Celebrity Sightings: 5 Star-Studded Book Events in NYC This Week

Big names hit the city for this week’s star-studded book events.

Monday, November 3rd

Jimmy Page

Legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page submitting to an interview is news enough, but having artist Jeff Koons as the person on the other end of the conversation is nothing short of extraordinary.

Tuesday, November 4th

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Comedian John Cleese talks about his career and new memoir, So Anyway, with New York Times reporter and author Dave Itzkoff at The New School.

Wednesday, November 5th


After 12 years writing “The Ethicist” for The New York Times Magazine, Randy Cohen’s new project is Person Place Thing. On Wednesday, catch legal celeb Alan M. Dershowitz taking the stand at the The Jewish Community Center in Manhattan.

Thursday, November 6th

White Teeth

Two prize-winning novelists, Patrick McGrath (SpiderAsylum) and Zadie Smith (White TeethOn Beauty), discuss some of the films that have influenced their lives and work at the Morgan Library & Museum.

Friday, November 7th


Bill Nye “the Science Guy” discusses and signs copies of his new book Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation at the Union Square Barnes & Noble.