New and Used Books for Everyone
|242 Prospect Park West,
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 788 - 3475
|NEW "Carrier Pigeon"!
"Carrier Pigeon" is an innovative
magazine of literature and art.
Each copy of Carrier Pigeon Vol. II, Issue 4
includes a unique die-cut design, which
opens to an original etching by Bruce
Waldman, for a total edition of 1,000. The
back cover of the issue folds out to a
sound sculpture by Chris Dunnett from the
artist’s ongoing series “Transmutation,”
and inside is a four-color letterpress work,
"Death Letter," with six hand stamps, by Phil Sanders.
|"If you are ever in Brooklyn, that borough of superb sunsets and
magnificent vistas of husband-propelled baby-carriages, it is to be
hoped you may chance upon a quiet by-street where there is a very
- The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morley
|WE WANT YOUR USED BOOKS!
Bring fewer than 20 books on Sundays and get 1/4 of
our price in credit for used books in the store!
|Hours of Operation
Monday - Saturday
11ish - 8pm
Sunday 12ish - 7pm
|We were dubbed the best used bookstore in
Brooklyn by L Magazine!
Babbo's is undergoing a change of ownership. Right now the
store is closed but in June we will reopen under the name
Terrace Books will be owned and operated by the owners of
Community Bookstore of Park Slope, Stephanie and Ezra. They
are dedicated booklovers who care about community.
The store will remain a mostly used bookshop with much of the
same inventory. Stephanie and Ezra will continue our tradition of
providing great customer service.
The book trade will continue and all store credit and gift
certificates will be honored. For more information, go to the
Babbo's Facebook page or the new Terrace Books webpage.
Thank you for all your business over the past six and a half years.
You have made the store a success and thanks to you there will
continue to be a bookstore in Windsor Terrace.