Launch This! Augury Books’ Release Party Just Days Away …


Augury’s launch party for our first books of 2013, Mantic by Maureen Alsop and Soldier Quick with Rain by David Joel Friedman, the winner of our Editor’s Prize, is just around the corner, and we hope you will come to help us celebrate putting these fine works out into the world.

Everything you need to know:

Who: Augury Books (Kate Angus, Kimberly Steele, Matt Cunha), presenting readers David Joel Friedman and Maureen Alsop

Why: New books, old friends, new friends, great poetry, drink specials that last ’til 9 p.m (and generally inexpensive drinks all night), gossip, weird haircuts (inevitable), mingling, celebration, support of small presses, happiness

When: Monday, February 25, 2013 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Back room of Botanica Bar, 47 E Houston Street, New York, New York 10012, (b/w Mulberry St. & Greene St., near trains B, D, F, M, N, R, 4, 6)

What: Augury Books’ Launch Party 2013! Reading, book sale, drink specials, hanging out … You really should know this by now.

How: …. do you get in on the drink specials? Just tell the bartender your “Augury” password when you order.

Come at 6:30 to secure your copies of these fine books. The readings will begin at 7:00 p.m., and the rest of the evening is for drinking and socializing, so feel free to show up later to say hello and be among the first to own the latest additions to Augury’s catalogue.

If you haven’t already, RSVP on Facebook here.