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cliff-burns's picture
Aug.01.2010
I have returned from my brief sojourn to the neighboring province of Alberta and I am delighted to report that I managed to convince/cajole a number of the best bookstores in Edmonton and Calgary into stocking copies of my new novel, So Dark the Night. Shelf space comes very dear but I think, once...
jt-ellison's picture
Jul.22.2010
  I am sitting in a bookstore. Earth shattering news, I know. I’m in between appointments—I had a fabulous lunch with members of Nashville’s Dutch Lunch crowd, where we feasted on salmon and death by chocolate cake and a delicious crème brûlée with a candle in it, for our fearless leader...
gina-collia-suzuki's picture
Jul.11.2010
With the launch of The Delightful Undoing of Patricia Enid Guppy, I am back on the book signing trail. The first signing took place yesterday at Waterstone's in Bath - my favourite Waterstone's store (it used to be my local one). It was also the official launch day for the newly refurbished store,...
harrison-solow's picture
Jun.15.2010
http://travel.spotcoolstuff.com/shopping/worlds-best-bookstores  The last person in the world who should be thinking of acquiring, reading, housing, insuring or owning more books is me, but I can't wait to go to these bookstores and those that people who commented on this article mentioned. I have...
morton-chalfy's picture
May.29.2010
    It was so innocent.  I had a small stack of a (self-published) children's book in my hand and the desire to flog them to an unsuspecting public of 2d and 3d graders.  The words had been written by me over 50 years ago and stuck away in a box with my other youthful writings.  Recently...
mary-lynn-i-archibald's picture
May.10.2010
I'm not talkin' about moving my place of residence, but about moving books. Have you had this experience? I mean, I'm happy with the printing and distribution company I've used, but their fulfilment fees are killing me. My book sells steadily but slowly, and they charge me something around $50/...
lynn-henriksen's picture
Apr.28.2010
-- Publishers Weekly, 4/28/2010 10:06:22 AM The 2010 Pannell Award winners have been announced. Green Toad Bookstore in Oneonta, N.Y., has won in the general bookstore category; an honorable mention was awarded to Third Place Books  in Lake Forest Park, Wash. Little Shop of Stories in Decatur, Ga...
bob-mustin's picture
Apr.27.2010
 A recent issue of New Yorker magazine carried a story, ostensibly about the expected future shoot-out between Amazon's Kindle and Apple's iPad for control of the burgeoning ebook industry.   In this rather long and detailed article,the author poses some rather surprising - even shocking -...
mayra-calvani's picture
Feb.12.2010
Aurora Anaya- Cerda, owner of La Casa Azul Bookstore, is an active member of the East Harlem community as a participant and supporter of cultural and educational events. A graduate of UCLA, Ms. Anaya-Cerda has a double Bachelor’s degree in History and Chicana/o Studies and a minor in Education....
john-parker-oughton's picture
Dec.22.2009
I recently read distubing news: The Toronto Women's Bookstore is on the verge of closing, and is begging for help from its supporters.  Just across the street (on the edge of the University of Toronto's downtown campus) a long-running scholarly used bookstore has closed its doors.  This summer, our...