Leskie's adventures in furniture moving, featuring some new bookstore fixtures.
A (brown-haired) Goldilocks searches for the perfect six-minute read.
The Years 2018 share their book picks for the first quarter of the year, and reveal the secret of their duality.
Adjusting to the quiet of the bookstore in January can be difficult.
Dreams of a perfect inventory count, gone awry.
Kicking off a new year of reading with a terrific debut from Samira Ahmed.
I've collected some media predictions from a variety of sources again this year. Not all of these are entirely relevant to academic, professional or educational publishing but nevertheless I think they are interesting. Look out for my predictions in the week to come. Show More Summary
Notable utterances overheard at ShelfTalker bookstores during the last week of the holiday season.
For booksellers and publishers, it's a mixed greeting this time of year, to be sure.
Avoiding New Year's resolutions in favor of celebrating the everyday successes of our bookselling efforts.
Closing the year with an appreciation for the series of the season.
Retired gift wrapping titan and Eight Cousins founder Carol Chittenden is called forth by the dark arts to rural Maine.
A chidrens bookseller's letter to Santa Claus, containing her wish list for 2018.
Cards and swearing make for holiday fun!
Trimming the tree with 30 teeny tiny literary treasures (plus 2 stocking stuffers for good measure).
Would the use of dark magic work to summon a retired gift wrapper from a far away bookstore to appear in central Maine?
TweetWe’re in full-on elf at the shop, and the curling ribbon is flying. So, too, are the Post-It notes, as we endeavor to communicate between shifts and team members about new product, special orders, assembly instructions, and all the myriad of details it takes to successfully load the sleigh. Keeping in mind that many of […]
Josie takes some shifts at the Flying Pig and makes some observation about bookselling.
Publishing Software Market Survey 2018 Publishing Software Market Survey Report 2018 Take advantage of our pre-publication discount Purchase Report Introduction:Our first market survey of the software market for publishing and information companies is complete and will be published on January 15, 2018. Show More Summary
Some thoughts on aiding the quest of Phillip Pullman's new Book of Dust in a bookselling eddy.