October 7, 2013

Writing the Family

Memorists Victoria Lousalot, Alysia Abbott, Michael Hainey, Kaylie Jones, Peter Von Ziegesar, and Julie Klam sit on a panel to discuss the stress and liberations that come from taking something private and writing about it for the world to read. @ The Housing Works Bookstore 126 Crosby Street 7:00 p.m.

John Freeman

Join Freeman at Barnes and Noble as he talks with Teju Cole about writing and Freeman’s new book, How to Read a Novelist. @ 150 E 86th Street 7:00 p.m.

October 8, 2013

Nature of Urban Design

Alexandros Washburn, Chief Urban Designer of the New York Department of City Planning, discusses his book The Nature of Urban Design: A New York Perspective on Resilience. @ Barnes and Noble 97 Warren Street 6:00 p.m.

Greenlight Cookbook Club

Come to Greenlight bookstore to sample and talk about recipes from Australian author Rohan Anderson’s new cookbook, Whole Larder Love: Grow Gather Hunt Cook.

October 12, 2013

The Whisperer

Come to the Housing Works Bookstore to join the International Crime Book Group as they discuss Donato Carissi’s mystery novel The Whisperer. @ 126 Crosby Street 11:30 a.m.