We are excited to announce the publication of our sixth and seventh books in the Advanced Aquarist library: The 2006 Edition and the 2010 Edition: January through June! Both books are 100% color measuring 8″ x 10″.

Win a FREE Book!

In order to give back to those who have given to us over the years, we are going to give away a copy of the 2010 Edition: January through June book!   FREE


In order to enter and win the FREE BOOK, all you have to do is:

  1. Simply click the “Like” button below for our Facebook Page
  2. Answer the following two questions in our Comments below:  1) What are two things you like about Advanced Aquarist and 2) What are two things you like about our books?

Make sure to log into our commenting system using your Facebook, Twitter, OpenID, email, etc, with your real identity so that we can contact you if you’ve won. 

That’s it! Only one entry per person please. 🙂 We will run this promotion until the August 10th and then we will randomly select someone from the list of people that commented. We will then announce the winner in the August 2010 issue. Start commenting!

We reserve the right to use any comments made for future promotional purposes.

If you act now, we are offering a $5.00 discount for each of these books that is good for this issue and this issue only and will cease on August 15, 2010.

In order to get the discount, purchases will need to be made through our CreateSpace storefronts. See below for information on discount codes for each book and how to purchase them through CreateSpace. Purchasing the books also helps support Advanced Aquarist so that we can continue to bring you more authoritative articles about the animals we keep in our aquariums. It’s also a great way to read Advanced Aquarist at your leisure and also to archive articles for future reference. Also, if you haven’t already done so, please consider ordering our other books as well. We now have all of our our articles back to 2006 in print and they can be purchased either from Amazon.com (US only) or CreateSpace (international orders).

We’d love to hear what you have to say about the books, so please sound off in the Comments below!

In addition, if you are an avid ebook reader and would like to see Advanced Aquarist offered for the Kindle, Nook, Kobo, or other eReaders (such as those available for the iPhone, Android smartphones, or Blackberry), please head over to our Open Discussion for this month where readers are weighing in on their interest in Advanced Aquarist for eReaders.

2006 Edition

The 2006 Edition is 248 pages in length and covers select content from the 2006 issues. Through Amazon.com and CreateSpace, the current price is $38.95. To save $5.00 off the purchase price, head over to our CreateSpace storefront for this book and enter code Z3J5VKDG during the checkout process. The book is also available from Amazon.com if you would rather purchase through Amazon. However, the discount that we are offering doesn’t apply.

Below is a complete Table of Contents of the articles in the 2006 Edition book:


The cover of the 2006 Edition book.













2010 Edition: January through June

The January through June Edition is 246 pages in length covering all the content available in those issues. This book is also available for $38.95 from our CreateSpace storefront. The book will also be available from Amazon.com in a week or two as we just approved the proof and it takes a bit of time to get added to Amazon’s website. In order to save $5.00 off the purchase price, head over to our CreateSpace storefront for this book and enter code 6PQZNKAR during the checkout process. Again, the discount code can only be applied through our CreateSpace storefront.

A complete Table of Contents can be found below:


The cover of the 2010 Edition: January through June book.







Check out our PDF issues as well!

Don’t forget to check out our PDF issues that we have for purchase as well.  They are $0.99 per issue and are a great way to digitally archive our content and make it searchable from your computer.  Each PDF issue contains all of the content from each month and is typically available two weeks after the respective issue publishes. We will be updating our PDF offerings to cover January through July 2010 in the coming weeks.

We also offer an affiliate plan on our PDF editions.  If you are interested in becoming an affiliate, please contact us and let us know.

Write for Advanced Aquarist!

Are you interested in writing articles about this great hobby of ours and get paid for it?  Please consider writing for us!  We offer very competitive publication rates and we are always interested in new and unique articles about reefkeeping as well as freshwater aquaria.  If you have a subject that you’d like to write about, please contact our Editor, Terry Siegel, to request more information.  Please look over our current articles as well as this will give you a feel for the sort of articles we are looking for.  A fresh perspective on a subject is always beneficial to everyone.

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