A bug identification book can be purchased through Entomological Society of America, the American Phytopathological Society, or the Agrilife Bookstore. The ESA is located at 3 Park Place, Suite 307 in Annapolis, MD.
The "Homeowner's Guide to Pests of Peaches, Plums and Pecans," "Catfacing Insects on Peaches" and "Boxelder bugs" are some of the books on bugs that are sold by the Agrilife Bookstore. ESA sells books like the "Handbook of Household and Structural Insect Pests," which is the product of 30 best entomologists. It contains information on more than 115 insects and includes distribution maps and color photographs. APS, which focuses on plant pathology research, offers books like the "Handbook of Small Grain Insects" and the "Handbook of Turfgrass Insect Pests," which includes detailed color photographs and distribution maps of various turfgrass insects.