How to Get the Death You Want by John Abraham, published in April, is already in its second printing, thanks to outstanding reviews and endorsements by such well-known experts as Derek Humphry and Rabbi Earl A. Grollman. For more information or to place an order, CLICK HERE to go to our book ordering page.

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What is Upper Access? Our niche is a broad one: nonfiction books to improve the quality of life. We are a traditional, royalty-paying publisher, but on a tiny scale, usually issuing only handful of new titles per year. Unlike most


Our shopping cart is safe but simple, for retail orders of books to be shipped within the U.S. Standard shipping is $5 for the full order, Expedited is $13 for the full order. For Vermont addresses, 6% sales tax is

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Swim and fish in the summer, in a beautiful small lake. Ski or board in winter at one of the East’s top areas, Smugglers Notch. Enjoy a relaxing getaway any time of the year, in one of Vermont’s most scenic

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Upper Access News

  • Holiday gift reminder
    Of all of our titles, the perennial favorite for holiday gift-giving is About the House With Henri de Marne. For homeowners, it’s a resource to […]
  • Memory Warp How the Myth of Repressed Memory Arose and Refuses to DieMemory Warp coming soon!
    Mark Pendergrast’s much anticipated new book, Memory Warp: How the Myth of Repressed Memory Arose and Refuses to Die, will officially become […]
  • Thanks for your patience with our site
    In a small business like ours, a complete redesign of the Web site doesn’t happen overnight. A few months ago, faced with a need to adapt […]
  • NY Times Book Review
    Our most recent title, How to Get the Death You Want, got very nice coverage in the NY Times Book Review, in an article listing six new books on the […]
  • Shopping cart transition blues
    As part of the rewriting of this Web site, we are changing the shopping cart for ordering books, reserving cottages, etc. From now on, all orders […]