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  • Bookstore News: August 8, 2016

    Stores in Pennsylvania and Washington experience growth spurts; new owners prep for the reopening of a long-time Canadian bookstore; and more.

  • The Weekly Scorecard: Tracking Unit Print Sales for Week Ending July 31, 2016

    PW's weekly look at print book sales powered by Nielsen Bookscan.

  • This Week's Bestsellers: August 8, 2016

    This week, 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts 1 and 2' works sales magic on the seven original novels in the series. Plus a new title based on Disney's 'Gravity Falls' is #3 in the U.S. overall, Dave Eggers's new novel hits our Hardcover Fiction list, and much more.

  • Bookstore News: August 3, 2016

    A New York campus preps for a downtown bookstore; a collegiate-themed restaurant and bookstore in Pennsylvania merge; and more.

  • Bookstore News: August 1, 2016

    The Bronx gets closer to having a winning store; customers petition to keep a bookstore landmark in D.C.; stores open in New Jersey and Arkansans; and more.

  • This Week's Bestsellers: August 1, 2016

    YouTuber Shane Dawson has the #3 book in the country with ‘It Gets Worse,’ the followup to his 2015 debut, ‘I Hate Myselfie.’ Plus Ruth Ware sees success with her sophomore effort, coloring books and ‘The Girl on the Train’ roll on, and more.

  • The Weekly Scorecard: Tracking Unit Print Sales for Week Ending July 24, 2016

    PW's weekly look at print book sales powered by Nielsen Bookscan.

  • Monthly StatShot, February 2016

    Sales of adult books fell 6.6% in February compared to a year ago, while sales in the children’s/YA category rose 17%, according to figures released by the AAP’s StatShot program.

  • Frontlist Fiction Hits a Dry Spell

    No adult fiction title released in the January-through-June period managed to make the top 20 print bestsellers list in the first half of the year.

  • What's Selling at Village Books

    It’s been a busy selling season at Village Books in Bellingham, a city located in the upper northwest corner of Washington State. Children's buyer Hana Boxberger reports on some of the titles that are moving briskly in the kids' section this summer.

  • Bookstore News: July 28, 2016

    A calligrapher tries her hand at bookselling; a bookseller preps to run her town; two U.S. cities land on a list of the most bookstore-heavy places in the world; and more.

  • Harry Potter and the Return of the Bookselling Frenzy

    Harry Potter fans, booksellers, and librarians are getting ready to party like it's 2007: Scholastic is prepping to release 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two' on July 31.

  • NYC's Revolution Books Seeks Cash Infusion

    After raising more than $100,000 to fund its move from Chelsea to Harlem, the bookstore needs to raise another $25,000 to buy more books, add air conditioning, and build an events stage.

  • Bookstore News: July 25, 2016

    A Minnesota mall buys a bookstore; stores in Arizona and North Carolina relocate; the world's oldest LGBT bookstore is reinvigorated; and more.

  • The Weekly Scorecard: Tracking Unit Print Sales for Week Ending July 17, 2016

    PW's weekly look at print book sales powered by Nielsen Bookscan.

  • Finding a World of Good in Used Books

    Both non-profit and for-profit bookstores are funding literacy programs through the sale of used books.

  • This Week's Bestsellers: July 25, 2016

    Daniel Silva’s ‘The Black Widow’ is the #1 book in the country. Plus the fifth dispatch from Chris Colfer’s Land of Stories has the best first week yet of any book in the series, ‘A Stolen Life’ author Jaycee Dugard writes a new memoir, about adjusting to life post-captivity, and much more.

  • With No Buyer, Bankrupt Hastings Will Close All Stores

    A bid made by the liquidation specialists Hilco Merchant Resources and Gordon Brothers was approved yesterday, meaning that the process of selling off Hastings inventory and closing all stores will begin soon.

  • Bookstore News: July 21, 2016

    Rhode Island gets a bookstore bar; BAM's used book concept spreads to two more states; National Coloring Day prep begins; and more.

  • Bookstore News: July 20, 2016

    A liquor store transitions to a bookstore in Minnesota; a feminist shop makes a comeback in Canada; a minimum wage hike hits a California store; and more.

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