#Cool Bookish Places

Book Revue: A Bookstore For Everyone

Take a tour of an independent bookstore and community hub, Book Revue, the largest independent bookstore on Long Island.

A Visit To Walt Whitman’s Birthplace

Matwaala’s Poetry Wall Comes To Irving, TX

The South Asian Disaspora Poets’ Collective, Matwaala, has created a poetry wall, part of a larger two-month program India A La Art—A Cultural Collective.

Shakespeare and Co. Reading List

Here's a Shakespeare & Co. reading list, featuring some of the famous writers who have been a part of the notable Paris bookstore’s history. 

Acqua Alta: Exploring Venice’s Illustrious Bookshops

From Libreria Acqua Alta to Charta, a traveler takes you on a tour of some of the magnificent bookshops in Venice, Italy.

The Little Free Library and the Latvian Embassy

This is the story of the Latvian Embassy Little Free Library--the first little free library based at an embassy in the capitol.

7 Homes of Writers and Authors For You to Explore

Take a tour of the homes of famous writers and plan your next bookish vacation with this roundup.

Get Lost In The Book Loft

Take a tour of The Book Loft, a cozy independent bookstore and beacon for book lovers in the middle of Columbus, Ohio's German Village.

Walt Whitman Travels to the Morgan

With 2019 marking 200 years of celebrating the life of Walt Whitman, we're taking a tour of his life and work at The Morgan Library and Museum.

Introducing Seven Stories: The National Centre For Children’s Books

Find out all about Seven Stories: The National Centre for Children's Books in the United Kingdom.

Mr. Jenkins’s Bardon 24-Hour Book Shed

Do your book buying habits never sleep? Then the Bardon 24-Hour Book Shed is for you. I talked with Yarran Jenkins about his amazing book shed.

That Airbnb Bookshop in Wigtown, Scotland? Reader, I Ran It…

That AirBnB bookshop in Wigtown, Scotland? Reader, I ran it. And I'd do it again in a heartbeat. Books have always been in my blood and now, Wigtown is too.

Bookish Stops on the Southern Route

A road trip lets one couple ease into their new lives—one bookish landmark, mile, city, and state at a time. 

London’s Feminist Bookshops

From The Second Shelf to the Feminist Library, take a tour of new and older feminist bookstores in London and add them to your bookish travel itinerary.

Rambling in the London Library

Take a tour of the London Library via a reader who overcame anxiety about the austere place to take an in-person tour and consider membership.