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Gramercy »

Struggling Library for Blind Selling Gramercy Property for $9M

Xavier Society for the Blind has cut its staff and is selling its East 23rd Street property.

Hudson Heights »

'Little Free Library' Urges Hudson Heights Readers to Swap Books

The Little Free Library, which opened Sunday in Bennett Park, is an honor-system book trading post.

New York City »

Literary Brooklyn's Best Venues for Emerging Writers

Discover Brooklyn's next Jhumpa Lahiri or Jonathan Safran Foer at these eclectic readings.

West Village »

Comic Book Shop with Live Artists to Share Space with Carmine St. Bookstore

Carmine Street Comics will share space with Unoppressive, Non-Imperialist Bargain Books.

West Village »

Rare Book Fair in Village Celebrates Century-Old Editions

A rare book fair returning to the Village on Saturday celebrates the printed page.

Washington Heights »

Word Up Bookstore Reaches Funding Goal to Open New Uptown Shop

Donors contributed more than $60,000 to help reopen the Uptown book shop, which closed in August.

Upper East Side »

96th Street Library To Close for Six Months of Renovations

The 96th Street Library will close from January to July 2013.

Lower East Side »

Manhattan's Only LGBT Bookstore Fighting for Permanent LES Space

BGSQD is creating community through selling books with a gay connection. 

Park Slope »

Park Slope Bookstores Cater to Pint-Size Readers

PowerHouse on 8th and Community Bookstore now feature roomy children's sections.

New York City »

What To Read During Hurricane Sandy

People took to Twitter to recommend books to read while New Yorkers ride out the storm.

Upper East Side »

Strand Bookstore's Central Park Stalls Up for Grabs

The famed bookstore's lease on the Central Park book stalls is up for renewal.


DUMBO Bookstore Brings Out Of Print Sci-Fi Classics Into the Future

Singularity & Co., a DUMBO bookstore, plans to save one lost sci-fi novel at a time.

New York City »

City's Top Library Books Range From 'Kosher Sex' to Danielle Steel Novels

The city's reading tastes range from Japanese Manga comics to "Fifty Shades of Grey."

Williamsburg »

Brooklyn Book Festival Kicks Off Week at Public Assembly

The New Inquiry and other online publications are hosting the first night of literary gatherings.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Who's the Book Boss? Tony Danza to Appear at Brooklyn Book Festival

Actor Tony Danza will appear with literary giants like Joyce Carol Oates and Paul Auster at the event.