"Humane yet often horrifying, Tell Me How It Ends offers a compelling, intimate look at a continuing crisis--and its ongoing cost in an age of increasing urgency." --Jeremy Garber, Powell's Books
MAN BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST
Long-listed for the Gordon Burn Prize
One of the New York Times 10 Best Books of the Year
A Washington Post Notable Book
With his characteristic raw and minimalist style, Charles Bukowski takes us on a walk through his side of town in Hot Water Music. He gives us little vignettes of depravity and lasciviousness, bite sized pieces of what is both beautiful and grotesque.
Superstar creator Mitsurou Kubo (original concept and character designs for Yuri!!! on Ice) reveals how you never know when fortune will strike.
The New York Times bestselling memoir from the legendary Gucci Mane spares no detail in this “cautionary tale that ends in triumph” (GQ).
For the first time Gucci Mane tells his extraordinary story in his own words.
Popular New Yorker cartoonist Paul Noth continues his illustrated middle grade series about a boy, his wacky family, and an out-of-this-world adventure in this laugh-out-loud sequel to How to Sell Your Family to the Aliens.
Happy Conklin Jr. is the only 10-year-old who has to shave three times a day. Hap's dad is a brilliant inventor of screwball products, and being a Conklin kid means sometimes being experimented on. So Hap has his beard, and his five sisters each have their own unique--and often problematic--qualities too.
Join us at WORD Jersey City for a conversation about young-adult literature with acclaimed authors Jennifer Gilmore and Gayle Forman.
Please note that there is a $5 entrance voucher for this event which can be purchased online or at the door. The voucher is good toward anything in store at WORD, including If Only. If you purchase the book directly from WORD at the event or via pre-order there is no need to purchase the admission voucher.
ABOUT JENNIFER GILMORE
Acclaimed author Jennifer Gilmore’s intimate and achingly beautiful novel deftly explores the role that chance and choice play in shaping the lives of two teenagers who are separated by sixteen years, but whose lives are intertwined.
*Two Starred Reviews!*
The New York Times bestseller from the author of If I Stay
“Heartwrenching…If you are ready to be emotionally wrecked yet again, you are in luck.” – Hypable
A fateful accident draws three strangers together over the course of a single day:
$5 admission to this event at our Jersey City store. Your $5 voucher can be used toward anything in store, including If Only Please note that if you purchase a copy of the book from WORD there is no need to purchase a voucher.
Join us at WORD Jersey City for an art and dance workshop taught by dancer and educator ShalomIsrael Diggs, author of the AlphaKey Activity Book.
ABOUT THE BOOK
The AlphaKey Alphabet is packed with fun words to grow your word bank A word a day keeps fun coming your way.
Join us at WORD Jersey City — just a 40-minute drive from Tony Soprano's house — for a night of Sopranos trivia with esteemed Sopranos experts Matt Zoller Seitz and Alan Sepinwall, in celebration of the show's 20th anniversary. There'll be prizes, wine, and if you're lucky, some vigorous debate about the show's finale.
On January 10, 1999, a mobster walked into a psychiatrist’s office and changed TV history. By shattering preconceptions about the kinds of stories the medium should tell, The Sopranos launched our current age of prestige television, paving the way for such giants as Mad Men, The Wire, Breaking Bad, and Game of Thrones.$5.00SKU: tonyvoucher
$5 admission to this event at our Jersey City store. Your $5 voucher can be used toward anything in store, including The Sopranos Sessions. Please note that if you purchase a copy of the book from WORD there is no need to purchase a voucher.
Join us as Jersey City favorite Jessie Sima returns to WORD for a storytime with her new book Love, Z!
ABOUT THE BOOK
A little robot named Z finds a message in a bottle signed, "Love, Beatrice" and, unable to learn what love is from other robots, sets out on a quest to find the answer.
ABOUT JESSIE SIMA
From the creator of Not Quite Narwhal comes the story of a young robot trying to find the meaning of “love.”
When a small robot named Z discovers a message in a bottle signed “Love, Beatrice,” they decide to find out what “love” means.