The Greenpoint location of Word Bookstore has more recently been undergoing a slow transformation with new lights and curtains. Events are hosted in the basement of the store, accessible only by a staircase. The shop has a good selection of literary fiction and children’s books and many local authors host events for book launches in the space. There is a small stage area, an
126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn
Sound system: Provided.
Book sales: Full bookstore
Admission price: $5 store credit.
Leland Cheuk presented No Good Very Bad Asian at WORD in Greenpoint and hosted stand up comedians.