgeous full-color photographs throughout. Artisan $40


Straight Talk, No Chaser

Following the success of his #1 national bestseller Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, Steve Harvey offers more advice and inspiration for finding and holding on to love in this wise, candid and timely look at relationships. Amistad $24.99


Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set

This classic box featuring the original artwork is the best way to start playing the Dungeons & Dragons® Fantasy Roleplaying Game. Wizards of the Coast $19.99


Motiv8n’ U

Focusing on eight core life-transforming elements of fitness—finances, organization, relationships, vocation, emotions, spiritual wellness, nutrition and humor—Motiv8n’ U will motivate you to become as fit as possible. Medallion Press $19.95

People From the skateboard to the boardroom Tony Hawk, the most famous and influential skateboarder of all time, has turned his brand into a skateboard, video game, clothing and sports-tour empire, with an emphasis on authenticity. Get the inside story of Tony Hawk beyond the skateboard, as he answers the question: How Did I Get Here?

Wiley $24.95


Christian Living

More from Max Lucado



What Good Is God? Life


With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the songs that roused the world, and he lived the original rock-and-roll life. Now, the man himself tells the story of a life we have all longed to know more about. Little, Brown $29.99


December 8, 1980

In a breathtaking minute-by-minute format, December 8, 1980: The Day John Lennon Died follows the events leading to the horrible moment when Mark David Chapman calmly fired his Charter Arms .38 Special at the rock icon. Backbeat $24.99

Philip Yancey has always struggled with the most basic questions of the Christian faith. In this book, he travels the globe in search of an answer to a query posed the world over. FaithWords $23.99



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Celebrate 400 years of biblical tradition! This will make a great gift for anyone who loves the KJV translation or Bible history because it features original notes, references and books of the Bible, including the Apocrypha, as in 1611.  Thomas Nelson $49.99

ESV Personal Size Reference Bible

Having a Bible that can travel anywhere—in a briefcase, purse, backpack, glove compartment or computer case—is especially helpful in these busy times, which is why this Bible is ideal. Crossway $29.99

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From Deepak Chopra, best-selling author of Jesus: A Story of Enlightenment (also available from BBC Audio), the soul-stirring story of the man who inspired the world’s fastest-growing religion. BBC Audio $29.95

Paul: 90 Days on His Journey of Faith


Growing Up Laughing

Best-selling author and beloved actress Marlo Thomas shares heartwarming stories of a life filled with laughter and interviews America’s best-known comedians on the humor in their lives. Hyperion $26.99

American Heroes in Special Operations

Oliver North moves from the frontline to the world of shadow warriors, introducing you to the brave, noble work of Navy Seals, Rangers and Green Berets in American Heroes in Special Operations. Fidelis $24.99


My Country

A volume of stunning photographs featuring 50 country music icons and the revealing accounts of their inspirations, defining moments and what makes country music the heart and soul of America. Rodale $32.50

Life with Christ meant a 180-degree turn for the apostle Paul, who went from Christian basher to Christian champion, from church attacker to church father. When Jesus captured Paul’s soul, He got all of him. The same can be true for you. B&H Books $24.99


These are difficult days in our world’s history, but we have an opportunity to make a big difference. God invites us to outlive our lives, not just in heaven but here on earth. New York Times best-selling author Max Lucado encourages us to live our lives in such a way that we can make a difference. For example, One Hand, Two Hands helps parents teach this message to kids, letting them know opportunities to help out are everywhere.

Thomas Nelson


ESV Study Bible

Created to help you understand the Bible in a deeper way, the ESV Study Bible combines the best and most recent evangelical Christian scholarship with the highly regarded ESV text. It is the most comprehensive study Bible ever published. Crossway $49.99


HCSB Study Bible

The HCSB Study Bible—featuring approximately 15,000 study notes—is designed so that every clarifying resource is there on the same page spread as the biblical text to which it refers. Holman Bible Publishers $49.99


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On Gratitude

This collection reveals what’s most important to our favorite celebrities. With family adventures, quiet prayers and feeling sexy on the list, you will be inspired to live with more gratitude. Adams Media $14.95



Follow Louis Zamperini on his incredible odyssey of survival that forced him to draw upon every resource within himself to overcome insurmountable obstacles. Random House Audio $45


The Deeds of My Fathers

A true story that reads like The Godfather crossed with Citizen Kane. Best-selling author Nicholas Pileggi has called this “the story of the century.” Philip Turner $24.95


The Wisdom of Wooden

The final book from legendary Coach John Wooden is filled with fond personal memories, warm advice and never-before-seen photographs. It is an unforgettable tribute to the man we all called “Coach.” McGraw-Hill $22

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New books from best-selling authors and musicians! This Christmas, give the gifts of hope, comfort and inspiration. Share these amazing stories and encouraging words with your friends and family.

