Local Interest

Wakefield Books is proud of our New England home, history and local authors. Our Local Interest section is one of our favorite sections of the store and we try to fill it with books and guides that will help our customers celebrate all things local. Here is a very small selection of all the local treasures you'll find in our store!

The Rhode Island Family Hiking Guide and Journal Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780692463512
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: RI Families in Nature - November 30th, 0002

Weekend Walks in Rhode Island: 40 Trails for Hiking, Birding & Nature Viewing Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780881506143
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Countryman Press - June 21st, 2005

Rhode Island Clam Shacks (Images of America) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467125000
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - April 24th, 2017

Beachcomber's Guide to the Northeast Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781608934034
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Down East Books - June 15th, 2016

Guidebook to Haunted & Strange Places in Rhode Island and Surrounds Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780764351952
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schiffer Publishing - November 11th, 2016

Rhode Island 101: Everything You Wanted to Know About Rhode Island and Were Going to Ask Anyway (101 Series) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781772760149
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: MacIntyrePurcell Publishing, Inc - September 1st, 2016

Lonely Planet New England's Best Trips (Travel Guide) Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781786572318
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Lonely Planet - February 21st, 2017

A History of the Narragansett Tribe of Rhode Island: Keepers of the Bay Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781609492588
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press (SC) - April 29th, 2011

The Last Good Heist: The Inside Story of the Biggest Single Payday in the Criminal History of the Northeast Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781493009596
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Globe Pequot Press - August 1st, 2016

Forks, Knives, and Spoons Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781943006106
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sparkpress - April 18th, 2017