Jersey City

JC Kids: Wolfie the Bunny Storytime with Ame Dyckman

03/29/2015 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Writer Ame Dyckman joins us to read Wolfie the Bunny, her delightful new book about sibling rivalry, bravery, and love. Recommended for kids aged 2 to 6, open to all ages.

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Wolfie the Bunny Cover Image
By Ame Dyckman, Zachariah OHora (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316226141
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - February 17th, 2015

Families of all kinds will delight in this sweet tale of new babies, sibling rivalry, bravery, unconditional love...and veggies!


JC: InDiscussion with Victoria Zackheim and Amy Ferris

03/26/2015 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Author and editor Victoria Zackheim leads a panel on taking risks, growing older, and writing with fellow friend and author Amy Ferris.

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Faith: Essays from Believers, Agnostics, and Atheists Cover Image
By Victoria Zackheim (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781582705026
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Atria Books - February 24th, 2015

Delve into this thought-provoking collection of personal essays from award-winning and bestselling authors who explore the perennial question: What do I believe?


JC Kids: Seaver the Weaver Storytime with Paul Czajak

03/22/2015 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Seaver is a little spider with a big imagination who isn’t afraid to stand out and follow his heart! Join author Paul Czajak as he stops by for a storytime in honor of his new book, Seaver the Weaver. Recommended for ages 2 to 6; open to all ages.

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Seaver the Weaver Cover Image
By Paul Czajak, The Brothers Hilts (Illustrator)
$15.95
ISBN: 9781938063572
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mighty Media Kids - March 17th, 2015

Seaver is an orb spider with a sky full of inspiration. His siblings prefer tradition and aren't afraid to let him know. But Seaver doesn't mind He loves his new shapes and isn't afraid to stand out. Told with quiet charm, this picture book tangles readers in a web of delight.


JC: Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown present AsapSCIENCE

03/18/2015 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Join the creators of the popular AsapSCIENCE YouTube channel Mitchell Moffit and Greg Brown as they present their new book, AsapSCIENCE: Answers to the World’s Weirdest Questions, Most Persistent Rumors, and Unexplained Phenomena.

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AsapSCIENCE: Answers to the World's Weirdest Questions, Most Persistent Rumors, and Unexplained Phenomena Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476756219
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Scribner - March 17th, 2015

From the creators of the wildly popular and seriously scientific YouTube channel, AsapSCIENCE, comes entertaining, irreverent, and totally accessible answers to the questions you never got to ask in science class.

Why do we get hung over? What would happen if you stopped sleeping? Is binge-watching TV actually bad for you? Why should I take a power nap?


JC: Mystery Night with Dave White, Duane Swierczynski, Sarah Weinman, and Alan Finn

03/12/2015 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Not Even Past: A Jackson Donne Novel Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781940610368
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Polis Books - February 24th, 2015

Finally, Jackson Donne has it figured out. After leaving the private investigation business, he's looking toward the future -- and getting married to Kate Ellison. Donne is focused on living the good life -- planning the wedding, a big Hawaiian honeymoon -- until he receives an anonymous email with a link and an old picture of him on the police force.


Canary Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780316403207
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Published: Mulholland Books - February 24th, 2015

It's dangerous enough when an ordinary college girl turns confidential informant. Even more dangerous when she's smarter than the killer, kingpins, and cops who think they control her.


Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives: Stories from the Trailblazers of Domestic Suspense Cover Image
By Sarah Weinman (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780143122548
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Penguin Books - August 27th, 2013

Fourteen chilling tales from the pioneering women who created the domestic suspense genre


Things Half in Shadow Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476761725
Availability: Unavailable
Published: Gallery Books - December 30th, 2014

Postbellum America makes for a haunting backdrop in this historical and supernatural tale of moonlit cemeteries, masked balls, cunning mediums, and terrifying secrets waiting to be unearthed by an intrepid crime reporter.


JC Kids: Adding Magic to Your Writing with Alison Ruth

03/10/2015 - 4:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Author of the YA novel Near-Mint Cinderella Alison Ruth is here to help little wordsmiths learn how to write magical characters and worlds! She’ll discuss how even the wildest creatures can be made believable, using the writer's craft. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

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JC Kids: Liberty Humane Society presents Macy the Lonely Pit Bull Finds a Home with Todd Jagemann

03/08/2015 - 11:00am

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

We’re partnering up with Liberty Humane Society to teach children about animal adoption with a special storytime featuring Todd Jagemann and his book Macy the Lonely Pit Bull Finds a Home. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

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Macy the Lonely Pit Bull Finds a Home Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9781257060078
Availability: Available from our distributor; usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Lulu.com - March 16th, 2012

This children's book is based on the true story of how two people and a very special dog found each other. When Bill and Janelle move to a new home, they realize that they will now finally have room for the dog they have always wanted. But how will they find her? Will she need them as much as they need her?


JC Fridays: Whiskey Cocktails with Warren Bobrow

03/06/2015 - 7:00pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

We’re taking part in 2015’s first JC Friday with a lesson in whiskey mixing with Whiskey Cocktails and Apothecary Cocktails author Warren Bobrow. He’ll be slinging drinks and teaching tricks. 21 and over.

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Whiskey Cocktails: Rediscovered Classics and Contemporary Craft Drinks Using the World's Most Popular Spirit Cover Image
This item is currently unavailable and can not be ordered.
ISBN: 9781592336395
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Fair Winds Press - November 1st, 2014

Grab your bow tie and a rocks glass, because we're talking all about one of the most classic - and classy - spirits. Whether you like bourbon, scotch or rye, whiskey's diverse and complex taste will be your new go-to drink for parties, gatherings, or evenings in your study with a roaring fire. Whiskey can be an intimidating drink to the uninitiated.


POSTPONED: JC: New York Hardcore with Tony Rettman, Kevin Crowley, and Drew Stone

03/05/2015 - 7:30pm

This event has been postponed due to inclement weather. We'll announce the rescheduled date very soon.

Music journalist Tony Rettman presents an oral history of the New York City hardcore scene between 1980 and 1990 in his book, NYHC, which covers everything from regional rivalries to the birth of moshing. He’ll be in conversation with musicians Kevin Crowley (The Abused) and Drew Stone (The High & Mighty, Antidote).

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Nyhc: New York Hardcore 1980-1990 Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781935950127
Availability: Backordered
Published: Bazillion Points LLC - December 16th, 2014

Known for its glamorous 1970s punk rock scene, New York City matched the grim urban reality of the 1980s with a rawer musical uprising: New York hardcore. As bands of misfits from across the region gravitated to the forgotten frontier of Manhattan's Lower East Side.


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