Happy October 1st book nerds! This month is starting of with a bang with plenty of great bookish events happening this week. Check out the full schedule of events below and make sure to follow YA Book Events NYC on Twitter to keep up to date with all the events happening around the city.
Tuesday, October 2
Launch Event for Someday by David Levithan at Books of Wonder (6-8 p.m.)
Celebrate the release of David Levithan’s new novel, Someday (a sequel and continuation of Every Day). Free event.
Wednesday, October 3
“Of Muses and Muchness”: Double NYC Launch Event for A Blade So Black and For a Muse of Fire at Books of Wonder (6-8 p.m.)
Join authors L.L. McKinny and Heidi Heilig as they celbrate the release of their new novels, A Blade So Black and For a Muse of Fire. The authors will be in conversation with NYT bestselling author Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles). Free event.
Fierce Reads Panel Event at Barnes and Noble Union Square (6 p.m.)
Authors Tomi Adeyemi (Children of Blood and Bone), Ngozi Uzaku (Check, Please!), Alex London (Black Wings Beating), and April Tucholke (Wink Poppy Midnight) will have a panel discussion. A limited number of wristbands for event access will be distributed with purchase of any of the featured titles beginning at 9 a.m. the day of the event.
The Darkdeep at Barnes and Noble Upper East Side (7 p.m.)
Join authors Ally Condie and Brendan Reichs as they celebrate the launch of their novel, The Darkdeep. Free event.
Thursday, October 4
Launch Event for Dry by Neal & Jarrod Shusterman at Books of Wonder (6-8 p.m.)
Celebrate the release of Neal and Jarrod Shusterman’s new novel, Dry. Free event.
Great Middle Grade Reads at Books of Wonder Uptown (6-8 p.m.)
Join five talented authors as they present their newest books. Free event.
Friday, October 5
A Map of Days at The Strand (7:01-8:01 p.m.)
Join Ransom Riggs in the Rare Book Room as he launches his latest book, A Map of Days. Admission and a gift card is $15; admission and a signed copy of the book is $22.99.
Saturday, October 6
Launch Party for Dog Days in the City by Jodi Kendall at Books of Wonder Uptown (3-5 p.m.)
Celebrate the launch of Dogs Days in the City by Jodi Kendall. Kendall will be in conversation with Alyson Gerber (Braced). Free event.