Anyone can nominate a favorite bookstore, from customers to staff. The deadline is April 10!
Some days a recurring theme reveals itself in conversations around the bookshop. On this day at this children's bookshop, that theme is the enduring allure of poop.
The editorial director of 'Writer's Digest' discusses the difficulty of taking her own advice.
Diving into the backlist of a favorite indie publisher.
HarperCollins' 50 Bookstores in 50 States Facebook Live promotion comes to Maine.
We were warned we might run out of books, the kind of prediction and promise that usually requires a grain of salt. But in this case....
Real-life childhood events inspired two very different stories from authors visiting Spellbound over the weekend.
A freelancer establishes herself as a professional writer and starts saying no to requests for her time.
In which Linda Sue Park becomes BookPeople's BFF for the day.
The vernal seasons shares her book picks and her thoughts on the loss of one of her favorite authors.
'Nabokov's Favorite Word Is Mauve': a new title for writers, numbers crunchers, Harper's Index followers, and Hemingway fans.
Tips for building a better, and more profitable, visit from a costume character.
Bologna, paychecks, divorce papers, a taco, and other strange things librarians have found in books.
In which we take inspiration from a favorite new concept book.
A contest to save the self-esteem of overused words is here at last.
TweetHello to friendships old and new! This is my first post for ShelfTalker, and I’m so pleased to be here. I’m writing today from the stockroom at 4 Kids Books, with an electric portable heater plugged in underneath my desk and a giveaway towel (promoting a beach book, obviously) wrapped around my shoulders like a […]
Something every manager may want to do.
Fewer words often translate to more work, and the payoff can be deceptively simple but brilliant picture books.
A criminal defense attorney turned writer talks moral complexity in fiction.
Engaging customers through creative sectioning.