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July Reading Series at KGB

Behind the Book is excited to announce an encore presentation of our Reading Series on July 14th at 7PM. These authors will be reading from works in progress. Come be surprised with us! Cyzar Arca Cyzar moved to New York when he was seven years old as an American-born citizen from the Philippines. He lived […]

June Reading Series at KGB

We curated the last installment of our Reading Series before our brief summer hiatus to be sure to keep you sated through your trip to the shore. Behind the Book will be hosting three great authors who will explore topics of identity, loss, and coming of age in an evening at KGB Bar. Join us in welcoming Dana […]

Join Us for #GivingTuesday!

SPREAD THE WORD – DONATE – GIVE YOUR TIME The countdown is on! Tuesday, December 1 is #GivingTuesday and Behind the Book has joined this global day of giving with a campaign to support our literacy programs. Whether you volunteer, donate, spread the word, or attend an event – every little bit helps. Our aim this year is to […]

BtB’s Free Reading Series Returns

… And it features three of the hottest debuts of the summer. Join us for our first Reading Series of the season to hear new work receiving rave reviews by Mia Alvar, Stephanie Clifford and Julia Pierpont. With New York City featuring as the backdrop to this month’s stores – of fitting in, finding out, or starting […]

March Reading Series

Join us at KGB Bar on the 12th for brand new fiction by John Renehan, author of The Valley, Michael Coffey, author of The Business of Naming Things and Iris Smyles, author of Iris Has Free Time. Join us for drinks and readings and a sneak peek at three great new releases. Thursday, March 12, at KGB Bar, 85 […]

Our Evening with Joshua Ferris

We were thrilled when one of our supporters offered to host a cocktail party to benefit Behind the Book on February 9. When Man Booker Prize nominee Joshua Ferris agreed to appear at the private reading, we knew the party would be a hit. As Josh read from the opening pages of his much-lauded third […]