Notable NYC: 6/24–6/30


Saturday 6/24: Juan Martinez, Jimin Han, and Paul Cohen celebrate debut fiction. Spoonbill & Sugartown, 7 p.m., free.

Sunday 6/25: Rob Hill, Omotara James, Meghan E.B. Lin, and Phil Demise Smith celebrate the launch of the latest issue of Newtown Literary. Socrates Sculpture Park, 4 p.m., free.

Monday 6/26: Olivia Kate Cerrone, Charlotte Shane, Zeeva Bukai, and Chris Wolfe join the H.I.P. Lit Summer Series. Nowadays, 7 p.m., free.

Sarah MacLean, Zoralda Córdova, and Tessa Bailey celebrate the launch of the third book in the romance series Scandal & Scoundrel. McNally Jackson Books, 7 p.m., free.

Janet Mock talks with Rebecca Carroll about her memoir Surpassing Certainty. The Greene Space, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 6/27: Mandy Len Catron presents How to Fall in Love with Anyone. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jane Green talks with Jean Hanff Korelitz about The Sunshine Sisters. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Todd Anderson, Leah Clancy, Shawn Escariga, Anne Gorrick, and Ryann Slauson join the Cool as F*** series. Pete’s Candy Store, 6:30 p.m., free.

Victoria Redel talks with Dani Shapiro about Before Everything. B&N 82nd Street, 7 p.m., free.

Bonnie Pipkin and Coe Booth discuss Aftercare Instructions. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Kate Brandes, Leah DeCesare, Renee Macalino Rutledge, Julie Pennell, and Sandi Ward celebrate debut novels. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Wednesday 6/28: Yuri Herrera and Isaac Fitzgerald talk about Kingdom Cons. Greenlight Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.

Nick White, author of How to Survive a Summer, joins Garrard Conley, author of Boy Erased for a conversation. BookCulture, 7 p.m., free.

Christopher Bollen presents The Destroyers. McNally Jackson Books, 7 p.m., free.

Sarah Healy talks about The Sisters Chase with Jennifer Enderlin. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Thursday 6/29: Diksha Basu presents comedic novel The Windfall. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Anne Helen Peterson talks about Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jeff Vandermeer reads from Borne. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.


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Ian MacAllen is the author of Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2022). His writing has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, Southern Review of Books, The Offing, 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →