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First Bookstore Opens in San Antonio’s West Side Cultural District

SAN ANTONIO – A historic building on the west side of town has been given a makeover to help preserve Hispanic and Latino culture. On Friday, the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center will debut its new book and gift shop featuring Latino artists and authors. The new store is on the corner of Guadalupe Street and […]

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Candace Smith, commercial actress and model, bookstore owner and former ‘Phillies girl’, dies at 76

Candace Smith, 76, of Philadelphia, former commercial and promotional actress, longtime owner of the Garland of Letters bookstore on South Street, yoga enthusiast and “Phillies girl” in the 1970s and 1980s, died Monday, September 6 of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease at home. Described by her longtime friend Marc Goldberg as “a character with a lot of […]

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BookCellar, a second-hand bookstore in San Antonio, reopens after 18 months of closure due to pandemic

The Book Cellar will reopen on Friday after an 18-month closure due to the coronavirus. Hours of operation will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday and Saturday. The second-hand bookstore is located in the basement of the Central Library, 600 Soledad St. Friends of the San Antonio Public Library, a non-profit organization founded in […]

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Detroit’s new Vault of Midnight comic book store opens Saturday in Milwaukee Junction

Click to enlarge Courtesy picture Detroit’s new Vault of Midnight store features a mural by Sintex. Detroit’s biggest and best comic book store Vault of Midnight will celebrate its grand opening Saturday in Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood. The new store, located at 2857 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit, will open to the public from 11 a.m. […]

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Linea Directa: low book value but an acceptable dividend yield of 5.5% (OTCMKTS: LNDAF)

Tramino/iStock Unpublished via Getty Images introduction Linea Directa Aseguradora (OTCPK:LNDAF) (hereafter simply “Linea Directa” or “LD” for simplicity) is a Spanish insurance company that was part of Bankinter (OTCPK:BKIMF), a Spanish banking company, prior to its creation. and listed as a separate entity. I like Linea Directa’s business because it is a non-life insurance company […]

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Portsmouth, NH’s, Favorite Bookstore, Cafe and Bar are open again

I love bookstores! I love cafes! And I love bars! When I heard there was a three in one combo in Portsmouth, I shouted “Why HAS GOD NOT BE HERE YET ?!” Like so many other companies, Book & Bar struggled to recruit staff after the pandemic. They closed indefinitely in mid-July to give their […]

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Comics Market Size and Huge Growth 2021-2028

Comic Market overview The global Comics Market research report estimates the value of the market report, considering the application and regional segments, market share and size, while forecast for each product type and application in the segment. Research on different sections including opportunity, size, growth, technology, demand, and trend of major players has been explored. […]

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This Hyderabad mobile bookstore is every voracious reader’s dream come true – The New Indian Express

Express news service HYDERABAD: While schools have been closed for the longest time due to the pandemic, there was this growing need and concern about how to keep children engaged. Well, there were online education platforms, streaming platforms, games, and interactive apps, but we know what too much screen time can do to kids. To […]

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How to insure a car with no book value in a collision

What happens when you want to purchase auto insurance for a vehicle with no book value? Often the answer is yes. But it might not always make sense to do so. Collision coverage pays up to the actual cash value (ACV) of a car when it is damaged during a covered event. Insurers use sites […]

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New Latin bookstore aims to end West Side’s book desert

The West Side of San Antonio is weeks away from the start of a new chapter that will link Latin literature to the community when the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center (GCAC) Bookstore opens. The 3,000-square-foot Latino Bookstore opens in the former Progreso Pharmacy on October 1 with an inventory valued at $ 20,000 on its […]

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IDW transfers comic book store distribution to Penguin Random House

IDW Publishing has announced plans to move its direct market distribution of comic books from Diamond Comic Distributor to Penguin Random House Publisher Services (PRHPS) under an “exclusive, multi-year, global” agreement, expanding the operation of comic book distribution recently launched by the book publisher. IDW’s move to PRHPS follows Marvel Comics ‘announcement that it will […]

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Second-hand bookstore to start its story on October 8

September 17—On October 8, a new chapter will begin in Rochester’s Cooke Park Design District with the opening of the brand new second-hand bookstore Med City. Rochester entrepreneurs Anna and Andy Smith recently announced October as the opening day for Garden Party Books at 602 Seventh St. NW. It is located in the former home […]

