By Terry Trucco
It’s no fluke that libraries are the go-to amenity at smart hotels. Books and travel go together like gin and tonic, airplanes and airports, pillows and pillowcases.
70 Park Avenue, a stylish hotel in a 1920s building south of Grand Central Station, is New York’s latest hotel to go literary but with a twist. Late last month the hotel teamed with the Atria Publishing Group, a division of Simon and Schuster known for best-selling authors like Jodi Picoult, Jennifer Weiner and Brad Thor. But don’t expect a shelf-lined room piled to the rafters. (more…)