Jersey City

JC: J. Ivy presents Dear Father

03/04/2015 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Hip-hop poet and celebrity collaborator J. Ivy shares Dear Father: Breaking the Cycle of Pain, his new book about dealing with the loss of his father while growing up in Chicago’s South Side. He’ll be reading, answering questions, and signing books.

Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Dear Father: Breaking the Cycle of Pain Cover Image
By J. Ivy
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ISBN: 9781582705088
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Published: Atria Books/Beyond Words - January 27th, 2015

Hip-hop’s favorite poet and Grammy Award–winning artist J. Ivy bares his soul in this inspirational memoir of pain transformed into healing and empowerment.

J. Ivy is a true pioneer and trendsetter who’s bridged the worlds of hip-hop and poetry through his appearances on HBO’s Def Poetry and his collaborations with Kanye West and Jay-Z.


JC YA Oughta Book Group: Denton Little's Death Date

05/20/2015 - 6:00pm

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Denton Little's Deathdate (Denton Little Series #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780553496963
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2015

**The Snapchat Original series, Denton's Deathdate, is here—check it out!**

Get ready to die laughing: this is an outrageously funny ride through the last hours of a teenager’s life as he searches for love, meaning, answers, and (just maybe) a way to live on.

 


JC Short Story Book Group: The Knife Thrower

05/05/2015 - 6:00pm

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The Knife Thrower: and Other Stories (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679781639
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Published: Vintage - February 22nd, 1999

Included in this short story collection is "The Sisterhood of the Night", now a major motion picture. From the bestselling author of Martin Dressler, this volume explores the magnificent obsessions of the unfettered imagination, as well as the darker, subterranean currents that fuel them.
 


JC Short Story Book Group: New York 1, Tel Aviv 0

04/06/2015 - 6:00pm

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New York 1, Tel Aviv 0: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374534578
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Published: FSG Originals - November 4th, 2014

Enter the world of New York 1, Tel Aviv 0, where the characters are as intelligent and charming as they are lonely. A couple discovers the ability to stop time together; another couple lives with a constant loud beeping in their apartment, though only one of them can hear it.


JC Non-Fiction Book Group: The Accidental Universe

03/25/2015 - 6:00pm

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The Accidental Universe: The World You Thought You Knew Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780345805959
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Published: Vintage - October 7th, 2014

With passion and curiosity, Alan Lightman explores the emotional and philosophical questions raised by recent discoveries in science.


JC YA Oughta Book Group: Seraphina

04/15/2015 - 6:00pm

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Seraphina (Seraphina Series #1) Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780375866227
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Published: Ember - December 23rd, 2014

Lyrical, imaginative, and wholly original, this New York Times bestseller with 8 starred reviews is not to be missed.  Rachel Hartman’s award-winning debut will have you looking at dragons as you’ve never imagined them before…
 


YA Oughta Book Group: A Great and Terrible Beauty

02/18/2015 - 6:00pm

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A Great and Terrible Beauty (The Gemma Doyle Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780385732314
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Published: Ember - March 22nd, 2005

The first book in the critically acclaimed New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly bestselling Gemma Doyle trilogy, the exhilarating and haunting saga from the author of The Diviners series and Going Bovine.


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