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Second-hand bookstore to start its story on October 8 – Post Bulletin

On October 8, a new chapter will open at Rochester’s Cooke Park Design District with the opening of the new Med City second-hand bookstore. Rochester Entrepreneurs Anne and Andy smith recently announced October as the opening day for Garden Party Books at 602 Seventh St. NW. It is located in the old house of Stay […]

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Czech book market struggles with paper shortage

Image from Shutterstock.com Publishers in the Czech Republic are grappling with a shortage of paper and cardboard, forcing them, in some cases, to postpone the release of planned titles. As a result, there may be fewer books in stores over Christmas and the prices of books may increase in the future, Czech radio reported. The […]

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The Portuguese book market is recovering – The Portugal News

Book sales in Portugal rose 14.1 percent in the first half of this year, in number of units sold, which equates to an 18.9 percent increase in value. According to data from consultant Gfk, an independent entity that in Portugal audits and accounts for book sales throughout the year, in the first six months of […]

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2 S&P 500 sectors trade below economic book value after Q2 2021 results

Charnchai/iStock via Getty Images This report is an abbreviated version of S&P 500 & Sectors: Price-to-Economic Book Value Through Q2’21, one of the reports in our quarterly series on fundamental market and sector trends. The full version of this report analyzes[1] market capitalization, economic book value, and price-to-economic book value (PEBV) ratio for the S&P […]

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“Pages turned:” Opening of a new second-hand bookstore | News

It was a dream for Kimberly Ferguson to open a bookstore, and she’s about to make that dream come true this Saturday with the grand opening of “Pages Turned” in Lone Oak. The new used bookstore, located at 3155 Lone Oak Road, has thousands of used books, as well as DVDs and CDs, for customers […]

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Three sectors of the all-cap index trade below economic book value after 2Q21 results

LONDON – OCTOBER 07: In this photo illustration, a man looks at a chart representing the 12 months … [+] fall in the FTSE 100 stock market index on October 7, 2008 in London. Financial markets continue to suffer heavy losses as the global banking crisis continues. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images) Getty […]

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Saskatoon bookstore adopts rapid staff tests

SASKATOON- Saskatoon’s Turning The Tide bookstore is using a free small business rapid testing program offered by the Saskatchewan Health Authority as the city experiences a spike in COVID-19 cases. “We just received our first rapid test kit, so we will be testing our employees twice a week for COVID, for asymptomatic COVID,” said owner […]

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Czech book market struggling due to paper shortage

The Czech book market has been one of the hardest hit by the Covid pandemic and associated restrictions, which forced bookstores across the country to close for several months last year. Today, publishers in the Czech Republic and elsewhere in Europe are grappling with a different problem: a shortage of paper and board. For large […]

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Best Of Houston® 2021: Best Comic Book Store

Best Comic Book Store: Third Planet Sci-Fi and Fantasy Super Store Third Planet is like an overlooked superhero his devoted clients might stumble upon while delving through his vast collection of comics. From the start 46 years ago this month, the Kirby District comic book and collectibles retailer has had to fight its way against […]

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Two S&P 500 sectors trade below economic book value after 2Q21 earnings

Money calculator and pen on financial data sheet Getty This report is an abbreviated version of S&P 500 & Sectors: Price-to-Economic Book Value Through 2Q21, one of the reports in my quarterly series on fundamental market and sector trends. The report analyzes[1] market capitalization, economic book value, and price-to-economic book value (PEBV) ratio for the […]

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Used vehicles sold for more than book value – Motus CEO

Used vehicles in South Africa are currently selling for more than book value due to stockouts and this trend is expected to persist for at least another three months. This was confirmed on Wednesday by Osman Arbee, CEO of JSE-listed automotive retail group Motus. Motus would sell one in five new vehicles sold in South […]

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Alabama Booksmith Homewood Alabama Bookstore

WVTM Chronicle 13: Alabama Booksmith Update: 3:09 p.m. CDT September 2, 2021 Hide transcription Show transcript BRITTANY: WELCOME. IF YOU ARE AN ADVI READER, YOU DEFINITELY ENJOY SETTING UP IN A GOOD BOOK AND YOU MAY HAVE A PREFERRED AUTHOR. HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE THIS BOOK SIGNED BY THIS AUTHOR? GUY: IF YES, […]