We’re fans of reading no matter where you find your books, but there’s no denying the charm of New York City’s many independent bookstores. Although their numbers have been dwindling in recent years due to the increasing popularity of online shopping, there are still plenty of local booksellers across the five boroughs. We’ve put together a map of some of the most popular. Don’t see your favorite? Leave a note in the comments below and help us keep our map up to date.
Don’t forget to catch American Masters: Hey Boo on THIRTEEN at 8 p.m. on July 10.