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There are 10 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

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252 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
215 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
Cornerstone Books (0.2 miles)
45 Lafayette St., Salem, MA 01970
Salem Athenæum (0.2 miles)
337 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
161 Essex Street, Salem, Mass 01970
Essex Law Library (0.3 miles)
Superior Courthouse, 56 Federal Street, Sale,, MA 01970
370 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
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131 Essex St., Salem, MA 01970
Pyramid Books (0.4 miles)
214 Derby Street, Salem, MA 01970
352 Lafayette Street, Salem, MA 01970
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82 Main Street, Peabody, MA 01960
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235 Pleasant Street, Marblehead, MA 01945
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23 Essex Street, Beverly, MA 01915
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107 Pleasant St., Marblehead, MA 01945
32 Essex Street, Beverly, MA 01915
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450 Paradise Road, Swampscott, MA 01907
78 Lynn Street, Peabody, MA 01960
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108 Washington St., Marblehead, MA 01945
210 Andover Street, Peabody, MA 01960
376 Hale Street, Beverly, MA 01915
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61 Burrill Street, Swampscott, MA 01907
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15 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923
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Annie's Book Stop (4.4 miles)
132 Dodge St., Beverly, MA 01915
300 Broad Street, Lynn, MA 01902
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5 North Common Street, Lynn, MA 01902
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603 Lowell Street, Peabody, MA 01960
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24 Vine Street, Beverly, MA 01915
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40 West St., Beverly Farms, MA 01915
162 R Main St., Wenham, MA 01984
255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA 01984
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1 Ferncroft Rd., Danvers, MA 01923
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14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA 01982
240 South Main Street, Middleton, MA 01949
15 Pleasant Street, Nahant, MA 01908
295 Central Street, Saugus, MA 01906
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444A Broadway, Saugus, MA 01906
15 Union St, Manchester, MA 01944
27 Union St, Manchester, MA 01944
18 Summer Street, Lynnfield, MA 01940
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1 South Main Street, Middleton, MA 01949
1 South Common Street, Topsfield, MA 01983
345 Main Street, Wakefield, MA 01880
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141 Oliver Street, Malden, MA 02148
239 North Ave., Wakefield, MA 01880
69 West Emerson Street, Melrose, MA 02176
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179 Beach Street, Revere, MA 02151
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30 Martin Street, Essex, MA 01929
32 Main Street, Essex, MA 01929
147 Park Street, North Reading, MA 01864
781 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149
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Local events

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!

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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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Location
: 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
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
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
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
25
NEWBURYPORT LITERARY FESTIVAL!
Jabberwocky Bookshop, Friday, April 25 at 00am
We're still not sure exactly which of the authors involved will be reading at Jabberwocky and which will be reading at other sites around the city, but you can learn more about the festival and who is participating (there's a couple impressive lists, divided by genre and form) by heading over to the official website. Oh yes, and we should probably also mention that the main honoree this year is none other than Andre Dubus III. Take that as a sign--it's gonna be a good one.

More info will be posted when we have it.

Location: Street: 50 Water Street Additional: Tannery Mill Bldg 1 City: Newburyport, Province: Massachusetts Postal Code: 01950 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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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
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)
Apr
29
Mona Simpson
The Boston Athenaeum, Tuesday, April 29 at 12pm
Mona Simpson (Anywhere but here, A Regular Guy, Off Keck Road, The lost father, Anna Karenina, My Hollywood, Casebook)

Mona Simpson is the author of Anywhere but here, The lost father, A Regular Guy, Off Keck Road, and My Hollywood. Off Keck Road was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and won the Heartland Prize fromof the Chicago Tribune. She has received a Whiting Writers’ Award, a Guggenheim grant, a Lila Wallace–-Reader's Digest Writers’' Award, and, recently, an Academy Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Simpson is on the faculty at UCLA and also teaches at Bard College. (added from Random House)… (more)
Apr
29
Neil Swidey
Thomas Crane Public Library, Tuesday, April 29 at 7pm
Neil Swidey (Trapped under the sea)

Neil Swidey is the author of The Assist, a Boston Globe bestseller that was named one of the best books of the year by the Washington Post, and coauthor of the New York Times bestselling Last Lion: The Fall and Rise of Ted Kennedy. A staff writer for The Boston Globe Magazine, Swidey has been a finalist for the National Magazine Award and has twice won the Sigma Delta Chi award from the Society of Professional Journalists. He teaches at Tufts University and lives outside Boston with his wife and three daughters. (added from Random House)… (more)
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