The other day I did the jerky thing: I went to the going-out-of-business sale at my local Borders. Everything was between 20 and 40% off and, if can believe it, I only bought a single book, and that begrudgingly. 720 more words
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When I read on ICV2 that Tokyopop was closing it’s U.S. office, my heart sank a little.
The publisher is largely credited with introducing the manga genre/format to North American readers. 470 more words
Will the bad news for book shops and book lovers never end? Today we hear tell that UK Border’s bookshops are teetering over the precipice of administration and that the company has been struggling to even raise enough cash to keep itself open long enough to cover the crucial Christmas period. 156 more words