Friday, August 12 2022

Hometown Hero: The Carpenters Cup Christian Gift and Book Store and much more!

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THE CARPENTERS CUP HAS JUST CELEBRATED ITS 6TH ANNIVERSARY!!! This store started out as a Christian bookstore, selling Bibles, books, […]

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Titles from university bookstores | Purdue Boilermakers

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Learn more about our sponsor, University bookstore PURDUE BASKETBALL Parenthesis: Purdue Seed No. 8 — ESPN Basketball insider predicts awards […]

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Florida online bookstore aims to give black authors greater opportunities | Opinion

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“We’ve launched the store with 11 writers, whose books will be sold in the store,” Rosemary Cole said of newly […]

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Last 10 business permits filed in Austin, including new bookstore and Tiny Grocer in Hyde Park

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Curious about what new businesses, restaurants and facilities are coming or currently underway in your backyard and beyond? Our business […]

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Portland Shop Named World’s Best Comic Book Shop

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The store won the 2022 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award. It’s the biggest award given to comic book […]

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Milwaukee’s Renaissance Bookstore endures through decades of change

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MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — For some people, reading is a hobby, but for C Kay Hinchliffe, it’s a way of […]

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A unique first poetry collection, a second bookstore at Harvard and this year’s Thoreau Prize winners

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Christie Towers’ new collection of poetry is in conversation with Hildegard of Bingen.Spuyten Duyvil Verses of visions A vision emerges […]

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Strand Book Store to host ‘The Music Never Ends’ literary event with Peter Shapiro and David Fricke

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Strand Book Store to host ‘The Music Never Ends’ literary event with Peter Shapiro and David Fricke Strand Book Store […]

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Popular Cambridge bookstore opens second location in downtown Boston

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The Harvard Book Store announced Monday (July 18) plans to open a second location five times the size of its […]

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Tiny Grocer and bookstore will come to Hyde Park in Austin in 2023

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Going to the post office stinks, and no, that’s not an advertisement for Stamps.com. But for residents of Hyde Park, […]

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Harvard Book Store to open new location at Prudential Center

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Local The second branch of the bookstore is expected to open in the spring of 2023. David L. Ryan/The Boston […]

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Harvard Book Store will open a second location, this one at Pru

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In spring 2023, a beloved Cambridge literary institution will add a second home across the Charles. Harvard Book Store on […]

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7-story building to replace beloved downtown Sacramento bookstore

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There is another large building under construction for downtown Sacramento. And this one will replace a beloved community library. Anthem […]

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The bookstore continues on Main Street with a new look, a new name

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A Novel Escape is located at 60 East Main Street where the former Books Unlimited used to be. Deena C. […]

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Owning an independent bookstore isn’t easy; where is it?

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Verbatim Books is not only surviving, but also thriving with lineups in North Park. SAN DIEGO – If you have […]

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Dwight Williamson: The story of a bookstore parallels the story of downtown Logan | Opinion

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It’s no secret that I enjoy writing about almost all aspects of history, but especially local history. Call me quirky, […]

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An independent bookstore will open on South Allen Street at State College

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The Squirrel and Acorn bookstore plans to open at 103 S. Allen Street, State College, in August 2022. Photo by […]

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Deep River Bookstore offers free bike repair station to promote alternative transport

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DEEP RIVER — An independent used bookseller along the Connecticut River has created a free bike repair station for cyclists […]

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Opening of a new bookstore in Zumbrota

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ZUMBROTA, Minn. (KTTC) — Zumbrota Literary Society is the name of the city’s new second-hand bookstore. On Friday, community members […]

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10 Summer Reads Chosen by the Experts at Ragged-Cover Bookstores

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Local newsletter is your free, daily guide to living in Colorado. For the locals, by the locals. Register today! The […]

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Redevelopment poses new challenge for popular games and comics stores – Decaturish

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This story has been updated. Editor’s note: This story first appeared in the July 1 Decaturish electronic edition. The electronic […]

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Portswood Bookstore has been around for over 40 years

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A LIBRARY created to sell radical literature has been serving the community for over 40 years. October Books was created […]

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Strand Book Store has just unveiled its new cafe

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New Yorkers will now be able to enjoy their bookstore trips even more. Strand Bookstore, New York’s favorite independent bookstore, […]

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Closure of Katong News Agency and Knowledge Bookstore: Other such book icons can still be saved if you do the Raja and not just light like KBW

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– Advertising – Khaw Boon Wan once said that he now reads books via Kindle. I never went to his […]

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Iconic Strand Book Store celebrates its 95th anniversary in New York!

