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Books in this room are nonfiction, many are pre-owned, some are new, others are publisher and reviewer copies, and all are traditional print books. The collection includes books commonly required in private university and graduate school courses, difficult to find books, rare books, collector’s items and a few highly sought after editions. Sprinkled in among the indie and alternative works are some mainstream-popular books that were donated. We hope you will forgive us for this.

How to Order Books

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OR…You can locate the title(s) of the book(s) in the link listing at the bottom of this page and purchase your books directly through PayPal (they will add the USPS shipping charges for you).

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*Sorry, while our e-books can now be purchased from all over the world, due to increases in shipping costs, we can only ship print copy books to U.S. contiguous states.

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A Partial List of Online Nonfiction Offerings

BookGravy Inventory-NONFiction



*This is only a partial listing. If you are looking for a specific book please contact us with the book title and author and our admin will search the database to see if it is available.

a book of five rings-nonfiction-s-nv A Book of Five Rings: The Classic Guide to Strategy /6.99 
Lesser life-Nonfiction-nv-sA Lesser Life: The Myth of Women’s Liberation in America /3.25
A place on the corner-Nonfiction-nv-sA Place on the Corner /19.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_004Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide (extra shipping cost) /12.99
America-Nonfiction-nv-hAmerica: A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction /2.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_006An Autobiographical Study: Freud /4.29
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_007An Outline of Psycho-Analysis: Freud /3.99
Animal cruelty-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimal Cruelty: Pathway to Violence Against People /22.49
Animal equality-Nonfiction-nv-hAnimal Equality: Language and Liberation /19.79
Animal liberation-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimal Liberation (softback) /5.95
Animal liberation-Nonfiction-nv-hAnimal Liberation (hardcopy) /6.99
Animal rights human rights-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimal Rights, Human Rights /5.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_010Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy /8.99
Animals and women-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Considerations /6.99
Animals nature and Albert Schweitzer-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimals, Nature and Albert Schweitzer /4.99
Animal property and the law-Nonfiction-nv-sAnimals, Property and the Law /24.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_011Appreciate Your Life: The Essence of Zen Practice /12.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_012Aristole’s De Anima, Books II and III /23.99
Assets unknown-Nonfiction-nv-sAssets Unknown: How to Find Money You Didn’t Know You Had /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_013Asylums: Essays on the Social Situation of Mental Patients and Other Inmates /3.99
Awakening to zen-Nonfiction-nv-sAwakening to Zen, The Teachings of Roshi Philip Kapleau /3.89
Baboon mothers and infants-Nonfiction-nv-sBaboon Mothers and Infants /27.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_015Bartholomew Mini Atlas World, Deluxe Edition /24.99
Beyond civilization-Nonfiction-nv-sBeyond Civilization /4.59
Beyond motherhood-Nonfiction-nv-sBeyond Motherhood: Choosing a Life without Children /12.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_017Beyond the Pleasure Principle: Freud /10.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_018Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the Media Distort the News /5.99
Biko-Nonfiction-nv-sBiko /7.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_023Burnout: The Cost of Caring /11.39
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_024Business and Legal Forms for Theater /12.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_028Character and Culture: Freud /5.99
Chimpanzee politics-Nonfiction-nv-sChimpanzee Politics /14.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_029Citizen Lazlo, The Lazlo Letters Vol. 2 /7.39
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_059
Comfortable with Uncertainty-Nonfiction-nv-hComfortable with Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion /5.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_033Counseling the Culturally Different: Theory and Practice /27.99
Creating affluence-Nonfiction-nv-hCreating Affluence /3.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_034Creating Short Fiction /10.75
Creating sustainability within our midst-Nonfiction-nv-sCreating Sustainability within Our Midst /5.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_035Creating Web Pages with HTML (vintage) /1.09
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_036Credit, Cash and Co-Dependency /3.25
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_037Crime Victims: An Introduction to Victimology /43.97
