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Great gift ideas (books, movies, music) here!

Posted November 2, 2021

Great gift ideas (... books, movies, music ...) abound here at Crowded Nest! Move others though words, images, melodies ... purchase two or more items (books, movies, music) on the same transaction to save on shipping costs. Avoid possible....

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Crowded Nest

Crowded Nest

^Independent Seller^ offering 1,000+ titles on a wide spectrum of topics: Baseball; Philosophy; Literary criticism; Fiction, movies and music selections ranging in price from 99 cents and up. *** Selected DVDs & VHS; LPs & CDs are now marked down to $2/3/4.00 each. Note: Covers of my copies of certain books may not match stock photographs on file here.

After handling books nearly daily for decades in either bookstores or libraries across academic, public, and private sectors, becoming an online seller was a logical next step. Hopefully you will find some item(s) of interest to you within my eclectic offerings. Note: Covers of my copies of certain books may not match stock photographs on file here. ***Thanks for returning to browse.***

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Great gift ideas (books, movies, music) here! - posted by Crowded Nest on November 2, 2021

Great gift ideas (... books, movies, music ...) abound here at Crowded Nest! Move others though words, images, melodies ... purchase two or more items (books, movies, music) on the same transaction to save on shipping costs. Avoid possible supply chain shortages elsewhere, order here now! read more


October Baseball - posted by Crowded Nest on October 1, 2021

In honor of the upcoming Major League Baseball World Series (a/k/a/the “October Game”). I will extend the featured topical coverage until November 3rd (when the schedulers allowed for a potential championship deciding Game 7). Play ball! Batter up! Sing along with the 7th Inning Stretch !Read all about Baseball – history, statistics, colorful characters, even fictional settings. Hundreds of books and movies on the “National Pasttime” I’ve collected.... read more


Rake in some reading leaves with September savings - posted by Crowded Nest on September 10, 2021

Prior to featuring the Baseball World Series next month, I'll recommend browsing some light fare to bridge August Heat in the Northern Hemisphere and Autumn Leaves viewing. read more


Buzz ... Summertime ... August Heat! - posted by Crowded Nest on August 5, 2021

Check out some titles with "Summer" or "Heat" in their titles. [Note: plenty of other Baseball-related options (Books & Movies) are also available.] read more


***MLB All-Star Game 2021*** Baseball Fans Special - posted by Crowded Nest on July 11, 2021

Read about the real National Pastime or watch movies/documentaries about the sport. Search by Category or keyword ~~~ Baseball read more


current Hemingway revival - posted by Crowded Nest on April 14, 2021

60 years after his ultimate demise and a new movie (in post-production) based upon his last published fiull-length novel, previous and new readers are being nudged to read his stuff. read more


Play Ball ! Reading Line-up for grown-ups - posted by Crowded Nest on March 31, 2021

Batting orders (& prices) vary according to your roster (reading tastes & budget). Here are a few suggestions for starters selected in no particular order from the 99 or so books I currently have available. This first list is all Non-Fiction/Biographical/Historical. (Fiction & Movies will follow.) Senior League (Adult ): Baseball Is A Funny Game by Garagiola /// Luckiest Man: The Life and Death Of Lou Gehrig by Eig /// Baseball: The Players, the World Series, the Records by.... read more


Play Ball ! Juvenile Reading Line-upi - posted by Crowded Nest on March 31, 2021

Set your Reading Line-up as Baseball Season Opens! Who's leading off? Batting orders (& prices) vary according to your roster (reading tastes & budget). Here are a few suggestions for starters selected from the 99 or so books I currently have available. (Maybe you want Adult (A) titles for mature readers as well ? Check the other posts for those.) Potential book report topics might occur – note that many of these are vintage not recent! Little League (Juvenile): “Babe.... read more


Thinking Spring (Training) as a baseball fan - posted by Crowded Nest on January 25, 2021

Organized Baseball has a history populated with colorful characters. This week I am listing dozens of biographies featuring individual players or managers (some famous, some obscure) that contributed to baseball lore in their own way.   read more


Here's hoping for a better year in 2021! - posted by Crowded Nest on December 28, 2020

Thanks to those of you who have ordered from "Crowded Nest" in 2020. Working through my backlog of items waiting to be listed, stay tuned. Have a safe & happy New Year's.   read more