The coolest storefront in East Williamsburg is Sparacino's Bakery at 540 Metropolitan Ave. No, wait! Make that Desert Island, which is the name of the comics store/book shop that occupies the space.
The landlord, an artist, left Sparacino's name on the building because he liked the way the sign looked. It's eye-catching. So are the comic book store's window displays, which are always devoted to artists' work, said shop owner Gabriel Fowler.