Local authors including Nicola Harrison and Newsday's Robert Fouch plus Marvel Comics' Danny Figeroth, author of a new book on Stan Lee, will appear at book signings this week.
'Carrie Fisher' review: A gossipy and gushy bio
Sheila Weller's new "Carrie Fisher" bio looks at the actress' demons and triumphs in a gossipy, fan magazine style.
'All This Could Be Yours': Rich black comedy
No one seems sorry to see dear old Dad kick off in Jamie Attenberg's hilarious "All This Could Be Yours," her seventh novel and easily her best.
Stan Lee's biographer: LI crucial to Marvel Universe
Danny Fingeroth, author of "A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee., will read from the new biography and give a presentation at Huntington's Cinema Arts Centre.
'The Man Who Saw Everything': A life re-examined
Deborah Levy's "The Man Who Saw Everything" is a beautifully crafted story of how an accident changes the life of a man and those around him.
'The Andromeda Evolution': Channeling Crichton
"The Andromeda Evolution" by Daniel H. Wilson is an intriguing if somewhat improbable sequel to Michael Crichton's "The Andromeda Strain."
'The Night Fire': A crackling Harry Bosch mystery
Michael Connelly keeps up the high standards of the Harry Bosch series with his latest entry "The Night Fire."
'The Siberian Dilemma': Disappointing thriller
Moscow detective Arkady Renko of "Gorky Park" returns in Martin Cruz Smith's "The Siberian Dilemma," a diverting if disappointing thriller.
Christian Blauvelt talks about 'Cinematic Cities'
From "On the Town" to "Breakfast at Tiffany's," Christian Blauvelt looks at the hundreds of movie shot in New York in his book "Turner Classic Movies Cinematic Cities: New York."
Julie Andrews and daughter coming to Bay Street
Julie Andrews and her daughter, Emaa Walton Hamilton, will be at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Sunday to sign copies of their memoir "Home Work."
Bestsellers for the week ending Nov. 2
HARDCOVERFICTION1. BLUE MOON, by Lee Child (Delacorte)2. THE GUARDIANS, by John Grisham (Doubleday)3. THE NIGHT FIRE, by Michael Connelly (Little, ...