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The Strand celebrates with a caffeine fix EAST VILLAGE, NY, June 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — About Saturday June 25e the […]

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New Chapter: You Can’t Close This Used Bookstore

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After tenants were notified in early December 2020 to vacate the Staunton Mall by the end of the year, Know […]

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Another award-winning chapter for the treasured Weedon Bookstore

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Celebrations take place at a family business in Weedon which has won a Muddy Stiletto Award for the second year […]

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Sangster’s Book Store launches digital cards for eStore takeover

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Sangster’s Book Store is increasing its online footprint and continued its digital journey with the launch of digital gift cards. […]

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Tattered Cover Opens New Bookstore in Southern Colorado

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Tattered Cover is moving into a historic building in Colorado this week. COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado — One of Colorado’s largest […]

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EveryLibrary Launches The Banned Books Store, The Internet’s Most Comprehensive Banned Books Store

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EveryLibrary, the 501C4 political action committee dedicated to building voter support for libraries, has announced the launch of their banned […]

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Bookstore in Naperville, Illinois says someone is hiding its books featuring people of color and notifying the police department of the incidents

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NAPERVILLE, Ill. (WLS) – Employees at Anderson Bookstore in Naperville have been keeping a closer eye on their store shelves […]

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Lexington comic book store that employs people with disabilities is booming

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LEXINGTON – He loves telling jokes, superheroes and video games. Omar Masood is the owner of Omar’s Cartoon World. Omar […]

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Eastbourne gets its third comic book store with another Scorch Comics

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| Eastbourne Scorch Comics, on the south coast of England is to reopen its old store after two and a […]

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A comic book store rises from the ashes – Herald Democrat

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By Dwayne Wilder For the Herald Democrat A fire in Kelly Square on Halloween in 2021 moved stores inside the […]

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Amazon will stop selling Kindle e-readers and launch an e-book store in China

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SHANGHAI: Amazon.com said it will stop supplying retailers in China with its Kindle e-readers from Thursday and close its Kindle […]

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11 Strategies to Help You Rank Your Online Comic Store

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Some may argue that television and online platforms have a negative impact on print media like newspapers, magazines, books, and […]

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Llanelian author celebrates successful signing event at Llandudno Bookshop

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A BOOK signing event took place in Llandudno last weekend to coincide with an author’s release of Llanelian’s second published […]

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Book Buyers relaunches its second-hand bookstore in Plaza Midwood

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Philip Petty browses the aisles of Book Buyers on Wednesday at the new second-hand bookshop’s Eastway Crossing shopping centre. Catherine […]

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Images Retail – May 2022

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The description 70% of retailers and 58% of suppliers say responsiveness to consumer and market trends is the key to […]

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A Used Bookstore Just Started Its First Chapter in the Okanagan | infonews

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Wayside Select Books & Art in Osoyoos. Image Credit: SUBMITTED/Dan Williams May 29, 2022 – 6:07 […]

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Raven Book Store in Lawrence named Bookstore of the Year

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Raven Book Store, an independent bookstore in Lawrence, has been named The weekly publishers Bookstore of […]

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Fire engulfs cafe, bookstore and coaching centers

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Indore (Madhya Pradesh) A major fire broke out at a cafe, a bookstore and two training centers in the Bhanwarkuan […]

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Got an old Kindle? These models will lose access to the e-book store

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Amazon sends emails to owners of older Kindle models, notifying them that their e-readers will soon lose access to the […]

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Raven Book Store selected as Publishers Weekly Bookstore of the Year – The Lawrence Times

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Share this post or save it for later The Raven Book Store has been shortlisted for the biggest award a […]

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Older Amazon Kindle devices will stop supporting the eBook store, but here’s what you can do

Paul H. Williams

Amazon Kindle is undoubtedly the most popular e-book reader in the market and has been around since 2007 as a […]

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Galactic Comics moves to Florence, becoming the 2nd largest comic book store in the United States

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FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) — Florence is poised to become the second-largest comic book store in the United States. Galactic Comics […]

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The library’s bookstore gets a makeover and extends its opening hours | Lifestyles

