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    BK Romance Book Group: Motorcycle Man

    12/06/2014 - 2:45pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Motorcycle Man Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9781455599240
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Forever - January 28th, 2014

    FIRST TIME IN PRINT
    Get ready to ride . . .


    BK Music Writing Book Group: The Hacienda

    12/13/2014 - 3:00pm

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    The Hacienda: How Not to Run a Club Cover Image
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9780062307958
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: It Books - April 22nd, 2014

    The acclaimed and wildly outlandish inside account of England's most notorious music club, The Hacienda, from Peter Hook, the New York Times bestselling author of Unknown Pleasures and co-founder of Joy Division and New Order--a story of music, gangsters, drugs, and violence, available for the first time in the United States.


    BK Music Writing Book Group: Violence Girl

    11/08/2014 - 3:00pm

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    Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story Cover Image
    $17.95
    ISBN: 9781936239122
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Feral House - September 27th, 2011

    The proximity of the East L.A. barrio to Hollywood is as close as a short drive on the 101 freeway, but the cultural divide is enormous. Born to Mexican-born and American-naturalized parents, Alicia Armendariz migrated a few miles west to participate in the free-range birth of the 1970s punk movement.


    BK Indie Press Book Group: Excavation: A Memoir

    09/20/2014 - 11:00am

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    Excavation: A Memoir Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781892061706
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Future Tense Books - July 18th, 2014

    Wendy C. Ortiz was an only child and a bookish, insecure girl living with alcoholic parents in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Her relationship with a charming and deeply flawed private school teacher fifteen years her senior appeared to give her the kind of power teenagers wish for, regardless of consequences.


    BK Book Group: Hunted Down

    09/06/2014 - 12:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Hunted Down: The Detective Stories of Charles Dickens Cover Image
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9780720610000
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Peter Owen Publishers - April 1st, 2014

    Aunique collection of Dickens stories, rarely seen in print, establishing him as one of the masters of the detective genre


    BK: Courtney Mauk and Katherine Hill

    08/14/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.Courtney Elizabeth Mauk (Orion’s Daughters) and Katherine Hill (The Violet Hour) read from and discuss their work.Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

    Orion's Daughters Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9781938126949
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Engine Books - May 6th, 2014

    "It's clear to me that Courtney Elizabeth Mauk is going to be an important new voice of her generation."--Dan Chaon, author of Await Your Reply and Stay Awake


    The Violet Hour Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781476710334
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Scribner Book Company - August 12th, 2014

    A pitch-perfect, emotionally riveting novel about the fracturing of a marriage and a family: "A gripping debut" (People) from an award-winning young writer with superb storytelling instincts.


    BK: Learn a Language with Benny Lewis

    08/10/2014 - 2:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.Language-learning expert Benny Lewis (Fluent in 3 Months) presents a meet-up and signing. Come learn the quickest paths to fluency, talk to other glossophiles, and bring questions for Lewis.Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

    Fluent in 3 Months: How Anyone at Any Age Can Learn to Speak Any Language from Anywhere in the World Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780062282699
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: HarperOne - March 11th, 2014

    Benny Lewis, who speaks over ten languages--all self-taught--runs the largest language-learning blog in the world, Fluent In 3 Months. Lewis is a full-time "language hacker," someone who devotes all of his time to finding better, faster, and more efficient ways to learn languages.


    BK: John Marciano presents Whatever Happened to the Metric System

    08/12/2014 - 7:00pm

    This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.How did the inch beat the centimeter? John Marciano presents his witty history of the origins of measurement systems, the combination of intellect and circumstance that resulted in the metric system's creation in France, and America's stubborn adherence to the hybrid United States Customary System ever since.Facebook RSVP requested but not required.

    Whatever Happened to the Metric System?: How America Kept Its Feet Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9781608194759
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - August 5th, 2014

    The system of measurement for most of the world is the metric system, and for a time in the 1970s the United States appeared ready to switch from American standard measurement. The reasons it never happened get to the root of who we think we are, just as American measurements are woven into the ways we think.


    BK YA Not? Book Group: Pointe

    08/16/2014 - 1:00pm

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    Pointe Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780399160349
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: G. P. Putnam's Sons - April 10th, 2014

    Theo is better now.
    She's eating again, dating guys who are almost appropriate, and well on her way to becoming an elite ballet dancer. But when her oldest friend, Donovan, returns home after spending four long years with his kidnapper, Theo starts reliving memories about his abduction and his abductor.


    BK Romance Book Group: Destiny's Surrender

    09/06/2014 - 2:45pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Destiny's Surrender Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780062231109
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Avon Books - September 24th, 2013

    The child he didn't know he had . . .


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