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Little Libraries

There are 11 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139
Revolution Books (0.3 miles)
1158 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
Lame Duck Books (0.3 miles)
12 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
12 Arrow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Revolution Books (0.3 miles)
1158 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138
12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
32 Quincy St., Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138-3802
Harvard Book Store (0.3 miles)
1256 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
6 Plympton Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
Science Center, Third Floor, 1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
1 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Houghton Library (0.4 miles)
1271 Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138
1281 Massachusetts Avenue, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138
76A Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
4 Pleasant Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
731 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
1 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
The Harvard Coop (0.5 miles)
1400 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02238
Lorem Ipsum Books (0.5 miles)
1299 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
Rodney's Bookstore (0.5 miles)
698 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139
99 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge, MA 02138
45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
14A Eliot St, Cambridge, MA 02138
29 Everett St., Cambridge, MA 02138
Raven Used Books (0.7 miles)
52-B JFK Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
45 Pearl Street, Cambridge, MA
520 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139,
1640 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138
99 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Hub Comics (0.9 miles)
19 Bow St., Somerville, MA 02143
826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA
Barefoot Books (1.0 miles)
1771 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140
201 Mass Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
55 Elm St., Somerville, MA 02144
79 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA 02143
25 White Street, Cambridge, MA 02140
W20-473 84 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
Soldiers Field, Boston, MA 02163
48 Sixth Street, Cambridge, MA
300 North Harvard St., Allston, MA 02134
226 Pearl St., Somerville, MA 02145
245 Concord Ave., Cambridge, MA
222 Memorial Drive, Building 10, Room 500, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
The Coop at MIT (1.4 miles)
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
160 Memorial Drive, Building 14E-109, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

Local events

Apr
18
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer , Capital in the Twenty-First Century
John F. Kennedy School of Government, Friday, April 18 at 12pm
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer
, Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Speaking at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
18
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer , Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Harvard Book Store, Friday, April 18 at 3pm
Thomas Piketty, translated by Arthur Goldhammer
, Capital in the Twenty-First Century

Speaking and signing Harvard Book Store (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
19
Vintage NYSE Qualifier Tournament
Pandemonium Books and Games, Saturday, April 19 at 1pm
Vintage NYSE Qualifier limit 10 Proxy with entry with option to buy up to 5 more at $1 each.

Registration begins: 11 am

Starts: Noon

Entry Fee: $30

Prize: 1 Entry into NYSE Open event in June, plus at least $1,000.00 in store credit, with more depending upon attendance. Prize support will scale with attendance, so bring your friends.

Additional Information: Decklists Required!

For more info click:
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: Street: 4 Pleasant St Additional: City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02139 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
20
My LIttle Pony CCG Sealed Deck Tournament
Pandemonium Books and Games, Sunday, April 20 at 1pm
Come play a My Little Pony Sealed Tournament with us!

Date: April 20, 2014

Time: 1-6 pm

Price: $25 / Entry

Prizes: Store credit based on record

7 Pack Sealed

30 card draw deck

5 card problem deck

Prizes by Swiss record.

Make sure to read the official errata on the Enterplay web page
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: Street: 4 Pleasant St Additional: City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02139 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
21
Ayelet Waldman
Brookline Booksmith, Monday, April 21 at 7pm
Ayelet Waldman (Bad mother, Love and Other Impossible Pursuits, Red Hook Road, Love and treasure)

Ayelet Waldman is the author of Daughter’s Keeper and of the Mommy-Track mystery series. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Believer, Child Magazine, and other publications, and she has a regular column on Salon.com. She and her husband, the novelist Michael Chabon, live in Berkeley, California with their four children. (added from Random House)… (more)
Apr
21
Gabrielle Zevin, The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
Porter Square Books, Monday, April 21 at 7pm
The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry reminds us what saves us all from a life of loneliness and isolation: our sense of empathy; our ability to love and be loved; our willingness to care and be cared for. Gabrielle Zevin has written a wonderful, moving, endearing story of redemption and transformation that will sing in your heart for a very, very long time.” Garth Stein, author of The Art of Racing in the Rain “In this sweet, uplifting homage to bookstores, Zevin perfectly captures the joy of connecting people and books . . . Filled with interesting characters, a deep knowledge of bookselling, wonderful critiques of classic titles, and very funny depictions of book clubs and author events, this will prove irresistible to book lovers everywhere.” Booklist Gabrielle Zevin has published six adult and young adult novels, including Elsewhere, an American Library Association Notable Children’s Book, which has been translated in over twenty languages. She is the screenwriter of Conversations with Other Women (starring Helena Bonham Carter and Aaron Eckhart), for which she received an Independent Spirit Award nomination. She has also written for the New York Times Book Review and NPR’s All Things Considered.