Bethany House


Children of God Storybook Bible

The Children of God Storybook Bible is a collection of more than 50 beloved Bible stories retold by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, illustrated by 20 illustrators from around the world. Zondervan $18.99


ESV Seek and Find Bible

Here is the ideal first “real” Bible for pre-readers and young readers, ages 5 to 10, to grow up with. It is also a wonderful resource for use in family Bible reading and for those who teach the Bible to young children. Crossway $27.99



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If You Love a Magical Tale

The king and queen are concerned that their daughter has become spoiled, so they spend this Christmas teaching her that it’s more blessed to give than to receive. Warner Press $15.99

Christmas treasures The Spirit of Christmas is a beautifully illustrated story that proves that the most magical gift of the season is spending Christmas with those we love. Wherever You Are shows that if love could take shape, it would look like these words and images. New from the best-selling author of On the Night You Were Born.

Discover an enchanting fairy-tale world with Saviour Pirotta’s captivating retelling of The Wizard of Oz and Aladdin. Susanna Lockheart’s irresistible watercolors perfectly complement these classic tales, and will appeal to young and old readers alike. Barron’s $18.99

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Celebrate the holidays with gifts she’ll love always


The Three Gifts of Christmas


When Chrissie asks God why she’s not like all the other animals, she learns that God made her who she is for a reason. Warner Press $14.99

Discover American Girl’s newest books—perfect for gift giving! Girls can find everything from intriguing stories and multiplayer games to doll-themed activities and more. These books will inspire her to play and grow, while adding special meaning to the holiday season.


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Fancy Nancy and the Fabulous Fashion Boutique


Come one, come all to Fancy Nancy’s Fabulous Fashion Boutique! Here you can find the fanciest almost-new outfits, accessories, jewelry and lots more. There’s even a necklace with real rhinestones for sale. Ooh la la! HarperChildren’s $17.99 9780061235924

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Beautiful Oops!

“Everyone who has ever said the word ‘oops’ will be smiling when they see this masterpiece. Funny and fun . . . the best gift to give anyone, any age, anywhere, anytime.” —Jamie Lee Curtis Workman $11.95


Love You Forever Gift Edition

Since its publication in 1986, Love You Forever has sold more than 15 million copies in paperback and hardcover (as well as hundreds of thousands of copies in Spanish and French). Firefly $19.95 Love You Forever



DC Super Heroes

This pop-up book of heroic proportions from best-selling paper engineer Matthew Reinhart celebrates the history, heroes and villains of the DC Universe. Little, Brown $29.99


Children Make Terrible Pets

New York Times best-selling author Peter Brown’s uproarious story about a bear and her “pet” boy offers a unique and laugh-out-loud twist on the perennial “first pet” theme. Little, Brown $16.99




Holiday goodies!


Raa-aar-ar! Gobble, gobble . . . moo! Delight your preschooler’s senses with silly monster noises, a charming rhyming farmyard story and a colorful touchy-feely jigsaw book perfect for little hands. Dress the dolls for fabulous movie sets and more in Sticker Dolly Dressing Movie Stars.


Art & Max

From three-time Caldecott medalist David Wiesner, a mixed-media picture book about friendship and art. Clarion Books $17.99


$13.99 9780618756636




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Gather ’round these picture books this Yuletide season Delight the most curious kids on your list with these visual feasts. David’s adventures in It’s Christmas, David! by Caldecott Honor winner David Shannon, the hidden booty in Can You See What I See?: Treasure Ship by best-selling author Walter Wick and the expert instructions in Star Wars®: Millennium Falcon: A 3-D Owner’s Guide will keep them enthralled.






