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    JC: Summer Reading Party!

    08/27/2017 - 11:00am

    Have you been traveling through space using your summer reading passport? WORD wants to celebrate all of your hard work, and all of the books you have read and loved! Join us for snacks and refreshments, temporary tattoos, a special collaborative art project, giveaways, and a raffle (drop off your completed passports at the store or turn them in the day of the party to enter!).

    JC: Dar Williams presents WHAT I FOUND IN A THOUSAND TOWNS

    10/13/2017 - 7:30pm

    What I Found in a Thousand Towns: A Traveling Musician's Guide to Rebuilding America's Communities--One Coffee Shop, Dog Run, and Open-Mike Night at a Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9780465098965
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017


    A beloved folk singer presents an impassioned account of the fall and rise of the small American towns she cherishes


    JC: YA Oughta discusses The Girl from Everywhere

    09/20/2017 - 6:00pm
    The Girl from Everywhere Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780062380760
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Greenwillow Books - February 7th, 2017

    The Girl from Everywhere, the first of two books, blends fantasy, history, and a modern sensibility. Its sparkling wit, breathless adventure, multicultural cast, and enchanting romance will dazzle readers of Sabaa Tahir and Leigh Bardugo.


    JC: YA Authors Rin Chupeco and Zoraida Cordova In Conversation

    09/19/2017 - 7:30pm

    The Bone Witch Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781492635826
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Sourcebooks Fire - March 7th, 2017

    A Publishers Weekly Most Anticipated Young Adult Book of Spring 2017

    In the captivating start to a new, darkly lyrical fantasy series for readers of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir, Tea can raise the dead, but resurrection comes at a price...


    JC: Women in Mystery with Sherry Thomas, Juliana Gray and Deanna Raybourn

    09/20/2017 - 7:30pm

     

    WORD is pleased to have three amazing powerhouse women join for one night only in Jersey City to discuss mysteries, female protagonists, and more!

    A Strange Scottish Shore Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780425277089
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Berkley Books - September 19th, 2017

    The acclaimed author of A Most Extraordinary Pursuit brings a dazzling voice and extraordinary plot twists to this captivating Scottish adventure...


    A Conspiracy in Belgravia Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780425281413
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Berkley Books - September 5th, 2017

    The game is afoot as Charlotte Holmes returns in USA Today bestselling author Sherry Thomas's Victorian-set Lady Sherlock series.


    A Perilous Undertaking Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9780451476159
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Berkley Books - January 10th, 2017

    Veronica Speedwell returns in a brand new adventure from Deanna Raybourn, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries...


    JC: Much Ado About Classics discusses A ROOM OF ONE'S OWN

    08/17/2017 - 6:00pm
    A Room of One's Own Cover Image
    $13.99
    ISBN: 9780156787338
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P - December 27th, 1989

    Virginia Woolf's landmark inquiry into women's role in society


    Where's Waldo Party

    08/05/2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

    Have you been on the hunt for Waldo all July? Celebrate all of your hard work tracking him down at WORD. We'll be looking for some EXTRA Waldos among the bookshelves, as well as in the pages of Waldo books (it's more fun to look together!), coloring, enjoying snacks and refreshments, and finally, raffling off the Waldo tote bag full of books and other fun Waldo-related prizes.*

    *If you've completed 10 squares of your passport and turned it in at WORD, you have automatically been entered into the raffle!

    JC: Knitting Meet-up

    07/25/2017 - 7:00pm

     

    It's exactly 5 months until Christmas, and the perfect time to get started on your gifts!

    Children 8+ are welcome with a parent or guardian

    Knitting supplies not provided

    JC: Kasie West & Renee Collins Signing! (YA)

    08/02/2017 - 7:30pm

     

    About LUCKY IN LOVE:

    Lucky in Love Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781338058017
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Point - July 25th, 2017

    Maddie's not impulsive. She's all about hard work and planning ahead. But one night, on a whim, she buys a lottery ticket. And then, to her astonishment --

    She wins


    Until We Meet Again Cover Image
    $10.99
    ISBN: 9781492638018
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Sourcebooks Fire - October 2016

    Will the stars align for Cassandra and Lawrence in Renee Collins' sweeping contemporary romance with a dash of 1920's glamour

    Country clubs and garden parties. The last thing Cassandra wants is to spend the summer before her senior year marooned in a snooty Massachusetts shore town. Cass craves drama and adventure, which is hard when she just feels stuck.


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