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    BK: Middle Readers Book Club Reads STELLA BY STARLIGHT

    08/19/2017 - 11:00am
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    $8.99
    ISBN: 9781442494985
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    Published: Atheneum Books - March 29th, 2016

    When the Ku Klux Klan's unwelcome reappearance rattles Stella's segregated southern town, bravery battles prejudice in this New York Times bestselling Depression-era "novel that soars" (The New York Times Book Review) that School Library Journal called "storytelling at its finest" in a starred review.


    BK: Beginning Readers Club Reads MY FATHER'S DRAGON

    08/12/2017 - 11:00am
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    $6.99
    ISBN: 9780440421214
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    Published: Yearling Books - December 27th, 2005

    The Newbery Honor-winning classic about a daring dragon rescue


    BK: PEN AMERICA Women in Translation Month: A Reading and Discussion

    08/17/2017 - 7:00pm

    Read Women!

    Only a small fraction of fiction published in English comes to us from authors in other countries, and just a quarter of that is written by women.

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    By Miaojin Qiu, Bonnie Huie (Translator)
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781681370767
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    Published: New York Review of Books - May 2nd, 2017

    The English-language premiere of Qiu Miaojin's coming-of-age novel about queer teenagers in Taiwan, a cult classic in China and winner of the 1995 China Times Literature Award.

    An NYRB Classics Original


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    $13.95
    ISBN: 9781908276629
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    Published: And Other Stories - October 13th, 2015

    A nurse sleeps at the bedside of his dying patients; a wife deceives her husband by never telling him he has cancer; a bedridden man has to be hidden from his demented and amorous eighty-year-old wife. In her poignant and genre-busting debut, Susana Moreira Marques confronts us with our own mortality and inspires us to think about what is important.


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    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781612195162
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    Published: Melville House Publishing - May 24th, 2016

    "The Queue ... has drawn comparisons to Western classics like George Orwell's 1984 and The Trial by Franz Kafka. It represents a new wave of dystopian and surrealist fiction from Middle Eastern writers who are grappling with the chaotic aftermath and stinging disappointments of the Arab Spring." -- The New York Times


    BK: STORYTIME AND DRAWING LESSONS! Free Rain with Author/Illustrator Jose Lucio

    08/06/2017 - 3:00pm

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    By Daniel Wentzel, Jose Lucio (Illustrator)
    $12.00
    ISBN: 9780990890515
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    Published: Annelidical Books - June 6th, 2017

    Through a series of exciting but difficult changes, a group of six chickens embark on their transition from their life in the coop to roaming around the farm as free range chickens. Each chicken has a different feeling about the new situation, and they must all learn to work together in order to leave the barn successfully.


    BK: Gotham Writer's Workshop: Essays and Opinions with Alanna Schubach

    07/16/2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

     

    WORD will be hosting the Gotham Writer's Workshop for a free class on Essay and Opinion.  It will be led by Alanna Schubach.

    BK: Romance Book Group reads THE MADNESS OF LORD IAN MACKENZIE

    10/07/2017 - 2:45pm
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    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780425244463
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    Published: Berkley Books - August 2nd, 2011

    A woman is drawn to a dangerously intruiging man in this unique historical romance from New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Ashley.


    BK: Romance Book Group reads DANGEROUS BOOKS FOR GIRLS

    11/04/2017 - 2:45pm
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    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780990635628
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    Published: Maya Rodale - April 21st, 2015

    BK: Romance Book Group reads GOING DARK

    12/02/2017 - 2:45pm
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    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780399587702
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    Published: Berkley Books - September 5th, 2017

    "A sexy and intense thrill ride."--Entertainment Weekly

    The members of a top secret SEAL Team can't keep their passion under wraps in this thrilling contemporary romantic suspense series from New York Times bestselling author Monica McCarty.

    Like Rome's Lost Legion, a SEAL platoon goes on a mission and vanishes without a trace.


    BK: Romance Book Group reads FANTASY LOVER

    09/03/2017 - 3:00pm
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    $8.99
    ISBN: 9780312979973
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    Published: St. Martin's Press - February 18th, 2002

    Dear Reader,

    Being trapped in a bedroom with a woman is a grand thing. Being trapped in hundreds of bedrooms over two thousand years isn't. And being cursed into a book as a love-slave for eternity can ruin even a Spartan warrior's day.


    BK: Storytime! BILLY BLOO IS STUCK IN GOO with illustrator Ross Burach

    07/30/2017 - 3:00pm

    A rollicking read-aloud with the rhyme, rhythm, and repetition of such classics as I Know an Old Lady and Dr. Seuss's And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street
     

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