Saturday 10/20: Congratulations to Unnameable Books for opening a new store—in Amherst, Massachusetts. Grand Opening — Not in NYC, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., free.
Rae Armantrout and Ariel Goldberg join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Sunday 10/21: Hannah Tinti, Morgan Jerkins, Fran Tirado, Raven Leilani, and Carlie Hoffman join host Alisson Wood for the Pigeon Pages reading series. Powerhouse Arena, 5 p.m., free.
Jason Reynolds talks with Jacqueline Woodson. The Strand, 4 p.m., $15.
Monday 10/22: Hester Fox presents The Witch of Willow Hall. WORD – Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m., $5.
Shanna Compton and Ron Villanueva join the Monday Night poetry Series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
Karen Finley presents Grabbing Pussy. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah presents Friday Black with Gabe Habash. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Anne Lamott talks with Edward L. Beck about Almost Everything: Notes on Hope. St. Joseph’s College, 7:30 p.m., $24.
Tuesday 10/23: Anne Lamott again presents Almost Everything. WORD – Jersey City, 7:30 p.m., $5.
Marion Winik talks with Michele Filgate about The Baltimore Book of the Dead. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Jared Harél, Anjali Khosla, Sokunthary Svay, Tuffy Yasmin Dalisay, Tim Wood, and John Dermot Woods join the Lost Signals series. Unnameable Books, 6:30 p.m., free.
Will Oldham talks with Amanda Petrusich. The Bell House, 7 p.m., $26.
Laura Esther Wolfson presents For Single Mothers Working as Train Conductors. BookCulture – 112th, 7 p.m., free.
Kelsey Miller presents I’ll Be There for You. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Wednesday 10/24: Nimmi Gowrinathan, Patrick Hilsman, Chris Russell, and moderator John Freeman discuss Freeman’s: Power. Grenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Alice Mattison talks with Rebecca Chase about Conscience. BookCulture – 112th, 7 p.m., free.
Irene Solà, Lisa Marie Basile, and Kim Vodicka read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Amy Nathan presents Making Time for Making Music. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Lindsey Kelk presents One in a Million. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Gary Shteyngart presents Lake Success. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.
Jan-Philipp Sendker presents The Long Path to Wisdom. WORD – Jersey City, 7:30 p.m., $5.
W. Scott Poole presents Wasteland: The Great War and the Origins of Modern Horror and talks with Christopher Bram. Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.
Reyna Grande presents A Dream Called Home along with Rigoberto González. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Thursday 10/25: Alexis Almedia, Diana Hamilton, Jason Morris, Zahra Patterson, Lisa Rogal, and Anna Vitale celebrate books from Ugly Duckling Presse. Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.
Ben Mazer presents Selected Poems from Madhat Press. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Cecilia Ruiz talks about The Book of Extraordinary Deaths, a beautifully illustrated graphic narrative. WORD – Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m., $5.
Lynsey Addario presents Of Love and War and talks with Dexter Filkins. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Éric Vuillard talks with Mark Polizzotti about The Order of the Day. Community Bookstore, 7 p.m., free.
Natalka Burian presents A Woman’s Drink with Jane Danger, Alla Lapushchik, Kara Newman, and Nikita Richardson. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Friday 10/26: Jos Charles presents feeld. WORD – Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m., $5.
Gaël Faye talks with John Freeman about Small Country. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
J.A. Marzán presents Don’t Let Me Die in Disneyland: The 3-D Life of Eddie Loperena. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Breast Cancer awareness with Yes Way Rose. Books Are Magic, 6:30 p.m., free.
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