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10 Unconventional Bookstores For Your Browsing Pleasure

This week, the Paris Review let us in on a little secret — an illegal, speakeasy-style bookstore right here in our fair city of New York. While we try to hunt down the exact coordinates in hopes of a good read (and a good story), we thought we’d tally a few of our favorite unconventional [...]
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Brazenhead Books, An Underground Bookstore in New York City

Odd : Laughing Squid (3 years ago)

“There’s No Place Like Here: Brazenhead Books” by Andrew David Watson is a short documentary about an illegal used bookstore hidden in a private residence in New York City. The owner of Brazenhead Books, career bookseller Michael Se... Read Post

The Dark Memoir Some Bookstores Don’t Want You To Buy

Entertainment : Speakeasy - WSJ.com (2 years ago)

The story that Benjamin Anastas tells in his memoir “Too Good to be True” is almost too dark to be believed. But although the book is drawing excellent reviews, some bookstores refuse to stock it on their shelves. In an interview, t... Read Post

10 Unconventional Bookstores For Your Browsing Pleasure

Education / Library & Research : Library and Information Science News (3 years ago)

10 Unconventional Bookstores For Your Browsing Pleasure This week, the Paris Review let us in on a little secret — an illegal, speakeasy-style bookstore right here in our fair city of New York. While we try to hunt down the exact co... Read Post


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