From the bestselling author of the novel California, we welcome Edan Lepucki to launch her newest book, Woman No. 17. She'll be joined in conversation by Rachel Fershleiser to discuss this provocative and gripping new thriller.
We're celebrating the literary talent and traditions from our northern neighbors with a night devoted to Canadian writers! LitHub's Jonny Diamond hosts a panel with Claire Cameron, author of The Last Neanderthal; Adam Sternbergh, author of The Blinds; and Katrina Onstad, author of The Weekend Effect.
Join us in welcoming Daisy Johnson, author of Fen, and Dalia Rosenfeld, author of The Worlds We Think We Know, as they launch their debut short story collections!
Our own Emma Straub celebrates the paperback release of Modern Lovers at what will be, in Emma's words, the party of the century.
Books Are Magic celebrates the life and work of Grace Paley with a panel dedicated to her work: Nora Paley, Gish Jen, Ynestra King, Naomi Replansky, Gerry Albarelli, and Kevin Bowen will participate in this special reading.
Books Are Magic welcomes Helene Stapinski, author of Five-Finger Discount: A Crooked Family History and Baby Plays Around: A Love Affair, with Music, as she celebrates her latest release, Murder in Matera: A true Story of Passion, Family, and Forgiveness in Southern Italy.
Have you (or your inquisitive little one) ever had the thought, "Yeah, but what if it had a roller coaster on top?" Michael Hearst's Curious Constructions deals with exactly that! Bring your favorite curious little kiddo in for a special Sunday reading and presentation by Michael Hearst.
Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Elizabeth Strout reads from her latest novel, Anything Is Possible, followed by a conversation with Amor Towles!
Jane Green, the "undisputed queen of the beach read," comes to Books Are Magic to celebrate her latest novel, The Sunshine Sisters!
Join Julia Sherman, author of the insanely popular Salad for President and TASTE editor-in-chief Matt Rodbard for a conversation, book signing, and some mind-bendingly delicious salad.
Award-winning author and journalist Francesca Segal celebrates her new novel, The Awkward Age, in conversation with Jami Attenberg!
Brooklyn Writers Space presents John Freeman Gill, author of The Gargoyle Hunters, as well as Anne Ray and more!
In a night devoted to exploring the tangled and porous boundaries of life, we celebrate poets Adam Giannelli and Craig Teicher as they read from their new books! Adam Gianelli, winner of the Iowa Poetry Prize, will be celebrating his collection Tremulous Hinge. Craig Teicher, judge of the Iowa Poetry Prize, will be reading from his new book, The Trembling Answers. Admission is free!
Dragons + Tacos + Books = the best party ever! Adam Rubin and Daniel Salmieri, the awesome dudes behind Dragons Love Tacos, are here to celebrate all things tacos with a special reading of the much-awaited Dragons Love Tacos 2.
Books Are Magic and Samantha Hahn celebrate motherhood with a special pre-Mother’s Day celebration!
Join us for conversation led by writer Peter Straub about Dan Chaon's latest thriller, Ill Will, which explores two sensational unsolved crimes—one in the past, another in the present—both linked by one man’s memory and self-deception.
Join us in welcoming J. Courtney Sullivan to launch her newest novel, Saints for All Occasions, in conversation with Emma Straub!