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Park Slope »

DUMBO's powerHouse Books to Open Park Slope Store

powerHouse plans to open a bookstore on Eighth Avenue between 11th and 12th streets in October.

Bushwick »

Bushwick Looks to Become Mecca For Books

Two bookstores are opening within days of each other near the DeKalb L station.

Washington Heights »

Word Up Book Store Seeks New Space After Eviction

Word Up Community Bookshop officials are looking for a new shop after their lease was terminated.

Central Harlem »

Harlem's Hue-Man Bookstore to Close at End of July

The Black-owned and oriented bookstore Hue-Man Bookstore was a Harlem staple for a decade.

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.

Harlem »

East Harlem Turns Page With Planned Bookstore

 Aurora Anaya-Cerda is raising money to open La Casa Azul Bookstore in El Barrio.

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.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Century 21 Brings 'Boutique' Feel to Lincoln Center Store

The fashion discounter says it's aiming for a more shopper-friendly experience at its new Lincoln Square location.

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.

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.