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!

Untold Stories from World War II Rhode Island Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467141864
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press - October 21st, 2019

Legends, Lore and Secrets of New England (American Legends) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781609499464
Availability: Special Order - Subject to Availability
Published: History Press - July 23rd, 2013

The Golden Age of Newport Yachting: Between the Wars Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467149372
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: History Press - May 17th, 2021

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

Last Castle in the Sand Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781953080110
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: eBook Bakery - November 18th, 2020

Choices: You Make 'em You Own 'em: The Jerry Tillinghast Story Cover Image
By Joe Broadmeadow, Jeffrey Slater (Cover Design by)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781718148611
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Jebwizard Publishing - October 23rd, 2018

Second Chances Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781946300522
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Stillwater River Publications - June 19th, 2018

Rhode Island Shipwrecks Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467125062
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - April 24th, 2017

Climate Sense Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781946300713
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Published: Stillwater River Publications - September 28th, 2018

The 1938 Hurricane Along New England's Coast (Images of America (Arcadia Publishing)) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738557595
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - April 14th, 2008