Press:

  • "Thanks, Amazon! Now indie bookstores are booming." - MarketWatch
  • "The Queens Bookshop Initiative Eyes Early 2017 Opening." - Shelf Awareness
  • "Bookstore initiative sees early success." - Queens Chronicle
  • "Queens Bookshop Initiative Exceeds Fundraising Goal." - NY1
  • "Team Behind New Indie Bookstore for Queens Launches Pop-Up Locations." - DNAinfo
  • "Episode 131: The Queens Bookshop" - Writer's Bone podcast
  • "Queens Bookshop Initiative Nears Kickstarter Goal." - Shelf-Awareness
  • "Former Barnes & Noble employees trying to bring bookstores back to Queens." - NBC New York
  • "There Is Only One Bookstore In Queens, But You Can Help Change That — Here's How." - Bustle
  • "How Queens Became a Bookstore Desert, and How that Can Change." - Brooklyn Mag
  • "Why Queens Needs More Bookstore." - LitHub
  • "Former Barnes & Noble Employees Hope to Start New Chapter in Queens' Literary World" - NY1
  • "How Viable Is Crowdfunding For Book Entrepreneurs?" - Forbes
  • "There’s Only One Bookstore in Queens, and Three Women Are Going to Change That." - Observer
  • "3 friends seek to bring a bookstore back to Queens." - Fox5NY
  • "Plan to Open Independent Bookstore in Queens Needs Your Help" - DNAinfo
  • "A Bookshop Grows in Queens." - Huffington Post
  • "Kickstarter for the Queens Bookshop Initiative" - Melville House
  • "Queens Bookshop Initiative Launches Kickstarter Campaign." - Shelf-Awareness (4/21, 1/12)
  • "Trio raising funds to open bookstore." - Queens Chronicle
  • "Can Queens support more than one bookstore? A Kickstarter campaign tries to find out." - amNY
  • "Queens Still Reads: Bringing A Bookstore Back To The Borough." - Queens Tribune
  • "Queens Bookshop Initiative celebrates Indie Bookstore Day." - The Forest Hills Times (4/26, 1/12
  • "Let’s Bring Some Books Back To Queens." - CBSNewYork (1/10)
  • "Queens Bookshop Initiative Makes Progress." ABA Bookselling This Week
  • "Trio behind Queens Bookshop aims to raise money to open bookstore after last Barnes & Noble closed down." - Queens Courier
  • "The Queens Bookshop + Initiative to Promote Literacy in Queens, NY" - QNSMADE 
  • "The Queens Bookshop Aims to Bring Books Back to Forest Hills." - Writer's Bone (3/24)
  • "Former B&N Booksellers Have Hopes for Queens Indie." - Publisher's Weekly (4/26, 4/25
  • "Former Barnes & Noble Employees Plan Their Own Bookstore in Queens." - NY1 
  • "Booksellers Hope to Raise Funds to Open Another Shop in Queens." - DNAinfo