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Revenge Of: more than a comic book store

Last update:November 22, 2022 Comic shops act as a beacon in geek culture, inviting fans of many franchises to indulge in books, games, and collectibles. When they opened Revenge Of Comics and Pinball earlier this year, Jeff Eyser, Joe Kuntz and Joe Myers made building a community their top priority and set out to create […]

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Official opening of a new bookstore in downtown Twin Falls

Attention all bookworms! You officially have an awesome place in downtown Twin Falls, a new and fresh place to discover unique books in a wonderful atmosphere. DAP Books is located on Main in downtown Twin Falls, and you have to go check it out. DAP Books in Downtown Twin Falls DAP is also a publishing […]

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Titles from the university library: 21.10.2022

To find out more about the university library Click here Football notebook: Purdue looking to match October 4-0 from 2000 team – Reuters Sports News GoldandBlack.com Purdue heads to Wisconsin in search of Bowl eligibility, fifth straight win – GoldandBlack.com The 3-2-1: Aidan O’Connell deserves to be included in Purdue’s ‘cradle of QBs’ – GoldandBlack.com […]

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Macon-Bibb Friends of the Library opens new bookstore

The new Friends of the Library bookstore on Forsyth Road is now open. MACON, Ga. (41NBC/WMGT) — Those who love to read don’t have to wait for the next Friends of the Library Book Sale. The new Friends of the Library bookstore on Forsyth Road is now open. Friends of the Library president Darlene Greer […]

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Second-hand bookstore opens new chapter for teens’ passion for recycling

In the age of TikTok and shortened attention spans, a teenager goes against the stereotype by running a bookstore. Pari Rao, 15, has opened a second-hand bookshop in Palmerston North. She says she is passionate about getting teenagers to read. Photo: RNZ/Jimmy Ellingham Pari Rao, 15, has spent months preparing her thrift store to open […]

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The owner of Haunted Bookshop is a fan of the Lifeline bookstore

University of Iowa students Bailey Engledow of Cedar Rapids (left) and Lexis Waddell of Burlington buy a vending table outside The Haunted Bookshop in Iowa City in March 2021. (The Gazette) Nialle Sylvan, owner of the Haunted Bookstore in Iowa City, stands outside the store in March 2021. (The Gazette) The haunted bookstore has moved […]

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Mayfaire updates: new tenants, lease renewal and bookstore changes

Lara O’Brien said she considered other malls as locations for her ballet school, but a space at Mayfaire Town Center danced to her heart. Tutu School, a franchise that caters to children ages 18 months to 8 years old, opened at 925 Town Center Drive in September. A downtown Tutu School location that had a […]

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The second-hand bookstore closes because no one wants to buy it

Anthony Phelps / Stuff Still Books owner Colin Payne put the store on the market earlier this year, but without buyers it had to close. A second-hand bookshop that has been in Blenheim for more than three decades is closing. Still Books owner Colin Payne said it was not an easy decision to close and […]

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The Raven bookstore celebrates 35 years of activity | Arts & Culture

This month, The Raven Book Store celebrates 35 years of business in Lawrence. Covering two locations over the years, The Raven has grown from a small mystery genre store to a local media staple. Danny Caine is the current owner of The Raven. Caine has been at the bookstore since 2015, works as a part-time […]

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BookBar, a Denver bookstore and bar, will close after nearly a decade

BookBar, a beloved bookstore and wine bar, will close for good at the end of January next year, with the owner blaming fatigue and rising costs. On Monday, owner Nicole Sullivan announced the closure of her business at 4280 Tennyson St. on Jan. 31, 2023, after its 10th holiday season. After the COVID-19 pandemic put […]

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Foot traffic data makes America’s favorite bookstore crystal clear

While Barnes & Noble has had its fair share of struggles in the digital age, book lovers keep coming back to the famed bookseller. The pandemic has been a difficult time for many retailers, but foot traffic data shows that Barnes & Noble has made a fairly smooth recovery from the closures in 2020. Average […]

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“I know books”: Carter Brown, owner of Source Book Store, brings the rare, the ridiculous and the wonderful in store

The Source Book Store does not show its true colors to passers-by on the sidewalk. A display of banned books – for Banned Book Month – sits in the window below the slowly peeling sticker naming the shop, with rows of DVDs hidden just behind it. To find out what the store really has to […]

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Mrz Hulk 4 Life: A New Black-Owned Comic Shop That Will Improve Your Fandom

