Melissa's Picks

Melissa is one of the original owners of Fireside Books.  She is now retired and enjoying her leisure time.


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The Smell of Other People's Houses Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553497786
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wendy Lamb Books - February 23rd, 2016

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The Firecracker Boys: H-Bombs, Inupiat Eskimos, and the Roots of the Environmental Movement Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780465003488
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Basic Books - November 6th, 2007

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The Railwayman's Wife Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501112171
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Atria Books - April 5th, 2016

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Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-Town Obituary Writer Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781616201678
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books - April 28th, 2015

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Ordinary Wolves Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781571310477
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Milkweed Editions - August 1st, 2005

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The Beekeeper's Apprentice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312427368
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Picador USA - October 2nd, 2007

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In Other Rooms, Other Wonders Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780393337204
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 1st, 2009

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The Dovekeepers: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451617481
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner - April 3rd, 2012

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The Spiral Staircase: My Climb Out of Darkness Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385721271
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Published: Anchor - February 22nd, 2005

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Winter's Tale Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780156031196
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - June 1st, 2005

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Housekeeping: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780312424091
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Picador - October 14th, 2004