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Bookselling During A Pandemic: What Fresh Hell Is This?

From starting at a bookstore in January 2020 to working there now, the bookselling experience has changed dramatically (over and over again).

Want To Work At A Bookstore? Here Are Some Tips To Keep The Fun

Love the idea of turning your love of reading books into a job? Here are some of the good and bad aspects of being a bookseller.

5 Ways Working at a Used Bookstore Changed Me Forever

After working a used bookstore for many years, I picked up some strange habits that I just can't seem to shake. Here are 5 of them.

A Bookseller’s Awkward Run-in With Lou Reed

How one bookseller found herself idiotsplaining a certain bookstore bathroom predicament to the legendary musician Lou Reed.

10 Ways to Experience the Holidays Like a Bookseller

Booksellers know how to do the holidays, from decor to gifts to wrapping. Here are 10 ways to experience the holidays like a bookseller.

Beware the Changed Amazon Buy Box: When “New” Books Aren’t New

Why you need to be wary of Amazon's new buy box policy for new books.

Will Work For Books: 5 Tips For Getting Hired at an Independent Bookstore

What you need to know to get hired at a bookstore.

What Aren’t Bookstores Doing?

I recently attended Book^2 Camp, an unconference that describes itself as “a free series of meetings in New York City ...

The Bookstore of the Future, Part V: Sharing, Creating, Consuming Content

This is a guest post by Chris Kubica, the president of neverend media. Follow him on Twitter: @chriskubica. In February ...

The Bookstore of the Future, Part IV: Books in “The Shift Age”

In this installment of our new feature, we talk about the bookstore of the future with…a futurist. David Houle is ...