Location: Street: Porter Square Shopping Center Additional: 25 White Street City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02140 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
22
Alex Pentland
District Hall, Tuesday, April 22 at unknown time
Alex Pentland, Social Physics

TALK & SIGNING (added from Penguin)
Apr
22
Steven Cohen, The Practical Negotiator
Porter Square Books, Tuesday, April 22 at 7pm
“Steven Cohen’s book, The Practical Negotiator is a well-written practical guide to the art and science of negotiation. Reflecting the voice of a highly skilled negotiation trainer and mentor, this “hands on” primer offers a nuanced understanding of the benefits and opportunities resulting from an interest-based approach to negotiations. I found the author’s practical advice, offered in a concise Q and A format, to be pure gold.” Bennett G. Picker, Esquire, author of Mediation Practice Guide “A treasure trove filled with golden nuggets, based on sound, practical advice and deep understanding of how best to handle negotiations. Cohen’s extensive international experience shines through, and the wide range of real-life situations covered, makes this a book to refer back to again and again.” Brian Gosschalk, Head of Presidents’ Office, Ipsos Steven P. Cohen’s careers in government and politics, in real estate development and management, and as a negotiation consultant for many of the largest businesses in the world have given him ample opportunity to hone both his own negotiating skills and those of his clients and students. In addition to his private sector consulting, he has been a professor since the mid-1990s at Groupe HEC (Paris) and Brandeis University’s International Business School (Boston), as well as a visiting professor at other business schools in the United States and several European countries.

Location: Street: Porter Square Shopping Center Additional: 25 White Street City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02140 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
23
The Race Underground
Meet Doug Most as he reads from his new book The Race Underground. (added from Macmillan)
Apr
23
Frannie Lindsay and Gwen Jensen, Our Vanishing and Birthright
Porter Square Books, Wednesday, April 23 at 7pm
“Endlessly inventive and packed with small surprises, these poems turn the ordinary inside-out. Their quiet elegance belies their urgency, always underlying and makes the language all the more powerful for its restraint…Frannie Lindsay is among the very best of her generation, and Our vanishing is one of the most honest, moving books I’ve read in years.” Chase Twitchell "Birthright is a collection of poetry begs to be read again and again, with the poet's masterful use of rhythm and form, of repetition..." Comstock Review Frannie Lindsay’s previous volumes of poetry are Mayweed, Lamb, and Where She Always Was. Her awards include the Washington Prize, the Perugia Award, the May Swensen Award, and The Missouri Review Prize. Her work has been featured in Ted Kooser’s column “American Life in Poetry,” and on Writer’s Almanac and Poetry Daily. She has held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and has received several Pushcart nominations. Gwendolyn Jensen’s first book of poetry is Birthright. Her poems have been widely published in both electronic and print journals, including The Beloit Poetry Journal, The Harvard Review, Tears in the fence, The Malahat Review, Measure, Salamander, and Sanskrit Literary Arts Magazine. She serves as a board member of Off the Grid Press. Her second book, As if toward beauty, will be published some time next year.

