Book Launch: Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi — in conversation w/ Alexandra Kleeman

Book Launch: Sonora by Hannah Lillith Assadi — in conversation w/ Alexandra Kleeman

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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: The Evolution of a Cro-Magnon by John Joseph

Book Launch: The Evolution of a Cro-Magnon by John Joseph

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Acclaimed lead singer of CRO-MAGS John Joseph launches his autobiography, The Evolution of a Cro-Magnon, in which he unmasks his life of overcoming adversity through fitness, eating right and hardcore punk.

Book Launch: Letters to a Young Writer: Some Practical and Philosophical Advice by Colum McCann — in conversation w/ Phil Klay

Book Launch: Letters to a Young Writer: Some Practical and Philosophical Advice by Colum McCann — in conversation w/ Phil Klay

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Renowned author of Let the Great World Spin, Colum McCann celebrates the release of his latest book, an inspirational examination of storytelling and living.

Brooklyn Book Launch: Marlena by Julie Buntin in Conversation with Kashana Cauley

Brooklyn Book Launch: Marlena by Julie Buntin in Conversation with Kashana Cauley

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Julie Buntin’s MARLENA is an electric debut about love, addiction, and loss. The highly anticipated novel tells the story of two girls and the feral year that cost one of them her life, and defined the other’s for decades.

Book Launch: 100% REAL: 100 Insanely Good Recipes for Clean Food Made Fresh by Sam Talbot

Book Launch: 100% REAL: 100 Insanely Good Recipes for Clean Food Made Fresh by Sam Talbot

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Famed TOP CHEF Chef Sam Talbot and Owner of the new Greenpoint Restaurant “Pretty Southern” celebrates his Clean Eating Cookbook 100% REAL.

powerHouse Books Launch: SHOT: 101 Survivors of Gun Violence in America by Kathy Shorr in conversation with Lyle Rexer

powerHouse Books Launch: SHOT: 101 Survivors of Gun Violence in America by Kathy Shorr in conversation with Lyle Rexer

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Join us for a book discussion and signing for powerHouse Books SHOT: 101 Survivors of Gun Violence in America by photographer Kathy Shorr in conversation with Lyle Rexer.

Book Launch: Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It by Charlamagne Tha God — in conversation w/ Angela Rye

Book Launch: Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It by Charlamagne Tha God — in conversation w/ Angela Rye

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Charlamagne Tha God, co-host of Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club,—shares his unlikely success story as well as how embracing one’s truths is a fundamental key to success and happiness.

Book Launch: Hourglass by Dani Shapiro — in Conversation w/ Maria Popova

Book Launch: Hourglass by Dani Shapiro — in Conversation w/ Maria Popova

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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.

Book Launch: Magnetic City: A Walking Companion to New York by Justin Davidson — in conversation w/ Zachary Woolfe

Book Launch: Magnetic City: A Walking Companion to New York by Justin Davidson — in conversation w/ Zachary Woolfe

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A personal approach to examining the historical, cultural, architectural, of seven New York City neighborhoods from New York magazine’s architecture critic Justin Davidson.

Panel Discussion w/ Charles Bock, AM Homes, Rivka Galchen, Rick Moody, and Sheri Fink to Celebrate the Paperback Launch of "Alice & Oliver" by Charles Bock

Panel Discussion w/ Charles Bock, AM Homes, Rivka Galchen, Rick Moody, and Sheri Fink to Celebrate the Paperback Launch of "Alice & Oliver" by Charles Bock

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A deeply affecting novel, inspired from events in the author’s life, is a compassionate, wise, and humorous account of the tragedy of illness, and a reminder of the powerful medium of books as a way for sharing these important stories.

Book Launch: GANJA YOGA: A Practical Guide to Conscious Relaxation, Soothing Pain Relief, and Enlightened Self-Discovery by Dee Dussault

Book Launch: GANJA YOGA: A Practical Guide to Conscious Relaxation, Soothing Pain Relief, and Enlightened Self-Discovery by Dee Dussault

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Meet The first Yoga instructor who brings the ancient practice of using cannabis to enhance spiritual practice to the Western World.

Book Launch: STARTUP by Doree Shafrir and Q&A with Isaac Fitzgerald

Book Launch: STARTUP by Doree Shafrir and Q&A with Isaac Fitzgerald

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A hugely entertaining, humorous and introspective debut set in the cutthroat world of New York tech startups. Join us for a conversation between the author, and Buzzfeed Books editor Isaac Fitzgerald.

