Jersey City

SANGHA ON NEWARK AVE Discusses ZEN MIND, BEGINNER'S MIND

11/21/2019 - 6:00pm

 

ABOUT THE BOOK

Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind: Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice Cover Image
By Shunryu Suzuki, Trudy Dixon (Editor), Huston Smith (Preface by), Richard Baker (Introduction by), David Chadwick (Afterword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590308493
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Published: Shambhala - June 28th, 2011

"In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few."


WRBG Book Club JC Discusses THE YELLOW HOUSE

11/24/2019 - 3:00pm

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

A brilliant, haunting and unforgettable memoir from a stunning new talent about the inexorable pull of home and family, set in a shotgun house in New Orleans East.

The Yellow House: A Memoir (2019 National Book Award Winner) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780802125088
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Published: Grove Press - August 13th, 2019

“Extravagantly beautiful…. Enormously, achingly alive…. A howl of love and rage, playful and funny as well as hard and bitter.” —The New York Times


WRBG Book Club JC Discusses SHE WOULD BE KING

10/27/2019 - 3:00pm

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

She Would Be King: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781644450017
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 3rd, 2019

“Extravagantly beautiful…. Enormously, achingly alive…. A howl of love and rage, playful and funny as well as hard and bitter.” —The New York Times


WORD Presents Eric Thurm for Board Games

11/11/2019 - 7:00pm

 

WORD Jersey City is excited to host Eric D. Thurm for his newest title Avidly Reads: Board GamesJoin us on November 11th at 7 pm for a game night and q&a. 

 

Avidly Reads Board Games Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781479826957
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Published: New York University Press - October 8th, 2019

Avidly Reads is a series of short books about how culture makes us feel. Founded in 2012 by Sarah Blackwood and Sarah Mesle, Avidly--an online magazine supported by the Los Angeles Review of Books--specializes in short-form critical essays devoted to thinking and feeling.


$5.00
SKU: gamesvoucher

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Sangha on Newark Ave discusses Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

10/24/2019 - 6:00pm

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

A penetrating examination of how we live and how to live better

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780060839871
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 2nd, 2005

A penetrating examination of how we live and how to live better


WORD Presents Leah Vernon for Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim

11/12/2019 - 7:00pm

 

WORD Jersey City is excited to host Leah Vernon to discuss her debut title Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim. Join us on November 12th at 7 pm for an intimate conversation and q&a. 

 

Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780807012628
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Published: Beacon Press - October 15th, 2019

A searingly honest memoir of one young woman’s journey toward self-acceptance as she comes to see her body as a symbol of rebellion and hope and chooses to live her life unapologetically.


$5.00
SKU: leahvoucher

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WORD JC Presents: Seanan McGuire for ROSEMARY AND RUE

10/13/2019 - 6:00pm

 

 

 

Join us at WORD Jersey City for a discussion with Seanan McGuire, author of the new book Rosemary and Rue

Rosemary and Rue (October Daye #1) Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780756416119
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Published: DAW - October 1st, 2019

Celebrating ten years of the Hugo-nominated and New York Times-bestselling October Daye urban fantasy series comes a new hardcover anniversary edition of the book that started it all, with a new bonus novella.


$5.00
SKU: seananvoucher

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