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Events: Fiction and Nonfiction

Fiction
Thu Jun 30, 7:00PM


A witty and winning new voice comes alive in this infectious road trip adventure with a rock-and-roll twist.  Shapiro’s debut blends the emotional nuance of Elena Ferrante with the potent nostalgia of High Fidelity, in a story of two women—one rich and alluring, the other just another planet in her dazzling orbit—and their fervid and troubled friendship.

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Fiction
Tue Jul 5, 7:00PM


Read it Forward presents bestselling author Patrick Flanery discussing his new book I Am No One with Charlotte Rogan (author of Now and Again). Arrive early for a free tote bag!

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Fiction
Wed Jul 6, 7:00PM


Joine bestselling author Jesse Ball and Buzzfeed Books editor Issac Fitzgerald for backgammon, board games, and the release of How to Set a Fire and Why!

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Fiction
Thu Jul 7, 7:00PM

Set against landmark moments—the first moon launch, Watergate, the Challenger explosion—these private dramas unfurl in startling ways. The Dream Life of Astronauts ratifies the emergence of an indelible new talent in fiction.

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Fiction
Fri Jul 8, 7:00PM


Jessica Anya Blau discusses her new novel The Trouble with Lexie with author Paula Bomer. The perfect cocktail of naughtiness, heart, adventure and humor, The Trouble with Lexie is a wild and poignant story of the choices we make to outrun our childhoods—and the choices we have to make to outrun our entangled adult lives.

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BookCourt Kids / Picture Book
Sat Jul 9, 2:00PM

Join us for a storytime reading of The Magical Fantastical Fridge, the first picture book from the creative team of best-selling mystery author Harlan Coben and artist Leah Tinari. 

Fiction
Tue Jul 12, 7:00PM


Jessica Winter and Rebecca Traister (All the Single Ladies) celebrate the release of Winter's Break in Case of Emergency.

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Fiction
Wed Jul 13, 7:00PM


With the quiet intensity of the film American Beauty and the emotional sensitivity of Lorrie Moore, Taylor Larsen creates a powerful and moving story about the fracturing of a family and its descent into chaos.

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Fiction
Fri Jul 15, 7:00PM


A brilliant and utterly engaging novel—Emma set in modern Asia—about a young woman’s rise in the glitzy, moneyed city of Singapore, where old traditions clash with heady modern materialism.

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Graphic Novels + Comics
Sun Jul 17, 7:00PM

Join illustrator Rebecca Mock for a discussion and demonstration of her process for Compass South, an upcoming graphic novel written by Hope Larson.

Fiction
Mon Jul 18, 7:00PM


New Yorkers Michael, a famous writer, and Lizzie, a journalist, travel to Italy with their friends from Maine—Finn; his wife, Taylor; and their daughter, Snow. Told Rashomon-style in alternating points of view, the characters expose and stumble upon lies and infidelities past and present.

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Fiction
Tue Jul 19, 7:00PM


Irina Reyn celebrates the release of her new novel The Imperial Wife with Paul W. Morris and live music from Midnight Nosh!

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