Saturday, 9/20 - Fantagraphics Family Tour, a Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event at Bergen Street Comics
See you there! 

Saturday, 9/20 - Fantagraphics Family Tour, a Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event at Bergen Street Comics

See you there! 

toon-books:

Who needs friends when you’ve got Terry Gross?” by the wonderful Eleanor Davis (author of Stinky!)
just published on newyorker.com
http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/2014/03/who-needs-friends-when-youve-got-terry-gross.html

toon-books:

Who needs friends when you’ve got Terry Gross?” by the wonderful Eleanor Davis (author of Stinky!)

just published on newyorker.com

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/2014/03/who-needs-friends-when-youve-got-terry-gross.html

cbldf:

Really cool things available on our website by Harvey Award winner Paul Pope! As always, they’re all signed!

beouija:

Gonna be in NYC next weekend!
- Saturday night, Bergen w/ Simon Hanselman & Jesse Reklaw (+Michael DeForge, Patrick Kyle, Matthew Thurber, Alex Degen, and Mark Connery).
- Sunday, BBF including a panel w/ Charles Burns (????) and Paul Pope (????????) (what the fuck) + signings at the Fanta & Toon tables
- Monday, Desert Island, 7pm, signing and doing my slideshow presentation about the weird passions within the Author/Reader relationship. POSSIBLY FOR THE LAST TIME. It’s one of the best things I’ve done. Plz cm
I’m a fuckin wreck from overtravel & overfun, come see me before I die.

beouija:

Gonna be in NYC next weekend!

- Saturday night, Bergen w/ Simon Hanselman & Jesse Reklaw (+Michael DeForge, Patrick Kyle, Matthew Thurber, Alex Degen, and Mark Connery).

- Sunday, BBF including a panel w/ Charles Burns (????) and Paul Pope (????????) (what the fuck) + signings at the Fanta & Toon tables

- Monday, Desert Island, 7pm, signing and doing my slideshow presentation about the weird passions within the Author/Reader relationship. POSSIBLY FOR THE LAST TIME. It’s one of the best things I’ve done. Plz cm

I’m a fuckin wreck from overtravel & overfun, come see me before I die.

siminiblocker:

I love all of Mary Oliver’s words.
Print available here.

siminiblocker:

I love all of Mary Oliver’s words.

Print available here.

(via powells)

desertislandbrooklyn:

PSYCHED!

books:

Tumblr Takes The Brooklyn Book Festival!

This Sunday, 9/21, hundreds of authors and plenty of your favorite publishers, bookstores, and librarians will be at the Brooklyn Book Festival. If you can be there, you totally should. But if not, our team of Tumblr Correspondents will be able to make you feel like you are with photos, gifs, drawings, quotes, writing tips, advice, reviews and more.

Follow this ace team at lastnightsreading, bookstalker, pith, yeahwriters, brooklynbook, jenhedonia, brooklynbrooke, and twentysomethingvagabond, or stick to books.tumblr.com where we’ll post their highlights all day long.

Are you coming too? Share your coverage with the #BKBF tag.

I think reading is reading, and I’m not going to be ashamed of a goddamn thing I read.

9/20/14 - Illustrator Smackdown! At Greenwood Park! This Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event should be super fun.  

9/20/14 - Illustrator Smackdown! At Greenwood Park! This Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event should be super fun.  

9/19/14 - WW3 Illustrated / Brooklyn Book Festival BOOKEND EVENT at the Brooklyn Library!
WW3 has been on the cutting edge of comics and graphic novels since 1979 and has illustrated our collective history for 35 years in the pages of the magazine.Through journalism, autobiography and fiction the cartoonists of WW3 have been chronicling the events that have shaped the world. WW3 editors and artists will give a visual history and perform works from the magazine live! Including Peter Kuper, Seth Tobocman, Paula Hewitt Amram, James Romberger and Nicole Schulman.
More info here!

9/19/14 - WW3 Illustrated / Brooklyn Book Festival BOOKEND EVENT at the Brooklyn Library!

WW3 has been on the cutting edge of comics and graphic novels since 1979 and has illustrated our collective history for 35 years in the pages of the magazine.Through journalism, autobiography and fiction the cartoonists of WW3 have been chronicling the events that have shaped the world. WW3 editors and artists will give a visual history and perform works from the magazine live! Including Peter Kuper, Seth Tobocman, Paula Hewitt Amram, James Romberger and Nicole Schulman.

More info here!

Charles Burns, Eleanor Davis, and Paul Pope — in conversation at the FREE Brooklyn Book Festival this Sunday, 9/21/2014!

3:00PM at the ST. FRANCIS COLLEGE AUDITORIUM (180 Remsen St.)

Signing to follow directly, books sold by the Community Bookstore

Virtuosos: Comics Creators that Defy Classification. Award-winning artists Charles Burns (Sugar Skull), Eleanor Davis (How to be Happy) and Paul Pope (Battling Boy) are some of the most exciting creators on the scene today, helping to define indie, literary comics while also defying genre classification. Join them as they talk about how they orchestrate their art. Moderated by Lisa Lucas, Guernica Magazine. Featuring screen projection.

Watching you

Watching you

(Source: renee-french)

dedsquad:

I’m very happy to have met Brandon Graham! He was a really nice guy who is super devoted to his fans! I hope that I can be like this on day!

Guys: It is true, Brandon is the best-est. YOU TOO can get your book signed at the Brooklyn Book Festival this Sunday, 9/21/2014. Come see his panel at 12:00 P.M. What Does the Future Have Against Us? Dystopian Adventure Comics: Alternative reality stories from genre-bending, cult comics superstars Brandon Graham (Multiple Warheads), Farel Dalrymple (The Wrenchies) and Amy Reeder (Rocket Girl). Discover the amazing worlds of these ongoing series and epic graphic novels. Moderated by Calvin Reid, Publishers Weekly Comics World.  Featuring screen projection. 
Signing to follow at 1pm at same location!

dedsquad:

I’m very happy to have met Brandon Graham! He was a really nice guy who is super devoted to his fans! I hope that I can be like this on day!

Guys: It is true, Brandon is the best-est. YOU TOO can get your book signed at the Brooklyn Book Festival this Sunday, 9/21/2014. Come see his panel at 12:00 P.M. What Does the Future Have Against Us? Dystopian Adventure Comics: Alternative reality stories from genre-bending, cult comics superstars Brandon Graham (Multiple Warheads), Farel Dalrymple (The Wrenchies) and Amy Reeder (Rocket Girl). Discover the amazing worlds of these ongoing series and epic graphic novels. Moderated by Calvin Reid, Publishers Weekly Comics World.  Featuring screen projection. 

Signing to follow at 1pm at same location!

johnporcellino:

Woodchuck crossing, Upstate New York.

JOHN PORCELLINO IS ON HIS WAY TO BROOKLYN - Seriously everyone his new book HOSPITAL SUITE just blew me away, come see him this Sunday at the FREE Brooklyn Book Festival 9/21/2014

johnporcellino:

Woodchuck crossing, Upstate New York.

JOHN PORCELLINO IS ON HIS WAY TO BROOKLYN - Seriously everyone his new book HOSPITAL SUITE just blew me away, come see him this Sunday at the FREE Brooklyn Book Festival 9/21/2014

bookmania:

The Morgan Library & Museum, New York (Photo by LuciaB)