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BK Romance Book Group: Never Judge a Lady By Her Cover

01/03/2015 - 2:45pm

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Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover: The Fourth Rule of Scoundrels (Rules of Scoundrels #4) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062068514
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Published: Avon - November 25th, 2014

RITA® Award-winning author Sarah MacLean reveals the identity of The Fallen Angel's final scoundrel in the spectacular conclusion to her New York Times bestselling Rules of Scoundrels series . . .


BK: The Disagreement Reading Series presents Failure

12/03/2014 - 6:30pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

The Disagreement presents Failure, bringing you two poets and two fiction writers, each with their own take on life and thwartedness. We’ll hear about viking ships and all the places we didn’t go, about New Orleans after Katrina, about awkward adolescent gropings, and about the human body being burned.

It’s fall, a time to begin counting your regrets for the year, to add up all the things not accomplished. Come drown some of that contrition with us.

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BK Indie Press Book Group: The TV Sutras

12/20/2014 - 11:00am

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The TV Sutras Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781937027391
Availability: Backordered
Published: Ugly Duckling Presse - May 1st, 2014

Literary Nonfiction. Fiction. Memoir. Essays. Inspired by visionaries like Moses, William Blake, and Joseph Smith, Bellamy spent five months in 2009 receiving transmissions from her television set and writing brief commentaries on each. The sutras and commentaries in the present volume are the beginning of an intensive investigation into the nature of religious experience. What are cults?


BK: Small Press Soiree with Rebbecca Brown, Robert Lopez, Alexandra Chasin, Paula Bomer

12/09/2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

A night of readings from proud small-press authors Rebbecca Brown (They Become Her), Robert Lopez (Part of the World), Alexandra Chasin (Brief), and Paula Bomer (Inside Madeleine).


 

They Become Her Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780988924871
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: What Books Press - October 1st, 2014

Fiction. Rebbecca Brown's debut novel, THEY BECOME HER, received Honorable Mention in the 2009-2010 Starcherone Innovative Fiction contest. It tells the story of Delia Bacon, the first to propose that Shakespeare did not write his own works and whose own literary ambition inspired a life filled with fame and scandal.


Kissed By Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781573661386
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Published: Fiction Collective 2 - October 7th, 2007

Alexandra Chasin’s remarkable stories employ forms as diverse as cryptograms (in "ELENA=AGAIN") and sentence diagrams (in "Toward a Grammar of Guilt") to display her interest in fiction as al form constituted by print on the page, every bit as much as poetry.

In "They Come From Mars," the words are arrayed on the page like troops, embodying the xenophobic image of invading


Inside Madeleine Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781616953096
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Published: Soho Press - May 13th, 2014

"With surgical insight, Inside Madeline delves into the most complex female territory imaginable and dissects until every honest bone is revealed. Bomer's prose doesn't flinch, doesn't filter—the bravery of these stories left me breathless.”
—Alissa Nutting, author of Tampa


BK: Sarah MacLean, Lily Everett, and Cathy Maxwell

12/04/2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

Romance mavens Lily Everett (a.k.a. as Louisa Edwards) and Cathy Maxwell will be in conversation with WORD favorite Sarah MacLean, in honor of MacLean’s new novel Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover. Join them for refreshments, conversation and Q&A, and a sure-to-be-fun evening!

Never Judge a Lady by Her Cover: The Fourth Rule of Scoundrels (Rules of Scoundrels #4) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062068514
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Avon - November 25th, 2014

RITA® Award-winning author Sarah MacLean reveals the identity of The Fallen Angel's final scoundrel in the spectacular conclusion to her New York Times bestselling Rules of Scoundrels series . . .


The Groom Says Yes (Brides of Wishmore #3) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062219299
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Published: Avon - September 30th, 2014

New York Times bestselling author Cathy Maxwell continues her dazzling series, The Brides of Wishmore

He had a noose around his neck and a price on his head . . .


Homecoming: The Billionaire Brothers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250054494
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - July 29th, 2014

Don’t miss the entire Billionaire Brothers series--The Firefly Cafe, The Summer Cottage, and Island Road--together for the first time in print!

Three billionaire brothers are about to discover exactly where they belong, in this romance from Lily Everett.


BK Book Group: Inherent Vice

02/07/2015 - 12:00pm

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Inherent Vice: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143117568
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Penguin Books - July 27th, 2010

Part noir, part psychedelic romp, all Thomas Pynchon--Private eye Doc Sportello surfaces, occasionally, out of a marijuana haze to watch the end of an era

In this lively yarn, Thomas Pynchon, working in an unaccustomed genre that is at once exciting and accessible, provides a classic illustration of the principle that if you can remember the sixties, you weren't there.


BK YA Not? Book Group: Love is the Drug

11/15/2014 - 1:00pm

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Love Is the Drug Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780545417815
Availability: Backordered
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - September 30th, 2014

Emily Bird was raised not to ask questions. She has perfect hair, the perfect boyfriend, and a perfect Ivy-League future. But a chance meeting with Roosevelt David, a homeland security agent, at a party for Washington DC's elite leads to Bird waking up in a hospital, days later, with no memory of the end of the night.


BK YA Not? Book Group: Glory O'Brien's History of the Future

12/20/2014 - 1:00pm

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Glory O'Brien's History of the Future Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316222723
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 14th, 2014

In this masterpiece about freedom, feminism, and destiny, Printz Honor author A.S. King tells the epic story of a girl coping with devastating loss at long last--a girl who has no idea that the future needs her, and that the present needs her even more.


BK: J. Robert Lennon and David Gilbert

11/19/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Join us for a reading and signing with J. Robert Lennon (Castle, Familiar) in honor of his new short story collection, See You in Paradise. He'll be reading with David Gilbert, author of And Sons.

See You in Paradise: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555976934
Availability: Backordered
Published: Graywolf Press - November 4th, 2014

The first substantial collection of short fiction from "a writer with enough electricity to light up the country" (Ann Patchett)


And Sons: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780812984354
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - May 27th, 2014

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
The Washington Post • The New Yorker • Esquire • The Austin Chronicle • Kansas City Star • The Guardian (UK) • BookPage • Flavorwire • Bookish

“[A] big, brilliant novel.”The New York Times Book Review


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