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Author John Green's Latest Book Is Announced at Symphony Space

Author John Green's first young adult novel since "The Fault in Our Stars" is introduced at Symphony Space on Monday, October 9 at 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Both John and Hank Green talk about and read from "Turtles All the Way Down" just one day before the book's release. For ticket information, visit https://www.symphonyspace.org/event/9895/Literature/john-and-hank-green-.... "Turtles All the Way Down" promises to be another great addition to a growing body of work -- a story of family and friendship in the midst of mystery and rewards. Copies are available at Bank Street Book Store beginning Tuesday, October 10.

Meet Author Mira Bartok and Hear Her Read from Her Book "The Wonderling"

There's a new book in town -- a book that captures hearts and minds as a deft debut children's novel with overtones of Charles Dickens and Lemony Snicket. "The Wonderling" by Mira Bartok is featured at Bank Street Book Store on Sunday, October 8 at 2:00 p.m. when Bartok reads and signs her book. Hear an excerpt from this reading adventure of animal characters in a fantasy setting -- a story that spins a magical tale for all.

"42 Is Not Just a Number" by Doreen Rappaport

As October begins and the baseball season leads into the games of the 2017 World Series, it is an especially apt time to think about the players whose talents will never diminish. At the top of that list is Jackie Robinson. Robinson's life is chronicled in a new book for kids that tells his story with the admiration he deserves. Author Doreen Rappaport appears at Bank Street Book Store on Sunday, October 1 to read from her new book "42 Is Not Just a Number: The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero" and discuss what she learned while researching Robinson's life and times. Join us at 2:00 p.m. at 2780 Broadway.

 

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