Terrace Books

Terrace Books


Welcome to #AuthorsLoveBookstores! We’re SO EXCITED to welcome bestselling author Ann Napolitano (#DearEdward) to the show. Also joining us is Stephanie Valdez, co-owner of both the Community Bookstore and Terrace Books in Brooklyn, NY. Hosted by Kimberly Hensle Lowrance for #AMightyBlaze.
Bright and airy, this second floor one bedroom apartment overlooks South Slope's tree-lined views. With its 9 foot ceilings, this spacious loft-like apartment spans the entire east wing of the building.

• Queen-sized bedroom
• Separated by sliding French doors
• Renovated kitchen with lots of cabinet space
• New stainless steel appliances
• 700 ft²
• Hardwood floors
• Pet friendly

• 25th St subway station (R train) MTA
• Situated between Park Slope and Greenwood Heights
• Serene views of historic Green-Wood Cemetery
• Terrace Books
• South slope ramen
• Surrounded by grocery stores, boutique coffee shops, and restaurants

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Listing by Coldwell Banker Reliable Real Estate
(718) 921-3100 ext. 1010
“You see, bookshops are dreams built of wood and paper. They are time travel and escape and knowledge and power. They are, simply put, the best of places.” -Jen Campbell 🌈

📸 Terrace Books, beloved indie bookshop & sister store to decades-old Brooklyn icon Community Bookstore
Although #indiebookstoreday has been postponed, we want to take a moment to celebrate our amazing Brooklyn indies! Give them a follow, browse their websites, and support however you can #saveindiebookstores #virtualbookstoreparty #bkbookcrawl

The Center for Fiction The BookMark Shoppe Mil Mundos Catland Books Are Magic Freebird Books & Goods NYC Books through Bars Cafe con Libros, Bk Quimby's Bookstore NYC Desert Island McNally Jackson Books Greenlight Bookstore Berl's Brooklyn Poetry Shop Melville House Publishing powerHouse Arena Community Bookstore Terrace Books Usagi NY Boulevard Books Stories Bookshop + Storytelling Lab Unnameable Books Pioneer Works Brooklyn Art Library Spoonbill & Sugartown, Booksellers WORD Brooklyn
Closed for browsing, but open for curbside pickup and delivery! Now's the time to #shopsmall and support your local bookshop.

via 6sqft: https://www.6sqft.com/nyc-bookstores-pickup-and-delivery-coronavirus/

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Bookstr selects the best five books set in Europe to be published this year.

A (mostly) used bookstore in Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn.

Terrace Books updated their business hours. 08/30/2021

Terrace Books updated their business hours.

Terrace Books updated their business hours.


Join us tomorrow at 7pm to celebrate the release of SPARROW by Sarah Moon!


Join us tomorrow evening at 6pm as Kanishk Tharoor and Yoojin Grace Wuertz read from their wonderful debuts!


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Terrace Books


Marketplace for Tuesday, November 3, 2015

We were on NPR’s @marketplace today! Yes, real, live bookstores do exist!


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brooklynpaper.com 12/04/2014

Uncover rare and vintage titles at this Park Slope book fair

Our featured book at the Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair is a first edition copy of STONER by John Williams. Read about the fair in the Brooklyn Paper!

brooklynpaper.com What is better than receiving a new book for Christmas? Getting an old book!

newyorker.com 12/01/2014

Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair - The New Yorker

Visit us at the Brooklyn Holiday Book Fair on Saturday! Maira Kalman will make a special appearance at 2 PM to sign books!

newyorker.com This annual gathering at the Old Stone House, in Park Slope, hosts independent Brooklyn bookstores and venders showcasing rare, vintage, and out-of-print books. The event features literary gems available from Honey & Wax Booksellers, Brooklyn Books, Enchanted Books, Faenwyl Bindery, P.S. Bookshop, F…

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Moby Dick

New in our store: A 1930 edition of Moby Dick with Rockwell Kent illustrations, without the dust jacket. This is a beautiful copy in a sound binding and would make an exceptional gift.



Join us today from 4-8 for a fall party! We'll have a preview of some of our book finds for the holidays, plus cider doughnuts, appearances by children's book authors Hyewon Yum & Daniel Salmieri, and wine and spiked cider after 6 PM. See you there?

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Book of the Day

"Now me, I always done day's work ever since I come to New York, with no extra pay for riding in the subway, which is the hardest work of all."

terracebooks.com The Sweet Flypaper of Life by Roy De Carava and Langston Hughes (First Printing)

terracebooks.com 08/16/2013

Book of the Day

"If you are ever in Brooklyn, that borough of superb sunsets and magnificent vistas of husband-propelled baby-carriages, it is to be hoped you may chance upon a quiet by-street where there is a very remarkable bookshop." (This book was published in 1919!)

terracebooks.com The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley

terracebooks.com 08/15/2013

Book of the Day

"I called the travel agent, Mr. Google. 'Hello, Mr. Google. Two seats on the Japan plane please. Thank you, Mr. Google.' We kissed our parents good-bye. They said come back soon. Bring presents."

terracebooks.com A first edition of Maira Kalman’s picture book Sayonara, Mrs. Kackleman (now out of print).

terracebooks.com 08/13/2013

Book of the Day

From our book of the day: "When the knell of my thirtieth birthday sounded, I suddenly realised, with a desolate feeling at the heart, that I was alone in the world."

terracebooks.com The Quest of the Golden Girl by Richard Le Gallienne


Our opening window display.

honeyandwaxbooks.com 08/13/2013

Popping Up at Terrace Books | Honey & Wax Booksellers

We're thrilled to partner with Honey & Wax Booksellers! Stop by the store to see the superb books that Heather has selected for the Honey & Wax bookcase.

honeyandwaxbooks.com Popping Up at Terrace BooksPosted on August 8, 2013 by honeyandwaxThe overcaffeinated team behind our local independent Community Bookstore is tackling a new project: transforming a sleepy used paperback shop south of Prospect Park into a literary destination.Terrace Books, offering an eclectic mix…


Terrace Books's cover photo


Terrace Books's cover photo




242 Prospect Park W
Brooklyn, NY

Opening Hours

Monday 11am - 5pm
Tuesday 11am - 5pm
Wednesday 11am - 5pm
Thursday 11am - 5pm
Friday 11am - 5pm
Saturday 11am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
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