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CAMBRIDGE: Emily Hall, The Longcut

Porter Square Books is delighted to welcome Emily Hall for The Longcut! An extraordinary feat of syntactical dexterity and comic ingenuity, The Longcut is ultimately a story of resistance to easy answers and the place of art and the artist in the world.

This event will take place on Tuesday, August 23 at 7pm at Porter Square books: Cambridge Edition. Masks are required for all in attendance. RSVPs, while not required, are strongly recommended!

The Longcut (American Literature) By Emily Hall Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781628973976
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Published: Dalkey Archive Press - May 10th, 2022

Be The Change Book Fair

Be the Change, the Porter Square Books social activism series, returns with a Be the Change Book Fair. On Sunday, August 28, from 3PM-7PM, Porter Square Books will donate 20% of sales to three local organizations working on some of the challenges facing our community. 

CAMBRIDGE: Jeannie Zusy w/ Stephanie Cabot, THE FREDERIK SISTERS ARE LIVING THE DREAM

Porter Square Books is happy to welcome playwright Jeannie Zusy for the release of her debut novel, The Frederik Sisters are Living the Dream! “Like all of the best comedies, The Frederick Sisters Are Living the Dream, is not merely funny (though it is very funny), but sad and complex, crushing and uplifting.

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The Frederick Sisters Are Living the Dream: A Novel By Jeannie Zusy Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781982185381
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Atria Books - September 20th, 2022

CAMBRIDGE: Steve Early & Suzanne Gordon, OUR VETERANS

Porter Square Books is pleased to welcome Steve Early & Suzanne Gordon for the release of their book, Our Veterans: Winners, Losers, Friends, and Enemies on the New Terrain of Veterans Affairs.​

Our Veterans: Winners, Losers, Friends, and Enemies on the New Terrain of Veterans Affairs By Suzanne Gordon, Steve Early, Jasper Craven Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781478018544
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: Duke University Press - August 5th, 2022

CAMBRIDGE: Chelsea Conaboy w/ tba, MOTHER BRAIN: NEUROSCIENCE & PARENTHOOD

Porter Square Books is happy to welcome journalist Chelsea Conaboy for the release of her debut novel, Mother Brain: How Neuroscience is Rewriting the Story of Parenthood! “Conaboy’s fearlessly researched and deeply empathetic Mother Brain blew my mind [...] Every page pruned away sexist, guilt-inducing assumptions about the 'maternal instinct,' wiring me up for new growth as a parent and a feminist.

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Mother Brain: How Neuroscience Is Rewriting the Story of Parenthood By Chelsea Conaboy Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250762283
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 13th, 2022

CAMBRIDGE: Amanda Foody & Christine Lynn Herman with Janella Angeles & Mara Fitzgerald, ALL OF OUR DEMISE

Porter Square Books is beyond excited to welcome Amanda Foody & Christine Lynn Herman for the release of their latest book, All of Our Demise!

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All of Our Demise (All of Us Villains #2) By Amanda Foody, Christine Lynn Herman Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250789341
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Tor Teen - August 30th, 2022

All of Us Villains By Amanda Foody, Christine Lynn Herman Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250789259
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Published: Tor Teen - November 9th, 2021

Where Dreams Descend: A Novel (Kingdom of Cards #1) By Janella Angeles Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781250204370
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Published: Wednesday Books - June 8th, 2021

Beyond the Ruby Veil By Mara Fitzgerald Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780759557703
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 7th, 2021

World-record book signing attempt with The Carbon Almanac!

Join us July 16, 2022, as the contributors of THE CARBON ALMANAC attempt to break a world record!
All around the world, on July 16, people will be signing The Carbon Almanac. Book signings are being planned on all seven continents with thousands of people expected to sign the book, setting up the event 
to be the largest most global book signing in history. Locally, a signing will be happening at PORTER SQUARE BOOKS between the hours of 11:00AM and 1:00PM.

The Carbon Almanac: It's Not Too Late By The Carbon Almanac Network, Seth Godin (Editor), Seth Godin (Foreword by) Cover Image
By The Carbon Almanac Network, Seth Godin (Editor), Seth Godin (Foreword by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593542514
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Published: Portfolio - July 12th, 2022

CAMBRIDGE: Mona Awad with Laura Zigman, All's Well

Porter Square Books is happy to welcome Mona Awad for the paperback release of her novel All's Well! Described as "a big, messy, strange journey about chronic pain, Shakespeare, friendship, mental health, witchcraft, and work," it made the Indie Next list when it was first released in August of 2021. (Rachel Barry, WORD Bookstores). Local author Laura Zigman will be joining the author in conversation.

All's Well: A Novel By Mona Awad Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781982169671
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Published: Scribner / Marysue Rucci Books - August 2nd, 2022

CAMBRIDGE: Poetry Reading with Christie Towers and Aly Pierce

Porter Square Books is delighted to welcome local poets Christie Towers and Aly Pierce for a reading at the store! Both will be reading from their celestial debut collections, which you can learn more about below. This event will take place on Wednesday, July 27 at 7:00pm

Please note that masks will be required for all those attending the event. RSVPs, while not required, are strongly encouraged!

and again i heard the stars By Christie Towers Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781956005592
Availability: In Stock-Click Title For Store Inventory
Because of how it is sold to us we cannot accept a return of this title.
Published: Spuyten Duyvil - April 1st, 2022

The Visible Planets By Aly Pierce, Josh Savory (Editor), Sam Cush (Cover Design by) Cover Image
By Aly Pierce, Josh Savory (Editor), Sam Cush (Cover Design by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781732498679
Availability: Available at Wholesaler
Published: Game Over Books - February 4th, 2020

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