We had a chat about indies, regional literature, and more with Tayari Jones, who was named this year's Independent Bookstore Day Ambassador.
It's Indepdendent Bookstore Day! To celebrate, our contributors tell us about their own favorite independent bookstores from all across the country.
We're highlighting Kew & Willow Books, working to revitalize the bookstore drought in the lively literary community that is Queens, NY.
If you are a shop that sells books, is that enough to call yourself a bookshop? Musings on what it means to be a bookshop, and what Amazon Books really is.
Bart's Books is the largest independently owned and operated outdoor bookstore in the U.S. and is well worth the visit.