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    BK: Hannah Pittard and Tom Bouman

    11/06/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Authors Hannah Pittard (Reunion, The Fates Will Find Their Way) and Tom Bouman (Dry Bones in the Valley) present a reading, joint Q&A, and signing.

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    Reunion Cover Image
    $25.00
    ISBN: 9781455553617
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 7th, 2014

    The author of the highly acclaimed The Fates Will Find Their Way returns with a novel about a far-flung family reunited for one weekend by their father's death.


    Dry Bones in the Valley Cover Image
    $24.95
    ISBN: 9780393243024
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 7th, 2014

    In Wild Thyme, Pennsylvania, secrets and feuds go back generations. The lone policeman in a small township on the sparse northern border, Henry Farrell expected to spend his mornings hunting and fishing, his evenings playing old-time music. Instead, he has watched the steady encroachment of gas drilling bring new wealth and erode neighborly trust.


    BK: Brian Wood presents The New York Four with Alex Cox

    11/05/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    In honor of his new graphic novel The New York Four Brian Wood will be in conversation with Alex Cox, deputy director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.

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    New York Four Cover Image
    By Brian Wood, Ryan Kelly (Illustrator)
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9781616556051
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Dark Horse Books - November 18th, 2014

    Worlds collide when four young women begin college at the prestigious New York University. Shy, literate Riley, overachieving but naive Lona, laid-back West Coaster Ren, and working-class girl Merissa claim newfound freedom living in the big city. But that freedom comes at a price: roommate drama, mysterious love interests, school troubles, and family conflicts. Welcome to adulthood


    BK: Art and Monsters with Eimear McBride and Jenny Offill

    11/01/2014 - 5:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Buzzfeed Books editor Isaac Fitzgerald hosts a conversation with Bailey Prize winner/debut author Eimear McBride (A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing) and novelist Jenny Offill (Dept. of Speculation).

    Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.

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    A Girl Is a Half-Formed Thing Cover Image
    $24.00
    ISBN: 9781566893688
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Coffee House Press - September 9th, 2014

    Winner, Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2014
    Winner, Desmond Elliott Prize, 2014
    Winner, Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year, 2014
    Winner, Goldsmiths Prize, 2013
    Finalist for the Folio Prize
    Shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize

    NPR's Best Books of 2014
    The New York Times Book Review 100 Notable Books of 2014


    Dept. of Speculation Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780345806871
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Vintage Books - October 7th, 2014

    ONE OF THE 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR - THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
    A Best Book of the Year: The New Yorker, The Boston Globe, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Vogue.com, Electric Literature, Buzzfeed


    Brooklyn BabyFest Storytime

    11/01/2014 - 11:00am

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Join Jenny for storytime and an activity! Attendees will receive a discount at the door of the Brooklyn BabyFEST, taking place starting at noon at the Brooklyn Expo Center.

    BK Book Group: The Forbidden Game

    01/03/2015 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

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    The Forbidden Game: Golf and the Chinese Dream Cover Image
    $18.99
    ISBN: 9781851689484
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: ONEWorld Publications - July 15th, 2014

    In China, just because something is banned, doesn't mean it can't boom... Statistically, zero percent of the Chinese population plays golf, still known as the "rich man's game" and considered taboo. Yet China is in the midst of a golf boom -- hundreds of new courses have opened in the past decade, despite it being illegal for anyone to build them.


    BK Book Group: I Called Him Necktie

    12/06/2014 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

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    I Called Him Necktie Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9781939931146
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: New Vessel Press - September 9th, 2014

    "The best of the best from this year's bountiful harvest of uncommonly strong offerings ... Deeply original." --O, The Oprah Magazine

    "Milena Michiko Flasar's beautiful novel ... is a story about freedom and responsibility, and it results in an almost Sartrean meditation."--Times Literary Supplement


    BK: Star Wars Day Celebration

    10/11/2014 - 1:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

    Celebrate The Force at our sidewalk table activity station. We'll have donuts, games, and more.

     

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    BK: Joseph Di Prisco and Subway to California

    10/29/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.In 1961, the Di Prisco family fled Brooklyn -- and the FBI. Joseph Di Prisco returns to discuss his father’s life of crime and his family’s tangled history with his memoir Subway to California. Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.

    Subway to California Cover Image
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    ISBN: 9781940207353
    Availability: Out of Print
    Published: Rare Bird Books - June 24th, 2014

    In 1961, the Di Priscos fled Brooklyn--and the FBI. The father was a gambler and bookmaker, and agents chased him into the Long Island woods because he was implicated in police corruption. At thirty-five he escaped to a strange place called California, where his wife and two of her four sons joined him. One member of the family graduated high school, and he would make books of a different sort.


    BK: Gotham Writers' Workshop: Dialogue With Pete Jensen

    10/26/2014 - 2:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Join Pete Jensen for a writing workshop on dialogue, sponsored by Gotham Writers. Pete Jensen has developed original TV series for diverse production companies and he wrote the feature screenplay Derwin's Shadow, which won a development grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. He wrote and directed the award-winning short film "Charlie Primitive," which screened at over twenty festivals across the U.S. and Europe. His prose has been published in such literary magazines as Swink.

    BK: Scary Stories with Christopher Buehlman, Tobias Carroll, Michael Cisco, and Katherine Howe

    10/22/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.Get ready for Halloween with Christopher Buelhman (The Necromancer’s House), Tobias Carroll of Vol. 1 Brooklyn, Michael Cisco (Member), and Katherine Howe (editor of The Penguin Book of Witches), who will do their best to give you nightmares with a joint reading and signing.Facebook RSVP encouraged but not required.

    The Lesser Dead Cover Image
    $25.95
    ISBN: 9780425272619
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Berkley Publishing Group - October 7th, 2014

    WINNER OF THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION S BEST HORROR NOVEL OF THE YEAR

    As much F. Scott Fitzgerald as Dean Koontz (#1 "New York Times" bestselling author Patricia Briggs), Christopher Buehlman excels in twisting the familiar into newfound dread in his genre-bending ("California Literary Review") novels.


    The Narrator Cover Image
    $15.49
    ISBN: 9780984603749
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Civil Coping Mechanisms - August 21st, 2010

    The Penguin Book of Witches Cover Image
    By Katherine Howe (Editor), Katherine Howe (Introduction by), Katherine Howe (Notes by)
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780143106180
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Penguin Books - September 30th, 2014

    Chilling real-life accounts of witches, from medieval Europe through colonial America, compiled by the New York Times bestselling author of The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane and Conversion


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