Hoboken residents invited to celebrate ‘Book Bogglers’ second birthday


HOBOKEN–Book Bogglers, a four-time award winning collective of readers, writers, editors, illustrators, and aficionados of literature of the non-digital kind, invite residents to their second birthday on Saturday, June 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Symposia Bookstore at 510 Washington St.

The old-school birthday party will feature readings, refreshments, a raffle, and a celebration of all things literary.  

The Book Bogglers collective has won several awards in the past. Piccolo: An Intern’s Tale, written by Piccolo Fortunato (with Elias T. Ressler and cutouts by MOR) scored a win in The New York Book Festival.  

This publication was followed by a win in the Animals, Animals, Animals Book Festival in which E. Merwin and Cynthia Stuart’s  (illustrations by James H. Maglina) tale of two ratties, My Improbable Mischief  took the honors with a win in the competition’s Urban Animals category.

E. Merwin and Ben Ressler’s The Northman’s Daughter won 1st Place in the 2017 Indie Book Awards for Regional Fiction. E. Merwin also won the 2016 Writer’s Digest Competition for published article, Subway Superman.

For more information on the group go to https://bookbogglers.com/