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Save 30% on our holiday favorites in the 2014 Holiday Gift Guide.


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Master Your Minecraft

Creepers. Redstone. The Nether. Boss mob. If these words mean nothing to you, you are no friend of Mine(craft). But with over 50 million game copies sold to date, the Minecraft community isn't exactly starving for members. And it's not enough anymore just to play the game -- you've got to master it. Luckily, we have a wide selection of Minecraft books filled with tips, tricks, tutorials, and more to help you up your virtual game, along with some pretty cool merch to enjoy in the (admittedly inferior) real world.

Oxford University Press Sale

Founded in the late 15th century, Oxford University Press is one of the oldest and most respected academic publishers in the world. In our Oxford University Press sale, Powell's is offering dozens of titles at discounts of up to 80% off, while supplies last.

Staff Top 5s 2013

We're proud to present the fifth annual Staff Top 5s! Each year we ask employees to name the best five books published during the previous year. There are 59 lists this time around, so stop dawdling — and start browsing our 295 favorite books of 2013!

What do Walt Whitman, Gertrude Stein, D. H. Lawrence, and Beatrix Potter have in common?

They've all self-published.

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