Tomorrow night Gary Shteyngart reads from The Russian Debutante’s Handbook at the Astor Place Barnes & Noble. As if his prose weren’t incentive enough, he’s a fantastic reader. You should not deny yourself this opportunity.
If you go to the Greenman reading and like mojitos, order one. Pete’s has been serving ’em up* (with properly crushed mint leaves and actual sugar–instead of that syrup they use in some Manhattan establishments) since it opened its doors back in 1999.
*yes, i know i’ve mentioned pete’s mojitos before. i’m a one-trick pony, folks.