Khaleelah Brown, raised in Mount Vernon, NY, used to collect comic books as a child, but not knowing their value, they were thrown away by her mother. Now, as an adult with many different talents and creative endeavors, she decided to get back into comics because someone very close to her convinced her, so she […]

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Aunties Book Store Recognizes Banned Books Week | New

SPOKANE, Wash. – This week marks Banned Books Week nationwide, an annual event that organizers say aims to celebrate the freedom to read, research, or express ideas, even those that might be unpopular. According bannedbooks.orgBanned Books Week was founded in 1982 in response to an increase in book-related challenges in libraries and schools, with the […]

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World’s First Official Coloring Book Store Opens in Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis, MO Coloring Bookstore Coloring Book Store St. Louis offers hundreds of titles to choose from. Coloring book store St. Louis Draws, Designs and Manufactures. Offering wholesale pricing and specializing in custom designed books for businesses and consumers. Hundreds of titles to choose from, Crayola® products available. As a publisher, my job is to […]

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Second-hand bookstore: a success story in Lafayette – BizWest

LAFAYETTE — Growing up, Deirdre Appelhans’ grandmother was a children’s author and her father loved books. Wherever she lived or traveled as a child, her family took her to second-hand bookstores. It gave her a love of reading that she will carry into her adult life. “I love books,” Appelhans said. “I am one of […]

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Second-hand bookstore a success story in Lafayette

Growing up, Deirdre Appelhans’ grandmother was a children’s author and her father loved books. Wherever she lived or traveled as a child, her family took her to second-hand bookstores. It gave her a love of reading that she will carry into her adult life. The front porch of The Read Queen second-hand bookstore at 129 […]

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Horse Cave Adult Book Store closes after illegal activity, two deaths reported

HORSE CAVE, Ky. (WBKO) — After three years of investigations, the Horse Cave Adult Bookstore has officially closed and new information regarding the case has come to light. The Horse Cave Adult Bookstore, or “adult arcade”, collected fees from people to access the video booths and movie theaters at the back of the store. These […]

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Horse Cave adult bookstore has been closed, sheriff says

The Horse Cave adult book store, in a former factory outlet mall at 845 Flint Ridge Road in Horse Cave, Ky., is permanently closed, the Hart County Sheriff’s Department said. Hart County Sheriff’s Department Facebook An adult bookstore along a busy Kentucky highway has been permanently closed after two deaths and more than 30 violations […]

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Comic Book Store Franchise Aims to Build Passion for Comics | Lifestyles

FREDERICK, Md. — When Emily Kerr walks into Beyond Comics to pick up her subscriptions for the past two weeks, her order is waiting for her before she even gets to the counter. Shop owner Jon Cohen greets her by name and asks how the kennel she works at is doing. “It’s just amazing that […]

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Adult bookstore in Hart County closed after 3 years of investigation

HORSE CAVE, Ky. — The Hart County Sheriff’s Office has declared the adult bookstore on Flint Ridge Road permanently closed after a three-year investigation found illegal activity. The Sheriff’s Office and members of the Grand Hardin County Drug Task Force began conducting checks on illegal activity at the bookstore, formerly known as the Jent Factory […]

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Comic Book Store Franchise Aims to Build Passion for Comics

Comment this story Comment FREDERICK, Md. — When Emily Kerr walks into Beyond Comics to pick up her subscriptions for the past two weeks, her order is waiting for her before she even gets to the counter. Shop owner Jon Cohen greets her by name and asks how the kennel she works at is doing. […]

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Longtime San Jose comic book store gets new owners and a new name

When Neil Farris took over San Jose’s Hijinx Comics in 2010, he couldn’t have foreseen how comic books would become an essential cornerstone of the pop culture landscape. “It was really great to see comics evolve from a niche product on the periphery of the book industry to a mainstream media choice in its own […]

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A long-standing bookstore adds new inventory but removes an item

Starkville’s Campus Book Mart had a grand reopening on Friday Starkville, Miss. (WCBI) – Campus Book Mart in Starkville had a grand reopening on Friday, September 2, 2022; but one thing is missing from the inventory of the library, the books. “We’ve noticed through the industry, you know, the internet has kind of taken over […]

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Longtime San Jose comic book store gets new owners and a new name

