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YA New Year's Reads with Lauren Bjorkman, Kimberly Derting, and Stacey Jay Friday, January 4, 7:30 p.m. AT KEPLER'S Miss Fortune Cookie by Lauren Bjorkman Meet Erin. Smart student, great daughter, better friend. Secretly the mastermind behind the popular advice blog Miss Fortune Cookie. Totally unaware that her carefully constructed life is about to get crazy. The Essence by Kimberly Derting At the conclusion of The Pledge, Charlaina (who can understand all languages in a country where the language you speak determines your class) defeated the tyrant Sabara and took her place as Queen of Ludania. But Charlie knows that Sabara has not disappeared: The evil queen’s Essence is fused to Charlie’s psyche, ready to arise at the first sign of weakness. Romeo Redeemed by Stacey Jay All will be revealed for fans who have breathlessly awaited the sizzling sequel to Juliet Immortal. This time Romeo takes center stage and gets one chance, and one chance only, to redeem himself.
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Friday, January 4, 7:30 p.m. Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys Volume II: Great Writers on Great Places edited by Klara Glowczewska Condé Nast Traveler is the preeminent travel magazine in the United States, boasting a readership of 3.5 million. This second collection of the award-winning magazine's best travel writings, includes essays by luminaries such as, Robert Hughes, Russell Banks, E. L. Doctorow, André Aciman, Pico Iyer, and Edna O'Brien.