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  • Get Lit May Book Club: Lisa Ko

    Tues, May 28 | 6 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

    Cover of Memory Piece with headshot of Lisa Ko.
  • Teen Banned Book Club Event: Sonora Reyes

    Wed, Jun 5 | 11 AM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

    Headshot of Sonora Reyes next to the cover of her book, "The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School."
  • Michael Stipe: Portraits of Now

    Tues, Jun 25 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Michael Stipe headshot; book cover of Even the birds gave pause
  • 6th Annual Schomburg Center Literary Festival

    Sat, Jun 15 | 11 AM–6 PM

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

    Illustration shows people of all ages on the corner of 135th Street and Malcolm X Boulevard reading books, dancing, playing jump rope, grilling, and playing in an open fire hydrant as books surround them.
  • Get Lit May Book Club: Lisa Ko

    Tues, May 28 | 6 PM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

    Cover of Memory Piece with headshot of Lisa Ko.
  • Teen Banned Book Club Event: Sonora Reyes

    Wed, Jun 5 | 11 AM

    Stavros Niarchos Foundation Library (SNFL) & Online

    Headshot of Sonora Reyes next to the cover of her book, "The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School."
  • Michael Stipe: Portraits of Now

    Tues, Jun 25 | 7 PM

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building & Online

    Michael Stipe headshot; book cover of Even the birds gave pause

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In the Collection

  • Brown Neon

    Raquel Gutierrez

    AdultNonfiction
    brown neon by raquel gutierrez
  • Castle Rock Kitchen

    Theresa Carle-Sanders

    AdultNonfiction
    castle rock kitchen by theresa carle-sanders
  • The Mystery Writer

    Sulari Gentill

    AdultFiction
    the mystery writer by sulari gentill
  • Raiders of the Lost Heart

    Jo Segura

    AdultRomance
    raiders of the lost heart by jo segura
  • Anita de Monte Laughs Last

    Xochitl Gonzalez

    AdultFiction
    anita de monte laughs last by xochitl gonzalez
  • Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk

    Kathleen Hanna

    AdultNonfiction
    Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk
  • My Beloved Monster

    Caleb Carr

    AdultNonfiction
    My Beloved Monster
  • Hunted

    Abir Mukherjee

    AdultFiction
    Hunted by Abir Mukherjee
  • City of Laughter

    Temim Fruchter

    AdultFiction
    City of Laughter
  • Ten Bridges I've Burnt

    Brontez Purnell

    AdultNonfiction
    Ten Bridges I've Burnt
  • Where To Start With Alice Munro

    Munro was a master of the short story.

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  • Newly Digitized: The Eugene L. Armbruster Collection of Long Island Photographic Views

    The collection is an invaluable record of the history of Long Island.

     


     

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