• Strand New york
  • The lone survivor of Booksellers Row, the Strand remains a king among independent booksellers. From the outside, the bright red awning proudly announces “18 Miles of Books,” which at first glance might seem like hyperbole until you get a look at each of its six floors, the top most dedicated to the largest rare book collection in New York City. Check out the mezzanine and second-floor collection of art and photography books, and then head to the… More info
    828 Broadway, Manhattan, New York, NY 10003
  • Forbidden planet New york
  • Open since 1981 and in its current location since 1996, Forbidden Planet, named for the 1950s sci-fi film, is still keeping it cool by providing New Yorkers with one of the largest and most cutting-edge selections of comics, graphic novels, collectible toys, and ‘zines out today. A journey through the store is a bit like a trip through a brightly colored kaleidoscope packed to the gills with sci-fi novels, star-wars collectibles, and comic books… More info
    832 Broadway, Manhattan, New York, NY 10013
  • The hole shop at the hole gallery New york
  • The Hole Shop at the Hole Gallery is a hard-to-miss art and curiosity shop on the Bowery. Artists and art lovers stumble in from the gallery next door to find 'zines, art books, limited edition prints and artist-produced tchotchkes (like John Waters canvas totes, USB-activated floral animations, Mickey Mouse sculptures for adults etc.). A creative platform for both emerging and established artists, The Hole Shop holds screenings on their 24-hour… More info
    312 Bowery, Manhattan, New York, NY 10012
  • Dashwood books New york
  • For just a moment, forget the gloom and doom scenarios proffered for the publishing industry. The giants may be spiraling down, but in the past few years NYC has seen a number of small, independent bookstores open and thrive in an otherwise cloudy market. The ones making a go of it often cater to a niche market and Dashwood Books on Bond Street is a prime example. Here, the focus is exclusively on photography. Having come from the photo and… More info
    33 Bond St, Manhattan, New York, NY 10012
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