logo

Your Search for Truth and Meaning Begins Here

Beacon Press

Beacon Press books seek to change the way readers think about fundamental issues, promoting such values as freedom of speech and thought, the importance of economic and social justice issues, religious pluralism, respect for our environment, and the importance of the arts in a civil society. Beacon has published several national bestsellers, and its books are frequently reviewed and discussed in national print and broadcast media. They are also used in university and secondary school curricula, citywide reading programs, and reading groups, and within a variety of organizational and faith-based reading programs.

Beacon Press

Items 31 - 45 of 235
Sort: 
  • Blue Iris

    Blue Iris : Poems and Essays

    Author: Mary Oliver

    Product Code: 4108
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 10/4/2006

    Elegantly illustrated, Blue Iris brings together ten new poems, two dozen of Mary Oliver's favorite poems, and two previously unpublished essays.


    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Blue Revolution

    Blue Revolution : Unmaking America's Water Crisis

    Author: Cynthia Barnett

    Product Code: 4906
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 9/4/2012

    Cynthia Barnett argues that the best solution is also the simplest and least expensive: a water ethic for America.


    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Breaking Free

    Breaking Free : Women of Spirit at Midlife and Beyond

    Editor: Marilyn Sewell

    Product Code: 4009
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 9/23/2004

    Groundbreaking anthology for women searching for spiritual guideposts to the second half of life.


    Price: $19.00

    Qty:

  • Bridging the Class Divide

    Bridging the Class Divide : And Other Lessons for Grassroots Organizing

    Author: Linda Stout

    Product Code: 4975
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 2/1/1997

    Linda Stout offers practical lessons for how to build real working relationships among people of different income levels, races, and genders.


    Price: $23.00

    Qty:

  • Brokers of Deceit

    Brokers of Deceit : How the U.S. Has Undermined Peace in the Middle East

    Author: Rashid Khalidi

    Product Code: 2921
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 3/11/2014

    Rashid Khalidi zeroes in on the United States's role as the purported impartial broker in this failed peace process.

    Price: $18.00

    Qty:

  • Bullets into Bells

    Bullets into Bells : Poets and Citizens Respond to Gun Violence in the US

    Introduction by: Colum McCann   Edited bys: Brian Clements, Alexandra Teague, Dean Rader

    Product Code: 6705
    Binding Information: Paperback / softback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 12/5/2017

    A powerful call to end American gun violence from celebrated poets and those most impacted, including a foreword by Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly and an introduction by Colum McCann, published on the fifth anniversary of the Sandy Hook shooting.


    Price: $15.00

    Qty:

  • Cabin Fever

    Cabin Fever : A Suburban Father's Search for the Wild

    Author: Tom Montgomery Fate

    Product Code: 3746
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 4/17/2012

    Fate seeks a more attentive, deliberate way of seeing the world and our place in it, not only in the woods, but also in the context of our relationships and society.

    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Can We Talk about Race?

    Can We Talk about Race? : And Other Conversations in an Era of School Resegregation

    Author: Beverly Daniel Tatum

    Product Code: 4050
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 4/1/2008


    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Common Fire

    Common Fire : Leading Lives of Commitment in a Complex World

    Authors: Laurent A. Parks Daloz, Cheryl H. Keen, James P. Keen, Sharon Daloz Parks

    Product Code: 1011
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 10/1/1997


    Price: $20.00

    Qty:

  • Confessions of an Eco-Sinner

    Confessions of an Eco-Sinner : Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff

    Author: Fred Pearce

    Product Code: 4346
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 10/1/2009


    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Considering Hate

    Considering Hate : Violence, Goodness, and Justice in American Culture and Politics

    Authors: Michael Bronski, Kay Whitlock

    Product Code: 6450
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/19/2016

    A provocative book about rethinking hatred and violence in America

    Price: $20.00

    Qty:

  • Courting Equality

    Courting Equality : A Documentary History of America's First Legal Same-Sex Marriages

    Authors: Patricia A. Gozemba, Karen Kahn   Photography By: Marilyn Humphries

    Product Code: 4018
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 5/1/2009

    The inspiring story of America's first successful battle for gay marriage-the court cases, the protests, and, finally, the weddings!

    "Humphries's stunning photos show both what the struggle for equality looks like and what it feels like. . . . The authors have documented an important piece of American history." -Mary L. Bonauto, GLAD, lead counsel, Goodridge v. Department of Public Health


    Price: $20.00

    Qty:

  • Cries Of The Spirit

    Cries Of The Spirit : A Celebration of Women's Spirituality

    Editor: Marilyn Sewell

    Product Code: 4297
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon
    Publication Date: 3/1/1994


    Price: $31.00

    Qty:

  • Daddy King

    Daddy King : An Autobiography

    Author: Martin Luther King Sr.

    Product Code: 8311
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 1/10/2017

    First-person account and rarely heard life story of the man known as "Daddy King," the Reverend Martin Luther King, Sr.

    Price: $16.00

    Qty:

  • Daring Democracy

    Daring Democracy : Igniting Power, Meaning, and Connection for the America We Want

    Authors: Frances Moore Lappe, Adam Eichen

    Product Code: 6582
    Binding Information: Paperback
    Publisher: Beacon Press
    Publication Date: 9/26/2017

    The 2017-18 UUA Common Read

    An optimistic book for Americans who are asking, in the wake of Trump's victory, What do we do now? The answer: We need to organize and fight to protect and expand our democracy.


    Price: $15.00

    Qty: