Here’s what’s happening in the world of indie bookstores this week:
Journalist, author, and blogger Jenny Lawson will open Nowhere Bookshop in San Antonio, Texas.
Bodacious Bookstore and Cafe will be hosting its grand opening in Pensacola, Florida, later this month.
In addition to celebrating its 125th anniversary in November, Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena, California, is rebranding, opening a new wine bar, and implementing a store membership program.
Three Sisters Books & Gifts in Shelbyville, Indiana, was featured in the news segment “Behind the Business: 3 Sisters Books & Gifts in Shelbyville.”
Bookie’s New and Used Books in Homewood, Illinois, was highlighted in an article titled “Book-loving kids form Homewood book store’s first book club.”
Washington Square News mentioned Drama Book Shop, McNally Jackson, Books Are Magic, Greenlight Bookstore, The Lit. Bar, and The Bookmark Shoppe in an article on how “New York’s Indie Bookstores Survive by Promoting Community, Providing Experience.”
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