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Bookstore News: October 2, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-02

Virginia bookstore hosts grand opening; U.K. booksellers prep for new Pullman; inside Amsterdam's book stores; a Hong Kong store shutters; and

Bookstore News: October 5, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-05

Ohio pub unveils new bookstore; California library starts selling books; new indie in the works in Georgia.; inside the Greek bookstore that specializes in dictionaries; and more.

Bookstore Sales Dropped 10.9% in August

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-13

Bookstore sales in August were $1.39 billion, down from $1.56 billion a year ago, marking a 10.9% decline. Sales for the first eight months of the year were down 2.5%.

Bookstore News: October 16, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-16

Ithaca residents try to save a beloved indie; new store opening in Florida; Foyles to offer book subscriptions; B&N planning concept store for Texas; and more.

Bookstore News: October 19, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-19

Bookstores open in New York and Louisiana; San Francisco store seeks funds to buy a building; Powell's celebrated in photos; and more.

Bookstore News: October 18, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-18

New bookstores planned for New Jersey and Texas; a DC bookstore shows solidarity with a store in Mexico City; and more.

Bookstore News: October 20, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-20

Changes for Canada's Authors for Indies Day; the Dallas indie crowdsourcing seed money; life at a used bookstore in Austin; the Portuguese store that inspired Hogwarts; and more.

Bookstore News: October 25, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-25

New stores to open in Kentucky and Indiana; celebrating the Hudson Valley's book community; Baghdad's most famous female bookseller; Handselling tips from a bookselling legend; and more.

Bookstore News: October 24, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-24

ABA board nominations are open; Alabama store changes name; California booksellers help kids affected by wildfires; stores to close in Hawaii and Newfoundland; and more.

Bookstore News: October 26, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-10-26

Illinois store for sale; the Missouri indie thriving under new management; Providence's Paper Nautilus reopens; a Miami bookseller turned movie producer; and more.

Prime members will find another perk in Amazon's newest bookstore (Photos)

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2017-11-02

Amazon may have spent the past two decades pulling bookstore shoppers to its business online, but with a new storefront in California's East Bay, the retail giant is hoping to lure them back to a...

Bookstore News: November 3, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-03

LGBTQ store opens in Mississippi; Politics & Prose to expand; a Virginia bookstore gets a facelift; and more.

Eerdmans to Close its Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-02

Wm. B Eerdmans, the independent religion publisher based in Grand Rapids, Mich., is closing its longstanding bookstore next month and will focus on its publishing program.

Bookstore News: November 15, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-15

A Texas bookstore launches a series for rejected stories; professors protest their college bookstore; a Bucharest bookseller gets back to business; and more.

Bookstore Sales Fell Again in September

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-15

According preliminary figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau, bookstore sales declined 6.5% this September, compared to September 2016. The decline followed a 10.9% drop in bookstore sales in...

Bookstore News: November 14, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-14

New stores to open in Maryland and Virginia; a Texas store to close; touring Chicago's Dial Books; the day-to-day of a Long Island bookseller; and more.

Bookstore News: November 9, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-09

New stores open in Illinois, New York and Kentucky; North Carolina bookstore sold to long-time employees; Paris's bookstore on a barge; and more.

Bookstore News: November 8, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-08

Kinokuniya expands to Austin; B&N opens a restaurant; New York's last Yiddish bookstore; the Seattle store that inspired a backpack empire; and more.

Bookstore News: November 6, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-06

Dallas celeb discusses new bookstore; South Dakota indie store for sale; Shanghai pop-up to host author events in sixty days; Amazon leaving Stony Brook University; and more.

Industry Notes: Europa Editions’ New Rome Bookstore; Sweek’s ‘Romantasy’ Contest

Publishing Perspectives – 2017-11-16

In Rome, a North American publisher joins its Italian founder in a new English-language bookshop. And in Rotterdam, Sweek launches another competition. The post Industry Notes: Europa Editions’...

Europa Teams with Italian Indie to Open Rome Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-16

Europa Editions (along with its parent company, Italian publisher Edizioni E/O) is partnering with Italian bookseller Altoquando to open an English language bookstore in Rome called Otherwise.

Bookstore News: November 22, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-22

D.C. Bookseller to renovate; a children's pop-up to open in California; the Brooklyn indie showing its canine side; and more.

Bookstore News: November 20, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-20

The best book chains in the U.K.; new indies coming to New Hampshire and Maryland; Phaidon's holiday pop-up; and more.

How A 90-Year-Old Bookstore Got Into The Business Of Totes

The Huffington Post – 2017-11-29

New York's Strand Book Store has been making its iconic tote bags since the 1980s. Today, it boasts more than 100 designs.

Bookstore News: November 30, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-30

Waterstones' pre-Christmas opening spree; the new Harvard study that reveals indies are thriving; the Minnesota store that mimics an Icelandic tradition; and more.

Bookstore News: November 28, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-11-28

Philadelphia's new African-American bookstore; the founder of Cider Monday speaks; the Lone Star state's big new indie; the hardworking 102-year old bookseller; and more.

