Art & Photography
Collections of fine art for book collectors and art enthusiasts, expertly curated by sellers from around the world. Grow your fine art collection or decorate your home and workplace with unique prints, watercolor paintings, pencil drawings, signed original art, vintage photographs and avant garde book arts.
Comics & Graphic Novels
Collections of comics and graphic novels for the hobby reader and collector, curated by sellers around the world. Stock your shelves with vintage and collectible comics, cartoon illustrations, graphic novels, and manga from great cartoonists and graphic novelists. Collections are updated regularly, so check back often.
Ephemera refers to items that have been created with a short-lived purpose in mind. Examples include ticket stubs, maps, broadsides, letters, cards, posters and pamphlets. Ephemera is not intended to last, but many such items have become keepsakes of collectible memorabilia. The collections featured here offer a great selection of ephemera from sellers all over the world.
First Edition Books
First edition books are coveted by collectors and make great gifts for bibliophiles. If you're browsing first editions but aren't sure where to start, these collections offer a great roadmap. The books featured here are divided into general, literary and modern first editions, as well as association copies, so you can easily explore by category. If you're looking for a specific first edition book, feel free to navigate to Advanced Search, located at the top of this page.
Maps & Atlases
Hundreds of collections of physical atlases and maps for lovers of exploration and navigation. Expand your knowledge of map-making with atlases of cartography and topography, discover new parts of the world with helpful travel guides or decorate your wall with beautiful physical maps: the options are plentiful. The maps and atlases featured here are available in both modern and vintage editions.
Rare & Antiquarian Books
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of rare and antiquarian books. Our expert booksellers have compiled an extensive inventory for you to browse. You'll find thousands of old and rare books, including illuminated manuscripts, fine press editions, illustrated books, incunabula, limited editions and miniature books. Many are available as sets.
Looking for signed books? The books featured here are sorted so that you can easily explore by category. You'll find association copies, general signed books, inscribed books, signed limited editions, signed fiction and signed non-fiction. Go ahead, browse around. Hint: if you're looking for a specific signed book, you can navigate to Advanced Search, located at the top of the page.
Crime Fiction & Mysteries
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of crime fiction and mystery novels, a seedy underworld of thrillers and murder mysteries where detectives, sleuths and private eyes are on the case. Here you'll find hard-boiled and suspenseful crime fiction, as well as mystery novels from some of literature's best detective writers, such as Agatha Christie.
Children's Fiction & Young Adult
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of children's fiction and young adult books, where you will find some great books for kids and teens, including classic bedtime stories and popular YA fiction. Here AbeBooks sellers have compiled some great books for you to browse, including board books, illustrated and picture books, and children's and YA series.
If you're looking for great horror stories to read, you'll enjoy browsing AbeBooks' collections of horror books. Here you'll find lots of gothic literature and scary books filled with the macabre and supernatural, including ghosts, vampires and werewolves. Authors in the selection include Edgar Allan Poe, Bram Stoker and Stephen King.
Fantasy & Science Fiction
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of fantasy and science fiction books, curated by sellers from all over the world. Here you will find hundreds of engrossing fantasy books about magical and imaginary worlds and epic science fiction books covering space, technology and the future. Have fun exploring!
Welcome to AbeBooks' literature collections, curated by AbeBooks sellers from around the world. Here you will find great classic literature and modern literary fiction, featuring influential novels, short stories and essays from best-selling authors throughout history. The selection here includes standard paperbacks and hard covers, as well as collectible and special editions of classic literature.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of romance novels and stories. On this page AbeBooks sellers from all around the world have compiled thousands of literary love stories from both leading and lesser-known romance authors. You'll find great selections from the major romance publishers, such as Harlequin, and romances genres, such as historical, paranormal and regency romance.
Arts & Photography Books
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of art books, expertly curated by sellers around the world. Here you can discover a lovely coffee table book of interesting photographs and paintings, a how-to art book to perfect your own technique, or plenty of books on all subjects related to visual arts, including art history, graphic design and architecture.
Are you looking for autobiography, memoir and biography books? You'll appreciate browsing these collections. Here you can find biographies and autobiographies detailing the personal lives of literary figures, politicians, movie stars and military leaders, as well as fascinating memoirs written by everyday people.
Business & Economics
Learning about business administration and economics? You're in the right place. These collections contain hundreds of books related to business management, marketing, accounting and personal finance. Whether you are looking for an economics textbook, developing your business administration know-how, or needing tips on investing your personal finances, you'll find a great variety of helpful business and economics books to suit your needs.
Cookbooks, Food & Drink
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of cookbooks, drink recipes and general books about food and drink. Here you'll find a spectacular selection of food writing, nutrition tips, wine tasting guides and more. Read about the food industry, or find your new favorite recipe book. You'll be entertaining guests with fine cuisine and eating better yourself before you know it. Warning: Browsing these collections might make you hungry.
Crafts, Hobbies & Home
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of hobby, home and craft books. Here you will find thousands of books related to home maintenance and decoration, gardening and landscaping, pet care and health, collectibles and antiques, and crafts for adults and kids alike. Look around - there's a huge variety of books here.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of history non-fiction books, where AbeBooks sellers have compiled thousands of history and military books covering the well-known and obscure political, social and military topics of world history. Expand your knowledge of the world, or find inexpensive history textbooks for school.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of reference guides, where you can find all sorts of resources to expand your knowledge base. You'll find bibliographies, dictionaries, thesauruses, encyclopedias, genealogies, historical records, grammar books and popular style guides, such as for APA citation. These collections are great for students, professionals or anyone who wants a handy reference guide to keep on their bookshelf.
Religion and Spirituality Books
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of religion and spirituality books, which showcase scriptures, spiritual meditation guides and theological texts from all the major world religions and spiritual movements, including Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, the Occult and Wicca. Develop your spirituality with self-help tools, or broaden your worldview by reading the scriptures of a religion you?re unfamiliar with.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of science nonfiction books and textbooks. On this page AbeBooks sellers have compiled thousands of items related to the natural, social and applied sciences. You'll find books on agriculture, astronomy, biology, chemistry, physics, earth science, ecology, environmental studies, mathematics, technology and more.
Self Help Books
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of self help books, where you will find thousands of inspirational books to help you improve your well-being, health, relationships, spiritual life and career. Explore books about parenting, marriage, dream interpretation, hypnotherapy, the New Age movement and more.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of social science books, where AbeBooks sellers have compiled thousands of resources on social theory. You will find a great selection of sociology, political science, humanities and psychology books. Great for students, professionals and anyone wanting to expand their knowledge of social theory.
Welcome to AbeBooks' collections of travel books, where AbeBooks sellers have compiled hundreds of resources to help you travel worldwide, or learn about different places from wherever you may be. You'll find visitor guides, exploration stories and plenty of great travel writing about Asia, Europe, Africa, Australia and North and South America.