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

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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.

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Come join in the fun at Music for Aardvarks classes — a musical experience for families with children ages 3 months to 5 years! We will explore music through song & gesture, dance & movement, rhythm training, and instrument play; using original music that celebrates the lives of children growing up in an urban environment.

Book Launch: North Haven by Sarah Moriarty — in conversation w/ Siobhan Adcock

Book Launch: North Haven by Sarah Moriarty — in conversation w/ Siobhan Adcock

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Sarah Moriarty’s stunning debut is a portrait of the family scars and faults passed along the generations, brilliantly capturing life on the Maine coastline, where time seems to stand still even as the waters never stop moving.

Book Launch: Trophy Son by Douglas Brunt — in conversation w/ Amor Towles

Book Launch: Trophy Son by Douglas Brunt — in conversation w/ Amor Towles

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

New York Times bestselling author Douglas Brunt’s keenly observed and provocative third novel, TROPHY SON, addresses a vitally important and timely topic: the cost of early excellence in our achievement-obsessed society.

Book Launch: Augustown by Kei Miller — in conversation w/ Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

Book Launch: Augustown by Kei Miller — in conversation w/ Joshua Jelly-Schapiro

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Kei Miller launches his new novel Augustown at POWERHOUSE, a magical and haunting novel of one woman’s struggle to rise above the brutal vicissitudes of history, race, class, collective memory, violence, and myth.

Book Launch: The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro

Book Launch: The Gypsy Moth Summer by Julia Fierro

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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.

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Come join in the fun at Music for Aardvarks classes — a musical experience for families with children ages 3 months to 5 years! We will explore music through song & gesture, dance & movement, rhythm training, and instrument play; using original music that celebrates the lives of children growing up in an urban environment.

Book Launch: Impatient Foodie by Elettra Wiedemann — in conversation w/ Kerry Diamond of Cherry Bombe

Book Launch: Impatient Foodie by Elettra Wiedemann — in conversation w/ Kerry Diamond of Cherry Bombe

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join former Refinery29 Executive Food Editor & blogger Elettra Wiedeman for the launch of IMPATIENT FOODIE, a cookbook for those trying to bridge the gap between the organic, slow food movement and the realities of a busy lifestyle.

Book Launch: Crown of Stars by Sophie Jaff — in conversation w/ Heidi Heilig

Book Launch: Crown of Stars by Sophie Jaff — in conversation w/ Heidi Heilig

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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.

Book Launch: Away with Words by Joe Berkowitz

Book Launch: Away with Words by Joe Berkowitz

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join us for a night of storytelling, jokes, and pun games to celebrate the release of Away With Words! Featuring appearances by Dana Schwartz, Ariel Dumas, Jerzy Gwiazdowski, and the Champions of Punderdome!

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Come join in the fun at Music for Aardvarks classes — a musical experience for families with children ages 3 months to 5 years! We will explore music through song & gesture, dance & movement, rhythm training, and instrument play; using original music that celebrates the lives of children growing up in an urban environment.

Book Launch: The End of Advertising by Andrew Essex

Book Launch: The End of Advertising by Andrew Essex

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join Andrew Essex for the launch of The End of Advertising, his newest book that offers us a glimpse at the future of ads, and how they are being radicalized.

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

Music for Aardvarks w/ AudraRox!

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Come join in the fun at Music for Aardvarks classes — a musical experience for families with children ages 3 months to 5 years! We will explore music through song & gesture, dance & movement, rhythm training, and instrument play; using original music that celebrates the lives of children growing up in an urban environment.

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

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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.

Book Launch: The Windfall by Diksha Basu

Book Launch: The Windfall by Diksha Basu

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

A heartfelt comedy of manners, Diksha Basu’s debut novel unfolds the story of a family discovering what it means to “make it” in modern India.

Book Launch: Reckless Years: A Diary of Love and Madness by Heather Chaplin

Book Launch: Reckless Years: A Diary of Love and Madness by Heather Chaplin

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Heather Chaplin launches her new page-turner of a memoir, RECKLESS YEARS, in which a woman tries to reinvent her life after divorce and discovers that sometimes finding yourself is not all it’s cracked up to be.

Books Beneath the Bridge with Sarah Gerard & Hannah Tinti

Books Beneath the Bridge with Sarah Gerard & Hannah Tinti

Granite Prospect at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Experience two essential female voices while overlooking the iconic New York skyline at our annual Books Beneath the Bridge reading series! This year POWERHOUSE ARENA presents Hannah Tinti & Sarah Gerard. The outdoor event will feature a reading, followed by an audience Q&A and book signing.

Book Launch: The Goddesses by Swan Huntley

Book Launch: The Goddesses by Swan Huntley

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

Join Swan Huntley at POWERHOUSE for the release of The Goddesses, the captivating story of a woman who moves her family to Hawaii, only to find herself entangled in a dangerous friendship.

Book Launch: The Luster of Lost Things by Sophie Chen Keller — in conversation w/ Val Emmich

Book Launch: The Luster of Lost Things by Sophie Chen Keller — in conversation w/ Val Emmich

POWERHOUSE @ the Archway

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.