BookCourt Bookstore - Brooklyn NY

The legendary music producer sits down with the Band of Horses frontman Friday, Nov. 14th at 7pm.

Macarthur Fellow and acclaimed photographer An-My Lê discusses Events Ashore, Sat. Nov. 1st at 7pm.

Debut author Judy Chicurel discusses her collection with John Freeman on Thursday, Nov. 30th.

In-Store Events

The Brooklyn Writers Space

Fri Oct 24, 7:00PM

We welcome BWS to the shop each month to present readings by their talented members.

Jon Samson

Sat Oct 25, 11:00AM

Join Jon Samson as he shares new songs off his new CD: A New Kids Album.

Alexis Coe

Sat Oct 25, 4:00PM

In 1892, America was obsessed with a teenage murderess, but it wasn't her crime that shocked...

The Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop was founded in 2002 by writer Julia Fierro, and what...

Jenny Slate & Dean Fleischer-Camp

Sun Oct 26, 11:00AM

Marcel the Shell with Shoes On is walking on the blanket when he is unexpectedly launched high...

David Gordon

Mon Oct 27, 7:00PM

Gordon's creations include ex-gangsters and terrifying writing coaches, Internet girlfriends...

Fri Oct 24, 7:00PM

Sat Oct 25, 11:00AM

Sat Oct 25, 4:00PM

Mon Oct 27, 7:00PM

Creature
Amina Cain
“ The most beautiful, meditative, haunting short stories. I keep reading each one over and over. ”
Lauren
The Pushcart War
The Pushcart War
Jean Merrill
“ This classic children's story has been re-issued in a lovely edition in celebration of its 50th anniversary. ”
Mary
Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay
Elena Ferrante
Some Luck
Jane Smiley
Goodhouse
Peyton Marshall
A Path Appears
Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
The National Book Award has been awarded every year since 1950 to the best American work of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and young adult.
An Unnecessary Woman
All the Light We Cannot See
A philosophy professor at the university of Newcastle, Lars Iyers was once known as the author of two dense studies on the works of Maurice Blanchot. Since 2006, however, he has published a trilogy of philosophical novels: Spurious, Dogma, Exodus that received rave reviews from the New York Times Book Review, The Los Angeles Times, and the San Francisco Chronicle. This September Melville House released his most recent novel Wittgenstein Jr.
Spurious
Wittgetnstein Jr.
Founded in Minneapolis in 1980, Milkweed Editions is one of the nation’s leading independent, nonprofit literary publishers. Over the last 30 years their books and authors have received hundreds of awards and designations, including three Lannan Literary Awards, four Whiting Awards, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poetry, three American Book Awards, and seven New York Times Book Review Notable Books of the Year. Just as the milkweed plant is the site of metamorphosis for butterflies, Milkweed Editions serves as a source of publications that transcend boundaries and foster transformation.
Driftless
Let Him Go
Jewelweed
American Boy