When Neil Farris took over San Jose’s Hijinx Comics in 2010, he couldn’t have foreseen how comic books would become an essential cornerstone of the pop culture landscape. “It was really great to see comics evolve from a niche product on the periphery of the book industry to a mainstream media choice in its own […]

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‘I have been here for 47 years’ | Houston’s oldest comic book store

HOUSTON — Some of the hottest shows right now, such as Paper Girls, Sandman and The Umbrella Academy, are based on graphic novels. If you want to spot the next big hit, you’ll need to visit this bright blue building off US 59 between Kirby Drive and Buffalo Speedway. “We hear this all the time: […]

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Looking back on 35 years of serving Lawrence and looking forward to events throughout the month – The Lawrence Times

Share this post or save it for later Over three and a half decades, The Raven has overcome insurmountable odds for many other bookstores. And in September, he will celebrate 35 years of service to the Lawrence community. Advertising The Raven Book Store began as a small store specializing in mysteries in 1987. It has […]

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‘There is always something’ | How an Independent Rock Hill Bookstore Survived COVID-19

According to the American Booksellers Association, at worst, about one bookstore was closing every week in 2020. ROCK HILL, SC — Some local bookstores are slowly recovering from the pandemic. According to Association of American Booksellersat worst, about one bookstore was closing every week in 2020. Independent bookstores have adapted, but are still struggling, long […]

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A slice of Peshawar in Delhi

Shaista Fatima/New Delhi On August 14, 1947, when Pakistan celebrated its first Independence Day, non-Muslim families in Peshawari of the North West Frontier Province (NWFP) were as happy with the turn of events as anyone in other. 75 years later, 25-year-old Abhinav, whose grandfather was among those celebrating August 14, says: “My […]

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Independent bookstore McNally Jackson to open new flagship store at Rockefeller Center

The McNally Jackson location in Williamsburg. File photo Subscribe to our amNY Sports e-Newsletter to get news and match coverage for your favorite teams Popular independent bookstore McNally Jackson is opening a new flagship storefront at Rockefeller Center, Tishman Speyer announced Thursday. The new space, located at 1 Rockefeller Plaza, will occupy […]

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25-Year-Old Comic Book Store Franchise Wants to Build Passion for Comics | Books

When Emily Kerr walks into Beyond Comics to pick up her subscriptions for the past two weeks, her order is waiting for her before she even gets to the counter. Shop owner Jon Cohen greets her by name and asks how the kennel she works at is doing. “It’s just amazing that he can keep […]

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Beyond the Book: 25-Year-Old Comic Book Store Franchise Wants to Build Passion for Comics | Books

When Emily Kerr walks into Beyond Comics to pick up her subscriptions for the past two weeks, her order is waiting for her before she even gets to the counter. Shop owner Jon Cohen greets her by name and asks how the kennel she works at is doing. “It’s just amazing that he can keep […]

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Apple Books is Apple’s all-in-one bookstore and reading app for iPhone, iPad and Mac

Apple Books, formerly iBooks, is Apple’s all-in-one bookstore and reading app for iPhone, iPad, and Mac. You can use it to browse the variety of books and audiobooks available in the bookstore, buy them, and then read or listen to them. You can add as many collections as you want and Apple Books will automatically […]

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National Book Store and Converge enter connectivity partnership – Manila Bulletin

CONNECTIVITY PARTNERSHIP From left to right: Jason Ocampo, Chief Information and Communications Technology Officer, National Book Store; Xandra Ramos-Padilla, General Manager of the National Library; Jesus Romero, COO of Converge ICT Solutions, Inc.; Joffrey Marfil, Head of Enterprise Sales Unit at Converge ICT Solutions, Inc. The Philippines’ most beloved iconic bookstore – National Book Store […]

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Florida online bookstore aims to give black authors greater opportunities | Opinion

“We’ve launched the store with 11 writers, whose books will be sold in the store,” Rosemary Cole said of newly established online bookstore Cobeth in Margate. Kiryl Gorlov Getty Images/iStockphoto Too often I fill this space with the evils of the world. While it is necessary to know and comment on what is happening in […]

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Last 10 business permits filed in Austin, including new bookstore and Tiny Grocer in Hyde Park

Curious about what new businesses, restaurants and facilities are coming or currently underway in your backyard and beyond? Our business permit roundup helps identify what’s being built in your community. The following business licenses were recently filed in Austin with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation. All information, including costs and times, is subject […]

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4th Generation Owner of Delhi’s Faqir Chand Bookstore Tells His Story of 7 Decades

