Crooner Tony Bennett to visit Bay Ridge bookstore

Don’t miss your chance to see Tony Bennett in Brooklyn!

The mutifaceted, platinum-selling singer, songwriter and recording artist will be in Bay Ridge for a signing of his new book, Just Getting Started, at the BookMark Shoppe (8415 Third Avenue) on Saturday, November 12.

The born and bred New Yorker, who published his first book, Life is a Gift, in 2012, is expanding on and paying homage to the “remarkable people who inspire him,” according to the Shoppe.

“In his warm and inviting voice, Tony talks about who and what have enriched his own life, including Charlie Chaplin, Judy Garland, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Cole Porter, Amy Winehouse, Fred Astaire, Lady Gaga, members of his family, significant places, and more,” the book’s description reads.

At least one copy of Just Getting Started must be purchased from the BookMark Shoppe to meet the star.

Tickets cost $31 and can be purchased on EventBrite; all sales are final.

The event will begin at 1 p.m. at 8415 Third Avenue. Fore more information, visit

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