Quaker Book Sales
About Quaker Book Sales
The Quaker Books Manager selects the books and journals for sale, handles book and subscription sales and will also provide Events or Meetings with ‘sale or return’ book boxes with selections appropriate to their gathering, e.g. books for newcomers.
If you wish to buy a Quaker publication not in this catalogue, email the details.
This website does not support on-line sales.
When ordering a book, please pay by direct bank transfer to the Quaker Books bank account 02-0792-0448080-00 (give name to identify the payment).
Sale books incur a postage charge of $9 for one to three books, and $9 for each one to three books thereafter. All other books have postage and handling included in the price. Books available and prices may change without notice given supply chain issues.
PLEASE NOTE: The 2022 Swarthmore (Britain) Lecture has not been printed yet and no available date yet
IF YOU WANT QUAKERS 101 THIS IS IT!
COVERS ALL THE BASES, WRITING IN A FRIENDLY AND ACCESSIBLE STYLE. GREAT FOR ENQUIRERS OR NEW COMERS
Quaker Quicks, Britain, 2020, 73pp, $30
PROPHET AGAINST SLAVERY: BENJAMIN LAY: A GRAPHIC NOVEL
David Lester with Marcus Rediker & Paul Buhle
Beacon Press, US, 2021,118pp Illus
Graphic novel.Lester's raw visual approach perfectly delivers. Using shocking guerrilla theater tactics Lay is a compelling figure against slavery
THE FEARLESS BENJAMIN LAY
Beacon Press, US, 2017,212pp Illus Hardcover 2017 edition
From distinquished historian who brings to life wide ranging activism of this extraordinary Quaker vegatarian dwarf and his fight against slavery
RADICAL TRANSFORMATION: Long Overdue for the Religious Society of Friends
AN INVITATION TO QUAKER ELDERING
Elaine Emily and Mary Kay Glazer
THE TIME IS NOW
Convergent, US, 2019, 239pp Hardback
Invites us all to be a prophet, calling on us to have a visioning greater than the world is now. Powerful and practical activism for today. Sale price (so $9 postage for first three books). First come first served as only one copy at this price!!
WALKING WITH THE BIBLE
Carl Magruder et al
Pendle Hill Pamphlet 474, US, 2022,43pp
2020 American Friends hosted a series of speakers on the role the Bible plays in their lives and resulting queries
Pendle Hill Pamphlet 475, US, 2022, 34pp
Jennifer a rural Appalachian who discovered she was a hillbilly when she left. Calls on Friends to better live testimony of equality
LISTENING AS QUAKER PRACTICE
The Kindlers, Britain, 2021, 59pp
Listening is integral to Quakerism, in Meeting, with each other, making decisions. We are not always good at it and need to improve
BE PATTERNS reflections on words of George Fox
John Andrew Gallery
Pendle Hilll Pamphlet 473, US, 2022, 27pp
Ideas on contemplation from George Fox, & ideas from Rex Ambler and Edgar Cayce, guidance on being a "spiritual pattern"
QUAKER MEETING AND ME/TAKU NOHO KI TE HUI TUHAUWIRI
Aotearoa New Zealand Yearly Meeting
Aotearoa New Zealand Yearly Meeting
A guide for children to Quaker Meeting for Worship/Maori and English/simple, lovely colour illustrations/all ages/pocket size Tête-bêche book in English and Māori.
IN SEARCH OF STILLNESS - Using a simple meditation to find inner peace
Joanna Godfrey Wood
Christian-Alternative/Quaker Quicks, Britain, 2021, 104pp
Calls on early Quaker’s advice to go within & wait, adapting it to a modern method for finding stillness & peace.
LIVING FELLOWSHIP NEEDS FRESH FORMS
Pendle Hill Pamphlet 471, US, 2021, 30pp
At tension between authority of traditon & continuing revelation. Looks at recent experiment with daily Zoom worship
THAT CLEAR AND CERTAIN SOUND: Finding Solid Ground in Perilous Times
Christian Alternative/Quaker Quicks, US, 2021, 80pp
On being alive in these wonderful & perilous times encourages us to stay alert to truth even in unlikely places
KINDER Ground: Creating space for truth
Quaker Books, London, 2021, 99pp 2021 Swarthmore Lecture.
Recommit to truth & shed prejudice & create kinder ground to help nurture honest discourse
ATHEIST'S GUIDE TO QUAKER PROCESS, THE Selden W Smith
Selden W Smith
Pendle Hill Pamphlet 472, US, 2021, 32pp
Can nontheist participate in religiously rooted "sense of Meeting" Quaker process? Here is a practical guide. A model for all?
SEEDS OF SILENCE
R Melvin Keiser
Christian Alternative, US and Britain, 2021, 306pp
Questions modern world addiction to instant gratification & leads us back to contemplative thinking. A Quaker classic
THE SEARCH FOR TRUTH
$10.00 plus $5 postage and packing
Aotearoa New Zealand Quakers, 2022, 36pp
The 2022 Aotearoa Quaker Lecture
Information, disinformation, and the algorithms of social media
CREATING HOPE: WORKING FOR JUSTICE IN CATASTROPHIC TIMES
The 2022 Backhouse Lecture
Australia Yearly Meeting, 2022, 32pp
As well as the rapidly warming planet we need to address the injustice of the rich polluting and the poor suffering