Tuesday, June 21, 2016
'Best Independent Bookstores in NYC'
Gothamist's Rebecca Fishbein explored her picks for the "best independent bookstores in NYC," noting that bookshops "are my happy places, and whenever I get 'the mean reds' I make my way to one, if just to stand in the aisles for a few minutes and run my hands along the spines. In some respects, bookstores--both independent and chain--have been disappearing, murdered first by Amazon and second by the death of print. But there are still some vibrant independent shops in town full of colorful, curated shelves and knowledgeable employees. Here are our favorites; as always, leave yours in the comments