Sure, Thanksgiving takes over our calendar every November, but no reader can forget a little known holiday that takes place during the month – National Book Day, which will fall on Nov. 2 this year.

Whether you’re a voracious reader or you haven’t picked up a book since high school, today is the day to get back into the joy of reading and pick up a book off one of the shelves of our local bookstores. Historical fiction, romance novels, crime dramas… you can find them all in the Ronkonkoma area!

Barnes & Noble, located at 600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove which is 16 minutes from your Alston apartment, is a bookseller chain stocking a broad selection of titles for adults and kids.

No matter what kind of book you’re looking for – and no matter for what age group – you can bet that you’ll find it at our local Barnes & Noble, which is also full of tons of book lovers working the store who can give you personalized recommendations based on your preferences.

Book Revue, located at 313 New York Ave, Huntington which is about 30 minutes from your Alston apartment, is Long Island’s largest independent bookstore selling new, used, and discounted books.

For over forty years, they have worked to create a place where book lovers feel comfortable browsing, reading and discussing books. They believe that they have succeeded in this while maintaining the unique character and personality that helps set them apart from other bookstores.


Barnes & Noble

600 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY 11755

(631) 724-0341


Book Revue

313 New York Ave, Huntington, NY 11743

(631) 271-1442