New stores open in Illinois, New York and Kentucky; North store sold to employees; the Paris bookstore on a barge; and more.

Chicago Gets a New Bookstore: The Dial Bookshop opens tomorrow.

Bookstore Opens in Upstate New York: Bookburgh Books has opened in Plattsburgh.

North Carolina Store Sold to Employees: The co-owners of Durham's The Regulator bookstore are retiring next March and are selling the store to two long-time employees.

Kentucky Bookstore Opens this Weekend: Brier Books in Lexington is having its grand opening on Saturday.

France's Floating Bookstore: L’Eau et Les Rêves, or “Water and Dreams,” is a bookstore on a barge in a Paris canal. It been open for business since 2014.

New Morocco Museum Contains Bookstore: The new Yves Saint Laurent museum in Marrakech houses a bookstore and library dedicated to fashion.