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Step one: Put down the e-reader. Step two: Back away from the Barnes & Noble. We don't need to tell you about the state of independent bookstores in this economy, so it's more important than ever to support (and celebrate!) the ones that remain. Luckily, New York City still has a robust selection of small-business booksellers, from general interest shops to those that specialize in rare and out-of-print titles in subjects like art and cooking. Check out the 20 stores we've highlighted here, and plan on making some room on the bookshelf before checking them out in person.Read More