Book Launch: Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han

Book Launch: Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han

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Lara Jean’s letter-writing days aren’t over in this surprise follow-up to Jenny Han’s New York Times bestselling books, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before and P.S. I Still Love You.

Book Launch: Time's a Thief by B.G. Firmani in Conversation with Gerry Howard

Book Launch: Time's a Thief by B.G. Firmani in Conversation with Gerry Howard

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B.G. Firmani’s debut novel, TIME’S A THIEF, is a love letter to Eighties New York, a story of friendship, longing, and the insecurities of class.

Book Launch: The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn

Book Launch: The Jane Austen Project by Kathleen A. Flynn

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In time to commemorate the two-hundredth anniversary of the death of Jane Austen. Kathleen A. Flynn launches her engrossing debut novel, THE JANE AUSTEN PROJECT.

THE JANE AUSTEN PROJECT offers an unusual twist on the legacy of Jane Austen, as two researchers from the future travel back in time to 1815 to meet Jane and recover a suspected unpublished novel., more then just a mere love story, Flynn’s novel is a transformative journey and a quest, presented in vivid detail of a distant time.

Book Launch: ON EDGE: A Journey Through Anxiety by Andrea Petersen

Book Launch: ON EDGE: A Journey Through Anxiety by Andrea Petersen

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ON EDGE: A Journey Through Anxiety is a crash course on the ins and outs of the anxious. Author Andrea Petersen draws from her personal experiences to give readers an inside look at the past, present, and future of anxiety disorder and how it affects those who have it.

Book Launch: The Scribe of Siena by Melodie Winawer

Book Launch: The Scribe of Siena by Melodie Winawer

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In THE SCRIBE OF SIENA, debut author Melodie Winawer transports readers to medieval Italy, where the past and present collide and a twenty-first century woman discovers love—and a plot to destroy Siena. THE SCRIBE OF SIENA is the captivating story of a brilliant woman’s passionate but dangerous affair with a time and place, testing the strength of fate and the bonds of love.

NYC Book Launch: What is the Bible?: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything by Rob Bell

NYC Book Launch: What is the Bible?: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything by Rob Bell

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Rob Bell, the New York Times bestselling author who tackled heaven and hell in his groundbreaking book Love Wins, now takes on one of the best known but perhaps least understood books in the world—the Bible.

U.S. BOOK LAUNCH: THEFT BY FINDING: DIARIES 1977-2002 by David Sedaris

U.S. BOOK LAUNCH: THEFT BY FINDING: DIARIES 1977-2002 by David Sedaris

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What a thrill, what a delight, to host the official book launch for David Sedaris’s eagerly anticipated new book, THEFT BY FINDING: DIARIES 1977-2002. This will be his first in-store bookstore event and tickets are limited. To purchase tickets, please click here.

These pages are the closest thing to a memoir David has written, giving us a glimpse into his early life, his family, his struggles with money, and his search for an artistic point of view. Along the way we watch the development of his unique voice, timbre and cadence.

Book Launch: The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro

Book Launch: The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro

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Join Julia Fierro at powerHouse for the launch of her highly anticipated novel, THE GYPSY MOTH SUMMER, a story about love, gaps in understanding, and the struggle to connect: within families; among friends; between neighbors and entire generations.

Book Launch: Crown of Stars by Sophie Jaff

Book Launch: Crown of Stars by Sophie Jaff

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Sophie Jaff will be reading from the next installation of her Night Song Trilogy, CROWN OF STARS, in which two women separated by time find themselves connected through a grand narrative of unrelenting struggles.

NYC Book Launch: Extraordinary Adventures by Daniel Wallace — in conversation w/ Elizabeth Strout

NYC Book Launch: Extraordinary Adventures by Daniel Wallace — in conversation w/ Elizabeth Strout

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Extraordinary Adventures is a smart, hilarious novel that reminds us to make the most out of our short and complex lives. Join Daniel Wallace for a reading and conversation with Pulitzer Price winning author Elizabeth Strout.

Book Launch: Aftercare Instructions by Bonnie Pipkin

Book Launch: Aftercare Instructions by Bonnie Pipkin

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Join us in launching Bonnie Pipkin’s debut novel, AFTERCARE INSTRUCTIONS, the story of a young woman who is pushed into adulthood by the absence of her parents, the stigma surrounding her abortion, and building a future out of a broken past.