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Why Library Books Sales are the Best

This heat wave has me thinking about summer and with summer comes one of my favorite things – library book sales!

As I’ve said on here before, I’m a big reader. 528 more words

Why I'm In Love With Second-hand Books

Second-hand books. They’re brilliant. As are the stores that sell them. And I’m not talking online websites like Amazon, and marketplaces similar to that. But proper second-hand book stores/stalls you find on your local high street run by an independent local who has the passion for reading just as much as you. 416 more words

Book Blogger

Two Dundee Bindings

I’m not quite sure what the opposite of carrying coals to Newcastle may be, but that’s certainly how I felt when coming away from the recent Edinburgh Book Fair, bringing back to London two Scottish bindings.  2,579 more words

Booksellers

Diverse booksellers are a necessary step toward diversifying literature

When a new blockbuster movie is coming out, there’s almost no way to escape the news. The ads play on TV and before YouTube videos. People tweet about it and entertainment news sources run interviews and behind the scenes footage. 623 more words

Publishing

What We're Reading This Week: Ottessa Moshfegh Edition

We are eagerly awaiting the arrival of Ottessa Moshfegh’s novel, My Year of Rest and Relaxation, coming out July 10. To help pass the time, our booksellers are reading through her previous publications. 622 more words

“The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession ” by Allison Hoover Bartlett

This is a book about obsession! What is it about BOOKS? Many of us love them, but we’re able to control our larcenous impulses in bookstores and libraries. 105 more words