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D.C. bookshop launches 'bookstore diplomacy' with Mexico City sister store
D.C. bookshop launches 'bookstore diplomacy' with Mexico City sister storeWASHINGTON — As President Trump fuels tension with Mexico with his plan to construct a wall across the shared border, a cluttered used bookstore on Capitol Hill has taken diplomacy into its own hands. Capitol Hill Books has signed a Memorandum ...read more
Source: USA Today
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:50:00 GMT
The Last Bookstore hosts discussion of female serial killers
The Last Bookstore hosts discussion of female serial killersHalloween season is in full swing at The Last Bookstore on Spring Street in downtown Los Angeles. On Tuesday, over 100 people gathered to learn about and participate in discussion of female serial killers, led by Tori Telfer, author of Lady Killers: Deadly ...read more
Source: Daily Trojan
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:38:00 GMT
A Love Letter to a Bookstore
A Love Letter to a BookstoreWe’re giving away $500 to spend at the bookstore of your choice! Click here, or on the image below to enter: Dear BookPeople in Austin, Texas: On September 25, 2016, I was having a rotten day. In town for work, I felt alone, isolated, and depressed.read more
Source: bookriot.com
Published on Thu, 19 Oct 2017 04:02:00 GMT
Man charged in death of OKC bookstore owner
Man charged in death of OKC bookstore ownerOklahoma County prosecutors on Tuesday charged a man in the killing of an Oklahoma City bookstore owner. Kenton Eugene Busby, 42, of Oklahoma City, was arrested last week in the death of Kelly Hays, 66. The victim owned 30 Penn Books and was found dead ...read more
Source: Oklahoma News
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:00 GMT
An Inside Look at Austin’s Biggest Used Bookstore
An Inside Look at Austin’s Biggest Used BookstoreThat other article was based on an interview with Half Price store manager Drew Miller and rare-books-room wrangler Merrit Spencer, and it was written to size for our print edition, to fit into our array of editorial offerings for the issue. Thus do we ...read more
Source: Austin Chronicle
Published on Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:07:00 GMT
This Wisconsin Bookstore Is Also A Restaurant And You’ll Want To Visit
This Wisconsin Bookstore Is Also A Restaurant And You’ll Want To VisitSpring Green is one of the most underrated and overlooked parts of the state. Folks pass through as they head to Taliesin and might even stay for a play by the American Players Theater, but really there’s so much to see and do in this quaint and quirky ...read more
Source: onlyinyourstate.com
Published on Thu, 19 Oct 2017 04:47:00 GMT
D.C. bookshop launches 'bookstore diplomacy' with Mexico shop
D.C. bookshop launches 'bookstore diplomacy' with Mexico shopWASHINGTON — As President Trump fuels tension with Mexico with his plan to construct a wall across the shared border, a cluttered used bookstore on Capitol Hill has taken diplomacy into its own hands. Capitol Hill Books has signed a Memorandum of ...read more
Source: USA Today on MSN.com
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 13:00:00 GMT
Amazon’s bookstore is just a
Amazon’s bookstore is just aExperiential retail is touted by many as an antidote to the disruption wrought by the internet and e-commerce. But some of that retail isn’t providing much of an experience. “Amazon’s a great example. They put almost every bookstore out of business ...read more
Source: The Real Deal
Published on Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:35:00 GMT
New bookstore coming to Millburn
New bookstore coming to MillburnNew bookstore coming to Millburn The Millburn Planning Board approved an application this month for preliminary and final site plan approval for a bookstore to come to Essex Street. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2x163tiread more
Source: North Jersey
Published on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:59:00 GMT
Waco natives planning downtown literary venture with Fabled Bookstore
Waco natives planning downtown literary venture with Fabled BookstoreWhen Alison Frenzel and Kimberly Batson met last year, they bonded over a love of books. Now they’re working to create a downtown spot to draw other book lovers together. The Waco women are planning to open Fabled Bookstore and Café next summer in a ...read more
Source: Waco Tribune-Herald
Published on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:34:00 GMT