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    BK: The Pitchfork Review Party

    01/15/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Join The Pitchfork Review for a celebration of Issue 4! Pitchfork editor-in-chief Mark Richardson, Meredith Graves from Perfect Pussy, writer Hazel Cills, and Rookie staff writer Estelle Tang will be on hand to read -- and more.

    BK: VONA Voices with Elmaz Abinader, Vanessa Martir, and Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela

    01/14/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    This House, My Bones Cover Image
    $18.95
    ISBN: 9780989735766
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Willow Books/Aquarius Press - October 1st, 2014

    Poetry. Middle Eastern Studies. The conversation with history is witnessed by the earth and etches the collisions on its body every rock and road, riverbed and meadow hold the marks of migrations, escapes, exiles, alienations, aging and evolutions. In THIS HOUSE, MY BONES, the body and the earth exchange their positions and perspectives.


    Woman's Cry: Llanto de La Mujer Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780975945384
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Augustus Publishing, Inc. - May 1st, 2007

    India Maldonado has lived two seemingly opposite lives for years. A senior at Columbia University, her love for a drug dealer takes her down a dangerous path of trying to hold on to something that’s out of her control. But her future no longer looks as promising as it once did, and she realizes that she has to turn her life around.


    Dismantle: An Anthology of Writing from the VONA/Voices Writing Workshop Cover Image
    By Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela (Editor), Andrea Walls (Editor), Adriana Ramirez (Editor)
    $19.95
    ISBN: 9780989747417
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Thread Makes Blanket Press - May 1st, 2014

    Voices of Our Nation Arts Foundation (VONA) was founded by Elmaz Abinader, Junot Diaz, Victor Diaz and Diem Jones in 1999. Each envisioned an arts organization that could change the landscape for writers of color by supporting individual writer growth, creating a platform for community engagement and providing a workshop and mentor focus to expand writing opportunities.


    BK: Jose Pagliery presents Bitcoin and the Future of Money

    01/13/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Bitcoin: And the Future of Money Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9781629370361
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Triumph Books (IL) - September 1st, 2014

    Bitcoin first appeared in 2009, and it's already challenging everything we've come to accept about money, financial institutions, and even government. The digital currency can be nearly anonymous. And it can be traded internationally--without the fees, government regulation, and bank oversight of paper money. But Bitcoin is still risky. Its value fluctuates wildly.


    BK: Zombie Night with John L. Campbell and Roger Ma

    01/07/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Drifters Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780425272657
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Berkley Books - January 6th, 2015

    The survivors of the Omega Virus make a desperate effort to find the living. But the walking dead aren't done with them yet...

    Helicopter pilot Vladimir Yurish is a man of his word. The last thing he wants is to abandon the safety of the U.S.S. Nimitz and his newly adopted son Ben. Still, a promise is a promise, no matter how close to death it brings him...


    The Zombie Combat Field Guide: A Coloring and Activity Book for Fighting the Living Dead Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780425278369
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Berkley Books - January 6th, 2015

    The Zombie Combat Manual provided potential zombie fighters with comprehensive instructions on how to do battle in the inevitable outbreak of an undead plague. However, even the most comprehensive advice is useless without study and practice.


    BK: Art of Literary Translation: How Meaning Translates Across Languages

    01/06/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Join translator Alex Zucker, winner of an English PEN Award for Writing in Translation and the ALTA National Translation Award, and Fluent City teacher Julia Livi, author of the bilingual children’s book series “Voltaire: The Franco-American Hipster Dog,” for a lively discussion on how the intended reader of a book, blog or article shapes the words that land on a page.

    The Devil's Workshop Cover Image
    By Jachym Topol, Alex Zucker (Translator)
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781846274176
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Portobello Books - August 1st, 2013

    BK Classics Book Group: Sense and Sensibility

    12/12/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Sense and Sensibility Cover Image
    $6.95
    ISBN: 9780307386878
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Vintage - September 4th, 2007

    In its marvelously perceptive portrayal of two young women in love, Sense and Sensibility is the answer to those critics and readers who believe that Jane Austen's novels, despite their perfection of form and tone, lack strong feeling.


    BK Classics Book Group: The Turning of the Screw

    11/14/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    The Turn of the Screw Cover Image
    By Henry James, David Bromwich (Editor), David Bromwich (Introduction by)
    $8.00
    ISBN: 9780141441351
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Penguin Books - September 27th, 2011

    A chilling ghost story, wrought with tantalising ambiguity, Henry James's The Turn of the Screw is edited with an introduction and notes by David Bromwich in Penguin Classics.


    BK Classics Book Group: Rebecca

    10/17/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    This month's discussion is a week later than usual.

    Rebecca Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780380730407
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: William Morrow & Company - September 5th, 2006

    With these words, the reader is ushered into an isolated gray stone mansion on the windswept Cornish coast, as the second Mrs. Maxim de Winter recalls the chilling events that transpired as she began her new life as the young bride of a husband she barely knew.


    BK Classics Book Group: We

    09/12/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    We Cover Image
    By Yevgeny Zamyatin, Natasha Randall (Translator), Bruce Sterling (Foreword by)
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780812974621
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Modern Library - July 11th, 2006

    Translated by Natasha Randall
    Foreword by Bruce Sterling


    BK Classics Book Group: A Room With a View

    08/08/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    A Room with a View Cover Image
    $11.00
    ISBN: 9780679724766
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Vintage Books USA - October 23rd, 1989

    First published in 1908, A Room with a View portrays the love of a British woman for an expatriate living in Italy. Caught up in a world of social snobbery, Forster's heroine, Lucy Honeychurch, finds herself constrained by the claustrophobic influence of her British guardians, who encourage her to take up with a well-connected boor.


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