A big-shouldered, big-trouble thriller set in mobbed-up 1920s Chicago—a city where some people knew too much, and where everyone should have known better—by the Oscar-nominated screenwriter of The Untouchables and Pulitzer Prize–winning...
Leading art critics join in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs. Presented in association with Artcritical.
This month, Jennifer Coates, Karen E. Jones, and Thomas Micchelli join moderator David Cohen to...
Stories Bookshop + Storytelling Lab is thrilled to partner with the Brooklyn Public Library for an incredible evening for Brooklyn families with Chelsea Clinton, to celebrate the publication of her new picture book, She Persisted Around the World...
Launch of the fiftieth anniversary–edition of A Killing for Christ, where he will be joined in conversation by The New York Times’ Sam Roberts.
Pete Hamill is a veteran New York journalist and novelist. He’s the author of 23 books,...
Brooklyn Public Library is proud to partner with Greenlight Bookstore to host Cecile Richards—president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund for more than a decade, daughter of the late...
Leading art critics Jessica Bell Brown, Jarrett Earnest, and David Salle join David Cohen in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs. Presented in association with Artcritical.
In 1973, Abdellah Taïa was born in the public library of Rabat in Morocco, where his father was the janitor and where his family lived until he was two years old. He is the author of six novels, including Salvation Army and An Arab Melancholia,...
BPL Presents is proud to partner with Greenlight Books to host Arundhati Roy for the paperback launch of her bestselling and award-winning novel The Ministry of Utmost Happiness.
A dazzling, richly moving new novel by the...
Renowned illustrator, author, and designer Maira Kalman presents two books, with co-author Barbara Scott-Goodman.
In Max Makes a Million, Max’s dream is to live in Paris and be a poet. But do you think it is easy for a dog to pack a small...
A unique, revelatory portrait of the civic and economic renewal already taking place across America, town by town and generally out of view of the national media. A surprisingly hopeful view of the country between its coasts.
A bracingly immediate memoir of the Syrian war from its inception to the present by a young man coming of age and finding his voice as a journalist, whose friends traveled divergent paths through the carnage. An intimate lens into the century's...