Here are a few recent (and older) articles about independent booksellers . . .
Sure, the chains may be closing and digital books might be more portable, but John Avlon sings the praises of the independent bookstore and says we need them to …
We’re culling together a map of independent booksellers around the United States, highlighting the kinds of places where you might roam for hours, scouring the …
While beloved bookstores still close down every year, sales at independent bookstores overall are rising, established independents are expanding, and new ones are popping up from Brooklyn to Big Stone Gap, Va.
When I was a kid, every town had a bookstore. An independent bookstore. Some towns had several. They were as ubiquitous as local drugstores with soda fountains and as important as any other element to the life of a …
But as usual, with every technological gain we make, we lose something more valuable – a connection to our community and our city that can only be offered by a local bookstore. But independent booksellers are holding …
Collected Works independent bookstore Co-owner Dorothy Massey talks to C-SPAN about the store’s 35-year history, local writers, and the literary culture in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Here is a photo of the Pacific Northwest Ballet dancing and jumping for joy at Seattle’s Elliott Bay Book Company.
For more information about this great independent bookstore in Seattle, check out their website at http://www.elliottbaybook.com.
Or check out their Facebook page here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Elliott-Bay-Book-Company/54903244636
Or their blog post with more photos of the dance event: http://elliottbaybooks.wordpress.com/2012/11/13/dancers-among-us
Here are the bookstore locations for a great small chain of independent bookstores headquartered in Florida.
Check them out online at http://www.booksandbooks.com.
Here is a great children’s bookstore in Albuquerque:
Alamosa Books, 8810 Holly Avenue NE #D, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87122; 505-797-7101.
We carry a broad selection of fiction, ranging from picture books and early readers to young adult literature and classics. We carry science fiction, fantasy, mystery, adventure, graphic novels, poetry, international titles, and have a whole wall of general fiction, including many books that speak to teen issues.