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    Small Business Saturday in Brooklyn

    11/25/2017 - 2:00pm

    Join us at our Brooklyn location for a day of bookish fun and giveaways. Kick off your holiday season by shopping small. 

    Raffle give aways every hour!

    2-7pm The Haiku Guys and Gals will compose original, personal haikus upon request

    3pm Storytime with author illustrator Rajiv Fernandez for his book Baby to Brooklyn 

    Baby to Brooklyn Cover Image
    $6.99
    ISBN: 9781576877852
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: POW! - April 4th, 2017

    A series debut, Baby to Brooklyn humorously compares the world ofbabies to that of the hip Brooklyn lifestyle. From baby bowls to Brooklyn Bowl, from toy trains to the G train, this pictographic board book takes cues from the famous landmarks and hipster iconography for which the borough is known.


    102 Haiku Journal: 17 Syllables to Say It All Cover Image
    $14.99
    ISBN: 9781419726774
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Abrams Noterie - September 5th, 2017

    This unique journal guides and encourages you to reflect on your day in the style of everyone's favorite short-form poem--the haiku. It offers 102 creative prompts to help you think about different aspects of your life and capture them in 17 syllables. Conceived by the Haiku Guys & Gals, this journal also contains examples of their poems for inspiration.


    Sip & Scribe @ WORD on #SmallBusinessSaturday

    11/25/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Cooper Wilhelm presents DUMBHEART/STUPIDFACE

    12/02/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    "Good love stories aren’t interesting to read about. Thankfully, DUMBHEART/STUPIDFACE provides a wonderful reprieve; Wilhelm writes the brutal truths of what it means to love someone with a detached ferocity generally observed in nature, as when a tiger devours a deer. And it is as exciting to watch." —Bijan Stephen.

    Dumbheart / Stupidface Cover Image
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781937865955
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Civil Coping Mechanisms - November 9th, 2017

    "Good love stories aren't interesting to read about. Thankfully, DUMBHEART/STUPIDFACE provides a wonderful reprieve; Wilhelm writes the brutal truths of what it means to love someone with a detached ferocity generally observed in nature, as when a tiger devours a deer. And it is as exciting to watch." -Bijan Stephen.


    S.A. Chakraborty Presents City of Brass

    11/14/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

    Join us Tuesday, 11/14 for the launch event of The City of Brass with local speculative fiction maven S.A. Chakraborty. City of Brass. We'll be enjoying some wine and refreshments and hearing the author speak of this harrowing adventure before engaging in a Q&A and signing. 

    The City of Brass Cover Image
    $25.99
    ISBN: 9780062678102
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Voyager - November 14th, 2017

    "An extravagant feast of a book--spicy and bloody, dizzyingly magical, and still, somehow, utterly believable." -Laini Taylor, New York Times bestselling author of Strange the Dreamer


    BK: Beginning Readers Book Club Reads MY FATHER'S DRAGON

    11/04/2017 - 11:00am
    My Father's Dragon Cover Image
    $6.99
    ISBN: 9780440421214
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Yearling Books - December 27th, 2005

    The Newbery Honor-winning classic about a daring dragon rescue


    BK: The Common Launch Party

    11/02/2017 - 7:00pm

     

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn Store. 

    THE COMMON launches its fourteenth issue with prize-winning poets, hard-hitting journalism on Portugal’s war on drugs, and some of the most anticipated fiction of the year. This issue’s artwork is by celebrated printmakers Michael Mazur
    and Betsey Garand.

    BK: Jaclyn Friedman presents Unscrewed in conversation with Samhita Mukhopadhyay

    11/15/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn Store. 

    Unscrewed: Women, Sex, Power, and How to Stop Letting the System Screw Us All Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9781580056410
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Seal Press (CA) - November 14th, 2017

    An urgent account of sexual politics, feminism, and the rules of power in America-and a potent vision for the way forward


    BK: Middle Readers Book Club Reads GOODBYE STRANGER

    11/18/2017 - 11:00am
    Goodbye Stranger Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780307980861
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Yearling Books - May 2nd, 2017

    This brilliant, New York Times bestselling novel from the author of the Newbery Medal winner When You Reach Me explores multiple perspectives on the bonds and limits of friendship.


    Matthew Weiner present's Heather, the Totality at WORD Brooklyn with A.M. Homes

    11/08/2017 - 7:30pm

    WORD invites you to spend an evening celebrating Heather, the Totality, the explosive debut novel from the creator of the award-winning television sensation Mad Men.  Weiner’s new novel examines power, privilege, and family and will provide fascinating fodder for the discussion between Weiner and Bailey Prize-winning novelist A.M. Homes.

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