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    BK: Jeffrey Salane presents Justice

    04/09/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn Location.

    Justice Cover Image
    $16.99
    ISBN: 9780545450317
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Scholastic Press - March 31st, 2015

    The fast-paced, action-packed sequel to LAWLESS.
    No more teachers. No more crooks
    M Freeman thought she had finally found a place where she belonged: the Lawless School, where the children of master criminals trained to become master criminals themselves. She took her studies seriously, never suspecting she was a pawn in a dangerous game.


    Lawless (Lawless Book 1) Cover Image
    $6.99
    ISBN: 9780545450300
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Scholastic Press - February 24th, 2015

    An action-packed, globe-spanning adventure begins here

    Welcome to Lawless, where the head of the class is a dangerous place to be.


    **SOLD OUT** John Lydon at St. Vitus

    04/28/2015 - 8:00pm
    *** Tickets for this event are sold out. ***
     

    BK: A Night of Zombie Fiction with David Wellington, John Campbell, and Max Brallier

    04/29/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    In honor of the publication of David Wellington's latest novel, Positive, we bring together three writers of the undead for a lively panel: Wellington, Max Brallier (Can You Survive the Zombie Apocalypse?), and John Campbell (Drifters).

    Positive: A Novel Cover Image
    $26.99
    ISBN: 9780062315373
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    Published: Harper Voyager - April 21st, 2015

    In the bestselling vein of Guillermo Del Toro and Justin Cronin, the acclaimed author of Chimera and The Hydra Protocol delivers his spectacular breakout novel—an entertaining page-turning zombie epic that is sure to become a classic.

    Anyone can be positive . . .


    Can You Survive the Zombie Apocalypse? Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9781451607758
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    Published: Gallery Books - February 8th, 2011

    Hours of bone-crunching zombie action with 100 paths and 50 endings to choose from--perfect for fans of The Walking Dead. "Creepy, chilling, and lots of nasty fun " (Jonathan Maberry)


    Drifters (Omega Days Novel #3) Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780425272657
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    Published: Berkley Books - January 6th, 2015

    The survivors of the Omega Virus make a desperate effort to find the living. But the walking dead aren't done with them yet...

    Helicopter pilot Vladimir Yurish is a man of his word. The last thing he wants is to abandon the safety of the U.S.S. Nimitz and his newly adopted son Ben. Still, a promise is a promise, no matter how close to death it brings him...


    BK: Kenji Yoshino presents Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial

    04/23/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial: The Story of Hollingsworth V. Perry Cover Image
    $26.00
    ISBN: 9780385348805
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - April 21st, 2015

    A renowned legal scholar tells the definitive story of Hollingsworth v. Perry, the trial that stands as the most potent argument for marriage equality


    BK: Self-Published Reading Series

    04/01/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Poet Ona Abelis and friends return for the second Self-Published Reading Series, celebrating NYC’S handmade verse, and starting off National Poetry Month. This month’s readers are Jessy Brodsky, Tracy Faud, Chelsea Claire Harlan, and Joseph Lamport.

    RSVP encouraged but not required.

    BK: Marilyn’s Monster Picture Book Party with Michelle Knudsen

    04/18/2015 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    The singular Michelle Knudsen hosts a celebration of her latest illustrated saga, Marilyn’s Monster.

    RSVP encouraged but not required.

     

    Marilyn's Monster Cover Image
    By Michelle Knudsen, Matt Phelan (Illustrator)
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780763660116
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 10th, 2015

    The best-selling author of Library Lion pairs with award-winning illustrator Matt Phelan to create a picture book gem with an unexpected twist.


    BK: Threadbare Theatre Workshop presents: Or, The Whale

    04/22/2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Brooklyn-based collective Threadbare Theatre Workshop presents a staged reading of Or, The Whale, its new adaptation of Moby-Dick, followed by a reception with comedian and voice actor Jen Tullock.

    Moby Dick Cover Image
    $15.99
    ISBN: 9780062085641
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    Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - June 7th, 2011

    A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

    “Call me Ishmael.”


    BK: European (Comics) Invasion with Darryl Cunningham, Penelope Bagieu, Sergio Garcia Sanchez & Nadja Spiegelman

    04/10/2015 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    The Age of Selfishness: Ayn Rand, Morality, and the Financial Crisis Cover Image
    By Darryl Cunningham, Michael Goodwin (Introduction by)
    $17.95
    ISBN: 9781419715983
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    Published: Abrams Comicarts - March 31st, 2015

    New York Times bestseller


    Exquisite Corpse Cover Image
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9781626720824
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    Published: First Second - May 5th, 2015

    Zoe isn't exactly the intellectual type, which is why she doesn't recognize world-famous author Thomas Rocher when she stumbles into his apartment . . . and into his life.

    Zoe doesn't know Balzac from Batman, but she's going to have to wise up fast . . . because Rocher has a terrible secret, and now Zoe is sitting on the literary scandal of the century.


    Lost in NYC: A Subway Adventure: A Toon Graphic Cover Image
    $16.95
    ISBN: 9781935179818
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Toon Graphics - April 7th, 2015

    Also available in Spanish as Perdidos en NYC: una aventura en el metro


    BK: Greenpoint Comedy Night

    03/14/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

    This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

    Greenpoint Comedy Night returns to WORD. Admission is $6 and includes two free beers from our sponsor, The Brooklyn Brewery. This month's lineup features headliner Mike Recine (seen on Conan). Audrey Murray hosts Lance Weiss, Michael Karlik, Damon Millard, Emily Winter, and Julian Guarino.

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