Chesapeake Books and Mysteries

There are some amazing and talented authors that live in and write about the Chesapeake Bay region that our store calls home. You'll find mysteries both fictional and non-fictional, novels, short-stories, kids books, books about the Bay's flora and fauna, and appreciations of the joys of living here. These books may even entice you to spend more time exploring our beautiful region.

Maryland's Chesapeake: How the Bay and Its Bounty Shaped a Cuisine Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781493017911
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Globe Pequot Press - August 1st, 2016

Chesapeake Crimes: Storm Warning Cover Image
By Donna Andrews (Editor), Barb Goffman (Editor), Talley Marcia (Editor)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781479420513
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Published: Wildside Press - March 1st, 2016

Chesapeake Cover Image
By James A. Michener, Steve Berry (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812970432
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Published: Dial Press - September 9th, 2003

Choptank Odyssey: Celebrating a Great Chesapeake River Cover Image
By Tom Horton, David W. Harp (Photographer)
$34.99
ISBN: 9780764350009
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Published: Schiffer Publishing - February 28th, 2016

Painted Silver Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780989360746
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Published: Ink & Imagination - July 15th, 2014

Daughter of Ashes: A Hannah Ives Murder Mystery. Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781847516008
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Published: Severn House Trade Paperback - May 1st, 2016

Jacob Have I Loved Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780064403689
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Published: HarperCollins - September 2nd, 2003

Skipjack: The Story of America's Last Sailing Oystermen Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781442210882
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - December 16th, 2011

Maryland's Skipjacks Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780738553634
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Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - May 26th, 2008

Sailing on the Edge: America's Cup Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9781608872060
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Published: Insight Editions - July 2nd, 2013

Chesapeake Bay Skipjacks Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780870334511
Availability: Special Order
Published: Schiffer Publishing - July 30th, 2009

Death at the Lighthouse Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780983881834
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Published: Glyphworks Publishing - August 1st, 2012

St. Michaels, Oxford, and the Talbot County Bayside Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780764327087
Availability: Special Order
Published: Schiffer Publishing - June 20th, 2007

Lost Chester River Steamboats:: From Chestertown to Baltimore Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781467117593
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Published: History Press - October 19th, 2015

By Cook or by Crook Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781617731389
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - November 4th, 2014

Scam Chowder Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781617731402
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - June 30th, 2015

Beautiful Swimmers: Watermen, Crabs and the Chesapeake Bay Cover Image
By William W. Warner, John Barth (Introduction by), William W. Warner (Afterword by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316923354
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Published: Back Bay Books - March 21st, 1994

Chesapeake Oysters: The Bay's Foundation and Future Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781626198258
Availability: Special Order
Published: History Press - October 26th, 2015

Haunted Eastern Shore: Ghostly Tales from East of the Chesapeake Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596297203
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Published: History Press (SC) - September 1st, 2009

The Haunted Mid-Shore: Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot Counties Cover Image
By Mindie Burgoyne, Ian Fleming (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781626198135
Availability: Special Order
Published: History Press - August 24th, 2015

Seafood Lover's Chesapeake Bay: Restaurants, Markets, Recipes & Traditions Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493001538
Availability: Special Order
Published: Globe Pequot Press - December 2nd, 2014

Dishing Up(r) Maryland: 150 Recipes from the Alleghenies to the Chesapeake Bay Cover Image
By Lucie Snodgrass, John Shields (Foreword by), Edwin Remsberg (Photographer)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781603425278
Availability: Backordered
Published: Storey Publishing - April 24th, 2010

An Island Out of Time: A Memoir of Smith Island in the Chesapeake Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393331462
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 1st, 2008

Life in the Chesapeake Bay Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780801883385
Availability: Backordered
Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - March 1st, 2006

Field Guide to Fishes of the Chesapeake Bay Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781421407685
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Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - March 5th, 2013

The Disappearing Islands of the Chesapeake Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780801874352
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Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - June 1st, 2005

Oakley the Oyster: A Chesapeake Bay Adventure Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780692564684
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Published: Maryland Secretarial Services, Inc. - October 25th, 2015

Mason's Retreat Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250016072
Availability: Backordered
Published: Picador USA - April 24th, 2012

The Right-Hand Shore Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781250033284
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Picador USA - April 30th, 2013

Plants of the Chesapeake Bay: A Guide to Wildflowers, Grasses, Aquatic Vegetation, Trees, Shrubs, & Other Flora Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781421404981
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Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - June 22nd, 2012

Pirates on the Chesapeake: Being a True History of Pirates, Picaroons, and Raiders on Chesapeake Bay, 1610-1807 Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780870336072
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Published: Tidewater Publishers - April 1st, 2008

Birds of Maryland & Delaware Field Guide & Audio CD Set: Includes Washington DC & Chesapeake Bay [With Leather Carrying Case and CDs] Cover Image
$31.95
ISBN: 9781591931225
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Published: Adventurekeen - May 1st, 2005

The Tidewater Tales Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781564788504
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Published: Dalkey Archive Press - June 22nd, 2016

Maryland's Chesapeake: How the Bay and Its Bounty Shaped a Cuisine Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781493017911
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Globe Pequot Press - August 1st, 2016

Chesapeake 1 2 3 Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780870335426
Availability: Special Order
Published: Schiffer Publishing - June 30th, 2009