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bookstores

A sign at Capitol Hill Books in Washington, DC. Among the banned words: Amazon and Kindle. Image by J. Rachel Gustafson Twenty thousand books call Capitol Hill Books in Washington, DC. home. The bookshelves they inhabit will remain their main residence until a book-loving individual adopts them and...
Southbank book fair by flickr user gluemoon “What I say is, a town isn't a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it's got a bookstore it knows it's not fooling a soul.” ---Neil Gaiman, American Gods I don’t think I’m alone in searching out a bookstore in every new town I...