Books for your bucks

Featured in Nyt Ten Best Books

Browse in Nyt Ten Best Books

Browse in Featured Titles

Narrow by...

  • Audio Books
  • Blu-ray
  • DVDs
  • Large Print
  • New
  • Rare and Collectible
  • Sale
  • Used


NYT Ten Best Books


Browse more titles in 2010

Finishing the Hat: Collected Lyrics (1954-1981) with Attendant Comments, Principles, Heresies, Grudges, Whines and Anecdotes

Stephen Sondheim

In Hat Box, Stephen Sondheim presents his complete collected lyrics from the acclaimed Finishing the Hat and Look, I Made a Hat. This box set includes lyrics from Sondheim’s most popular shows like West Side Story, Sweeney Todd, Sunday in the Park... (read more)

Browse more titles in 2009

Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life

Carol Sklenicka

Carver's concerns with the consequences and consolations of human frailty were deeply rooted in his own life, as revealed in Sklenicka's captivating and very human portrait. Her insights into his stories inspired me to reread old favorites and discover... (read more)

Sort by: Showing 1 thru 20 of 20.

  1. The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic...
    Used Hardcover $15.95
  2. Half Broke Horses: A True-Life Novel
    Used Hardcover $8.95
  3. Lords of Finance: The Bankers Who...
    Used Trade Paper $6.95
  4. A Visit from the Goon Squad
    Used Hardcover $13.50
  5. Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet
    Used Hardcover $9.95
  6. Room
    Used Hardcover $4.95
  7. Freedom: A Novel
    Used Hardcover $8.50
  8. The Emperor of All Maladies 1st Edition
    Used Hardcover $11.95
  9. Finishing the Hat: Collected Lyrics...
    Used Hardcover $26.00
  10. Lit: A Memoir
    Used Hardcover $7.95
  11. A Gate at the Stairs
    Used Hardcover $4.95
  12. The Age of Wonder: How the Romantic...
    New Hardcover $40.00
  13. Cleopatra: A Life
    Used Hardcover $7.95
  14. Selected Stories 1st Edition Used Hardcover $6.95
  15. The New Yorker Stories
    Used Hardcover $10.50
  16. Both Ways Is the Only Way I Want It Used Hardcover $4.95
  17. A Short History of Women Used Hardcover $6.95
  18. Raymond Carver: A Writer's Life Used Hardcover $9.95
  19. Chronic City
    Used Hardcover $5.50
  20. The Good Soldiers Used Hardcover $13.50

  • back to top


Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at