The Fun of Buying from Your Indie Bookseller
November 4, 2012 § 2 Comments
Sure, it’s easy to order stuff off of Amazon, but where’s the fun in that? When you go to an indie bookseller, you get to ask the attractive man in glasses to help you find all the books on your list. Then you get to come back to pick up your special order from another attractive man in glasses and ask him to take a picture of you with the book to send to your blogger buddy. He does so with a smile.
Check out some recent articles for the love of independent bookstores.
- Keeping Their Word: Old-school booksellers fight the good fight! -Weekly Alibi
- The Bookstore Brain -Page-Turner, The New Yorker.
- Politics & Prose Owners Urge Readers to Buy Local at Author Events. -Galley Cat, Media Bistro