Long Islanders Voted Book Revue in Huntington Best Book Store on Long Island!
1. Book Revue
313 New York Ave., Huntington. 631-271-1442. www.bookrevue.com
The Book Revue isn’t just a book store, it is a Long Island tradition. Family-owned and independent, the store was founded in 1977 and has undergone multiple expansions since, to become one of the largest independent bookstores in the U.S. A true book lover’s oasis, the Book Revue not only features all the best coming out of the book world, but hosts writing workshops, celebrities and author events on a regular basis, making it a Mecca for not only Long Islanders, but the whole metropolitan area.
2. Dolphin Bookshop
299 Main St., Port Washington. 516-767-2650. www.thedolphinbookshop.com
Since 1946, the Dolphin Bookshop has been a cultural mainstay in the Long Island cultural community, thanks to the vision and energy of Patti Vunk, who took over this independent store from her mother Dorothea. At the Dolphin, you can judge a book by its cover. They make reading a joy.
3. Good Times Bookshop
7 Flowerfield, Suite 11, St. James. 631-862-2626. www.goodtimesbookshop.com
The Good Times Bookshop has earned a special place in the hearts of Long Islander readers for their amazing collection (some 4,000 titles) of rare, scholarly and out-of-print books. Go online to check them out.
NATIONAL. Barnes & Noble
Multiple Locations. www.bn.com