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Dennis Mahoney signs his NEW novel: Fellow Mortals

We hope you will join us for the release of Dennis Mahoney’s new novel Fellow Mortals. The book release and signing will be held Thursday, February 7 at 7:00 PM at Market Block Books. Please join us.

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Parliament of Fowls by Jack Casey

                     A hilarious send-up of the bloodless 2009 “coup” in the New York State Senate written by an insider, Parliamentarian Jack Casey, who names his fictional senators after the birds they resemble. When the ’08 Obama landslide puts Democrats in control of the senate, racial discord […]

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Maarten Smits, author of Undying at Market Block Books, Troy, NY: 10/20/12

Maarten Smits, author of Undying at Market Block Books, Troy, NY: 10/20/12. Maarten Smits was at Market Block Books for a book signing of his book Undying. Determined not to let terminal cancer end her life, Vicky builds a prosthetic body and devises a method of transferring her memories and mannerisms to her new body […]

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Market Block Books, Troy New York, 10/9/12: New Fiction Titles

Market Block Books, Troy New York, 10/9/12: New Fiction Titles. New fiction titles: Blasphemy by Sherman Alexie The Shadow Girls by Henning Mankell May We Be Forgiven, A.M. Homes Silent House by Oran Pamuk A Place In Time: Twenty Stories of the Port William Membership by Wendell Berry John Saturnall’s Feast by Lawrence Norfolk Dancing […]

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NAIBA: Andy Ward, Random House Executive Editor: 9/29/12

NAIBA: Andy Ward, Random House Executive Editor: 9/29/12. Andy Ward, Executive Editor at Random House, is exuberant for Tenth of December by George Saunders which is scheduled for release in January, 2013.

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NAIBA: Laura Tisdel, Editor, Little Brown: 9/28/12

NAIBA: Laura Tisdel, Editor, Little Brown: 9/28/12. Laura Tisdel is promoting a book that she edited called “We Need New Names” by NoViolet Bulawayo. (Little Brown) The video was made at the NAIBA Fall Conference (New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association) the weekend of 9/28/12-9/30/12.

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ALL John Green ALL THE TIME!

John Green is one the most popular writers of young adult fiction these days. And there’s no secret that many adults enjoy his books as well, including the staff at this bookstore. Dive into a good book and see what others are loving about this author. You won’t be disappointed! Looking For Alaska An Abundance […]

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