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Birchwood Mall is getting a new comic book store and has plans for a bakery

The door being lowered in front Comic Book Zen LLC in Birchwood Mall didn’t stop a handful of people from checking out the new store on Wednesday. Jason Sawyer, the store owner, said he moved to the Fort Gratiot Township Mall from 1217 Griswold St., which felt out of the way and was on a […]

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Fayetteville Comic Book Store Dragon’s Lair Celebrates Anniversary

A Fayetteville comic book store will celebrate over 40 years in business with an event on Saturday that will help a member of the community. Dragon’s Lair began in the early 1980s as part of a flea market before morphing into a comic book store. In honor of his celebration, there will be cupcakes, a […]

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Bethesda Row Bookstore Amazon Customers Can Pay With Their Palm

Amazon Books customers in Bethesda Row can make purchases using their palm with Amazon One. Amazon Books customers in Bethesda Row can now pay for their purchases with their palm. Amazon announced Thursday that it has installed its new Amazon One payment service at three of its stores, including Bethesda Row at 7117 Arlington Road. […]

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The Drama Book Store, NY Pop-Up, tick, tick… BOOM !, To Kill a Mockingbird, Show of Titles and Broadway’s Back – Times Square Chronicles

The Drama Bookstore reopened yesterday at 266 West 39th Street. At the end of 2018, The Drama Bookshop announced that it was closing its doors, which were then on 40th Street. Hours later, Lin-Manuel Miranda, director Thomas Kail, producer Jeffrey Seller and theater owner James L. Nederlander announced that they had bought the store, saving […]

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Bubble tea shop opens inside a comic book store in downtown Plymouth

A lot has gone well for the Ashkar family and their bubble tea business. One of the latest successes came when the family arrived in downtown Plymouth. After opening Z’s Bubble Tea in Dearborn Heights in 2019, they saw enough business to warrant a second store. Having previously lived in Canton Township, they started looking […]

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Mid-Valley Live: Local comic book store survives pandemic | Local

Like most small business owners, Matt Ashland has been blindsided by the pandemic. Suddenly, some employees were no longer able to enter Matt’s Cavalcade of Comics for work, and many customers were staying home. “It was scary,” Ashland said. The James Bond film franchise looks certain to survive Amazon’s takeover of MGM film studios, and […]

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A little boy left speechless by the kind gesture of a mystery shopper in a bookstore

A Waterstone employee said he was “renewed in his faith in humanity” by a mystery shopper who overheard a little boy enthusiastically discussing his favorite books with a member of staff. A mystery shopper’s random act of kindness made a little boy’s day ( Image: East Kilbride News) A bookseller has been amazed after a […]

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Best Comic Store 2021 | neighborhood comics

By Movie… To choose… Bheemla Nayak Black light Butter Cursed Cyrano Da 5 Bloods Death on the Nile The desperate hour Dog Encanto Gangubai Kathiawadi Hotel Transylvania: Transformania Fooled forever Licorice Pizza Marry me moon fall Yell Sing 2 Spider-Man: No Coming Home Workshop 666 To sleep Trolls World Tour Unexplored West Side […]

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Sun City second-hand bookstore reopens

By Irene Nathanson Books around the cornerthe Friends of Sun City Libraries‘ second-hand bookstore, held a grand reopening on May 17 after being closed for more than a year. Board members and bookstore volunteers greeted residents and invited them to browse their favorite used books, music and puzzles at great prices. Fran Flick, a Sun […]

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Books and reading a form of therapy for independent Biloxi bookstore owner

BILOXI, Miss. (WLOX) – For Shereen Kostmayer, her lifelong battles with anxiety and depression kicked into high gear following a life-changing event that happened nearly 10 years ago. 10 years. “My father was actually murdered by someone we knew,” Kostmayer said. “Ever since I was a child, I’ve always dealt with anxiety and depression. When […]

