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WORD Presents David Leo Rice

07/26/2022 - 7:00pm

Children of the New Flesh is a wide-ranging compendium of reflections on the enduring impact of David Cronenberg, one of the most significant filmmakers of all time. Focusing on a series of short films that Cronenberg directed in the 1960s and 70s, many of which have rarely been seen, this book considers the legacy of these works in their own right, as well as their relationship to future masterpieces like Videodrome, The Fly, Dead Ringers, and eXistenZ.

Children of the New Flesh The Early Work and Pervasive Influence of David Cronenberg By Chris Kelso (Editor), David Leo Rice (Editor) Cover Image
By Chris Kelso (Editor), David Leo Rice (Editor)
$19.99
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ISBN: 9781948687577
Published: 11:11 Press - June 30th, 2022

Children of the New Flesh is a wide-ranging compendium of reflections on the enduring impact of David Cronenberg, one of the most significant filmmakers of all time.


WORD Presents The Long Devotion

07/28/2022 - 7:00pm

The Long Devotion is a collection of poems, essays, and writing prompts that celebrates motherhood and creates a space, as poet Molly Spencer has written, to "tell an unlovely truth about family life and not have to take it back."

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The Long Devotion: Poets Writing Motherhood By Emily Pérez (Editor), Nancy Reddy (Editor), Camille T. Dungy (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Emily Pérez (Editor), Nancy Reddy (Editor), Camille T. Dungy (Foreword by)
$26.95
ISBN: 9780820360546
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Published: University of Georgia Press - April 1st, 2022

The Long Devotion is a collection of poems, essays, and writing prompts that celebrates motherhood and creates a space, as poet Molly Spencer has written, to "tell an unlovely truth about family life and not have to take it back."


WORD Presents Celeste Mohammed

06/10/2022 - 7:00pm

When your neighbor house on fire, wet your own

Author Celeste Mohammed joins Marsha Massiah-Aaron, Executive Director of the BCLF, at WORD Brooklyn on June 10, 2022 to discuss her award-winning novel PLEASANTVIEW

 

Pleasantview By Celeste Mohammed Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781632462022
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Published: Ig Publishing - May 25th, 2021

Winner of the 2022 CLMP Firecracker Award for Fiction

Winner of the 2022 OCM Bocas Prize for Caribbean Literature


WORD Presents Cassidy Lucas

06/16/2022 - 7:00pm

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Excelsior Pass

CDC Vaccination Card (or photo)

The Last Party: A Novel By Cassidy Lucas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063018488
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - April 26th, 2022

Some guests were not invited….. 

The authors of Santa Monica once again illuminate the dark truths of life in sunny California in this twisty and atmospheric psychological thriller about a 50th birthday celebration on a remote mountainside in Topanga Canyon, where things go terrifyingly wrong.


WORD Presents Caryn Rose

05/31/2022 - 7:00pm

Join Caryn and Jeanne for a discussion on the artistry and influence of Patti Smith

At WORD Brooklyn, Tuesday May 31 at 7PM

 

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Why Patti Smith Matters By Caryn Rose Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781477320112
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Published: University of Texas Press - May 31st, 2022

Patti Smith arrived in New York City at the end of the Age of Aquarius in search of work and purpose. What she found—what she fostered—was a cultural revolution. Through her poetry, her songs, her unapologetic vocal power, and her very presence as a woman fronting a rock band, she kicked open a door that countless others walked through.


Fallopian Rhapsody: The Story of the Lunachicks By The Lunachicks, Jeanne Fury (With) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780306874482
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Published: Hachette Books - June 1st, 2021

Dive into this no-holds-barred group autobiography of the critically acclaimed feminist punk-rock group, The Lunachicks—featuring never-before-seen materials from the band's private archive.

Fallopian Rhapsody: The Story of the Lunachicks is a coming-of-age tale about a band of NYC teenagers who forged a sisterhood, found salvation, and fervently crashed the


Avon Books presents KISSCON, A Virtual Spring Fling

04/30/2022 - 7:00pm

WORD is so excited to be a bookstore partner for the KissCon “A Virtual Spring Fling!” presented by Avon Books!!

This event will be held digitally via Zoom. Customers who buy any two of the featured books below will receive the Zoom event link 24 hours prior to the event.

You must buy at least two of the featured books to receive the event link.

