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Wednesday Lit Talk with Regina: "Doll Bones" by Holly Black

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Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Regina's month of horror titles in October continues with a dramatic reading of "Doll Bones" by Holly Black. This is a story of friendships that middle-graders often feel they outgrow until one of the games played by the three friends begins to feel ghostly and comes with an added layer of danger that binds them together. Hear Regina read an excerpt at Bank Street Book Store on Wednesday, October 14 at 5:00 p.m.

Doll Bones Cover Image
By Holly Black, Eliza Wheeler (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781416963998
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - April 14th, 2015

The Darkest Part of the Forest Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316213073
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - January 13th, 2015

The Coldest Girl in Coldtown Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316213097
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 12th, 2014

Wednesday Lit Talk with Regina: "Nest" by Kenneth Oppel

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Hear Regina's dramatic reading of "Nest" by Kenneth Oppel on Wednesday, October 7 to kick off a month of horror titles to make kids squeal and squirm. This book (for middle-graders and older) examines themes of loss, struggle, worry, and fear when main character Steve's baby brother is born with a rare disorder. Steve attempts to save the baby with a bit of bargaining that could mean even greater risk.  The nail biting begins at Bank Street Book Store at 5:00 p.m. so join us -- if you dare!

The Nest Cover Image
By Kenneth Oppel, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781481432320
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2015

Brooklyn Book Festival 2015

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Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Brooklyn Book Festival celebrates its tenth anniversary on Saturday and Sunday, September 19 and 20. Saturday is Children's Day, a wonderful way to learn about, read, and purchase outstanding titles designed, written, and created especially for young readers. Featured authors and illustrators will share their work throughout the day, and Bank Street Book Store's booth will be filled with fall picks and new releases that deserve recognition. Sunday focuses on books for young adult and adult readers. For more information about New York City's largest free literary event, visit www.brooklynbookfestival.org.

Brooklyn Then & Now Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781571457929
Availability: Backordered
Published: Thunder Bay Press (CA) - May 13th, 2002

Brooklyn Bridge Cover Image
By Lynn Curlee, Lynn Curlee (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780689831836
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2001

I Live in Brooklyn Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780618308996
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 22nd, 2004

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