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In the News


Thank you to all the writers and journalists who have helped share our stories with our extraordinary community over the years. We hope you enjoy the walk down memory lane, as much as we do.

11/21/20 3 Must-Visit Indie Bookstores in Boston, Massachusetts. Constance M., A Well-read Wanderer blog.
11/15/20 A Novel Kitchen for Novel Times. The Harvard Crimson.
11/04/20 Brookline Booksmith Expands. Shelf Awareness Newsletter.
11/03/20 Sneak Peek: The Novel Kitchen coming soon to Brookline Booksmith. Abby Patkin, Brookline Tab/Wicked Local.
10/30/20 Brookline Booksmith expands into neighboring storefront. Diti Kohli, The Boston Globe.
10/28/20 Brookline Booksmith To Open 'Kitchen' Soon Amid Pandemic. Jenna Fisher, Brookline Patch.    
10/28/20 The Novel Kitchen will open within Brookline Booksmith, offering chocolate flights and DIY pour-over coffee. Erin Kuschner, Boston.com.
09/28/20 NBC Boston’s Colton Bradford gets a behind the scenes tour and holiday book recommendations from Brookline Booksmith’s bookseller Lydia McOscar. Colton Bradford, NBC Boston.
09/30/20 How Bookstores Are Coping: Store Expansion. Alex Mutter, Shelf Awareness.
09/25/20 We adjust to a new normal, lessons in grief and gratitude. Kara Baskin, Boston Globe.
06/06/20 Become a Brookline Booksmith Member. BrooklineHub.
03/25/20 Brookline Booksmith Recommended Social Distancing Reads. Brookline Hub-Staff, Community Contributor, Brookline Patch.
03/15/20 Brookline Booksmith To Close During Coronavirus Outbreak. Jenna Fisher, Brookline Patch.   
01/18/20 Chamber Spotlight: Brookline Booksmith’s Phenomenal Next Chapter. Deborah G. Miller, Brookline Chamber of Commerce, Wicked Local Brookline.
01/07/20 Brookline Booksmith Will Add a Bar and Café in 2020. Jacqueline Cain, Boston Magazine.
01/03/20 Beloved Brookline Bookstore Will Soon Add A Cafe & Bar. Chowdaheadz.
12/31/19 Booksmith is expanding with a restaurant and full liquor license. Erin Kuschner, Boston.com.   
12/27/19 Brookline Booksmith expands the conversation. Nina MacLaughlin, Boston Globe.
11/18/19 What's Popped Up In The Old Peet's In Coolidge Corner. Jenna Fisher, Brookline Patch.
04/28/19 Brookline Booksmith: Dedicated to the Fine Art of Browsing. The Heights Magazine, Boston College.
04/25/19 To Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day, 20 Indie Bookstores Every Bibliophile Should Visit—Brookline Booksmith #3. McKenzie Jean-Philippe, O, The Oprah Magazine.   
03/08/19 Brookline Booksmith author series: ‘Hark’. Rachel Duncan, Brookline Wicked Local.   
01/14/19 Bookseller / Entrepreneur Marshall Smith is Retiring. Shelf Awareness.
10/31/18 Brookline Booksmith wants to be found in translation. Sabrina Schnur, Boston University News Service.
08/24/15 Interview with a Bookstore: Brookline Booksmith. Literary Hub.
06/26/14 The Giftsmith in the Brookline Booksmith has a new look. Yiqing Shao, Boston Magazine.
06/26/14 Freedom, Equality, and Publishing the Garrity Decision: A conversation with Bookseller Marshall Smith. Tom Hallock, Beacon Broadside.
10/21/13 Brookline Booksmith and Marshall Smith, Local Upstart, East Coast Phenomena, and Local Institution.  Boston TV News Digital Library.
07/22/11 A local bookstore reinvents itself to survive. Lisa Tobin, WBUR News.