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EcommerceBytes-NewsFlash, Number 1688 - December 19, 2007 - ISSN 1539-5065    2 of 3

BookFinder.com Publishes Top 10 Out-of-Print Books of 2007

By Ina Steiner
December 19, 2007

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The top-ten most sought-after out-of-print books of 2007 include the running novel, "Once a Runner," the rare "Football Scouting Methods," by Steve Belichick, and the 571-page "The Principles of Knitting," according to BookFinder.com, which published its fifth annual list of best-selling out-of-print books on Tuesday.

BookFinder's top-ten list is as follows:
1) Once a Runner (1978) by John L. Parker, Jr.; cult classic distance running novel (long-awaited sequel, Again to Carthage, released November)

2) Football Scouting Methods (1962) by Steve Belichick; legendary college football scout’s playbook, used by coaches and players

3) Sex (1992) by Madonna; the pop icon’s book of erotic photos, a perennial favorite

4) Promise Me Tomorrow (1984) by Nora Roberts; early novel that the bestselling romance novelist refuses to reprint

5) The Lion's Paw (1946) by Robb White; enduring children’s adventure story

6) The Principles of Knitting (1988) by June Hemmons Hiatt; ultimate indispensable hand knitting resource

7) Raven: The Untold Story of the Reverend Jim Jones and his People (1982) by Tim Reiterman; chronicles the inner workings which allowed the Peoples Temple to flourish

8) Aran Knitting (1997) by Alice Starmore; history and how-to about the Irish technique

9) One Way Up (1964) by John F. Straubel; history of helicopters and vertically rising aircraft

10) Dear and Glorious Physician (1959) by Taylor Caldwell; novel based on the life of Saint Luke

BookFinder.com is a search-engine of new, used, rare, and out-of-print books online with an inventory of over 150 million books available for sale from a network of 150,000 booksellers from over 50 countries.


About the author:

Ina Steiner is co-founder and Editor of EcommerceBytes and has been reporting on ecommerce since 1999. She's a widely cited authority on marketplace selling and is author of "Turn eBay Data Into Dollars" (McGraw-Hill 2006). Her blog was featured in the book, "Blogging Heroes" (Wiley 2008). Follow her on Twitter at @ecommercebytes and send news tips to ina@ecommercebytes.com.

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