Nathan Englander (kaddish.com) with Colson Whitehead at Greenlight Bookstore
Two former Brooklyn neighbors (and longtime friends) of Greenlight take the stage as Pulitzer finalist Nathan Englander discusses his novel kaddish.com with Colson Whitehead, author of The Nickel Boys, in a conversation about family, faith, and the temptations of the internet. (Recorded at the Fort Greene store on March 26, 2019.)Read more »
Bart Ehrman (The Triumph of Christianity) at Quail Ridge Books
Quail Ridge Books hosted Bart Ehrman, author of The Triumph of Christianity, to discuss his new book.
The Triumph of Christianity combines deep knowledge and meticulous research in an eye-opening narrative that upends the way we think about the single most important cultural transformation our world has ever seen—one that revolutionized art,...Read more »
Peter Heller (Celine) at Watermark Books
Watermark Books hosted Peter Heller, author of Celine, to discuss his new novel.
From the best-selling author of The Dog Stars and The Painter , a luminous, masterful novel of suspense--the story of Celine, an elegant, aristocratic private eye who specializes in reuniting families, trying to make amends for a loss in her own past. combines...Read more »
John Hart (The Hush) at Quail Ridge Books
Quail Ridge Books hosted John Hart, author of The Hush, to discuss his new book.
Set in the same dark world as his beloved novel The Last Child, John Hart delivers a stunning vision of a secret world — rarely seen — in this unforgettable audiobook.
More than an exploration of friendship, persistence, and forgotten power, The Hush leaves...Read more »
Sloane Crosley (Look Alive Out There) at Skylight Books
Skylight Books hosted Sloane Crosley, author of Look Alive Out There, to discuss her new book.
Sloane Crosley returns to the form that made her a household name in really quite a lot of households: Essays! These small doses of wit and sass make for an exuberant, unforgettable audiobook.
Look Alive Out There arrives a decade after I Was...Read more »
Sarah Smarsh, John Freeman, Whitney Terrell (Tales of Two Americas) at Watermark Books
Watermark Books hosted authors Sarah Smarsh, John Freeman, Whitney Terrell to discuss Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation.
In Tales of Two Americas, some of the literary world's most exciting writers look beyond numbers and wages to convey what it feels like to live in this divided nation. Their extraordinarily...Read more »
James McLaughlin (Bearskin) at The King's English Bookshop
The King's English Bookshop hosted James McLaughlin, author of Bearskin, to discuss his new novel.Read more »
Jess Row (White Flights) with Yahdon Israel at Greenlight Bookstore
At the heart of White Flights, a meditation on whiteness in American fiction and culture, Jess Row ties “white flight”—the movement of white Americans into segregated communities, whether in suburbs or newly gentrified downtowns—to white writers setting their stories in isolated or emotionally insulated landscapes. White Flights aims to move...Read more »
Rick Moody (The Long Accomplishment) with Amy Hempel at Greenlight Bookstore
Rick Moody, the award-winning author of The Ice Storm, shares the harrowing true story of the first year of his second marriage—an eventful month-by-month account—in The Long Accomplishment: A Memoir of Hope and Struggle in Matrimonys. To Moody’s astonishment, matrimony turns out to be the site of strength in hard times, a vessel infinitely...Read more »
Leah Greenberg and Ezra Levin with Charlotte Alter (Indivisible) at Greenlight Bookstore
Wife and husband political dynamos Leah Greenberg and Ezra Levin talk with journalist Charlotte Alter about Indivisible – both the movement they co-founded and the book they co-wrote – and the inspiring strategies they are proving effective for grassroots political change. (Recorded at our Prospect Lefferts Gardens store on November 5, 2019)Read more »