Here’s what’s happening in the world of indie bookstores this week:
Title Wave Books, which opened in Albuquerque, New Mexico, in 1994, will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Independent Bookstore Day, April 27. Festivities will include two author events as well as an open mic.
BookBub released a list of 51 must-see bookstores across the U.S., which included many ABA member stores.
Uproxx published an article called “Forget One-Click Purchasing And Visit America’s Best Indie Bookstores,” which featured many ABA member stores.
Publishers Weekly published an interview with Betty Takeuchi, former owner of San Marino Toy and Book Shoppe, titled “Good Old-Fashioned Bookselling: An Exit Interview with Betty Takeuchi.”
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