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Why Bad Idea Ditched Another Comic Book Store

| The bad idea is the new comic book editor of Dinesh Shamdasani, Hunter Gorinson, Atom Freeman, Warren Simons, and Joshua Johns. A direct-to-retail publisher, eschewing digital and commercial paperbacks in favor of single-cover comic book sales of big-name comics. That is if you get a copy. And there are rules for what retailers are […]

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There’s magic and colorful history at Penticton’s largest and oldest bookstore – Penticton Western News

There’s something magical about the bookstore on the 200 block of Main Street. A staple of downtown for 40 years, the bookstore is part of the fabric and uniqueness of downtown. With its 5,000 square feet filled with books and movies from floor to ceiling, this makes it the largest independent bookstore in Canada, right […]

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A former Atlanta public school teacher hopes to open a bookstore to help with children’s literacy

A teacher opens her own bookstore A local mother and daughter hope to open their own bookstore. ATLANTE – A former Atlanta Public Schools educator hopes to turn the page on childhood illiteracy. Alongside her daughter, she steps up to open a bookstore to help underprivileged children. She said she feared many young people were […]

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How Megabrain Comics is rewriting the traditional comic book store

It’s difficult for Jean David Michel, co-owner of Megabrain comics to Rhinebeck, to remember a time before he had a passion for comics. However, he still vividly remembers the first time he received his. His older sisters, in an attempt to get five-year-old Michel to clean his room faster, showed him a mysterious brown paper […]

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Literature and Art on Display at the Greensboro Comic Book Store :: WRAL.com

Parts Unknown is a comic book store in Greensboro whose owner lives and breathes comics. View Transcript JUST FORWARD, >>> THEY ARE A FORM OF POPULAR LITERATURE, COMICS. >> TONIGHT WE FIND OUR TAR HEEL TRAVELER IN GREENSBORO. SCOTT MASON TAKES US TO PARTS UNKNOWN. >> Reporter: WHY BD? >> I’VE ALWAYS HAD A PASSION […]

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Beloved Penticton bookstore hits tough times with ‘devastating’ lack of sales – Penticton News

Casey Richardson One of downtown Penticton’s beloved stores has fallen on hard times, with a “devastating” lack of sales as COVID-19 travel restrictions limit their customer base. The Book Shop has been in Penticton since 1974, a go-to for locals and tourists looking to browse the thousands of new, used and out-of-print books. Last summer, […]

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Bitterroot Public Library ‘Recycled Readings’ Available at Chapter One Book Store | Local News

LISA STODD GUMP Bitterroot Public Library The Friends of Bitterroot Public Library works with Hamilton’s Chapter One Bookstore to sell donated books, previously offered for sale inside the library as recycled readings and at a major annual book sale. ‘Recycled Reads’ books are now available for purchase at the Chapter One Book Store. The public […]

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Maplewood Book Store featured on ‘Today Show’ for Autism Month

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — More than a decade ago, Jonah Zimiles left his law firm to spend more time with his son Daniel, who is on the autism spectrum. When he and his wife Ellen learned that the local bookstore in Maplewood was closing, they decided to buy it. Now their independent bookstore, called [words]has become […]

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Tattered Cover opens children’s bookstore in Stanley Marketplace

from Denver Tattered Cover Bookstore will open its first children’s store this summer at Aurora’s Stanley Marketplace, the company announced Wednesday. The store joins a collection of food vendors and shops at the Stanley, a former aviation building where Central Park (formerly Stapleton) and Aurora meet, at 2501 Dallas St. in Aurora. “With this brand […]

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New comic book store opens today in Crossville, Tennessee

| Yesterday, Scott hoffman posted on facebook “Hello Crossville folks, now is the time to open a comic book and collectibles store if you live in or near the Crossville area and want to check me out, I’ll be open from tomorrow morning at 10 time.” SLEY Comics location in Crossville, Tennessee, screenshot from Google […]

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Colorado is home to the largest comic book store in the world

