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Watchung Booksellers

54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
973-744-7177 https://www.watchungbooksellers.com

October 2019

SAT AM Storytime, Michele McAvoy

October 12 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Cookie is a genius--Milk, a daredevil. Cookie loves math and science. Milk loves adventure and adrenaline. What could two little girls who are nothing alike possibly have in common? Follow this dynamic duo through their skateboard stunts and tubular-tastic surfs to discover what lies beneath true friendship. Michele McAvoy has created a genuine story that breaks stereotypes and is sure to entertain, excite, and endear young readers and parents alike. Come and join us to hear a reading of…

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Kids Graphic Novel Book Group

October 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Join our kids graphic novel book group in their reading of The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner. Prior reading of the book nor registration is required. Come join the discussion!

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Memoir Book Group

October 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Join our memoir book group in their discussion of Working by Robert Caro. Prior reading of the book nor registration is required. Come join the discussion!

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Nasty Women Book Group

October 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Join our Nasty Women book group in their discussion of My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braitwaithe. Prior reading of the book nor registration is required. Come join the discussion!

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Mackenzie Lee, The History of the World in Fifty Dogs

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Most dog lovers know Fido and Laika, but how about Martha, Paul McCartney's Old English Sheepdog? Or Peritas, Alexander the Great’s trusted canine companion? As long as there have been humans, those humans have had beloved companions—their dogs. From the ancient Egyptians mummifying their pups, to the Indian legend of the king who refused to enter the afterlife unless his dog was allowed there too, to the modern meme and popularity of terms like the corgi sploot, humans are undeniably obsessed…

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Karen Dukess, The Last Book Party

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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In the summer of 1987, 25-year-old Eve Rosen is an aspiring writer languishing in a low-level assistant job, unable to shake the shadow of growing up with her brilliant brother. With her professional ambitions floundering, Eve jumps at the chance to attend an early summer gathering at the Cape Cod home of famed New Yorker writer Henry Grey and his poet wife, Tillie. Dazzled by the guests and her burgeoning crush on the hosts’ artistic son, Eve lands a new job as…

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Montclair Design Week: Judging Books, Designing Covers (ages 14+)

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street
Montclair, NJ 97042 United States
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Can a book cover start a revolution or alter our senses? Join three internationally recognized book designers as they unpack the potential of the book cover to be an experimental space of design. Moderator: Margot Sage-El (Watchung Booksellers). Panelists: Janet Hansen (Knopf), Katie Klimowicz (Macmillan Children’s), Jordan Wannemacher (Studio Jordan Wannemacher)

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