Abhinav Bahmi said people from all over the world come to visit Faqir Chand Bookstore. Faqir Chand and Sons Bookstore, located in Delhi’s upmarket Khan Market, is one of the capital’s most iconic spots. The store was opened by Faqir Chand in 1951 and is now run by his great-grandson, Abhinav Bahmi. Mr Bahmi told […]

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Portland Shop Named World’s Best Comic Book Shop

The store won the 2022 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award. It’s the biggest award given to comic book stores at San Diego Comic-Con PORTLAND, Oregon – The best comic book store in the world is right here in Portland. “Books with pictures” just got that big honor at last weekend’s Comic-Con. Owner Katie […]

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Milwaukee’s Renaissance Bookstore endures through decades of change

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — For some people, reading is a hobby, but for C Kay Hinchliffe, it’s a way of life. She has worked at the Renaissance Book Store for over 40 years. “I started working for Renaissance in January 1980 when we were still in the big building downtown,” Hinchliffe said. “You meet all […]

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A unique first poetry collection, a second bookstore at Harvard and this year’s Thoreau Prize winners

Christie Towers’ new collection of poetry is in conversation with Hildegard of Bingen.Spuyten Duyvil Verses of visions A vision emerges spontaneously, seemingly delivered not from within the mind, but from without, as if from the gods, or the God, arriving by superhuman or supernatural force, an offering to the inner eye . In 12th century […]

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Strand Book Store to Host ‘The Music Never Ends’ Literary Event Featuring Peter Shapiro and David Fricke

Strand Book Store has announced an upcoming conversation with veteran concert promoter and author Peter Shapiro as he discusses his new book, The Music Never Stops: What 10,000 Shows Taught Me About Life, Freedom, and the Pursuit of Magicwhich was co-written by Relix editor Dean Budnick. The event will take place on August 9 at […]

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Tiny Grocer and bookstore will come to Hyde Park in Austin in 2023

Going to the post office stinks, and no, that’s not an advertisement for Stamps.com. But for residents of Hyde Park, a historic district in central Austin, it was once a walk in the park. So when it was announced last May that the North Austin station, located at the corner of 43rd Street and the […]

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Harvard Book Store is coming to Boston

Harvard Book Store announced yesterday that they will cross the Charles River to open a new location at Boston’s Prudential Center in the spring of 2023. Photograph: Courtesy of the Prudential Center Taking over the location formerly held by Barnes and Noble, Harvard Bookstore plans to reinvent space. Obviously there will be a large selection […]

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Harvard Book Store announces huge new location in Boston

The independent Harvard Book Store, which has operated in Cambridge for 90 years, plans to open a second location. Co-owners Jeff Mayersohn and Linda Seamonson have signed a long-term lease for a huge space formerly occupied by Barnes and Noble at the Prudential Center in Boston. “It’s quite an ambitious project,” the owners said in […]

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Harvard Book Store to open new location at Prudential Center

Local The second branch of the bookstore is expected to open in the spring of 2023. David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe Harvard Book Store, a Harvard Square landmark that has been around since 1932, announcement Thursday it opens a second location, at Boston’s Prudential Center next spring. The new store will be over 29,000 square […]

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Harvard Book Store will open a second location, this one at Pru

In spring 2023, a beloved Cambridge literary institution will add a second home across the Charles. Harvard Book Store on Wednesday announced the launch of a second location at the Prudential Center — the location formerly occupied by Barnes & Noble — expanding its collection of novels, coffee table books and stationery in Back Bay. […]

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Owning an independent bookstore isn’t easy; where is it?

Verbatim Books is not only surviving, but also thriving with lineups in North Park. SAN DIEGO – If you have a pile of books you no longer read, there’s a special place in North Park that wants your books and your business. In this Zevely Zone, I visited Books in full. Owning an independent bookstore […]

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Deep River Bookstore offers free bike repair station to promote alternative transport

DEEP RIVER — An independent second-hand bookseller along the Connecticut River has created a free bike repair station for cyclists that the owner hopes will encourage more people to use alternative transportation. The simple structure has a rack to hold a bike, attached tools for common repairs and an air pump. Accessible during the day […]

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Opening of a new bookstore in Zumbrota

ZUMBROTA, Minn. (KTTC) – Zumbrota Literary Society is the name of the city’s new second-hand bookstore. On Friday, community members attended the store’s grand opening. “Because who doesn’t love a new book?” said Connie Hawley, a customer. The bookstore is located in the Carnegie Library building. “We have worked hard to get here. So we […]

