The Strand’s Struggle Against Landmark Labeling

The Strand’s Struggle Against Landmark Labeling

For nearly 100 years, Strand has been the most beloved independent bookstore in NYC. Boasting “18 miles of books,” it has weathered economic shifts, the rise of e-books, and competition from Amazon. It has also hosted celebrity events and made cameos in...
10 Spring Reading Recommendations From Downtown

10 Spring Reading Recommendations From Downtown

During the fall and winter seasons, you are most likely doing all of your reading indoors, commute included. When the weather gets warmer in New York, reading is something that many people choose to do outdoors, whether at the beach, at a park or on a rooftop. In...
Designers and Books Fair 2015

Designers and Books Fair 2015

Starting this weeked and ending Sunday, the Designers & Books Fair will be showcasing the world of design literature. Designers & Books, a group that advocates for books as a source of creative inspiration, is partnering with the Fashion Institute of...
World Cup 2014: Your Guide To Celebrating From Home

World Cup 2014: Your Guide To Celebrating From Home

We have 1 day to go. The Countdown is almost over. Players are warming up, doing push-ups, jump-and-jacks and all of the above while their wives apply their 5th layer of foundation. Meanwhile you’re boarding the plane to the biggest sporting event of the world. Wait;...