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!

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

Call Me Madame Alice Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780997877861
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Stillwater River Publications - November 30th, 0002

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

The Lighthouse Handbook New England: 3rd Edition Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781604336238
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Cider Mill Press - April 26th, 2016

In My Wake Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781365551246
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lulu.com - January 18th, 2017

Good Fences: A Pictorial History of New England's Stone Walls Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780892726769
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Down East Books - September 14th, 2006

Bike Paths of Connecticut Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780962799020
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: ACTIVE PUBLICATIONS - November 30th, 0002

RHODE ISLAND Ocean Sites & City Lights: A Collection of Photographs Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9781616589721
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Meridian Printing - November 30th, 0002

Narragansett Bay Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738544588
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - March 15th, 2006

Rambles through Rhode Island and Beyond Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780692805657
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: RJ Publications - November 30th, 0002

Journeyman: A Tradesman's Tale: A Guide to Practical Remodeling Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781937303730
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dennis Lopez - January 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

Eavesdropping in Oberammergau Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780986195907
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Hilary R. Salk/Ri Writer - March 1st, 2016

Braided Secrets Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781530431977
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 1st, 2016

Murder in Grand Cayman: An Inspector Thompson Mystery Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781533466655
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 21st, 2016

State Trooper on the Beach: a Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Retrospective Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9790971358446
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: QuahogMaid Books - November 30th, 0002

The Rhode Island Dictionary Cover Image
By Don Bousquet (Illustrator), Mark Patinkin
$19.95
ISBN: 9780971358416
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: QuahogMaid Books - November 30th, 0002

Forgotten Tales of Rhode Island Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781596295865
Availability: Backordered
Published: History Press (SC) - October 1st, 2008

Rhode Island Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780762743384
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Insiders' Guide (CT) - September 1st, 2007

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

Our Mirror Book Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780692468579
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rokeby House - November 30th, 0002

RI Loves: Showing Love to the Ocean State from A to Z: An alphabetical tour of Rhode Island Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780692408940
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Alphabet books - November 30th, 0002