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    BK: Nicole Gulotta presents EAT THIS POEM with Erin Boyle

    06/01/2017 - 7:00pm

    Eat This Poem: A Literary Feast of Recipes Inspired by Poetry Cover Image
    $18.95
    ISBN: 9781611804010
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Roost Books - March 21st, 2017

    A literary cookbook that celebrates food and poetry, two of life's essential ingredients.


    Simple Matters: Living with Less and Ending Up with More Cover Image
    $19.95
    ISBN: 9781419718632
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Harry N. Abrams - January 12th, 2016

    For anyone looking to declutter, organize, and simplify, author Erin Boyle shares practical guidance and personal insights on small-space living and conscious consumption. At once pragmatic and philosophical, Simple Matters is a nod to the growing consensus that living simply and purposefully is more sustainable not only for the environment, but for our own happiness and well-being, too.


    BK: Jenn de la Vega presents SHOWDOWN COMFORT FOOD, CHILI & BBQ

    05/02/2017 - 7:00pm

    Showdown Comfort Food, Chili & BBQ: Bold Flavors from Wild Cooking Contests Cover Image
    $21.99
    ISBN: 9781624143762
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Page Street Publishing - May 2nd, 2017

    If ever there was a cookbook on a particular food from a certain region, most people would associate competition-worthy barbecue from a Southern chef. Chef and caterer Jenn de la Vega is out to change your mind about that. Known on the competition circuit and for her blog, Randwiches, Jenn creates uniquely flavorful and approachable barbecue that belongs at any Smorgasburg.


    BK: STORYTIME Stephanie Graegin presents LITTLE FOX IN THE FOREST

    05/28/2017 - 11:00am

    Little Fox in the Forest Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780553537895
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Schwartz & Wade Books - February 28th, 2017

    Fans of Aaron Becker's Caldecott Honor winner Journey will love this utterly enchanting wordless picture book in which two friends follow a young fox deep into the woods and discover a wondrous and magical world.


    BK: Storytime! DUSTRATS with Adria Regordosa

    05/21/2017 - 11:00am

    Sir Muffin Muffinsson is a valiant, watchful cat charged with the care and keeping of baby Emma while she sleeps. It’s a busy job, and this week Sir Muffin forgot to do the tidying up! Seven days worth of dust springs to life in the form of “Dustrats,” mischievous little imps who run amok through the house. While Sir Muffin chases the critters from room to room with his trusty vacuum, Emma’s vivid dreams begin to morph the world around him: An ocean in the bathroom, a magic kingdom in the attic, things are getting out of control!

    Dustrats: Or, the Adventures of Sir Muffin Muffinsson Cover Image
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9781576878217
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: POW! - May 16th, 2017

    Sir Muffin Muffinsson is a valiant, watchful cat charged with the care and keeping of baby Emma while she sleeps. It's a busy job, and this week Sir Muffin forgot to do the tidying up Seven days worth of dust springs to life in the form of "Dustrats," mischievous little imps who run amok through the house.


    BK: Beginning Readers Club discusses LULU AND THE BRONTOSAURUS

    05/06/2017 - 11:00am
    Lulu and the Brontosaurus Cover Image
    By Judith Viorst, Lane Smith (Illustrator)
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9781416999621
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    Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 3rd, 2012

    Now in paperback, an illustrated chapter book from industry legends Judith Viorst and Lane Smith

    I'm gonna, I'm gonna, I'm gonna, gonna, get
    a bronto-bronto-bronto-bronto-saurus for a pet


    BK: Middle Readers Club discusses HOLES

    06/17/2017 - 11:00am
    Holes Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780440414803
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    Published: Yearling Books - May 9th, 2000

    Winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award This #1 New York Times bestselling, modern classic in which boys are forced to dig holes day in and day out is now available with a splashy new look.


    BK: Kirsten Hall and Matt Forsythe present THE GOLD LEAF

    04/22/2017 - 2:00pm

     

    A gold leaf appears in the forest. As soon as the animals notice it, each wants it more than anything else in the world. But in their struggle for it, the leaf is destroyed. Heartbroken, the animals wonder: Will we ever again see such a leaf?

    The Gold Leaf Cover Image
    By Kirsten Hall, Matthew Forsythe (Illustrator)
    $18.95
    ISBN: 9781592702145
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    Published: Enchanted Lion Books - May 2nd, 2017

    A gold leaf appears in the forest. As soon as the animals notice it, each wants it more than anything else in the world. But in their struggle for it, the leaf is destroyed. Heartbroken, the animals wonder: Will we ever again see such a leaf?


    BK: (Hi)storytime with Tracy Nelson Maurer!

    04/23/2017 - 11:00am


     

    Sometimes the best stories are the true ones! Join us for a special edition of Sunday Storytime in Brooklyn with nonfiction author extraordinaire, Tracy Nelson Maurer! She will be reading from two of her new books, Noah Webster's Fighting Words and John Deere, That's Who! 

    About Tracy:

    Noah Webster's Fighting Words Cover Image
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9781467794107
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    Published: Millbrook Press - April 1st, 2017

    Noah Webster, famous for writing the first dictionary of the English language as spoken in the United States, was known in his day for his bold ideas and strong opinions about, well, everything. Spelling, politics, laws, you name it--he had something to say about it.


    John Deere, That's Who! Cover Image
    By Tracy Nelson Maurer, Tim Zeltner (Illustrator)
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781627791298
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    Published: Henry Holt & Company - March 28th, 2017

    Back in the 1830s, who was a young blacksmith from Vermont, about to make his mark on American history? John Deere, that's who

    Who moved to Illinois, where farmers were struggling to plow through the thick, rich soil they called gumbo? Who tinkered and tweaked and tested until he invented a steel plow that sliced into the prairie easy as you please?


    BK: Storytime! NOT QUITE NARWHAL with Jessie Sima

    04/09/2017 - 11:00am

     

     

    Not Quite Narwhal Cover Image
    By Jessie Sima, Jessie Sima (Illustrator)
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781481469098
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    Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2017

    In the tradition of Uni the Unicorn and Gaston, this heartwarming and adorable debut picture book tells the story of a young unicorn who was born under the sea to a family of narwhals.


    BK: J. Robert Lennon presents BROKEN RIVER with Dana Spiotta

    05/09/2017 - 7:00pm

    Broken River Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781555977726
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    Published: Graywolf Press - May 16th, 2017

    The most inventive and entertaining novel to date from "a master of the dark arts" (Kelly Link)


    See You in Paradise: Stories Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781555976934
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    Published: Graywolf Press - November 4th, 2014

    The first substantial collection of short fiction from "a writer with enough electricity to light up the country" (Ann Patchett)


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    Familiar Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781555976255
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Graywolf Press - October 2nd, 2012

    A haunting, enigmatic novel about a woman who is given a second chance--and isn't sure whether she really wants it
    * A Publishers Weekly "Indie Sleeper" * A Powell's Indiespensable Pick * The Nervous Breakdown's October Book Club Pick *


    Innocents and Others Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781501122736
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    Published: Scribner Book Company - November 15th, 2016

    From Dana Spiotta, the author of Eat the Document and Stone Arabia, "A brilliant novel...about female friendship, the limits of love and work, and costs of claiming your right to celebrate your triumphs and own your mistakes" (Elle).


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