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    Romance Book Group reads A STUDY IN SCARLET WOMEN by Sherry Thomas

    04/07/2018 - 12:45pm

    No April fools, this lush and clever reimagining of the iconic detective is our pick for our April 2018 meeting. Check out the rest of the Romance Club offerings for 2018 here

    A Study in Scarlet Women (Lady Sherlock #1) Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780425281406
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Berkley Books - October 18th, 2016

    An NPR Best Book of 2016

    USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas turns the story of the renowned Sherlock Holmes upside down...


    Romance Book Group reads ROOMIES by Christina Lauren

    03/03/2018 - 2:45pm

    Spring into the season with our third Romance Book Club meeting of 2018! Check out all of our offers for this club here

    Roomies Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781501165832
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Gallery Books - December 5th, 2017

    From subway to Broadway to happily ever after. Modern love in all its thrill, hilarity, and uncertainty has never been so compulsively readable as in New York Times and #1 international bestselling author Christina Lauren's (Beautiful Bastard, Dating You / Hating You) new romance.

    Marriages of convenience are so...inconvenient.


    Romance Book Group reads THE CLAIMING OF SLEEPING BEAUTY

    02/03/2018 - 2:45pm

    Romance Book Club February meeting! Check out all of our offers for this club here

    The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780452281424
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Penguin Books - May 1st, 1999

    Before E.L. James' Fifty Shades of Grey and Sylvia Day's Bared to You, there was Anne Rice's New York Times best seller The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty


    Romance Book Group reads ARABELLA by Georgette Heyer

    01/06/2018 - 2:45pm

    VENUE CHANGE! Due to construction at WORD the club will meet at Broken Land bar which is right across Franklist St. 

    First of our Romance Book Club meetings of 2018! Check out all of our offers for this club here

    Arabella Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781402219467
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - August 1st, 2009

    "Georgette Heyer is the Queen of the Regency Romance. Long may she reign " --New York Times bestselling author LAUREN WILLIG

    Deliciously feisty and exuberant, Arabella Tallant is one of Georgette Heyer's most memorable and engaging heroines


    Geoffrey Owen Cobb Presents Rise and Fall of the Sugar King

    01/18/2018 - 7:00pm

    Join us for an evening with local favorite and historian Geoffrey Cobb for the story of the sugar empire that helped to build Williamsburg as we know it. 

    About the Author:

    The Rise and Fall of the Sugar King: A History of Williamsburg, Brooklyn 1844-1909 Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781978415461
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 19th, 2017

    The history of Williamsburg, Brooklyn and the rise of the American sugar industry are so intertwined that it is impossible to separate them. The Havemeyer family built the world's largest sugar refinery that would be renamed Domino, but also constructed a sugar empire that made Henry Havemeyer one of the richest and most powerful men in America.


    Alexandra Blogier presents The Last Girl on Earth

    01/23/2018 - 7:00pm

     

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    Join us at WORD for a night of young adult sci-fi to celebrate the launch of the new novel The Last Girl on Earth with author Alexandra Blogier.

    Fans of The 5th Wave will devour this heart-pounding sci-fi novel about a girl with a secret: on a near-future Earth taken over by aliens, she is the only human left alive. 

    The Last Girl on Earth Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780399552274
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Delacorte Press - January 23rd, 2018

    Fans of The 5th Wave will devour this heart-pounding sci-fi novel about a girl with a secret: on a near-future Earth taken over by aliens, she is the only human left alive.

    "A celebration of what it means to be human." --Katharine McGee, New York Times bestselling author of The Thousandth Floor


    $5.00
    SKU: BLOGVOUCHER

    One admission to see Alexandra Blogier discuss her book The Last Girl on Earth at WORD Bookstores, Brooklyn on January 23rd at 7:00pm. This voucher can be used in store the evening of the event and is good towards any item in store, including Blogier's new book! 


    BK: Storytime in Your PJs! YAWNING YOGA with Laurie Jordan

    02/04/2018 - 3:30pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    Don your favorite pajamas and join us at WORD for storytime and kid-friendly yoga! Author and yoga instructor Laurie Jordan presents YAWNING YOGA.

    Starting with a gentle Om, Yawning Yoga's simple instructions, gorgeous illustrations, and soothing poetry guide readers through a relaxing routine to end the day. Thoughtful poems depict a series of step-by-step yoga poses. Each of the poses is accompanied by its Sanskrit name, adding to the layers of learning.

    Yawning Yoga Cover Image
    By Laurie Jordan, Diana Mayo (Illustrator)
    $18.95
    ISBN: 9781939775108
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Little Pickle Press - February 24th, 2017

    A beautiful bedtime routine for yogis of any age


    BK: Storytime! GREGORY THE SPIDER with Cynthia Meyer

    02/25/2018 - 3:30pm

     

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    Join us at WORD for a musical storytime with GREGORY THE SPIDER: ROMPING THROUGH THE YEAR, with author Cynthia Meyer. 

    Gregory the Spider: Romping Through the Year Cover Image
    $20.99
    ISBN: 9780692939543
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Bookbaby - November 2nd, 2017

    Join Gregory, a playful and plucky spider, as he journeys through the year and celebrates each Season's special days Parents and kids alike will enjoy Gregory's adventures in this lively read-aloud, sing-along picture book full of vivid illustrations of Gregory and his friends With I-Spy activities included, this is a book that will be enjoyed long after the story ends.


    BK: Storytime! WHEN OLIVER SPEAKS with Kimberly Garvin

    02/18/2018 - 3:00pm

     

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn store.

    Join us at WORD for an afternoon storytime with WHEN OLIVER SPEAKS, with author Kimberly Garvin. 

    When Oliver Speaks Cover Image
    $12.95
    ISBN: 9780999021019
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Indigo River Publishing - July 26th, 2017

    Tara Jepsen presents LIKE A DOG in conversation with Beth Lisick

    12/05/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

    Join us at WORD for a night of great conversation and wine to celebrate the launch of the new novel, LIKE A DOG, with author Tara Jepsen in conversation with Beth Lisick. 

    Like a Dog (City Lights/Sister Spit) Cover Image
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9780872867345
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: City Lights Books - September 26th, 2017

    A scrappy young skateboarder's story of underground worlds and fringe existences, confusing family relationships and the struggle for intimacy.


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