Books Are Magic is Coming by Shyda Hoque

Smith Street has been a bit of a ghost town lately if you walk past Bergen.  Many retail spaces sit empty and it has been painful for locals who used to see commercial spaces thrive on this famed street. There are only so many banks, big retail shops and chain drug stores one can stroll […]

A Beloved Book Store Closes Its Doors.

BookCourt was our favorite independent book shop and not just because they were in the neighborhood.  The people that worked there were very informed and gave great recommendations, the atmosphere was peaceful, and they had wonderful weekly events.  They were a part of a tight knit community and many will feel the loss of this […]

Book Court NYC Launch of “Flashed: Sudden Stories in Comics and Prose”

08 Book Court, at 163 Court Street always has great events.  We like to scope out their calendar every once in a while and see what catches our eye.  Aside from the Saturday and Sunday picture book readings they have, which is a great place to take your kids on a cold winter weekend, they […]