Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Wednesday, March 01, 2017
Strand to Pop Up for the First Time in Brooklyn
The Strand bookstore has long operated kiosks in Manhattan, notably on Fifth Avenue and Central Park, but soon will be operating a pop-up shop for a month on weekends in Brooklyn, its first foray into the borough, dnainfo.com reported.
The shop will be located in the Artists and Fleas market in Williamsburg and be open every weekend from March 11 through April 16. Stock will feature contemporary fiction, used and bargain books, and Strand merchandise.