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There's not much that can compel us to leave the house in the middle of a New York winter. It's cold. It's dark. Did we mention it's cold? But the Metropolis Book Fair is hot hot hot! It returns this January, kicking off Bibliography Week for the second year in a row.

New New York Book Fair

Rare Book Week in New York welcomes a new addition to the plethora of book-ish events taking place in the Big Apple the second week of April: The New York City Book and Ephemera Fair (or, as we've taken to calling it around here, The New New York Book Fair!)

Meet the 450 booksellers of the ABAA in a marketplace for rare books, maps, documents, prints, posters, ephemera, and more, at Discover insightful information from the top people in the business on their newly revamped blog and web site!