11/11/2010 07:34 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Barnes And Noble Has Become Like Indie To Local Residents

Today, however, as e-books begin to capture their share of the bookselling market, the distinction between big-box booksellers and the smaller guys may start to blur. In Encino, Calif., book lovers are said to be "outraged" by the announcement that their local Barnes & Noble is being pushed out of town by rising rents.The store, apparently, wasn't making enough money to meet the higher costs.