Mid Atlantic

Grand Avenues: The Story of Pierre Charles lEnfant, the French Visionary Who Designed
In 1791, shortly after the United States won its independence, George Washington personally asked Pierre Charles L'Enfant--a young French artisan turned American revolutionary soldier who gained...
February 12, 2008
336 Pages
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Media Tie-In)
Read the cult-favorite coming-of-age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Now a major motion picture starring...
August 14, 2012
MTV Books
224 Pages
Mrs. Lincolns Dressmaker

Mrs. Lincolns Dressmaker

Chiaverini, Jennifer
The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Sisters unveils the private lives of President Abraham Lincoln and his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, through the eyes of the...
September 24, 2013
Dutton Books
356 Pages
Hershey: Milton S. Hersheys Extraordinary Life of Wealth, Empire, and Utopian Dreams
Extensively researched and vividly written by Pulitzer Prize--winning journalist Michael D'Antonio, Hershey is the fascinating story of the unique American visionary Milton S....
January 9, 2007
Simon & Schuster
320 Pages
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life
This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition combines the two most important African American slave narratives into one volume.

Frederick Douglass's Narrative, first published in 1845,...

December 28, 2004
Mass Market Paperbound
Modern Library
464 Pages
Scentual Garden: Exploring the World of Botanical Fragrance
A complete illustrated survey of fragrance in the garden by America's leading garden writer

American Horticultural Society 2020 Book Award Winner​
Gold Medalist: Garden...

October 15, 2019
American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic

On a clear morning in July 1804, Alexander Hamilton stepped onto a boat at the edge of the Hudson River. He was bound for a New Jersey dueling ground to settle his bitter dispute with Aaron Burr...

May 28, 2019
Liveright Publishing Corporation
480 Pages
Cure for the Common Breakup
Welcome to Black Dog Bay, a tiny seaside town in Delaware known as "the best place in America to bounce back from your breakup." Home to the Better Off Bed-and-Breakfast, the Eat Your...
May 6, 2014
Berkley Books
318 Pages
The Whiskey Rebels

The Whiskey Rebels

Liss, David
America, 1787. Ethan Saunders, once among General Washington's most valued spies, is living in disgrace after an accusation of treason cost him his reputation. But an opportunity for redemption...
June 16, 2009
Ballantine Books
560 Pages
The Pine Barrens

The Pine Barrens

McPhee, John ; Graves, James

Most people think of New Jersey as a suburban-industrial corridor that runs between New York and Philadelphia. Yet in the low center of the state is a near wilderness, larger than most national...

May 1, 1978
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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