Location: Street: Porter Square Shopping Center Additional: 25 White Street City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02140 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
24
Michael Tougias, Rescue of Bounty in Superstorm Sandy
Porter Square Books, Thursday, April 24 at 7pm
The harrowing story of the sinking and rescue of Bounty—the tall ship used in the classic 1962 movie Mutiny on the Bounty—which was caught in the path of Hurricane Sandy with sixteen aboard On Thursday, October 25, 2012, Captain Robin Walbridge made the fateful decision to sail Bounty from New London, Connecticut, to St. Petersburg, Florida. Walbridge was well aware that a hurricane was forecast to travel north from the Caribbean toward the eastern seaboard. Yet the captain was determined to sail. As he explained to his crew of fifteen: a ship is always safer at sea than in port. He intended to sail “around the hurricane” and told the crew that anyone who did not want to come on the voyage could leave the ship—there would be no hard feelings. As fate would have it, no one took the captain up on his offer. Four days into the voyage, Superstorm Sandy made an almost direct hit on Bounty. The vessel’s failing pumps could not keep up with the incoming water. The ship began to lose power as it was beaten and rocked by hurricane winds that spanned eight hundred miles. A few hours later, in the dark of night, the ship suddenly overturned ninety miles off the North Carolina coast in the “Graveyard of the Atlantic,” sending the crew tumbling into an ocean filled with towering thirty-foot waves. The coast guard then launched one of the most complex and massive rescues in its history, flying two Jayhawk helicopter crews into the hurricane and lowering rescue swimmers into the raging seas again and again, despite the danger to their own lives. In the uproar heard across American media in the days following, a single question persisted: Why did the captain decide to sail? Through hundreds of hours of interviews with the crew members, their families, and the coast guard, the masterful duo of Michael J. Tougias and Douglas A. Campbell creates an in-depth portrait of the enigmatic Captain Walbridge, his motivations, and what truly occurred aboard Bounty during those terrifying days at sea. Michael J. Tougias is the author of a number of books, including Overboard!, Finest Hours (with Casey Sherman), Fatal forecast, and Ten Hours Until Dawn: The True Story of Heroism and Tragedy Aboard the Can Do. He is a sought-after lecturer who gives more than seventy presentations each year. He lives in Massachusetts.

Location: Street: Porter Square Shopping Center Additional: 25 White Street City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02140 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
24
Jeffrey Harrison, "Into Daylight" (Andover)
Andover Bookstore, Thursday, April 24 at 7pm
In his new book, Jeffrey Harrison reflects on the daily familiarities and fragilities experienced in a long marriage and as a parent of teenagers, refracted through the shock of a brother’s suicide. Limpid and direct on the surface but eloquent in resonance, Into Daylight asks what comes after: How to live, how to continue writing, and how to find one’s proper relationship with the world and restore some semblance of delight, while giving voice to sadness and pain.

Jeffrey Harrison is the author of five previous books of poetry—including The Singing Underneath, selected by James Merrill for the National Poetry Series in 1987, Incomplete Knowledge (Four Way Books), which was a runner-up for the Poets’ Prize in 2008, and The Names of Things: New and Selected Poems, published in 2006 by Waywiser Press in the U.K. A recipient of Guggenheim and NEA Fellowships, as well as other honors, he has published poems in The New Republic, The New Yorker, The Nation, Poetry, The Yale Review, The Hudson Review, American Poetry Review, The Paris Review, Poets of the New Century, The Twentieth Century in Poetry, and in many other magazines and anthologies. He has taught at GeorgeWashingtonUniversity, PhillipsAcademy, where he was the Roger Murray Writer-in-Residence, College of the Holy Cross, Framingham State College, the Stonecoast MFA Program, and, during the summer, the Chautauqua Institute, the Wesleyan Writers’ Conference, and The Frost Place. For more information, go to:
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: Andover Bookstore Street: 89 R Main Street City: Andover, Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
24
A Fighting Chance
The First Parish in Cambridge, Thursday, April 24 at 7pm
Meet Senator Elizabeth Warren, author of A Fighting Chance

Reading and Discussion (added from Macmillan)
Apr
25
Gail Caldwell
Harvard Book Store, Friday, April 25 at 00am
Gail Caldwell (A Strong West Wind, LET'S TAKE THE LONG WAY HOME, New Life, No Instructions)

Gail Caldwell is the former chief book critic for The Boston Globe, where she was a staff writer and critic for more than twenty years. In 2001, she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism. She is also the author of A Strong West Wind, a memoir of her native Texas. Caldwell lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts. (added from Random House)… (more)
Apr
26
Magic Pre Release: Journey into NYX Midnight Madness!
Pandemonium Books and Games, Saturday, April 26 at 00am
PRE-RELEASE

Start: Midnight (Friday nite / Saturday Morning)

Event Fee: $25 Sealed Deck

Registraion begins one hour before start.

Pre-registration is strongly suggested.

Location: Street: 4 Pleasant St Additional: City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02139 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Apr
26
Magic Prerelease: Journey into NYX
Pandemonium Books and Games, Saturday, April 26 at 10am
PRE-RELEASE Cost: $30 / Entry per event Registration begins one hour before each event 4 Events: 10 AM Noon 4 pm 6 pm Format: Sealed Deck Prize: Packs based on record Maps of the UMASS campus can be viewed on the UMASS web site.

