May 25, 2006
UPCOMING EVENTS
Friday, 05-26-2006 at 05:00pm
Teen Writing Workshop at Barnes Noble
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Writing workshop for teenagers! Select Fridays monthly. Call for dates. Space is limited. Please RSVP at (718) 832-9074
267 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215 [site link] [google map]

Tuesday, 05-30-2006 at 01:00pm
Visiting Fort Hamilton HS
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As part of my continuing work with the Brooklyn Public Library, I am going to pay a visit to Fort Hamilton HS (HS 490) in Bay Ridge today. I'll be reading from Its Kind of a Funny Story, taking questions, and generally acting like myself.
8301 Shore Road BROOKLYN, NY 11209 [site link] [google map]

Tuesday, 06-27-2006 at 08:00pm
@ Bookslut Series in Chicago
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with Daniel Nester

details TK
None [site link] [google map]

Ned Vizzini | Official Site | Past & Present
MENTIONS
Junior Library Guild
02-01-2006
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Interview with my and Summary of It's Kind of a Funny Story

Junior Library Guild
02-01-2006
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It's Kind of a Funny Story Picked by the Junior Library Guild for Spring 2006

Writer's Digest
02-01-2006
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Piece on writing in your youth: Be More Chill is pictured and It's Kind of a Funny Story is mentioned

FREEWilliamsburg.com
01-24-2006
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It's Kind of a Funny Story Non-Review by J. Stefan-Cole

Booklist
01-23-2006
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*STAR* Vizzini, Ned. Itís Kind of a Funny Story. Apr. 2006. 448p. Hyperion, $16.95 (0-7868-5196-1)

Hyperion Catalog
01-01-2006
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for those who want to know how the book industry works, the catalog page for IKOAFS

Miramax Catalog
01-01-2006
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for those who care, a catalog page for IKOAFS

Marie Claire
01-01-2006
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"What's Better than Sex?" They asked a bunch of people and this is my answer.

YALSA - a division of the American Library Association
12-01-2005
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Be More Chill chosen as a Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers

The New York Public Library
12-01-2005
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Be More Chill selected as one of the "Books for the Teen Age 2005"

VOYA
12-01-2005
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Review of Not Like I'm Jealous or Anything [anthology I contributed to]

Some Magazine in England!
12-01-2005
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Unfortuantely I don't know what magazine this is (they sent me a photocopy from England), but they gave Be More Chill 3/5 anyway so it doesn't matter

The Onion
09-08-2005
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Ad that Ran in the Onion for the Paperback Be More Chill

The New York Times
05-30-2005
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Ad for the Scholastic Writing Awards -- They Featured Me Since I Won One in 1996

The New York Times
04-19-2005
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Piece on the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Yale Herald
04-08-2005
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Iíd kill for another Squip right now

YM
01-27-2005
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Review of Be More Chill

Entertainment Weekly
12-21-2004
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"Best Of 2004" - Be More Chill

New York Magazine
12-20-2004
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Listing for My Reading at Happy Ending

Entertainment Weekly
12-14-2004
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"Opening Lines" Excerpt of Be More Chill

WMCX Monmouth College Radio
12-03-2004
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Interview on "THE REBIRTH" w/DJ Raven, part 1 -- long interview, great music from U.N.K.L.E., Rammstein, skip ahead when you hear music to get to the interview

WMCX Monmouth College Radio
12-03-2004
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part 2 -- IMs from readers plus music from Blind Melon, Soundgarden, Cake, Zeppelin

bn.com
12-01-2004
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Some Sort of Book Club Pick

Chicago Public Library
12-01-2004
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Be More Chill selected as #1 of the "Best Books for Great Teens"

Teen Reads
12-01-2004
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Be More Chill named as one of the "What to give, what to get Best Books of 2004"

Bay Currents (Brooklyn)
11-24-2004
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Author Arrives on Book Scene - At Age 23

MobyLives.com
11-22-2004
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"IT IS WHAT IT IS: KID STUFF" by Jackie Corley

Village Voice
11-10-2004
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Pick for the Reading Series at Barbes

DigitalBrooklyn.com
11-10-2004
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Article by Jessica Liese

GO Brooklyn
11-06-2004
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'CHILL' PILLS

