Thursday, May 12 2022

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

Paul H. Williams

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

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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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Inside a fantastic new comic book store in Grimsby

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A popular comic book store in Grimsby has moved to a new location after nearly two decades in business. Paul […]

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“Maus” Ban Seeks Sunnyvale Comic Book Store Owner’s Help

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Ryan Higgins usually leaves the heroics to the costumed crusaders found in the books he stocks at his Comics Conspiracy […]

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Opening of the Sweet Haven bookstore in Cauley Square near MIami, Florida

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An avenue of trees with intertwined canopies, creating a wonderful sheltering shade, connects the bungalows in Cauley Square, one of […]

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Final chapter for The Old Book Store in Northampton

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NORTHAMPTON – After 64 years on Masonic Street, one of the city center’s oldest stores has closed. Open since 1958, […]

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A bookstore organizes a cat adoption event | News

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NEW BERLIN — Three cats found new homes on Saturday following an adoption event at Poe’s New and Used Book […]

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Knoxville Comic Book Store Offers Students Free Copies of Maus, an Award-Winning Holocaust Book

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The award-winning Holocaust book was banned in McMinn County for its foul language and graphic depictions of the genocide. KNOXVILLE, […]

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Popular Grimsby comic book store will move after nearly two decades

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A popular comic book store in Grimsby is moving to a new location after nearly two decades of trading in […]

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Victim sues Milford comic book store for stealing rare collection

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MILFORD, CT – A West Haven man is suing a Milford comic book store on the grounds that the owner […]

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Raven Book Store’s future bolstered by employee co-ownership

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Left to right: Kelly Barth, Nikita Imafidon, Hannah Reidell, Mary Wahlmeier Bracciano, Chris Luxem, Jack Hawthorn, Sarah Young, Danny Caine. […]

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Jessica Devin loved the Brewster Bookstore as a child. Now she owns it.

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Growing among the aisles and stacks of books, the Brewster Bookstore has always held a special place in Jessica Devin’s […]

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Manchester comic book store’s call for help strikes a chord among customers | Business

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MANCHESTER – Local comic book store overwhelmed by pandemic and supplier issues is asking for help to avoid collapse. A […]

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Raven bookstore owner sells large stake in his store to seven employees

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Danny Caine, 35-year-old owner of the Raven Book Store in Lawrence, Kansas, has sold 49% of the store’s stock to […]

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Manchester comic book store’s plea for help strikes a chord with customers | Business

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MANCHESTER — A local comic book store overwhelmed by the pandemic and supplier issues is asking for help to avoid […]

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Millionaire owner of iconic Strand Book Store in NYC pleads with public for help as revenue drops

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An iconic New York City bookstore is asking the public to save it from financial ruin brought on by the […]

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Herrick Library’s Used Book Store Solves the Vacation Dilemma

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Christmas Day is less than 10 days away. I’ve been buying gifts since October. Yet there are still gifts on […]

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Hanukkah Gifts Abound at Frank’s Hebrew Bookstore, Grand Judaica | Hanukkah

Paul H. Williams

Chanukah is fast approaching and it’s time to buy some presents. Don’t worry, local Jewish bookstores are full of choices […]

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Clayton’s Little Book Store opens second store in Watertown | WWTI

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WATERTOWN, NY (WWTI) – Bookstores are coming back to the North. The Little Book Store, located on Riverside Drive in […]

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William & Mary opens new bookstore on campus

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The William & Mary Spirit Shop and Book Store celebrated a smooth opening on November 8, 2021 (Courtesy of William […]

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My holiday wish is the reopening of Haslam’s bookstore

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The word “scoop” is news slang for a story obtained by luck or by business. This is when you beat […]

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Black-owned comic book store opens in Houston’s third neighborhood

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Gulf Coast Cosmos Comicbook Co. in Third Ward is on a mission to create a haven for creators and fans […]

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Search for suspect in the heist of beloved Sacramento County comic store

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Sacramento County Sheriff’s Deputies are looking for the suspect involved in an early morning burglary at a comic book store. […]

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BookCellar, a second-hand bookstore in San Antonio, reopens after 18 months of closure due to pandemic

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The Book Cellar will reopen on Friday after an 18-month closure due to the coronavirus. Hours of operation will be […]

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Detroit’s new Vault of Midnight comic book store opens Saturday in Milwaukee Junction

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Click to enlarge Courtesy photo Vault of Midnight’s new Detroit store features a mural by Sintex. Detroit’s biggest and best […]

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Best Of Houston® 2021: Best Comic Book Store

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Best Comic Book Store: Third Planet Sci-Fi and Fantasy Super Store Third Planet is like an overlooked superhero his devoted […]

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Alabama Booksmith Homewood Alabama Bookstore

