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Posted: 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
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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
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