Local Gift Books

We stock a full range of books with Lake Placid and Adirondack scenery. We often have a good assortment that are autographed.

Color Me Placid: A Lake Placid Coloring Book Cover Image
ISBN: 9780692681046
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nip Rogers Illustrations - April 30th, 2016

Adirondack Dawn Cover Image
ISBN: 9780974028057
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Linnehan Press - January 1st, 2010

Adirondack Dawn by Den Linnehan. Autographed copies are available.

SKU: 9781495103155

Lake Placid Club: An illustrated history: 1895-1980 Lake Placid Club: An illustrated history: 1895-1980  Cover Image
ISBN: 9780966587500
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lake Placid Education Foundation - September 1st, 1999

The only complete history coupled with the best images of the Lake Placid Club. By David H. Ackerman

The Adirondacks Cover Image
By Carl Heilman, II (Photographer)
ISBN: 9780847827909
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rizzoli International Publications - April 25th, 2006

The images capture the tree-covered mountains in full autumnal glory, rivers hushed by winter snow, and verdant meadows alive with spring, as well as historic resorts and quaint villages. Each chapter covers a different corner from Lake Placid and the High Peaks to Saranac Lake, Lake George, and the Fulton Chain. To appreciate the wonders of the Adirondacks through the lens of one of the area's most accomplished photographers is like exploring them for the first time.

Adirondack Moments Cover Image
ISBN: 9781554074662
Availability: Special Order
Published: Firefly Books - September 2009

In this superb publication, James Kraus expresses his deep connection to this landscape by sharing his most compelling and beautiful photographs. Personal introductions to each section and intriguing and informative captions capture the exciting spirit of this spectacular nature reserve. Autographed copies available

Acclaimed photographer Mark Bowie has followed the compass from Old Forge to Lake George, from Great Sacandaga Lake to the Saranacs and Paul Smiths, meticulously capturing the glories and subtleties of each Adirondack season. Masterfully presented, this awe-inspiring overview tantalizes the senses. From the grand to the intimate, this is a spectacular portfolio of the Adirondacks’ everchanging seasons.

SKU: 9781595310514

In this first photography book on Lake George, award-winning photographer Carl Heilman has worked to capture the essence of the beauty and features of the lake, as well as the energy of life and activities that make Lake George one of the top tourist destinations in the country. From historical re-enactments and snowstorm scenes in Lake George Village to panoramic views of the lake from the ridge-line of the Tongue Mountain Range, this book provides a look at the wonders of Lake George through the eyes of one of the region’s best known landscape photographers.

A great guide for family activities in the Adirondacks.

SKU: 9780615353203

Beautiful Cookbook with more than 500 Adirondack inspired recipes. Proceeds for the cookbook go to the control of the invasive Eurasian Milfoil.

SKU: 9781495103155

Adirondack Panoramas. A stunning gift book filled with 2 page panoramas taken by local photographer Rolf Schulte