Nourishing ‘long roots’: In a year, Madison Books has forged an essential role in one of Seattle’s oldest communities
The community was home to the citys first ball field, an amusement park, a grand pavilion that hosted concerts and plays,and a menagerie, which was the site of Seattles first (and likely only) elephant rampage. When store manager James Crossley was preparing to open Madison Books in the …
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‘I Do Not Like Working Too Hard or Too Long’: A Refreshingly Honest Talk With The Witcher’s Creator
The Witcher continues its trek across the countryside. The popularity of the Henry Cavill-led show has led to a spinoff anime called Nightmare of the Wolf, a soundtrack featuring Jaskier’s tunes, and even a 500,000-book reprint of the original series. We reached out to Andrzej Sapkowski, creator of The Witcher, to get
Best books on being rich: Author Patricia Nicol recommends books focused on the influence of wealth
I have often had cause to think that there are few ills in my life that might not be eased by a trust fund. Not the sort of stonking stash of cash that might make a person fret about kidnapping, but a big comfy cushion; the sort of nest-feathering financial security that might allow you to knock off work at 10am to watch telly or go fly-fishing.
New bookstore to open in downtown Hanford
HANFORD, Calif. (KFSN) — A local business owner is turning the page and opening a brand new bookstore in downtown Hanford.Running a business isn’t new for Janie Isidoro. She’s been managing a shop in Visalia for years, but as an author, she always dreamed of owning her own bookstore one day.”I’m a writer, so I had my books on my shelf, but then I started bringing in other books as well,” said Isidoro.
Finalists Named for 2020 PW Bookstore of the Year
Publishers Weekly announced the five finalists for the 2020 PW Bookstore of the Year and Sales Rep of the Year awards at Winter Institute 15 in Baltimore. The bookstores who reached the finals for this years awards represent a broad spectrum of general independent booksellers across the country …