April-June 2018: ABA Member Stores Opening/Sold

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    The second quarter of 2018 saw 18 ABA member store openings and six sales of existing businesses to new owners. Among the openings are a seasonal bookstore, a poetry bookstore, and new branches of established bookstores.
     
    NEW STORES
     
    Adventure Bound Books
    134 North Sterling Street
    Morganton, NC 28655
    (828) 475-6955
     
    Bay Books 
    419 North Saint Joseph Street
    Suttons Bay, MI 49682
    (231) 944-6809
     
    The Biblio-Tech Café
    2 South Main Street
    Perry, NY 14530
    (585) 969-4216
     
    Books & Books
    3409 Main Highway
    Coconut Grove, FL 33133
    (305) 477-0866 
    (Branch location)
     
    The Bookery Manchester
    844 Elm Street
    Manchester, NH 03104
    (603) 836-6600
     
    The Book Haus
    863 Interstate 35, Suite A
    New Braunfels, TX 78130
    (210) 833-8167
     
    Books Inc. 
    1875 South Bascom Avenue, Suite 600 
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408) 378-2726
    (Branch location)
     
    KiCam Books & Gifts
    309 North High Street
    Mount Orab, OH 45154
    (513) 964-0070
     
    Little Bookworm
    115 Metairie Road, Suite E
    Metairie, LA 70005
    (504) 702-8455
     
    Main(e) Point Books
    111 Derby Road
    Islesboro, ME 04848
     
    The Mitten Word Bookshop (formerly Battle Creek Books)
    114 West Michigan Avenue
    Marshall, MI 49068
    (269) 558-8111
     
    A New Chapter Bookstore
    922 Washington Street West
    Lewisburg, WV 24901
    (681) 318-3501
     
    Poetic Justice Books and Arts
    1774 SE Port Saint Lucie Boulevard
    Port St. Lucie, FL 34952
    (772) 249-5678
     
    Politics & Prose
    1270 5th Street Northeast
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 544-4452
    (Branch location at Union Market)
     
    Pressed
    1535 West 8th Street, Suite A2
    Erie, PA 16505
    (814) 314-2827
     
    The Shade Tree (formerly Book World)
    522 Oneida Street
    Minocqua, WI 54548
    (715) 358-0880
     
    Solid State Books
    600 H Street Northeast
    Washington, DC 20002
    (202) 897-4201
     
    Split Rock Books
    97 Main Street
    Cold Spring, NY 10516
    (845) 265-2080
     
    NEW OWNERS
     
    Antigone Books
    411 North 4th Avenue
    Tucson, AZ 85705
    (520) 792-3715
    New owners: Morgan Miller, Kate Stern, and Melissa Negelspach 
     
    The Book Haven 
    135 F Street
    Salida, CO 81201
    (719) 539-9629
    New owner: Jessie Smith
     
    Canterbury Book Store
    908 Ludington Street
    Escanaba, MI 49829
    (906) 786-0751
    New owners: Rebecca Bender and Jesse Traub
     
    Prairie Pages Bookseller
    321 South Pierre Street
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605) 945-1100
    New owners: Amanda Bachmann and Amanda Thronson 
     
    River House Books
    208 Crossroads Boulevard
    Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93923
    (831) 626-2665
    New owners: Scott and Jennifer Lund 
     
    Watermark Book Company
    612 Commercial Avenue
    Anacortes, WA 98221
    (360) 293-4277
    New owners: Brandy and Ben Bowen
     
    To report a bookstore opening or sale, drop us a quick e-mail and we’ll include it in our next update.