Cape Cod Books We Love

Cape Cod is a very special place with a rich and fascinating history and great natural beauty - and it has inspired and attracted many amazing authors!  Full time residents and summer visitors alike often ask us for books about the Cape or by some of our local authors.  Here are a few of our favorite books to recommend - fiction, mystery, nonfiction, children's.   We hope you will give some of these books a try!

The Hotel Nantucket By Elin Hilderbrand Cover Image
$23.20
ISBN: 9780316258678
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 14th, 2022

The Orphans of Race Point: A Novel By Patry Francis Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062281302
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - May 6th, 2014

Out With The Tide By Paul Ehrenreich Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781797646275
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
This book cannot be returned due to publisher restrictions.
Published: Independently Published - March 8th, 2019

A Little Taste of Cape Cod By Annie B. Copps Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781681883502
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Weldon Owen - April 3rd, 2018

A Field Guide to Cape Cod: Including Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Block Island, and Eastern Long Island By Patrick J. Lynch Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9780300226157
Availability: In stock at our warehouse - Ships in 5-12 business days
Published: Yale University Press - January 8th, 2019

Cape Cod By William Martin Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781538744673
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 29th, 2018

Wicked Creatures of Cape Cod and the Islands By Elizabeth Kleekamp White, Eli White Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780764359125
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schiffer Kids - April 28th, 2020

Hello, Cape Cod! (Hello!) By Martha Zschock Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780981943015
Availability: Backordered. Contact us for more information.
Published: Commonwealth Editions - July 1st, 2009

Sandwich A Cape Cod Town By R. a. Lovell Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780996702300
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
This book cannot be returned due to publisher restrictions.
Published: Town of Sandwich - September 13th, 2019

The Cods of Cape Cod (Shankman & O'Neill) By Ed Shankman, Dave O'Neill (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ed Shankman, Dave O'Neill (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781933212784
Availability: Backordered. Contact us for more information.
Published: Commonwealth Editions - May 15th, 2009

The Names of Cape Cod By Eugene Green, Brian McCauley, William Sachse Cover Image
Unavailable.
ISBN: 9781933212845
Published: Commonwealth Editions - March 29th, 2017

The Adventurous Life of a Cape Cod Dog: A Curious Canine's Exploration of the Cape's Natural History By Nancy Scaglione-Peck, Jenny Kelley (Illustrator) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780991433902
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Outer Cape Escape Publishing - March 15th, 2014

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Explorer's Guide Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, & Nantucket (Explorer's Complete) By Kim Grant Cover Image
Unavailable.
ISBN: 9781682680117
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Countryman Press - May 23rd, 2017

Special Places on Cape Cod and the Islands By Robert Finch, Ellen Raquel LeBow (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Robert Finch, Ellen Raquel LeBow (Illustrator)
Unavailable.
ISBN: 9781889833514
Published: Commonwealth Editions - May 16th, 2012

Cape Cod Canal By Timothy T. Orwig, Historic New England Cover Image
$21.99
Unavailable
ISBN: 9781467120364
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - October 7th, 2013

Caleb's Crossing: A Novel By Geraldine Brooks Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143121077
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - April 24th, 2012

28 Summers By Elin Hilderbrand Cover Image
$22.40
Unavailable
ISBN: 9780316420044
Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 16th, 2020

We Were Liars By E. Lockhart Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780385741279
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ember - May 29th, 2018

The Forget-Me-Not Summer (Silver Sisters #1) By Leila Howland, Ji-Hyuk Kim (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Leila Howland, Ji-Hyuk Kim (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062318701
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - May 17th, 2016

On Cape Cod By Don Krohn, Geraldine Brooks (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Don Krohn, Geraldine Brooks (Foreword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781567925654
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: David R. Godine Publisher - May 12th, 2016

Cape Cod Canal By Timothy T. Orwig, Historic New England Cover Image
$21.99
Unavailable
ISBN: 9781467120364
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - October 7th, 2013

Cape Cod and the Islands: Where Beauty and History Meet By Kathryn Kleekamp Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9780764353055
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schiffer Publishing - June 28th, 2017

Great Food Finds Cape Cod: Delicious Food from the Region's Top Eateries By John F. Carafoli Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781493028115
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Globe Pequot Press - May 1st, 2018

Paddling Cape Cod: A Coastal Explorer's Guide By Shirley Bull, Fred Bull, Nancy Church (Foreword by), Phyllis Evenden (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Shirley Bull, Fred Bull, Nancy Church (Foreword by), Phyllis Evenden (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9780881504415
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Countryman Press - June 17th, 2000

Hello, Cape Cod! (Hello!) By Martha Zschock Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780981943015
Availability: Backordered. Contact us for more information.
Published: Commonwealth Editions - July 1st, 2009

The Haunting of Cape Cod and the Islands By Barbara Sillery Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781455619931
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Pelican Publishing Company - September 22nd, 2014

In My Footsteps: A Cape Cod Travel Guide By Christopher Setterlund Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780764342097
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schiffer Publishing - October 28th, 2013

Cape Cod Bay: A History of Salt & Sea By Theresa Mitchell Barbo, Richard G. Gurnon (Foreword by) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781596295025
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - August 1st, 2008

Murder on Cape Cod (A Cozy Capers Book Group Mystery #1) By Maddie Day Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781496722881
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kensington - December 31st, 2019

An Illustrated Guide to the Common Birds of Cape Cod By Peter Trull Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780764338779
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schiffer Publishing - November 25th, 2011

Lighthouses and Life Saving Along Cape Cod (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) By James W. Claflin Cover Image
$21.99
Unavailable
ISBN: 9781467122139
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - July 21st, 2014