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David Sedaris, one of today’s most influential writers, is coming to Brooklyn to celebrate the paperback release of his latest collection, “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls.”  The NPR humorist and esteemed author of numerous No. 1 New York Times bestsellers, including “Me Talk Pretty One Day” and “Naked,” Sedaris  will appear at the Brooklyn Academy of Read More →

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Brooklyn BookBeat: ‘The Blondes’ Author to Speak in Cobble Hill You may want to think twice about making that dumb blonde joke after reading Brooklynite Emily Schultz’s new novel, “The Blondes” (Thomas Dunne Books), which will be available April 21. Schultz takes a seemingly innocuous character trait — blonde hair — and turns it into Read More →

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Brooklyn BookBeat Michael Cunningham, world-renowned novelist, never dreamed of growing up to be a writer. “I was much more visual…I thought I would be a painter,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Hours” revealed to an audience Wednesday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM). But to the fortune of his fans, Cunningham took a writing class in college Read More →