We’re going apple picking this weekend! Maybe we’ll make apple pies…or more likely we’ll just pick one up from the store on our way home. What are your weekend plans?

In the meantime, here’s all the book news you may have missed this week!

Just in time for Halloween, enjoy this spooky tour of the New York Public Library’s hidden apartments.

This heartbreaking essay in The Washington Post asks: when a marriage ends, how do you divide up your books?

Sarah Jessica Parker is taking her love of the written word to the next level.

Check out these 17 behind-the-scenes secrets of bookstores.

An unlikely alley is saving neighborhood bookstores.

And finally, how one writer found the 4 hardest-to-find bookstores in the world.