Tuesday, September 1, 2009

SEPTEMBER Book Events: New York

What an increase from last month! The book world is officially done with summer hiatus!

9/1 Tuesday
  • "Miles from Nowhere" Nami Mun, B&N Tribeca, 7:00 pm
  • "Essays" Wallace Shawn, B&N Lincoln Triangle, 7:30 pm
9/3 Thursday
  • "Hope for Animals and Their World" Jane Goodall, Barnes & Noble Union Square, 7:00 pm
9/8 Tuesday
  • "Traveling with Pomegranates: A Mother-Daughter Memoir" Sue Monk Kidd, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "A Memoir According to Kathy Griffin" Kathy Griffin, B&N Tribeca, 7:00 pm
  • "Raising Jake" Charlie Carillo, B&N 86th & Lex, 7:00 pm
  • Launch Party for New Stories from the South, Idlewild Books, 7:00 pm
9/9 Wednesday
  • "The Meaning of Matthew: My Son's Murder in Laramie, and a World Transformed" Judy Shepard, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "Guide to Sustainable Living; Learning to Conserve Resources and Manage an Eco-Conscious Life" Ed Begley, Jr, The Strand, 7:00 pm
  • "Prospect Park West" Amy Sohn, B&N Tribeca, 7:00 pm
  • Jessica Shattuck and Binnie Kirshenbaum, McNally Jackson, 7:00 pm
  • "Speed Shrinking" Susan Shapiro, B&N Greenwich Village, 7:30 pm
  • "Breaking the Bank" Yona Zeldis McDonough, B&N Park Slope, 7:30 pm
  • "The Gastronomy of Marriage: A Memoir of Food and Love" Michelle Maisto, WORD Brooklyn, 7:30 pm
9/10 Thursday
  • "Homer's Odyssey" Gwen Cooper, B&N Greenwich Village, 7:30 pm
  • "The Magicians" Lev Grossman, WORD Brooklyn, 7:30 pm
9/11 Friday
  • Launch event for Rawi Hage's Cockroach, Idlewild Books, 7:00 pm
9/13 Sunday
  • Brooklyn Book Festival, Borough Hall and Plaza, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
9/14 Monday
  • "The Last Song" Nicholas Sparks, B&N Fifth Ave, 12:30 pm
  • "Day After Night" Anita Diamant, McNally Jackson, 7.00pm
  • "The Death of Bunny Munro" Nick Cave, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "After You" Julie Buxbaum, B&N Tribeca, 7:00 pm
9/15 Tuesday
  • "Homer and Langley" E.L. Doctorow, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • Official Launch Party for Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters, Idlewild Books, 7:00 pm
  • "Crossing Washington Square" Joanne Rendell, B&N Greenwich Village, 7:30 pm
9/16 Wednesday
  • "In This Way I Was Saved" Brian DeLeeuw, Rocky Sullivan’s Pub, 7:00 pm
  • "The White Queen" Philippa Gregory, B&N 86th & Lex, 7:00 pm
9/21 Monday
  • "A Gate at the Stairs" Lorrie Moore, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • Adrienne Rich, 92nd St Y, 8:00 pm
9/22 Tuesday
  • "A Rover" James Ellroy, The Strand, 7:00 pm
  • "Bicycle Diaries" David Byrne, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "Lies My Mother Never Told Me" Kaylie Jones, B&N 86th & Lex, 7:00 pm
9/24 Thursday
  • "American on Purpose: The Improbable Adventures of an Unlikely Patriot" Craig Ferguson, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "Julie & Julia" Julia Child forum with Julie Powell, Judith Jones, and Amanda Hesser, McNally Jackson, 7:00 pm
  • "The Longshot" Katie Kitamura, B&N Tribeca, 7:00 pm
  • "A Change in Altitude" Anita Shreve, B&N 86th & Lex, 7:00 pm
  • Steven Millhauser and Annie Proulx, 92nd St Y, 8:00 pm
9/26 Saturday
  • "Purple Heart" Patricia McCormick, B&N Park Slope, 3:00 pm
9/29 Tuesday
  • "Juliet, Naked" Nick Hornby, B&N Union Square, 7:00 pm
  • "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind" William Kamkwamba, 7:00 pm
  • David Small talks to Jules Feiffer, McNally Jackson, 7:00 pm

Any interest from other New Yorkers?

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