Books Are Magic

Opened by New York Times-bestselling author Emma Straub and her designer husband Michael Fusco-Straub, Books Are Magic is a Brooklyn gem. This charming bookshop is more than just a store. Apart from offering a range of rare books, new releases, and classic titles, Books Are Magic is also a friendly neighborhood hub. Nooks and cozy reading spaces welcome kids and immerse them into the mesmerizing world of books, while parents can always find new readings, book launches, and events to attend.

Books Are Magic

  • 225 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231, USA
    • The PINNE 04 Chair


      A minimalist design that pays homage to a classic chair. Inspired by the Swedish design…

    • The Sauna House


      A traditional house redesigned with a sauna and a lounge space that opens to rural…

    • Earthrise Studio


      The renovation of a converted warehouse into a modern home with a mix of live-work…

    • House with In-Law Suite


      A family home designed with two gabled volumes that create a sheltered deck and courtyard….

    • The Benrus Type II Watch

      Fashion and Style

      A limited-edition of the 1970s mil-spec dive watch. Founded in 1921, watch manufacturer Benrus started…