BookCourt Bookstore - Brooklyn NY

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Events: Fiction and Nonfiction

BookCourt Kids
Sat Oct 25, 11:00AM
Join Jon Samson as he shares new songs off his new CD: A New Kids Album.
Nonfiction
Sat Oct 25, 4:00PM
In 1892, America was obsessed with a teenage murderess, but it wasn't her crime that shocked the nation—it was her motivation.
Reading Series
Sat Oct 25, 7:00PM
The Sackett Street Writers’ Workshop was founded in 2002 by writer Julia Fierro, and what began as eight writers meeting in the kitchen of a Brooklyn brownstone has developed into a creative home for over 2000 writers.
BookCourt Kids
Sun Oct 26, 11:00AM
Marcel the Shell with Shoes On is walking on the blanket when he is unexpectedly launched high into the air.
Fiction
Mon Oct 27, 7:00PM
Gordon's creations include ex-gangsters and terrifying writing coaches, Internet girlfriends and bogus memoirists, Chinatown ghosts, and vampires of Queens. “The Amateur” features a cafe encounter with a terrible artist who carries a mind-blowing secret. In the long, beautifully brutal title story, a man numbed by life finds himself flirting with and mourning lost souls in the purgatory of sex chatrooms. The result is both unflinching and hilarious, heartbreaking and life-affirming.
Art + Design
Tue Oct 28, 7:00PM
This book celebrates the history of toy and novelty cameras, explores how these items spurred international photography movements, and makes clear just how popular they remain today.
Nonfiction
Wed Oct 29, 7:00PM


About Wangari Maathai: Visionary, Environmental Leader, Political Activist:

Fiction
Thu Oct 30, 7:00PM
In this poignant, evocative debut collection, Judy Chicurel creates a haunting, vivid world, where conflicts between mothers and daughters, men and women, soldiers and civilians and haves and have-nots reverberate to our own time. She captures not only a time and place, but the universal experience of being poised between the past and the future.
Art + Design
Sat Nov 1, 7:00PM


About Events Ashore:

BookCourt Kids
Sun Nov 2, 11:00AM


About Larry and Friends:

BookCourt Kids
Sun Nov 2, 2:00PM


About Cat in the City:

Reading Series
Sun Nov 2, 7:00PM
There are many storytelling shows out there that offer a slice of life. At the corner of Fringe Festival Street and The Moth Avenue, storyteller and writer Eli Reiter offers us a larger piece of the pie giving each performer 25 minutes to tell their true story. Long Story Long allows you, the audience, to get to know the storyteller a little better. We will have well known writers and raconteurs telling longform stories in a comfortable environment.

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