Books of Wonder Bookstore

Books of Wonder 217 West 84th Street New York, NY 10024 (Closed June 2021)

In honor of Small Business Saturday, I am sending out merchants I have found on MywalkinManhattan. Books of Wonder is a unique little bookstore on the Upper West Side with a wonderful selection of Children’s Books.

Books of Wonder III


Books of Wonder II

This store closed in June 2021. Please see the attachment for their store on West 17th Street in Manhattan on

Little Shop on Main Street

Books of Wonder

217 West 84th Street

New York, NY  10024

(212) 989-1804

Monday-Saturday: 10:00am-7:00pm

Sunday: 10:00am-6:00pm

*Hours for the West 84th Street location.

I came across the ‘Books of Wonder’ bookstore when touring the Upper West Side on the ‘Streets & Avenues’ tour of the neighborhood and fell in love with this whimsical little children’s bookstore that I found out later was the inspiration for the bookstore in the movie, “You’ve got Mail”.

Stocked with the latest releases and many of the classics that I grew up with, the bookstore is popular with the after-school crowd and their parents. There are many book signings and readings here and the staff is very helpful when trying to find a book for a gift. Take time to look over the stacks and even pick up one or two and start reading!

Store History:

Books of Wonder first opened its doors…

View original post 308 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s