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Standing in The Travel Aisle

There is nothing in this life that makes me feel quite the way I do when I’m standing the travel aisle of a bookstore. It’s a mixture of frenzied wonderment and pure awe, but somehow I feel so calm. 194 more words


A Special Day 

Dear Anonymous,

It’s been a while since I posted and for that I apologize. However, today was Independent Bookstore day & Free Comic book day! (And how can I not post about that?) In their honor, we visited some of our favorite shops. 59 more words


Itaewon: The Neighborhood Where All of the Foreigners in Seoul Are

I remember, before I ever went to Seoul, I was talking to another foreigner in South Korea who was telling me about Seoul. He said that Koreans were telling him ‘Oh, don’t you want to go to Itaewon, Itaewon is where all of the foreigners are’ and his response was ‘I didn’t come to South Korea to hang out with non-Koreans, I can do that in my own country. 423 more words


Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day - May 2nd!

What started as California Bookstore has now expanded nationwide! Get out and support a store in your area.

Independent bookstores are not just stores, they’re community centers and local anchors run by passionate readers.

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The Village Booksmith

In honor of the first National Independent Bookstore Day on May 2nd, I’d like to show off my hometown’s very own, one-of-a-kind, Village Booksmith.

 There are nook and crannies and soft seats….and books! 98 more words


Bluebird Books

Today is Independent Bookstore Day, celebrated by bookstores all over the country, including my own favorite local bookstore Bluebird Books of Hutchinson, Kansas.  In honor of this day full of special events, I thought I would give you a little tour of the store, because it is just that cute! 128 more words


Lesson for a Bookstore

Some years ago Oxford University Press released an edition of James Boswell’s Life of Samuel Johnson with Boswell’s Tour of the Hebrides chronologically inserted. The Tour… 176 more words