Book Launch: The Daily Show (The Book) by Chris Smith, with Hallie Haglund, Elliott Kalan, and Adam Lowitt

Book Launch: The Daily Show (The Book) by Chris Smith, with Hallie Haglund, Elliott Kalan, and Adam Lowitt

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Author Chris Smith will be joined by Daily Show writers Hallie Haglund and Elliot Kalan to talk about his book THE DAILY SHOW: An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests. Come hear all about the show’s highlights, from its origins as Comedy Central’s underdog late-night program hosted by Craig Kilborn to Jon Stewart’s long reign to Trevor Noah’s succession!

Readings from Unity Preparatory Charter's 330 Years of Experience

Readings from Unity Preparatory Charter's 330 Years of Experience

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Come listen to 8th grade students from Bed-Stuy’s Unity Prep read from their anthology of short memoirs! Any proceeds will fund Unity Preparatory’s reading and writing program.

Book Launch: The Art of the Affair by Catherine Lacey and Forsyth Harmon

Book Launch: The Art of the Affair by Catherine Lacey and Forsyth Harmon

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

A vibrantly illustrated chain of entanglements (romantic and otherwise) between some of our best-loved writers and artists of the 20th century—fascinating, scandalous, and surprising.

Book Launch: If Our Bodies Could Talk by James Hamblin

Book Launch: If Our Bodies Could Talk by James Hamblin

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Offering advice that’s both entertaining and enlightening, James Hamblin’s IF OUR BODIES COULD TALK speaks to readers who are looking to learn quirky facts about themselves while also discovering the complex intersections between physiology, healthcare, and social justice.

Book Launch: On the Loom by Maryanne Moodie

Book Launch: On the Loom by Maryanne Moodie

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Weaving’s hottest instructor, Maryanne Moodie, will be here to share her signature techniques from her book!

Book Launch: The Patriots by Sana Krasikov

Book Launch: The Patriots by Sana Krasikov

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Sana Krasikov will be here reading from her debut novel THE PATRIOTS, a poignant tale of the power of love, the rewards and risks of friendship, and the secrets kept between parents and children.

Book Launch: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson

Book Launch: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Tiffany D. Jackson will be reading from her haunting debut novel ALLEGEDLY, a story that explores the grey areas in our understanding of justice, family, and truth, and acknowledges the light and darkness within all of us.

Book Launch: Under the Shadow by Kaya Genç with Molly Crabapple

Book Launch: Under the Shadow by Kaya Genç with Molly Crabapple

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Kaya Genç will be joined by Molly Crabapple to discuss his captivating new book about rage and revolution in modern Turkey.

Book Launch: A Meatloaf in Every Oven by Frank Bruni and Jennifer Steinhauer

Book Launch: A Meatloaf in Every Oven by Frank Bruni and Jennifer Steinhauer

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Join us for the cookbook launch of A MEATLOAF IN EVERY OVEN, a love letter to meatloaf that incorporates history, personal anecdotes and even meatloaf sandwiches, all the while making you feel like you’re cooking with two trusted and knowledgeable friends.

Book Launch: All the Lives I Want by Alana Massey

Book Launch: All the Lives I Want by Alana Massey

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Alana Massey will be here to talk about All the Lives I Want, her new essay collection aiming to examine the intersection of the personal with pop culture through the lives of pivotal female figures – from Sylvia Plath to Lil’ Kim.

Book Launch: The Stolen Child by Lisa Carey

Book Launch: The Stolen Child by Lisa Carey

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Set on an enchanted island off the west coast of Ireland, Lisa Carey’s luminous new novel explores themes of regret and desire, myth, and the universal need to connect.

Book Launch: Spaceman of Bohemia by Jaroslav Kalfař

Book Launch: Spaceman of Bohemia by Jaroslav Kalfař

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Author Jaroslav Kalfař will be here to read from his debut novel, SPACEMAN OF BOHEMIA, a profoundly joyful examination of the random, beautiful chaos responsible for each of our lives.

Book Launch: Down City by Leah Carroll, in conversation with Ada Calhoun

Book Launch: Down City by Leah Carroll, in conversation with Ada Calhoun

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Leah Carroll will be here reading from her riveting, heartbreaking memoir.

Book Launch: Strong is the New Pretty by Kate T. Parker

Book Launch: Strong is the New Pretty by Kate T. Parker

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Come feel empowered with the launch of Kate T. Parker’s book, STRONG IS THE NEW PRETTY, teaching women that “you don’t need to be pretty, perfect or compliant to be loved.”

Book Launch: The Fall of Lisa Bellow by Susan Perabo

Book Launch: The Fall of Lisa Bellow by Susan Perabo

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Acclaimed short story writer Susan Perabo will be here to read from her debut novel, THE FALL OF LISA BELLOW, a dark, beautifully rendered, gripping novel about coping, coming-of-age, and forgiveness.

Book Launch: Swimmer Among the Stars by Kanishk Tharoor

Book Launch: Swimmer Among the Stars by Kanishk Tharoor

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Kanishk Tharoor will be here to read from his mesmerizing debut, Swimmer Among the Stars, a wildly inventive, masterfully crafted collection of short stories announcing the arrival of this major new literary talent.

Book Launch: Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi

Book Launch: Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

Hannah Lillith Assadi will be here to read from her stunning debut, in which she tracks the addictive, tempestuous relationship between Laura and Ahlam (like the author, raised in Arizona by a Palestinian father and a Jewish mother), the trauma they cause and endure in Arizona’s mystical Sonoran Desert, and their impulsive escape for New York City.

Book Launch: Hourglass by Dani Shapiro

Book Launch: Hourglass by Dani Shapiro

POWERHOUSE [Brooklyn/DUMBO]

In Hourglass, Dani Shapiro delivers her most intimate and powerful work: a piercing, life-affirming memoir about marriage and memory, about the frailty and elasticity of our most essential bonds, and about the accretion, over time, of both sorrow and love.