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Washington Heights & Inwood »

Word Up Bookstore Fans Await Fate of Pop-Up Shop

Word Up fans waited to hear the fate of the only Washington Heights pop up shop's future Saturday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop Celebrates Survival

The St. Mark's Bookshop celebrated a rent reduction and clearance of debt on Thursday night.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Pop-Up Bookstore Negotiating Longer Stay in WaHi

The popular pop up bookstore Word Up Books, at 4157 Broadway, is trying to extend its lease into 2012.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop Reaches Rent Deal with Cooper Union

The struggling St. Mark's Bookshop struck a deal with landlord Cooper Union this week.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop Says Cooper Union Refuses to Reduce Rent

The St. Mark's Bookshop has been seeking a rent reduction to save the struggling store.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop in Stalemate with Cooper Union, Owner Says

The St. Mark's Bookshop owners said landlord Cooper Union has offered to defer a month's rent to a later date, but has not reduced the store's rent as requested.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Salman Rushdie Urges Cooper Union to Save St. Mark's Bookshop

A letter by author Salman Rushdie is among tens of thousands of petitions set to be delivered to the Cooper Union Tuesday asking the school to reduce the St. Mark's Bookshop's rent, organizers said.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Michael Moore to Visit Struggling St. Mark's Bookshop

The outspoken filmmaker Mike Moore will appear at the shop Thursday to sign copies of his new memoir.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Fate of St. Mark's Bookshop in East Village Still in Doubt

The St. Mark's bookshop's owners have been asked to provide a detailed financial plan to the president of Cooper Union, their landlord.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop Facing Uncertain Future in East Village

The nearly 35-year-old bookstore claims it needs a rent break from landlord the Cooper Union.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Borders To Close Time Warner Center Store, All Other Locations

As the bankrupt bookseller liquidates its assets, Borders could start offering discounts on merchandise as soon as this Friday.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

High Line Hosts Storytelling Event Tuesday

The free event is for story lovers of all ages.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Pop-Up Bookstore to Stick Around Until End of September

After a successful first month in Washington Heights, the pop-up Word Up bookstore will stay open until the end of September.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Author Takes Readers Back to Greenwich Village's Heyday

Lorna Graham's new book "The Ghost of Greenwich Village" looks at the area during the Beat Movement.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Hundreds of Books Donated to East Village School for Summer Reading Program

PS 34 saw 1,600 books delivered to the school as part of a program to encourage kids to read throughout the summer.

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