7905 Big Bend Blvd., Webster Groves, MO 63119  314-738-9384
0 items - $0.00
Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

In the Heights Virtual Launch Event with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegria Hudes and Jeremy McCarter

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us to participate for a spectacular one-night virtual event on Zoom with authors Lin-Manuel Miranda, Quiara Alegría Hudes, and Jeremy McCarter to celebrate the publication of IN THE HEIGHTS: Finding Home on sale Tuesday, June 15. Special guest moderator for this
event will be award-winning actor, director and producer America Ferrera,
who joined the authors in narrating the upcoming audiobook.


Each ticket includes a copy of IN THE HEIGHTS: FINDING HOME. You will receive an email link to access the link in the hours leading up to the event.

Ticket sales end at 11:00AM CT on Tuesday, June 15th

For this event, books may be shipped only to the United States, Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories, and Canada. If you would like to order from Canada, please email hello@thenovelneighbor.com.

All copies of IN THE HEIGHTS: FINDING HOME will be unsigned.

Register Now Button      


In 2008, In the Heights, a new musical from up-and-coming young artists, electrified Broadway. The show’s vibrant mix of Latin music and hip-hop captured life in Washington Heights, the Latino neighborhood in upper Manhattan. It won four Tony Awards and became an international hit, delighting audiences around the world. For the film version, director Jon M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians) brought the story home, filming its spectacular dance numbers on location in Washington Heights. That’s where Usnavi, Nina, and their neighbors chase their dreams and ask a universal question: Where do I belong?

In the Heights: Finding Home reunites Miranda with Jeremy McCarter, co-author of Hamilton: The Revolution, and Quiara Alegría Hudes, the Pulitzer Prize–winning librettist of the Broadway musical and screenwriter of the film. They do more than trace the making of an unlikely Broadway smash and a major motion picture: They give readers an intimate look at the decades-long creative life of In the Heights.

Like Hamilton: The Revolution, the book offers untold stories, perceptive essays, and the lyrics to Miranda’s songs—complete with his funny, heartfelt annotations. It also features newly commissioned portraits and never-before-seen photos from backstage, the movie set, and productions around the world.

This is the story of characters who search for a home—and the artists who created one.