The Midtown Scholar Bookstore


Special Offers for Spring 2003:



We are delighted to offer a 10% Coupon Discount on direct orders of $100 or more placed through our secure website,  Redeem Coupon Code S100403 for your savings!  We accept payments by Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, check, money order, foreign draft, and international money order.  


If you see a book listed by us on Amazon but not yet offered on our website, please email us at to place your direct order for it.


FREE GIFT-WRAPPING:  Available upon request!  Complimentary gift-card included. 

Email with your packaging preferences and gift-card inscription.



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Shipping policies for orders placed through


Order 2 books from us through and automatically receive a COMPLIMENTARY UPGRADE to Priority Mail for any TWO standard-sized books shipping to the same address!  (3 books may also receive a free priority upgrade, depending on the size of the books.)


EXPEDITED SHIPPING OPTION:  Books ship immediately, via U.S. Postal Service Priority Mail with Delivery Confirmation.  We are also happy to make special arrangements to send books via FedEx or UPS if you email at the time of purchase.


STANDARD SHIPPING OPTION:  We always send light books (up to 9 oz.) and CDs by First Class mail at no extra charge.  All other books travel by U.S. Postal Service Media Mail.


Special note for CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS:  U.S. Postal Service delivery for Media Mail items traveling from Pennsylvania to California can take up to 21 business days.  If you need a book quickly, please consider choosing “expedited shipping.”  All packages to California (except free first-class upgrades) ship with a Delivery Confirmation number.  Contact for details on your package’s status.


PACKAGING INFORMATION:  All books are wrapped in brown paper, carefully packaged, and shipped promptly, typically within 24-48 hours after you place your order.  Books over $14.95 receive special padded envelopes.  If you would prefer to have your book arrive in a box, simply send an email request to


FREE GIFT-WRAPPING: Now available upon request!  Complimentary gift-card included. 

Email with your packaging preferences and gift-card inscription.


INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS:  Standard-sized books under 4 lbs. are automatically sent Airmail or Global Priority Airmail (where available) at no additional charge.





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The Midtown Scholar Bookstore – Harrisburg, Pennsylvania