Books in Queens

Astoria Bookshop

This much-loved indie bookshop opened in 2013 and has ample shelf space dedicated to local authors. Astoria Bookshop is a good spot to pick up a title about the Queens dining scene or the borough's wide-ranging ethn…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Queens


A whimsical shop that's packed with great gift ideas, including plenty of intriguing Queens-related objects. You'll find vintage wall hangings, paper doll books of famous women, skull candles, scented candles, eye-c…
Vintage in Queens

LoveDay 31

Fashion-conscious Astorians have a certain fondness for this sweet little boutique, with its well-curated selection of dresses, blouses, tops, scarves, shoes, jewelry and sunglasses. Bonus points for the helpful sta…
Fashion & Accessories in Queens

Mimi & Mo

Near the waterfront, this sunny boutique stocks a fine assortment of wares, including soft cotton graphic T-shirts, Herschel hats, Happy Socks, Nest candles and one-of-a-kind gift cards. There's gear for kids too: c…
Books in Queens


The bookshop at MoMA PS1 is, appropriately, well stocked with beautiful tomes and eye-popping periodicals.