Skip to content
Home > Shop Categories > Reference

Historical & Education Books for Reference

Academics rely heavily on textbooks to help explain subjects, ideas, and illustrate concepts to students on a wide range of subjects. Discover Books’ Reference section features historical guides, literary classics that are often used in teaching situations, modern thinkpieces, and educational nonfiction that will have a home in the classroom or on the bookshelf. Shop educational books for adults and historical reference books with us today!

Sort By:
Page of 757
The Wisdom of Crowds by James Surowiecki 0385721706 9780385721707 The Wisdom of Crowds

James Surowiecki  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 32
The Canterbury Tales (Puffin Classics) by Geoffrey Chaucer 0140380531 9780140380538 The Canterbury Tales (Puffin Classics)

Geoffrey Chaucer  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 56
The Keeper of Lost Causes: The First Department Q Novel (A Department Q Novel) by Jussi Adler-Olsen 0452297907 9780452297906 The Keeper of Lost Causes: The First Department Q Novel (A Department Q Novel)

Jussi Adler-Olsen (Edition: Reprint) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 24
Theres a Frog in My Throat!: 440 Animal Sayings A Little Bird Told Me by Pat Street 0823418197 9780823418190 Theres a Frog in My Throat!: 440 Animal Sayings A Little Bird Told Me

Pat Street  Paperback

Our Price: $4.09
Quantity: 1
A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age by William Manchester 0316545562 9780316545563 A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age

William Manchester  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 105
The Chocolate Touch by Patrick Skene Catling 0688161332 9780688161330 The Chocolate Touch

Patrick Skene Catling  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 9
What to Expect the First Year, Second Edition by Sandee Hathaway, Arlene Eisenberg, Heidi Murkoff 0761152121 9780761152125 What to Expect the First Year, Second Edition

Sandee Hathaway, Arlene Eisenberg, Heidi Murkoff (Edition: 2 Reissue) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 379
Medea (Dover Thrift Editions) by Euripides 0486275485 9780486275482 Medea (Dover Thrift Editions)

Euripides  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 115
Silverlicious (Pinkalicious) by Victoria Kann 0061781231 9780061781230 Silverlicious (Pinkalicious)

Victoria Kann  Hardcover

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 87
Whats Up, Duck?: A Book of Opposites (Duck & Goose) by Tad Hills 0375847383 9780375847387 Whats Up, Duck?: A Book of Opposites (Duck & Goose)

Tad Hills  Board book

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 49
My Life in Dog Years by Gary Paulsen 0440414717 9780440414711 My Life in Dog Years

Gary Paulsen  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 86
A Dolls House (Dover Thrift Editions) by Henrik Ibsen 0486270629 9780486270623 A Dolls House (Dover Thrift Editions)

Henrik Ibsen  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 127
The Bro Code by Barney Stinson, Matt Kuhn 143911000X 9781439110003 The Bro Code

Barney Stinson, Matt Kuhn (Edition: Original) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 113
Pinkalicious by Victoria Kann, Elizabeth Kann 0060776390 9780060776398 Pinkalicious

Victoria Kann, Elizabeth Kann  Hardcover

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 202
The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead by Max Brooks 1400049628 9781400049622 The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead

Max Brooks (Edition: 1) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 221
Fever Pitch by Nick Hornby 1573226882 9781573226882 Fever Pitch

Nick Hornby (Edition: 1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 53
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers 0375725784 9780375725784 A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

Dave Eggers (Edition: First Paperback Edition) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 159
Running with Scissors: A Memoir by Augusten Burroughs 031242227X 9780312422271 Running with Scissors: A Memoir

Augusten Burroughs (Edition: 1ST) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 352
The Cay by Theodore Taylor 0440416639 9780440416630 The Cay

Theodore Taylor  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 114
Theres a Wocket in my Pocket (Bright & Early Books(R)) by Dr. Seuss 0394829204 9780394829203 Theres a Wocket in my Pocket (Bright & Early Books(R))

Dr. Seuss  Hardcover

Our Price: $4.09
Quantity: 157
Where Is Babys Belly Button? A Lift-the-Flap Book by Karen Katz 0689835604 9780689835605 Where Is Babys Belly Button? A Lift-the-Flap Book

