Fall Festivals in NYC
by nycgo.com staff, 08/28/2012
Author and illustrator Sergio Ruzzier in the Target Children's Area. Photo: Kathryn Kirk
Brooklyn Book Festival
September 23, 10am–6pm
Bookworms of all ages converge around Brooklyn Borough Hall for this annual celebration of literature and culture. The event features discussions and author readings from top names in the industry. This year's showcase stars include Mary Higgins Clark, Kurt Andersen, Pete Hamill, Colson Whitehead and James Wolcott. Attendees can also sample offerings from indie presses, and kids and tweens can check out custom-tailored activities.