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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
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
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.