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    JC: Jennifer Weiss-Wolf presents PERIODS GONE PUBLIC

    11/07/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event takes place in our Jersey City store. 

    Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity Cover Image
    $24.99
    ISBN: 9781628727975
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Arcade Publishing - October 10th, 2017

    The first book to explore menstruation in the current cultural and political landscape and to investigate the new wave of period activism taking the world by storm.


    JC: Halloween Fun for Kids!

    10/31/2017 - 1:30pm

    The perfect storytime for the younger set! Stop by for some (gently) spooky tales and candy. Costumes encouraged! Facepainting, raffles, and storytimes throughout the day 1:30-9pm.

     

    WORD Presents CHILLTOWN 2017

    10/29/2017 - 10:00am

    Join us at WORD in Jersey City for an entire day of book nerd fun!

    Kick off the day at 10am with Jessie Sima, author of Not Quite Narwhal will lead a storytime of Narwal and Unicorn fun. Welcome the newly relocated author Jesse to Jersey City!

    YA Oughta Book Group Discusses I Am Princess X

    11/15/2017 - 6:00pm
    I Am Princess X Cover Image
    By Cherie Priest, Kali Ciesemier (Illustrator)
    $10.99
    ISBN: 9781338032352
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - April 26th, 2016

    Discussion: November 15th, 2017


    JC: Romance & The Resistance with Alisha Rai and Alyssa Cole

    11/28/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey City Store.

    Wrong to Need You: Forbidden Hearts Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780062566751
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Avon Books - November 28th, 2017

    A Cosmopolitan Best Book of 2017

    Alisha Rai returns with the second novel in her sizzling Forbidden Hearts series

    He wasn't supposed to fall in love with his brother's widow...


    A Hope Divided Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9781496707468
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - November 28th, 2017

    A Library Journal Editors' Pick
    Buzzfeed's THE ULTIMATE BUZZFEED BOOKS GIFT GUIDE
    Bookish "AUTUMN'S 2017 MOST SWOON-WORTHY ROMANCE BOOKS" list


    JC: Mark Fallon presents Unjustifiable Means

    10/30/2017 - 7:30pm

    Unjustifiable Means: The Inside Story of How the CIA, Pentagon, and Us Government Conspired to Torture Cover Image
    $25.95
    ISBN: 9781942872795
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Regan Arts - October 24th, 2017

    From a man who was there at the inception of the United States' torture program, Unjustifiable Means delves into the dark side of the United States government to reveal how our nation evolved to sanction evil.


    JC: Barcade x WORD Co-Present Jonathan Hennessey and Jack McGowan authors of The Comic Book Story of Video Games

    10/17/2017 - 7:30pm

    This event takes place at Barcade Jersey City 163 Newark Ave Jersey City, NJ 07302.

    The Comic Book Story of Video Games: The Incredible History of the Electronic Gaming Revolution Cover Image
    By Jonathan Hennessey, Jack McGowan (Illustrator)
    $18.99
    ISBN: 9780399578908
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Ten Speed Press - October 3rd, 2017

    A complete, illustrated history of video games--highlighting the machines, games, and people who have made gaming a worldwide, billion-dollar industry/artform--told in a graphic novel format.


    JC: YA Oughta discusses Everything, Everything

    10/18/2017 - 6:00pm
    Everything, Everything Cover Image
    $10.99
    ISBN: 9780553496673
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Ember - March 7th, 2017

    The instant #1 New York Times bestseller--now a major motion picture starring Amandla Stenberg as Maddy and Nick Robinson as Olly.

    Risk everything . . . for love.


    CANCELLED: JC: Julia Wertz Presents Tenements, Towers, and Trash in Conversation With Lauren Weinstein

    10/09/2017 - 7:30pm

    THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED DUE TO A FAMILY EMERGENCY.

    We will hopefully schedule, but if you'd like to order a signed copy of the book please contact either of our locations. 

    Tenements, Towers & Trash: An Unconventional Illustrated History of New York City Cover Image
    $29.99
    ISBN: 9780316501217
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - October 3rd, 2017

    A New York Times Notable Book of 2017


    JC: Eric Smith presents WELCOME HOME

    10/05/2017 - 7:30pm

     

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location. 

    Welcome Home Cover Image
    $11.99
    ISBN: 9781635830040
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Flux - September 5th, 2017

    Welcome Home collects a number of adoption-themed fictional short stories, and brings them together in one anthology from a diverse range of celebrated Young Adult authors. The all-star roster includes Edgar-award winner Mindy McGinnis, New York Times best-selling authors C.J. Redwine (The Shadow Queen) and William Ritter (Jackaby), and acclaimed YA authors across all genres.


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