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Portswood October Books has been around for over 40 years

A LIBRARY created to sell radical literature has been serving the community for over 40 years. October Books was created in order to provide radical alternative literature to what was widely available. Claire Diaper, 56, who leads the October Books team, said: ‘The bookshop was set up to provide radical books, to provide alternative literature […]

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An independent bookstore will open on South Allen Street at State College

The Squirrel and Acorn bookstore plans to open at 103 S. Allen Street, State College, in August 2022. Photo by Geoff Rushton | StateCollege.com A new independent bookstore will set up shop in the heart of downtown State College later this summer. The Squirrel and Acorn Bookstore plans to open in August at 103 S. […]

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Strand Book Store has just unveiled its new cafe

New Yorkers will now be able to enjoy their bookstore trips even more. Strand Bookstore, New York’s favorite independent bookstore, has just added a cafe to its iconic Broadway store. The Strand opened its doors to caffeine lovers on June 25, with the new coffee kiosk developed in partnership with the Brooklyn roasting company. “Bringing […]

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Closure of Katong News Agency and Knowledge Bookstore: Other such book icons can still be saved if you do the Raja and not just light like KBW

– Advertising – Khaw Boon Wan once said that he now reads books via Kindle. I never went to his house. I won’t be surprised if he doesn’t have a large library of physical books or magazines. Everything the former Minister of Transport needs to read for fun, knowledge or work is obviously online – […]

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Iconic Strand Book Store celebrates its 95th anniversary in New York!

The Strand celebrates with a caffeine fix EAST VILLAGE, NY, June 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — About Saturday June 25e the Strand Book Store will celebrate its 95th anniversarye year as the largest independent bookstore in New York City. Nestled in the heart of the Village, the Strand Bookstore has brought together some of the greatest […]

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New Chapter: You Can’t Close This Used Bookstore

After tenants were notified in early December 2020 to vacate the Staunton Mall by the end of the year, Know Knew Books struggled for several months to find the right new location. The second-hand bookstore, owned by Bill Burruss of Keswick and Matt Shiflett of Waynesboro, has reopened in Goodwill’s former location on Greenville Avenue, […]

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Another award-winning chapter for the treasured Weedon Bookstore

Celebrations take place at a family business in Weedon which has won a Muddy Stiletto Award for the second year in a row. The Reading Tree, based at The Depot, has been voted the best bookstore in Northamptonshire. Owner Michelle Jay said: “Muddy Stilettos’ philosophy is to celebrate and support the most unique, interesting and […]

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Comic Book Store plans to grow through franchise model across India, reveals founder Hamza Sayed

Comics have existed in India since the days of Indian independence. The comics industry is a big niche industry all over the world, but it is more popular outside of India, especially in the US, Japan, Canada, UK, and elsewhere. Although India also has a plethora of comics, the youth are more interested in international […]

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Sangster’s Book Store launches digital cards for eStore takeover

Sangster’s Book Store is increasing its online footprint and continued its digital journey with the launch of digital gift cards. In conjunction with online gifting platform BlinkSky Jamaica, customers have another mechanism to purchase items from Sangster’s Book Shop online store, officially launched in June 2021. “We are always keen to improve our customers’ shopping […]

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Bookstore in Naperville, Illinois says someone is hiding its books featuring people of color and notifying the police department of the incidents

NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WLS) – Employees at Anderson Bookstore in Naperville have been keeping a closer eye on their store shelves for the past few weeks when they noticed something was wrong. “They kind of put things together and realized there was a pattern,” said Ginny Wehrli-Hemmeter, director of events and marketing at Anderson Bookstore. They […]

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Lexington comic book store that employs people with disabilities is booming

LEXINGTON – He loves telling jokes, superheroes and video games. Omar Masood is the owner of Omar’s Cartoon World. Omar has Down syndrome and in his store he employs other people like him who might have struggled to find employment. “I hired some of my friends and family here. They love me,” Omar said. “We’ve […]

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Eastbourne gets its third comic book store with another Scorch Comics

| Eastbourne Scorch Comics, on the south coast of England, is due to reopen its former store after being closed for two and a half years. The comic book shop had previously moved to the nearby neighborhood Beacon Mall, but now he will have a grand reopening of his original store on Grove Road on […]

