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    BK: Beginning Readers Club Reads THE WITCHES OF BENEVENTO Book 1: Mischief Season

    06/03/2017 - 11:00am
    Mischief Season Cover Image
    $13.99
    ISBN: 9780451471819
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    Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 12th, 2016

    The first book in an exciting new chapter book series by John Bemelmans Marciano and Caldecott medalist Sophie Blackall.

    Welcome to Benevento, an ancient town famous for its witches


    BK: Lucy Ives presents IMPOSSIBLE VIEWS OF THE WORLD with Leslie Jamison

    08/08/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place in our Brooklyn store. 

    Impossible Views of the World Cover Image
    $25.00
    ISBN: 9780735221536
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    Published: Penguin Press - August 1st, 2017

    A witty, urbane, and sometimes shocking debut novel, set in a hallowed New York museum, in which a co-worker's disappearance and a mysterious map change a life forever


    BK: Erin Carlson presents I'LL HAVE WHAT SHE'S HAVING with Jennifer Keishin Armstrong

    08/29/2017 - 7:00pm

    I'll Have What She's Having: How Nora Ephron's Three Iconic Films Saved the Romantic Comedy Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9780316353885
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    Published: Hachette Books - August 29th, 2017

    A backstage look at the making of Nora Ephron's revered trilogy--When Harry Met Sally, You've Got Mail, and Sleepless in Seattle--which brought romantic comedies back to the fore, and an intimate portrait of the beloved writer/director who inspired a generation of Hollywood women, from Mindy Kaling to Lena Dunham.


    Seinfeldia: How a Show about Nothing Changed Everything Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781476756110
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    Published: Simon & Schuster - June 6th, 2017

    The New York Times bestseller about two guys who went out for coffee and dreamed up Seinfeld--"A wildly entertaining must-read not only for Seinfeld fans but for anyone who wants a better understanding of how television series are made" (Booklist, starred review).


    BK: Storytime! With Tim Miller

    06/11/2017 - 11:00am

    A cow who wants to be a ballerina? Are you for real? This is a hilarious, one-of-a-kind friendship story between an adventurous cow and a very loyal duck that will have you quacking up all the way through and applauding for more.

    Moo Moo in a Tutu Cover Image
    By Timothy Miller, Timothy Miller (Illustrator)
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780062414403
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    Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - April 25th, 2017

    In the classic tradition of George and Martha, Elephant and Piggie, and Frog and Toad comes Moo Moo and Mr. Quackers in their debut, Moo Moo in a Tutu.


    BK: Rachel Khong presents GOODBYE, VITAMIN with Isaac Fitzgerald

    07/11/2017 - 7:00pm

    Goodbye, Vitamin Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9781250109163
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    Published: Henry Holt & Company - July 11th, 2017

    Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, O, The Oprah Magazine, Vogue, San Francisco Chronicle, Esquire, Huffington Post, Nylon, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, Women.com, Booklist, and The Independent


    Lucky Peach All about Eggs: Everything We Know about the World's Most Important Food Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9780804187756
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    Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - April 4th, 2017

    A handbook, a cookbook, an eggbook: this quasi-encyclopedic ovarian overview is the only tome you need to own about the indispensable egg.


    Knives & Ink: Chefs and the Stories Behind Their Tattoos (with Recipes) Cover Image
    $24.00
    ISBN: 9781632861214
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    Published: Bloomsbury USA - October 18th, 2016

    From the authors of Pen & Ink--New York Times bestselling illustrator Wendy MacNaughton and BuzzFeed books editor Isaac Fitzgerald--the stories behind the tattoos that chefs proudly wear, with their signature recipes.

    Winner of the International Association of Culinary Professionals IACP] Cookbook Design Award.


    Pen & Ink: Tattoos & the Stories Behind Them Cover Image
    $22.00
    ISBN: 9781620404904
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    Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - October 7th, 2014

    Every tattoo tells a story, whether the ink is meaningful or the result of a misguided decision made at the age of fourteen, representative of the wearer's true self or the accidental consequence of a bender. These most permanent and intimate of body adornments are hidden by pants legs and shirttails, emblazoned on knuckles, or tucked inside mouths.


    BK: Gotham Writers Workshop: Creative Writing 101

    05/21/2017 - 2:00pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    Wanna write cool things? Gotham's got your back! Check out this free class on creative writing.

    BK: Akhil Sharma presents A LIFE OF ADVENTURE AND DELIGHT with Suketu Mehta

    07/24/2017 - 7:00pm

    A Life of Adventure and Delight Cover Image
    $24.95
    ISBN: 9780393285345
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    Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 11th, 2017

    Hailed as a storyteller whose fiction is "a glowing work of art" (Wall Street Journal), Akhil Sharma is possessed of a narrative voice "as hypnotic as those found in the pages of Dostoyevsky" (The Nation).


    Family Life Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780393350609
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    Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 2nd, 2015

    We meet the Mishra family in Delhi in 1978, where eight-year-old Ajay and his older brother Birju play cricket in the streets, waiting for the day when their plane tickets will arrive and they and their mother can fly across the world and join their father in America.


