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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

So, you want to be a bookseller. Well, who doesn’t want to get paid to work in a building full ...

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 ...

The Bookstore of the Future, Installment Three: Stumbling Upon Something Unexpected

In early May, Book Riot Executive Editor Bethanne Patrick kicked off this new feature; last week author and bookseller Erin ...