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    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: Special Order: Please email for availability
    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).


    BK: Anne Elizabeth Moore presents BODY HORROR with Amy Rose Spiegel

    05/10/2017 - 7:00pm

    Body Horror: Capitalism, Fear, Misogyny, Jokes Cover Image
    $16.95
    ISBN: 9781940430881
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    Published: Curbside Splendor Publishing - May 9th, 2017

    "Books We're Excited About in 2017" (Chicago Tribune)
    "Books We Can't Wait to Read in 2017" (Chicago Reader)


    Threadbare: Clothes, Sex, and Trafficking Cover Image
    By Anne Elizabeth Moore (Editor), The Ladydrawers (Illustrator)
    $13.95
    ISBN: 9781621067399
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    Published: Microcosm Publishing - May 3rd, 2016

    Threadbare draws the connections between the international sex and garment trades and human trafficking in a beautifully illustrated comics series. Anne Elizabeth Moore, in reports illustrated by top-notch comics creators, pulls at the threads of gender, labor, and cultural production to paint a concerning picture of a human rights in a globalized world.


    Cambodian Grrrl: Self-Publising in Phnom Penh Cover Image
    $7.95
    ISBN: 9781934620892
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    Published: Microcosm Publishing - September 3rd, 2011

    In Cambodian Grrrl: Self-Publishing in Phnom Penh, writer and independent publisher Anne Elizabeth Moore brings her experience in the American cultural underground to Cambodia, a country known mostly for the savage extermination of around 2 million of its own under the four-year reign of the Khmer Rouge.


    Action: A Book about Sex Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9781455534494
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    Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 17th, 2016

    With whip-smart prose, reminiscent of Roxane Gay and Meghan Daum, ACTION interweaves Spiegel's own sexual autobiography with loving advice on one-night stands, relationships, and everything in between.


    (MAKEUP DAY) BK: Middle Readers Club Reads FROM THE MIXED-UP FILES OF MRS. BASIL E. FRANKWEILER

    05/27/2017 - 11:00am
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    $8.99
    ISBN: 9780689711817
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    Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers -

    2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the beloved classic From the Mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler.


    BK: Romance Book Group reads AN EXTRAORDINARY UNION

    08/05/2017 - 2:45pm
    An Extraordinary Union Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781496707444
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    Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - March 28th, 2017

    An Entertainment Weekly TOP 10 ROMANCE BOOKS OF THE YEAR
    A Bookpage TOP PICK
    A Kirkus BEST BOOKS OF 2017
    A Vulture TOP 10 ROMANCE BOOKS OF 2017
    A Publishers Weekly BEST BOOKS OF 2017
    A Booklist TOP 10 ROMANCE FICTION 2017


    BK: Romance Book Group reads A SUMMER TO REMEMBER

    07/01/2017 - 2:45pm
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    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780440236634
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    Published: Dell - March 4th, 2003

    "Matchless storyteller"(Romantic Times) Mary Balogh weaves a tantalizing web of wit and seduction in her new novel--an irresistible tale of two unlikely lovers and one unforgettable summer.


    BK: Romance Book Group reads MOON CALLED

    06/03/2017 - 2:45pm
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    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780441013814
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    Published: Ace Books - February 1st, 2006

    THE FIRST MERCY THOMPSON NOVEL

    Moon Called is the novel that introduced Patricia Briggs's Mercy Thompson to the world and launched a #1 bestselling phenomenon...


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