Detailed Category Listing

Books and items for sale at the Planned Parenthood Book Sale are arranged in the following general categories:

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 Art

     Architecture
     Art prints & posters/calendars
     Art Books
     Art How To
     Frameable Prints
     Performing Arts
        Magazines
     Photo art
     Photo how-to

Audios

     Business
     CD’s
     Children
     Fiction
     Non-Fiction
     Religion
     Self Improvement

Biography

     Biographies, autobiographies, memoirs and letters
        Paperback Biographies
     Books by or about Presidents
        Paperbacks – Presidents
     Celebrity Biographies
     Royals

Business and Careers

     Communications/English/Sign language
     Professions and careers
        Magazines
     Business and Economics
     Business and Economics texts



Child/Teens

Beginning and Young Readers
     Stories (grades 1--6)
Infants and Toddlers
     Board Books
     Little Golden
     Picture Books
     Specials – (popups, sight & sound, etc.)
Teens (grade 7 – 12)
     Paperback
     Hardback
     Young adults (grades 7--12)
Activity & coloring books
Biography
Health and Life Problems
History and Government
History and Social Sciences Educational Texts
Magazines
Math Educational Texts
Miscellaneous
Nature
Reader & English Educational Texts
Science
Science Educational Texts
Soft Covers
Teachers/Home School
Vintage Texts “60’s – 70”s

Classics

     Anthologies & short stories
     Books about books
     Cliffs Notes
     Drama
     Essays
     Greek & Roman literature
     Modern classics
     Mythology & folklore
     Older classics
     Poetry
     Words & word play
     Classics special

Coffee Table Books

Collectibles

     Blue ribbon collectibles (Specials)
     Red ribbon collectibles

Comics
    Adult/Child

Cookbooks

     Better Homes & Gardens
     Better Homes & Gardens  (Choice)
     Better Homes & Gardens Booklets
     Better Homes & Gardens Magazines
     Better Homes & Gardens Sets
     Better Homes & Gardens Yearbooks
     Booklets
     Collectible
     Cook
     Like new
     Magazines
     Organization cookbooks
     Trade Paperbacks
     Vegetarian
     Wines & spirits
     Yearbooks sets

Foreign Language

     Asian
     French
     German
     Miscellaneous
     Spanish

History and Government

     History Texts
     Political Science
        Magazines
     U.S. History
        Magazines
     War and Peace
        Magazines
    World History
        Magazines

Hobbies

     Animals
     Antiques & collecting
     Crafts & hobbies
          Christmas
     Games
     Humor
     Outdoor recreation
     Plants
     Scouting & Campfire
     Sports
     Stamps & coins

Home

     Christmas
     Cards and Journals (NEW)
     CB, radio & TV (appliance repair)
     Etiquette & entertaining
          Weddings
     Families
     Homemaking
     Homemaking Magazines
     Home Maintenance
     Home Maintenance magazines
     Ideals
     Inspiration & holidays
     Parenting
     Sets
     Sewing
     Wood Working
     Wood Working Magazines

Iowa

     Books about Iowa & Iowans
     Iowa Geology
     Iowa Travel
     Genealogy
     Government
     History
     Magazines

Large Print

Law

     Law books (last five years)

Life

     Diet & nutrition
     Fitness
     Health
     Human sexuality
     Human Sexuality; Erotica Non-Fiction
     Human sexuality: Gay, Lesbian, Bi-Sexual and Transgender
     Magazines
     Self Help (finance, workplace, relationships, substance abuse)
     Substance abuse
     Today's woman

Medicine

     Medical books
     Nursing
     Vintage medicine

Music

     Books: Classical and Popular
     Christmas
     Hymnals
     Instrumental
     Magazines
     Opera
     Organ
     Piano lessons
     Piano solo
     Popular sheet music
     Songbooks
     Vocal solo

New Age

    Age of Aquarius
    Body, Mind and Spirit
    Occult/Channeling
    Magazines
    Unsolved Mysteries

Novels

    19th Century
     Fantasy/Sci-Fi
     Holiday
     Inspiration
     Mystery
     Newer Novels
     Novels from the 30's, 40's, 50's
     Novels from the 60's, 70's, 80's
     Old Mysteries
        Magazines
    Regular Novels
     Romance
     Trade Paperback (Erotic Fiction, Oversized, Mystery/Spy, Regular, Romance, ,
        Sci Fi)
     Spy/Military
     Turn of the Century
     Westerns


Paperbacks

     Adventure/Espionage
     Chillers/Horror
     Classics
        Newer Classics
     Mysteries/Courtroom
     Novels
     Romance
        Special Authors
        Super Romance
     Science fiction & fantasy
     Westerns/Indians


Puzzles & Games

     Adult games
     Adult puzzles
     Children's games
     Children's puzzles


Reference

     1- & 2-vol. encyclopedias
     Almanacs and Consumer Guides
     Atlases
     College & school yearbooks/college bulletins
     Dictionaries & Thesauruses
    Larger Dictionaries
    Miscellaneous Dictionaries
    Library Reference
     Miscellaneous

Recorded Music

     CDs
     DVDs
     Eight Track Tapes
     Records
     Tapes

Religion

     Bibles
     Books about the Bible and Jesus
     Christian education/Theology
     Christian living/Spirituality
     Church
     Daily meditation
     History/Biography
     Philosophy
     Religion reference
     World religion
     Specials (Little gems, Angels)

Science and Technology

     Agriculture
         Magazines
     Biology/Botany/Zoology Texts
     Chemistry Texts
     Computers
         Magazines
     Engineering
     Geography/Geology Texts
     Mathematics
     Physics Texts
     Science
         Magazines
     Science Texts
     Statistics
 

Social Science

    Anthropology and Archeology
          Magazines
     Education
     Education Text
     Environment/Ecology
         Magazines
     Minorities
        Magazines
     Psychology
     Sociology
     True Crime
     Women's Studies

Sets

     Children's
     Classics
     Encyclopedias
     Home and Garden
     Miscellaneous

Time/Horizon

Travel

     Adventure
     Armchair traveler - USA & World
     Car magazines
     Cars & car repairs
     Journeys
     Maps
     Travel Guides -- USA & foreign
     Travel Magazines and Maps
     Train, plane & ship magazines
     Planes
     Trains
     Ships/water
     National Geographic
         Pre-1950's and from the last two years only
         National Geographic maps and indexes

DVD’s
         Movies/TV
         Other

Videos
     Art and music
     Children's fiction
     Children's non-fiction
     Health and home
     Miscellaneous
     Movies and TV
     Sports

Vintage

     Children’ Vintage
     Collectible Paperbacks
     Little Gems
     Magazines
     Odds and Ends
     Old School Books
     Pre – ‘60’s Non-fiction


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