Chilling in its pace and brilliant in its eye on pop culture, ARE YOU SLEEPING merges themes of mega-hit podcasts Serial and S-Town with psychological thrillers such as Ruth Ware’s In a Dark, Dark Wood. The result is an unforgettable, original, and dark dive into what we’re willing to do to conceal our previous selves – and how we can never quite bury the past deep enough.
Book Launch: Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul by Jeremiah Moss — in conversation w/ Judy McGuire
Jeremiah Moss comes to POWERHOUSE to launch Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul, in which he reports on the city’s development in the twenty-first century, a period of “hyper-gentrification” that has resulted in the shocking transformation of beloved neighborhoods and the loss of treasured unofficial landmarks.
Trauma: A Collection of Short Stories is a riveting and important book for our time in its telling of horrific suffering in a small and often overlooked culture. Its importance multiplies when we see the fortitude and resilience that sustains the resistance.
The Luster of Lost Things is the poignant story of twelve-year-old Walter Lavender Jr., a lonely bright-hearted boy whose communication disorder renders him virtually speechless, trapping him inside his own world—that is, until he sets out on a brave quest to save his home and his mother’s business.
TRUST NO AUNTY by Maria Qamar, best known for the art she posts to her popular Instagram @Hatecopy, is an incisive, irreverent deep dive into the strange world of meddling, critical, yet oddly comforting aunties—whether they’re family members, annoying neighbors, or just some ladies throwing black magic your way.