This is the first of five weekly book stories already published about Bookselling in the Covid Era. A new one will appear Saturday. Read More
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Sometimes we need a story more than food to stay alive—Barry Lopez. Can books save lives? I guess it depends on what your definition of "save" is. I found this list from a 2017 symposium on Why Books Save Lives held at the convention of... Read More
Sometimes you remember a small thing; a conversation; a question: trivial at the time...which evolves into something much bigger... Read More
Hermitage: The hermit is a mysterious figure in life and lore. I've visited the remains of many over the years. Some are strong individualists—focused loners. But most are kind of sad... Horror: Libraries are seldom spooky. This estate sounded promising. There were hundreds of books... Read More
It had been a whirlwind couple of weeks since first the Young Bookseller had found the ring upon the bookshelf... Read More
The Young Bookseller looked up over his shoulder at the round-faced clock upon the wall. As he focused on it, the long hand... Read More
The day's newspaper lay on the sidewalk outside the front door. It was rolled tightly and a rubber band kept it that way... Read More