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The Transylvania County Library’s Second Story Bookstore has a new look and expanded hours, along with an ever-changing selection of […]

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Columbia DDRC will review proposed bookstore and hotel

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The City of Columbia’s Design and Development Review Board meets Thursday, May 19 to review proposed plans COLUMBIA, SC — […]

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Small bookstore opened in a new, larger location within the Library Booth

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For nearly 50 years, patrons of the CH Booth Library have been invited to not only borrow items from the […]

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Quarantine Book Club exhibit now underway at The Great Escape Book Store as part of Scotiabank’s CONTACT Photography Festival – Beach Metro Community News

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Lisa Fox and Jessica Kalmar are the creators of the Quarantine Book Club exhibition currently taking place in the garage […]

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a new restaurant opens in South Shreveport

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Hello Shreveport and welcome to Business in the 318. It’s been a week of business for the Shreveport-Bossier area, from […]

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The beloved comic book store will close on Buchanan Street after more than 30 years

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The store will close after more than 30 years on Buchanan Street. (Image by Waldermar Brandt on Unsplash.) A POPULAR […]

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Comic Book Store Galt Celebrates 20 Years of Free Comics May 7 in New Location

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The Cambridge comic book store will hold a free comic book day at its new Galt town center location Superheroes, […]

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Banbury’s comic book store – Collectors Assemble – will host a Free Comic Book Day event

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Collectors Assemble are holding a Free Comic Book Day event on Saturday May 7 at their Church Lane store in […]

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History in the Making at McGahern’s Rare Antiquarian Bookstore

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If the vibe of Patrick McGahern’s Antiquarian Bookstore seems out of step with the rest of the world, so be […]

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Queer-Owned Tubby & Coo’s Bookstore Will Reopen Its Storefront Saturday After Two Years | The last | Weekly Gambit

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Tubby & Coo’s Mid-City Bookstore has been through a lot in the past two years with the pandemic, moves and […]

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Queer-Owned Tubby & Coo’s Bookstore Will Reopen Its Storefront Saturday After Two Years | Events

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Tubby & Coo’s Mid-City Bookstore has been through a lot in the past two years with the pandemic, moves and […]

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India’s first licensed comic book store opens in Mumbai

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Batman, Justice League, X-Men – these comics were a big part of any 90s kid’s memory. Our parents had theirs, […]

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Advisor and author Alison Neihardt arrives at Olivet Bookstore | News, Sports, Jobs

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Alison Neihardt’s new book is titled “Helping Kids to Thrive, Not Just Survive, After Trauma.” ALPENA — Northern Michigan consultant […]

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Popular children’s author to visit Ardrossan bookstore next month

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ARDROSSAN’s Seahorse bookstore will welcome children’s author Lorraine Johnston next month. Lorraine, who is writer-in-residence at Dundonald Castle, has written […]

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Friends of Conyers Library pre-opening sale scheduled for 23 April – On Common Ground News

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CONYERS, GA — The Friends of the Library of the Nancy Guinn Memorial Library will hold a pre-sale on Saturday […]

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Dawn Treader: Not Your Average Bookstore

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Depending on where you’re from, the words Dawn Treader can mean two things. Either you think of the fantastic ship […]

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Houlton community mourns the passing of iconic downtown bookstore owner

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HOULTON, Maine – Lynn York of Houlton has worn many hats in her life, but it is her passion for […]

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Boulder Book Store employees, customers and friends remember Buster Keenan

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In the early hours of the morning shortly after the Boulder Book Store opened, David Bolduc sat in the office […]

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Cats now sold at BC Bookstore thanks to new Adopt-A-Cat Scheme – Surrey Now-Leader

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Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and […]

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Cats now sold at Chilliwack bookstore thanks to new Adopt-a-Cat program – Abbotsford News

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Peering through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one finds various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and now […]

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Opening of a vintage comic book store at the Mall of Monroe

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Wonderworld Comics is a new tenant in the Monroe Mall, taking the space formerly occupied by Game Stop. Owned and […]

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Cats Now Sold at Chilliwack Bookstore Thanks to New Adopt-a-Cat Program – Chilliwack Progress

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Looking through the windows of a Chilliwack bookstore, one will find various items for sale – books, bookmarks, puzzles, pillows…and […]

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Yellowknife bookstore to close early due to ‘weapon threats’

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Advertisement. The Yellowknife book cellar will close early on weeknights after incidents involving “threats of weapons and damaged property.” Assignment […]

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Owner of Castle Rock Bookstore to Replace Unfunded Federal Book Donations for Elementary School | Education

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CASTLE ROCK – Jennifer Engkraf still remembers her excitement when a national non-profit organization donated books to Castle Rock Elementary […]

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Vernon Bookstore Supports Okanagan’s Most Vulnerable – Vernon Morning Star

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A charity bookstore in Vernon removed a page from the donation manual by sending much-needed support to a local outreach […]

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Titles from university bookstores | Purdue Boilermakers.

