Jersey City

JC Mystery Book Group: In the Woods

09/15/2014 - 6:00pm

All book group picks are 10% off!

In the Woods: A Novel Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143113492
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2008

The bestselling debut, with over a million copies sold, that launched Tana French, author of The Witch Elm and “the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years” (The Washington Post). 


JC: Amy Stewart-Wilmarth presents Along the Morris Canal

08/06/2014 - 7:30pm

This event will take place at our Jersey City location.

Amy Stewart-Wilmarth presents her new book, Along the Morris Canal, which chronicles the history and preservation of engineering marvel Morris Canal in northern New Jersey. She’ll be reading, answering questions, and signing books. Facebook RSVP encouraged, but not required. 

Along the Morris Canal (Images of Modern America) Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781467121576
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Arcadia Publishing (SC) - July 28th, 2014

Dug by hardworking men in the late 1820s, the Morris Canal is considered to be an engineering marvel. Comprised of 34 locks and 23 inclined planes, it created a waterway from the Delaware River in Phillipsburg, across northern New Jersey, and down into the Hudson River in Jersey City. It was drained in 1924, with its prisms mostly filled in.


JC Short Story Book Group: Birds of America

09/01/2014 - 6:00pm

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Birds of America: Stories (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307474964
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Vintage - January 12th, 2010

“Fluid, cracked, mordant, colloquial…. Stand[s] by itself as one of our funniest, most telling anatomies of human love and vulnerability.” —The New York Times Book Review

The celebrated collection of twelve stories from one of the finest authors at work today.

New York Times Book of the Year 


JC Mystery Book Group: The Spellman Files

08/18/2014 - 6:00pm

All book group picks are 10% off.

The Spellman Files: Document #1 Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781416532408
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Published: Simon & Schuster - February 1st, 2008

From the award-winning author of The Passenger comes the first novel in the hilarious Spellman Files mystery series featuring Isabel "Izzy" Spellman (part Nancy Drew, part Dirty Harry) and her highly functioning yet supremely dysfunctional family of private investigators.


JC Science Book Group: Who Owns the Future?

09/22/2014 - 6:00pm

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Who Owns the Future? Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451654974
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 4th, 2014

The "brilliant" and "daringly original" (The New York Times) critique of digital networks from the "David Foster Wallace of tech" (London Evening Standard)--asserting that to fix our economy, we must fix our information economy.


JC Much Ado About Classics Book Group: Invisible Man

10/21/2014 - 6:00pm

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Invisible Man (Vintage International) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780679732761
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Vintage - March 14th, 1995

A milestone in American literature--a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read


JC Much Ado About Classics Book Group: As I Lay Dying

09/16/2014 - 6:00pm

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As I Lay Dying (Vintage International) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780679732259
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Vintage - January 30th, 1991

“I set out deliberately to write a tour-de-force. Before I ever put pen to paper and set down the first word I knew what the last word would be and almost where the last period would fall.” —William Faulkner on As I Lay Dying
 


JC Graphic Novels Book Group: Air Vol. 1

08/11/2014 - 6:00pm

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Air Vol. 1: Letters from Lost Countries Cover Image
By G. Willow Wilson, M.K. Perker (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781401221539
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Vertigo - March 24th, 2009

Ladies and gentlemen, there's been a change in our flight plan. You may have heard of a group called the Etesian Front -- vigilantes dedicated to taking the skies back from terrorism. Sounds like a noble cause, right? But there's more to them than meets the eye. They're after someone I know. Someone who is either an average frequent flier -- or a terrorist. And he's got a secret.


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