Bookstore News: December 4, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-12-04

A Harvard Coop reading turns violent; Louisiana university bookstore closes; LGBTQ store opens in Mississippi; the history of the Strand's totes; and more.

Bookstore News: December 6, 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2017-12-06

New bookstore to open in Anchorage; the university trying to buy its bookstore; B&N to close San Jose store; the Texas library bookstore moving online; and more.

October Bookstore Sales Fell 4.6%

Publishers Weekly – 2017-12-13

The 4.6% decline in October bookstore sales from a year ago was the third consecutive month sales fell from the comparable month in 2016.

Microsoft Quietly Rolls Out Its E-bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2017-12-29

After a stealthy opening in April, the company's e-bookstore is steadily adding more titles to its offerings.

New independent bookstore coming to Fells Point

Baltimore Sun – 2018-01-05

Book lovers alert: Greedy Reads, a new independent bookstore, is scheduled to open in Fells Point in late February. The store is owned by former publishing professional Julia Fleischaker. She said...

Flooding Shutters Falmouth's Eight Cousins Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2018-01-10

The Falmouth, Mass., is closed indefinitely after a pipe burst in an apartment above the independent bookstore, collapsing the store's ceiling and damaging its entire stock.

Bookstore Sales Dropped 6.4% in November

Publishers Weekly – 2018-01-12

The late year swoon in bookstore sales continued into November with sales down 6.4% from November 2016. November was the fourth consecutive month bookstore sales fell compared to the same month in...

Rare Stephen King works destroyed in Maine bookstore flood

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-22

Stephen King may be the Master of Horror, but one of his fans is dealing with horror of a new kind. A Bangor, Maine, bookstore owner lost several of King’s rare manuscripts and books after a burst...

Finalists Named for the 2018 PW Bookstore of the Year

Publishers Weekly – 2018-01-25

Publishers Weekly named the top five bookstores from around the country and sales representatives. Each is vying for the 2018 PW award for Bookstore of the Year and Sales Rep of the Year to be...

Bookstore Sales Fell 3.6% in 2017

Publishers Weekly – 2018-02-14

A slump in the second half of 2017 resulted in bookstore sales falling to $10.73 billion last year, down from $11.14 billion in 2016.

Opening a Queer/Feminist Bookstore in Small-Town Mississippi

Publishers Weekly – 2018-02-14

With its official grand opening on February 3, owner Jaime Harker’s dream has become a reality: the small town of Water Valley, Miss. has its first (and only) Queer/Feminist bookstore – Violet...

Conservative Activists Threaten To Burn Berkeley Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-08

Berkeley's Revolution Books has been a favorite target of conservative activists and on March 3 a group threatened to burn down the bookstore.

Indie Bookstore Cries Censorship After Gay Marriage Title Pulled from School Book Fair

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-09

A middle grade title called 'The Best Man' has sparked tensions in Athens, Ga., after complaints from parents led to the book's removal from an indie bookstore's display at a school book fair.

January Bookstore Sales Fell 9.1%

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-14

According to preliminary estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, bookstore sales fell 9.1% in January 2018 compared to the first month of 2017. It was the sixth month in a row store sales fell...

Novelist Alex George to Open Bookstore in Columbia, Mo.

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-20

George, who is also the founder and director of the Unbound Book Festival in Columbia, will open an indie bookstore in the college town in August.

Boulder Book Store Named 2018 PW Bookstore of the Year; Mesjak Rep

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-28

The innovative Colorado bookstore is the 26th recipient of the PW Bookstore of the Year Award. Among the store's firsts, it is the first store to buy on Edelweiss and one of the first to offer...

Publishing in the Baltic Region 2018: Tallinn, Estonia's Rahva Raamat Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-23

One of the world's best booksellers is now a publisher, too.

At the First European Children’s Bookstore Conference: Warming Up for London Book Fair

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-04-05

In examining common ground between independent booksellers and publishers at Bologna's new bookstore conference, the International Publishers Association's Michiel Kolman previewed some of the...

New Online Spanish-Language Bookstore Comes to U.S.

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-06

Libros in Español will take off on April 15 with “a couple of thousand” physical Spanish-language titles from the U.S., Spain, and Latin America, according to founder Filipe Silva.

Bookstore Sales Bounced Back in February

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-16

Bookstore sales ended a six-month losing streak in February, as sales rose 2.3% over February 2017. Sales for the first two months of 2018, though, were still down 8.6% from the comparable period in...

Independent Bookstore Day 2018: It's A Holiday

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-16

More than 500 Indie bookstores in 48 states are preparing to make this year's Independent Bookstore Day on April 28 the biggest and most exuberant celebration of indie bookselling yet.

KiCam Projects Opens Bookstore

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-16

KiCam Projects, an independent publisher based in Georgetown, Ohio, has opened a bookstore in nearby Mount Orab to serve suburban and rural readers on the outskirts of the Cincinnati area.

Independent Bookstore Day 2018: Animals and Authors Inspire Sales

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-30

More than 500 bookstores participated in this year's Independent Bookstore Day, which took place across the U.S. this past Saturday, April 28.

