Jeff Kinney has sold more than 150 million copies of his "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" books. Now he is opening a bookstore in his hometown.
And why Tsutaya gives me second thoughts about the primacy of digital culture
Booksellers joining in on the first Independent Bookstore Day this month showed the sort of smarts and energy that help them survive the chains and Amazon.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — All across Argentina's capital, lodged between the steakhouses, ice cream shops and pizzerias, is an abundance of something that is becoming scarce in many nations: bookstores.
Don Stewart has spent his life surrounded by books. He bought MacLeod's Books in 1973 and since then its reputation has spread far and wide, with customers coming from all over the world looking for old books or rare editions.
Little City Books opened its doors for the first time ever, on May 2nd, 2015 (Independent Bookstore Day, no less). Co-owner Kate Jacobs (along with Donna Garban and Emmanuelle Morgen) gave us an ho...
Saturday, May 2, Is Independent Bookstore Day, Because Literature Deserves a Party, Too
As independent booksellers continue to dwindle, the One Day author dedicates London Book Fair speech to his love of ‘the book as object' and his sadness and guilt at seeing bookshops close
Secondhand book sales online not only make millions but also offer demanding customers rare - or simply cheap - titles that might otherwise rot in landfill
If it ain't broke ... The Word Bookstore has thrived for 40 years by sticking to classic values
A San Francisco bookstore might stay open despite a hike in the local minimum wage.
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A day with the nomadic booksellers of Pakistan.
Kolkata is a haven for book lovers, with everything from major stores to cheap stalls to practitioners of Gutenberg's age-old method of printing.
Iwata Bookstore is a modest little shop in Sunagawa City way up in the Northeastern part of Hokkaido. It also the site of an unlikely success story as it has recently been receiving orders from all over Japan by people wanting its one-of-a-kind offer...
At a time when many booksellers are struggling, Eslite is thriving, with 43 stores in Taiwan and one in Hong Kong. One secret to its success in Taiwan: It operates like a self-contained mall.