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Jacket Weather in LARB


In Los Angeles Review of Books, Jack Skelley puts Jacket Weather on a list of recent novels that fall under the category of what he calls new narrative, in “The Descent of Autofiction . . . and the Rise of the Thrill-Seeking Industrial Complex.”

Jacket Weather in The Spirit/Our Town


Mike DeCapite speaking Howl

photo by Nathaniel Siegel

Check out Zach Weg’s piece about Mike DeCapite and Jacket Weather in The Spirit (Upper West Side) and Our Town (Upper East Side), two neighborhood papers in New York.

Mike DeCapite interview in Cleveland Review of Books


Shawn Mishak, of the band Kid Tested, gave Mike DeCapite some room to roam in this interview for Cleveland Review of Books

San Francisco, Make-Out Room: Sunday, November 14, 6:30 p.m.


Make Out Room Flyer

poster by Whitney Highfield

Mike DeCapite, Lucy Sante, and Dani Leone will read their work and sign books, followed by music from the Handler Brothers and Joel & Ezzie, at the Make-Out Room on Sunday, November 14, at 6:30 p.m. Door: $10

San Francisco, Writers with Drinks @ Make-Out Room: Saturday, November 13, 7:00 p.m.

Writers With Drinks

photo copyright June Hony; meme by Shay Maunz

Mike DeCapite will join Adele Bertei, Nazelah Jamison, Baruch Porras-Hernandez, and Lucy Sante in Writers with Drinks, hosted by Charlie Jane Anders, at the Make-Out Room (3225 22nd Street) on Saturday, November 13, at 7:00 p.m. Door: $5–$20 sliding scale

Skylight Books, Los Angeles: Thursday, November 11, 7:30 p.m.

Mike DeCapite Howl signing

photo copyright Bob Krasner

Mike DeCapite, Lucy Sante, and Adele Bertei will read their work and sign books at Skylight (1818 North Vermont Ave., Los Angeles) on Thursday, November 11, at 7:30 p.m.

Mike DeCapite at Largehearted Boy


Mike has written about some of the songs on Spotify’s Jacket Weather playlist for the site Largehearted Boy.

Sunday, October 24, 3 p.m. @ Howl! Happening: DeCapite, Bertei, Sante


Reading at Howl! Mike DeCapite, Bertei, Sante

Photo by June Hony

Mike DeCapite, Adele Bertei, and Lucy Sante will read their work and sign books at Howl! Happening (6 East 1st St. between Second Ave. and Bowery) on Sunday, October 24, at 3 p.m. Books by all three writers will be for sale.

Jacket Weather NYC Book Launch: Sunday, Oct. 10


Jacket Weather Reading and Book Launch Sunday, October 10, 3 p.m. Howl! Happening Gallery


Jacket Weather Readings


Jacket Weather by Mike DeCapite

Mike DeCapite will be reading from his new novel, Jacket Weather, and signing books on the following dates.

NYC: Sunday, October 10, 3 p.m., Book Party w/ Reading
Howl! Happening, 6 East 1st

Cleveland: Friday, October 15, 8 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Beachland Tavern, 15711 Waterloo Rd.

Detroit: Saturday, October 16, 6 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Third Man Records, 441 West Canfield St.

NYC: Sunday, October 24, 3 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Howl! Happening, 6 East 1st

Hudson, NY: Wednesday, October 27, time TBA, with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren St.

Woodstock: Saturday, October 30, 2 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Bearsville Center (hosted by the Golden Notebook) 297 Tinker St.

Los Angeles: Thursday, November 11, 7:30 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Skylight Books, 1818 North Vermont Ave.

San Francisco: Saturday, November 13, 6:30 p.m., with Adele Bertei and Lucy Sante
Make-Out Room, 3225 22nd St.