Or take your inner child. Independent bookstores in more than 45 states are participating in this event created by writer Jenny Milchman to "expose future generations to the unique pleasures [bookstores] offer”.
Local participants* include The Strand Bookstore, 828 Broadway, New York, NY; The Voracious Reader, 1997 Palmer Avenue, in Larchmont, NY; Symposia Bookstore, 570 Washington Street, Hoboken, NJ; and Watchung Booksellers, 54 Fairfield Street, Montclair, New Jersey. More information on the event and a map showing additional participating stores can be found here.
* You may wish to call for more information in advance, as not all store websites include information about this celebration.