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    Looking for something new and different? Here are some recent recommendations from our partnership with Largehearted Boy.

    In the Largehearted Word series, the WORD staff highlights several new books released this week.

    WORD also hosts the monthly Largehearted Lit reading series, featuring authors who participated in this blog's Book Notes series and musical guests.

    Find out more at Largehearted Boy.

    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781250065667
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Picador USA - April 7th, 2015

    A RIVETING, GROUNDBREAKING ACCOUNT OF HOW THE WAR ON CRIME HAS
    TORN APART INNER-CITY COMMUNITIES


    $28.00
    ISBN: 9780316334310
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    Published: Little Brown and Company - April 14th, 2015


    Raised by unconventional Irish Catholics who knew "how to drink, how to dance, how to talk, and how to stir up the devil," Kate Mulgrew grew up with poetry and drama in her bones. But in her mother, a would-be artist burdened by the endless arrival of new babies, young Kate saw the consequences of a dream deferred.


    $23.00
    ISBN: 9780544303164
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 14th, 2015

    A powerful, timely debut, "The Turner House" marks a major new contribution to the story of the American family.


    $14.95
    ISBN: 9781576877517
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: POW! - April 14th, 2015

    Brooklyn has become a destination in itself, with tourist buses traveling regular routes through the borough to show off its attractions to visitors from afar. Now the younger visitors can take home their own memento of Brooklyn in this interactive scrapbook.