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_038Culture Against Man /19.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_039Culture and Families: Problems and Therapy /14.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_040Culture and Modern Life /47.59
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_041Culture and Social Behavior /49.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_042Culture, Behavior and Personality /37.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_045Domestic Crimes, Family Violence and Child Abuse /13.99
Dominion-Nonfiction-nv-hDominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy /8.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_046Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria: Freud /5.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_047Dr. Bader’s Pest Cures: Natural Solutions to Bigger Pests /7.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_104Dr. Bader’s Pest Cures: Natural Solutions to Things That Bug You /5.59
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_050Dramatist’s Sourcebook, 23rd Edition: Complete Opportunities for Playwrights, Translators, Composers, Lyricists and Librettists /3.97
Drawing the line-Nonfiction-nv-hDrawing the Line: Science and the Case for Animal Rights /5.49
Drinking smoking and screwing-Nonfiction-nv-sDrinking, Smoking and Screwing: Great Writers on Good Times /9.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_051Durkheim: The Division of Labor in Society /12.49
Eating disorders-Nonfiction-nv-sEating Disorders: Obesity, Anorexia Nervosa and the Person Within /7.89
Encounters with the archdruid-Nonfiction-nv-sEncounters with the Archdruid /6.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_052Environmental Problems and Human Behavior /30.99
Eternal treblinka-Nonfiction-nv-sEternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust /9.97
Ethics of animal use-Nonfiction-nv-sEthics of Animal Use /59.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_053Ethnicity and Biculturalism: Emerging Perspectives of Social Group Work /10.29
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_054Ethnicity and Family Therapy /31.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_055Fabrication: Essays on Making Things and Making Money /18.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_058Fast Food Nation /12.99
Fat is a feminist issue-Nonfiction-nv-sFat is a Feminist Issue: A Self-Help Guide for Compulsive Eaters /3.99
Feng shui-Nonfiction-nv-sFeng Shui: Arranging Your Home to Change Your Life /18.59
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_061Fetish: An Anthology /2.99
Finding and buying your place in the country-Nonfiction-nv-sFinding and Buying Your Place in the Country /9.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_064Focusing /5.49
Foods pets die for-Nonfiction-nv-sFoods Pets Die For: Shocking Facts about Pet Food /6.99
Free the animals-Nonfiction-nv-sFree the Animals /4.99
From Baghdad with love-Nonfiction-nv-hFrom Baghdad with Love /3.89
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_067General Psychological Theory: Freud /3.99
Goldmining in foreclosure properties-Nonfiction-nv-sGoldmining in Foreclosure Properties /3.79
Healing with vitamins-Nonfiction-nv-hHealing with Vitamins (extra ship weight) /8.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_073How to Avoid Lawyers: A Legal Guide for Laymen /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_074How to Be Successfully Published in Magazines /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_075How to Find Hidden Real Estate Bargains /2.49
How to find your ideal country home-Nonfiction-nv-sHow to Find Your Ideal Country Home /6.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_076How to Get Happily Published /3.47
How to lie with statistics-Nonfiction-nv-sHow to Lie with Statistics /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_077How to Produce a Play (for the Amateur Stage) /5.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_078How to Start Your Own Theater Company /12.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_079How to Write Plots That Sell /3.99
I know why the caged bird sings-Nonfiction-nv-sI Know Why the Caged Bird Sings /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_081I’m OK–You’re OK /7.99
If only they could talk-Nonfiction-nv-sIf Only They Could Talk /1.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_080Ill Nature /11.39
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_082Increasing Hits and Selling More on Your Website (vintage) /1.09
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_083Inhibitions, Symptoms and Anxiety: Freud /7.35
Inside of a dog-Nonfiction-nv-sInside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell and Know /3.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_084Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis: Freud /3.99
Its not news its fark-Nonfiction-nv-hIt’s Not News, It’s FARK: How Mass Media Tries to Pass Off Crap As News /3.59
its your pregnancy-nonfiction-nv-sIt’s Your Pregnancy: An Obstetrician Answers Your Most Intimate Questions about Pregnancy /5.25
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_085Japanese Patterns of Behavior /27.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_087Jokes and Their Relation to the Unconscious: Freud /6.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_089Labeling Deviant Behavior: Sociological Implications /7.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_091Let’s Put on a Show: From Raising Money to Creating an Audience /15.49