© Ned Vizzini 2000-2006
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05-23-2006
T-New York (Club Profile)
NYMetro.com
05-14-2006
TOUGH LOVE: Review of 'Hard Candy'
TimesSquare.com
04-24-2006
"Ego & Hubris" [Book Review]
TimesSquare.com
04-19-2006
Crocodile Lounge (Bar Profile)
NYMetro.com
04-18-2006
Tut's (Bar Profile)
NYMetro.com
04-01-2006
Review of Stephen King's Cell
Bookslut
03-27-2006
Blackstone's (Bar Profile)
nymetro.com
03-23-2006
Dumb Gringo Prices on Knickerbocker Ave
The-Wick.com
03-17-2006
Bushwick Residents Take on the Rat-Squirrel
The-Wick.com
02-01-2006
Review of The Brooklyn Follies
Bookslut
01-18-2006
EVIL EMPIRES
New York Press
01-18-2006
BROOKLYN'S SEX CHAMPS
New York Press
12-27-2005
Chop-Shop Mentality
New York Press
12-20-2005
The Meatman Cometh
New York Press
10-01-2005
Mobloggers Impressions
Ins & Outs (Long Island City)
09-06-2005
FAVORITE WORD: "luff"
Professor Barnhardt's Journal
08-02-2005
MOST IMPORTANT THINGS: Dannon coffee yogurt, LG VX7000 phone, uh, The Hun...
Professor Barnhardt's Journal
12-07-2004
FAVORITE WEBSITES: The Hun, Drudge, tOdd...
Professor Barnhardt's Journal
10-05-2004
FAVORITE FOODS: The Hot Pocket
Professor Barnhardt's Journal
09-08-2004
Angst: Teen vs. Gastrointestinal [Donnie Darko review]
Metaphilm
04-13-2004
TOP TEN NOVELS: Jurassic Park, 1984, Preacher...
Professor Barnhardt's Journal
08-03-2003
Mr Dow 1000: Nick Guarino Fights Wall Street (and the Law)
New York Press
06-03-2003
Giant Missile Penis in Union Square, NYC!
New York Press
04-01-2003
Smack My Pick-Up: Riding along with the car bashers.
New York Press
03-04-2003
Mindflake: An indie crackpot featured in an indie film.
New York Press
03-04-2003
Dying Trade: Digging with the booksellers.
New York Press
02-18-2003
Endorphins are a fairy tale. Running yields pain.
New York Press
02-04-2003
Q&A; with Everyone's Messiah
New York Press
01-07-2003
The Two Towers: WFUV vs. WFMU
New York Press
12-18-2002
Living Online Could Become a Virtual Trap
Newsday
12-17-2002
Prey by Michael Crichton [review]
New York Press
11-14-2002
Jackass Kicks Hollywood Back Where it Belongs
Newsday
09-17-2002
Michael Wants His Books Back
New York Press
09-17-2002
The Museum of Sex [w/Jessica Wakeman]
New York Press
09-03-2002
Queens of the Stone Age: Songs For the Deaf [review]
New York Press
05-22-2002
'Star Wars 2' Fits Right Into the Palm of Your Hand
Newsday
05-21-2002
A Summer Guide for the Well-Endowed Man [this is the one about me having a large penis]
New York Press
04-17-2002
Since When: 4-17-02 [bye-bye column, hello Be More Chill]
New York Press
04-10-2002
Since When: 4-10-02 [I was wrapping up the column at this point...]
New York Press
04-03-2002
Since When: 4-3-02 [Happy 21st B-Day to Me!]
New York Press
03-27-2002
Since When: Danteís Inferno; Woman Does the Voice of Dog that Sings Like Cat; Free Biennial
New York Press
03-20-2002
Since When: Global Warming; Den of Cinís Oscar Night; Matthew Feinman; Super Soul at Mercury
New York Press
03-13-2002
Since When: Quantum3ís Light Dance; 63OCPBMF Probes Oppenheimer; Wesley Willisí Harmony Joyride; Mini-Blurbs
New York Press
03-06-2002
Since When: Swedes at CB's; Cui Jan at Joeís Pub; Puny Human; the Whitney Sez "Chill"
New York Press
02-27-2002
Since When: Scissorfight; Franzeseís Bully Party; Stony Awards; More Shopping and Fucking
New York Press
02-20-2002
Since When: Kurt Cobain Turns 35; A Winter Semi-Formal; 13-Minute Quickie Therapy Sessions; Mini-Blurbs
New York Press
02-13-2002
Since When: Broad-Spectrum Valentineís Tips
New York Press
02-06-2002
Since When: Mike Daisey Rips Amazon.com; Sights Top Strokes; Reid Paley/Spirit Caravan; Nuns & Cyborgs [PROBABLY MY FAVE COLUMN]
New York Press
01-30-2002
Since When: Two Thursday Parties; 90s Compilations Attack; 3rd Degree; Knitting Factory Turns 15
New York Press
01-23-2002
Since When: Japanese Animation Makes Another Run at the Mainstream; Girls Against Boys Makes Another Run at Indie Cred; Gravity Kills Makes Most Girls Run Away; Reactions Presents 9/11 Art; Charles "Hungry" Hardy Prepares to Eat Matzoh Balls
New York Press