Five-Day Poetry Fest Will Launch London’s New Second Home Bookstore

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-05-08

The way to open a new poetry bookstore at a communal office, says the UK's Second Home, is to hold a poetry festival on the premises. The company's Holland Park facility is the venue in June. The...

PW’s Bookstore of the Year: Boulder Book Store

Publishers Weekly – 2018-05-11

If a bookstore takes the name of the city in which it resides, it had better reflect the values and character of its hometown. Boulder Book Store, PW’s 2018 Bookstore of the Year, does just that.

Świat Książki Closes in on Second Place Among Polish Bookstore Chains

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-05-15

As other companies have done, Świat Książki has gained traction in part by taking over some locations of the distressed Matras chain in Poland's bookstore marketplace. The post Świat Książki...

March Bookstore Sales Increased 3.5%

Publishers Weekly – 2018-05-15

Bookstore sales rose 3.5% in March over March 2017. Despite the March gain, bookstore sales were still down 2.8% in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the first period of 2017.

Friday Photos: Japan’s Kinokuniya Company Opens Its First Bookstore in Cambodia

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-06-08

This week, we have views from the corporate headquarters of Kinokuniya, showing off its 30th world bookstore location, just opened in May as the company's first store in Cambodia. The post Friday...

A Room of One's Own Bookstore Changes Hands

Publishers Weekly – 2018-06-13

The Madison, Wisc.-based bookstore is changing hands. The bookstore's longtime co-owners announced yesterday that two current employees will become owner-managers of the 43-year-old business on July...

Online Bookstore Shuts Down

Publishers Weekly – 2018-06-20, the global, online bookseller based in Paris, has stopped taking and fulfilling orders and is shutting down the site.

May Bookstore Sales Up $4 Million

Publishers Weekly – 2018-07-16

Bookstore sales rose from $741 million last May to $745 million in May 2018, according to preliminary estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau, an increase of 0.5%.

Six-Month Bookstore Sales Down 1%

Publishers Weekly – 2018-08-15

A 5.3% increase in June bookstore sales over June 2017 was not quite enough to offset a soft start to the year and bookstore sales finished the first half of 2018 with sales down 1.0% compared to a...

Bookstore Sales Slipped 1.2% in August

Publishers Weekly – 2018-10-15

After a number of months of sales gains, revenue at that nation's bookstores fell 1.2% in August compared to a year ago, according to preliminary estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Popular Broadway bookstore to close after rent hike

Crains New York – 2018-10-24

The Drama Book Shop, known for its exhaustive collection of plays and books on theater and as hallowed ground for the Broadway set, will shutter its store at 250 W. 40th St. early next year....

Despite the Odds, a New Independent Bookstore Opens in Paris: ‘ICI’

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-10-26

The co-owners of Paris' newest independent bookstore Ici say they're convinced they can make a go of it, even as France's market evolves. The post Despite the Odds, a New Independent Bookstore Opens...

Making Progress on Bookstore Margins

Publishers Weekly – 2018-10-19

In a letter to our editor, Robert Sindelar, the president of the American Booksellers Association, acknowledges that bookseller Jonathan Platt has a valid point that store margins could be better,...

Epic Human Chain Moves Bookstore Into New Home

The Huffington Post – 2018-10-30

Volunteers passed about 2,000 books hand-to-hand to the store's new location in Southampton, England.

Brazil’s Endangered Bookstore Companies: Livraria Cultura and Saraiva

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-11-08

Even amid dire conerns this week for Brazil's leading book retail companies, it's possible to see opportunity, Ricardo Costa tells us. Brazilian publishers are working to shore up the outlook for...

September Bookstore Sales Fell 0.9%

Publishers Weekly – 2018-11-16

Bookstore sales fell 0.9% in September compared, compared to the same period a year ago, according to a preliminary estimate released by the U.S. Census Bureau. For the first nine months of the year,...

Industry Notes: Norway’s ‘Bookstore Award,’ the UK’s SpecSavers Winners

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-11-28

The winner of  Norway's 2018 'Bookstore Award,' chosen by booksellers, is a novel based on the country's World War II-era past. And in the UK, SpecSavers names a dozen prize winners. The post...

Global charity installs 'unique' bookstore in Rugby

The Bookseller – 2018-12-08

Development charity and publisher Practical Action is opening a “unique” bookstore in Rugby focusing on global issues.

Bookstore Sales Increased 7.2% in October

Publishers Weekly – 2018-12-14

After two months of declines, bookstore sales were $699 million in October, up from $649 million in October 2017. Sales were flat in the first 10 months of the year compared to 2017.

Tokyo’s New Bunkitsu Bookstore: Designed With an Admission Fee

Publishing Perspectives – 2019-01-04

In an effort to re-fashion the experience of a bookstore with discovery of a book, a new outlet in Japan curates a collection of high-end cultural titles. The post Tokyo’s New Bunkitsu...

Upper West Side shop latest indy bookstore to shutter

Crains New York – 2019-01-15

After 35 years at West 80th Street and Broadway, Westsider Rare & Used Books is closing next month because of slowing sales. []  "> To view the full story, click the title link.

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