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    JC: Christina Baker Kline and Pam Jenoff in Conversation

    05/22/2017 - 7:30pm

    A Piece of the World Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9780062356260
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: William Morrow & Company - February 21st, 2017

    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

    -Graceful, moving and powerful.-

    --Michael Chabon, New York Times bestselling author of Moonglow


    Orphan Train Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780061950728
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: William Morrow & Company - April 2nd, 2013

    The #1 New York Times Bestseller


    The Orphan's Tale Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780778319818
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    Published: Mira Books - February 21st, 2017

    A New York Times bestseller
    "Readers who enjoyed Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale and Sara Gruen's Water for Elephants will embrace this novel. " --Library Journal

    "Secrets, lies, treachery, and passion.... I read this novel in a headlong rush." --Christina Baker Kline, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train


    The Kommandant's Girl Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780778320586
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    Published: Mira Books - September 27th, 2016

    In her luminous and groundbreaking debut, bestselling author Pam Jenoff shows the unimaginable sacrifices one woman must make in a time of war Nineteen-year-old Emma Bau has been married only three weeks when Nazi tanks thunder into her native Poland.


    JC: Kimberly McCreight and Elizabeth Eulberg (YA)

    05/11/2017 - 7:30pm

     

    Join us for a spirited discussion with YA authors Kimberly McCreight and Elizabeth Eulberg! 

    JC: Sandrine Revel presents GLENN GOULD: A LIFE OFF TEMPO

    05/08/2017 - 7:30pm

    Glenn Gould: A Life Off Tempo Cover Image
    $25.99
    ISBN: 9781681120652
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    Published: Nantier Beall Minoustchine Publishing - December 2016

    Glenn Gould was a Canadian pianist, a child genius who became a worldwide superstar of classical music remembered for, among others, his almost revolutionary interpretations of Bach. This graphic novel biography seeks to understand the eccentric personality behind the persona. Who is the mysterious Glenn Gould? Why did he abruptly end his career as a performing musician?


    JC: Nathan Hill presents THE NIX with Helen Ellis

    05/02/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event will take place in our Jersey City store.

    The Nix Cover Image
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9781101970348
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

    A New York Times 2016 Notable Book
    Entertainment Weekly's #1 Book of the Year
    A Washington Post 2016 Notable Book
    A Slate Top Ten Book

    "Nathan Hill is a maestro." --John Irving


    American Housewife Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781101970997
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    Published: Anchor Books - October 18th, 2016

    Meet the women of American Housewife. They wear lipstick, pearls, and sunscreen, even when it's cloudy. They casserole. They pinwheel. And then they kill a party crasher, carefully stepping around the body to pull cookies from the oven.


    Eating the Cheshire Cat Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780684864419
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    Published: Scribner Book Company - February 13th, 2001

    The debut novel by the author of American Housewife.
    Eating the Cheshire Cat lures us into a world of perfectly planned parties and steep social ladders, where traditional rites of passage take unpredictable and horrifying turns as three girls and their overbearing mothers collide.


    JC: Robert Repino presents D'ARC

    05/10/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event will take place in our Jersey City store.

    The startling saga Robert Repino created with Mort(e) continues in D’Arc, the epic sequel to the first War With No Name book. In the twilight of all life on earth, love survives, but at a cost only the desperate and reckless are willing to pay.

    D'Arc Cover Image
    $26.95
    ISBN: 9781616956868
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    Published: Soho Press - May 9th, 2017

    The startling saga of Mort(e) continues . . .


    Morte Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781616956219
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    Published: Soho Press - February 9th, 2016

    After the war with no name a cat assassin searches for his lost love in Repino's strange, moving sci-fi epic that channels both Homeward Bound and A Canticle for Lebowitz.


    Culdesac Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9781616958190
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    Published: Soho Press - November 15th, 2016

    The war with no name rages on, setting the world on fire. Humanity faces extinction at the hands of the Colony, a race of intelligent ants seeking to overthrow the humans and establish a new order.


    JC: Ross Benes presents THE SEX EFFECT with Jerry Portwood

    05/01/2017 - 7:30pm

    The Sex Effect: Baring Our Complicated Relationship with Sex Cover Image
    By Ross Benes, A. J. Jacobs (Foreword by)
    $26.99
    ISBN: 9781492647423
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    Published: Sourcebooks - April 4th, 2017

    A gripping exploration of the relationship between sex and our society, with a foreword by bestselling author A.J. Jacobs


    JC: Storytime! ICE BOY with David Ezra Stein

    05/13/2017 - 11:00am

     

    Ice Boy Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780763682033
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    Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - April 11th, 2017

    An ice cube in search of adventure stars in a comical (and very cool) tale of transformation from Caldecott Honoree David Ezra Stein.


    JC: David Kushner and Koren Shadmi present RISE OF THE DUNGEON MASTER

    05/09/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event will take place in our Jersey City store.

    Rise of the Dungeon Master tells, in graphic form, the story of Gary Gygax, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, one of the most influential games ever made. Like the game itself, the narrative casts the reader into the adventure from a first person point of view, taking on the roles of the different characters in the story.

    Rise of the Dungeon Master: Gary Gygax and the Creation of D&D Cover Image
    By David Kushner, Koren Shadmi (Illustrator)
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9781568585598
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    Published: Nation Books - May 9th, 2017

    Rise of the Dungeon Master tells, in graphic form, the story of Gary Gygax, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, one of the most influential games ever made. Like the game itself, the narrative casts the reader into the adventure from a first person point of view, taking on the roles of the different characters in the story.


    JC: Rita Williams-Garcia presents CLAYTON BYRD GOES UNDERGROUND

    05/06/2017 - 3:00pm

     

    Clayton feels most alive when he’s with his grandfather, Cool Papa Byrd, and the band of Bluesmen—he can’t wait to join them, just as soon as he has a blues song of his own. But then the unthinkable happens. Cool Papa Byrd dies, and Clayton’s mother forbids Clayton from playing the blues. And Clayton knows that’s no way to live.

    Clayton Byrd Goes Underground Cover Image
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9780062215918
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    Published: Amistad Press - May 9th, 2017

    From beloved Newbery Honor winner and three-time Coretta Scott King Award winner Rita Williams-Garcia comes a powerful and heartfelt novel about loss, family, and love that will appeal to fans of Jason Reynolds and Kwame Alexander.


    JC: YA Oughta discusses FALLING OVER SIDEWAYS

    08/16/2017 - 6:00pm
    Falling Over Sideways Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780545863254
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 30th, 2017

    It's not easy being Claire. (Really.)


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