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Time Out says
Fri Apr 6 2012
Opened in 2009, Brooklyn's Greenlight Bookstore is run by owners familiar with the NYC publishing and bookselling worlds, both of whom brought with them an eye for a comfortable space and a selection that goes well beyond best-sellers. Fort Greene locals—many of whom are authors themselves—have heartily embraced the place and the community spirit endows its day-to-day operations as well as its event series.
Greenlight Bookstore 686 Fulton St
- Cross Street:
at South Portland Ave
- Opening hours:
Subway: B, D, N, Q, R, 2, 3, 4, 5 to Atlantic Ave–Barclays Ctr; C to Lafayette Ave; G to Fulton St
- 686 Fulton St
- 686 Fulton St
- Greenlight Bookstore
Shopping. Books & comics. Kids. Books. Books. Things to Do
Kids facilities. Changing tables. Stroller-friendly. Accessible facilities. Wheelchair access
- Good for:
Feed your brain. Local talent. Off the beaten path. Kids. Hands-on for kids. Quiet time
What's on at Greenlight Bookstore
Fiction, Short stories
- Critics' pick
Silber, the PEN/Hemingway Award–winning author of Household Words, has just completed her second collection of short stories, Fools. Its connected tales of "dupers and duped" retain the same confident and clearheaded voice present in her previous work....
Fine art books
Artist Laura Anderson Barbata's new title Transcommunity documents a collaborative project between groups of stilt dancers in the West Indies, Mexico and Brooklyn. Today she talks about the international happening with photographers and performers who...