TweetWe’re just a week into November and I’m deeply thinking about the holidays. I look around my store and try to guess what the “must have” books are going to be. While I usually look at books, yesterday I also spent a fair amount time trying figure out what the best stocking stuffers will be […]
Choosing what to keep and what to discard with your store’s high stakes narrative in mind.
Even the shallowest bookseller can be galvanized by the loss of his favorite sideline.
The holiday season at work among downtown neighbors.
Hectic holiday shop afternoons make us wonder when it’s going look as busy to customers as we feel.
Comic relief for the holidays is just one small, square book away.
Selling more books with a “Top 10” list and display for the holidays.
A holiday “to do and don’t” list from a children’s bookseller.
Trimming the tree with 30 teeny tiny literary treasures (plus 2 stocking stuffers for good measure).
An amusing sample of Post-it notes by and to staff members, left behind the register at Cynthia’s bookstore.