Brooklyn

WORD Presents Christopher McDougall for Running With Sherman

10/30/2019 - 7:00pm

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Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524732363
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - October 15th, 2019

"A delight, full of heart and hijinks and humor . . . McDougall is a gifted storyteller who gets to the heart of the human-animal connection." --John Grogan, author of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog


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WORD Presents Susan Plunket

10/29/2019 - 7:00pm

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Mission from Venus Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781789041705
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Published: Cosmic Egg Books - November 1st, 2019

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WORD Presents Annabel Gat for The Astrology of Love & Sex

10/28/2019 - 7:00pm

Bringing the ancient matchmaking tool of astrology into the 21st century, The Astrology of Love & Sex explores the romantic and sensual sides of the zodiac. In 12 detailed chapters, astrologer Annabel Gat divulges how each sign likes to flirt, date, and fool around. This book candidly explores love and lust in today's sexually fluid world: From love philosophies to sexual inclinations, readers will enjoy dissecting and analyzing each passage.

The Astrology of Love & Sex: A Modern Compatibility Guide (Zodiac Signs Book, Birthday and Relationship Astrology Book) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781452173436
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Chronicle Books - July 30th, 2019

The Astrology of Love & Sex: A Modern Compatibility Guide explores the romantic and sensual sides of the zodiac signs.

With unique compatibility profiles matching every sign, as well as a quiz to identify your star match, this is a fun and comprehensive guide to finding true cosmic love.


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WORD Presents Helene Saucedo

10/22/2019 - 7:00pm

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About the Book

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WORD Presents Lara Vapnyar in conversation with Dagmara Dominczyk

10/15/2019 - 7:00pm

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Divide Me By Zero Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781947793422
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Published: Tin House Books - October 15th, 2019

New York Times Editor’s Choice

As a young girl, Katya Geller learned from her mother that math was the answer to everything. Now, approaching forty, she finds this wisdom tested: she has lost the love of her life, she is in the middle of a divorce, and has just found out that her mother is dying. Nothing is adding up.


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The Lullaby of Polish Girls: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812983821
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Random House - February 25th, 2014

Includes an interview featuring Dagmara Dominczyk and Adriana Trigiani

A vibrant, engaging debut novel that follows the friendship of three women from their youthful days in Poland to their complicated, not-quite-successful adult lives
 


WORD Presents Johnny Dwyer for The Districts

10/03/2019 - 7:00pm

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The Districts: Stories of American Justice from the Federal Courts Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781101946541
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Knopf - October 1st, 2019

Johnny Dwyer examines the New York crimes we’ve seen in the news, in movies, and on television—drug trafficking, organized crime, terrorism, corruption, and white-collar crime—while weaving in the nuances that rarely make it into headlines. 
 


$5.00
SKU: dwyervoucher

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WORD Presents Amy Rigby

10/08/2019 - 7:00pm

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“One of America’s greatest songwriters”  Nashville Scene

Girl To City: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780578536163
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Published: Southern Domestic - October 8th, 2019

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WRBG Book Club BK Discusses SULA

09/28/2019 - 3:00pm

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison’s soulful and resonant second novel traces the lives of two unforgettable characters through friendship, betrayal, and reconciliation.

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

TONI MORRISON has been the recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature, the Pulitzer Prize, and the National Book Critics Circle Award. She is the Robert F. Goheen Professor of Humanities at Princeton University. 

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Sula (Vintage International) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781400033430
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Vintage - June 8th, 2004

“Extravagantly beautiful…. Enormously, achingly alive…. A howl of love and rage, playful and funny as well as hard and bitter.” —The New York Times


WORD Presents Felicia Day

10/04/2019 - 7:30pm

FELICIA DAY is the author of Embrace Your Weird: Face Your Fears and Unleash Creativity and a New York Times bestselling memoir, You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost). She is a professional actress who has appeared in numerous television shows and films, including SupernaturalThe Magicians, and Mystery Science Theatre 3000. Felicia is best known for her work in the web video world, behind and in front of the camera.

Dessa: My Own Devices

09/26/2019 - 7:30pm

A memoir in essay form, MY OWN DEVICES: True Stories from the Road on Music, Science, and
 Senseless Love is a glimpse into the life and mind of one of the most
unique artists in the music business, Dessa. Published in hardcover in 2018, the book was met with a diverse
range of fanfare fit for a multifaceted musician like Dessa, earning praise from the likes of Lin Manuel-Miranda
to NPR, it is now available in paperback.
 Dessa is a Minneapolis-born rapper with an inhaler in her backpack and a philosophy degree in her closet.

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