You are here

Jersey City

    JC: The Power of Nice in the Age of Tinder, Twitter, and Trump: Ann Shoket and Kelly Williams Brown in Conversation

    04/05/2017 - 7:30pm

    The Big Life: Embrace the Mess, Work Your Side Hustle, Find a Monumental Relationship, and Become the Badass Babe You Were Meant to Cover Image
    By Ann Shoket, Michelle Phan (Foreword by)
    $24.99
    ISBN: 9781623368241
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Rodale Books - March 14th, 2017

    Millennial women are changing what it means to be powerful and successful in the world for everyone. Forever. You want The Big Life that delicious cocktail of passion, career, work, ambition, respect, money, and a monumental relationship. And you want it on your own terms. Forget climbing some corporate ladder, you want a career with twists and turns and adventure.


    Gracious: A Practical Primer on Charm, Tact, and Unsinkable Strength: Including Instructions on Being Kind When You Don T Feel L Cover Image
    $22.99
    ISBN: 9781623367978
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Rodale Books - April 4th, 2017

    From New York Times bestselling author of Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps Kelly Williams Brown comes a funny, charming guide to modern civility in these yes, we'll say it rather uncivil times.


    Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9781455516902
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 7th, 2013

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERIf you graduated from college but still feel like a student . . . if you wear a business suit to job interviews but pajamas to the grocery store . . . if you have your own apartment but no idea how to cook or clean . . . it's OK. But it doesn't have to be this way.


    JC: Storytime! A SEASON TO BEE with Carlos Aponte

    05/06/2017 - 11:00am

    A Season to Bee Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781101995709
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Price Stern Sloan - January 31st, 2017

    Fashion illustrator Carlos Aponte gives readers front row seats to the runway show of the season Join Miss V. McQueen and her band of fashion bugs as they flit and flutter their brilliant colors down the catwalk. Ladybug reds, butterfly golds, and grasshopper greens provide young readers with a chic introduction to the colors found all around us.


    JC: Storytime! GEORGIE'S BEST BAD DAY with Ruth Chan

    04/22/2017 - 11:00am

    In Georgie's Best Bad Day, Georgie and Friends are all having a bad day. So this cat and his crew of adorable animals decide to do their favorite things to turn their day around.

    They make pickles . . . They try knitting . . . They even bake a cake . . . and their bad day only gets worse!

    But in this gorgeous and silly picture book from author and illustrator Ruth Chan, Georgie and Friends learn that bad days always go away when you're with friends, even if your head gets stuck in a pickle jar!

     

    About the Author/Illustrator: 

    Georgie's Best Bad Day Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781626722705
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 18th, 2017

    In Georgie's Best Bad Day, Georgie and Friends are all having a bad day. So this cat and his crew of adorable animals decide to do their favorite things to turn their day around.

    They make pickles . . . They try knitting . . . They even bake a cake . . . and their bad day only gets worse


    JC: Sandra Uwiringiyimana Presents HOW DARE THE SUN RISE?

    05/16/2017 - 7:30pm

    This profoundly moving memoir is the remarkable and inspiring true story of Sandra Uwiringiyimana, a girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo who tells the tale of how she survived a massacre, immigrated to America, and overcame her trauma through art and activism.

    Sandra was just ten years old when she found herself with a gun pointed at her head. She had watched as rebels gunned down her mother and six-year-old sister in a refugee camp. Remarkably, the rebel didn’t pull the trigger, and Sandra escaped.

    How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child Cover Image
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9780062470140
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Katherine Tegen Books - May 16th, 2017

    This profoundly moving memoir is the remarkable and inspiring true story of Sandra Uwiringiyimana, a girl from the Democratic Republic of the Congo who tells the tale of how she survived a massacre, immigrated to America, and overcame her trauma through art and activism.


    JC: Storytime! LUCINDA'S MAGICAL YOGA ADVENTURE with Betty Larrea

    04/01/2017 - 11:00am

    Lucinda's Magical Yoga Adventure Cover Image
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9780578151465
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Be Yoga Be Love Press - December 1st, 2014

    Children will join Lucinda in exploring popular yoga poses, as they pretend to be the animals and characters they meet in the story. All they need is a little imagination a magic wand and yoga to discover their connection to themselves, their bodies and the world around them.


    Alyssa Mastromonaco presents WHO THOUGHT THIS WAS A GOOD IDEA? with Lea Goldman

    03/22/2017 - 7:30pm

    Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House Cover Image
    $27.00
    ISBN: 9781455588220
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Twelve - March 21st, 2017

    p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Arial} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: center; font: 12.0px Arial; min-height: 14.0px} p.p3 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-align: center; font: 12.0px Arial} p.p4 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; text-indent: 36.0px; font: 12.0px Arial} If your funny older sister were the former deputy chief of staff to President Ba


    Jeff VanderMeer presents BORNE with Ann VanderMeer

    05/03/2017 - 7:30pm

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Borne Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9780374115241
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: MCD - April 25th, 2017

    JC: Much Ado About Classics discusses THE SAILOR WHO FELL FROM GRACE WITH THE SEA

    11/16/2017 - 6:00pm
    The Sailor Who Fell from Grace with the Sea Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780679750154
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Vintage - May 31st, 1994

    Yukio Mishima's "The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea" explores the vicious nature of youth that is sometimes mistaken for innocence.


    JC: Much Ado About Classics discusses NIGHTWOOD

    10/19/2017 - 6:00pm
    Nightwood Cover Image
    By Djuna Barnes, Jeanette Winterson (Preface by), T. S. Eliot (Introduction by)
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780811216715
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - September 26th, 2006

    Nightwood, Djuna Barnes' strange and sinuous tour de force, "belongs to that small class of books that somehow reflect a time or an epoch" (Times Literary Supplement).


    Pages