Housing Works Used Book Cafe, New York City

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  • Housing Works is a cozy little coffee shop in the heart of Soho serving coffee and baked goods. The walls are lined with books, which are all donated and available for purchase. Proceeds go to help th...  more »
  • The cause of this bookstore is close to my own heart and as a longtime international supporter of this I was beyond excited to visit in late October 2017. The store itself is beautiful and has an inim...  more »
  • Housing Works on a small side street off of Houston is a gem of a bookstore with used books (in mostly good to like new condition). There's a quiet cafe in the back and the store with high ceilings an...  more »
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  • I love coming here because it feels like a library more than a bookstore. Always a stimulating selection of second-hand books to choose from. The cafe in the back makes drinks and nibbles and snacks. They always have different shows going on as well. The last time I was here, I listen to authors read food-related fiction.
  • My favorite used bookstore in NYC. Great cafe in the back. Friendly staff. They have amazing concerts and readings. First weekend of the month the whole store is discounted. Plus all proceeds go to a great cause.
  • Great bookstore, all purchases go to a good cause. This place can be a wedding venue! Came here for a wedding a few nights ago. My inner bookworm was so happy - I can read, party and eat at the same time. Became a very cozy and initiate venue.
  • Great bookstore and cafe for a great cause! I can spend hours here browsing through the shelves.
  • A special place. Wonderful store, decent cafe, home to many charming and unique events. One of my favorite places and especially welcome in an otherwise transient and strictly commercial part of Manhattan.

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