BookCourt Bookstore - Brooklyn NY

Moira Weigel comes home to BookCourt for the release of her new book Labor of Love! Wed. May 18th at 7pm.

In-Store Events

When Isabel meets Edward, both are at a crossroads: he wants to follow his late wife...

Sweetbitter is ultimately about the power of what remains after...

Calling all comics fans! Celebrate the release of New York Review Comics, a new...

Mike Edison

Sat May 28, 7:00PM

Join author and musician Mike Edison for the release of his memoir You Are a...

The Eagle and the Wren Reading Series is one of the top readings series' in the city...

Miranda Beverly-Whittemore

Tue May 31, 7:00PM

Twenty-five-year-old Cassie Danvers is holed up in her family’s crumbling mansion in...

War for the Oaks
War for the Oaks
Emma Bull
“ No other book out there reveals how tangible magic can be when it's disguised as music. ”
A Hungry Lion
A Hungry Lion
Lucy Ruth Cummins
“ Basically Inception for kids who like cake and lions. ”

Hamilton was just nominated for a record-breaking 16 Tony Awards! In honor of the legendary musical's success, we've highlighted some great books on the cast of characters it depicts.

Alexander Hamilton

Gilbert Sorrentino (1929-2006) was an American novelist, short story writer, poet, literary critic, professor, and editor. He is the author of twenty books of fiction including Mulligan Stew, Steelwork, and Aberration of Starlight. He taught at Sarah Lawrence, Columbia University, the University of Scranton, and the New School for Social Research. Among his students were acclaimed novelists like Jeffrey Eugenides and Nicole Krauss.

We'll celebrate his birthday with an open-mic reading of his works on Wednesday, April 27th at 7pm.

Mulligan Stew
Imaginative Qualities of Actual Things
Something Said

Columbia Global Reports is a new publishing imprint that’s producing four to six ambitious works of journalism and analysis a year, each on a different underreported story in the world. They commission authors to do original on-site reporting around the globe, and aim to combine the immediacy and narrative power of journalism with the intellectual ambition and acuity of scholarship. The books will be on a wide range of political, financial, scientific, and cultural topics—stories and ideas that matter.

The Cosmopolites
Little Rice: Smartphones, Xiaomi, and the Chinese Dream