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6 Business Ideas That Will Work for Book Lovers

Toby Nwazor | Posted 05.05.2017 | Business
Toby Nwazor

Some businesses may be easier for you to run because of your inclinations, but all business is work. If you are a book lover looking to put the work in, then here are a few suggestions that just might work for you.

10 Bookshops in Europe You Don't Want to Miss

Bart van Poll | Posted 03.25.2017 | Travel
Bart van Poll

Browsing through rows of shelves, perusing copies of books while sipping a coffee and smelling printed paper are your cup of tea too? Here you go with some Old World's great bookshops you should definitely step into.

11 Delightful Tales Set in Our Favorite Place -- Bookstores!

Off The Shelf | Posted 01.21.2017 | Home
Off The Shelf

Half treasure hunt, half meditative experience, time spent in a bookstore is never time wasted.

Ray Bradbury's Favorite Bookshop

Steven Paul Leiva | Posted 07.16.2013 | Home
Steven Paul Leiva

When a great American author recommends a bookstore to you, you would be well-advised to listen. When he does it with enthusiasm and passion, which was the only way Ray Bradbury ever did anything, you would be well-advised not just to listen, but to take note.

The 700-Year-Old Former Church Turned Modern Bookstore

Tom Moran | Posted 05.25.2013 | Travel
Tom Moran

There are numerous spectacular bookstores throughout the world, and labeling one "the finest on earth" is subjective at best. But Boekhandel Selexyz Dominicanen, a 700-year-old former Catholic church in the Netherlands city of Maastricht, is certainly one of the grandest.

Stacking Up: 10 Beautiful Libraries And Bookshops Around The World

BootsnAll | Posted 02.28.2012 | Travel
BootsnAll

Bookworm or not, travelers can enjoy libraries as distinguished architectural landmarks or monuments to a country's literature, culture and history.

Book Justice for All

Colleen Jaurretche | Posted 12.20.2011 | Los Angeles
Colleen Jaurretche

Lending and owning books is basic to culture and the building of community, and essential to democracy. It is a gesture of basic humanity that we cannot afford to lose.

Weirdest Things Said In Bookstores

jen-campbell.blogspot.com | Posted 08.09.2011 | Home

Customer: Do you have a copy of Jane Eyre? Me: Actually, I just sold that this morning, sorry! Customer: Oh. Have you read it? Me: Yep, it's ...

The 8 Best Independent Bookstores In Britain

Telegraph UK | Nina Caplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

[F]or the moment, the death of the independent bookshop has been greatly exaggerated, so I have selected these rather as one chooses books in a good s...

Independent Bookstores In UK Share Survival Tips

The Guardian | Alison Flood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

They face increasing competition, but as Independent Booksellers Week begins, there is room for optimism, says Alison Flood...

Shakespeare & Company, Iconic Paris Bookstore, Launching Magazine And Prize

Publishers Weekly | Claire Kirch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Shakespeare & Company Bookshop, the Paris literary icon originally founded by Sylvia Beach in 1919, and opened by George Whitman in 1951, is launching...