Libido-Nonfiction-nv-hLibido: The French Existential Theories /13.29
Lies and lying liars who tell them-Nonfiction-nv-sLies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them /3.79
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_094Love is Not Enough /9.99
LSD-Nonfiction-nv-sLSD: The Consciousness-Expanding Drug /8.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_096Mark Twain: His Life in Virginia City, Nevada /4.59
market wizards-Nonfiction-nv-sMarket Wizards /13.59
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_100More Than Bricks and Mortar: Mental Health and the Built Environment /43.39
My mother myself-Nonfiction-nv-hMy Mother/Myself /3.99
Natural health for dogs and cats-Nonfiction-nv-sNatural Health for Dogs and Cats /4.93
Neurotic styles-Nonfiction-nv-sNeurotic Styles /6.99
Nightwatch-Nonfiction-nv-hNightwatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe /24.75
Objection-Nonfiction-nv-sObjection /3.29
One at a time-NF-nv-sOne at a Time: A Week in an American Animal Shelter /9.99
Painless childbirth-nonfiction-nv-sPainless Childbirth: The LaMaze Method /3.99
Peace to all beings-Nonfiction-nv-sPeace to All Beings: Veggie Soup for the Chicken’s Soul /10.99
Peaceful kingdom-Nonfiction-nv-sPeaceful Kingdom: Random Acts of Kindness by Animals /4.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_108Person-Environment Psychology/21.49
Pets welcome-Nonfiction-nv-sPets Welcome: A Guide to Hotels, Inns and Resorts That Welcome You and Your Pet /3.95
Front Cover FINAL--Web SmallPets Welcome: How Landlords Can Make More Money by Going Pet-Friendly /9.99
Pleasures-Nonfiction-nv-sPleasures: Women Write Erotica /5.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_110Plug Your Book /3.99
Politicians partisans and parasites-Nonfiction-nv-hPoliticians, Partisans and Parasites /6.49
Prementral syndrome self held book-Nonfiction-nv-sPremenstrual Syndrome Self-Help Book /7.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_112Produce Your Play Without a Producer /24.49
Rattling the cage-Nonfiction-nv-hRattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals /6.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_115Reference Groups: Exploration into Conformity and Deviation of Adolescents /27.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_116Revolution for the Hell of It /9.89
Sacred cows and golden geese-Nonfiction-hSacred Cows and Golden Geese: The Human Costs of Experiments on Animals /8.99
Sage-ing while age-ing-Nonfiction-nv-hSage-ing While Age-ing /3.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_119Santa Monica Mountains Trail Guide /7.99
Seek-Nonfiction-nv-sSeek /3.79
Seinlanguage-Nonfiction-nv-hSeinLanguage /3.59
Seth speaks-Nonfiction-nv-sSeth Speaks: The Eternal Reality of the Soul /8.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_124Shambhala, The Sacred Path of the Warrior /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_125Sharp Sports Betting /12.49
svsmall-6Silent Victims: Recognizing and Stopping Abuse of the Family Pet/25.00
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_128Social and Personality Development /22.59
Speciesism-Nonfition-nv-sSpeciesism /74.95
Steal this urine test-Nonfiction-nv-sSteal This Urine Test: Fighting Drug Hysteria in America /11.87
Strolling with our kin-Speaking and respecting voiceless animals-Nonfiction-nv-sStrolling with Our Kin: Speaking For and Respecting Voiceless Animals /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_132Studies on Hysteria: Freud /10.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_134Survival Guide for Outsiders: How to protect yourself from politicians, experts, and other insiders /7.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_135Surviving Workplace Wellness: With Your Dignity, Finances and Major Organs Intact /19.95
TaoTeChing-Nonfiction-nv-sTao Te Ching /7.25
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_139The Author’s Handbook /9.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_140The BioPsychoSocial Approach to the Patient /84.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_141     The Black Room at Longwood: Napoleon’s Exile on St. Helena /4.39
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_025The California Dog Lover’s Companion: The Inside Scoop on Where to Take Your Dog in the Golden State /3.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_145The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today’s Students /2.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_147The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Books, Articles and Other Content for the Amazon Kindle /4.45
The courage to heal-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (extra ship weight) /17.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_148The Dance of Anger:   A Woman’s Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships /7.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_072The Doctors Book of Home Remedies (extra ship weight) /8.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_150The Doctors Book of Home Remedies for Dogs and Cats (extra ship weight) /3.79
