NYC Book Signing Calendar

Below is a selection of upcoming events at bookstores in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Please double check the event details at the bookstore’s website before attending in case of changes to the event or any errors.

For tips on what to expect at a book signing, check out this post.

Friday, February 23

  • Tamora Pierce: Tempests and Slaughter. 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, Upper West Side location. Details.

Monday, February 26

  • Great Teen Reads featuring Deborah Schaumberg (The Tombs), Cecil Castellucci (Don’t Cosplay My Heart), and Ruth Lehrer (Being Fishkill). 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, Upper West Side location. Details.
  • Let’s Woman-Splain Romance featuring Lisa Kleypas, Beverley Jenkins, Alisha Rai, Alyssa Cole, and Katherine Ashe. 7 p.m. at The Strand. Details. Tickets: $15 (Sold Out)

Tuesday, February 27

  • Ashley Poston: Heart of Iron. 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, 18th Street location. Details.
  • Maria Shriver: I’ve Been Thinking… 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Upper East Side. Details.
  • Morgan Jerkins and Porochista Khakpour. 7 p.m. at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe. Details.
  • Peter Carey: A Long Way from Home (w/Téa Obreht). 7 p.m. at McNally Jackson. Details.

Wednesday, February 28

  • Sayantani Dasgupta: The Serpent’s Secret. 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, Upper West Side location. Details.

Thursday, March 1

  • Nassim Taleb: Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life. 7 p.m. at Barnes and Noble Union Square. Details.
  • Karen Karbo: In Praise of Difficult Women. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Upper West Side. Details.
  • Peter Carey: A Long Way from Home (w/Elizabeth Strout). 7:30 p.m. at Greenlight Bookstore, Fort Greene location. Details.

Monday, March 5

  • Chelsia Rose Marcius: Wild Escape: The Prison Break from Dannemora and the Manhunt that Captured America. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Upper East Side. Details.
  • Andrew Lloyd Weber: Unmasked. 8 p.m. at The Town Hall, hosted by The Strand. Details. Tickets: $47+

Tuesday, March 6

  • Tahereh Mafi: Restore Me. 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, 18th Street location. Details.
  • Ashley Woodfolk: The Beauty that Remains (w/Nic Stone). 7 p.m. at McNally Jackson. Details.
  • Brad Meltzer: The Escape Artist. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square. Details.
  • Tae Keller: The Science of Breakable Things. 7:30 p.m. at Word Bookstore, Jersey City location. Details.

Wednesday, March 7

  • UPDATED: Tomi Adeyemi: Children of Blood and Bone (w/Zoraida Cordova). 6 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Tribeca. Details. Please note this event was originally scheduled for March 13.
  • Chelsea Clinton: She Persisted Around the World. 6 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square. Details.

Monday, March 12

  • Brendan Reichs: Genesis (w/Danielle Paige). 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, 18th Street location. Details.

Tuesday, March 13

  • Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff: Obsidio. 6 p.m. at Books of Wonder, 18th Street location. Details.
  • Junot Diaz: Islandborn. 6 p.m. at the Central Branch of the Brooklyn Public Library, hosted by Greenlight Bookstore. Details. Tickets: $20+
  • Jami Attenberg: All Grown Up (w/Rumaan Alam, Mary H.K. Choi, and Maeve Higgins). 7:30 p.m. at Books Are Magic. Details.

Thursday, March 15

  • Rebecca Solnit: Men Explain Things to Me (w/Aruna d’Souza, Marina Sitrin, and Mona Eltahawy). 7 p.m. at Cooper’s Union. Details. Tickets: Free

NYC Teen Author Festival

  • March 18-25 at various locations throughout New York City. Details.
    • Authors include: E. Lockhart, Ibi Zoboi, Zoraida Cordova, Gayle Forman, Tiffany Jackson, Scott Westerfeld, Maggie Stiefvater, Heather Demetrios, Heidi Heilig, Rhoda Belleza
  • No-Foolin’ Mega-Signing. March 25 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Books of Wonder, 18th Street location. Details.

Tuesday, March 20

  • Emily X.R. Pan: The Astonishing Color of After (w/Nova Ren Suma). 7 p.m. at McNally Jackson. Details.

Monday, March 26

  • Brittney Cooper: Eloquent Rage. 6 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Tribeca. Details.

Tuesday, March 27

  • Gayle Forman: I Have Lost My Way (w/E. Lockhart and Libba Bray). 7 p.m. at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe. Details.
  • Lynne Tillman: Men and Apparitions (w/Colm Tóibín). 7 p.m. at McNally Jackson. Details.

Tuesday, April 3

  • Meg Wolitzer: The Female Persuasion. 7:30 p.m. at Books Are Magic. Details.

Wednesday, April 4

  • Weike Wang: Chemistry. 7 p.m. at The Strand. Details.
  • Sloane Crosley: Look Alive Out There. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square. Details.

Friday, April 6

  • Samantha Irby: Meaty. 7:30 p.m. at Books Are Magic. Details.

Monday, April 9

  • Madeleine Albright: Fascism. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square. Details.
  • Elizabeth Strout (Anything Is Possible) and John Edgar Wideman (American Histories). 7:30 p.m. at 92Y. Details. Tickets: $22+

Saturday, April 14

  • Junot Diaz: Islandborn. 10 a.m. at Word Jersey City. Details.

Tuesday, April 24

  • John Scalzi: Head On. 7 p.m. at The Strand. Details.

Wednesday, April 25

  • Charlamagne Tha God: Black Privilege. 12:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Fifth Avenue. Details.

Thursday, April 25

  • Meg Wolitzer: The Female Persuasion. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Upper West Side. Details.
  • Christopher Moore: Noir. 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Union Square. Details.

Friday, April 27

  • Siobhan Vivian: Stay Sweet (w/Jenny Han). 7:30 p.m. at Books Are Magic. Details.

Thursday, May 3

  • Arundhati Roy: The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. 7 p.m. at New York Public Library Schwarzman Building. Details. Tickets: $40
  • Curtis Sittenfeld (You Think It, I’ll Say It) and Meg Wolitzer (The Female Persuasion). 7:30 p.m. at 92Y. Details. Tickets: $22+

Book Con

  • June 2 and 3 at the Javitz Center. Details. Tickets: $30+
    • Authors include: Angie Thomas, Anna-Marie McLemore, Cassandra Clare, David Baldacci, Dhonielle Clayton, Leigh Bardugo, Marie Lu, Marissa Meyer, Nic Stone, Nicola Yoon, Sandra Brown, Sarah MacLean, Susan Dennard, Taye Diggs, Thi Bui, Tomi Adeyemi, V.E. Schwab, Veronica Roth, Viet Thanh Nguyen

Wednesday, June 6

  • Roxane Gay (Not That Bad) and Tayari Jones (An American Marriage). 7:30 p.m. at 92Y. Details. Tickets: $24+

Monday, June 11

  • Roxane Gay: Not That Bad. 7 p.m. at New York Public Library Schwarzman Building. Details. Tickets: $40

View the full lists of events directly at: 92YBarnes & Noble: Fifth AvenueBarnes & Noble: TribecaBarnes & Noble: Union SquareBarnes & Noble: Upper East SideBarnes & Noble: Upper West SideBooks Are MagicBooks of Wonder, Greenlight, McNally Jackson, New York Public LibraryThe Strand, and Word.

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Last updated: February 20, 2018