Best of Brooklyn 2013: Books & Media

07/31/2013 4:00 AM |

Least Welcome New Avatar
The “Brooklyn Girl”

And I couldn’t help but wonder… ugh, forget it. Just stop making Brooklyn some kind of chick-lit hub, all right, publishing industry?

Best New Bushwick Gallery for Art and Books
Schema Projects

The gallery devotes exhibitions quite entirely to works on paper, making it a very fitting home for the press Blonde Art Books.

Best Literary Debut
Adelle Waldman

The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P., a 19th-century-style look at the Brooklyn literary scene, is the best book of the summer. Just read it.