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    Woke Reads Book Group discusses HOMEGOING

    02/14/2018 - 6:00pm
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    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781101971062
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Vintage - May 2nd, 2017

    Winner of the PEN/ Hemingway Award
    Winner of the NBCC's John Leonard Award
    A New York Times Notable Book
    A Washington Post Notable Book


    Woke Reads Book Group reads THERE ARE MORE BEAUTIFUL THINGS THAN BEYONCE

    01/10/2018 - 6:00pm
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    $14.95
    ISBN: 9781941040539
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Tin House Books - February 14th, 2017

    A TIME Magazine Best Paperback of 2017 One ofOprah Magazine's "Ten Best Books of 2017"

    "This singular poetry collection is a dynamic meditation on the experience of, and societal narratives surrounding, contemporary black womanhood. . . . These exquisite poems defy categorization." --The New Yorker


    Garbage Water Thursdays reads MEMOIRS OF MY MELANCHOLY WHORES

    02/08/2018 - 6:00pm
    Memories of My Melancholy Whores Cover Image
    $13.95
    ISBN: 9781400095940
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    Published: Vintage - November 14th, 2006

    A New York Times Notable Book


    Garbage Water Thursdays reads SMOOTH-TALKING DOG

    01/11/2018 - 6:00pm
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    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781944700089
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    Published: Phoneme Media - December 13th, 2016

    In his biting first full‐length collection in English, Tijuana poet Roberto Castillo Udiarte commiserates with Zona Norte streetwalkers, embodies the desert lizard, and maps a life lived in the dimness of the barroom -- as well as its incisive light.


    JC: Tae Keller presents The Science of Breakable Things

    03/06/2018 - 7:30pm

     

    This event takes place in our Jersey City store. 

    An emotionally-charged new classic about the science of hope, love, and miracles Natalie's uplifting story of using the scientific method to "save" her mother from depression is sure to take root in readers' hearts

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    $16.99
    ISBN: 9781524715663
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - March 6th, 2018

    An emotionally-charged new classic about the science of hope, love, and miracles Natalie's uplifting story of using the scientific process to "save" her mother from depression is sure to take root in readers' hearts


    George O'Connor presents Hermes: Tales of the Trickster

    02/04/2018 - 2:00pm

     

    This event takes place in our Jersey City location.

    Join us at WORD for an afternoon of graphic novels and Greek history with HERMES: TALES OF THE TRICKSTER, with author Gregory O'Connor. 

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    $10.99
    ISBN: 9781626725256
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: First Second - January 30th, 2018

    The New York Times bestselling series continues as author/artist George O'Connor focuses on Hermes, the trickster god in Olympians: Hermes: Tales of the Trickster.


    WORD @ Jersey City Downtown Holiday Market

    12/10/2017 - 12:00pm to 6:30pm

    This event takes place by our Jersey City location.

    Join WORD Bookstores as we bring our favorite holiday book recommendations and beautiful gift selection out onto the plaza for the Historic Downtown SID Holiday Market and Winter Wonderland! 

    Favorite local author David J. Goodwin will be on hand signing his book Left Bank of the Hudson from 2-4pm on Saturday and Sunday. 

    WORD @ Jersey City Downtown Holiday Market

    12/09/2017 - 12:00pm to 6:30pm

    This event takes place by our Jersey City location.

    Join WORD Bookstores as we bring our favorite holiday book recommendations and beautiful gift selection out onto the plaza for the Historic Downtown SID Holiday Market and Winter Wonderland! 

    Favorite local author David J. Goodwin will be on hand signing his book Left Bank of the Hudson from 2-4pm on Saturday and Sunday. 

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