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BK: NYC Teen Author Festival presents The Perils of Perfection

03/19/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

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Published: Razorbill - January 8th, 2015

Kate Axelrod's atmospheric, intense book captures perfectly the heady feeling of being on the edge of adulthood, when the abstract concept of love starts to have real and sometimes terrifying meaning and consequences. Emily Gould, author of "Friendship"
THE LAW OF LOVING OTHERS . . .


Keep Holding On Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780142426333
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Published: Speak - April 23rd, 2013

An honest romance and an empowering book about bullying --from the author of the City Love trilogy


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ISBN: 9780062294067
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - April 21st, 2015

Secret: I kissed someone else's boyfriend.
Assignment: Do it again.


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Published: Balzer + Bray - April 29th, 2014

If you gulped through reading or streaming 13 Reasons Why, Tease is the book for you.


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Published: Simon Pulse - July 8th, 2014

Ultracompetitive Brynn from The Summer of Firsts and Lasts craves swimming victory—and gets in over her head—in this irresistible novel from Terra Elan McVoy.

Swim.
Push.
Breathe.
Swim.

Nothing else matters to Brynn as she trains her body and mind to win. Not her mediocre grades and lack of real friends at school.


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Published: Poppy - July 1st, 2014

The best songs come from broken hearts.

Bird Barrett has grown up on the road, singing backup in her family's bluegrass band and playing everywhere from Nashville, Tennessee, to Nowhere, Oklahoma. But one fateful night, when Bird fills in for her dad by singing lead, a scout in the audience offers her a spotlight all her own.


BK: Four Way Books Press Night

03/18/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

Get to know Four Way Books with authors Daniel Wolff (The Names of Birds), Gregory Pardlo (Digest), Elizabeth T. Gray (Series: India), and Rachel Eliza Griffiths (Lighting the Shadow).

RSVP encouraged but not required.

Digest (Stahlecker Selections) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781935536505
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Published: Four Way Books - October 7th, 2014

From Epicurus to Sam Cooke, the Daily News to Roots, Digest draws from the present and the past to form an intellectual, American identity. In poems that forge their own styles and strategies, we experience dialogues between the written word and other art forms.


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ISBN: 9781935536574
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Published: Four Way Books - April 7th, 2015

Lighting the Shadow is about a woman’s evolving journey through desire, grief, trauma, and the peculiar historical American psyche of desire and violence. These poems explore the international and psychological wars women survive—wars inflicted through various mediums that employ art, race, and literature.


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Published: Four Way Books - April 7th, 2015

Anchored by braided and unstable narratives of young Westerners in India, the poems in Series | India explore the rich borderlands that run between the familiar and the foreign, illumination and opacity, gods and charlatans.


The Names of Birds (Stahlecker Selections) Cover Image
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Published: Four Way Books - April 7th, 2015

A field guide to perception, The Name of Birds is about how we see the “natural world.” That is, how we approach what isn’t us and name what we see. It also offers detailed observations of common North American birds.


BK: Ferrett Steinmetz presents Flex

03/13/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Prolific short-story author and blogger Ferrett Steinmetz unleashes his debut novel, Flex, a "Breaking Bad-meets-magic urban fantasy novel."

RSVP encouraged but not required.

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Published: Angry Robot - March 3rd, 2015

The first in a series by the author of The Sol Majestic is “what might result if you put Breaking Bad and Reddit in a blender and hit ‘frappe.’ ” (B&N Sci-Fi Blog)


BK: Cecilia Ruiz and Marshall Arisman

03/12/2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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Artist and author Cecilia Ruiz releases her new illustrated collection, The Book of Memory Gaps, in conversation with Marshall Arisman, chair of the illustration department at the School of Visual Arts.

RSVP encouraged, but not required.

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Published: Blue Rider Press - March 10th, 2015

Simon remembers every act of sin ever confessed to him. Pavel forgets what he has just played and rehearses the same melody over and over. Unable to recall faces, Veronika uses different perfumes to remember the ones she loves. The Book of Memory Gaps is a collection of darkly humorous mini-stories that examine our curious and capricious unconscious.


BK: The Hustle with Ashley C. Ford, Daniel Jose Older, and Cynthia Cruz

03/08/2015 - 2:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Join authors Ashley C. Ford (BuzzFeed), Daniel Jose Older (Half-Resurrection Blues), and Cynthia Cruz (The Glimmering Room) for the debut of a new discussion series. The Hustle brings emerging writers together in conversation about the business of writing: how writers pay the bills, how they get the work done, what they read, and more.

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Published: Ace - January 6th, 2015

First in the ghostly urban fantasy series by New York Times bestselling author Daniel José Older


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Published: Four Way Books - October 7th, 2014

Within the world of Wunderkammer, or “cabinet of curiosities,” Cynthia Cruz archives the ruinous, the sparkling, the traumatic, and the decadent. These poems, through sensuous impressions, mimic what it’s like to wake from a dream only to realize you are still inside the dream.


BK: Josh Cook presents An Exaggerated Murder

03/05/2015 - 7:00pm

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An Exaggerated Murder: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781612194271
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Published: Melville House - March 3rd, 2015

How can you solve a murder when the clues are so dumb?
 
Private investigator Trike Augustine may be a brainiac with deductive skills to rival Sherlock Holmes, but they’re not doing him any good at solving the case of a missing gazzilionaire because the clues are so stupefyingly—well, stupid.
 


BK: How to Write About Music

03/03/2015 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

How to Write about Music: Excerpts from the 33 1/3 Series, Magazines, Books and Blogs with Advice from Industry-Leading Writers Cover Image
By Marc Woodworth (Volume Editor), Ally-Jane Grossan (Volume Editor)
$34.95
ISBN: 9781628920437
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Published: Bloomsbury Academic - February 26th, 2015

If writing about music is like dancing about architecture, you'd do best to hone your chops and avoid clich's (like the one that begins this sentence) by learning from the prime movers. How to Write About Music offers a selection of the best writers on what is perhaps our most universally beloved art form.


BK: Gotham Writers' Workshop: Children's Books with Michael Leviton

03/29/2015 - 2:00pm to 3:15pm

Michael Leviton is the author of the children's picture book My First Ghost (Hyperion). He has published numerous illustrated paperbacks for Scholastic's READ 180 Literacy Program, and has worked as a celebrity picture book ghostwriter at HarperCollins, and as a screenwriter at RKO Pictures. He guest-lectures at the Parsons Pre-College Academy.

RSVP encouraged but not required.

My First Ghost Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781423119494
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Published: Hyperion Books - August 7th, 2012

This book comes with a free ghost! But, like any pet, ghosts need special care and attention. A playful riff on "My First Pet" books, My First Ghost teaches kids everything they need to know about taking care of their very own ghost.


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