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    JC Short Story Book Group: The Illustrated Man

    12/01/2014 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    The Illustrated Man Cover Image
    $14.99
    ISBN: 9780062079978
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - October 11th, 2011

    “Sometimes at night I can feel them, the pictures, likeants, crawling on my skin.


    JC Mystery Book Group: Murder in the Marais

    04/20/2015 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Murder in the Marais: An Aimee Leduc Investigation, Vol. 1 Cover Image
    $9.99
    ISBN: 9781569479995
    Availability: Hard to Find
    Published: Soho Crime - January 4th, 2011

    Meet Aimee Leduc, the smart, stylish Parisian private investigator, in her bestselling first investigation


    JC Mystery Book Group: Cold Dish

    03/16/2015 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    The Cold Dish: A Longmire Mystery (Longmire Mysteries) Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780143123170
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Penguin Books - May 30th, 2012

    Introducing Wyoming's Sheriff Walt Longmire in this riveting novel from the New York Times bestselling author of Dry Bones, the first in the Longmire series, the basis for the hit Netflix original series LONGMIRE
    Craig Johnson's The Highwayman and An Obvious Fact are now available from Viking.


    JC Mystery Book Group: The Gods of Gotham

    02/16/2015 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    The Gods of Gotham (Timothy Wilde Novel #1) Cover Image
    $16.00
    ISBN: 9780425261255
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 5th, 2013

    One of Publishers Weekly's Top Ten Mystery/Thrillers of the Year
    One of Kirkus Reviews' Ten Best Crime Novels of the Year
    One of Gillian Flynn's "Recommendations for the Season" on Today
    Edgar(R) Award Nominee for Best Novel
    ALA Reading List Award for Best Mystery


    JC Kids: Saturday Morning Storytime

    10/18/2014 - 11:00am

    This event will take place at our Jersey City location. Who needs Saturday morning cartoons when you can come to WORD for Saturday morning storytime? Each week we'll read a different picture book, from the classics to new favorites! Recommended for kids aged 3-6, but everyone is welcome.

    JC Kids: Saturday Morning Storytime

    10/04/2014 - 11:00am

    This event will take place at our Jersey City location. 

    Who needs Saturday morning cartoons when you can come to WORD for Saturday morning storytime? Each week we'll read a different picture book, from the classics to new favorites! Recommended for kids aged 3-6, but everyone is welcome.

    JC Short Story Book Group: The Interpreter of Maladies

    11/03/2014 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Interpreter of Maladies Cover Image
    $14.95
    ISBN: 9780395927205
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Mariner Books - June 1st, 1999

    Navigating between the Indian traditions they've inherited and the baffling new world, the characters in Jhumpa Lahiri's elegant, touching stories seek love beyond the barriers of culture and generations. In "A Temporary Matter," published in The New Yorker, a young Indian-American couple faces the heartbreak of a stillborn birth while their Boston neighborhood copes with a nightly blackout.


    JC Graphic Novel Book Group: Pluto: Volume 1

    12/08/2014 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Pluto: Urasawa X Tezuka, Vol. 1 Cover Image
    By Naoki Urasawa, Naoki Urasawa (Illustrator)
    $12.99
    ISBN: 9781421519180
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Viz Media - February 1st, 2009

    In a distant future where sentient humanoid robots pass for human, someone or some thing is out to destroy the seven great robots of the world. Europol's top detective Gesicht is assigned to investigate these mysterious robot serial murders the only catch is that he himself is one of the seven targets.


    JC Graphic Novel Book Group: Marvel 1602

    11/10/2014 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    Marvel 1602 Cover Image
    By Neil Gaiman (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Andy Kubert (Illustrator)
    $19.99
    ISBN: 9780785141341
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Marvel Comics - February 1st, 2010

    Spider-Man, the X-Men, Nick Fury, Dr. Strange, Daredevil, Dr. Doom, Black Widow, Captain America and more appear in the waning days of Queen Elizabeth. As the world begins to change and enter into a new age, the question remains - how and why are these Marvel stars appearing nearly 400 years before they're suppose to?


    JC Much Ado About Classics: A Christmas Carol

    12/16/2014 - 6:00pm

    All book group picks are 10% off!

    A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings (Penguin Classics) Cover Image
    By Charles Dickens, Michael Slater (Introduction by), Michael Slater (Notes by)
    $11.00
    ISBN: 9780140439052
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Penguin Books - September 30th, 2003

    A collection of stories of matchless charm and enduring popularity that enchanted listeners at Charles Dickens's public readings


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