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Crawford Doyle in the Sunday Book Review

In the January 18 issue of the New York Times Book Review, Alan Gilbert, Music Director of the New York Philharmonic, mentions Crawford Doyle as a favorite bookshop. In his “By the Book” interview, Gilbert says, “…I’ve become a regular

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New York Society Library’s Favorite Fiction Debuts

Our friends at the New York Society Library compiled a list of their favorite recent fiction debuts, many of which cross over with top sellers here at the store.  While many authors do not hit their stride until later in their

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Colum McCann Book Signing At Crawford Doyle


May 20 at 1 PM Crawford Doyle Booksellers 1082 Madison Ave New York, NY 10028 Join us for the paperback launch and book signing of Colum McCann’s TransAtlantic on Tuesday, May 20 at 1 pm. Mr McCann, winner of the National Book

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“Americanah” Generating Big Buzz


The Crawford Doyle team is often ahead of the curve in terms of great new books. Willa and Anne-Marie have been recommending Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s latest novel Americanah for months, and we are thrilled that shortly after its paperback release, it is

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Interview With John Doyle At Op-Ed News

Joan Brunwasser of Op-Ed News posted a great interview with John Doyle, sharing his thoughts on the state of independent booksellers in America, the most rewarding aspects of owning a bookstore, and the elements of a successful bookselling team. One

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Review: The Infatuations by Javier Marías


“It’s a novel, and once you’ve finished a novel, what happened in it is of little importance and soon forgotten. What matters are the possibilities and ideas that the novel’s imaginary plot communicates to us and infuses us with…” It seems likely

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"A wonderful establishment, with a splendid staff. This place helps redeem the Upper East Side of New York. Every reader in the area should make it a home away from home."

–Stephen Koch, Author and Former Chairman of the MFA Graduate Writing Program at Columbia

"A veritable book lover’s paradise"

– New York Social Diary

“Crawford Doyle is that rarity: a gorgeous store with the nuanced selection and incredible staff to back it up. They set a new benchmark for what a bookstore can be and do.”

– Dustin Kurtz, Marketing Manager at Melville House