Desperate to quell her addiction to drugs, disastrous romance, and nineties San Francisco, Michelle heads south for LA. But soon it's officially announced that the world will end in one year, and life in the sprawling metropolis becomes increasingly weird.
Join us at WORD Jersey City for a launch party celebrating the release of Joshua Levy's debut middle-grade novel, Seventh Grade vs. the Galaxy. You can also preorder a signed copy here.
ABOUT THE BOOK
PSS 118 is just your typical school--except that it's a rickety old spaceship orbiting Jupiter. When the school is mysteriously attacked, thirteen-year-old Jack receives a cryptic message from his father (the school's recently-fired-for-tinkering-with-the-ship science teacher).
Join us at WORD Jersey City for a free creative writing class held by the Gotham Writers Workshop, led by instructor Cullen Thomas.
ABOUT CULLEN THOMAS
Cullen Thomas is the author of the memoir Brother One Cell. His work has also appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the Washington Post, The Daily Beast, Salon, The Rumpus, The Sonora Review, World Hum, Current Biography, and Penthouse.
Author of cult classics The Pumpkin Plan and The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur offers a simple, counterintuitive cash management solution that will help small businesses break out of the doom spiral and achieve instant profitability.
Beloved by millions, George S. Clason’s classic business book reveals the financial principles that hold the key to personal wealth.
THE SUCCESS SECRETS OF THE ANCIENTS—AN ASSURED ROAD TO HAPPINESS AND PROSPERITY
UPDATE: Author Susan Robeson has had to reschedule this event for March 30. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please feel free to join us for a storytime led by one of our booksellers.
Join us at WORD Jersey City for a storytime celebrating the life of Paul Robeson with his granddaughter Susan Robeson, a filmmaker, producer, and Jersey City resident.
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"It takes a man of peace to stop a war."
Get ready for the 2019 Women's March at WORD Jersey City with two of our favorite independent brands, Ash + Chess and GRL Supply. Tickets are $25 and are available here.
Ten percent of ticket and merch sales will be donated to The New York Women's Foundation.
Included in your $25 ticket purchase:
The riveting Chaos Walking trilogy by two-time Carnegie Medalist Patrick Ness, reissued with compelling new covers — and a bonus short story in each book.
“Narrated with crack dramatic and comic timing. . . . The cliffhanger ending is as effective as a shot to the gut.” — Booklist (starred review)
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is now a major motion picture streaming on Netflix!
Lara Jean’s love life gets complicated in this New York Times bestselling “lovely, lighthearted romance” (School Library Journal) from the bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series.
What if all the crushes you ever had found o
A graphic novel adaptation of Madeleine L'Engle's ground-breaking science fiction and fantasy classic, now a major motion picture.