Location: Street: 100 William Morrisey Drive Additional: UMass Campus Center City: Boston, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02125 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Apr
26
The Science of Shakespeare
Harvard Book Store, Saturday, April 26 at 7pm
Meet Dan Falk as he reads from his new book The Science of Shakespeare. (added from Macmillan)
Apr
27
2 Headed Giant Journey into NYX Pre-Release
Pandemonium Books and Games, Sunday, April 27 at 1pm
Pre-registration: Stay tuned for when Pre-reg starts!

Registration: starts at noon

Event Starts: 1 pm

Event Fee: $50/team entry.

Prizes: Prizes in packs based on record.

4 rounds.

To ensure that you get a spot in the event, we recommend that you pre-register! We will let you know here when pre-registration is open. You will be asked your names, DCI numbers (if you don't know it that's ok) and for payment. Payment is required at the time of signing up!

Location: Street: 4 Pleasant St Additional: City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02139 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
27
AMERICAN GIRL CLUB - KIT (Members Only)
Storybook Cove, Sunday, April 27 at 3pm
American Girl Club meeting for MEMBERS ONLY. Must have read at least one Kit book.

Location: Street: Storybook Cove - EVENT ROOM Additional: 2053 Washington St. - Merchants Row - UPPER LEVEL City: Hanover, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02339-1655 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Apr
27
Sunday, April 27th at 3 pm – Michael Sims, “The Adventures of Henry Thoreau"
The Concord Bookshop, Sunday, April 27 at 3pm
Join us on Sunday, April 27th at 3pm, when Michael Sims presents his new biography, The Adventures of Henry Thoreau: A Young Man's Unlikely Path to Walden Pond.

Michael Sims is the author of the acclaimed The Story of Charlotte's Web, Apollo's Fire: A Day on Earth in Nature and Imagination, Adam's Navel: A Natural and Cultural History of the Human Form, and the editor ofDracula's Guest: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Vampire Stories and The Dead Witness: A Connoisseur's Collection of Victorian Detective Stories. He lives in western Pennsylvania.

Location: Street: 65 Main Street City: Concord, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 01742-2503 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
28
Fenway Literary Evening
Woody's Grill & Tap, Monday, April 28 at 6:30pm
Fenway-area writers will read from their work: Letta Neely, Alison Barnet & Cathy Jacobowitz. Delicious pizza and conversation. (CathyJacobowitz)
Apr
28
Fenway Literary Evening
Woody's Grill & Tap, Monday, April 28 at 6:30pm
Fenway-area writers will read from their work: Letta Neely, Alison Barnet & Cathy Jacobowitz. Delicious pizza and conversation. (CathyJacobowitz)
Apr
28
Fenway Literary Evening
Woody's Grill & Tap, Monday, April 28 at 6:30pm
Fenway-area writers will read from their work: Letta Neely, Alison Barnet & Cathy Jacobowitz. Delicious pizza and conversation. (CathyJacobowitz)
Apr
28
Francine Prose, Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932
Porter Square Books, Monday, April 28 at 7pm
“A reading experience like none other-a shimmering library of possible truths and forking pathways…Readers of this extraordinary novel become Villars’ co-biographers, piecing through ‘official’ and underground accounts as ample (and as unreliable) as the human library of memory. I was addicted to this book.” Karen Russell, author of Swamplandia “An engrossing literary mystery…Refracting the vivid, villainous life of Louisianne Villars through letters, memoirs, and the recreations of a biographer, Prose coaxes into kaleidoscopic view both a tortured human being and bohemian Paris before and during the Nazi occupation… she cleverly exploits the vain, self-serving nature of memory itself.” Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize winning author of A Visit From the Goon Squad Francine Prose is the author of many bestselling books of fiction, including A Changed Man and Blue Angel, which was a finalist for the National Book Award, and the nonfiction New York Times bestseller Reading Like a Writer. Her novel, Household Saints, was adapted for a movie by Nancy Savoca. Another novel, The Glorious Ones, has been adapted into a musical of the same name by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, which ran at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre at Lincoln Center in New York City in the Fall of 2007. Her latest novel, Goldengrove, was published in September 2008. She is the president of PEN American Center. She lives in New York City.

Location: Street: Porter Square Shopping Center Additional: 25 White Street City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02140 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Apr
28
Author Signing: Leah Cypess and Adi Rule
Pandemonium Books and Games, Monday, April 28 at 7pm
Leah Cypess and Adi Rule will be having a joint author signing at the store

Time: 7 - 9 pm

Price: FREE!

Location: Street: 4 Pleasant St Additional: City: Cambridge, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 02139 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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