Launch Party for FALLING IS LIKE THIS with Kate Rockland + guests!

05/13/2010 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm


This is going to be one awesome book release party: Kate Rockland will celebrate the launch of her new novel Falling Is Like This, a punk rock love story set in the East Village and Coney Island that has been praised as "saucy & sexy!" Also reading will be guest Rob Sheffield, Brooklyn native and author of rock memoir Love Is a Mixtape. And a special musical performace by Franz Nicolay, formerly of The Hold Steady, who will play some live acoustic. Oh, and did we mention that the cool folks at Sixpoint Craft Ales will provide free beer? Yup, it is going to be a blast - beer, books and live music. Join us! And please RSVP on Facebook if you plan on attending (encouraged but not required)


Falling Is Like This Cover Image
ISBN: 9780312576004
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Griffin - May 11th, 2010

Tabloid-writer Harper Rostov breaks up with her boyfriend only to fall into the arms of Nick Cavallaro---certified punk-rock God who is considered a genius by fans and critics alike. Harper's newly single heart gets an overdose of chemistry from the Hitchhiker's Revenge guitarist as she falls for his intoxicating charisma.

Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time Cover Image
ISBN: 9781400083039
Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
Published: Three Rivers Press - December 4th, 2007

Mix tapes: Stick one into a deck and you’re  transported to another time in your life. For Rob Sheffield, author of Turn Around Bright Eyes that time was one of miraculous love and unbearable grief. A time that spanned seven years, it started when he met the girl of his dreams, and ended when he watched her die