978-0-9791563-4-2The Food Hacker’s Handbook: A Guide to Breaking the Processed Foods and Additives Addiction /12.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_151The Ego and The Id: Freud /11.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_157The Glamour Chase: The Maverick Life of Billy Mackenzie /13.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_158The Goals of Human Sexuality /14.89
BookCover-FRONT-ReloStress-R-Demo-An (1)The Hidden Costs of Relocating Employees: Corporate Strategies for Reducing Loss from Relocation Stress /6.99
The hungry self-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Hungry Self: Women, Eating and Identity /5.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_160The Inner World: A Psycho-analytic Study of Childhood and Society in India /8.99
The intelligence of dogs-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Intelligence of Dogs: A Guide to the Thoughts, Emotions, and Inner Lives of Our Canine Companions /3.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_161The Interpretation of Dreams: Freud /7.39
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_166The Logic of Collective Action: Public Goods and the Theory of Groups /13.97
The lost pet chronicles-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Lost Pet Chronicles /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_097The Marx-Engels Reader /23.97
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_044The New York Public Library Desk Reference (extra ship weight) /5.99
The northern forest-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Northern Forest /3.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_171The Nudist on the Late Shift /8.99
The peter principal-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Peter Principal /4.99
The pig who sang to the moon-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Pig Who Sang to the Moon: The Emotional World of Farm Animals /20.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_175The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism /14.95
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_176The Psychology of Blacks: An African American Perspective /23.99
Purpose driven life-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Purpose Driven Life /4.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_178The Quiet Therapies: Japanese Pathways to Personal Growth /28.99
The real estate investors answer book-nonfiction-nv-sThe Real Estate Investor’s Answer Book /6.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_181The Scientist: A Metaphysical Autobiography /3.15
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_183The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People /3.99
The sexual fix-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Sexual Fix /6.49
The sexual revolution-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Sexual Revolution /16.87
The social construction of reality-nf-ca-sThe Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge /16.59
The suicidal child-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Suicidal Child /19.99
The tipping point-nf-ca-sThe Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference /5.49
The truth-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Truth /3.75
The unabomber manifesto-Nonfiction-sThe Unabomber Manifesto: Industrial Society and Its Future /4.99
Twenty spiritual lessons for creating the life you want-Nonfiction-nv-hThe Way of the Wizard: Twenty Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want /3.99
The way of zen-Nonfiction-nv-sThe Way of Zen /3.99
The weekend novelist-nf-ca-sThe Weekend Novelist /4.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_195Therapy and Technique: Freud /10.29
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_198Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality: Freud /7.99
True tales of animal heroes-Nonfiction-nv-sTrue Tales of Animal Heroes /9.99
Unconditional life-Nonfiction-nv-sUnconditional Life: Mastering the Forces that Shape Personal Reality /3.25
Understanding the black family-nf-ca-sUnderstanding the Black Family: A Guide for Scholarship and Research /21.99
Understanding violence-Nonfiction-nv-sUnderstanding Violence /3.99
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_200Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting /6.49
Book Covers (CA)-BookGravy Books4Sale_Page_049Weirde Guide to Mysterious San Francisco /68.49
What is feminism-Nonfiction-nv-sWhat is Feminism? /7.75
When will jesus bring the porkchops-Nonfiction-nv-hWhen Will Jesus Bring the Porkchops? /3.79
Who stole feminism-nf-ca-sWho Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women /3.99
Wolf at the Door-nonfictionWolf at the Door: What to Do When Collection Agencies Come Calling (Canadian version)/17.99
Woman culture and society-Nonfiction-nv-sWoman, Culture and Society /5.95
Working dogs-Nonfiction-nv-hWorking Dogs: Tales from Animal Planet’s K-9 to 5 World /6.75
You can save the animals-Nonfiction-nv-sYou Can Save the Animals: 251 Simple Ways to Stop Thoughtless Cruelty /4.99
Microsoft Word - Book Cover-Original-FRONT-You're Not CrazyYou’re Not Crazy, Your Doctor Is: The secrets they can’t tell you about weight gain, illness, and food and environmental chemicals /6.99
Young black and male in america-nonfiction-ca-sYoung, Black and Male in America: An Endangered Species /27.49
Your body-Nonfiction-nv-sYour Body: A Reference Book for Women (vintage) /5.99