Quarantine Reads

By Moe's Books

By Moe's Books

a selection of books about isolation, reflection, and solitude. 

The Magic Mountain

Thomas Mann

$19.95 $18.35

Modern Nature

Derek Jarman

$18.95

Upstream: Selected Essays

Mary Oliver

$17.00 $15.64

On Being Blue: A Philosophical Inquiry

William H. Gass

$14.95 $13.75

We Have Always Lived in the Castle: (penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) (Deluxe)

Shirley Jackson and Thomas Ott

$17.00 $15.64

This book is the wild card of the list: it's for those of you with a perverse sense of humor. Shirley Jackson's chilling book about isolation and ostracism is about two sisters whose decision to "shelter in place" is motivated by sinister events.

The Essential Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson

$12.99 $11.95

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

Annie Dillard

$15.99 $14.71

Walden and Civil Disobedience

Henry David Thoreau

$11.00 $10.12

The Journal of Henry David Thoreau, 1837-1861

Henry David Thoreau

$22.95 $20.66

Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Carson McCullers

$15.99 $14.71

The Great Indoors: The Surprising Science of How Buildings Shape Our Behavior, Health, and Happiness

Emily Anthes

$28.00 $25.20

Note: This title will be released 6/23/20. Pre-order now!

At Home: A Short History of Private Life

Bill Bryson

$17.00 $15.64

One Hundred Years of Solitude

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

$16.99 $15.63

Robinson Crusoe

Daniel Defoe and Thomas Keymer

$7.95 $7.31

Desert Solitaire

Edward Abbey

$17.00 $15.64

Notes from Underground

Fyodor Dostoevsky

$13.95 $12.83

The Turquoise Ledge

Leslie Marmon Silko

$18.00 $16.56

Thoughts in Solitude

Thomas Merton

$14.00 $12.88

The Book of Disquiet: The Complete Edition

Fernando Pessoa

$24.95 $22.46

Siddhartha

Herman Hesse

$6.95

Into the Wild

Jon Krakauer

$15.00 $13.80

Silence: In the Age of Noise

Erling Kagge

$14.95 $13.75

The Poetics of Space (Revised)

Gaston Bachelard

$18.00 $16.56