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Closing of a second-hand bookstore in the Bras Basah complex by July due to high rental costs

Closure of Bras Basah Complex Knowledge Center by July Many of us may remember going to the Bras Basah complex and visiting the welcoming bookstores with our parents when we were young and excited. However, as we age, those happy journeys have become rare. People tend to read fewer books these days because of social […]

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New Hope Comic Book Store Finds a Niche in Northwest Suburbs

4:58 p.m. | Monday, June 6, 2022 Rockhopper Comics and Games One of a Kind in the Northwest Suburbs At Rockhopper Comics and Games in New Hope, you’ll find Jeff Spain leading a meeting of members playing Dungeons and Dragons. “It’s not just a strict board game or a fight, it’s kind of a theater […]

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Victoria Bookstore Hosts Book Launch June 11 – Saanich News

Munro’s Books is holding its first in-store book launch since the June 11 pandemic with Ordinary Monsters by local author JM Miro, also known as Steven Price. (Courtesy of Munro Books) Victoria Bookstore hosts book launch on June 11 The launch of Ordinary Monsters marks the first in-store event […]

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Amazon will stop selling Kindle e-readers and launch an e-book store in China

SHANGHAI: Amazon.com said it will stop supplying retailers in China with its Kindle e-readers from Thursday and close its Kindle e-bookstore there next year, in the latest withdrawal of a U.S. tech company from the restrictive Chinese market. Amazon announced the decision on its official WeChat account on Thursday, saying it was adjusting the strategic […]

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11 Strategies to Help You Rank Your Online Comic Store

Some may argue that television and online platforms have a negative impact on print media like newspapers, magazines, books, and comics. However, this assumption has never been so far from the truth. The allure of holding that first edition comic book and feeling the pages of paper will never fade. Digital platforms play an important […]

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Book Buyers relaunches its second-hand bookstore in Plaza Midwood

Philip Petty browses the aisles of Book Buyers on Wednesday at the new second-hand bookshop’s Eastway Crossing shopping centre. Catherine Muccigrosso [email protected] Prologue In early December, a family used bookstore in Charlotte received some bad news. The rent for their long-standing location has doubled for book buyers. They moved to a new location just down […]

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Llanelian author celebrates successful signing event at Llandudno Bookshop

A BOOK signing event took place in Llandudno last weekend to coincide with an author’s release of Llanelian’s second published novel. Christopher Kerr’s ‘The Barbarossa Secret’ became available for purchase on Saturday May 28 and on the same day, from 11am, he signed copies at Waterstones in Llandudno, on Mostyn Street. The book, which weaves […]

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A Used Bookstore Just Started Its First Chapter in the Okanagan | infonews

Wayside Select Books & Art in Osoyoos. Image Credit: SUBMITTED/Dan Williams May 29, 2022 – 6:07 p.m. A new bookstore in Osoyoos aims to prove that there is a strong appetite for reading old-fashioned stories. Dan Williams and his wife coordinate waste prevention programs and […]

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Fire engulfs cafe, bookstore and coaching centers

Indore (Madhya Pradesh) A major fire broke out at a cafe, a bookstore and two training centers in the Bhanwarkuan area on Friday morning, in which property worth thousands of euros was destroyed. Fortunately, no casualties were reported. A fire official said the fire started from a cafe near Vishnupuri settlement and girls residing at […]

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Raven Book Store in Lawrence named Bookstore of the Year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Raven Book Store, an independent bookstore in Lawrence, has been named The weekly publishers Bookstore of the year 2022. Bookstores across the country were considered, but this year’s honor is in the heartland of the Midwest. The Raven, as regulars call it, began as a mystery bookstore in 1987. Signs on […]

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Got an old Kindle? These models will lose access to the e-book store

Amazon sends emails to owners of older Kindle models, notifying them that their e-readers will soon lose access to the e-book store. Older Amazon’s Kindle devices will soon lose access to Amazon’s eBook store. This means that the convenience of browsing and ordering new e-books from some Kindle e-readers will no longer be possible. This […]

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Older Amazon Kindle devices will stop supporting the eBook store, but here’s what you can do

Amazon Kindle is undoubtedly the most popular e-book reader in the market and has been around since 2007 as a trusted e-book reader for many people around the world. Now, however, Amazon is ending support for old Kindle e-book readers to access its store, according to a report. According to an email to users of […]

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Galactic Comics moves to Florence, becoming the 2nd largest comic book store in the United States

FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) — Florence is poised to become the second-largest comic book store in the United States. Galactic Comics owner Dale Poston and his team spent the weekend carpeting and renovating their new, expanded store at 1721 W. Palmetto St. “That’s 14,200 feet of retail space,” Poston said. “We’ll probably have 10,000 toys here, […]

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The library’s bookstore gets a makeover and extends its opening hours | Lifestyles

The Transylvania County Library’s Second Story Bookstore has a new look and expanded hours, along with an ever-changing selection of gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and puzzles. All sales help the Friends of the Library pay for the free programs offered at the library. Located on the upper floor of the library at 212 S. […]

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Small bookstore opened in a new, larger location within the Library Booth

For nearly 50 years, patrons of the CH Booth Library have been invited to not only borrow items from the library’s extensive inventory, but have also been able to purchase books, games, puzzles, note cards and more. Again. Thanks to an idea that began as a one-day book sale to raise funds for the library, […]

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Portsmouth Bull Moose music, film and book shop moves to new location

PORTSMOUTH — Frequent shoppers at bull moose were notified of major news regarding the local record store recently. A late-night email from the company had a catchy header: “We’re moving to a new house!” “This new location will not only include plenty of free parking, but will allow us to add more things you love!” […]

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Florence will soon host the largest comic book store on the East Coast | Local News

STAFF REPORTS FLORENCECS – Bigger isn’t always better, but in the world of superheroes, and for Florence’s galactic comics, it certainly doesn’t hurt. “A very, very dramatic expansion. Our current location is 3,200 square feet of retail floor space, totaling approximately 4,000 square feet,” said owner Dale Poston. “We are coming into a nearly 18,000 […]

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Famous Kingston comic book store moves to new Uptown space

If you’ve been in Midtown Kingston looking for World’s End Comics for the past few days, you might have been surprised they weren’t there. Fear not, World’s End Comics has not gone away. They moved to a brand new location. Midtown Kingston’s loss is Uptown Kingston’s gain. You can still go to your favorite comic […]

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Quarantine Book Club exhibit now underway at The Great Escape Book Store as part of Scotiabank’s CONTACT Photography Festival – Beach Metro Community News

Lisa Fox and Jessica Kalmar are the creators of the Quarantine Book Club exhibition currently taking place in the garage behind The Great Escape Book Store on Kingston Road. Inset photos: a photo of Jessica Kalmar. The Quarantine Book Club photo exhibition is now taking place in the garage at the back of the Great […]

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Suspects in Niagara Falls comic book store robbery wanted by police

Preferred region How does this work? By Nathan Sager Published on May 9, 2022 at 4:51 p.m. Police released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted for a $20,000 theft from a comic book store in Niagara Falls a week ago. Through a news release, the Niagara Regional Police Service said officers responded to a report […]

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Detectives investigate comic book store break-in in Niagara Falls

On May 2, 2022 at approximately 10:53 p.m., uniformed officers from District 2 – Niagara Falls of the Niagara Regional Police Department responded to a report of a break and enter at a comic book store on Lundy’s Lane near Lowell Ave at Niagara Falls. Officers and a K9 unit arrived on the scene […]

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Comic Book Store Galt Celebrates 20 Years of Free Comics May 7 in New Location

The Cambridge Comics Shop will hold a free comics day at its new Galt town center location Superheroes, anime, sci-fi oh my! Retro Rocket Comics and Toys is gearing up for Free comic daythis Saturday, May 7, at their new location in downtown Galt. “It’s always great to see the kids and give away free […]

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Steamboat Bar and Bookstore Collaborate on Community Book Club

The Barley, pictured above, is collaborating with Off the Beaten Path to create a community book club that kicks off next week with the book ‘Antler Dust’ by Colorado author Mark Stevens.Dylan Anderson / Steamboat Pilot and Today “Antler Dust,” by Colorado author Mark Stevens, will be the first book discussed in a new book […]

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History in the Making at McGahern’s Rare Antiquarian Bookstore

If the vibe of Patrick McGahern’s Antiquarian Bookstore seems out of step with the rest of the world, so be it. Surrounded by old leather-bound books stacked floor to ceiling on wooden shelves, Liam McGahern would look like a Victorian gentleman, if he wore the right clothes, a 19and century walking suit and a top […]

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Chapter One Book Store Unveils New Logo | Local News

