Jordan Reid and Erin Williams read from “The Big Fat Activity Book For Pregnant People” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Join us for an early afternoon event at Calypso St. Barth with Jordan Reid and Erin Williams! The ultimate must-have for any mom-to-be with a sense of humor: an irreverent, laugh-out-loud activity book filled with quizzes, mazes, fill-in-the-blanks, journaling pages, and hysterical musings on what pregnancy is really like. Baby shower gifts don’t get more perfect than this. […]

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Tom Clavin reads from “Dodge City” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Dodge City, Kansas, is a place of legend. The town that started as a small military site exploded with the coming of the railroad, cattle drives, eager miners, settlers, and various entrepreneurs passing through to populate the expanding West. Before long, Dodge City’s streets were lined with saloons and brothels and its populace was thick […]

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Storytime with “Dance” and “Three Little Mermaids” Authors Matthew and Mara Van Fleet at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

From the #1 New York Times bestselling children’s book creator Matthew Van Fleet comes a laugh-out-loud, jazzy story of a little baby chick who learns how to dance from a friendly band of animals who know all the right moves! Shake, shake, shake, shimmy, shimmy, shake! You can dance! Young readers will delight in the […]

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Tristan Gooley reads from “How to Read Water” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

 New York Times Bestseller! Read the sea like a Viking and interpret ponds like a Polynesian—with a little help from the “natural navigator”!   In his eye-opening books The Lost Art of Reading Nature’s Signs and The Natural Navigator, Tristan Gooley helped readers reconnect with nature by finding direction from the trees, stars, clouds, and more. Now, he turns […]

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Marion Lear Swaybill reads from “Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

For centuries, oysters have had the power to sustain and delight, inspiring writers and artists, lowly cooks and four-star chefs, laborers and gourmands, and everyone in between. A feast for the eyes and the palate oysters also are rich in history and lore. In Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw, Marion Lear Swaybill presents a wide-ranging […]

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“Color Your Happy Home” with Durell Godfrey at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Find your way to happiness by coloring in and experiencing these charming scenes of domestic bliss.  New York Times bestselling author of 14,000 Things to Be Happy About, Barbara Ann Kipfer, and illustrator Durell Godfrey take the coloring experience to a new level by pairing inspiring phrases evoking happiness with beautiful line drawings. From a sunny kitchen table adorned […]

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Eric Fischl reads from “Bad Boy: My Life on and off the Canvas” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

In Bad Boy, renowned American artist Eric Fischl has written a penetrating, often searing exploration of his coming of age as an artist, and his search for a fresh narrative style in the highly charged and competitive New York art world in the 1970s and 1980s. With such notorious and controversial paintings as "Bad Boy" and […]

Storytime: Susan Verde reads from “Water Princess” at East Hampton BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Based on supermodel Georgie Badiel’s childhood, a young girl dreams of bringing clean drinking water to her African village. With its wide sky and warm earth, Princess Gie Gie’s kingdom is a beautiful land. But clean drinking water is scarce in her small African village. And try as she might, Gie Gie cannot bring the […]

“God’s Love We Deliver” Cookbook Reading at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Compiled by Jon Gilman and Christopher Idone, in celebration of more than 30 years of service, comes God's Love We Deliver Cookbook: Nourishing Stories and Recipes from Notable Friends, packed with family recipes and personal anecdotes from 75 supporters of this NYC non-profit fixture. Born of the idea that the sharing or preparing of a […]

Laura Donnelly Discusses Holiday Cooking at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Join us for a fun and informative Holiday Cooking event with East Hampton Star Food Editor Laura Donnelly. Laura will discuss great resources for cooks of all levels and share the best cookbooks for both every-day and holiday cooking. Laura will provide a fun and interactive tour of BookHampton’s cookbook section (kids’ cookbooks, too!) and […]

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Stephen Drucker discusses “Sunnylands” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

With its pastel green and yellow interior, its dazzling collection of Impressionist paintings, and long, low sofas that look like vintage Cadillac convertibles, Sunnylands was a Versailles for the Space Age. In Palm Springs, the mecca of midcentury modern architecture, this immaculately preserved estate is considered the undisputed masterpiece, envisioned by A. Quincy Jones, one […]

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Erica Abeel Reads From “Wild Girls” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Three college friends from the 50s blaze their own path in love and work, braving the stifling conventions of the age, and anticipating the social thaw that would arrive ten years later. These “wild girls” pay heavy penalties for living against the grain, but, over the years, rebound and re-set their course, drawing strength from […]

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Corporate Gift Guide at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

JOIN OUR BOOKSELLERS FOR AN INFORMAL SESSION ON THE BEST LITERARY GIFTS FOR YOUR CLIENTS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON. YOUR BUSINESS IS UNIQUE, AND YOUR CLIENTS ARE UNIQUE, AND WE WILL FIND THE PERFECT BOOK THAT YOUR CLIENTS WILL FIND THOUGHTFUL AND CREATIVE! Books are notable and the giving of books shows great care and thought […]

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Teachers’ Night at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Join us at the store for an early evening of snacks, refreshments, great company, giveaways, raffles and of course - books! Come hear from our booksellers and representatives from several major publishers as they share the hottest books of the season! Find out what will get those reluctant readers clamoring for more books, including the under-the-radar gems we're […]

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Local & Independent Author Educational Series Kickoff at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

LOCAL AND INDEPENDENT AUTHOR EDUCATIONAL SESSION FEATURING PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE EDITOR PETER GETHERS BOOKHAMPTON WAS THRILLED BY THE SUPPORT OF OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY UPON OUR RE-OPENING EARLIER THIS SUMMER. NOW, IT’S OUR TURN TO GIVE BACK TO OUR LOCAL AND INDEPENDENT AUTHOR COMMUNITY.  WE LOOK FORWARD TO HOSTING LOCAL AUTHOR EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR AND TO KICK-OFF […]

