Greenlight Bookstore

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686 Fulton St (at S Portland Ave)
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 246-0200
Mon–Sun: 10:00 AM–10:00 PM

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  • Greenlight is a newcomer to the Brooklyn indie bookstore scene. Great staff, great selection, and make sure to check out their excellent author readings. Check out other great indie bookstores here:
  • This indie spot boasts a tremendous fiction section, a roomy childrens nook, and lots of coffee-table books on hand-built bicycles and other Brooklyn preoccupations. Great author readings, too!
  • Support this newcomer to the Brooklyn indie bookstore scene. With mom n' pop bookstores folding across the country, let's keep this one in business!
  • Awesome! !! Worth the visit from nj
  • The Village Voice voted this Best New Bookstore in our Best Of New York Poll!
  • The Fort Greene shop, which exists thanks to serendipitous mix of a winning business plan and a neighborhood's desire for books, offers plenty of space between its shelves.
  • Excellent selection of local authors and New York centric books
  • Bury me here. One of the best bookstores I've ever been to. Tables upon tables of great selections.
  • At this independent bookstore, sunlight streams onto industrial tables covered by books. Theyve got a range of titles about New York, Fort Greene, and photography.
  • Great book store with awesome speaking and reading events. Worth supporting, and worth checking out randomly on a quiet night.
  • If you order a book, it comes as quickly as Amazon and you're supporting your local!
  • Wonderful bookstore in the heart of Fort Greene BK
  • This place is cool if you're in the neighborhood. Great selection, quiet vibe.
  • Let me read you .
  • Don't see a title? The staff will order it. Ask for Brett or Natalie!
  • Amazing independent bookstore. Great selection of indie publishers.
  • Great bookstore with helpful staff. It's everything you want a bookstore to be!
  • Sweet spot
  • Lovely little bookstore. Super helpful & friendly staff. Broad selection of childrens books. Very happy I found this shop.
  • Best bookstore for miles around. Amazing selection run by lovely folks. Good vibes and great curation.