St. Mark's Bookshop
New York, NY 10003
- Sun 10:30am-12am, Mon-Sat 10am-12am
Village Voice's Description
Not as in-the-know as its reputation suggests, St. Mark's nevertheless has forged a truly independent personality without sacrificing democratic appeal. It boasts wide and insightful selections in most every category and is nearly comprehensive for lit journals and poetry. The remainders are diverse and often newish (e.g., DeLillo's Cosmopolis
Tips from foursquare
Recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain – he describes it as “odd-ball, off the wall, hipster & obscure.”
lovely alternative to the more crowded bookshops in the city and open till midnight.
My fave NYC bookshop. Quiet, cool and vast.
mostly surley (but very knowledgeable) staff and amazing selection of new print media.. tight scifi & mag section.
buy something here you would have bought at barnes & noble
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