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Brookline Booksmith

Phone: 
(617) 566-6660
Type: Indie Bookstore
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Founded in 1961 as Paperback Booksmith, Brookline Booksmith is an independent bookstore that sells both new and used books. The store hosts regular author events, readings, and a Readers and Writers book club.

Address: 279 Harvard Street
Brookline, MA 02446
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by Ifeanyi Menkiti

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The city of Emerson, Thoreau, and the Transcendentalists has produced many prominent writers in its past, but it is also a city whose literary history is still in the making. Ifeanyi Menkiti, who was born in Onitsha, Nigeria, and moved to Massachusetts eventually becoming owner of the nation’s oldest poetry bookstore, tours the vast literary landscape of the greater Boston area.

Upcoming Events
Poetry
Reading/Talk/Performance
room 83 spring
December 20, 2014 - 6:00pm
Poetry
Reading
Trident Booksellers and Cafe
December 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading
Brookline Booksmith
January 8, 2015 - 7:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Workshop
Boston Center for Adult Education
February 8, 2015 - 11:00am
Poetry
Reading
Grolier Poetry Book Shop
February 13, 2015 - 7:00pm

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