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BK: See You In the Morning book party with Mairead Case, Jessa Crispin, Selah Saterstrom, and Danielle Campbell

02/11/2016 - 7:00pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

Join us to celebrate the release of Mairead Case's See You In the Morning (featherproof), with readings from her, Jessa Crispin, and Selah Saterstrom, and the premiere of a dreamy new short film by Danielle Campbell.

See You in the Morning Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780983186359
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Published: Featherproof Books - October 13th, 2015

See You In the Morning is a book about three 17-year-olds, Rosie, John, and the narrator, who take care of each other one summer in a small Midwestern town. Rosie is a mystic romantic whose dad earned so much money writing screenplays that she doesn't need an after-school job.


The Dead Ladies Project: Exiles, Expats, and Ex-Countries Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780226278452
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Published: University of Chicago Press - September 22nd, 2015

When Jessa Crispin was thirty, she burned her settled Chicago life to the ground and took off for Berlin with a pair of suitcases and no plan beyond leaving.


Slab Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566893954
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Published: Coffee House Press - August 11th, 2015

On a slab that's all Katrina left of her Mississippi home, Tiger tells her story, and it is as American as Horatio Alger, Schwab's Pharmacy, and a tent revival. She was a stripper, but is she now a performance artist and best-selling author, and it is really Barbara Walters she's narrating this tale to?


BK: Romance Book Group: Fires of Winter

12/05/2015 - 2:45pm

As an off-shoot of our Romance of the Month with Sarah MacLean, we're delighted to introduce our new romance book group! Each month we'll choose one of Sarah's picks from the program to discuss in-store. The group will be curated and led by Hannah Burnett and Madeline Caldwell, and will meet on the first Saturday of the month at 2:45 p.m.

Fires of Winter (Haardrad Family #1) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780380757473
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Published: Avon - February 5th, 2002

Lovely and dauntless, abducted by invaders from across an icy sea, Lady Breena vowed vengeance swearing no Viking brute would be her master no barbarian would enslave her noble Celtic heart, but then came Garrick Haardrad, the proud and powerful son of a ruthless Viking chieftain.


BK: W.B. Belcher presents debut novel Lay Down Your Weary Tune

02/04/2016 - 7:00pm

In this debut novel, a ghostwriter of the memoirs of a reclusive folk music icon—part Woody Guthrie, part Bob Dylan—attempts to glean fact from fiction, only to discover the deeper he digs into the musician’s past, the more his own past rises to the surface

Lay Down Your Weary Tune Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781590517468
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Other Press - January 26th, 2016

In this debut novel, a ghostwriter of the memoirs of a reclusive folk music icon—part Woody Guthrie, part Bob Dylan—attempts to glean fact from fiction, only to discover the deeper he digs into the musician’s past, the more his own past rises to the surface


BK: Brooklyn For Peace presents Vincent Intondi

01/29/2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

Brooklyn For Peace is committed to eliminating war and the social injustices that are its causes. Through active education on international and domestic issues, we empower our community and ourselves to be a productive force in securing a peaceful future for generations to come by building a world where peace is the first response to conflict. We promote U.S. policies based not on coercion and violence, but on peace, justice, democratic advancement, human rights and respect for international law.

African Americans Against the Bomb: Nuclear Weapons, Colonialism, and the Black Freedom Movement (Stanford Nuclear Age) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780804792752
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Published: Stanford University Press - January 7th, 2015

Well before Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. spoke out against nuclear weapons, African Americans were protesting the Bomb. Historians have generally ignored African Americans when studying the anti-nuclear movement, yet they were some of the first citizens to protest Truman's decision to drop atomic bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.


BK: Ann Morgan presents Beside Myself

01/28/2016 - 7:00pm

This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

Six-year-old Helen and Ellie are identical twins, but Helen is smarter, more popular, and their mother's favorite. Ellie, on the other hand, requires special instruction at school, is friendless, and is punished at every turn.

Beside Myself Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781632864338
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Published: Bloomsbury USA - January 12th, 2016

Six-year-old Helen and Ellie are identical twins, but Helen is smarter, more popular, and their mother's favorite. Ellie, on the other hand, requires special instruction at school, is friendless, and is punished at every turn.


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