Chapter One Book Store in Hamilton has a community heritage, and the new owners unveiled a new logo to two dozen bibliophiles on Saturday, including nearly a dozen “bookstore kids.” Former bookseller Russ Lawrence presented information on the existing logo. He and his wife Jean Matthews owned the bookstore from 1986 to 2009. “When we […]

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Queer-owned Tubby & Coo’s bookstore will reopen its storefront on Saturday after two years | The last | Weekly Gambit

Tubby & Coo’s Mid-City Bookstore has been through a lot in the past two years with the pandemic, moves and a broken pipe flooding the new building. But after operating largely online for the past two years, owner Candice Huber is opening her new storefront on Saturday. The gay-owned bookstore’s new location is at 432 […]

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Queer-owned Tubby & Coo’s bookstore will reopen its storefront on Saturday after two years | Events

Tubby & Coo’s Mid-City Bookstore has been through a lot in the past two years with the pandemic, moves and a broken pipe flooding the new building. But after operating largely online for the past two years, owner Candice Huber is opening her new storefront on Saturday. The gay-owned bookstore’s new location is at 432 […]

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Advisor and author Alison Neihardt arrives at Olivet Bookstore | News, Sports, Jobs

Alison Neihardt’s new book is titled “Helping Kids to Thrive, Not Just Survive, After Trauma.” ALPENA — Northern Michigan consultant and author Alison Neihardt will visit Olivet Book & Gift for a book signing on Saturday, May 7. The event will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Olivet, at the corner of […]

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Popular children’s author to visit Ardrossan bookstore next month

ARDROSSAN’s Seahorse Bookstore will welcome children’s author Lorraine Johnston next month. Lorraine, who is writer-in-residence at Dundonald Castle, has written four children’s books, with proceeds from three of the books going to local charities like Whiteleys Retreat as well as Charity Air Ambulance Scotland and the Scottish Wildlife Trust. Lorraine’s work took her across the […]

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Friends of Conyers Library pre-opening sale scheduled for 23 April – On Common Ground News

CONYERS, GA — The Friends of the Library of the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library will hold a pre-sale on Saturday April 23, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., during the Unidos Latino Association Citywide Community Health Fair in the Conyers-Rockdale Library parking lot. The event kicks off the grand opening sale of the Friends bookstore, […]

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Houlton community mourns the passing of iconic downtown bookstore owner

HOULTON, Maine – Lynn York has worn many hats in her life, but it is her passion for the Houlton community that is remembered most. His warm smile and desire to see the town grow has drawn generations to the downtown Houlton family bookstore for nearly five decades. He was also integral in bringing a […]

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Boulder Book Store employees, customers and friends remember Buster Keenan

In the early hours of the morning shortly after the Boulder Book Store opened, David Bolduc sat in the office of his beloved friend, Buster Keenan, reminiscing about the impact he had had on those around him. “For all his adorable features, he couldn’t get rid of anything,” Bolduc, the bookstore owner, joked as he […]

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Cats now sold at BC Bookstore thanks to new Adopt-A-Cat Scheme – Surrey Now-Leader

Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and now cats. The Book Man has just launched its Cat Adoption Window, a community space where people can view and visit adoptable cats located in the store in downtown Chilliwack. “I always joked that everything […]

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Cats now sold at Chilliwack bookstore thanks to new adopt-a-cat program – Hope Standard

Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and now cats. The Book Man has just launched its Cat Adoption Window, a community space where people can view and visit adoptable cats located in the store in downtown Chilliwack. “I always joked that everything […]

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Cats Now Sold at Chilliwack Bookstore Thanks to New Adopt-a-Cat Program – Chilliwack Progress

Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and now cats. The Book Man has just launched its Cat Adoption Window, a community space where people can view and visit adoptable cats located in the store in downtown Chilliwack. “I always joked that everything […]

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Opening of a vintage comic book store at the Mall of Monroe

Wonderworld Comics is a new tenant in the Monroe Mall, taking the space formerly occupied by Game Stop. Owned and operated by Dennis Barger, the store offers a wide variety of vintage comics, games, toys and Beanie Babies displayed in a retro 1990s style. The Carleton resident, who started collecting comics aged 11, has been […]

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Cats are now being sold at a BC bookstore thanks to new adopt-a-cat program – Coast Mountain News

Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and now cats. The Book Man has just launched its Cat Adoption Window, a community space where people can view and visit adoptable cats located in the store in downtown Chilliwack. “I always joked that everything […]