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BK: Spent Contributor Night

11/11/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Contributors Jessica Machado, Jenny Moore, Aryn Kyle, and Stacy Pershall present a reading and signing of Spent: Exposing Our Complicated Relationships Relationships to Shopping.

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ISBN: 9781580055123
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Published: Seal Press - September 23rd, 2014

BK: Hannah Pittard and Tom Bouman

11/06/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Authors Hannah Pittard (Reunion, The Fates Will Find Their Way) and Tom Bouman (Dry Bones in the Valley) present a reading, joint Q&A, and signing.

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ISBN: 9781455553617
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 7th, 2014

The author of the highly acclaimed The Fates Will Find Their Way returns with a novel about a far-flung family reunited for one weekend by their father's death.


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ISBN: 9780393243024
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 7th, 2014

Winner of the 2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize

When an elderly recluse discovers a corpse on his land, Officer Henry Farrell follows the investigation to strange places in the countryside, and into the depths of his own frayed soul.


BK: Brian Wood presents The New York Four with Alex Cox

11/05/2014 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

In honor of his new graphic novel The New York Four Brian Wood will be in conversation with Alex Cox, deputy director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.

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By Brian Wood, Ryan Kelly (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781616556051
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Published: Dark Horse Books - November 18th, 2014

Worlds collide when four young women begin college at the prestigious New York University. Shy, literate Riley, overachieving but naive Lona, laid-back West Coaster Ren, and working-class girl Merissa claim newfound freedom living in the big city. But that freedom comes at a price: roommate drama, mysterious love interests, school troubles, and family conflicts. Welcome to adulthood!


BK: Art and Monsters with Eimear McBride and Jenny Offill

11/01/2014 - 5:00pm

This event will take place at our Brooklyn location.

Buzzfeed Books editor Isaac Fitzgerald hosts a conversation with Bailey Prize winner/debut author Eimear McBride (A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing) and novelist Jenny Offill (Dept. of Speculation).

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ISBN: 9781566893688
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Published: Coffee House Press - September 9th, 2014

Winner, Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction, 2014
Winner, Desmond Elliott Prize, 2014
Winner, Kerry Group Irish Novel of the Year, 2014
Winner, Goldsmiths Prize, 2013
Finalist for the Folio Prize
Shortlisted for the Dylan Thomas Prize

NPR's Best Books of 2014
The New York Times Book Review 100 Notable Books of 2014


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ISBN: 9780345806871
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Published: Vintage - October 7th, 2014

From the acclaimed author of Weather comes a slim, stunning portrait of a marriage--a beguiling rumination on the mysteries of intimacy, trust, faith, knowledge, and the condition of universal shipwreck that unites us all.

ONE OF THE 10 BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR - THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW


BK Book Group: The Forbidden Game

01/03/2015 - 12:00pm

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ISBN: 9781851689484
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Published: ONEWorld Publications - July 15th, 2014

In October 2015, the Chinese Communist Party banned its 88 million members from excessive drinking, improper sexual relationships... and holding golf club memberships. But, with "the rich man's game" about to appear in the Olympics for the first time in 112 years, they also began to spend unprecedented sums on their own national golf team.


BK Book Group: I Called Him Necktie

12/06/2014 - 12:00pm

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ISBN: 9781939931146
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Published: New Vessel Press - September 9th, 2014

"The best of the best from this year's bountiful harvest of uncommonly strong offerings ... Deeply original." --O, The Oprah Magazine

"Milena Michiko Flasar's beautiful novel ... is a story about freedom and responsibility, and it results in an almost Sartrean meditation."--Times Literary Supplement


BK: Joseph Di Prisco and Subway to California

10/29/2014 - 7:00pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.In 1961, the Di Prisco family fled Brooklyn -- and the FBI. Joseph Di Prisco returns to discuss his father’s life of crime and his family’s tangled history with his memoir Subway to California. Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required.

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ISBN: 9781940207353
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Published: Rare Bird Books - June 24th, 2014

In 1961, the Di Priscos fled Brooklyn--and the FBI. The father was a gambler and bookmaker, and agents chased him into the Long Island woods because he was implicated in police corruption. At thirty-five he escaped to a strange place called California, where his wife and two of her four sons joined him. One member of the family graduated high school, and he would make books of a different sort.


BK: Gotham Writers' Workshop: Dialogue With Pete Jensen

10/26/2014 - 2:00pm

This event takes place at our Brooklyn location.

Join Pete Jensen for a writing workshop on dialogue, sponsored by Gotham Writers. Pete Jensen has developed original TV series for diverse production companies and he wrote the feature screenplay Derwin's Shadow, which won a development grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. He wrote and directed the award-winning short film "Charlie Primitive," which screened at over twenty festivals across the U.S. and Europe. His prose has been published in such literary magazines as Swink.

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