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BK Classics Book Group: Flatland

04/11/2015 - 12:00pm

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Flatland: A Romance in Many Dimensions Cover Image
By Edwin A. Abbott, Alan Lightman (Introduction by)
$13.00
ISBN: 9780140435313
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Published: Penguin Classics - June 1st, 1998

A “romance in many dimensions” that has fascinated generations of readers with its clever blend of social satire and mathematical theory

A Penguin Classic


BK Classics Book Group: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

03/14/2015 - 12:00pm

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (Harper Perennial Deluxe Editions) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062085740
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - June 7th, 2011

The first collection of stories featuring the legendary detective Sherlock Holmes, one of the most famous and beloved detectives in fiction


BK Classics Book Group: Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe

02/14/2015 - 12:00pm

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Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9780307474773
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Published: Vintage - September 1st, 2009

A new selection for the NEA’s Big Read program

A compact selection of Poe’s greatest stories and poems, chosen by the National Endowment for the Arts for their Big Read program.


BK Classics Book Group: Frankenstein

01/10/2015 - 12:00pm

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Frankenstein Cover Image
By Mary Shelley, Maurice Hindle (Editor), Maurice Hindle (Introduction by), Maurice Hindle (Notes by)
$10.00
ISBN: 9780141439471
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Published: Penguin Classics - May 6th, 2003

The world’s most famous work of horror fiction: a devastating exploration of the limits of human creativity. Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


BK Book Group: Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking

03/07/2015 - 12:00pm

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Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780307886828
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Published: Broadway Books - September 16th, 2014

A James Beard Award-winning writer captures life under the Red socialist banner in this wildly inventive, tragicomic memoir of feasts, famines, and three generations  
 


BK Indie Press Book Group: Fat Man and Little Boy

01/17/2015 - 11:00am

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Fat Man and Little Boy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781936787203
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Published: Black Balloon Publishing - October 14th, 2014


Two bombs over Japan. Two shells. One called Little Boy, one called Fat Man. Three days apart. The one implicit in the other. Brothers.

Named one of Flavorwire's best independent books of 2014, and winner of the 2013 Horatio Nelson Fiction Prize.


BK Romance Book Group: Kushiel's Dart

02/07/2015 - 2:45pm

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Kushiel's Dart (Kushiel's Legacy #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780765342980
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Published: Tor Fantasy - March 15th, 2002

The land of Terre d'Ange is a place of unsurpassing beauty and grace. It is said that angels found the land and saw it was good...and the ensuing race that rose from the seed of angels and men live by one simple rule: Love as thou wilt.


BK Music Writing Book Group: The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic

06/13/2015 - 2:00pm

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The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780983186335
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Published: Featherproof Books - May 12th, 2015

Jessica Hopper's music criticism has earned her a reputation as a firebrand, a keen observer and fearless critic not just of music but the culture around it. With this volume spanning from her punk fanzine roots to her landmark piece on R.


BK Music Writing Book Group: The Hippest Trip in America

05/09/2015 - 2:00pm

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The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062221049
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - March 24th, 2015

An authoritative history of the groundbreaking syndicated television show that has become an icon of American pop culture, from acclaimed author and filmmaker Nelson George, “the most accomplished black music critic of his generation” (Washington Post Book World).


BK Music Writing Book Group: Rebel Music

03/14/2015 - 2:00pm

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Rebel Music: Race, Empire, and the New Muslim Youth Culture Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307279972
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Published: Vintage - December 2nd, 2014

In this pioneering study, Hisham Aidi—an expert on globalization and social movements—takes us into the musical subcultures that have emerged among Muslim youth worldwide over the last decade.  He shows how music—primarily hip-hop, but also rock, reggae, Gnawa and Andalusian—has come to express a shared Muslim consciousness in face of War on Terror policies.


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