Books on the Park

9th Ave: Laura Van Den Berg and Anthony Marra

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

Laura Van Den Berg discusses her new novel, The Third Hotel with Anthony Marra.

 

Praise for The Third Hotel

The Third Hotel: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374168353
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 7th, 2018

"[A] future cult classic." —The New York Times Book Review


Find Me: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780374536077
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Published: FSG Originals - February 2nd, 2016

Long-listed for the 2016 International Dylan Thomas Prize

After two acclaimed story collections, Laura van den Berg brings us Find Me, her highly anticipated debut novel--a gripping, imaginative, darkly funny tale of a young woman struggling to find her place in the world.


The Isle of Youth: Stories Cover Image
$14.00
ISBN: 9780374177232
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: FSG Originals - November 5th, 2013

Laura van den Berg's gorgeous new book, The Isle of Youth, explores the lives of women mired in secrecy and deception.


What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781941531877
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Published: Dzanc Books - March 28th, 2017

The stories in Laura van den Berg's rich and inventive debut illuminate the intersection of the mythic and the mundane: A failed actress takes a job as a Bigfoot impersonator. A botanist seeking a rare flower crosses paths with a group of men hunting the Loch Ness Monster.


The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780770436452
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Published: Hogarth - July 19th, 2016

From the New York Times bestselling author of A Constellation of Vital Phenomena—dazzling, poignant, and lyrical interwoven stories about family, sacrifice, the legacy of war, and the redemptive power of art.


9th Ave: Lisa Locascio and Kate Folk

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Lisa Locascio discusses her new novel, Open Me with Kate Folk.

 

Praise for Open Me

Open Me Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780802128072
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Grove Press - August 14th, 2018

"Locascio's story of a young American abroad is unflinching in its portrayal of sex, desire, racism, and the excitement and confusion of youth. Infused with erotics and politics, this is a novel that will haunt you."--Viet Thanh Nguyen, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer


9th Ave: Siobhan Adcock

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

 Siobhan Adcock discusses her new novel, The Completionist.

 

Praise for The Completionist

The Completionist Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501183478
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Simon & Schuster - June 19th, 2018

Included in Entertainment Weekly’s “10 prescient new feminist dystopias to read after The Handmaid's Tale."

“Find her. You need to keep looking, no matter what. I'm afraid of what might’ve happened to her. You be afraid too.”

After months of disturbing behavior, Gardner Quinn has vanished.


9th Ave: Jessica Weisberg and Courtney Martin

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Jessica Weisberg discusses her new book, Asking for a Friend: Three Centuries of Life, Love, Money and Other Burning Questions from a Nation Obsessed with Courtney Martin.

Asking for a Friend: Three Centuries of Advice on Life, Love, Money, and Other Burning Questions from a Nation Obsessed Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781568585345
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Nation Books - April 3rd, 2018

A delightful history of Americans' obsession with advice--from Poor Richard to Dr. Spock to Miss Manners


The New Better Off: Reinventing the American Dream Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781580055796
Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.
Published: Seal Press - September 13th, 2016

9th Ave: Julia Dixon Evans

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Julia Dixon Evans discusses her new novel, How to Set Yourself on Fire.

 

PRAISE FOR HOW TO SET YOURSELF ON FIRE

How to Set Yourself on Fire Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781945814501
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Dzanc Books - May 8th, 2018

"It's not romantic," Torrey says. "It's physics. For every letter there is an equal and opposite, you know...letter."


9th Ave: Jennifer S. Cheng and Vi Khi Nao

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Jennifer S. Cheng and Vi Khi Nao join us on Tuesday June 12th to celebrate the release of their new collections, Moon: Letters, Poems, Maps and Sheep Machine.

Fish in Exile Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894494
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Coffee House Press - November 1st, 2016

Praise for Vi Khi Nao:

"Here I was allowed to forget for a while that that is what books aspire to tell, so taken was I by more enthralling and mysterious pleasures." --Carole Maso


House A (Omnidawn 1st/2nd Book Contest) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781632430236
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Omnidawn - October 4th, 2016

House A investigates the tones and textures of immigrant home-building by asking: How is the body inscribed with a cosmology of home, and vice versa?


CANCELLED Maria Hummel and Sara Houghteling

This event will be held at our 9th Ave. location.

 

 

Unfortunately due to a family emergency this event has been cancelled. We will be recscheduling for August. Check back on this page for updates.

 

Praise for Still Lives

 

Still Lives Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781619021112
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Call store for up-to-the-minute availability.
Published: Counterpoint LLC - June 5th, 2018

"It's a thrilling mystery that will leave you wondering which characters you can and can't trust... There's a twist at the end that still keeps us up at night, it's THAT good." --Reese Witherspoon (A Reese's Book Club x Hello Sunshine Selection)


Motherland Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781619024663
Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.
Published: Counterpoint LLC - January 13th, 2015

Motherland is inspired by stories from author Maria Hummel's father and his German childhood, and letters between her grandparents that were hidden in an attic wall for fifty years.


Pictures at an Exhibition Cover Image
$16.50
ISBN: 9780307386304
Availability: NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.
Published: Vintage - February 9th, 2010

A sweeping and sensuous novel of a son’s quest to recover his family’s lost masterpieces, looted by the Nazis during the occupation.
 


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