Category: Bookselling

Dollar Bill

(Here’s another selection from Alan Bisbort’s memoir of his years in the small bookstore business. — Levi)

Dollar Bill was a regular at the shop, though there was nothing about his looks or manner that suggested a love of books. He was a diminutive but powerful-looking man with stiffly chivalrous … Read the rest

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A Bookstore Grows In Brooklyn

1. I’ve seen a lot of things in my life, but I’ve never before had the pleasure of watching a bookstore get born. I met blogger/bookseller Jessica Stockton Bagnulo three years ago when we both joined the Litblog Co-op at the same time, and I noted it here in January … Read the rest

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