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Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel on “The Landmarks of New York” at Bookhampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

As the definitive resource on the architectural history of New York City, The Landmarks of New York documents and illustrates the 1,352 individual landmarks and 135 historic districts that have been accorded landmark status by the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission since its establishment in 1965. Arranged chronologically by date of construction, the book […]

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Author Joe Dolce reads from “Brave New Weed” at BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Weed But Didn’t Even Think to Ask It’s been around for ten thousand years and made its way into every culture that it has come in contact with. It has been ubiquitous in our American lives, but because of laws that have blocked research we’ve never really understood […]

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Bookhampton’s Evening for Book Club Mingling

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Please join us for an evening of mingling with fellow readers, meeting local book clubs, discussing great book group recommendations and more! Guest speakers: Maggie Richards, VP Deputy Publisher, Sales and Marketing, Henry Holt Publishing, will share great book club reads - current and past favorites. Roxanne Coady, owner of R.J. Julia Booksellers in Madison, […]

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Richard Cohen Reads from “She Made Me Laugh: My Friend, Nora Ephron” at Book Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Nora Ephron, one of the most famous writers, film makers, and personalities of her time is captured by her long-time and dear friend in a hilarious, blunt, raucous, and poignant recollection of their decades-long friendship. Nora Ephron (1941–2012) was a phenomenal personality, journalist, essayist, novelist, playwright, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, and movie director (Sleepless in Seattle; You’ve Got […]

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Bastienne Schmidt reads from “Typology of Women” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

For her latest publication, Typology of Women, German-born, Hamptons-based, mixed-media artist Bastienne Schmidt (born 1961) has created a series of hand-painted orange cutouts of different types of women as they have been represented in different historical periods, in popular culture and in literature. The clarifying, codifying logic of the typology―the systematic classification of types that have […]

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Author & Attorney James D. Zirin reads from “Supremely Partisan” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

On the eve of a presidential election that may determine the makeup of Supreme Court justices for decades to come, prominent attorney James D. Zirin argues that the Court has become increasingly partisan, rapidly making policy choices right and left on bases that have nothing to do with law or the Constitution. Zirin explains how […]

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The Printery Trunk Show at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

The Printery is a New York Times favorite, based out of Oyster Bay, New York. They are known for their brilliant color combinations and trademark paper thickness. The Printery will be showcasing their fine printing and engraving stationery, invitations, and holiday cards. Join us! Event date: Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm Event address: BookHampton […]

Jules Feiffer reads from “Cousin Joseph” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Meet Big Sam Hannigan. Tough, righteous, a man on a mission. Only problem is, it's the wrong mission. With the New York Times bestseller Kill My Mother, legendary cartoonist Jules Feiffer began an epic saga of American noir fiction. With Cousin Joseph, a prequel that introduces us to bare-knuckled Detective Sam Hannigan, head of the Bay City's Red Squad […]

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Jay McInerney reads from “Bright, Precious Days” at Bookhampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Jay McInerney's first novel since the best-selling The Good Life is a sexy, vibrant, cross-generational New York story—a literary and commercial read of the highest order. Russell and Corrine Calloway seem to be living the New York dream: book parties one night and high-society charity events the next; jobs they care about (and actually enjoy); […]

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Author Deborah Berke reads from “House Rules” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Drawing on examples of her own distinctive, humane modern design, celebrated architect Deborah Berke demonstrates how to create a serene haven for contemporary living.  House Rules documents the beauty and relevance of Deborah Berke’s vision by articulating eight guiding principles to achieve an enriching domestic space. Her rules range from how to design a meaningful sequence […]

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Moira Weigel reads from “Labor of Love” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

“Does anyone date anymore?” Today, the authorities tell us that courtship is in crisis. But when Moira Weigel dives into the history of sex and romance in modern America, she discovers that authorities have always said this. Ever since young men and women started to go out together, older generations have scolded them: That’s not […]

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An Evening with Author/Illustrator Maira Kalman and Fashion Designer Isaac Mizrahi at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Beloved Dog by Maira Kalman Maira Kalman, with wit and great sensitivity, reveals why dogs bring out the best in us. Maira Kalman + Dogs = Bliss Dogs have lessons for us all. In Beloved Dog, renowned artist and author Maira Kalman illuminates our cherished companions as only she can. From the dogs lovingly illustrated […]

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Andrew Solomon reads from “Far & Away” at BookHampton East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

From the winner of the National Book Award and the National Books Critics’ Circle Award—and one of the most original thinkers of our time—a riveting collection of essays about places in dramatic transition. Far and Away collects Andrew Solomon’s writings about places undergoing seismic shifts—political, cultural, and spiritual. Chronicling his stint on the barricades in Moscow […]

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Author Emma Cline reads from “The Girls” at BookHampton in East Hampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

An indelible portrait of girls, the women they become, and that moment in life when everything can go horribly wrong—this stunning first novel is perfect for readers of Jeffrey Eugenides’s The Virgin Suicides and Jennifer Egan’s A Visit from the Goon Squad. Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely […]

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John Hunt discusses “Palio” at East Hampton BookHampton

East Hampton BookHampton 41 Main Street, East Hampton, NY, United States

Author and producer John Hunt will discuss his book, "Palio," and his documentary film of the same name, which is being shown this weekend at the Hamptons International Film Festival. "Palio" is a richly illustrated celebration of the legendary horse race which has united the people of Siena for centuries. Showcasing never before seen imagery from […]

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