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Upper East Side »

UES Shakespeare & Co. to Unveil New Look and Self-Publishing Machine

The location will feature a new on-demand book printer and a new coffee shop.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills May Lose Its Barnes & Noble

The store on Austin Street has been in business for more than 20 years.

Red Hook »

Pioneer Works to Open 'Eclectic' Van Brunt Street Bookstore

Pioneer Books will open at the end of the month.


Independent Bookstore Looking to Raise $80K to Stay Afloat in DUMBO

P.S. Bookshop has been selling rare and used books on Front Street in DUMBO for nearly a decade.

East Village »

Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks Reopens in New East Village Space

The specialty bookstore opened at its new East Second Street address Wednesday.

Washington Heights »

Watch Cartoons and Eat Sugary Cereal in Your PJs at Uptown Bookstore

Word Up Community Bookshop will screen classic cartoons and encourage guests to act like kids again.

Kew Gardens »

Kew Gardens to Host Its First Pop-up Bookstore

The event, which will feature works by local authors, is scheduled for Nov. 13.

Upper West Side »

Book Culture Taking Over Olde Good Things Space on Columbus Avenue

The bookstore recently dismissed five employees for voting in favor of joining a union.

East Village »

St. Mark's Bookshop Reopens in New East Village Home

St. Mark's Bookshop opened its new spot on E. 3rd St. after high rents forced the store to move.

Upper East Side »

Secret Upper East Side Bookstore Being Evicted, Owner Says

Brazenhead Books owner Michael Seidenberg has been operating out of an UES apartment since 2008.

East Village »

St. Mark's Bookshop Makes Final Push to Raise $50K for New Home

St. Mark's Bookshop in the final weeks of fundraising for its May move to East Third Street.

Midtown »

Landmarks Commission Declines to Protect Rizzoli Bookstore From Demolition

The historic 57th Street building housing the Rizzoli Bookstore is set to be demolished.

Bushwick »

Occult Bookstore Holds Hypnosis Workshop in Bushwick

Stefano Black describes levels of hypnosis after showing students they already practice one form.

Greenwich Village »

Strand Books Spraying Water on Homeless Is 'Barbaric,' Customers Say

The Strand was criticized for treating the homeless like "pests," not people.

Greenwich Village »

Strand Books Used Sprinklers to Douse Homeless, Employees Say

The Strand Book Store recently removed signs warning outdoor sprinklers would go off at night.