5 Things to Do in Your Favorite Bookshop on a Lazy Sunday

There are few things as blissful to a book-lover as spending time in a bookshop. So, when there’s a lazy afternoon when you can do anything and you’re in need of some new books, you can always go to your local brick-and-mortar bookshop for a leisurely stroll and read. Here are five things you can … Read more

6 Fictional Bookshops Famous From Literature

While it’s not common to have a bookshop near you that contains the perfect combination of sage advice and adventure books (not to mention ladders a la Disney’s Beauty and the Beast), many writers have given us enchanting bookshops within their books. Here are six of our favorite fictional bookshops in literature.   Carl Conrad Coreander’s … Read more

8 Bookshops Famous for Science Fiction

Whether you’re a lover of great classic science fiction by authors like Arthur C. Clarke and Frank Herbert, enjoy newer books by the likes of John Scalzi and Mary Robinette Kowal, or want to face familiar characters from movie and TV tie-ins, science fiction has something for everyone. Yes, you could buy your sci-fi from … Read more

8 Indie Bookshops You Will Only Find in Ohio

If indie book shops are your favorite places to spend time, look no further than Ohio.  When we say ‘indie,’ we mean small and alternative or non-mainstream. An indie bookshop is probably not a chain store. It doesn’t have to have a sofa and a cat, and it doesn’t have to sell new books. It … Read more

8 Bookshops in New York That Your Inner Hipster Will Love

New York is home to a range of people and cultures and is one of the perfect places for inspiration. Book shops abound in the city, and opportunities to read can be found in Central Park or in one of its many cafes.  What makes the eight book shops on this list special is that … Read more

6 Unusual Bookshops You Absolutely Have to See to Believe

What makes a book shop unusual? Its size? Its location? What it offers?  Here are six of the most unusual bookshops in the world. They are not limited to language or region, so if you are an intrepid reader who loves travelling, you can find inspiration for your next few holidays here.  Related: 7 of … Read more

5 After School Programs That Are Perfect for Your Local Bookshop

Does your local book shop run classes and activities after school? Often, there are programs for holidays, but many book shops also have classes in the afternoon after school. These are not just random classes; they are programs that are perfect for your local bookshop on a permanent basis. The only problem might be the … Read more