A new bookstore will replace closed Booksellers at Laurelwood in Memphis; Dallas's Deep Vellum looking for second storefront; Casa Norberto Libros to open soon in Puerto Rico; and more.
Memphis to Get a Replacement for Closed Booksellers at Laurelwood: A group of investors will open a new bookstore on the site of the former Booksellers at Laurelwood. The space will be smaller, but employ much of the same staff. Opening is slated for mid-August.
Dallas' Deep Vellum Seeks Second Site, Wild Detectives Shifts Strategy: Deep Vellum Books is looking to open a new location in nearby Denton, Tex. this summer and Wild Detectives is shifting to a more tightly curated stocklist.
New Bookstore to Open in Puerto Rico: The Casa Norberto Libros & Cafébar bookstore will open on April 28. The 5,683 square-foot sell both Spanish and English language titles.
Taylor's Books in Charleston, W.V. Burglarized: A thief broke in at night and stole $1,500 worth of silver jewelry from the West Virginia store.
Martha's Vineyard's Bunch of Grapes Bookstore to Move: The bookstore is moving further up Main Street, where it has occupied several locations since it opened in 1964.