Karen Katz (Edition: 1) Board book

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 399
Her First Bible by Melody Carlson 0310701295 9780310701293 Her First Bible

Melody Carlson  Hardcover

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 71
The Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms, Newest Edition, Mass-Market Paperback by Merriam-Webster 0877799067 9780877799061 The Merriam-Webster Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms, Newest Edition, Mass-Market Paperback

Merriam-Webster (Edition: 1) Mass Market Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 77
His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina by Danielle Steel 0385334672 9780385334679 His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina

Danielle Steel  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 27
Gods Wisdom for Little Girls: Virtues and Fun from Proverbs 31 by Elizabeth George 0736904271 9780736904278 Gods Wisdom for Little Girls: Virtues and Fun from Proverbs 31

Elizabeth George  Hardcover

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 47
Among the Hidden (Shadow Children #1) by Margaret Peterson Haddix 0689824750 9780689824753 Among the Hidden (Shadow Children #1)

Margaret Peterson Haddix (Edition: 1) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 139
The City of Ember (The City of Ember Book 1) by Jeanne DuPrau 0375822747 9780375822742 The City of Ember (The City of Ember Book 1)

Jeanne DuPrau (Edition: 1st) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 132
The Grieving Teen : A Guide for Teenagers and Their Friends by Helen Fitzgerald 0684868040 9780684868042 The Grieving Teen : A Guide for Teenagers and Their Friends

Helen Fitzgerald (Edition: Original) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 20
The Bears Picnic by Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain 0394800419 9780394800417 The Bears Picnic

Stan Berenstain, Jan Berenstain (Edition: 1st) Hardcover

Our Price: $4.09
Quantity: 40
Christmas in Camelot by Mary Pope Osborne 0375858121 9780375858123 Christmas in Camelot

Mary Pope Osborne (Edition: Reprint) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 126
Assassination Vacation by Sarah Vowell 074326004X 9780743260046 Assassination Vacation

Sarah Vowell  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 88
Who Was Dr. Seuss? by Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ 0448455854 9780448455853 Who Was Dr. Seuss?

Janet B. Pascal, Who HQ (Edition: Original) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 115
The Wedding Book: The Big Book for Your Big Day by Mindy Weiss, Lisbeth Levine 0761139605 9780761139607 The Wedding Book: The Big Book for Your Big Day

Mindy Weiss, Lisbeth Levine (Edition: First) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 66
Very Short Stories to Read Together (You Read to Me, Ill Read to You) by Mary Ann Hoberman 0316013161 9780316013161 Very Short Stories to Read Together (You Read to Me, Ill Read to You)

Mary Ann Hoberman (Edition: 1) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 21
Volcanoes! (National Geographic Readers) by Anne Schreiber 1426302851 9781426302855 Volcanoes! (National Geographic Readers)

Anne Schreiber  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 119
Essential English Grammar (Dover Language Guides Essential Grammar) by Philip Gucker 0486216497 9780486216492 Essential English Grammar (Dover Language Guides Essential Grammar)

Philip Gucker  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 35
Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand 0449005615 9780449005613 Seabiscuit: An American Legend

Laura Hillenbrand  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 141
Yummy Yucky (Leslie Patricelli board books) by Leslie Patricelli 0763619507 9780763619503 Yummy Yucky (Leslie Patricelli board books)

Leslie Patricelli  Board book

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 129
Oscar Wildes Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations (Dover Thrift Editions) by Oscar Wilde 0486401464 9780486401461 Oscar Wildes Wit and Wisdom: A Book of Quotations (Dover Thrift Editions)

Oscar Wilde  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 43
I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell by Tucker Max 0806532254 9780806532257 I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell

Tucker Max (Edition: Mti) Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 67
Discovery in the Cave (Step into Reading) by Mark Dubowski 0375858938 9780375858932 Discovery in the Cave (Step into Reading)

Mark Dubowski  Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 68
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics) by Frederick Douglass 0451529944 9780451529947 Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass (Signet Classics)

Frederick Douglass  Mass Market Paperback

Our Price: $3.85
Quantity: 46
   
 

* Free Shipping applies to all orders shipped to the contiguous 48 United States.