The Last Bookstore. Photo: © Omar Omar / Flickr The Last Bookstore Los Angeles
In the age of Amazon, the French unite around a proudly Gallic institution: the local bookstore.
Unconventional bookstores are springing up in Russia's major cities. RBTH offers an overview of the new bastions of book culture in Moscow and St. Petersburg
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them. - Henry David Thoreau Just some shops that sell books that I think are worth crossing oceans for… 1. Libreria Alta Acq...
A quixotic owner and a unique location have turned the Librairie Avant-Garde book shop into a Nanjing tourism landmark.
A San Francisco institution tries its hand at selling e-readers.
For independent bookstores, crowdfunding has become the latest tactic for survival in a market that is dominated by Amazon, with its rock-bottom prices, and Barnes & Noble, with its in-store selection.
The business of publishing and selling books will continue its radical change. But some things are eternal.
When Barnes & Noble announced that its Nook division lost almost five hundred million dollars last year and that its C.E.O. was resigning, there was one obvious conclusion: the company was doomed. But the hastily written obituaries left out some impo...
The rise of online retailers and e-readers have forced independent bookstores like Prairie Lights in Iowa City to position their unique consumer experience more clearly than ever before.
By Lisa Solod Fresh off a divorce and my mother's diagnosis with Alzheimer's, I took a part-time job in my local bookstore."
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What does it take to work at San Francisco's Green Apple Books? The New Hire shows the rigorous training program that creates the knowledgeable and efficient staff that we have cultivated for over 45 years.
An interview with Paul Tang, whose People's Recreation Community has tapped into an intriguing new market.