A quick trip back to my childhood brings back memories of sports cards and comic books. I remember boxes upon boxes that I was proud to own. The smell of comic book and sports card stores is etched in my head for life. It seems like everything is consumed digitally these days, but there’s still […]

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Real Crime Bookstore opens in REO Town

LANSING, Michigan – A new bookstore is coming to REO Town, with a selection you might call criminal. “Anything dark that you’re looking for in literature, we hopefully have it,” said Jenn Carpenter, owner of Deadtime Stories. Carpenter moved to the Old Town last fall, but decided to head to REO Town for more space. […]

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Kings and Wilkes announce new bookstore plans

WILKES-BARRE – King’s College and Wilkes University, long linked to the bookstore with a joint deal involving Barnes & Noble in what was once a Woolworth store near Public Square, announced new plans for their stores on campus on Wednesday. In a nutshell, the two schools will open separate stores once the agreement with Barnes […]

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GFWC partners with local libraries and bookstore for fundraiser | News

NARRAGANSETT, RI — A South County Women’s Club launched a special program this month to get books into children’s hands, support an area business and raise money to help local causes. The General Federation Women’s Club of South County partnered with libraries in five nearby towns, as well as Wakefield Books, to make this happen. […]

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Full of action ! New comic book store opens in Greenpoint

Holy resumption of Batman activity, it’s a new comic book store! Cape Town Crusade collectors and Brooklyn comic book enthusiasts can now hide and rush to Greenpoint, where the borough’s newest outpost for graphic novels and superhero memorabilia has opened its doors. doors on March 1, promising to house a unique mix of the latest […]

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The story behind the new Bay View Bookstore

“Everything we transport is organised. We don’t have the mandate of a generalist bookshop”, explains Cris Siqueira, co-owner of Lion tooth (2421 S. Kinnickinnic Ave.), which opened late last year in a former tattoo parlor in Bay View. Instead of catering to trends and bestseller lists, Siqueira and Shelly McClone-Carriere sell foreign-language books, small-press titles […]

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Book Butler started with Palm Beach Book Store and Ben Hotel

The Palm Beach Book Store has partnered with The Ben Hotel in West Palm Beach to introduce a new service called Book Butler. Guests can now order free books to their room. Bibliophiles can choose a title from a specially prepared in-room menu, dial ‘0’, and the book will be hand-delivered, complete with a custom-designed […]

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Minnesota’s only black-owned comic book store focuses on inclusion and community building – WCCO

BURNSVILLE, Minnesota (WCCO)– The owner of a comic book store in Burnsville makes comics accessible to people of all ages. Eric Childs became the owner of Mind’s Eye Comics in 2018, his favorite comic book store for over 20 years. He moved the Eagan Company to Burnsville and continued to fill the shelves with pillars […]

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Covington Bookstore showcasing black authors

COVINGTON, Ky. – A Covington bookstore shines a spotlight on black authors every day during Black History Month in February, with exhibits showcasing the authors and literature that the owner said is a must for the list everyone’s reading. “There have been stories and stories that have never come to the ground before,” said Richard […]

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Harvard Book Store’s Alex Meriwether talks about community and running a local bookstore during a pandemic | Arts

Harvard Bookstore, a locally owned and operated independent bookstore just beyond the Courtyard Gates, has been open since 1932. Known for its author events, unique atmosphere and exciting book collection, Harvard Bookstore is a feature popular in Harvard Square. The Harvard Crimson interviewed Harvard Bookstore General Manager Alex Meriwether about holiday shopping, author events and […]

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Delhi book lovers, rejoice! Full Circle Book Store and Café Turtle set to make a return to their beloved Khan Market

One of the city’s most beloved bookstores will return to its original location. In June this year, Full Circle Book Store announced the closure of its Khan Market outlet due to rising bills and falling revenues. But now, with Café Turtle, the store plans to start the new year with new news. “Initially, we didn’t […]

