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Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore Seeks New Ownership
Mysterious Galaxy Bookstore Seeks New OwnershipOne of San Diego's few remaining independently run bookstores is looking for new owners. After 25 years, the owners of Mysterious Galaxy in Clairemont say they're ready to pass the torch onto someone ...read more
Source: NBC 7 San Diego
Published on Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:57:00 GMT
Misplaced Tornado, Warehouse Shootings, Shiny Bookstore: Top News
Misplaced Tornado, Warehouse Shootings, Shiny Bookstore: Top NewsMARYLAND — This week, some of the most-read stories on Maryland Patches included a casting call, workplace shooting, new bookstore and controversial weather alert. There were also pets rescued ...read more
Source: USA Patch
Published on Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:40:00 GMT
This LS independent bookstore has children to thank for its success
This LS independent bookstore has children to thank for its successTwenty-eight years ago, Cheryl Collier made the life-changing decision to leave her job as a hospital executive and open her own independent bookstore. Since then, KD’s Books has weathered the arrival ...read more
Source: The Kansas City Star
Published on Sat, 22 Sep 2018 18:34:00 GMT
Owners of Ripped Bodice bookstore sign a first-look deal with Sony TV
Owners of Ripped Bodice bookstore sign a first-look deal with Sony TVSisters Bea, left, and Leah Koch in 2017 at the Ripped Bodice in Culver City. (Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times) The owners of the Ripped Bodice Bookstore said last year that they refused to see r...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Wed, 12 Sep 2018 21:37:00 GMT
Friends bookstore now in friendlier quarters at Upland Public Library
Friends bookstore now in friendlier quarters at Upland Public LibraryIf you’re a book lover in 2018, you have to sit up and take notice when you hear of a bookstore that is expanding, not contracting or closing. The used bookstore is in the Upland Public Library. The F...read more
Source: Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 17:09:00 GMT
Win-win-Winterville: Front Porch Bookstore volunteers discuss shop’s vital relationship with community
Win-win-Winterville: Front Porch Bookstore volunteers discuss shop’s vital relationship with communityIn Winterville, there’s a small bookshop full of hundreds of used books, all of which are donated. And all the employees stacking the shelves are volunteers. Husband and wife Ron Wetherbee and Jan Maz...read more
Source: The Red & Black
Published on Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:30:00 GMT
Meanwhile in ... the Maldives, thousands of applicants overwhelmed a bookstore looking to hire
Meanwhile in ... the Maldives, thousands of applicants overwhelmed a bookstore looking to hireThe Maldives, thousands of applicants from around the world have overwhelmed a bookstore looking to hire. Philip Blackwell, founder of the 15-employee Ultimate Library bookstore, was stunned when appl...read more
Source: The Christian Science Monitor
Published on Thu, 20 Sep 2018 03:00:00 GMT
Sony Pictures Television Sets First Look Deal with Ripped Bodice Bookstore Owners
Sony Pictures Television Sets First Look Deal with Ripped Bodice Bookstore OwnersLeah and Bea Koch, co-owners of The Ripped Bodice Bookstore, have signed a first look deal with Sony Pictures Television. Under the deal, they will develop projects based on their exclusive ...read more
Source: Variety
Published on Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:00:00 GMT
Romance bookstore The Ripped Bodice poised to bring the genre to television
Romance bookstore The Ripped Bodice poised to bring the genre to televisionIt’s a match made in, well, a romance novel. Bea and Leah Koch, the sister duo who founded and own Los Angeles’ romance bookstore The Ripped Bodice, have signed an overall deal with Sony ...read more
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Published on Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:33:00 GMT
Romance Bookstore The Ripped Bodice Now Bringing All The Romance You Need To Television
Romance Bookstore The Ripped Bodice Now Bringing All The Romance You Need To TelevisionIn what Entertainment Weekly describes as a serious meet-cute moment turned partnership, sisters Bea and Leah Koch are now partnering with Sony to turn their romance bookstore The Ripped Bodice into a ...read more
Source: The Mary Sue
Published on Wed, 12 Sep 2018 15:27:00 GMT
The Ripped Bodice Romance Bookstore Inks Overall Deal With Sony Pictures TV
The Ripped Bodice Romance Bookstore Inks Overall Deal With Sony Pictures TVThe Koch sisters, ages 26 and 28, took over a storefront in Culver City, which had been a long-time furniture store, in 2016, and transformed it into a cosy bookstore with eye-popping window ...read more
Source: Deadline.com
Published on Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:00:00 GMT
The San Francisco Bookstore Where the Revolution Ends up
The San Francisco Bookstore Where the Revolution Ends upThere is great benefit, these days, in having a name unlike any other: you float to the top of Google searches. Bolerium Books, in San Francisco, knows this well, although it wasn’t a consideration wh...read more
Source: The New Yorker
Published on Thu, 20 Sep 2018 21:32:00 GMT