Emmy Award-winning actor, singer, director, author, and magician Neil Patrick Harris comes to Symphony Space to read from his debut middle-grade novel, tell stories about his life, and share a few magic tips! In conversation with Maureen Johnson (Shades of London and Truly Devious).
There will be pre-signed books available for sale before the event. For each book purchased, attendees will receive a raffle ticket. All raffle tickets will be entered to win a meet-and-greet with Neil following the event!
The Magic Misfits is a magical novel that takes the reader on a whirlwind adventure of family, friendship and illusion!
"I read this book with excitement, delight, and the increasing suspicion that it was going to make me disappear." —Lemony Snicket, author of the bestselling series A Series of Unfortunate Events and All the Wrong Questions
"An earnest message about discovering the magic in the world and finding the family that suits you." —Kirkus Reviews
Neil Patrick Harris is an accomplished actor, producer, director, host, author, and father of six-year-old twins. Harris also served as President of the Academy of Magical Arts from 2011-2014. His memoir, Choose Your Own Autobiography was a New York Times bestseller. The Magic Misfits is his middle-grade debut.
Produced in cooperation with Bank Street Bookstore