    An Obedient Father Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780393337815
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    Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 7th, 2014

    Ram Karan, a corrupt official in New Delhi, lives with his widowed daughter and his little granddaughter. Bumbling, sad, ironic, Ram is also a man corroded by a terrible secret.


    BK: Jennifer Kitses presents SMALL HOURS

    06/15/2017 - 7:00pm

    Small Hours Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9781455598526
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    Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 13th, 2017

    In the vein of Richard Russo and Tom Perrotta, a gripping, suspenseful, and gorgeous debut novel--told hour-by-hour over the course of a single day--in which a husband and wife try to outrun long-buried secrets, sending their lives spiraling into chaos.


    BK: Olivia Koski and Jana Grcevich present VACATION GUIDE TO THE SOLAR SYSTEM

    06/06/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place in our Brooklyn store.

    Imagine taking a hike along the windswept red plains of Mars to dig for signs of life, or touring one of Jupiter's sixty-four moons where you can photograph its swirling storms. For a shorter trip on a tight budget, the Moon is quite majestic and very quiet if you can make it during the off-season.

    Vacation Guide to the Solar System: Science for the Savvy Space Traveler! Cover Image
    $20.00
    ISBN: 9780143129776
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    Published: Penguin Books - June 6th, 2017

    Packed with real science and fueled by imagination, a beautifully illustrated guide to traveling in our solar system


    BK: Granta presents Best of Young American Novelists 3

    05/11/2017 - 7:00pm

    Granta 139: Best of Young American Novelists Cover Image
    By Sigrid Rausing (Editor)
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9781909889064
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    Published: Granta - April 27th, 2017

    The third volume of Granta's renowned and prescient, Best of Young American Novelists
    Every ten years, Granta devotes an issue to new American fiction by writers under the age of forty, showcasing the young novelists deemed to be the best of their generation - writers of remarkable achievement and promise.


    The Patriots Cover Image
    $28.00
    ISBN: 9780385524414
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    Published: Spiegel & Grau - January 24th, 2017

    A sweeping multigenerational novel about idealism, betrayal, and family secrets set in the U.S. and Russia, from one of Granta's Best of Young American Novelists


    The Infernal Cover Image
    $18.00
    ISBN: 9781555977016
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    Published: Graywolf Press - February 17th, 2015

    A fierce, searing response to the chaos of the war on terror--an utterly original and blackly comic debut


    Prodigals: Stories Cover Image
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9781250118059
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    Published: Picador USA - March 7th, 2017

    During a violent storm, a filmmaker escapes New York, accompanied by a woman who may be his therapist. A lawyer in the throes of divorce seeks refuge at her seaside cottage only to find a vagrant girl living in it. A dilettantish banker sees his ambitions laid bare when he comes under the influence of two strange sisters.


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    $18.00
    ISBN: 9780812986655
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    Published: Random House Trade - March 8th, 2016

    NATIONAL BESTSELLER - A monumental, uproarious, and exuberant novel about the search--for love, truth, and the meaning of Life With The Internet.


    Witz Cover Image
    $18.95
    ISBN: 9781564785886
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    Published: Dalkey Archive Press - May 11th, 2010

    On Christmas Eve 1999, all the Jews in the world die in a strange, millennial plague, with the exception of the firstborn males, who are soon adopted by a cabal of powerful people in the American government. By the following Passover, however, only one is still alive: Benjamin Israelien; a kindly, innocent, ignorant man-child.


    Four New Messages Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781555976187
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    Published: Graywolf Press - August 7th, 2012

    A quartet of audacious fictions that capture the pathos and absurdity of life in the age of the internet

    *A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice*
    * One of Flavorwire's "50 Books That Define the Past Five Years in Literature"


    The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781594482854
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    Published: Riverhead Books - February 5th, 2008

    Seventeen years ago, Sepha Stephanos fled the Ethiopian Revolution for a new start in the United States. Now he finds himself running a failing grocery store in a poor African-American section of Washington, D.C., his only companions two fellow African immigrants who share his bitter nostalgia and longing for his home continent.


    All Our Names Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780345805669
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    Published: Vintage - January 6th, 2015

    Named a best book of the year by The New York Times, The Washington Post, NPR, The Boston Globe, The Christian Science Monitor, and The Daily Beast


    How to Read the Air Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781594485398
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    Published: Riverhead Books - October 4th, 2011

    A "beautifully written"* (New York Times Book Review) novel of redemption by a prize-winning international literary star.

    From the acclaimed author of The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears comes a heartbreaking literary masterwork about love, family, and the power of imagination.


    The Babysitter at Rest Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780997366624
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    Published: Dorothy a Publishing Project - October 17th, 2016

    Fiction. Five stories--several as long as novellas--introduce the world to Jen George, a writer whose furiously imaginative new voice calls to mind Donald Barthelme and Leonora Carrington no less than Kathy Acker and Chris Kraus.


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