- Bookselling Roundup, Week Ending May 15, 2015
“Speakeasy” Bookshop in NYC Loses Lease: Brazenhead Books, which has operated out of a small Upper East Side apartment for the past eight years, must leave in July.Other News Paulina Springs Store in Redmond for Sale: Because of his health, Brad Smith is putting his store in Redmond,
- In Brief: June 25, 2020
Hosted by the Astoria Bookshop in Queens, N.Y., the event featured Altebrando (l.) and author E.
- Confessions of a Book FOMO Sufferer
If memory serves, she told me it was “deliciously banal.”Hannah Sternberg is the events manager at East City Bookshop in Washington, D.C., and the author of the YA novels Queens of All the Earth (Bancroft) and Bulfinch (Istoria).
- In Support of Indie Bookstores, Dozens of Illustrators Send Art
Brooklyn’s Stories Bookshop and Storytelling Lab has become a fixture for children’s author events since the store opened four years ago.
- Winter Institute 10: Children's Book Highlights in Photos
The booksellers, from The King's English Bookshop in Salt Lake City, met Ryan at the Scholastic Wi10 party Monday evening, held above Pack’s Tavern in downtown Asheville.
- Minimum Wage, Diversity Top Concerns at Wi10
One suggestion from Janet Geddis, owner of Avid Bookshop in Athens, Ga., was to use the emerging leader scholarship program to encourage a more diverse group of young people to become booksellers.
- In Brief: October 7
On the Road with Cinda Williams Chima Author Cinda Williams Chima is currently on tour for the second book in her Seven Realms series, The Exiled Queen (Disney-Hyperion, Sept.), which follows last year's The Demon King.
- Indie Booksellers Incensed as Amazon Breaks 'Testaments' Embargo
The mix-up has incensed independent booksellers, and drawn an acknowledgement, if not a flat-out apology, from publisher Penguin Random House.A number of angry independent booksellers have taken to social media to vent about the fact that Amazon violated the embargo set by Penguin Random House; the
- Children's Authors Renovate Washington Bookstore
The store’s three employees will stay, and the re-opening will include a number of changes at the bookshop—starting with kids’ books.
- The 2015 Edgar Awards: Another Crown For A King
Fish Memorial Award for her short story, “Getaway Girl,” which appeared in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine.
- In Brief: May 13
(in an event with Anderson’s Bookshop),and in New York, the United Nations International School (seen here) and Borders Columbus Circle.
- Children’s Institute 7 in Photos
.): Angela Whited of Red Balloon Bookshop in St.
- Supporting the Indie Wave
Indies First grew out of his experience of being a bookseller for a day at Queen Anne Book Company in Seattle.
- Retail in Seattle: In the Shadow of Amazon
“Bring it on,” says Janis Segress, owner/operating manager at Queen Anne Book Company, who is more than willing to do battle with Amazon.
- Staying Alive: Otto Penzler
On the very morning that I interviewed Otto Penzler in his basement office beneath the Mysterious Bookshop in lower Manhattan, the New York Times reported on a new scientific study that tied reading books to living longer.