Sorry to hit you with another blog post only 1 day after the last one. But this is important. Our very local independent bookstore, which has been open for 3.5 years, is going out of business. I passed it today and saw a big banner on the front of the store saying GOING OUT OF BUSINESS. This is really some devastating news. From what I've read, independent bookstores are actually increasing in numbers. In fact, 2 local chains, Books, Inc. and Book Passage, have both opened new stores in the last few months. But it still stinks to have any independent bookstore close, especially one in my own home town!
When I went on their website this afternoon, here is what I saw: