Press Coverage


"Indoor Activities for kids in NYC" (Time Out New York, December 2015)

"Best Bookstore (2015)" (Village Voice, October 2015)

"Bookstore Pits Harper Lee Against Ta-Nehisi Coates in Sales Competition" (DNAinfo, July 2015)

"Greenlight Bookstore: A Fairytale of New York" (Independent Publisher, July 2015)

"Indie Bookstores Are Finally Not Dying" (The Daily Beast, May 2015)

"Snap chats! Meet your favorite local author in a F'Greene photobooth" (The Brooklyn Paper, April 30, 2015)

"Book/Plate: A literary culinary series with Greenlight Bookstore & Peck’s Homemade" (Brooklyn Daily Eagle, April 21, 2015)

"Book and Food Pairings, Brooklyn-Style" (Publishers Weekly, April 15, 2015)


"Children's Book Week 2013: A Bookstore Photo Essay" (Publishers Weekly, May 23, 2013)

"Brooklyn's First Editions Club" (Fine Books & Collections, Spring Issue, 2013)

"Banking on Kids' Book Clubs" (Wall Street Journal, April 5, 2013)


"Best indie bookstores for NYC families" (Time Out New York Kids, February 29, 2012)


"What Slate doesn't get about independent bookstores" (Salon, December 15, 2011)

"Great Escape: Greenlight Bookstore" (Fort Greene Patch, December 8, 2011) 

"14 New York City Secrets" (Time Out New York, November 21, 2011)

"Literary Rockstar Jeffrey Eugenides Draws a Huge Crowd in Brooklyn" (BlackBook, October 13, 2011)

"Raising Money on Main Street: Entrepreneurs turn to 'locavesting' to fund community-based businesses " (Crain's New York Business, August 14, 2011)

"A Bookstore Booms in Brooklyn" (Fort Greene Patch, August 12, 2011)

"Brooklyn's Greenlight Bookstore Adds Two BAM Locations" (Racked, August 9, 2011)

"Locavesting" (audio segment on The Leonard Lopate Show, August 8, 2011)

"How to Do Well and Do Good: Invest in Local Businesses" (video segment on AOL's Daily Finance, July 25, 2011)

"Greenlight Goes Ahead with Expansion" (Shelf Awareness, July 18, 2011)

"Brooklyn's Greenlight Bookstore to Expand" (Publishers Weekly, July 18, 2011)

"11 Places to Go Full Summer Lit Bookworm" (PopSugar, July 11, 2011)

"The Owner of Thistle & Clover Loves This Local Bookstore" (Racked, May 6, 2011)

"Falling Out of Love With My e-Reader" (Huffington Post, March 25, 2011)

"Ten Best Independent Bookstores of NYC" (Gothamist, March 9, 2011)


"End Of Days For Bookstores? Not If They Can Help It" (National Public Radio, December 14, 2010)

"Essential New York: Books" (Time Out New York, November 2, 2010)

"Best of New York: Best New Bookstore: Greenlight Bookstore (Village Voice, October 20, 2010)

"Greenlight Bookstore: Happy First Birthday" (Shelf Awareness, October 15, 2010)

"Grassroots Financing is Underwriting a New Crop of Neighborhood Businesses" (The New Rules Project, August 24, 2010)

"Indie Bookstores Rising" (New York Magazine, August 1, 2010)

"Bookstores We Love For Their Spirit of Independence" (Huffington Post, July 1, 2010)

"Greenlight Bookstore Tells a Different Story" (Sheepless, May 12, 2010)

"Greenlight Bookstore: NB Fort Greene/Clinton Hill" (, April 11, 2010)

"Six Bookstores Off to a Good Start" (Bookselling This Week, March 18, 2010)

"NY Talk Radio Podcast" (NY Talk Radio, March 8, 2010)

"Steamboat Humor Series" (Comedy Beat, February 18, 2010)

"Ten Things We Love About Fulton Street" (Time Out NY, February 15, 2010)

"Full Steam Ahead for Greenlight Bookstore's Comedy Show" (The Brooklyn Paper, January 14, 2010)

"Akashic, Greenlight Team to Sell Noir Series" (Publishers Weekly, January 11, 2010)

"A Writerly Nook of Brooklyn" (New York Times, January 7, 2010)


"Open> Store
: Greenlight Bookstore by Frederick Tang of deFT Projects and Jarrett Pelletier" (The Architects Newspaper, December 18, 2009)

"The Book Bench Holiday Gift Guide" (The New Yorker, December 4, 2009)

"Greenlight Bookstore Launch Party" (Time Out New York Kids, October 20, 2009)

"Greenlight Go" (New York Press, October 21, 2009)

"Turn the page in Fort Greene: Greenlight Bookstore Set to Open" (The Daily News, October 16, 2009)

"Two years later, but grant winner finally opens her bookshop" (The Brooklyn Paper, October 14, 2009)

"reader's delight: nyc bookshops" (NYCGO, September 2009)

"Fall Preview 09: Retail Action" (New York Magazine, August 23, 2009)

Greenlight Bookstore renovation blog (Brownstoner ongoing feature, September-October 2009)

"Lit Life: A Bookstore Becoming" (New York Times Fort Greene Local Blog, May 8, 2009)


"A Woman Dreams of Opening a Bookstore, and Defying the Trends"(New York Times, September 18, 2008)


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