See below for additional information about the lineup of panels and authors!

Count Your Lucky Stars: A Novel By Alexandria Bellefleur Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063000889
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Published: Avon - February 1st, 2022

"Bellefleur has a droll, distinct voice, and her one-liners zing off the page, striking both the heart and funny bone... There's a sparkling quality here, one that mirrors the starry title. Bellefleur writes as if she's captured fairy lights in a mason jar, twinkly and lovely within something solid yet fragile." – Entertainment Weekly


The Good Girl's Guide to Rakes (Last Chance Scoundrels #1) By Eva Leigh Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780063086272
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Published: Avon - February 22nd, 2022

In USA TODAY bestselling author Eva Leigh's new novel a notorious rake and an innocent debutante strike a scandalous bargain...


The Rake Gets Ravished (Duke Hunt #2) By Sophie Jordan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780063035676
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Published: Avon - February 22nd, 2022

New York Times bestselling author Sophie Jordan returns with an all new sizzling historical romance in her Duke Hunt series about a woman determined to reclaim her family home from the dangerously handsome owner of London’s most popular gaming hell.


Hook, Line, and Sinker: A Novel By Tessa Bailey Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063045699
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Published: Avon - March 1st, 2022

AN INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES AND #1 USA TODAY BESTSELLER

In the follow-up to It Happened One Summer, Tessa Bailey delivers another deliciously fun rom-com about a former player who accidentally falls for his best friend while trying to help her land a different man…


Dating Dr. Dil: A Novel By Nisha Sharma Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780063001107
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Published: Avon - March 15th, 2022

"Nisha Sharma's Dating Dr. Dil is what would happen if you put all my favorite romantic comedy tropes into a blender: a frothy, snarky, hilarious treat with a gooey, heartwarming center. The perfect addition to any rom-com lover's shelf." —Emily Henry, #1 New York Times bestselling author of People We Meet on Vacation


Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake: A Novel (Love By Numbers #1) By Sarah MacLean Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780063230354
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Published: Avon - March 22nd, 2022

Readers will delight in this brand-new trade paperback edition of New York Times bestseller Sarah MacLean’s debut novel—featuring her sexy, funny, emotionally rich writing and one of the fiercely feminist heroines that made Entertainment Weekly crown her “the utterly intoxicating queen of historical romance.”


Chase Wilde Comes Home: A Wyoming Wilde Novel By Jennifer Ryan Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780063111400
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Published: Avon - March 29th, 2022

New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Ryan begins a brand-new series with a western set romance between a former soldier and the mother of his child. Perfect for fans of Diana Palmer, Linda Lael Miller, and BJ Daniels.


The Marquess Makes His Move (Clandestine Affairs #3) By Diana Quincy Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062986849
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Published: Avon - March 29th, 2022

Diana Quincy returns with the newest novel in the Clandestine Affairs series with a steamy romance about a half-Arab marquess seeking revenge on—and falling for—London’s most famous mapmaker.

The new footman doesn’t seem to know his place… 


The Cowboy Says Yes: Rustlers Creek By Addison Fox Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780063135192
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Published: Avon - April 26th, 2022

Welcome to Rustlers Creek, where you’ll meet the cowboys whose hearts are as big as the Montana sky and the women who can’t help but fall in love with them. 


On Rotation: A Novel By Shirlene Obuobi Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063209145
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Published: Avon - June 21st, 2022

ONE OF TEEN VOGUE'S "25 BOOKS BY BLACK AUTHORS THEY CAN'T WAIT TO READ THIS YEAR"

ONE OF BETCHES' "22 BOOKS YOU NEED TO READ THIS YEAR"


WORD presents Allison Raskin

05/10/2022 - 7:00pm

Dating is hard. But pursuing love and relationships when you live with mental illness can be even more overwhelming

Join us for OVERTHINKING ABOUT YOU, at Threes Brewing Greenpoint (113 Franklin St) at 7P. Doors open 6:30P

Overthinking About You: Navigating Romantic Relationships When You Have Anxiety, OCD, and/or Depression By Allison Raskin Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781523513222
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - May 3rd, 2022

Dating is hard. But pursuing love and relationships when you live with mental illness can be even more overwhelming.

Allison Raskin knows this challenge firsthand and shares her journey with perfect candor. She’s learned from her experiences, and we get to learn from her, discovering new ways to form healthy dating and relationship habits.


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