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    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

    Housecat turned assassin, Mort(e), and canine heroine, Sheba, must battle a horde of amphibious creatures intent on exterminating mankind in Repino's strange, moving sci-fi epic.


    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 with Austin Grossman

    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.


    Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture Cover Image
    $17.00
    ISBN: 9780812972153
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    Published: Random House Trade - May 11th, 2004

    Masters of Doom is the amazing true story of the Lennon and McCartney of video games: John Carmack and John Romero. Together, they ruled big business. They transformed popular culture. And they provoked a national controversy.


    Crooked Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780316198523
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    Published: Mulholland Books - August 2nd, 2016

    Acclaimed novelist Austin Grossman reimagines the ultimate American antihero.


    You Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780316198547
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    Published: Little Brown and Company - April 8th, 2014

    "A razor-sharp comedy and a smart meditation on the nature of gaming." --"Boston Globe"


    Soon I Will Be Invincible Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780307279866
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Vintage Books USA - June 10th, 2008

    Doctor Impossible--evil genius, would-be world conqueror--languishes in prison. Shuffling through the cafeteria line with ordinary criminals, he wonders if the smartest man in the world has done the smartest thing he could with his life. After all, he's lost every battle he's ever fought. But this prison won't hold him forever.


    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

    National Book Award Finalist * Kirkus Best Books of 2017 * Horn Book Best Books of 2017 * Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2017 * School Library Journal Best Books of 2017 * NAACP Image Awards Nominee * Chicago Public Library Best Books * Boston Globe Best Books of 2017


    JC: YA Oughta discusses FALLING OVER SIDEWAYS

    08/16/2017 - 6:00pm
    Falling Over Sideways Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780545863254
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    Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 30th, 2017

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


    JC: YA Oughta discusses THE SIREN

    07/19/2017 - 6:00pm
    The Siren Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780062392008
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    Published: Harper Teen - May 2nd, 2017

    #1 New York Times bestseller

    A sweeping stand-alone fantasy romance from Kiera Cass, author of the Selection series.


    JC: YA Oughta discusses NEED

    06/21/2017 - 6:00pm
    Need Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9780544938830
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    Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 4th, 2017

    "No one gets something for nothing. We all should know better." Teenagers at Wisconsin's Nottawa High School are drawn deeper into a social networking site that promises to grant their every need . . . regardless of the consequences. Soon the site turns sinister, with simple pranks escalating to malicious crimes. The body count rises.


    JC: Metaphrog Presents THE LITTLE MERMAID (Graphic Novel)

    05/20/2017 - 2:00pm

     

    The Little Mermaid Cover Image
    $13.99
    ISBN: 9781629917399
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    Published: Nbm/Papercutz - April 4th, 2017

    The Little Mermaid is Hans Christian Andersen's most celebrated tale and is beautifully adapted here as a graphic novel by the Eisner award nominated duo Metaphrog (Sandra Marrs and John Chalmers), winners of the Sunday Herald Scottish Culture Awards Best Visual Artist 2016, and authors of the acclaimed The Red Shoes and Other Tales.


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

    04/22/2017 - 11:00am

    This event will take place in our Jersey City store.

    Kids! Parents! Gather round! Ruth Chan will read from her latest book, Georgie's Best Bad Day, and make your Saturday terrific.

    Georgie's Best Bad Day Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781626722705
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    Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 18th, 2017

    Perfect for anyone cranky, crabby, grumpy... or all of the above

    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


    Where's the Party?: A Picture Book Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781626722699
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    Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 5th, 2016

    Georgie the cat loves throwing parties for his friends. All his parties have balloons, lights, delicious cake, and most importantly, everyone has an unforgettable time.


    Mervin the Sloth Is about to Do the Best Thing in the World Cover Image
    By Colleen AF Venable, Ruth Chan (Illustrator)
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9780062338471
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    Published: Greenwillow Books - September 13th, 2016

    Mervin the Sloth is just standing there quietly when giant letters drop onto the page: "Mervin the Sloth is about to do the best thing in the world." But what is the best thing in the world? What is Mervin about to do?


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