Hoboken Literary Weekend

Little City Books brings you the first annual Hoboken Literary Weekend! April 5-7, 2019. From Anna Quindlen to Beyoncé  and everything in between. Well, almost everything,      

The first annual Hoboken Literary Weekend takes place April 5-7, 2019. A remarkable line up of authors for adults and children is scheduled over three days. Read the schedule below and get your tickets and rsvps. Join us in kicking off another cultural tradition for our wonderful city.


~~ Friday, April 5th ~~

4 pm at the Hoboken Public Library
Kids 10-15ish FREE

7 pm at the bookstore
Opening Remarks by Mayor Ravi Bhalla
Anna Quindlen in conversation with David Levithan
Their conversation, Q&A, and signing will be followed by a whiskey tasting hosted by spirits author Clay Risen.

 ~~ Saturday, April 6th ~~

11 am at the bookstore
Picture book illustrator Nancy Carpenter, and author/illustrator Jessie Sima
FREE (please RSVP to reserve a space)
Kids 0-7 ish

2 pm at the bookstore
Author Colm Tóibín speaks about his new book Mad, Bad, Dangerous to Know: The Fathers of Wilde, Yeats, and Joyce 
Talk, Q&A, signing

4 pm at Hoboken High School
Daniel Pink discusses his book WHEN: The Science of Perfect Timing
 TICKET Co-presented with Propelify and the Hoboken School District

6 pm at the bookstore
Adam Wade, Grand Slam Moth Story Teller 

7 pm at the bookstore
Queen Bey. Veronica Chambers discusses her Beyoncé
anthology — with cocktails, videos, and Beyonce trivia games TICKET

~~ Sunday, April 7th ~~

10 am at The Jubiilee Center (for Jubilee families only)
Picture book author Mahogany L. Browne and illustrator/author Floyd Cooper
(Would you like to buy a book for a child at the Jubilee Center?  Click here!)

11:30 am at the bookstore
Picture book author Mahogany L. Browne and illustrator/author Floyd Cooper
FREE (please RSVP to reserve a space)
Kids 0-7ish

12:30 pm at the bookstore
Finn and Michael Buckley (Sisters Grimm, N.E.R.D.S. etc.) Father and son teamed up to write Lenny the Lobster Can't Stay for Dinner FREE (please RSVP to reserve a space)
Kids 0-7ish

2 pm at the bookstore
Soman Chainani (School for Good and Evil) with Raakhee Mirchandani (Super Satya Saves the DayFREE  (please RSVP to reserve a space)
Kids 7-12ish

6 pm at the bookstore
Pulitzer-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon with his band ROGUE OLIPHANT (including Sim Cain, Chris Harford, David Mansfield, Cait O’Riordan, Warren Zanes) TICKET


Event date: 
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 10:15pm
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