Curl up by the fire with these page-turners! These best-selling series deliver suspense, plot twists and fantastical inventions galore! Discover shocking secrets in The 39 Clues: The Black Book of Buried Secrets and devour every book in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and Suzanne Collins’ Hunger Games boxed sets.



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Museum of Thieves



Inspired by the Brothers Grimm, master storyteller Cornelia Funke introduces a lush, enchanting world filled with danger, mystery and magic, with fairy tales and legends re-imagined as never before. Little, Brown $19.99

9780810989863 $14.95



An irresistibly fun introduction to science for 8 to 12-year-olds, this book and kit are packed with 29 incredible experiments kids can do with potato chips, potatoes, potato chip bags, tubes and lids.

From Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth, the latest book in the blockbuster series, to M is for Mama’s Boy, the second book in Michael Buckley’s best-selling NERDS series, to new favorites The Popularity Papers and The Defense of Thaddeus A. Ledbetter, these books for readers ages 8-12 make perfect gifts.

Late for School

Getting to school has never been quite this difficult—or hilarious. Steve Martin and C.F. Payne have teamed up to tell the story of the adventure, danger and laughs of one youngster’s journey to school. CD included. Grand Central $17.99





Magic and monsters fill these suspenseful stories for teens. Learn how to trap a zombie in A Young Wizard’s Handbook; sink your teeth into the romance of Nocturne; go head to head with dangerous beasts in Monster Slayers; or enter a school for magic with Aldwyn’s Academy.

Angels are sent down to defeat the Dark Forces. Bethany, an angel, falls for Xavier, a mortal boy. Can love overcome evil? Feiwel & Friends $16.99

When Andi finds a journal written during the French Revolution, she begins to fall away from the world around her. Will she let go of her anger and return home? Listening Library $54

Wizards of the Coast









Lauren Conrad Style

This terrifying, true tome is filled with peril, risk and suspense. Find out about the most dangerous mathematical formula in history, visit a fast food restaurant that serves up a deadly menu and check out the toxic terrors that live on unwashed hands. DK $19.99






Amulet Books


Goldie Roth lives in the tyrannical city of Jewel, where children are forced to wear a silver guardchain and to obey the dreaded Blessed Guardians. When plans for the museum threaten the lives of everyone Goldie loves, it will take a daring thief to stop them. Delacorte Books for Young Readers $16.99

Warning: high in saturated facts!

Great gifts for reluctant readers


Introduce young readers to a world of adventure




In this beautifully designed style guide, TV star and fashion designer (and New York Times best-selling author) Lauren Conrad reveals her favorite looks, tips on how to create your own individual style and absolute must-haves for any fashionista’s wardrobe. HarperChildren’s $19.99




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All aboard! Book a big adventure Simultaneously learn about the alphabet and wild animals as they jump and fly out from behind pop-up letters in Wild Alphabet. Take an interactive journey on iconic trains in Legendary Journeys: Trains. Explore the bad happenings of the past in The Book of Bad Things and discover in Versus: Pirates which of the 10 greatest pirates in history is the ultimate pirate.



Look Now

Half encyclopedia, half almanac and 100% awesome, Look Now is crammed with up-to-the-minute facts, stats and graphics to give a fascinating snapshot of our planet and what makes it tick. DK $24.99


The second novel in the bestselling Fallen series . . . where love never dies. Luce learns what the Shadows are, and how she can use them as windows to her previous lives. Delacorte Books for Young Readers $17.99


Saint Training

“Painful, but true, honest, and hopeful; gutsy and funny—a compelling read for all readers aware of their own spiritual pilgrimages.” —Gary Schmidt, Newbery Honor-winning author Zonderkidz $14.99




The Twilight Saga Complete Collection

This stunning set, complete with all four hardcover books as well as The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner: An Eclipse Novella, makes the perfect gift for fans of the best-selling vampire love story. Little, Brown $97





Bring a little mischief, mythology and magic to your holidays! From demigods to criminal masterminds, these gorgeous boxed sets are perfect for anyone on your list! There’s plenty of adventure in these four New York Times best-selling series.


BookPage Holiday Catalog 2010  

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