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Daniel Torday: The 12th Commandment with Michelle Zauner

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Two-time National Jewish Book Award winner Daniel Torday's haunting new novel about murder, memory, and an ancient cult of Jewish mystics in the rural Midwest. The Dönme sect—a group of Jewish-Islamic adherents with ancient roots—lives in an isolated community on rural land outside of smalltown Mt. Izmir, Ohio. Self-sustaining, deeply-religious, and heavily-armed, they have followed…

$10.89

Tessa Bailey: “Secretly Yours” with Tia Williams

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Books Are Magic presents Tessa Bailey: Secretly Yours with Tia Williams From #1 New York Times bestselling author and TikTok sensation Tessa Bailey comes a steamy new rom-com about a starchy professor and the bubbly neighbor he clashes with at every turn... Hallie Welch fell hard for Julian Vos at fourteen, after they almost kissed…

$10.89

Books are Magic: Maggie Smith – You Could Make This Place Beautiful w/ Leslie Jamison

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

“Life, like a poem, is a series of choices.” In her memoir You Could Make This Place Beautiful, poet Maggie Smith explores the disintegration of her marriage and her renewed commitment to herself in lyrical vignettes that shine, hard and clear as jewels. The book begins with one woman’s personal, particular heartbreak, but its circles widen…

Samantha Irby: “Quietly Hostile” with Jazmine Hughes

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

A MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK OF THE YEAR • A hilarious new essay collection from #1 New York Times bestselling unabashed fan-favorite Samantha Irby invites us to share in the gory particulars of her real life, all that festers behind the glitter and glam. “Irby is back with a new and hilariously relatable essay collection... will…

$10.89

R. F. Kuang: “Yellowface” with Peng Shepherd

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

What’s the harm in a pseudonym? Bestselling sensation Juniper Song is not who she says she is, she didn’t write the book she claims she wrote, and she is most certainly not Asian American—in this chilling and hilariously cutting novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author R. F. Kuang in the vein of…

$10.89

Book Event: Molly Baz: More Is More w/ Chloe Fineman

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Learn to cook with confidence and unbridled joy in 100 big, bold, flavorful recipes from New York Times bestselling author Molly Baz. It’s time to crank up the heat and lose the measuring spoons because the secret to cooking is hiding in one simple motto: MORE IS MORE. In her bestselling debut cookbook, Cook This Book, Molly Baz…

$43.55

Book Event: Jonathan Lethem: Brooklyn Crime Novel w/ Jelani Cobb

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

From the bestselling and award-winning author of The Fortress of Solitude and Motherless Brooklyn comes a sweeping story of community, crime, and gentrification, tracing more than fifty years of life in one Brooklyn neighborhood. On the streets of 1970s Brooklyn, a daily ritual goes down: the dance. Money is exchanged, belongings surrendered, power asserted. The promise of violence lies…

$16.33 – $43.55

Book Event: “Start Here” by Sohla El-Waylly

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

Change the way you think about cooking! In this epic guide to better eating, the chef, recipe developer, and video producer Sohla El-Waylly reimagines what a cookbook can be, teaching home cooks of all skill levels how cooking really works. A practical, information-packed, and transformative guide to becoming a better cook and conquering the kitchen, Start…

$10.89 – $54.44

Books are Magic Presents: Dr. Uché Blackstock: Legacy w/ Imani Perry

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

The rousing, captivating story of a Black physician, her career in medicine, and the deep inequities that still exist in the U.S. healthcare system. Growing up in Brooklyn, New York, it never occurred to Uché Blackstock and her twin sister, Oni, that they would be anything but physicians. In the 1980s, their mother headed an organization of…

$35.93

Books are Magic Presents: Alina Grabowski: Women and Children First w/ Sarah Jessica Parker

St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY, United States

“I am a big fan of Women and Children First . . . Alina Grabowski is an astute and limber narrative artist and I could read her prose all day long and never grow weary.”—Lorrie Moore, author of A Gate at the Stairs A gripping literary puzzle that unwinds the private lives of ten women as they confront…

$10.89 – $35.93
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