Julia Fierro Launched The Gypsy Moth Summer

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Monday, June 12th, 2017 | 1,577 views

Julia Fierro, founder of the Sackett Street Writers Workshop and author of CUTTING TEETH, read from her new novel THE GYPSY MOTH SUMMER at Powerhouse Archway in Brooklyn, New York

Julia Fierro discusses her new novel, The Gypsy Moth Summer, losing confidence in herself, and the importance of character point of view.

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Grant Ginder Launches The People We Hate at the Wedding

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Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 | 1,380 views

Grant Ginder discusses THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING with Rumaan Alam at Greenlight Bookstore

Grant Ginder launched The People We Hate at the Wedding, talked about kicking his characters while they’re down, writing in the present tense, and how his mother always sees herself in his characters.

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Max Winter Discusses Exes with Editor Julie Buntin

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Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 | 1,011 views

Max Winter reads from his debut novel EXES

Max Winter discusses his debut novel, Exes, how learning to write is like an unpaid internship, and humor as a coping mechanism.

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J. Courtney Sullivan Discusses Saints for All Occasions

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Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 | 1,199 views

Courtney J. Sullivan reading from SAINTS FOR ALL OCCASIONS at Books are Magic in Brooklyn

J. Courtney Sullivan was at Books are Magic to discuss her novel, Saints for All Occasions, nuns, and drawing on her Irish heritage.

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Doree Shafrir Discusses Startup

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Thursday, May 4th, 2017 | 1,477 views

Isaac Fitzgerald talks to Doree Shafrir, author of STARTUP, a debut novel about the technology industry, at Powerhouse Archway in DUMBO, Brooklyn, New York

Former Gawker writer Doree Shafrir discusses her debut novel, Startup, explores the world she has worked within and written about, and talks about feeling old in the technology sector.

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Sarah Gerard Talks Sunshine State

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Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 | 1,662 views

Sarah Gerard reads from SUNSHINE STATE, a new collection of essays

Sarah Gerard discusses her new essay collection, Sunshine State, Florida as a character, class awareness, and the evolution of the collection.

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Omar El Akkad Discussed American War with Emily St. John Mandel

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Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 | 1,594 views

Omar El Akkad discusses AMERICAN WAR with Emily St John Mandel, author of STATION ELEVEN

Omar El Akkad discusses his debut novel, American War, reporting on global conflicts, and limitations of an author’s own experience.

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Julie Buntin Reads Marlena with Kashana Cauley

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Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 | 1,719 views

Julie Buntin, author of MARLENA

Julie Buntin was at Powerhouse Bookstore to discuss Marlena, her debut novel about female friendship, and she discussed the midwest, wealth disparity, and female friendships.

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