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Learn more about our sponsor, University bookstore PURDUE BASKETBALL Word of the week: Back to basics, ball safety and more […]

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San Francisco gets its first lesbian-owned comic book store in the

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Sour Cherry Comics (3187 16th St.) is a brand new bookstore run by and geared towards the LGBTQ+ community. Overall, […]

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Auburn’s Anders Bookstore closes after half a century

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An Auburn institution has closed after more than 50 years in business. Anders Bookstore had been in business since January […]

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Edinburgh’s independent bookshop named Scotland’s best

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The Edinburgh bookshop, located on Bruntsfield Place, has been voted the best independent bookshop in Scotland. The Edinburgh bookshop, located […]

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New Chapters owners hail ‘fantastic’ customers as beloved bookstore reopens

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It was a joyous day for many book readers in Dublin, as the beloved Chapters independent bookstore on Parnell Street […]

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Take a look inside the £160,000 transformation of Sunderland’s former Hills Bookshop into a creative hub

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The much-loved Hills, at Waterloo Place in Sunderland city centre, sold its last novel in 2006 having served countless customers […]

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Bookstore/cafe/wine bar in Milwaukee’s Bronzeville

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A bookstore/café noir and a wine bar planned for Milwaukee’s Bronzeville neighborhood is moving forward with a plan to sell […]

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A fire breaks out in a bookstore in Shivamogga

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A fire breaks out in a bookstore in Shivamogga Firefighters rushed to the scene and extinguished the flame Nrupathunga SK, […]

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4 Strange Things This Lowell Bookstore Found In Donated Books

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As spring cleaning approaches, a good rule of thumb is to always check every pocket, secret compartment, or between the […]

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Downtown Children’s Bookstore Adds Manager | News, Sports, Jobs

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Photo provided to The Times Observer Deena Winters has been selected as manager of Kids Town Books, […]

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Mc Wants Fir Against Bookstore Owners For Stopping Demolition | News Ludhiana

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Ludhiana: Officials from the building branch of the Municipal Corporation (MC) have recommended FIR against the owners of the College […]

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Comic Book Store Owner Explains Why Readers Buy Comics Before ‘The Batman’ Releases | Lehigh Valley Regional News

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WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. — From the big screen to the store shelf, DC Comics’ Batman is back in the spotlight. […]

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Closure of Oakley Children’s Bookstore, planning for continued community initiatives

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A popular children’s bookstore in Oakley is closing later this month. Blue Manatee Literacy Project and Bookstore said it has […]

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March 2 – Stand With Ukraine T-shirts; new comic book store; Fort Wayne Food Tours | Columnists

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Morisson-Agen wondered what he could do to help Ukraine, which is under attack from the invading Russian forces. The owner […]

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The Raven Book Store Bestsellers for March 1, 2022 (Sponsored Post) – The Lawrence Times

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Share this post or save it for later Note from The Times: This bestseller list comes directly to us from […]

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Mariska Hargitay and Hillary Clinton pictured leaving Manhattan bookstore

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Law and Order star Mariska Hargitay and Hillary Clinton were pictured leaving a Lower Manhattan bookstore after filming for an […]

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Lakewood Book Store Changes Name | News, Sports, Jobs

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LAKEWOOD – The bookstore formerly known as Off the Beaten Path is inspired by Mr. Roger’s playbook and […]

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Incredible photos of SF’s legendary first comic book store have surfaced – 50 years after we lost them

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He was happy to earn $5 a day when he opened San Francisco’s first comic book store in 1968. San […]

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YWCA Westmoreland County offers monthly discounts at bookstores | Events of regional interest

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In October 2021, County YWCA Westmoreland transitioned from an annual used book sale to opening a year-round used bookstore. Over […]

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