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The Best Bookstore In Town Is...
The Best Bookstore In Town Is...EDEN PRAIRIE, MN — The best bookstore in town, according to Yelp, is the Barnes and Noble on Flying Cloud Drive. This is based on user ratings and Yelp's proprietary algorithm for ranking businesses. Second place is I See Me!, a children's bookstore.read more
Source: Patch
Published on Fri, 15 Dec 2017 03:37:00 GMT
This Cool French Brand Staged a Runway Show at a New York Bookstore
This Cool French Brand Staged a Runway Show at a New York BookstoreOn Tuesday afternoon, Christelle Kocher, the young French designer behind Koché, was hiding out in the Erotica section of New York’s Strand bookstore. She was seeking peace and quiet in a space that only minutes before had been flooded with holiday ...read more
Source: Yahoo News
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 22:20:00 GMT
Snoozy's College Bookstore at UAB to close after 34 years
Snoozy's College Bookstore at UAB to close after 34 yearsSnoozy's College Bookstore at UAB will close this month after 34 years. UAB is in talks to purchase the property located at 1321 10th Avenue South, the university said. The property includes the buildings that house Snoozy's, World of Wings and Subway.read more
Source: AL.com
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:21:00 GMT
New bookstore/bar in Providence; book focuses on kids of LGBTQ parents
New bookstore/bar in Providence; book focuses on kids of LGBTQ parentsEmma Ramadan and Tom Roberge starting kicking around the idea of opening a bookstore-bar some years ago when they both still lived in New York. They knew they didn’t want to do it there and decided Providence was the place. After a last-minute space ...read more
Source: The Boston Globe
Published on Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:00:00 GMT
October Bookstore Sales Fell 4.6%
October Bookstore Sales Fell 4.6%Bookstore sales fell 4.6% in October compared to October 2016, according to preliminary estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau this morning. Sales in this past October were $684 million, down from $717 million a year ago. The October decline marks ...read more
Source: Publishers Weekly
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Friends of Burbank Public Library open new bookstore
Friends of Burbank Public Library open new bookstoreThe Friends of the Burbank Public Library is hoping that its new bookstore in the Central Library will help continue to fund the programs patrons have come to enjoy. The bookstore, which is housed in a space at the back of the library, had its grand ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:59:00 GMT
Regents OK UNI paying $2.4 million for bookstore
Regents OK UNI paying $2.4 million for bookstoreCEDAR FALLS -- A request from the University of Northern Iowa to pay $2.4 million for a privately owned bookstore that has been serving its Cedar Falls campus for 80 years won the approval Wednesday of the Board of Regents. Because UNI plans to run ...read more
Source: Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Published on Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:00:00 GMT
Ketab Online Bookstore Serves As A Beacon For Iranian-Americans
Ketab Online Bookstore Serves As A Beacon For Iranian-AmericansWhen imagining a bookstore owner, you may envision certain stereotypical ideas—a quiet, reserved, studious individual who always has their head buried in a book. You probably imagine the average bookstore owner as someone who hasn’t had a particularly ...read more
Source: Iranian LLC
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 23:14:00 GMT
Richmond bookstore needs help to stay in business
Richmond bookstore needs help to stay in businessA Richmond bookstore needs the public's help to stay in business. Book People, located on Granite Avenue, near the intersection of Patterson and Libbie avenues, has been open since 1980. However, with the owner's retirement, and a desperate need for ...read more
Source: WWBT-TV NBC 12
Published on Wed, 13 Dec 2017 04:41:00 GMT
Local bookstore has special request for Tom Hanks this Christmas
Local bookstore has special request for Tom Hanks this ChristmasJACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- An independently owned, local bookstore has a special request this holiday season that only one of Hollywood's biggest stars can fulfill. Tom Hanks, the 61-year-old actor, producer and director, recently released his first book ...read more
Source: First Coast News
Published on Sat, 09 Dec 2017 21:10:00 GMT