Night-Blooming Jasmin(n)E: Personal Essays and Poetry Cover Image
Black / Maybe Cover Image
The Pink Box
Daring to Write: Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women Cover Image

Past Event Books

Ana Maria Reyes Does Not Live in a Castle Cover Image
Too Much Soul: The Journey of an Asian Southern Belle Cover Image
Spells: New and Selected Poems (Wesleyan Poetry) Cover Image
Among the Goddesses: An Epic Libretto in Seven Dreams Cover Image
The Goddess Poems: An Epic with Chants and Spells Cover Image

Upcoming Events

01/24/2019 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Melania-Luisa Marte Reading & Q+A
01/25/2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Men to Health
01/26/2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Conversations on Self-Care + Book Celebration
01/27/2019 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Volunteer Staff Picks

Aya: Life in Yop City Cover Image
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism Cover Image
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The New York Trilogy: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) Cover Image
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Ghetto Klown Cover Image
Saga Book One (Saga DLX Ed Hc #1) Cover Image


Word Up is a multilingual, general-interest, nonprofit community bookshop and arts space in Washington Heights NYC.

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