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Changes underway at Chapter One Book Store; holiday shopping suggestions | Local News

Hamilton’s Chapter One bookstore makes property adjustments, offers shopping suggestions to customers and offers a variety of services. Shawn Wathen, bookstore associate with Mara Luther since 2010, is retiring. Luther has been involved with the bookstore for 16 years. She started working at the bookstore in 2004 and became part owner in 2010. Currently, Luther […]

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Harvard Book Store publicizes financial struggles and receives outpouring of support – The Daily Free Press

Hundreds of local businesses have steadily lost revenue during the pandemic without their usual foot traffic, and Harvard Book Store is one of them. Harvard Book Store is one of many businesses struggling to make money due to the COVID-19 pandemic. COURTESY OF EDWARD EL VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS In an open letter to the community […]

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‘The Company of Books’ Used Bookstore Opens in Del Ray | ALXnow

When one door closes, another opens, and that’s certainly the case with The Book Company, Del Ray’s new used bookstore turns the page and replaces the Book bank in the old town. The new store opened at 1712 Mount Vernon Avenue in Del Ray just under two weeks ago. The Del Ray location is still […]

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Westfield Bookstore Fights to Stay Open | News

WESTFIELD, MA (WGGB / WSHM) – An independent bookstore in Westfield is fighting to stay open. The combination of online shopping and the growing popularity of digital books is partly to blame for their struggle, but after receiving an eviction notice, the store owner finds unique ways to keep the lights on and bring the […]

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Find cheap books in Dallas at this massive bookstore

Texas likes to live by the motto “everything is bigger in Texas”. So much so that even our bookstores are large and filled with a variety of reading materials. Take, for example, Lucky Dog Books, a giant bookstore in dallas where everything is $3 or less. Yes, you read that right! Open from noon to […]

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Burglary suspects foiled by comic book store owner | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis | St. Louis News and Events

PHOTO PROVIDED Martin Casas (pictured with Superman) solved a comic book hug. Martin Casas learned some bad news a week ago – his entire personal collection of 3,000 comic books had been stolen. The thieves had cut the lock on the storage unit to the public storage of Third Street and hauled away ten boxes […]

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Find tradition and tranquility inside Harvard Bookstore

Getting off the red line at Harvard Square is always an experience of excitement mixed with the slightest dread. When visiting the Harvard University campus and surrounding area of ​​Cambridge, it is exhilarating to stroll among students learning from the world’s brightest minds. However, as I walk among the beautiful red brick buildings of the […]

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Best Bookstore 2018 | Half Price Books | Shopping

Winner: The Dragon’s Lair Multiple locations, dlair.net After a runner-up finish last year, San Antonio’s Dragon’s Lair comic book store finally rescued the princess. Founded in 1986 in Austin by CEO David Wheeler, the franchise has since expanded to three other locations in Texas, the most recent being the store at Alamo Ranch (San Antonio’s […]

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Amazon just opened another brick-and-mortar bookstore. The world shrugged

Now Amazon, the online shopping giant that transformed the way people buy, well, almost everything, is taking its next leap forward. The only problem? This step into the future is very much like the past. Starting today, shoppers at Columbus Circle can search for books at the company’s first physical store in New York. A […]

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How to Start a Used Bookstore Online or Offline

So you want to start a second-hand bookstore? Some people see bookstores as a dying business. But with the expansion of second-hand bookstore business models like 2n/a & Charlessecond-hand bookstores may still be a viable business option. How to Start an Offline Used Bookstore Physical bookstores are certainly not as popular as they once were. […]

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The owner of a comic book store passes the torch

Tom Marcone couldn’t leap tall buildings or run faster than a speedball, but he definitely had the talent to build a successful business. Since Bailey’s Comics started in Lindenhurst in 1988, he has transformed the store into a neighborhood mainstay with a loyal multi-generational customer base. “I like to tell people that I got into […]