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WVTM Chronicle 13: Alabama Booksmith Update: 3:09 p.m. CDT September 2, 2021 Hide transcription Show transcript BRITTANY: WELCOME. IF YOU […]

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National Book Store sells 426,000 common shares of Anglo PH

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AREIT Inc. is formerly One Dela Rosa Property Development Inc before changing its name to the current name on April […]

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Manistee Comic Bookstore Joins National Event

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MANISTEE – Rebel’s Sanctuary in Manistee is participating in Free Comic Day, an event that takes place on Saturday in […]

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Tallahassee Bookstore featured in independent bookseller documentary

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An independent bookstore in Tallahassee is among those featured in a new documentary about these local businesses. First, let’s meet […]

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Mid-Valley Live: Local comic bookstore survives pandemic | Local

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Like most small business owners, Matt Ashland has been taken aback by the pandemic. Suddenly some employees were no longer […]

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Irish Bookstore Owner looking for someone to take over a popular business – for a good deal!

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A Wicklow bookstore is looking for someone to take over the successful 15-year-old business. The Blessington Bookstore and Cafe opened […]

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Why Bad Idea Ditched Another Comic Book Store

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| The bad idea is the new comic book editor of Dinesh Shamdasani, Hunter Gorinson, Atom Freeman, Warren Simons, and […]

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The Great Escape Book Store plans poetry gallery to share inspiring stories – Beach Metro Community News

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Katya Nosko, with the Scout dog, from The Great Escape Book Store near the garage where she will be presenting […]

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How Megabrain Comics is rewriting the traditional comic book store

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It’s difficult for Jean David Michel, co-owner of Megabrain comics to Rhinebeck, to remember a time before he had a […]

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Literature and art on display at the Greensboro Comic Bookstore :: WRAL.com

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Parts Unknown is a comic book store in Greensboro whose owner lives and breathes comics. Show transcript JUST BEFORE, >>> […]

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Rex Bookstore officially changes its name as Rex Education to meet the demands of the 21st century learner

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To celebrate its 70th anniversary of service and dedication to Filipino education as a creator and publisher of comprehensive learning […]

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A short documentary on Bengaluru’s oldest bookstore – The New Indian Express

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Express news service BENGALURU: Bangalore has certainly come a long way since the days when it was a “retirement paradise”. […]

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Full of action ! New comic book store opens in Greenpoint

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Minnesota’s only black-owned comic book store focuses on inclusion and community building – WCCO

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BURNSVILLE, Minnesota (WCCO)– The owner of a comic book store in Burnsville makes comics accessible to people of all ages. […]

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Burnsville comic bookstore chosen by Vans for custom sneakers – Twin Cities

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An iconic American skateboarding shoe company this week launched a custom sneaker to support an independent comic book store in […]

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Bookstore Spotlight: Raven Bookstore

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In my heart it seemed to fit so well, ”Danny Caine, former high school teacher and published poet, recalled of […]

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The Berkeley Comic Bookstore aims to be your “go-to place”

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BERKELEY – Growing up in Union, Chris Blewitt and Pedro Pereira, both 40, met in sophomores and have been lifelong […]

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Harvard and Raven Bookstore Used Books: A Tale of Two Bookstores | Arts

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COVID-19 has ravaged the bookstore industry. As the city of Cambridge was closed at the end of March, bookstore owners […]

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Raven Book Store Uses Activism To Build Customer Loyalty

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After George Floyd’s death, Danny Caine, the owner of the Raven Book Store in Lawrence, Kansas, said he “didn’t want […]

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Harvard bookstore publicizes financial struggle, receives wave of support – The Daily Free Press

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Hundreds of local businesses have regularly lost income during the pandemic without their usual foot traffic, and the Harvard Book […]

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Strand Book Store Union denounces further layoffs

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The Strand Book Store union has strongly denounced the layoff of 12 booksellers who were only recently rehired after massive […]

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Westfield Bookstore Fights to Stay Open | News

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WESTFIELD, MA (WGGB / WSHM) – An independent bookstore in Westfield is fighting to stay open. The combination of online […]

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Iconic Strand Book Store to Open Second Store in Manhattan

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Strand Bookstore, the Greenwich Village institution, is opening a second location on the Upper West Side in March. (Photo via […]

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Happy 120th birthday, University Bookstore! Here are some things you may not have known about it

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One hundred and twenty years ago this month, on the nascent University of Washington campus, a group of students realized […]

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Who killed the iconic Normal Heights bookstore? There is a gallery of thug suspects

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Even Hercule Poirot might be baffled by the death of Normal Heights’ most legendary bookstore. Like an Agatha Christie mystery, […]

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PW Bookstore of the Year: Boulder Book Store

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If a bookstore takes the name of the city in which it resides, it would do better to reflect the […]

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