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    WORD Presents Courtney Summers for SADIE, with Cristina Arreola, Kara Thomas & Tiffany Jackson

    09/06/2018 - 7:30pm

     

    Joins us as we welcome authors Courtney Summers, Tiffany Jackson, and Kara Thomas to celebrate the release of Summer's book Sadie. There will be a discussion with all three authors, which will be moderated by Cristina Arreola.

    ABOUT THE BOOK

    $5.00
    SKU: summersvoucher

    This voucher will admit one person into the event space.  You may use the voucher toward the purchase of any item in the store inlcuding the purchase of SADIE.  If you purchase the featured title at this location prior to the event you do not have to purchase a voucher as well.


    Sadie Cover Image
    $17.99
    ISBN: 9781250105714
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Wednesday Books - September 4th, 2018

    "A riveting tour de force" -- Kirkus (Starred Review)

    "Summers has pulled no punches when it comes to diving into the darker side of teen lives." --Bustle


    WORD Presents Saul Austerlitz for JUST A SHOT AWAY

    07/17/2018 - 7:30pm

    Join us at WORD for Brooklyn's own Saul Austerlitz as he shares his thrilling account of the Altamont Festival and the dark side of the '60s. 

    ABOUT THE BOOK

    If Woodstock tied the ideals of the '60s together, Altamont unraveled them.

    Just a Shot Away: Peace, Love, and Tragedy with the Rolling Stones at Altamont Cover Image
    $27.99
    ISBN: 9781250083197
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Thomas Dunne Books - July 10th, 2018

    "The most blisteringly impassioned music book of the season." --New York Times Book Review

    A thrilling account of the Altamont Festival--and the dark side of the '60s.

    If Woodstock tied the ideals of the '60s together, Altamont unraveled them.


    $5 admission to this event at our Greenpoint, BK store. Your $5 voucher can be used towards anything in store, including Just a Shot Away. Please note that if you purchase a copy of the book from WORD that there is no need to purchase a voucher.


    Classics Book Group Discusses ALL PASSION SPENT by Vita Sackville-West

    12/08/2018 - 12:00pm

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    All Passion Spent (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780525433972
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Vintage - July 11th, 2017

    Irreverently funny and surprisingly moving, All Passion Spent is the story of a woman who discovers who she is just before it is too late.


    Classics Book Group Discusses LIVING IS EASY by Dorothy West

    11/10/2018 - 12:00pm

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    The Living Is Easy Cover Image
    $16.95
    ISBN: 9781558611474
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Feminist Press - July 1st, 1995

    This stunning first novel by the author of The Wedding is one of only a handful of novels published by black women during the 1940s. It tells the story of Cleo Judson--daughter of southern sharecroppers and wife of "Black Banana King" Bart Judson.


    Classics Book Group Discusses MY ANTONIA by Willa Cather

    10/13/2018 - 12:00pm

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    My Antonia Cover Image
    $7.95
    ISBN: 9780395755143
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Mariner Books - September 21st, 1995

    My Ántonia is one of eight classic American novels featured in the National Endowment for the Arts Big Read initiative, designed to restore reading to the center of American culture. The Big Read provides citizens with the opportunity to read and discuss a single book within their communities and is supported by expansive outreach and publicity campaigns.


    Classics Book Group Discusses OF ONE BLOOD by Pauline Hopkins

    09/08/2018 - 12:00pm

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    Of One Blood: Or, the Hidden Self: The Givens Collection Cover Image
    By Pauline Hopkins, Deborah McDowell (Introduction by)
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780743467698
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Washington Square Press - February 3rd, 2004

    Of One Blood is the last of four novels written by Pauline Hopkins. She is considered by some to be "the most prolific African-American woman writer and the most influential literary editor of the first decade of the twentieth century, though she is one of the lesser known literary figures of the much lauded Harlem Renaissance.


    The Romance Book Club Discusses MY ONE AND ONLY DUKE by Grace Burrowes

    12/01/2018 - 2:45pm

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    My One and Only Duke: Includes a Bonus Novella (Rogues to Riches #1) Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9781538728956
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Forever - November 6th, 2018

    New York Times bestselling author Grace Burrowes introduces us to the unconventional Wentworth family in this charming Regency romance with a Cinderella twist.


    The Romance Book Club Discusses HEART OF THE DRAGON by Gena Showalter

    11/03/2018 - 2:45pm

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    Heart of the Dragon: A Paranormal Romance Novel (Atlantis #1) Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780373775255
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Hqn - January 1st, 2010

    Heart of the Dragon by Gena Showalter released on Dec 22, 2009 is available now for purchase.


    The Romance Book Club Discusses STRIPPED by Zoey Castile

    10/06/2018 - 2:45pm

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    Stripped (Happy Endings #1) Cover Image
    $15.95
    ISBN: 9781496715241
    Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
    Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - August 28th, 2018

    Skilled, sculpted, and sexy, the men of adult entertainment are the kind of guys a woman reserves for her fantasies, not her reality. But is there more to these professional hotties than meets the eye? . . .


    Classics Book Group reads NIGHTWOOD by Djuna Barnes

    08/11/2018 - 12:00pm

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    Nightwood Cover Image
    By Djuna Barnes, Jeanette Winterson (Preface by), T. S. Eliot (Introduction by)
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780811216715
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: New Directions Publishing Corporation - September 26th, 2006

    Nightwood, Djuna Barnes' strange and sinuous tour de force, "belongs to that small class of books that somehow reflect a time or an epoch" (Times Literary Supplement).


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