Best Independent Bookstores in New York City

Best Independent Bookstores in New York City

There’s an undeniable romance to picking up a physical copy of a book and setting into a cozy spot for a good read. So, although we live in the age of e-readers and power-scrolling on our phones, there’s a permanent place in our hearts for the charming crew of independently run bookstores scattered across NYC. … Read more

Here’s how to celebrate National Book Lover’s Day in Ann Arbor

Here’s how to celebrate National Book Lover’s Day in Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR – Tuesday is National Book Lover’s Day! Held on August 9, the unofficial bookworm holiday celebrates reading and literature. Luckily for book lovers, Tree Town is full of independent bookstores, several little free libraries, book-based events and its own book society. Here’s how to spend National Book Lover’s Day in Ann Arbor: 1. … Read more

What We Gain from a Good Bookstore

What We Gain from a Good Bookstore

“Will the day come where there are no more secondhand bookshops?” the poet, essayist, and bookseller Marius Kociejowski asks in his new memoir, “A Factotum in the Book Trade.” He suspects that such a day will not arrive, but, troublingly, he is unsure. In London, his adopted home town and a great hub of the … Read more