January–March 2018: ABA Member Stores Opening/Sold

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    The first quarter of 2018 saw 15 ABA member store openings and eight sales of existing businesses to new owners. Among the openings are a book and game store, a children’s bookstore, and a new branch of an established bookstore.
     
    NEW STORES
     
    Aesop’s Treasury Books and Games
    200 W. First Street, Suite 199
    Farmington, MO 63640
    (573) 218-9419
     
    The Book House
    281 Essex Street
    Millburn, NJ 07041
    (973) 564-6262
     
    Greedy Reads
    1744 Aliceanna Street
    Baltimore, MD 21231
    (410) 276-6222
     
    Half Price Books - Beechmont
    454 Ohio Pike
    Cincinnati, OH 45255
    (513) 528-0427
     
    Harris Books
    Raleigh, NC
    (Online only)
     
    Lil’ Books of Piety
    Durham, NC
    (Online only)
     
    Maggie Mae’s Kids Bookshop
    43 NW 3rd Street
    Gresham, OR 97030
    (503) 512-7493
     
    McNally Jackson Books
    76 N. 4th Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11249
    (718) 387-0115
    (Branch location)
     
    Sassafras on Sutton
    108 Sutton Avenue
    Black Mountain, NC 28711
    (828) 419-0677
     
    Story & Song Bookstore Bistro
    1430 Park Avenue
    Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
    (904) 601-2118
     
    Sunflower Books
    Seattle, WA
    (206) 659-8534
    (Online only)
     
    Swell Swap
    Flagtown, NJ
    (Online only)
     
    The Tribune
    (Formerly Books N Things; now owned by Adrienne Cote)
    430 Main Street
    Norway, ME 04268
    (207) 739-6200
     
    Walls of Books
    1281 Log Pond
    Newark, OH 43055
    (740) 364-9181
     
    Wicki’s Wings: Gifts for Grieving Families
    Saint Louis, MO
    (314) 971-8001
    (Online only)
     
     
    NEW OWNERS: 
     
    Bank Street Book Nook
    36C Bank Street
    New Milford, CT 06776
    (860) 354-3865
    New owner: Terry Sherrer
     
    The Bookstore of Glen Ellyn
    475 N. Main Street
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630) 469-2891
    New owners: Shannon Burgess and Gail Dickson
     
    Brace Books & More
    2205 N. 14th Street
    Ponca City, OK 74601
    (580) 765-5173
    New owner: Tara Smith
     
    Burlingham Books
    2 S. Main Street
    Perry, NY 14530
    (585) 237-3190
    New owner: Giuseppe Gentile
     
    Fireside Books
    720 S. Alaska Street
    Palmer, AK 99645
    (907) 745-2665
    New owner: Mary Ann Cockle
     
    Off the Beaten Path
    28 Chautauqua Avenue
    Lakewood, NY 14750
    (716) 720-4917
    New owner: Bob Lingle
     
    The Regulator Bookshop
    720 9th Street
    Durham, NC 27705
    (919) 286-2700
    New owners: Wander Lorentz de Haas and Elliot Berger
     
    Winter River Books
    170 2nd Street SE
    Bandon, OR 97411
    (541) 347-4111
    New owner: Veronica Foley

    To report a bookstore opening or sale, drop us an e-mail and we’ll include it in our next update.