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Upcoming Event:

Brooklyn Book FestBrooklyn Book Festival, Booth #710

Drop by our booth (#710) at the borough's most bookish event of the year. We'll have NBF tote bags, and books from National Book Award winners and finalists.

9/21 from 10 am - 6 pm.
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza.
209 Joralemon St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Bookup News:

Hangout with two NBA Authors

Will Alexander and Gene Luen Yang

BookUp partnered with Google to connect our students with NBA Winner Will Alexander, author of Goblin Secrets, and two-time NBA Finalist Gene Luen Yang, author of American Born Chinese and Boxers & Saints.

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NBF at the Brooklyn Book Festival

The 2014 Brooklyn Book Festival is packed full of terrific events with some of the best authors around. If you’re headed to the festival on Sunday, here’s a schedule featuring writers in the National Book Foundation family. And don’t forget to join us on Wednesday for a screening of The Residue Years: The Documentary by Mitchell S. Jackson!

10:00 AM
“In ______ We Trust” - feat. Fiona Maazel at the Brooklyn Law School Student Lounge

11:00 AM
”21st Century Narrators, Presented by London Review of Books” - feat. Ben Lerner at the North Stage

“The Hilarity of Death and Deadlines” - feat. Roz Chast at the Saint Francis College Auditorium

12:00 PM
”About Africa” - feat. Dinaw Mengestu at the St. Francis MrArdle

“Join the Coversation” - feat. Mary Gordon at the Borough Hall Courtroom

1:00 PM
”Eye of the Beholder” - feat. James McBride at the Brooklyn Law School Moot Courtroom

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